University Of Scranton Makes Voluntary Contribution To Lackawanna County

University of Scranton President Reverend Kevin P. Quinn, S.J., right, presents a voluntary contribution check of $58,500 to Lackawanna County Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, representing the school’s annual commitment to the County’s operation, programs and services. The funds will be used to strengthen a variety of economic development, human services, recreation and other initiatives.

Honorable Mention For John F. Kennedy School In County Tree Contest

John F. Kennedy School, Scranton, won Honorable Mention in the Lackawanna County Electric City Trolley Station & Museum’s inaugural “Trim A Tree” Challenge. Students from area schools were involved in the competition. The Christmas trees were displayed over the holidays at the museum where visitors judged and voted for their favorite one.

L-r, Wayne Hiller, the County’s Trolley Museum and Facilities Manager; and Sara Wasylyk, a teacher at the Kennedy school.