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


Community Health department finds success in first 90 days

July 30, 2014

It is amazing what can be accomplished in just 90 days! UNC’s Community Health department and programming is now underway. Through the collaborative efforts of many interested parties, the agency held its first Community Advisory Committee Meeting. The committee is comprised of representatives from different sectors of the county to achieve different ideas and perspectives, professional strengths and abilities, and... READ MORE


UNC youth earns $1,000 taekwondo scholarship

July 3, 2014

Isabella DeFlice, a 5th grade student from the Scranton School District, was presented a $1,000 scholarship to IronWorks Taekwondo Academy in Dunmore that will cover all of her costs for an entire year. She was presented the honor after taking part in and excelling at a year-long physical fitness program at UNC's Bellevue Childcare Center that was funded through the... READ MORE