Green Ridge Childcare Center receives Star 4 status

November 24, 2014

The Green Ridge Childcare Center, operated by United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania and located at 1917 Boulevard Avenue, was recently awarded a certification from the PA Department of Education’s Keystone STARS program as a “Star 4” center. This is the highest attainable level possible. For more information on the center or how to enroll a child, please contact Michael... READ MORE

Chocoholic Frolic hosts 400+, raises $15,000

November 5, 2014

The Scranton Cultural Center was filled with chocolate on October 19 for the tenth anniversary of the Chocoholic Frolic with a record crowd of over 400 people in attendance. This year’s event hosted 18 local vendors of all things chocolate,  11 of them first-timers to the Frolic. The vendors included: Fine Desserts, Bella Faccias, The Dessert Corner, Babby Cakes, Pittston... READ MORE

Annual Thanksgiving food basket program to begin registration

October 28, 2014

As the holidays draw near, many families begin preparing for abundant feasts and old family traditions. However, for many more, the holidays often mean a struggle simply to provide a Thanksgiving turkey for their children. At UNC, Thanksgiving remains a time to help those struggling families prepare for their own holiday traditions with a Thanksgiving food basket. On Tuesday, November 25,... READ MORE