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News for Economic

Thursday, September 20, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 20, 2018  Wolf Administration Announces Grants and Rebates for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations  Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today launched new grant and rebate programs for zero-emission vehicle (ZEV) charging and fueling stations to increase options for ZEV owners and encourage more people to consider ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, September 20, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFill The Ford For Family Promise at Galen Glen WineryTwo Local Businesses Define TEAM - Together Everyone Achieves More 255 Winter Mountain Drive, Andreas, PA.  For five years Galen Glen Winery has hosted an annual event in October to benefit Family Promise of Carbon County. The area's only shelter for homeless children and their parents. On October 27 and 28, they will hold ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, September 17, 2018
The Mahoning Drive-in Theater located on Seneca Road in Lehighton has grown into a Legendary Theater under its new management in just a few short years.. Being labeled “America’s Favorite Drive-in” & “The Coolest Drive-in” has drawn Hollywood to embrace their one of a kind events!On SEPTEMBER 21 & 22: Star of The Gremlins Franchise (ZACH GALLIGAN) will be LIVE at The Mahoning for their “Gremlins ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Monday, September 17, 2018
Growth, New Staff and Name Change for ETA Benefits GroupAgency marks a banner year after service expansion for Medicare coverage     NESQUEHONING, Pa.— ETA Benefits Group is pleased to announce a record year of growth since expanding its line of benefits and insurance to encompass the availability of Medicare plans and Medicare advisory services.  “This was a natural benefit expansion for us,” ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Economic
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Mauch Chunk Trust Offers Economic Outlook 2018  Lehighton, PA – September 12, 2018 – The Mauch Chunk Trust Company will be offering an Economic Outlook on October 16, 2018 at the Mahoning Valley Country Club in Lehighton, PA.  Dr. Edmond J. Seifried of Seifried & Brew will be the featured guest speaker. He has his eyes on the Federal Reserve and will report on what that organization is likely to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
Monday, September 10, 2018
The Fall Round of Hotel Tax Disbursement deadline is approaching! Due to the fact that this year September 30 falls on a Sunday, the deadline has beenextended to Monday, October 1, 2018.  Applications are available on the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Inc. website at www.carboncountychamber.org by selecting the Chamber tab then clicking on the Hotel TaxDisbursement or by stopping by the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
(source: https://www.tripadvisor.com/blog/white-water-rafting-trips-usa-river-adventures/ )From high-energy rapids to laid-back river floats, we’re on a mission to find the best white water rafting trips in the USA. This is choose-your-own-adventure, whether you want to perfect your river surfing skills, or just hit the water for sun and swimming. Not that summertime’s the only time to head to the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT:Kathleen MatsonGalen Glen Winery255 Winter Mountain DriveAndreas, PA 18211Phone: 570-386-3682e-mail: gruveegruner@galenglen.com                 Tour de Wine ~ A Perfect Pairing of Cycling, Wine and Food TrucksLocal Winery & Bike Shop Partner For Three Exhilarating ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Monday, May 21, 2018
Clean & Green PoconosHere in the Poconos, we live clean and green lives; practicing an environmentally-friendly lifestyle. We’ve provided some resources and tips for visitors, local communities, and residents to stay clean and green in the Pocono Mountains to help reduce litter. A simple rule to follow is to treat the places you visit with the same respect you would treat your own home and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Monday, May 14, 2018
Lehighton Downtown Farmers Market  The Lehighton Downtown Initiative will be hosting 2nd Annual Lehighton Downtown Farmers Market!  Opening day will be held Saturday, May 19th from 9:00 AM - 3:00PM.  A Handmade Only Craft Show will also be held on opening day.  Special music will be provided by Damian Walck during the morning hours.  Afternoon music to be announced.  The Lehighton Downtown ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Monday, May 14, 2018
PRESS RELEASE  For more information about this press release, contact:  Alicia SillimanCCLLFA (501 (C) (3) Non-profit organization)250 Lentz TrailJim Thorpe PA 18229570.328.8685  Carbon County Fair Queen & Junior Miss Candidates being sought  The Carbon County Fair is looking for young ladies to participate in the 2018 Queen and Junior Miss Programs.  Applications can be obtained by accessing ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, May 03, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                                                                                                         CONTACT: Melissa Yingling 610-826-7700 Ext: 1234Cell: 484-523-3864MYingling@SkiBlueMt.com  Blue Mountain Resort Donates over $26,000 to Carve 4 CancerCharity Event Raises Funds ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Heffley, Ward Work to Protect Independent Pharmacies, Consumers  HARRISBURG – Reps. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Judy Ward (R-Blair) have proposed consumer protection legislation aimed at addressing common issues faced by community pharmacies.  After hearing from several community pharmacy owners about unfair reimbursement rates for Medicaid patients, Heffley is exploring solutions to ensure ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Political
Monday, April 09, 2018
NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release Contact: Amy Pienta Owner and Creative Director 570-413-1605 amy@somersaultletterpress.comSomersault Letterpress and Creative Sweeps the ADDYs With Seven American Advertising AwardsJim Thorpe, PA — (April 6, 2018) — The American Advertising Federation, Greater Lehigh Valley chapter, recognized Somersault Letterpress and Creative, 60 Broadway in historic ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Friday, February 09, 2018
Mike Chmielewski | Director of External Affairs Office of Intergovernmental Affairs |Office of Governor Tom Wolf  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:      Governor Wolf Launches PA Business One-Stop Shop to Support Pennsylvania EntrepreneurshipHarrisburg, PA –February 7, 2018- Today, Governor Tom Wolf launched the new PA Business One-Stop Shop to serve as a sole source to guide entrepreneurs and small ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article