The theme for this particular Scranton StorySlam is, naturally, Observing Scranton! Filmed at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel. The Scranton Storyslam has been a popular recurring event within NEPA, starting with its first Slam in March 2012 and becoming part of the Scranton Fringe Festival‘s year-round arts programming in the spring of 2016.
On Friday, July 2, 2021, St. Luke’s will celebrate 150 years in our current building. 
Begun in 1866, ground was broken for our second edifice which was designed by renowned ecclesial architect, Richard Upjohn, architect of Trinity Church, Wall St. NYC. Upjohn’s gothic design is what is often referred to as Elizabethan or “Ornamental English.” On October 9, 1867, The Bishop of the Diocese, The Right Reverend William Stevens, came to Scranton to lay the cornerstone. 
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Mayor of Scranton Democratic Primary Debate May 1 2021
Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County
The Center for Ethics and Excellence in Public Service  at the University of Scranton
and The Political Science Department The University of Scranton
Filmed at the University of Scranton’s Loyola Science Center 
with Scranton Mayor Paige Gebhardt Cognetti
and City Controller John Murray

The Electric City Steel Drum Project is all about bringing entertainment to the community, teaching local residents how to play music, and supporting veterans- all wrapped into one! Founded by Frank Torquato, this group brings music lessons to all who are ready to learn.
Lackawanna County Visitors Bureau "In A Nutshell" Whether you're looking to find a relaxing escape from it all or check off some items on your bucket list, Lackawanna County offers four seasons of fun and memories that will last a lifetime. Lackawanna County is the home to the City of Scranton, television’s The Office, and a whole lot of awesome! Known for our outdooradventures, rich history, vibrant arts scene, exciting things to do, and a wide variety of delicious ethnic cuisine—plan to spend a weekend and see how rewarding life can be Where City Meets Country.
The Lackawanna Coal Mine was opened by Continental Coal Company in 1903.[1] Lackawanna County, including Scranton, is part of the Northern Field of the coal region of Pennsylvania and many Europeans immigrated to the area to work in the mines.[2][3]
The mine was closed in 1966 and lay abandoned until 1978 when the mine was converted to a museum, supported by $2.5 million in federal money. Restoration included removal of debris, laying track for a mine car to carry visitors into the mine, installation of electricity for lights, and reinforcing of the shafts with steel buttresses.[4] The museum opened in 1985.[5][4]
In 1987, Lackawanna County received a $300,000 state grant to build a 2,500-square-foot (230 m2) museum building to house exhibits and artifacts. The addition is called the Shifting Shanty, a name used to describe the area where miners showered after a shift.[6]
Tra vis Price Round Table Discussions .. "Adorned with a graffiti desk and a chandelier hanging from the ceiling, the interior of the shop melds classic style with modern fashion. Working with designers in New York to stock inventory, The Haberdashery sells a wide variety of clothes and accessories, from jeans and T-shirts to full suit sets. “We have something for everybody,” Kuhn said. In addition to selling clothes, The Haberdashery has a tailor customers can use when purchasing items. They also allow customers to drop off and pick up dry cleaning at the location." ...excerpt from the Times Leader
Paradise Soulfood and Sweets shares the back story on the beginnings of this Scranton restaurant in our first episode of Lackawanna County Black Business Spotlight. From growing and changing locations, to a deeper dive into the creation of the menu, we speak to business owner, Madam Asia J., as well as her business partner and sister/chef.
The Scranton Ice Festival features dozens of ice sculptures in downtown Scranton including various businesses located on Adams Avenue, North Washington Avenue, Penn Avenue, Linden Street, and Wyoming Avenue. Family-friendly activities including ice sculpting demonstrations, musical acts, food and more. The event coincides with First Friday. The Scranton Ice Festival aims to bring people to downtown Scranton to support small businesses after a challenging year caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
 ECTV  Comcast Ch 19  - Join Patty as she and Rose Crotti prepare Stuffed Artichokes so you can treat your family and friends with this delicious dish!
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Dunder Mifflin Corporate Headquarters is keeping an eye on Scranton’s 2020 Census response rates. CFO David Wallace called Mayor Cognetti to make sure everyone in Scranton knows about the 2020 Census. 
NEPA Gives—a one-day online giving extravaganza that's all about giving back to the community. Scranton Area Community Foundation, The Luzerne Foundation, Greater Pike Community Foundation, Wayne County Community Foundation, and the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) have teamed up to host NEPA Gives.
For 24 hours—from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59:59 p.m.—on Friday, June 5, 2020, donors may make secure donations to their favorite local nonprofit organizations through the NEPA Gives online platform. Donations to participating nonprofits will be enhanced with bonus funds and cash provided by NEPA Gives sponsors—making donor dollars stretch further! Registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations serving residents in Northeastern Pennsylvania can participate in NEPA Gives. And, anyone can donate!
Mayor of Scranton Paige Cognetti led the  HEART OF SCRANTON VIRTUAL FUNDRAISER that brought in a total of $180,000 from over 300 donors in less than 48 hours.
All donations for this fundraiser went to support CEO/Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank, Friends of the Poor, and Meals on Wheels of NEPA through the NEPA COVID-19 Response Fund.
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