August 7, 2016 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Devotion to Orthodox history leads Malaysian priest to Mount Carmel

MOUNT CARMEL — A passion for church history can lead a Christian to wade knee-deep in the River Jordan, stand beneath Juan Diego’s cloak at the Basilica de Guadalupe in Mexico City or take communion at the Vatican in Rome. More...

Churches heap on fun, food

It’s a big weekend for church picnics, with events having taken place at Holy Angels Church, Kulpmont, and Our Lady of Mercy Church, Slabtown, both Friday and Saturday; at Himmel’s Church, Rebuck, on Saturday; and at Transfiguration Ukrainian Catholi More...

Big band charms Shamokin crowd

SHAMOKIN — Nearly 100 people braved heavy humidity Saturday evening to hear the first of two area concerts by the After Hours Big Band. The show was the third installment of this year’s Music in the Park series, which brings live music to Claude More...

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