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

UNCDC plans new development project in West Pittston

June 16, 2014

United Neighborhood Community Development Corporation intends to substantially rehabilitate the old West Pittston High School located at 311-313 Luzerne Avenue to its former significance in the community. UNCDC already operates the Hitchner Apartments in the community, and because of a significant wait list, has optioned the nearby Old School on Luzerne in order to develop another 22 apartments. It is UNCDC’s... READ MORE