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Things to do in Drums, PA

Things to do in Drums, PA

Located in the Northeastern Greater Hazleton Area, Drums, PA offers plenty for local residents and visitors alike. With interstates 80 and 81 both just around the corner, the area is known as the “Crossroads of the East,” with easy access to all major cities and attractions in the United States’ Northeastern region. If you’re looking…

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By Kayleigh, 10/29/2018 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.
Your Guide to Trunk or Treats in NEPA

Your Guide to Trunk or Treats in NEPA

Halloween is right around the corner, and Trunk or Treats are becoming more and more popular! This is a great way to get together with people from different towns and meet the owners of businesses in your area. Check out the list below and we hope to see you around for these events! Back Mountain…

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By Kayleigh, 10/19/2018 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: North Slope Brewing Company

NEPA Breweries: North Slope Brewing Company

Having opened in March of 2015, North Slope Brewing Company—located at 33 Tunkhannock Hwy in Dallas, PA—local residents are treated to locally made food and beer at this Craft Beer and Gastropub. When the Back Mountain feels like home, open a brew pub! The story of how North Slope was created is a really beautiful…

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By Kayleigh, 10/15/2018 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.
Fall Activities: The Best Things to do in NEPA

Fall Activities: The Best Things to do in NEPA

Is there really any better place to be during the fall months than NEPA? Don’t get me wrong—Northeastern Pennsylvania is a great place to live all year long. But there’s just something about the fall that makes it super special, don’t you think? Maybe it’s something about the surrounding mountains decorated by the vibrant, fall…

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By Sarah, 10/12/2018 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.
Electric City Aquarium & Reptile Den Opens in The Marketplace at Steamtown

Electric City Aquarium & Reptile Den Opens in The Marketplace at Steamtown

The long-anticipated Electric City Aquarium & Reptile Den is officially open! If you’ve visited the Marketplace at Steamtown in the past few months, you’ve likely been patiently awaiting this day, just like me. Visiting the Aquarium & Reptile Den Prepare yourself for over 20,000 square feet of magic. The Electric City Aquarium and Reptile Den…

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By Kayleigh, 10/04/2018 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.
Get Spooky this Fall with Haunted Attractions in NEPA

Get Spooky this Fall with Haunted Attractions in NEPA

There are plenty of ways to celebrate fall in Northeastern Pennsylvania: beautiful foliage, apple picking, pumpkin spice everything, corn mazes, and maybe a hayride or two. If you’re feeling quite adventurous this season, there is nothing more appropriate than a trip to one of the area’s many local haunted attractions. Haunted hayrides and houses and…

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By Sarah, 10/01/2018 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.
Tips for Attending the Bloomsburg Fair from a Resident

Tips for Attending the Bloomsburg Fair from a Resident

Being raised in Bloomsburg, PA there were a few things that were certain: winter storms would shut down many roads, “The Fountain” would be the backdrop for every formal photo you would take, and the Bloomsburg Fair would take over the town every year at the end of September, literally. Most restaurants and small businesses…

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By Tara Siegel, 09/21/2018
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Celebrate National Live Creative Day in NEPA by Making Art

Celebrate National Live Creative Day in NEPA by Making Art

National Live Creative Day, which is celebrated annually on September 14, is an opportunity to let the world see your creativity! It is the perfect excuse to explore the wide expanses of your imagination and take the time to invent and discover new things. You don’t have to be an “artist” or even consider yourself…

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By Sarah, 09/14/2018 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.
Celebrate International Day of Charity in NEPA

Celebrate International Day of Charity in NEPA

We’re kicking off September 2018 with the International Day of Charity. On September 5, people around the world band together to support charitable causes. The 5th of September was chosen to honor the anniversary of Mother Teresa of Calcutta’s passing. Mother Teresa received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 for her charitable work, and today…

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By Kayleigh, 09/05/2018 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.
Scranton, PA ranked as top city to buy a big, affordable house

Scranton, PA ranked as top city to buy a big, affordable house

Scranton, Pennsylvania may have gained a lot of notoriety thanks to the television show The Office, however, it’s always been a great place to live, work, and play. If you’re looking for just another reason to love the Electric City, we have some good news for you: Scranton has been named one of the top…

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By Sarah, 08/23/2018 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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