Celebrating 125 Years in Throop

THROOP, Pa. -- A borough in Lackawanna County is celebrating its 125th anniversary.

Throop kicked off the celebrations Saturday morning with a 5k race beginning at the Throop Community Civic Center. Runners took to the streets of the borough before finishing inside Washington Street Park.

There was also a carnival with lots of food and rides for the kids.

The festivities continue Sunday.

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