News Releases

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Monday, November 18, 2019
Media Advisory                    Media Advisory          Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        Contact:  Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080          alicew@carboncountychamber.org  Insurrection Distillery Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration  Carbon County – November, 2019Insurrection Distillery is pleased to announce the opening of the new Lehighton distillery, located at 201 Main ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, November 18, 2019
CancerTelethon.org presents A Taste of Hope A Taste of Hope is the CancerTelethon.org’s newest event inviting everyone 21 and over to a tasting of some of the area’s finest wine, brews and distillery products with all proceeds benefiting the American Cancer Society. This Wine Fest and More is scheduled for Sat., Nov. 23rd from noon – 4PM at Catalpa Grove, the area’s newest venue, located at ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Nutcracker LIVE Mixer at the Harry Packer Mansion Hosted by FLOCCCarbon County, PA - The Future Leaders of Carbon County (FLOCC) of the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp. (CCEDC) invite you to join us for our Nutcracker LIVE Mixer at the Harry Packer Mansion in Jim Thorpe on Thursday, December 12, 2019 from 4:30pm-7:00pm.Come bring your spirit of wonder and imagination as your self-tour ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
“Deck the Halls Sip & Shop” at Jingle BellsCarbon County – November 13, 2019- Kick off your Holiday Shopping Season with the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC)at “Deck the Halls Sip & Shop” at Jingle Bells in Jim Thorpe on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.Shop local for your holiday gifts and find the perfect ornaments for family, friends and colleagues! ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Representative Doyle Heffley122nd Legislative DistrictPennsylvania House of RepresentativesMedia Contact:  Andy Briggs717-260-6474abriggs@pahousegop.comRepHeffley.com / Facebook.com/RepHeffley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 12, 2019 Heffley Announces State Grant for Bowmanstown Street Project HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) today announced the awarding of $842,185 in state funding to ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Jack Frost Mountain is pleased to announce that the Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute 3D Mobile Mammography Coach will be at Jack Frost Mountain on December 15, 2019 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Deadline for appointments is December 1, 2019  If you are due for a mammogram this is a great opportunity to take advantage of the latest 3D mammogram technology.  3D imaging is the most advanced breast ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, November 04, 2019
“Everyone Communicates. Few Connect.” Carbon County Women in Business Luncheon  Carbon County –  The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation invites all business professionals to attend this month's Carbon County Women in Business Luncheon on Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 11:00am-1:00pm at the Covered Bridge Inn in Palmerton.Enjoy networking, lunch and our feature presentation, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
TOURISM OFFICIALS & BUSINESS COMMUNITY UNITED IN SUPPORT OF RESOLUTION October 23, 2019- One week after the announcement that the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway (LGSR) intends to leave Jim Thorpe within a month over a tax dispute, the Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency (JTTA) along with concerned citizens implore all parties to work together for an equitable solution that provides a fair future for all ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                             DateContact: Alice Wanamaker                                                                                 October 22, 2019484-274-2080 AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org   Palmerton Area Community Blood Drive Gives Back!  Palmerton, PA – Miller-Keystone's community blood drive at St. John’s Lutheran ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Carbon County Women in Business Present “In Style for Success” Workwear Program  Carbon County, PA- The Women in Business Committee of the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp. (CCEDC) has established the “ In Style for Success” Workwear Program of Carbon County. This initiative is administrated by the Women in Business Committee in conjunction with other area organizations including ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Panther Creek Pharmacy Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting CelebrationCarbon County –  The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp. (CCEDC) invites you to join us in welcoming Panther Creek Pharmacy in Nesquehoning to Carbon County. This Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Celebration will take place on Friday, October 25, 2019 from 4:00pm-5:30pm at the pharmacy. Come meet the staff and learn more ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, October 14, 2019
News Release   FOR MORE INFORMATION: Francine Kluck, CSL STEM Ecosystem Coordinator Phone: 570-751-8164 Email: fkluck@lccc.edu   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 8, 2019   Carbon – Schuylkill –Luzerne STEM Ecosystem National STEM Day  What:        On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, Highwood USA, Tamaqua will host a CSL STEM Ecosystem kick-off to National STEM day November 8, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Carbon County –  The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation invites all business professionals to attend the Carbon County Women in Business October Luncheon on a special date, Thursday, October 24, 2019, from 11:30am-1:00pm at Ateria’s On First in Lehighton. Enjoy networking, lunch and our feature presentation, “How to Plan Your Best Event Yet,”  conducted by Nikki Gingrich, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Hawaiian Luau Gala to Honor Local Professionals   Carbon County, PA – The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) will honor businesses and business professionals in Carbon County for their dedication and service to our community on Friday, November 22, 2019 at the annual dinner at Blue Mountain Resort. The Hawaiian Luau Gala will focus on the great things happening in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Carbon County –  Join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and the Carbon County Art League for a Fall Art Show Mixer & Open Mic on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 5:00pm– 8:00pm at the CCEDC Office in Lehighton. Join us for a fun evening of art and music appreciation! Gifted artists from the Carbon County Art League will have their beautiful artwork on display, which ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Carbon County –  If you are a business owner or a current or future member of the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC), you are invited to attend CCEDC’s FREE “Master Your Membership” Luncheon on Tuesday, October 29th from 11:30 am-1:00 pm at Country Junction in Lehighton.  Join us for lunch and our feature presentation where you’ll be taught how you and your business can ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
RELEASE: ImmediateCONTACT:  Fisher Insurance AgencyLOCAL INSURANCE AGENT RECOGNIZEDLehighton, PA, October, 2019 – Francis Mankos, Personal Lines Insurance Agent of Slatington, PA recently was awarded the designation of Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA), a professional designation conferred by the American Insurance Marketing and Sales Society (the AIMS Society).Francis successfully ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
Carbon County – October 8, 2019- The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp.’s Future Leaders of Carbon County present a Bus Trip to Yuengling Brewery on Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 8:30 am - 3:00 pm. The bus will leave from Dunbar Bottling, 202 N. Main Ln, Lehighton at 8:30 am SHARP. Join your fellow Carbon County business and community leaders for a fun bus ride to Pottsville to visit ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, September 27, 2019
Heritage Hill Senior Community “Tastes From Around the World” Open House & Annual Joint Chamber Mixer Carbon County -The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) along with Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce invite their members and all business professionals to Heritage Hill Senior Community’s Annual Networking Mixer & Open House on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 5:00pm-7:00pm ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, September 27, 2019
Carbon County – Join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and the Kidder Hike & Bike Trail Group for the Kidder Hike & Bike Trail Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Celebration on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm at Louie's Prime Parking Lot in Lake Harmony(across the street from the trailhead).Plan to have a fun evening on the trail and at Louie's Prime Open ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, September 26, 2019
PRESS RELEASE   For more information contact:  Alicia SillimanLehighton Area Lioness Lions Club250 Lentz TrailJim Thorpe PA 18229570/657-7128  Celebrating Survivorship…Breast Cancer Awareness  Survivorship, engagement, and empowerment are key words when you speak to anyone who has or had breast cancer.    Each year, nearly 250-300 local women and men celebrate breast cancer survivorship and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, September 06, 2019
‘Tools for facing the drug epidemic’ Oct. 8 in Tamaqua  Zion Lutheran Church in Tamaqua is hosting “Strategies and tools for facing the drug epidemic,” a free workshop for faith leaders, mental health and drug and alcohol professionals and interested citizens in Schuylkill and Carbon counties, Oct. 8 beginning at 9 a.m.    This six-hour training, given by Greg A. Krause, who is accredited by ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 05, 2019
The deadline for the Fall Round of Hotel Tax Disbursements is approaching on Monday, September 30th, 2019.  Applications are available on the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corp. website at www.carboncountychamber.org by selecting the Chamber tab then clicking on the Hotel Tax Disbursement or by stopping by the CCEDC office in Lehighton. Applications must be submitted to the CCEDC office ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, General News Article, Community
Thursday, September 05, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                             DateContact: Alice Wanamaker                                                                                 September 5, 2019484-274-2080 AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org   Palmerton Area Community Blood Drive to Celebrate National Teddy Bear Dayon Monday, September 9, 2019  Palmerton, PA – The next ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
 Two Carbon Chamber Board Members to Receive AwardsCarbon County – The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) is proud to announce that two members of their Board of Directors will be receiving awards this fall. Carol Obando-Derstine, Regional Affairs Director, PPL Electric Utilities, will receive the "Leadership by Example Award" at the SkillsUSA   Annual   Meeting & Leadership ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
                                                1000 Fayette Street                                        NEWS RELEASE                                    Conshohocken, PA 19428                              August 2019                                     www.LPRE.com                                      Contact: T.J. Price, tjprice@ptd.net    Smithfield Gateway Demolition Kickoff ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Carbon County – Join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and Blue Mountain Resort for their Manufacturing Fun at Blue Mountain Summit Adventure Park & Mixer on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 from 4:00 pm-7:00pm.This event is FREE for those in the manufacturing and production fields in and around Carbon County; all managers, owners, marketing directors, human resource ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Carbon County WIB & Lehigh Valley WBC Present “Stories Build Businesses'' BreakfastCarbon County - The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation’s Carbon County Women in Business and the Lehigh Valley Women’s Business Council present “Stories Build Businesses” Breakfast on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 7:30 am to 9:00 am at Blue Mountain Resort’s Vista Ballroom in Palmerton.All business ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, August 12, 2019
Mansion House Bridge in Jim Thorpe Opening & Celebration JIM THORPE–Jim Thorpe Borough, the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor, and Carbon County Commissioners are pleased to announce that the long-awaited D&L Trail: Mansion House Pedestrian Bridge will open to the public on August 12, 2019.  A celebration will be held from 5pm to 7pm on August 28th along the trail just south of the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
Monday, August 05, 2019
Representative Doyle Heffley 122nd District Pennsylvania House of Representatives Media Contact:  Andy Briggs 717.260.6474 abriggs@pahousegop.com RepHeffley.com / Facebook.com/RepHeffley   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 1, 2019   St. Luke’s University Health Network Awarded $750,000 for Hospital Project in Carbon County, Announce Heffley, Yudichak   HARRISBURG – St. Luke’s University ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, August 05, 2019
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                 Contact:  Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080                                                                                       alicew@carboncountychamber.org  "The Curse of Reservoir Road" Youth Haunt Fundraiser  Jim Thorpe Youth Haunt “The Curse of Reservoir Road” is coming this fall to Jim Thorpe. The Haunt is the effort of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
PPL Electric Utilities wins eighth straight J.D. Power customer satisfaction awardTop honor among large utilities in Eastern U.S. goes to PPL for 16th time in 21 years ALLENTOWN, Pa., June 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Electric Utilities has captured the J.D. Power residential customer satisfaction award for large electric utilities in the eastern United States for the eighth year in a row. The ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Future Leaders of Carbon County Presents Back to School Trivia Night at PJ Whelihan’s at Platz’s July 23, 2019-Carbon County, PA – Join the Future Leaders of Carbon County (FLOCC) and partner, PBS39, on Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm for a fun “Back to School” TRIVIA Night at P.J. Whelihan’s at Platz’s in Lehighton.  “There is so much to learn about the communities we live ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Alice Wanamaker | Assist VP | Carbon Chamber & Economic DevelopmentCell:  484-274-2080 | Email: AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org                                                                                                                       Tour the Asa and Harry Packer Mansions & Meet John Thorpe  at Annual Mansions Mixer Event  July 9, 2019-Carbon County, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Community
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Summit Hill, Pennsylvania:  The Spotts Insurance Group has been selected by the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance as a 2019 Greater Reading Top 50 Business, a program that annually recognizes high performing companies. The winners represent businesses which have a positive influence on the future of Greater Reading and its economic growth.  Jeffrey Spotts, President and his wife, Donna Spotts, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Alice Wanamaker | Assist VP | Carbon Chamber & Economic DevelopmentCell:  484-274-2080 | Email: AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org | http://carboncountypa.org                                                                                                                       Express Employment Professionals New Lehighton Location  Open House & Ribbon Cutting ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Monday, July 15, 2019
For More Information, Please Contact:Alice Wanamaker | Assist VP | Carbon Chamber & Economic DevelopmentCell:  484-274-2080 | Email: AliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org Register Now for the CCEDC’s 13th Annual “Sturm Cup” Golf Outing  July 11, 2019-Carbon County, PA - FORE! Attention all golfers…register now for the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation’s (CCEDC) “13th Annual “Sturm Cup” ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Community
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
For Information Contact:                                         William Williams                               570-675-1143                                                                                        williwilli@pa.gov   GLEN ONOKO FALLS TRAIL ON STATE GAME LANDS 141 CLOSED Hiking trail in Carbon County closed due to unsafe conditions       The Pennsylvania Game ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
Monday, July 08, 2019
MRC Announces New Leadership Appointment Richard C. Hobbs to Become President & CEO  Greater Lehigh Valley, PA -- Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC), a PA state and federally funded non-profit resource for manufacturers located in Allentown, announced July 5, 2019 after an extensive search that the MRC Board has selected Richard C. Hobbs to succeed Jack E. Pfunder as President & CEO of the ...read more
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Thursday, June 27, 2019
Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) cordially invites residents of the 122nd Legislative District to join him on Tuesday, July 2, for an open house at his new district office in Weissport, located at 204B Bridge St. This special event will be held from 4-6 p.m. Earlier this year, Heffley moved the office to a location that was more affordable and accessible for constituents. “This open house is an ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Political
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
 Anita Shapolsky Art Foundation570.325.5815 20 West Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229www.asartfoundation.org | asartfoundation@gmail.com    The Anita Shapolsky Art Foundation Presents Great Expectations  JULY 21 - AUGUST 24, 2019  Opening Reception: Sunday, July 21, 4 - 6pm  “I went home, with new matters for my thoughts, though with no relief from the old.”  - Charles Dickens, Great ...read more
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019
For Immediate Release For More Information, Please Contact:Alice Wanamaker, CCEDC Membership Director & Asst. V.P. GLVCC Northern Region 484-274-2080 |alicew@carboncountychamber.org “Bringing Your Business Future into Focus” CCEDC Women in Business Luncheon Carbon County – June 25, 2019- The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) invites all business professionals to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Monday, June 24, 2019
 For More Information, Contact:  Elizabeth Dugan Vice President of Development and Communications edugan@wildlandspa.org | 610-965-4397, ext. 126  Christopher M. Kocher President |  ckocher@wildlandspa.org | 610-965-4397, ext. 123    Wildlands Conservancy Honors Kathy Henderson and Zettlemoyer Auction Co. as Friend of the Lehigh River  (Emmaus, Pa., June 20, 2019) – Wildlands Conservancy, the ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 17, 2019
Join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC)as we help Load and Lock Self Storage celebrate their grand opening with a ribbon-cutting celebration and a charity donation drive to support the VALOR Clinic Foundation on Friday, June 21, 2019 from 4:30 pm-6:00pm (ribbon cutting at 5:30 pm) at 269 Meckesville Rd., Albrightsville. Come take a tour of their brand new facility and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Monday, June 17, 2019
Representative Doyle Heffley 122nd District Pennsylvania House of Representatives Media Contact:  Andy Briggs 717.260.6474 abriggs@pahousegop.com RepHeffley.com / Facebook.com/RepHeffley   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2019   Heffley’s Blight Bill Advances after Committee Approval   HARRISBURG – Legislation that would assist municipalities in identifying the owners of blighted ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Political
Friday, May 31, 2019
POTTSVILLE, Pa.— Congressman Dan Meuser (PA-9) will host an Economic Development Forum for business owners and municipal government leaders on June 18, 2019. The event will be held at Penn State Schuylkill’s John Morgan Auditorium, 200 University Drive, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.  Congressman Meuser will moderate a panel discussion on available federal funding and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Political
Thursday, May 30, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                   May 28, 2019  Wolf Administration Announces Design Work to Improve Route 248 in Carbon County  Allentown, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Allentown-based region today announced that design work will begin soon to improve Route 248 (POW/MIA Remembrance Highway) in East Penn, Franklin, and Lower Towamensing ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary /Jim Thorpe Pre-Season Celebration Benefiting Family Promise   The public is invited to the Pre-Season Celebration on Memorial Day weekend. The celebration starts Saturday, May 25, 2019 and concludes on Monday, May 27, 2019. The event starts at 11:00 am and ends each day at 5:00 pm. No reservation needed. This is a fundraiser for Family Promise of Carbon ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        Contact:  Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080          alicew@carboncountychamber.org  Ground Breaking & Check Presentation at MaZzella EnterprisesJoin the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp. for a ground breaking and check presentation reception ceremony at Mazzella Enterprises new warehouse on Hatchery Road in Jim Thorpe on Friday, May 17, 2019. The warehouse will ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Thursday, May 09, 2019
The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp.(CCEDC) Future Leaders of Carbon County are pleased to present the first ever comprehensive State of the County Update and Dinner at Blue Mountain Resort on Thursday May 23, 2019.  Doors will open to guests at 4:30pm for registration, networking and stationed dinner. The update will begin at 5:30pm. Opening remarks will be delivered by ...read more
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Wednesday, May 08, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6th, 2019Mary Fran Bachman Spotts Insurance Group 610-374-2911 bachmm1@nationwide.comSpotts Insurance Group Receives Award Summit Hill, Pennsylvania: Jeffrey Spotts, President of Spotts Insurance Group, has announced that the agency has earned the prestigious Premier Presidents Award from Nationwide Insurance for the 9th consecutive year. This award recognizes ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
SBA Announces National Small Business WeekRelease Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2019Release Number: 19-10Contact: carol.wilkerson@sba.gov WASHINGTON – Today, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Administrator Linda McMahonannounced that this year’s National Small Business Week will be held from May 5-11, 2019. Administrator McMahon will start the week in Washington, D.C., where she ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Carbon County, PA- The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) invites all business professionals to attend their Carbon County Women in Business Luncheon Event on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Galen Glen Winery in Andreas. The Chamber is excited to welcome guest speaker, Sarah Troxell, award-winning winemaker and co-owner of Galen Glen Winery, for her ...read more
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019
The Mauch Chunk Museum and Cultural Center will be sponsoring this 24th annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Weekend on Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th.  This event is in honor of James Francis Thorpe, a Native American and “Athlete of the 20th Century”.   The festivities start off on Saturday, May 18th at 10:30 am with a Native American Tribute at the Jim Thorpe Mausoleum along with Don Wild ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Carbon County, PA- There are a couple of exciting changes happening at BRC TV-13! As of April 22, 2019, Alyssa Kratz will no longer serve as the Valley Report producer and has accepted a new position that will enable her to get "out and about" in the community as a reporter. Emily Kress, BRC TV-13's former Night Report associate producer, has stepped into the role of the Valley Report ...read more
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Monday, April 22, 2019
The Mahoning Drive-in Theater located on Seneca Road in Lehighton will open for their landmark 70th season this Friday, April 26th with their annual double feature; The Wizard of Oz and Willy Wonka. (films will also be presented on Saturday, April 27th). The crew welcomes families & local press to enjoy a weekend under the stars. *gates open at 6p. showtime at sundown.  Theater management is ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, April 12, 2019
Join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and Carbon County Women in Business as we celebrate health and wellness and Administrative Professional Day with a “Wellness in the Workplace EXPO” on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 5:00pm-7:00pm. This exciting  event will take place at the new St. Luke’s building at 575 S. 9th Street in Lehighton. For just a $5.00 admission, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, April 12, 2019
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact:  Alice Wanamaker, CCEDC Member Relations Directorr & Asst. V.P. GLVCC Northern Region: 484-274-2080 | alicew@carboncountychamber.org  Perks at Work: Discover How the Carbon Chamber & Google Can Help Your Business Stand Out & Grow  Carbon County – April 10, 2019- If you are a business owner or a current or future member of the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
Lehigh Valley Health Network Adds New ExpressCARE  Services in Carbon CountyHealth network’s latest sites to be located in Lehighton and Palmerton  Lehigh Valley, Pa. (April 8, 2019) – Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is expanding services at two locations in Carbon County. The health network is announcing that it will open two new ExpressCARE locations in Lehighton and Palmerton. Both are ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, March 29, 2019
The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and the Greater Northern Lehigh Chamber of Commerce invite all business professionals to attend their joint Women in Business Luncheon Event on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Woodstone Country Club in Danielsville. The Chambers are excited to welcome guest speaker, Katie Iorio, Franchise President of Dale Carnegie, for her feature ...read more
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Tuesday, March 19, 2019
  For more information, please contact: Elissa Garofalo, Executive Director Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor 2750 Hugh Moore Park Rd. Easton, PA Cell: 610-984-4786  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2019  Mansion House Bridge Phase II Construction Starts with Lock 1 Retaining Wall & Trail Project   Jim Thorpe, Pa. –   Last summer, Carbon County finished installing the Mansion ...read more
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Wednesday, March 06, 2019
NEWS RELEASEFOR RELEASE: ImmediatelyDATE:  March 06, 2019CONTACT: Renee Slakoper, Executive Assistant/Account Manager | ETA Insurance Group, 570-669-5050  LOCAL INSURANCE AGENCY ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP  NESQUEHONING, Pa. – ETA Insurance Group, one of the leading and trusted insurance and benefits agencies, announced a strategic partnership with iFinancial Services.  In their never-ending ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, March 04, 2019
MAUCH CHUNK MUSEUM & CULTURAL CENTERJIM THORPE OLYMPIAN BIRTHDAY EVENTMAY 18TH AND 19TH, 2019 The Mauch Chunk Museum and Cultural Center will be sponsoring this 24th annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Weekend on Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th.  This event is in honor of James Francis Thorpe, a Native American and “Athlete of the 20th Century”.   The festivities start off on Saturday, May 18th ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Pocono Mountains Restaurant Month Participate in Pocono Mountains Restaurant Month, “A Taste of the Poconos,” April 22 – May 19, 2019 WHAT: “A Taste of the Poconos” is the Pocono Mountains’ official restaurant month.Participating restaurants throughout the Poconos will have a chance to offer a variety of cuisines, so customers can taste that signature dish, or sample a variety of foods, sure ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Monday, February 25, 2019
 Bringing People and Business Together …137 South Street | Lehighton, PA 18235Phone: 610.379.5000 | mail@carboncountychamber.org  For Immediate ReleaseContact: Alice Wanamaker, CCEDC Membership Director & Asst. V.P.  Northern Region 484-274-2080 |alicew@carboncountychamber.org  CREATING YOUR OWN TRAIL FRIENDLY BUSINESS   Have you ever thought about opening your own business? How about one ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Lehigh Valley Voting will be extended 18 hours (until SATURDAY at 5:59PM). Voting Begins for Sixth Annual “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Lehigh Valley Campaign Public Polls Open for the Lehigh Valley's Manufacturing Student Video Contest   Greater Lehigh Valley, PA – Tuesday, February 19, 2019 – Public voting for the Lehigh Valley's sixth annual “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, February 18, 2019
 Bringing People and Business Together …137 South Street | Lehighton, PA 18235Phone: 610.379.5000 | mail@carboncountychamber.org Media Release                       Media Release                       Media Release  For Immediate ReleaseFor More Information, Please Contact:Alice Wanamaker, CCEDC Membership Director & Asst. V.P.  Northern Region 484-274-2080 |alicew@carboncountychamber.orgArt, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Monday, February 11, 2019
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                     Contact:Alice WanamakerAliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org   Carbon County Women in Business Dressing for the Career of Your Dreams Program  The Women in Business Committee of the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp. (CCEDC) has established theDressing for the Career of Your Dreams Program of Carbon County. This initiative is being ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
County Junction is welcoming applications for festival vendors for their newly renovated outdoor Village.  They are looking for vendors during weekends starting April through December 2019.   If you have interest, please contact Diane Sander at diane@countryjunction.com or call (610) 377-5050 Ext.1044 for more information.   Country Junction Village will also be hosting a Wine and Family ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Because of your support for Carbon County, Monroe County, Wayne County and the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau, we wanted to make sure you know about our strategy to market the region to a national audience for talent attraction and business investment.In a continuous expansion of our digital marketing efforts, we work with Livability Media to promote the Pocono Mountains region online, in print ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Monday, January 14, 2019
Carbon County – Attention current and future Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) members: join us on Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 7:30am-9:00am at the Carbon Chamber in Lehighton for a new and exciting opportunity to grow your business!  CCEDC’s new “Perks at Work” is a FREE, informal presentation about all of the perks of joining the Carbon Chamber and your automatic ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, December 17, 2018
NEWS RELEASEFOR RELEASE: ImmediatelyDATE: December 12, 2018CONTACT: ETA Insurance Group, 570-669-5050LOCAL INSURANCE AGENTS NAMED TO HEALTH CARE MARKETPLACE CIRCLE OF CHAMPIONS NESQUEHONING, Pa.—Two insurance agents from Nesquehoning-based ETA Insurance Group (formerly ETA Benefits Group) were recently recognized as members of the 2019 Health Insurance Marketplace Circle of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community

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