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Press Releases

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Friday, July 21, 2017
Carbon County Constituent Outreach Day July 21, 2017 - Carbon County, PA – Marta Gabriel, Regional Manager for U.S. Senator Patrick Toomey, will be meeting with Carbon County residents who are in need of assistance on the federal level. No appointment is necessary. WHERE: State Rep. Doyle Heffley’s office 110 Third Street Lehighton, PA 18235 WHEN: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 9:00 a.m. ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community
Thursday, July 20, 2017
July 20, 2017 – Lehighton, PA – This winter season will once again be much warmer and brighter for a deserving individual or family in need of some extra help this year. Andreas Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning of Lehighton proudly announces the launch of their 2 nd Annual “Give the Gift of Warmth” Heater Giveaway, which kicks off on Monday, July 24 th and ends on ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Meraki Hair Studio Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration Carbon County – July 2017 Meraki Hair Studio is pleased to announce the opening of the new studio located at 175 Interchange Road, Lehighton Pa. Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation and the new business on Saturday July 15 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. for a grand opening celebration! Brennan Varley, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Friday, July 07, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org Jokers Are Wild Game Café Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration Carbon County – July 2017: Jokers Are Wild Game Cafe is pleased to announce the opening of the newest game room and café in Lehighton and invite you to come in and check out one of the most unique offerings in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Friday, July 07, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org Breeze Massage Therapy And Bodywork Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration Carbon County – July 2017 Breeze Massage Therapy and Bodywork is pleased to announce the opening of the new studio located at 616 North Street, Suite 101 in Jim Thorpe. Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
PRESS RELEASE For more information about this press release, contact: Carbon County Fair (501 (C) (3) non-profit organization) Alicia Silliman 250 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe PA 18229 570/325-8685 ccllfa@ptd.net Carbon County Fair Board Meeting The Carbon County Fair monthly board meeting will be held on Friday, July 20, 2017 at 6:30 PM at the Blue Mountain Hospital – Gnaden Campus community ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, July 03, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Melissa Yingling 610-826-7700 Ext: 1234 Cell: 484-523-3864 MYingling@SkiBlueMt.com Blue Mountain Resort Hosts Spartan Race, Inc. Pennsylvania Super and Sprint Weekend Palmerton, Pennsylvania (26 June 2017) – Blue Mountain Resort is hosting Spartan Race, Inc. on July 8th, 9th, and 15th for their Pennsylvania Super and Sprint weekends. The Pennsylvania Super ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date Contact: Alice Wanamaker July 28, 2017 484-274-2080 AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org Palmerton Area Community to Host Blood Drive on Wednesday July 19 Palmerton, PA – The Palmerton Area Community will be hosting a Blood Drive on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 11:30 am – 6:30 pm, in partnership with Miller-Keystone Blood Center (MKBC) at the West End Fire ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
LOCAL MASSAGE THERAPIST LENDS A HAND TO THE COMMUNITY Lehighton, PA July 1, 2017-Massage therapist is lending her hands to Lehighton and surrounding areas in celebration of the award-winning national event, EveryBody Deserves a Massage Week, July 16-22, 2017. The event will be sponsored by Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP), the nation’s largest massage membership ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Saturday, June 24, 2017
LANSFORD ALIVE ANNOUNCES “FRIDAYS IN LANSFORD”, BEGINNING JUNE 30 Lansford Alive, in conjunction with the No. 9 Mine and Museum, and the Lansford Historical Society, recently began a program to attract more visitors to Lansford. "Fridays in Lansford" is a tourist initiative to bring people from out of the area that tour the No. 9 mine to spend the day in Lansford and see ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Saturday, June 24, 2017
CONTACT: [Christine Allen, 610-826-7323, christine@read2day.com ] Palmerton Tutoring Center Offers Summer Programs to Keep Local Students’ Minds “Plugged In” and “Powered Up” Over Break READING ESCAPADES & MATH EXPLORERS HAS OPENED ENROLLMENT FOR 2017 SUMMER PROGRAMS [Palmerton, PA] -- Reading Escapades & Math Explorers, located along Palmerton’s main ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org Coal Miner’s Pub and Grill Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration Carbon County – June 2017: Coal Miner’s Pub and Grill is pleased to announce the opening of the new restaurant and bar in Lansford! Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation, Lansford Alive and the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, June 15, 2017
For Immediate Release ST. JOHN NEUMANN REGIONAL SCHOOL ANNOUNCES FREE KINDERGARTEN TUITION Exciting news! Sister Virginia Stephanie, Principal of St. John Neumann Regional School (SJNRS) is excited to announce that we have received a generous donation for 10 Kindergarten students to receive free tuition! We have a couple who believes strongly in Catholic Education at SJNRS and wants to see it ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Thursday, June 15, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kathleen Matson Galen Glen Winery 255 Winter Mountain Drive Andreas, PA 18211 Phone: 570-386-3682 e-mail: gruveegruner@galenglen.com For Immediate Release Twilight Friday Nights at Galen Glen Winery Local Winery Extends Hours Inviting Guests For An Evening Of Relaxation 255 Winter Mountain Drive, Andreas, PA. Beginning Friday, June 23 rd , Galen Glen Winery will ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Bringing People and Business Together … Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation 137 South Street Lehighton, PA 18235 Phone: 610.379.5000 Email: mail@carboncountychamber.org Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kathy Henderson 484-464-9576 khenderson@carboncountychamber.org Teacher FOR the Workforce June 2017 – (Carbon County) The ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Mauch Chunk Trust Company Helps Local High School Leadership Team. Jim Thorpe, PA – The Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) student team representing Lehighton High School appeared at the recent Mauch Chunk Trust Company Board of Director’s meeting and made quite an impression. The student team, comprised of seniors Matthew Eckhart, Ryan Moerder, and Mason Smith, qualified for ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, June 01, 2017
SAVE THE DATES LANSFORD ALIVE’S EVENTS COMMITTEE PRESENTS: Sundays from 6PM-8PM in Kennedy Park Route 209, Lansford Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the sounds of local bands and musicians. Refreshments available. JUNE SCHEDULE JUNE 4 - BLUE MOUNTAIN BUCCANEER TRIO JUNE 11 - KEITH BRINTZENHOFF JUNE 18 - CROSSROADS DUO JUNE 25 - GENE MORRISON Like our Facebook page: ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
PRESS RELEASE For more information about this press release, please contact: Alicia Silliman, Publicity Chairperson Carbon County Fair (501 (C) (3) organization) 250 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe PA 18229 570/325-8685 ccllfa@ptd.net Excitement at The Carbon County Fair The 18 th annual Carbon County Fair will be located on Little Gap Road in Palmerton, PA and will run Monday, August 7 through Saturday, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
PRESS RELEASE For more information about this press release, please contact: Alicia Silliman, Publicity Chairperson Carbon County Fair (501 (C) (3) organization) 250 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe PA 18229 570/325-8685 ccllfa@ptd.net Entertainment tops the Charts The 18 th annual Carbon County Fair will be located on Little Gap Road in Palmerton, PA and will run Monday, August 7 through Saturday, August ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Randall Sellers Director of Marketing & Development 215-514-6443 randallsellers@gmail.com JIM THORPE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL FESTIVAL LINEUP Mauch Chunk Opera House June 8 to 11 Channeling the rebellious spirit of the Molly Maguires, JTIFF challenged the boldest, most defiant filmmakers to present their work, shatter convention ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE D&L to Celebrate National Trails Day on June 3 EASTON (May 23) – The Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor (D&L) invites the public to celebrate National Trails Day along the D&L Trail on June 3. American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day challenges people to hit the trail, make new friends, and find an adventure. Events will take place ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Riding to Honor Our Fallen Heroes and Their Families… Jim Thorpe, PA –May 22, 2017- Jim Thorpe Adventures, LLC. will be conducting their third annual Remembrance Ride on June 3rd-4th, creating a living memorial honoring our fallen heroes and their families. Forty participants will ride 75 miles over two days along the Delaware and Lehigh Heritage Trail from Mountaintop PA to ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org Carbon County – May 2017: Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation for an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony as Blue Mountain Health Systems announces their Quick Care Center. Enjoy light refreshments, tour the facility and meet the staff. Blue Mountain Quick Care is a ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, May 19, 2017
PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Publication Jim Thorpe Area School District As of May 22, 2017, the Jim Thorpe Area School District Board of Directors will no longer pursue the tax assessment appeals scheduled until the end of 2017. The District solicitor will work to establish a process to reverse the appeals that have already taken place over the past two weeks to their assessment prior to the ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org Third Thursday in Jim Thorpe to Celebrate Hometown Heroes Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, PA — It only happens once a month, the Third Thursday in Jim Thorpe is a great time to see and experience our town like only a local can! The Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency and Carbon Chamber & Economic Development ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
RELEASE H​ave you ever wanted VIP treatment at half the cost? Haven’t you always wanted a more personalized feeling to education, like the whole lesson was created just for you?! Well, look no further. Our VIP Homeschooling Group allows us to create the perfect lesson for your children, so that they can learn at their best! With videos, lesson plans, a private Facebook group for ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Monday, May 15, 2017
Mauch Chunk Trust Company Supports Local FBLA Student Team Appearance in California. Jim Thorpe - Lehighton FBLA Banking & Financial Systems team of Matthew Eckhart, Ryan Moerder, and Mason Smith qualified to attend the National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, CA from June 27 – July 3, 2017. This student team qualified in the Banking & Financial Systems category and finished 2nd ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Monday, May 15, 2017
PRESS RELEASE For more information about this press release, contact: Alicia Silliman CCLLFA (501 (C) (3) Non-profit organization) 250 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe PA 18229 570.328.8685 Carbon County Fair Queen & Junior Miss Candidates being sought The Carbon County Fair is looking for young ladies to participate in the 2017 Queen and Junior Miss Programs. Applications can be obtained by accessing ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, May 15, 2017
WEATHERLY HILLCLIMB 1960 – 2017 June 10 & 11, 2017 Sept. 16 & 17, 2017 The sounds of tires squealing, the smell of race car fuel, campers, tents, car trailers, campfires, crowds of people…..Yes, these are the sights and sounds you will experience if you are in the pit area of the Weatherly Hillclimb held twice a year. The Weatherly Hillclimb Association is a group of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org Lisa’s Expert Care Dog Grooming to Celebrate Grand Opening With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Carbon County – May 2017: Lisa’s Expert Care Dog Grooming is pleased to announce the opening of their new shop in Weatherly! Join the Carbon Chamber and ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org Lehighton Downtown Farmers Market Grand Opening With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Carbon County – May 2017: Lehighton Downtown Initiative is pleased to announce the opening day of the much anticipated Lehighton Downtown Farmers Market. Join the Carbon ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Bringing People and Business Together … Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation 137 South Street Lehighton, PA 18235 Phone: 610.379.5000 Email: mail@carboncountychamber.org Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org St. Luke’s Health Center Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: [Christine Allen, 610-826-7323, christine@read2day.com ] Palmerton Tutoring Center Offers Summer Programs to Keep Local Students’ Minds “Plugged In” and “Powered Up” Over Break READING ESCAPADES & MATH EXPLORERS HAS OPENED ENROLLMENT FOR 2017 SUMMER PROGRAMS [Palmerton, PA] -- Reading Escapades & Math Explorers, located along ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker at 484-274-2080 or alicew@carboncountychamber.org 4 th Annual Carbon Adventure Race to Benefit D&L National Heritage Corridor The 4 th Annual Carbon Adventure Race hosted by the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporations Young Professionals Council returns for a fun and exciting event ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Monday, May 08, 2017
NEWS RELEASE FOR RELEASE: Immediately CONTACT: Joe Pilla, 570-669-5050 / joe@etabenefits.com DATE: May 3, 2017 ETA BENEFITS GROUP WELCOMES NEW STAFF MEMBERS NESQUEHONING, Pa.—Joseph A. Pilla, President of ETA Benefits Group, a full-service insurance agency and employer benefits consulting firm based in Nesquehoning, is pleased to announce the hiring of two new staff members. Joann ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Friday, May 05, 2017
Mauch Chunk Trust Company [May 12, 2017 - Jim Thorpe, PA] Mauch Chunk Trust Company, with five branch offices in Carbon County and two in Schuylkill County, will host Community Appreciation Day on Friday, May 12. MCT customers will be treated to cookies and drinks all day long in each of the branch office lobby areas. An extra special appreciation treat comes in the form of free Hero Sandwiches ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community
Monday, April 24, 2017
Mahoning Drive-in Theater to open for 67th Season (215) - 450-5914 The Mahoning Drive-in Theater located on Seneca Road in Lehighton will open for their 67 th season this Friday, April 28th with their annual double feature; The Wizard of Oz and Willy Wonka. (films will also be presented on Saturday, April 29th). The crew welcomes families to enjoy a weekend under the stars. With a local award ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, April 24, 2017
JIM THORPE BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION MAY 20 TH & MAY 21 ST , 2017 The Jim Thorpe Area Council will be sponsoring their 22 nd annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Weekend on Saturday, May20th and Sunday, May21st. This event is in honor of James Francis Thorpe, a Native American and “Athlete of the 20 th Century”. The festivities start off on Saturday, May 20 th at 10:30 am with a Native American ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Dowd 570-328-7887 mobile tdowd@vacmail.com Carbon County Community Foundation Announces Call for Spring Grant Applications Carbon County, Pa (March 21, 2017) –Local nonprofits offering programs and services that enhance the quality of life for county residents are encouraged to apply for funds from the Carbon County Community Foundation during the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker (484) 274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org A Taste of Carbon County Restaurant Week Kicks off on Monday, April 17 Carbon County – April 2017 When It comes to your palate, do you like diversity? Carbon County, PA is home to a variety of restaurants that will suit any taste. Enjoy delicious food and drink, plus special during the 3 rd annual ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date Contact: Alice Wanamaker April, 2017 484-274-2080 AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org Palmerton Area Community to Host Blood Drive on Monday, May 15 Palmerton, PA – The Palmerton Area Community will be hosting a Blood Drive on May 15, 2017 from 11:30 am – 6:30 pm, in partnership with Miller-Keystone Blood Center (MKBC) at the West End Fire Co., 855 Princeton ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, April 07, 2017
Fore the Students Golf Tournament St. John Neumann Regional School in Palmerton will be hosting its annual "Fore the Students" Golf Tournament on Friday May 19th at Blue Shamrock Golf Club in Palmerton. The event will begin at 1:30, shotgun start, and includes an All-American BBQ buffet dinner and entertainment by the the Billy Bauer Band. Non-golfers are also invited to join the deck ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Bringing People and Business Together … Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation 137 South Street Lehighton, PA 18235 Phone: 610.379.5000 Email: mail@carboncountychamber.org Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner at 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org Spring Fling: A Crafter & Consultant Shopping Extravaganza ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner at 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org Carbon County Art League Hosts Wine, Chocolate, and Art Open House At Carbon Chamber Carbon County – April 2017: The Carbon County Art League will be hosting an art show and sale at The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation office! While you are enjoying the art, we want you to ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Cornerstone Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork announces Myofascial Release March, 2017 – (Carbon County) Cornerstone Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork is happy to announce that we now offer Myofascial Release in addition to Neuromuscular Therapy and Trigger Point Therapy to treat and assist the body in dealing with trigger points and muscle spasms. Our very own Brian Deebel brings varied ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org Third Thursday in Jim Thorpe to Become a Reality in April Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, PA — It only happens once a month, the Third Thursday in Jim Thorpe is a great time to see and experience our town like only a local can! The Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency and Carbon Chamber & Economic Development ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Representative Doyle Heffley 122 nd District Pennsylvania House of Representatives Media Contact: Morgan Dux 717.260.6695 mdux@pahousegop.com RepHeffley.com / Facebook.com/RepHeffley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2017 Applications Available for DCNR Rural Fire Assistance Grants, Says Heffley HARRISBURG – Applications are now available for federal grants to help Pennsylvania’s ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, March 27, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner at 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org Job Fair at Pocono Whitewater & Skirmish Paintball Carbon County – March 2017: Pocono Whitewater and Skirmish Paintball will be hosting a job fair for all departments on April 9, 2017. The positions available include river guides, paintball referees, CDL bus drivers, office, and retail ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Saturday, March 25, 2017
For Immediate Release Contact: Deb Ranck March 21, 2017 Terry Whiteman 570.645.7561 or quilter9@ptd.net or chssmst@yahoo.com Highmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield Provide Grants for Carbon County Non-profits The Summit Hill Heritage Center with partner Carbon County Labor Chapter are recipients of grants from Highmark to help nonprofits in Carbon County. The grants have assisted adults and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
NEWS From the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Terri Monserrat Communications & Outreach Coordinator Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor 2750 Hugh Moore Park Rd. Easton, PA 610.923.3548 ex: 224 or terri@delawareandlehigh.org D&L Opening Day for Trails Clean Up in Hugh Moore Park EASTON (March 20) ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Celebrate Earth Day Local Sustainable Vineyard Farm Holds Earth Day Celebration and Offers Tours 255 Winter Mountain Drive, Andreas, PA. On Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23, Galen Glen Winery will offer complimentary walking tours of their sustainable farm. Tasting Room Manager, Kathy Matson, states, "We farm wine! Most people put some thought into the farms where their food is ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Angela Moyer Country Junction Events Center 6565 Interchange Rd Lehighton, PA. 18235 610-377-8440 Country Junction in Lehighton Announces FUN side – Event Center Carbon County – March 2017: Country Junction in Lehighton has long been known for being the World's Largest General Store but did you know that ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, March 13, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner at 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org Split Rock Announces Nightly Specials for Upcoming Season Carbon County – March 2017: Split Rock Resort located in Lake Harmony, PA is excited announce three new exciting nightly specials for this upcoming spring season that will be taking place at their Split Rock Grill and Thirsty Moose ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Thursday, March 09, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner at 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber. org Latsch Cell Phones LLC To Celebrate Grand Opening With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Carbon County – March 2017: Latsch Cell Phones LLC is pleased to announce the opening of their new store in Lehighton. Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation for a grand opening and ribbon cutting ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, March 02, 2017
STEP-Up Carbon/Tamaqua has been active over the past year to counter the growing opioid/heroin epidemic. Our mission is to assist those afflicted with addiction to get all of the support necessary – medical treatment, housing, life skills training, support networks, etc., to reintegrate them back into society to attain a positive and successful future. This process will be done through ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner at 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber. org Celebrate Administrative Professionals Day with a Luncheon & Fashion Show Carbon County - February 2017: The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation invites all administrative professionals and guests to a celebration luncheon and a fashion ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Thursday, March 02, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kathy Henderson khenderson@carboncountychamber.org 4 th ANNUAL 5K EARTH DAY HIPPIE RUN/WALK TO BENEFIT CCEDC SCHOLARSHIP FUND March 2, 2017 - Carbon County, PA – The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation is pleased to host the 4 th Annual 5K Earth Day Hippie Run/Walk on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the D&L Trailhead, 200 Main Lane and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: kim@sahlcomm.com 484.554.5582 Polls Open for Lehigh Valley Manufacturing Student Video Contest Lehigh Valley, PA – Tuesday February 21, 2017 – Public voting for the fourth annual “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Student Video Contest will open Wednesday, February 22, 12:01AM to Friday, February 24, 11:59PM at the Dream It. Do It. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEADIATE RELEASE: Contact: Marlyn Kissner 610-751-4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber. org Staying Active and Your Bone Health Presented by Coordinated Health and the CCEDC Carbon County – February 2017: Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corp. for a special luncheon at Macaluso’s Restaurant featuring a presentation on ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, February 16, 2017
CONTACT: Chuck Moran, Pennsylvania Medical Society, (717) 558-7820 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 16, 2017 Statement: Heffley Bill Another Step Forward On Opioid Epidemic The following is a statement from Charles Cutler, MD, president of the Pennsylvania Medical Society and a practicing physician in Montgomery County. He reacts to Pennsylvania House Bill 288 being introduced by Rep. Doyle ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Political
Thursday, February 09, 2017
The New Simulator Lounge Is Here! Description Two Brand New Sports Simulators with: 15' 3D Screens State of the Art Techonology 160 Golf Courses from around the world to choose from Awesome Learning Tools Fun Shootout Skills games and much more! The Lounge has 4 big screen TV's, Full Service Bar with a Pub Fare Menu Great Lounge Furninture set in a comfy atmosphere! Simulator Daily Rates ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, February 09, 2017
The Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency hosts the 23rd annual WinterFest President’s Day Weekend, February 18th and 19th. A mix of train rides, family activities, special shopping and dining promotions, and popular Opera House performances mark a weekend of winter fun in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania. The weekend features a fundraiser Mug Walk during which, for the price of a Jim Thorpe mug ($10 in advance ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, February 09, 2017
Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC) SOURCE: http://www.newpa.com/programs/educational-improvement-tax-credit-program-eitc/#.WJzPXTsrJPZ Overview Tax credits to eligible businesses contributing to a Scholarship Organization, an Educational Improvement Organization, and/or a Pre-Kindergarten Scholarship Organization. Business Application Timeline May 16 – Business applicants ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Donna Martino, Community Office Manager of the MCT Albrightsville office, is shown here presenting a $500 donation to Jim Connolly, President of Penn Forest Township Volunteer Fire Co. #2.
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Carbon County – January 2017: The GreenLeaf Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of their gallery and associated handmade gift shop! Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation for a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony, as well as an opening show of paintings by artist Reyson Peralta, on March 25 th from 11:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. Guests ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Calling All Carbon County Restaurants and Eateries! “Taste of Carbon Restaurant Week” Monday, April 17 th through Sunday April 23 rd Carbon County – January 11, 2017 The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation will support Carbon County restaurants by promoting a week dedicated to deliciousness! Drive customers into your restaurant by offering special discounts and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber
Monday, January 30, 2017
Outreach hours for U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 31, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Heffley’s Lehighton office. Please call 610-377-6363 to schedule an appointment. For legislative updates, visit RepHeffley.com . Representative Doyle Heffley 122nd District Pennsylvania House of Representatives Media Contact: Morgan Dux 717.260.6695 mdux@pahousegop.com RepHeffley.com / ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Political
Monday, January 30, 2017
NEWS From the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor For more information, please contact: Terri Monserrat Communications & Outreach Coordinator Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor 2750 Hugh Moore Park Rd. Easton, PA 610.923.3548 ex: 224 or terri@delawareandlehigh.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE D&L Launches “Shutter Madness” Photo Tournament EASTON (January ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, January 26, 2017
**MEDIA ADVISORY** 200-MILE REEBOK RAGNAR RELAY RETURNS TO PENNSYLVANIA Overnight running relay returns after four-year hiatus Runners from across the country will be grabbing their running shoes, headlamps and water bottles to participate in the 200-mile Reebok Ragnar Pennsylvania next. The overnight running relay race begins Friday morning in Lancaster at Stauffer Park and will conclude at ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Monday, January 23, 2017
Ralph Lennon, fire chief for the Lake Harmony Volunteer Fire Co., accepts a donation in the amount of $500 from Donna Martino, Community Office Manager of the Pine Point Plaza branch office of the Mauch Chunk Trust Company.
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, January 19, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Local Winery Heats Up Fundraising Effort For Firefighters Galen Glen's Fourth Annual Chili Cook Off is scheduled for January 21st 255 Winter Mountain Drive, Andreas, PA 18211. Galen Glen Winery is excited about the feedback they have received for their fourth annual chili cook off. Tasting Room Manager, Kathy Matson reports, "we have five chefs participating and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, January 19, 2017
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Kathleen Matson Tasting Room Manager Phone: 570-386-3682 Email address: gruveegruner@galenglen.com Local Winery Says, "Be Mine!" With Wine Enjoy local chocolate & wine pairings weekends in February at Galen Glen Winery 255 Winter Mountain Drive, Andreas, PA 18211. "Love, wine and chocolate should not just be celebrated one day a year," ...read more
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Mauch Chunk Trust Company Raised Money for Local Food Pantries Over the Holidays. Jim Thorpe, PA – The staff of Mauch Chunk Trust Company dug deep over the holidays, into both their pockets and their closets, to participate in the Ugly Sweater Day Fundraiser to benefit local area food pantries. Through a combination of personal donations, customer donations and baked goods options, they ...read more
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017
This year’s Blue Mountain Health System Charity Auction Fundraiser/Carbon County Ski Night will be held on March 4, 2017 at the beautiful facilities of the Blue Mountain Resort. We’ll be hosting a basket raffle and silent and live auctions in the “Vista Ballroom” at the Summit Lodge. Doors open at 4 p.m., live music starts at 7 p.m. There will be food and beverages ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, January 09, 2017
February, March and April 2017 Music at the Heritage Center with Local Performers at the Summit Hill Heritage Center, 1 West Hazard Street, Summit Hill; Panther Valley’s Premier Entertainment Complex. $6.00 or 5.00 at the door with a can for the Pantry. This is a series of musical programs featuring our talented local performers sponsored in part by the Lehigh Valley Arts Council and the ...read more
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Monday, January 09, 2017
Jack Frost Ski Diva’s hit the slopes The snow is great and the Jack Frost FREE ladies clinic started January 3, 2017 and will run through February 28. The group is known as the Jack Frost Ski Diva’s and meet every Tuesday throughout the season at 10 am. The group started in 2005 and the Diva group grows in number year after year. It is open to all levels of skiers and snowboarders 18 ...read more
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Friday, January 06, 2017
Jennifer Washney American Cancer Society Program Manager for Mission Delivery jennifer.washney@cancer.org 570-562-9749 ext. 320 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE ROAD TO RECOVERY PROGRAM IN CARBON AND SCHUYLKILL COUNTIES (January 5, 2017) Taylor, PA: Did you know that the American Cancer Society’s Road To Recovery Program provided over 150 rides for patients in Schuylkill County and nearly 400 ...read more
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Thursday, December 29, 2016
Galen Glen Winery 2017 Chili Cook Off January 21, 2017 (In the event of snow on January 21 st , the event will be rescheduled to Saturday, January 28 th ) Contest Rules and Registration Contest is limited to five entrants. Please register early to ensure eligibility. All contestants will be notified via email or phone when their registration has been received. There is no cost to enter. The ...read more
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Monday, December 19, 2016
Bringing People and Business Together … Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation 137 South Street • Lehighton, PA 18235 610.379.5000 Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker (484) 274-2080 AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org CCEDC Announces “THINGS TO DO IN CARBON COUNTY” Visitors Guide and Concierge Book is ...read more
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Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Representative Doyle Heffley 122 nd District Pennsylvania House of Representatives Media Contact: Morgan Dux 717.260.6695 mdux@pahousegop.com RepHeffley.com / Facebook.com/RepHeffley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 14, 2016 Heffley Announces Nearly $300,000 in Community Conservation Partnership Grants for Carbon County LEHIGHTON – Several local grant projects received funds from the ...read more
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Wednesday, November 30, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Local Winery Celebrates Eighth Holiday Season Helping Toys for Tots 255 Winter Mountain Drive, Andreas, PA 18211. This holiday season, Santa's elves at Galen Glen Winery are working to make this the best year yet for underprivileged families in the county. Tasting Room Manager, Kathy Matson, states, "This is our eighth holiday season working with the US Marine Corps ...read more
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Tuesday, November 15, 2016
NEWS From the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor For more information, please contact: Terri Monserrat Communications & Education Coordinator Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor 2750 Hugh Moore Park Rd. Easton, PA 610.923.3548 ex: 224 or terri@delawareandlehigh.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE D&L Completes Carbon County Connectivity Project EASTON (November 14) ...read more
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Friday, November 11, 2016
Calling all Trail Blazers! Schoolhouse Central will be hosting an afternoon event to raise money for the future Hike and Bike Trails to run throughout Kidder Township. See maps of the proposed trail locations and learn more! We are open to your suggestions as well! Get your Tail to the Trail Fundraiser on Dec. 18th from 4pm-6pm. Bring the family because we'll have activities, hot chocolate, ...read more
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Friday, November 04, 2016
LIHEAP Program Now Open, Says Heffley HARRISBURG – The state’s Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for home heating assistance grants, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) said today. LIHEAP is a federally funded program that helps individuals and families pay their heating bills through home heating energy assistance grants. It also provides ...read more
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Tuesday, November 01, 2016
D&L Heritage Half Marathon to Bring Record 1,000+ Runners and Walkers to Scenic and Nationally Significant D&L Trail on November 6 Reversed Course Back By Popular Demand Welcomes Both Runners and Walkers to Benefit Historic Multi-Use Trail Schedule for Sunday, November 6: Start Time for D&L Heritage Half Marathon Run/Walk 8:00 am/Northern Lehigh High School, Slatington First Runner ...read more
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Thursday, October 27, 2016
Representative Doyle Heffley 122 nd District Pennsylvania House of Representatives Media Contact: Morgan Dux 717.260.6695 mdux@pahousegop.com RepHeffley.com / Facebook.com/RepHeffley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 25, 2016 Heffley, Yudichak Announce $22,000 Grant for Beltzville State Park LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Sen. John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) today announced a ...read more
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Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Ob-Gyn Care Associates of St. Luke's Expands to Lehighton Lehighton, PA (10/18/2016) – Ob-Gyn Care Associates of St. Luke's has expanded to its third location at 856 Interchange Road in Lehighton. The practice’s newest site joins locations at 120 Pine St. in Tamaqua and at St. Luke’s West End Medical Center, 501 Cetronia Road, Suite 120, in Allentown. Established and ...read more
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Wednesday, October 19, 2016
2017 LGBT Business Council Gala Beneficiary Application On June 16th 2017, the LGBT Business Council (LGBTBC) of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce will host its third annual Gala. The LGBT Business Council Gala is a stylish semi-formal event held to raise awareness and celebrate the achievements of our community in the greater Lehigh Valley. The Gala will be attended by approximately ...read more
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Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Old Hollywood, Red Carpet Gala to Honor Local Professionals October 19, 2016 - Carbon County, PA – The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) will honor four businesses and three business professionals in Carbon County for their dedication and service to our community on Friday, November 18, 2016 at the annual dinner at Blue Mountain Resort. The Old Hollywood, Red ...read more
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Monday, October 10, 2016
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner at 610.751.4932 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corp. Presents: Author and Business Coach Bob Scott “Kick Start Your Marketing” October 2016 Carbon County, PA – The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation will feature Bob Scott, Author ...read more
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Thursday, September 29, 2016
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner 610-379-5000 marlynk@lehighvalleychamber.org Who Deserves Your Vote for State Representative in the 122 nd ? Doyle Heffley (R), State Representative 122 nd Neil Makhija (D), State Representative Candidate 122 nd Matthew Schutter (L) State Representative Candidate 122 nd The Carbon Chamber/Economic ...read more
Categories: Economic, Political, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Second Saturday Culture Club is here! Join us for our first monthly Culture Club event. This promises to be a fun, interactive gathering for adults only. Studies show that attending cultural events has measurable health benefits. Why not improve your well-being by joining us in the lounge for an amazing event? Our Culture Club will focus on memorable food and art in movies and TV. This ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Monday, September 26, 2016
Media Advisory Media Advisory Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlyn Kissner 610-751-4932 MarlynK@lehighvalleychamber.org Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration at Sharps Compliance in Nesquehoning Carbon County – September 2016: The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp. is pleased to announce a ribbon ...read more
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Friday, September 23, 2016
CCEDC welcomes Bonnie and Clyde to Downtown Lehighton September, 2016 - CARBON COUNTY, PA - The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation and the Borough of Lehighton celebrated a Grand Opening celebration on Tuesday, September 20, at one of the newest businesses in the area. The new full service restaurant and Bar, Bonnie & Clyde is located at 111 North First Street in Lehighton. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Thursday, September 22, 2016
The Annual Great Brews Beer Festival Split Rock Resort is hosting its 26th Annual Great Brews Beer Festival on November 19 & 20, 2016. There will be live musical entertainment, giveaways, delicious food, and of course, BEER! Don’t forget the backyard ga me s , in cluding giant beer pong , giant jenga , cornhole, and more! With bold flavors, crisp hard ciders, smooth stouts, hoppy IPAs, ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
D&L Trail Closures During Carbon County Connectivity Project Construction EASTON (September 12, 2016) –On behalf of its partner landowners, the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor (D&L) announces the following trail closures due to construction for the Carbon County Connectivity Project. For everyone’s safety, the D&L asks that all trail users observe all ...read more
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Thursday, September 08, 2016
NEWS From the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor For more information, please contact: Terri Monserrat Communications & Education Coordinator Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor 2750 Hugh Moore Park Rd. Easton, PA 610.923.3548 ex: 224 or terri@delawareandlehigh.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE D&L Breaks Ground on Carbon County Connectivity Project EASTON (Month, ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Top 5 Golf Courses in Carbon County by Ben Winn As summer in Carbon County begins to wind down, now is the perfect time to get outside to enjoy the natural beauty and fun activities that our local towns have to offer. The best of Pennsylvanian outdoor life is proudly on display in Carbon County, and you can do almost anything that is fun and active somewhere within a short drive of your home! ...read more
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Tuesday, September 06, 2016
D&L to Host Groundbreaking for Carbon County Connectivity Project EASTON (September 1, 2016) – The Carbon County Commissioners and the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor will hold a groundbreaking for the Carbon County Connectivity Project on September 7, 2016 at 10:00 am. The event will be held on the Lehighton Spur of the D&L Trail behind Red Castle Brewery in ...read more
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Friday, August 12, 2016
Join Blue Mountain Resort for their exclusive one day Beer Fest on Saturday, August 27 th from 12pm-4pm. The event features unlimited sampling of over 100 craft beers, and bourbon tasting from local and national distilleries. In addition to sampling , guests can enjoy live music, delicious BBQ creations, and an incredible view of the Pocono Mountain’s. Tickets are on sale now. Head to ...read more
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Thursday, July 28, 2016
It May be Safer to Capture Your Pokémon Walking a Trail D&L Race is Region’s Only Walker-Friendly Half Marathon EASTON (July 28) - The Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor (D&L) encourages participants in Pokémon Go to play the game more safely on the rail trail, while also training for the upcoming D&L Half Marathon. The race, which will be held on ...read more
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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Deck Party on the Lake at Split Rock Resort! Carbon County – August 2016: The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce (GLVCC) are both excited to announce their upcoming deck party/after hours networking event at the Lake View Tavern! Join the CCEDC and GLVCC for a fun night of music and cocktails while enjoying ...read more
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Monday, July 18, 2016
Vietnam Moving Wall at Palmerton Park Heritage Center Display Honors Those Who Served The Moving Wall – a five-eighths scale replica of the 500 foot long Washington, DC Vietnam Memorial - will be on display in the Palmerton Borough Park July 21-25. This visit commemorates the more than 58,000 Americans who died in southeast Asia and the hundreds of thousands of others who served in this ...read more
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Friday, July 15, 2016
PRESS RELEASE For more information about this press release, contact: Alicia Silliman, Publicity Chairperson CCLLFA (501 (C) (3) Non-profit organization) 250 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe PA 18229 570/325-8685 ccllfa@ptd.net July 14, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Calling All Bakers The Carbon County Fair is calling a ll bakers for the Special Baking Contests to be held on August 8 th . Featured will be ...read more
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Friday, July 15, 2016
PRESS RELEASE For more information about this press release, contact: Alicia Silliman, Publicity Chairperson CCLLFA (501 (C) (3) Non-profit organization) 250 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe PA 18229 570/325-8685 ccllfa@ptd.net Getting involved at the Carbon County Fair Margaret Mead once said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the ...read more
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Friday, July 15, 2016
PRESS RELEASE For more information about this press release, contact: Alicia Silliman, Publicity Chairperson CCLLFA 501 c (3) Non-profit organization 250 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe PA 18229 570/325-8685 ccllfa@ptd.net Deadline nearing for vendors at this year’s Carbon County Fair Bob Silliman, president of the Carbon County Fair noted that there are a few spaces for display vendors remaining ...read more
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Friday, July 15, 2016
Manufacturer's Roundatable SAVE THE DATE!!! Monday, August 1, 2016 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Ampal Conference Room - Little Gap Highway, Palmerton Cyber Security and its impact on your business. How can you protect yourself and your customers from cyber attacks and what to do if your business is targeted. Dr. Patricia Riola, Director, Masters of Science In Information Systems at DeSales ...read more
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Thursday, July 07, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org Christmas in July & Grand Opening Celebration at Jingle Bells Christmas Shoppe – Jim Thorpe Carbon County – July 2016: Jingle Bells Christmas Shoppe is pleased to announce the opening of their Jim Thorpe location! Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation and Jingle Bells ...read more
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Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Mauch Chunk Trust Company Helped to Raise Money for the West Penn Fire Company #1 Tamaqua, PA – Mauch Chunk Trust Company helped to raise over $1000 during their 3rd Annual West Penn Summer Festival hosted at their Clamtown Roard branch office on June 26, 2016. Fire trucks, a bounce house, face painting, food, prizes and a clown were all part of the fun-filled day. The coordination behind ...read more
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Wednesday, June 22, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lehigh Valley Insurance Agency Expands to Luzerne Co. May 1, 2016 Hazleton, PA. John Yurconic Agency, Allentown has acquired the Hazleton Insurance Center following the trend of other Lehigh Valley concerns expanding their footprint into Luzerne County. Hazleton Insurance and John Yurconic Agency are Keystone Insurers Group partner agencies. Donald Laputka of Hazleton ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 alicew@carboncountychamber.org CARBON CHAMBER & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS WITH SHARPS COMPLIANCE, INC. TO BRING JOBS TO CARBON COUNTY Carbon County – June 2016: The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation is proud to welcome Sharps Compliance Inc. as the new tenant in the CCEDC’s 40,000 sq.ft. warehouse ...read more
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Monday, June 20, 2016
MAUCH CHUNK TRUST ANNOUNCES ANNA MARIE HELBING TRUST SCHOLARSHIP GRANTS JIM THORPE, PA--- Twenty-three local residents have been honored by Mauch Chunk Trust Company as recipients of Anna Marie Helbing Trust scholarship grants towards their pursuit of a nursing degree. The award recipients, selected by an independent committee, were recognized at a small reception held in their honor on Saturday, ...read more
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Monday, April 11, 2016
VacationIdea.com released a list of the 11 Best Things to Do in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, earlier today. Included on the list are some of the most popular tourist attractions in Carbon County. They include; Asa Packer Mansion Museum, Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway, Old Jail Museum, Harry Packer Mansion, Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary, The Mauch Chunk Opera House, Mauch Chunk Museum, DeFeo's ...read more
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