UNC to establish first ever indoor “Winter Market” in Scranton

October 23, 2014

For the first time in Scranton, UNC will host an indoor winter farmer’s market. The idea for the Winter Market came from the vendors who participate in the summer months who wanted to continue to provide fresh local food during colder times. There will be ten vendors participating in the Winter Market that will feature items such as fresh meats,... READ MORE


UNC breaks ground on Oppenheim Center for the Arts

September 24, 2014

On Friday, September 12, UNC hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for its new youth arts center which will be named the Oppenheim Center for the Arts. Local officials including Scranton Mayor Bill Courtwright, State Senator John Blake and Representative Marty Flynn attended the event. UNC has raised $630,000 towards the overall costs of $800,000 for the center. The building, when complete... READ MORE


Senior centers celebrate end of summer with picnic

September 5, 2014

UNC’s four senior centers celebrated the end of summer with a picnics at McDade Park on August 8 (West Side and South Side) and Merli Sarnowski Park on August 15 (Carbondale and Mid Valley). Over 225 older adults enjoyed a hot lunch, hot dogs, dancing and... READ MORE