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October 23. 2013 4:33PM
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HANOVER TWP.: The Lady Hawks Basketball Booster club is hosting a craft fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Hanover Area Junior-Senior High School. There will be several different vendors with unique and specialty items. Food will also be available for purchase. All proceeds will help support the girls basketball program.

LEHMAN TWP.: The Lehman-Idetown United Methodist Church Youth Group is holding a 5th Quarter on Friday at the church, 1011 Mountain View Drive. The 5th Quarter is held after the Lake-Lehman home football games and is open to all young people. There will be games and refreshments from 9-11 p.m. Admission is free.

PITTSTON: The meeting of the St. Joseph’s Senior Social Club has been changed to 1 p.m. today at Mount Carmel Center, William Street.

SCRANTON: Attorney Joseph F. Saporito Jr. will be honored by Scranton Preparatory School’s Alumni Board of Governors at a brunch at 11 a.m. on Sunday in the school’s St. Francis Xavier student dining hall. The brunch will take place after the annual memorial Mass to be held at 10 a.m.

Saporito will receive the T. Donald Rinfret, S.J., Distinguished Alumnus Award. The award is given annually to the Scranton Prep graduate who has brought distinction to the school through service of others.

Saporito is a graduate of Scranton Preparatory School, Villanova University and the Dickinson School of Law. He is a principal in the firm, Saporito, Saporito & Falcone, Pittston. Saporito is the president of the Luzerne County Bar Association and an assistant public defender for Luzerne County. He served as a solicitor of Pittston Township for 11 years and is the solicitor of the Pittston Township Sewer Authority, the Pittston Area School District, the Lower Lackawanna Valley Sanitary Authority and the Pittston Area Industrial Development Authority. Saporito is also involved in numerous community organizations and events.

Anyone wishing to attend the brunch should contact the Scranton Prep Development Office at 570-941-7743 or email

WILLIAMSPORT: Pennsylvania College of Technology is holding an open house to showcase hands-on careers from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at the main campus, One College Avenue. Free transportation will be provided to and from the college’s Schneebeli Earth Science Center and Lumley Aviation Center.

Participants will have the opportunity to meet with faculty, attend a career session, visit labs and classrooms, tour the campus and interact with students.

For more information and a registration form, visit If unable to attend the open house, other campus tours can be scheduled on the open house website or by calling the Admissions Office at 800-367-9222.

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