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National Running Center introduces mile-long race

CLARKS SUMMIT — There’s just something about running a mile. The distance appeals to runners of assorted skill levels and experience, said Ryan Siebecker. It’s not too long and proves a good introduction to competition for beginners. The distance is a gre (read more)

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When March came in like a lion

As daytime temperatures tease upwards, Abington-area residents venture outdoors. Our thawing community awakens and stretches its limbs after winter. Temperatures tend to be on a roller coaster during the fickle month of March, notorious for historic blizz (read more)

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Abington Senior Community Center offers activities, camaraderie

S. ABINGTON TWP. — Older adults can enjoy all types of activities at the Abington Senior Community Center. But it’s about more than just having fun. “People watch out for each other,” said Sandy Tomachick, one of the center’s three co-managers. “If someon (read more)

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A woman’s legacy

You’ve heard of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, but Mary Dubill probably doesn’t ring a bell. Yet, my grandmother is as influential on my life as the iconic Supreme Court justice. This month as we celebrate Women’s History Month, we are paying tribute to the women w (read more)

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The Gathering Place holds concert, guitar workshop

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Comm holds St. Patrick’s Day Family Party

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Plates and Palettes coming up

DALTON — The community is invited to enjoy art and desserts at the third annual Plates and Palettes, to be held Sunday, March 31 from 2-4:30 p.m. at the Dalton Fire Company, 109 South Turnpike Road. “I attended a craft show at the Dalton Fire Company and ... (read more)

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CROP Hunger Walk scheduled for April 28

About 130 walkers raised $7,300 at last year’s Abington Area CROP Hunger Walk. This year, they’re hoping to go bigger: 200 walkers and $10,000. This year’s event is slated for April 28 at 2 p.m. at the Dalton Fire Company, 109 S. Turnpike Road. CROP Hunge (read more)

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A bonnie good time at First Presbyterian

CLARKS SUMMIT — One week before Saint Patrick’s Day, the Irish group Poor Man’s Gambit performed at the First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit as part of the Arts at First Presbyterian Concert Series. Maureen McGuigan, deputy director of arts and cult (read more)

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Abington Heights run ends against Archbishop Wood

BETHLEHEM — Abington Heights players gathered along their sideline for one final embrace. Fans and students who have been loyal followers on this two-year odyssey through the state basketball playoffs took a moment to offer an ovation. It hurt, but the ac (read more)