Carbondale native Abby Millon, 17, has come a long way since she wrote her first song when she was in the sixth grade — a student Reflections contest entry called “I Can Make A Difference,” which she composed on her Mac computer.
When Jay Aileo and Curt Stevens first started making and selling their own pierogies and pizza last fall, they weren't trying to start up a business. But that's the way it turned out.
Classic Voices, the Carbondale based a cappella singing ensemble, will begin their sixth concert season, with “The Gift of Christmas”, Saturday, Dec. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in The Greater Carbondale Chamber of Commerce Building, 27 N. Main St.
Christmas Holiday Bureau Co-Chairs met recently to kick off the 63rd year of helping families during the holiday season and there seems to be a great need for donations in the Carbondale area.
Carbondale Area football players and family were honored at the last home game of the 2013 season.
A dozen Lackawanna College students recently donated 23 baskets filled with all of the trimmings for a Thanksgiving meal to a Carbondale-based homeless shelter.
The Anthracite Historical Discovery Center in Carbondale held its "Thanksgiving Museum Without Walls" at the Ben Mar Restaurant on Main Street. Storytelling, holiday crafts and making butter were among the activities.
Each week, the Carbondale News features a "Smile of the Week" — but JUST THE SMILE! — on page 2 in print. To find out who the smile belongs to, readers are invited to visit thecarbondalenews.com, where they will find the full face of our...
The seasonal toy drive sponsored by the Honesdale Area Jaycees is underway and they are looking for help with donations.
William Bea Jr. receives medals previously lost.
The Chamber Gallery, located in the Greater Carbondale Chamber of Commerce Building at 27 N. Main Street, will be offering a full complement of activities to enhance the holiday experience every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. throughout the Christmas...
On Saturday, Dec. 7, Santa Claus is leaving his sleigh at the North Pole and arriving by special train at six communities in the Lackawanna Valley during the "Christmas in a Small Town" program.
Community Bible Church joins Operation Christmas Child to bring joy to homeless children around the world
Special thanks to all who helped fill empty shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child enabling Community Bible Church to collect its greatest number of boxes to date.
The 2013-14 basketball season tips off this weekend with plenty of action.
“Oh, there's no place like home for the holidays,” especially when you treat yourself to one of the Wayne Choralaires Christmas concerts in Honesdale, Carbondale, and Hawley.
Frigid temperatures and a bone-chilling wind did not deter either the participants or the attendees at the Veteran's Day Ceremony held on Nov. 11 in the World War I Veterans Park on Bridge Street in Jermyn.
Recently, several members of Community Bible Church, along with new friends, returned from an inspirational trip to Israel organized by Josh Aaron Manarchuck.
Area basketball squads are in the midst of week two of pre-season workouts in preparation for the upcoming season.
Area residents can purchase a light in memory or in honor of loved ones to shine on the trees in front of the hospital. Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will usher in the holiday season with its annual Love Lites ceremony on Monday, Dec. 9.
The Leadership Lackawanna teen program, Tomorrow's Leaders Today, met recently at Baptist Bible College & Seminary for their first session which included an orientation, leadership basics and an introduction to community service.
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