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WILKES-BARRE – A dinner for Wilkes-Barre Republican mayoral candidate Linda J. Stets will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 16 at Anthracite Café, 804 Scott St., Parsons section.

Dinner, coffee and desserts will be served. There will be a cash bar.

Entertainment will be provided. Dinner seatings are at 1 and 2:30 p.m. Tickets cost $25 each. For more information, call 825-2901.

HANOVER TWP. – Citizens in the Upper and Lower Askam areas will hold a meeting at 2:30 p.m. Sunday to discuss concerns about the increased volume of traffic on Middle Road.

Some of the topics to be discussed are pedestrian and child safety, speed enforcement, dangerous intersections, environmental aspects of noise and exhaust, and interstate garbage truck traffic.

PLAINS TWP. – The Neighborhood Watch meeting will be held at 7 tonight at the Plains American Legion, 101 E. Carey St.

For more information, call 829-3432 or log on to www.plainstwppolice.com.

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