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News for Human Interest

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
BRODHEADSVILLE, PA– SBA and partners will host a workshop to explain financing programs and resources for farming and manufacturing businesses at the Western Pocono Community Library on Jan. 8th from 9-11 a.m.     WHO:       Shannon Degiglio, Lender Relations Specialist, SBA Eastern Pennsylvania District                    Jennifer Tilden, Business Opportunity Specialist, SBA Eastern ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, December 06, 2018
 Carbon County Non-Profit Expo  Carbon County – December 6, 2018  The Carbon Chamber is excited to announce the first Non-Profit Expo in Carbon County and invites all non-profit groups to participate.The expo is designed to be an opportunity for non-profit organization’s to share their mission with the community, local businesses and the 2019 Carbon Leadership Class. The primary goal is to help ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Friday, October 05, 2018
With the help of Turn To Us, Skin Deep, Inc. is giving back to breast cancer survivors and women who have lost their eyebrows to any illness. Skin Deep, Inc. is offering ONE FREE Areola Tattooing session for a breast cancer survivor. Areola Tattooing is the last step in breast reconstruction. Let Skin Deep, Inc. help you in this last part of your journey.  Skin Deep, Inc. is also offering ONE ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, 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
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: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Please Contact: Jonathan M. Blackwell-Rodgers, LSW Executive Director Family Promise of Carbon County 167 S. Third St. Lehighton, PA 18235fpccdirector@gmail.com 610-379-4757 www.familypromisecarboncounty.org      Help us help the homeless:  On-going support needed. Although we do annual campaigns and on-going fundraising efforts we can always use help and support from community ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 30, 2018
8/30/18Contact: Amber Breiner, (610)730-2526  or  director@cccfoundpa.orgFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECarbon Community Foundation Gains Two New Founders Carbon County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that two new community members have been added as Founders. Bill and Penny Allison of Jim Thorpe and Michael and Marian Carty of Palmerton have each made the pledge for their family to donate ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 23, 2018
Carbon County – July 23, 2018- Join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and Carbon County Women in Business for a Packer Mansions Mixer benefiting the Anastasia Susko Memorial Fund on Wednesday, August 1st from 5:00pm– 7:00pm at the Harry Packer Mansion in Jim Thorpe. Network with like-minded business professionals as you tour the beautiful and historic Asa and Harry ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, May 21, 2018
   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kelly Shannon Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau kshannon@poconos.org PoconoMountains.com  / @PoconoTourismPR (570) 730-64442018 Tourism Achievement Award Winners and Details on Pick Up the PoconosThe Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau announces this year’s Tourism Achievement Award winners and provides more information on new anti-littering campaign   POCONO MOUNTAINS, ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, 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
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
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
The second annual Kidder Township Community Unity Flea Market will be held again this year Saturday May 26th from 9 am to 3 pm at Pine Point Plaza, Route 903 Albrightsville.  (Rain date is Sunday, May 27)    If you have any treasures to sell please contact Diane at 908-612-9900 to reserve a space. The cost is $15 for an 8 foot space (you must provide your own table).    If you bake and can ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, General News Article, Community