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Guy Cali, retired, entrusts archive to Lackawanna Historical Society

NEWTON TWP. — Though it took him all over the nation, Guy Cali’s career began and ended in the Abingtons. The photographer recently announced his retirement and the official closing of the portrait division of Guy Cali Associates. Seeking to preserve its (read more)

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Fighting the flu

In February, the flu is in full swing, but families are fighting hard. I reached out to Dr. Lori Pietrowski, CRNP, at Geisinger Careworks urgent care center inside Weis Market, Clarks Summit, for her thoughts on prevention and treatment. Below is an excer (read more)

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Civic league plans bingo

CLARKS SUMMIT — The Abington Heights Civic League will present its annual Mega Bingo on Sunday, Feb. 23 at the Clarks Summit Fire Hall, 321 Bedford St. Doors open at noon and games begin at 1 p.m. Tickets are $25 which includes 10 regular games and a door (read more)

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Carving an event

Laura Ancherani, executive director of the Abington Business and Professional Association (ABPA), has helped to plan the Clarks Summit Festival of Ice for the past 13 years. The festival began in 2005, the brainchild of Maryann Nichols and Dorothy O’Conno (read more)

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Melting the ice

It’s a wonder how the ice sculptures at the annual Clarks Summit Festival of Ice can hold their shapes with all the warmth that our families and community bring to that event every year. I am sure the tradition will continue with ICEtendo, the 16th Annual (read more)

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On-court unity

S. ABINGTON TWP. — For the first year, the Abington Heights High School has a unified bocce ball league in which students with and without disabilities come together as a team to compete against other schools and cheer each other on. Casey Beichler, unifi (read more)

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‘Honk! JR’ lands in Clarks Summit

The Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CaPAA) will perform “Honk! JR.” as part of the 16th annual Clarks Summit Festival of Ice. The play will be presented Saturday, Feb. 15 at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 300 School St., Clarks Summit. Adm (read more)

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HS SWIMMING: Ocwieja eyes D2 championships

Jarred Ocwieja and his teammates gathered after their final swim meet for dinner. They swapped stories and recalled memories. For the Abington Heights senior, he reflected upon a career where he has enjoyed the successes, but more importantly the journey (read more)