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Dog Licenses

A representative from the Lackawanna County Treasurer’s Office will be selling 2019 dog licenses at the Taylor Community Library, 710 S. Main St. in Taylor on Thursday, Jan. 24, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Recycling Containers

Taylor Borough is distributing new recycling containers to borough residents at the Taylor Community Center, 700 S. Main St. and will continue weekdays, 1-8:30 p.m. Residents will be required to show proof of residency via tax bill, utility bill or photo ID.

Little League Registration

Old Forge Lions Little League baseball and softball registration will be held at the Old Forge High School cafeteria on Saturdays, Jan. 12, 19, 26 and Feb. 2, noon to 3 p.m. Registration fee is $75; $100 for two playeers in the same family, $125 for three or more players in the same family. A copy of the child’s birth certificate is required for all new players. Children born between January and August of 2015 are eligible to play T-ball.

Basketball Registration

Registrations are being accepted from boys and girls in kindergarten through grade six for the Avoca basketball league, February through April. Interested players can register on Sunday, Jan. 13, Saturday Jan. 19 and Sunday Jan. 20, 11 a.m. to noon in the Avoca Community Center, 800 Main St. in Avoca. Interested players can also call 570-457-1206 or email with any questions or concern.

‘Love, Loss and What I Wore’

The opening show of the 11th season at Phoenix Performing Arts Centre, 409 Main St. in Duryea is “Love, Loss and What I Wore” playing one weekend only, Friday and Saturday, Jan. 18 and 19 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 20 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10; call for reservations at 570-457-3589. Tickets will be available at the door.

Based on a collection of stories by Nora and Delia Ephron, this show ran for more than two years in New York. The show uses clothing and accessories and the memories they trigger to tell stories that women can relate to.

Dean’s List

• Joshua Mies of Duryea has been named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at York College of Pennsylvania.

• More than 1,740 students have been named to the fall dean’s list at Kutztown University. Among them were: Brendan Bordick Lesavag of Old Forge, Bridgette Brandt of Duryea and Madison Stanton of Duryea.

• Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania has recently released its list of students named to the dean’s list for the fall semester of the 2018-19 academic year. Among them were Stephanie Golosky of Taylor, Ariana Liples of Moosic, Morgan Mickavicz of Taylor, Kelly Miller of Moosic, Mallory Puchalski of Taylor, Brian Dalbo of Taylor and Brooke Mickavicz of Taylor.

• Slippery Rock University has announced its dean’s list for the fall semester. Among them is Aisha Aldubayan from Old Forge.