• 1 Nicholson United Methodist Church hosts the Skyline Boys!
  • 2 Oct 25th Halloween BASH St Patrick's Hall Nicholson
  • 3 Nicholson Postings and News Facebook group
  • 4 Martin’s Creek Artists Annual Art Exhibit Coming!
  • 5 Awesome Nicholson Bridge Video!!
  • 6 Reminder: Harvest Festival in Nicholson Sept 28
  • 7 Reminder: Nicholson Bridge Days Tomorrow Sept 14th
  • 8 Still Grateful Fest 2 at Mountain Sky this weekend.
  • 9 Nicholson Bridge Day Celebration
  • 10 Martin’s Creek Artists Annual Art Exhibit !
  • QuickFact
  • BridgeDay
  • The Bridge

Nicholson Bridge Facts:

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Designer - A. Burton Cohen

Project engineer - G.J. Ray

Bridge length - 2,375 feet.

Height - 240 feet above stream level

more than 300 feet above bedrock

The workforce involved some 500 men, most of them unskilled laborers..

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Bridge Day Celebration

imageArea residents descend on Nicholson the second Sunday in September to celebrate Nicholson Bridge Day.Nicholson celebrates its most famous landmark with Nicholson Bridge Day.When: September 14th 2014 @ 9am - 4pm

Chicken BBQ @11am

Talent contest starts @ 11:00

registration begins @ 10:30For more info please call: 942 6747 . .

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The 7th wonder of the world?

image"a thing colossal and impressive - those arches! How really beautiful they were. How symmetrically planned! And the smaller arches above, how delicate and lightsomely graceful! " Theodore Dreiser.. .

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Photo Gallery
Nicholson Bridge Photo Gallery.

The gallery has historical bridge images, local ancestry and Nicholson related photos.

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Local Artists

A Variety of Art from the areas Best!

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Lions Football 2014
Keep up with schedules and scores.

Lackawanna Trail High School and Jr Football.

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Nicholson Event Listings

  • OCT 18 SATURDAY NIGHT-- with the Village Idiots! Live The Office Bar and Grill

    OCT 18 -LIVE MUSIC & GREAT BREWS for your SATURDAY NIGHT--
    with the Village Idiots!

    The Office Nicholson

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  • Oct 25th Halloween BASH St Patrick's Hall Nicholson

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  • The Office Bar and Grill Selection 10/12/14

    Currently available at The Office: 10/12/14 

    IPA’s:
    Ithaca Flower Power
    Red Hook Long Hammer IPA
    Sixpoint Hi-Res $5.00
    Victory Dirt Wolf
    Fegley’s Hop’solutely Triple IPA $5.00
    DuClaw Serum xx IPA
    Saucony Creek Hop Suplex Dbl IPA
    Weyerbacher Double Simcoe IPA $5.00
    Bell’s Two Hearted Ale
    Saucony Creek Stone Fly IPA
    Stone Ruination $5.00
    Troeg’s Perpetual IPA
    Sly Fox 360 IPA (16oz can)
    Ommegang Hop House $5.00
    Southern Tier 2XX IPA
    Nimble Hill Hop Bottom IPA

    Ales & Pale Ales:
    Spring House Seven Gates Pale Ale (cans)
    Oskar Blues Dale’s Pale Ale (cans)
    Cisco Whales Tale Pale Ale
    Nimble Hill Cluster Fuggle Pale Ale
    Sly Fox Phoenix Pale Ale
    Labatt Bourbon Barrel Ale

    Porters & Stouts:
    St Peters Cream Stout (16 oz.) $7.00
    Evil Genius Purple Monkey Dishwasher
    Guinness
    Young’s Double Chocolate Stout 

    Ciders:
    Angry Orchard Crisp Apple 
    Angry Orchard Green Apple
    Magner’s Pear Cider
    Johnny Appleseed Hard Cider (16 oz. can) $2.00

    Lagers:
    Corona
    Stella Artois
    Landshark (16 oz. can) $2.00

    (All bottles & cans $4.00 unless otherwise marked

    Bocks:
    Troeg’s Troegenator Double Bock
    Belgian & Belgian Styles:
    Hoegaarden
    Blue Moon Belgian White
    Nimble Hill Nim Wit
    Blue Moon Farmhouse Red
    Blue Moon Cinnamon Horchata Ale
    Blue Moon Rounders
    Ommegang Hennepin $5.00
    Ommegang Rare Vos $5.00
    Flavors & Seasonals:
    Steigl Radler Grapefruit
    Fegleys Space Monkey $ 5.00
    Buffalo Bill’s Strawberry Blond
    Redd’s Apple Ale
    Redd’s Strawberry
    Shocktop Honey Crisp Apple Wheat (16 oz. can)$2.00 
    Kuka Banana Nut Brown Ale
    Crabbies Ginger Beer $5.00
    Blue Moon Carmel Apple Spice
    Fegleys Devious Imperial Pumpkin $5.00
    3 Guy’s & a Beer’d Soul Patch Pumpkin

    22 & 25 oz. bottles:
    Nimble Hill Turbo Diesel Imperial Stout
    (25 oz. $15.00)
    Nimble Hill Bonczek Double IPA
    (25 oz. $15.00)
    Spring House Robot Surf Factory Pineapple Pale Ale (22 oz. $10.00)
    Spring House The Amazing She Monster Mango IPA (22 oz. $10.00)
    Southern Tier Pumking 
    (25 oz. $15.00)

    On Draft:
    Nimble Hill Huglefest Lager
    Fegley’s Hop Explosion
    Endless Brewing Bombshell Blonde IPA 
    Blue Moon
    Breaker Brewing 5 Whistle Watermelon Wheat
    Yard’s Pynk Tart Berry Ale
    Ithaca Laissez-Faire Belgian Style Triple
    3 Guy’s & A Beer’d Soul Patch Pumpkin

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  • Nicholson United Methodist Church hosts the Skyline Boys!

    We are once again pleased to be hosting the Skyline Boys for a very special Southern Gospel Worship concert on Sunday Morning,November 2, 2014 at our church on State Street (Route 92) Nicholson. Please invite your friends for this FREE SHOW. (A love offering will be accepted) http://ow.ly/BDsrV

    Video Of Skyline Boys

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  • Next Nicholson Heritage Association meeting

     

     

    Next Nicholson Heritage Association meeting:

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
    First Presbyterian Church
    65 State Street
    Nicholson, PA 18446

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  • Joe Kopicki and Jim Carro @ The Office Nicholson Sept 27

    Joe Kopicki and Jim Carro @ The Office (nicholson) Sept 27

    Saturday, September 27 at 9:00pm

    The Office Bar & Grill in Nicholson, Pennsylvania

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  • Harvest Festival in Nicholson

    St Patricks Church in Nicholson is having it's 2nd Annual Harvest Festival September 28th.  

     

    The festivites start at noon and end at 4pm.  

    Attractions:

    • Bountiful Baskets 
    • Live music
    • Book Sale
    • Kid's games
    • Bake Sale
    • Rummage Sale
    • 10 Soup varieties!
    • Ma Greenley's BBQ
    • Chicken Dinner 
    • Pulled Pork Dinner
    • 300.00,100.00 and 50.00 raffles!
    • Wine and Beer
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  • Martin’s Creek Artists Annual Art Exhibit !

    Martin’s Creek Artists Annual Art Exhibit:

     Saturday, October 4, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    United Methodist Church

    64 State Street Nicholson, PA 18446

    For more information, please call 570-942-6995 or 570-942-4489.

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  • First Presbyterian Church Choir Rehearsals

    First Presbyterian Church Choir Rehearsals

    Choir begins rehearsals on Tuesday the 16th.  New members are always welcome!

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  • Presbyterian Woman Plan Fundraiser!

    Presbyterian Women are planning a fundraiser for their mission budget at Perkins, Tunkhannock, Wednesday, September 17, 4-8 pm. 

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  • The Office Bar and Grill Nicholson Current Selection!

    Currently available at The Office: 9/17/14

    IPA’s:
    Ithaca Flower Power
    Red Hook Long Hammer IPA
    Sixpoint Hi-Res $5.00
    Victory Dirt Wolf
    Fegley’s Hop’solutely Triple IPA $5.00
    DuClaw Serum xx IPA
    Saucony Creek Hop Suplex Dbl IPA
    Weyerbacher Double Simcoe IPA $5.00
    Bell’s Two Hearted Ale
    Saucony Creek Stone Fly IPA
    Stone Ruination $5.00
    Troeg’s Perpetual IPA
    Sly Fox 360 IPA (16oz can)
    Ommegang Hop House $5.00
    Southern Tier 2XX IPA
    Nimble Hill Hop Bottom IPA

    Ales & Pale Ales:
    Spring House Seven Gates Pale Ale (cans)
    Oskar Blues Dale’s Pale Ale (cans)
    Cisco Whales Tale Pale Ale
    Nimble Hill Cluster Fuggle Pale Ale
    Sly Fox Phoenix Pale Ale

    Porters & Stouts:
    St Peters Cream Stout (16 oz.) $7.00
    Evil Genius Purple Monkey Dishwasher
    Guinness
    Youngs Double Chocolate Stout 

    Ciders:
    Angry Orchard Crisp Apple 
    Angry Orchard Green Apple
    Magners Pear Cider

    Lagers:
    Corona
    Stella Artois
    Landshark (16 oz. can) $2.00

    (All bottles & cans $4.00 unless otherwise marked

    Bocks:
    Troeg’s Troegenator Double Bock
    Shiner Bock

    Belgian & Belgian Styles:
    Hoegaarden
    Blue Moon Belgian White
    Nimble Hill Nim Wit
    Ommegang Hennepin $5.00

    Flavors & Seasonals:
    Steigl Radler Grapefruit
    Fegleys Space Monkey $ 5.00
    Buffalo Bill’s Strawberry Blond
    Redd’s Apple Ale
    Redd’s Strawberry
    Leinenkugels Summer Shandy
    Shocktop Honey Crisp Apple Wheat (16 oz. can)$2.00 
    Coors Light Summer Brew (10 oz. can)
    Kuka Banana Nut Brown Ale
    Crabbies Ginger Beer $5.00

    22 & 25 oz. bottles:
    Nimble Hill Turbo Diesel Imperial Stout
    (25 oz. $15.00)
    Nimble Hill Bonczek Double IPA
    (25 oz. $15.00)
    Spring House Robot Surf Factory Pineapple Pale Ale (22 oz. $10.00)
    Spring House The Amazing She Monster Mango IPA (22 oz. $10.00)

    On Draft:
    Nimble Hill Fuggle English Mild
    Long Trail Mostly Cloudly Belgian White
    Endless Brewing Vacation Degredation Black IPA 
    Troeg’s Hop Knife Harvest Ale
    Breaker Brewing 5 Whistle Watermelon Wheat
    Yard’s Pynk Tart Berry Ale
    Ithaca Cayuga Cruiser Berliner Weiss
    3 Guy’s & A Beer’d Shaving Cream Ale

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  • Still Grateful Fest 2 at Mountain Sky this weekend.

    Mountain Sky Presents 3 days of Peace , Camping and Live Music!!

    When: September 12,13,14  2014.

     

    Mountain Sky featuring a great lineup of local and regional bands, projection lighting, hayrides, food & craft vendors, camping, kids activities, campfire jams, b.y.o.b., and everything FESTIVAL!! 

    Tickets are on sale now thru ticketfly.com or at one of our local ticket outlets listed on our website mountainsky.net under the 'faq' section.

    Weekend Pass only $35 when you purchase before day of show!
    Weekend Pass $45 at the gate.
    Day Passes available at the gate; 
    Fridy $15, Saturday $25, Sunday $10
    CAMPING INCLUDED with all passes.
    Kids 12 & Under are FREE

    For a complete line up and tickets prices please visit the Mountain Sky official facebook and website.

     Mountain Sky music and arts festival grounds are located just north of Scranton PA, exit 202 off I-81 RT. 107.

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  • Nicholson Talent Show Sept 14

    Does You have Talent?

     

     Nicholson Bridge Day will be hosting a talent show this year.  The show starts at 11 am but you can get there early to register starting at 10:30.  The talent show requires registration.  you can also register by phone by contacting Patty Mcfarland 942-4191 or for more information.

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  • Nicholson welcomes the Stage Door Dancers!

    Stage Door Dancers @ Nicholson Bridges Days:

     

    Beginning at noon the Stage Door Dancers will perform! 

     

    For more information about the Stage Door Dancers please visit their Facebook page

     

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