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Monsignor Bendik retiring after 50 years in priesthood

Monsignor John Bendik celebrated his 50th anniversary on May 28 and will mark an even bigger milestone on June 26, when he retires from St. John the Evangelist Parish in Pittston. Despite his pending retirement, he says he has no plans to stop serving the (read more)


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Pittston native served with top secret unit in WWII

Ed Note: Lynn Kennedy, of Bellow Falls, Vermont, wrote to the Greater Pittston Historical Society about her father, John H. Kennedy, who served in the top secret Ghost Army in World War II. This is his story, culled from research by Lynn and archives of t (read more)


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