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and Happy Birthday to Amber Kinley of Farrandsville.

Word of the Day

Invictive — Insurmountable; undefeatable

Quote of the Day

“Real difficulties can be overcome; it is only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable.”

— Theodore N. Vail

Lou Bernard to lead suffrage tour

Local historian Lou Bernard will give a historic suffrage walking tour on Saturday, Sept, 28 at 6 p.m. The tour will focus on many of the women who fought locally for the right to vote. This tour will begin at the Ross Library and take approximately an hour. It is free and open to the public. For further information, please contact Lou at 570-748-3321 or ross13@rosslibrary.org.

Hungry for pork and sauerkraut?

The 52nd Annual Family Style Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 120 Kendall Ave., Jersey Shore, will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 16, with lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Take-outs all day. Tickets available at Bufforff’s Hardware of Ramona’s Hair Style, Jersey Shore or by calling 570-745-3301 or 570-398-0352.

Fresh homemade doughnuts are coming back

Trinity United Methodist Church will be offering fresh homemade doughnuts on Thursday, Oct. 17. Walk-ins are welcome after 7 a.m. that day. To order doughnuts, call the church office at 570-398-2913 Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to place an order and give approximate time of pick-up on Oct. 17. The cost is $6 per dozen and $3 for a half-dozen.


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