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NEPA Breweries: Susquehanna Brewing Co.

NEPA Breweries: Susquehanna Brewing Co.

Located in Pittston, PA, Susquehanna Brewing Company (SBC) opened its doors over 5 years ago and has been going strong ever since. They feature food trucks in the spring and summer and just last year picked up an area tradition of hosting Oktoberfest. Building the tasting room at Susquehanna Brewing Co. Founded in 2012, the…

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By Kayleigh, 05/18/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
Pour Coffee House Opens in Wilkes-Barre

Pour Coffee House Opens in Wilkes-Barre

In an area filled with colleges, writers, freelancers, and caffeine addicts, I think Wilkes-Barre has been waiting for a good café to open. Pour Coffee House opened its doors to the public on May 7th and, if you ask me, they’re going to see a steady stream of customers coming in and out from now…

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By Kayleigh, 05/07/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
NEPA Breweries: Neshaminy Creek Brewing

NEPA Breweries: Neshaminy Creek Brewing

Neshaminy Creek in Croydon, PA—outside of Philadelphia—is a relatively new brewery to me. Recently, they opened the Borough Brewhouse in Jenkintown, PA, which is where we drove out to for this month’s NEPA Brewery spotlight. Neshaminy Creek’s Two Locations Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company opened their first location in Croydon, PA. Founded in 2010, the brewery…

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By Kayleigh, 04/20/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
How to Celebrate Spring in NEPA

How to Celebrate Spring in NEPA

Pennsylvania: a place for year-round recreation Spring has sprung in Northeastern Pennsylvania! And if you’re looking for ways to celebrate warmer weather and sunnier days, you’re in luck—there are plenty of things to do in NEPA during the spring months! We all know that April showers bring May flowers, but a little rain doesn’t mean…

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By Sarah, 04/06/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
NEPA Breweries: Breaker Brewing Company

NEPA Breweries: Breaker Brewing Company

We’ve mentioned Breaker Brewing Company on the blog before, but we felt the brewery was more than due for a visit and spotlight as our monthly brewery. Located in Wilkes-Barre Twp., Breaker is a local favorite with an amazing story behind their business. Breaking into brewing One of the things I love about local breweries…

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By Kayleigh, 03/23/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
5 Historic Houses to Visit in PA

5 Historic Houses to Visit in PA

Residents and visitors of Pennsylvania have an endless amount of activities to do. From what to do over a long weekend to enjoying indoor recreation and finding a unique local brewery, everyone can find something they enjoy doing in PA, and visiting historical landmarks are no exception. Most people immediately think of Pennsylvania history as being centered in…

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By Kendra, 03/12/2018 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
A Look at the Rich History of Kingston, PA and What it Offers Today

A Look at the Rich History of Kingston, PA and What it Offers Today

Kingston, PA is located in the historic Wyoming Valley of Luzerne County just across the Susquehanna River from Wilkes-Barre. The area has plenty to offer, including historic charm and the conveniences of modern living. Where history is home The Kingston area has a particularly rich history. In 1662, King Charles II granted William Penn territory…

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By Sarah, 03/07/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
NEPA Breweries: Here & Now Brewing Company

NEPA Breweries: Here & Now Brewing Company

Here & Now is located at 645 Main St. in Honesdale, and they opened their doors in summer of 2017. They have been serving locally-made beer and food to the community since then. This month, we made the drive to try out what they have to offer. Here & Now breathes life into a historic…

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By Kayleigh, 02/16/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
Community Spotlight: The Back Mountain

Community Spotlight: The Back Mountain

At the heart of the Back Mountain, you’ll find remarkable culture in an incredible community. The Back Mountain region is located northwest of Wyoming Valley and offers plenty of restaurants, shopping centers, schools, and recreational activities. It encompasses several municipalities including Dallas Township, Dallas Borough, Shavertown, Trucksville, Harvey’s Lake Borough, and Lehman Township. Spectacular mountain views and…

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By Kendra, 01/24/2018 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
Indoor Winter Recreation in Northeastern Pennsylvania

Indoor Winter Recreation in Northeastern Pennsylvania

If the weather has had you stuck inside and you’re starting to feel the effects of cabin fever, you’re probably looking for some things to do nearby. If the winter weather is your friend, you can find our suggestions for local winter outdoor recreation here. But if you’re looking to leave your house only on…

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By Sarah, 01/17/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
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