Monthly Archives: November 2015

Bill and Nora Galbraith Honored on 65th Wedding Anniversary


by Loretta Rodgers. Aston Commissioner Jim McGinn presented longtime township residents Bill and Nora Galbraith with a proclamation on the event of their 65th wedding anniversary.Photo by Loretta Rodgers Aston 5th Ward Commissioner Jim McGinn, on behalf of the board of commissioners, during the Nov. 18th meeting, presented a proclamation to Bill and Nora Galbraith celebrating the event of their 65th wedding anniversary. […]

Bill and Nora Galbraith Honored on 65th Wedding Anniversary2015-12-05T22:33:05-05:00

Aston Recognizes Lioness Club


Pictured are, row one: Judy Pershing, Florence Fisher, Antoinette Bonacquisti, Harriet Reynolds, Carolyn Ondo and Freda Barnes. Back row: Carol Bodimer and Marionette Shahadi. Photo by Loretta Rodgers Aston Police Chief Dan Ruggieri, during the Nov. 18 meeting of the Aston Board of Commissioners, presented a plaque of appreciation to the Aston Lioness Club. The Lioness Club recently presented the Aston Police with a check in the amount of $900, which will be used for the purchase of a new bullet proof vest. “I am deeply touched by this act of generosity from the Lioness Club,” Ruggieri said. “I [...]

Aston Recognizes Lioness Club2015-11-25T09:21:48-05:00

Greccio Live Nativity at Neumann University


Neumann University students, faculty and staff will stage a Live Nativity on December 6. Neumann University will host its annual Greccio Live Nativity Celebration on Sunday, December 6.  The program, which is free and open to the public, begins at 6:15 p.m. in front of the Mirenda Center for Sport, Spirituality and Character Development on Convent Road. […]

Greccio Live Nativity at Neumann University2015-12-07T12:56:27-05:00

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled


The continuation of the DCIU Conditional Use Hearing has been scheduled for Monday, November 30, 2015 at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Commissioner's Meeting Room in the Aston Township Municipal Building located at 5021 Pennell Road. The meeting is open to the public. For updates regarding the DCIU, please check the DCIU Summary page on this site. Click Here to visit our DCIU Expansion project summary page. -->>

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled2015-11-30T01:34:44-05:00

D. J. Maloney 2015 St. James HS Wall of Honor Recipient


D. J. Maloney, St. James 2015 Wall Of Honor recipient Aston resident D. J. Maloney received the 2015 St. James High School Alumni Association “Wall of Honor” Award from the Alumni Association’s 11th annual alumni inductee recognition dinner on October 2nd. The award is presented to outstanding alumni who, through professional development, community service, and  humanitarianism, exemplify the values of the spirit of its alumni. […]

D. J. Maloney 2015 St. James HS Wall of Honor Recipient2015-11-18T15:04:13-05:00

Aston Rebels Canned Food Night – benefits Aston Neighbors Helping Neighbors


November 21st is Canned Food Night as the Aston Rebels take on the Wilks-Barre/Scranton Knights. Bring a canned good and get a tick for just $6. Proceeds to benefit Aston Neighbors Helping Neighbors. […]

Aston Rebels Canned Food Night – benefits Aston Neighbors Helping Neighbors2015-11-22T00:00:27-05:00