KINGSTON —Administrative offices will be closed Oct. 14, 2013, in honor of Columbus Day. They will open at 8:30 a.m. Oct. 15. Residents of zones 1 and 2A whose recyclables are normally collected Mondays are asked to place these curbside on Oct. 11.
NEWPORT TOWNSHIP — The discount period on Greater Nanticoke Area 2013 school taxes ends Oct 3. Those on the installment plan must pay the second installment no later than Oct. 31.
Supplemental bills for county, municipal and/or school taxes issued May 1 are now in penalty; for those issued Sept. 1, the discount period ends Oct. 31.
County/municipal taxes are now in the penalty period. All delinquent taxes will be given to the Luzerne County Tax Claim office for collection at the end of the year, with additional penalties.