LUZERNE -- Garbage pickup in the borough will be as follows:
Christmas week garbage will be picked up Thursday, Dec. 27, and New Year's week garbage will be picked up Thursday, Jan. 3.
Recyclables will be collected during New Year's week. Residents are reminded that borough offices will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.
The 2013 window garbage stickers will be available for sale at Gerrity's Supermarket, Union Street, Luzerne, on Monday. The borough will hold a Christmas caroling event on Sunday at 5 p.m. Those who wish to participate may meet at the senior high rise parking lot on Bennett Street. The annual Holiday Decorating contest has begun and will run through Sunday. All borough homes and residences are eligible. There will be prizes for the first, second and third best decorated house. If you feel as though a home has been overlooked, contact the borough office at 570-278-7633.