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

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