delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 09 Mar 2014 11:25:29 +0000 Morning Jolt: U.S. adds 175,000 jobs in February Fri, 07 Mar 2014 09:59:52 +0000 In the news

The U.S. economy added 175,000 jobs in February, more than was expected, according to the Department of Labor. The numbers top January's as well. The unemployment rate in February was 6.7 percent.

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The big movies opening this weekend are "300: Rise of an Empire," an R action movie that is a sequel [...]]]> Today in the News: House approves $1B in aid for Ukraine Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Quote of note

"We must remember that the purpose of our pressure on Russia is not simply to punish aggression — and certainly it is not to escalate the confrontation — but instead to move (President Vladimir) Putin toward a resolution that protects the territorial integrity of Ukraine." - Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif., who co-sponsored a resolution [...]]]> Kids to sing National Anthem at hockey game Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:16:33 +0000 News Eagle Reporter
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WALLENPAUPACK – In less than a month, a group of fourth and fifth grade singing canaries from Wallenpaupack South Elementary School, will travel to Pittsburgh to sing the national anthem for the Pittsburgh Penguins game against the Philadelphia Flyers.
    The public performances began several years ago, explained music teacher Jean Shields, when a parent wanted the students [...]]]>
Hospitality students plan benefit dinner Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:04:35 +0000     The dinner, open to the public, is Friday April 4, at the Woodloch Springs Clubhouse.
Callie McGinnis, who is one of the students, stated that their  theme this year is "Pacific Spring Fusion".
   The menu will consist of Pacific fusion cuisine with [...]]]>
Dinner & show at Hawley Silk Mill St. Patty's Weekend Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:02:10 +0000      A captain of words, Greg also conjures up some Mark Twain and David Sedaris, with a story-telling and musical approach that will knock the cobwebs out of your head. Greg Klyma isn’t Irish, but he’s always cooking up articulate and amusing [...]]]> Greg Zyla: Designer and performance cars, and cartoon characters Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:17:52 +0000 By Greg Zyla More Content Now Varvatos, by the way, is the noted menswear American contemporary fashion designer who not only lends his name to the 300H, he OKs and designs the numerous style accompaniments and special touches. The result is hands down one of the best-looking cars on the road today.
As for using designer names for cars, [...]]]>
Silvio Calabi: Toyota 4Runner is the world’s 4×4 Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:14:30 +0000 By Silvio Calabi More Content Now It was sometimes true too, mostly because a lot of cars weren’t that sophisticated back then either. Now, [...]]]> Wallenpaupack South School celebrates Music In Our Schools Month Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:22:38 +0000     The theme for this year’s celebration is "Music Makes Me!"  Each student is completing that statement and their poster can be seen decorating the school halls!
     Every year the month [...]]]>
For 26th Annual Awards by March 10 Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:14:31 +0000             "These awards are intended to honor the contributions that individuals, organizations, communities, and government agencies have made to enhancing the quality of life or protecting the resources in the Upper [...]]]> Gives facts about destructive decisions Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:07:08 +0000    The challenge to find the top 24 young people age 24 or under who are informing and empowering their peers to make decisions based on facts, not rumors, [...]]]> Hawley Library sets Booklovers Ball Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:58:08 +0000       That’s because plans are now underway for its annual Booklovers Ball, slated for Saturday, April 5, at Ehrhardt’s Waterfront Resort on Lake Wallenpaupack, Tafton.
     A major fundraising event for the Library, the evening will be highlighted by music, dancing, a silent auction, and a buffet featuring [...]]]>
Dairy Court contestants wanted Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:53:54 +0000      You may be the next Wayne County Dairy [...]]]> Hawley Spring Run planned June 1st Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:51:13 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor    A copy of their insurance is needed, and the Mayor will coordinate the event with Borough Police.
   The event is a 5K "run/walk" which starts and ends in Bingham Park, using the same route as the [...]]]>
Habitat honors longtime volunteers at Hearts and Hammers fete Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:48:35 +0000      Two long-time volunteers were honored.  May Rutherford received the Habitat for Humanity Golden Hammer Award for her 24 years of exceptional dedication and volunteerism.  Mike Bodick of M.C. Bodick Excavating received Habitat’s Silver [...]]]> Pike County Historical Society joins History Festival Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:47:44 +0000      The Festival, at the Hawley Silk Mill National Historic Landmark, will run from 12 to 5 p.m.
       Pike County Historical Society is in the midst of coordinating the [...]]]>
Journalist to address Patriot Connectors Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:42:23 +0000    The school is off US Route 6, two miles east of Hawley. The meeting is a free forum, open to the public to discuss local, state and national issues of import to area residents.
    The up-coming meeting will host Anthony Antonello, a feature writer for the W-B Independent Gazette. He is an [...]]]>
Table of Plenty Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:38:36 +0000 World Day of Prayer service set Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:34:41 +0000 A prayer service connected with World Day of Prayer on Friday, March 7, will be hosted by the women of Beach Lake United Methodist Church and St. Bernard's Roman Catholic Church. The service, open to all, is scheduled at Beach Lake United Methodist Church, starting with a covered dish supper at 6 p.m. The ecumenical services follows.

Women, men and children in more than 170 countries and regions will celebrate World [...]]]>
Greg Zyla: The AMC French connection Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:10:05 +0000 By Greg Zyla More Content Now I want to also say that AMC was once a partner with Renault before it was sold to Chrysler. Some of the Renault cars were good, others not so good. Just wanted to write you a letter [...]]]> Today in the News: Man comes back to life in body bag Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:36:52 +0000 Quote of note

"It [his pacemaker] could've kicked in, started his heart back. The bottom line is it's a miracle." - Coroner Dexter Howard of Holmes County, Miss., talking about an 78-year-old who was declared dead and then woke up in a body bag. Workers at a funeral home saw that the body bag was moving and found the man alive.

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