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Waverly Community House volunteers receive surprise honors

WAVERLY TWP. — For Deena Richmond and Alexandra “Peanie” Johnson, the recognition came as total shocks. Staff at the Waverly Community House recently honored both with awards — Richmond as the organization’s Volunteer of the Year and Johnson with the Gert (read more)

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Community supports pediatric cancer patients, survivors

S. ABINGTON TWP. – Four young cancer patients and survivors joined forces to raise research funds and awareness for pediatric cancer. Kaidence O’Donnell, 8; Matthew Siegler, 13; Matthew McDonnell, 8, and Alexander Tserovski, 9, hosted their Lemonade Fundr (read more)

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A sweet destination for local families

NEWTON TWP. — Young and old lined the rows of strawberries at Lacoe’s Berry Nice Farm Thursday morning, June 14. They filed their buckets with berries that would later be made into pies, jams and jellies. And they popped some into their mouths. “We are go (read more)

Community Calendar: Week of June 21, 2018

UPCOMING JUNE 22 Dramatic reading: Bob Hughes will give a free dramatic reading of Frederick Douglass’ “From Slavery to Master” Friday, June 22 at Hillside Park under the pavilion at 7 p.m. It is sponsored by the Abington Community Library and intended fo (read more)

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The Gathering Place: The little nonprofit that could

We gather pieces of our day. We string them together and call it a schedule. We gather images on Instagram or gather friends on Facebook and view their lives remotely. We gather groceries and check out in lines where no one greets us but an automated voic (read more)

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Abington Little League Benefits Group celebrates victory

JASON FARMER / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Benefits Group won 21-14 over G.R. Noto Electric in an Abington Little League game Tuesday, June 5, at Ackerly field. (read more)

Abilngton Little League names all stars

This year’s Abington Little League all-star selections are as follows. 12-year-olds Abington National Conner Abel Zach Brister Eugene Curtin Thomas LaCoe Michael Naegele Mark Nazar Ryan Nealon Jake Rowlands Andrew Summa Reece Vida Declan Walsh Gavin Walsh (read more)