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News for General News Article

Monday, February 11, 2019
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                     Contact:Alice WanamakerAliceW@CarbonCountyChamber.org  Carbon County Women in Business PresentDress for Success, Workwear Program  The Women in Business Committee of the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corp. (CCEDC) has established the Dress for Success, Workwear Program of Carbon County. This initiative is being formed by the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
Media Release                Media Release                Media ReleaseFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                     Contact:Alice Wanamaker: 610.379.5000AliceW@carboncountychamber.org  Future Leaders of Carbon County to Host Meet & Greet Mixer    Carbon County – February 5, 2019 - The Future Leaders of Carbon County (FLOCC) is hosting a Meet & Greet Mixer at the Covered Bridge ...read more
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Carbon County – SBA and partners will host a FREE “Financing and Resources for Farmers and Manufacturers” Workshop on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 (New Date) from 9:00am – 11:00am at the Western Pocono Community Library in Brodheadsville.  Join us for a panel presentation that will inform farming and manufacturing businesses about various financing programs and other resources from your local ...read more
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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
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Monday, January 14, 2019
Carbon County, PA-Calling all women in business in Carbon County… Please join the Carbon County Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) on Thursday, February 14th from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at Radical Wine Company in Lehighton for our Carbon County Women in Business February Luncheon.Attendees will enjoy a delicious lunch and our feature presentation: “Time Management Skills to Maximize ...read more
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Thursday, January 03, 2019
Carbon County, PA – The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation is pleased to host the 6 th Annual 5K Earth Day Hippie Run/Walk/Bike on Saturday, April 27, 2019 on the D&L Trail in Lehighton.  This year we have added a distance bike ride to the event. Participants can choose between a 10k or 20 mile bike ride or the 5K run or walk. The fee for each event is $25 with a t-shirt ...read more
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Thursday, January 03, 2019
 Carbon County – January 2, 2018- Calling all women in business in Carbon County… Please join the Carbon County Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) on Thursday, January 10th from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at One Ten Tavern in Palmerton for our first Carbon County Women in Business Luncheon of the new year! The 2019 Carbon County Women in Business Luncheon Series: “See It, Make It ...read more
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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
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Carbon County, PA -Join THE FUTURE LEADERS OF CARBON COUNTY (FLOCC) on Wednesday, December 19th from 4:30-7:00pm  for a special holiday self-guided tour of the beautiful Harry Packer Mansion. Get into the spirit of the holidays and follow along to the beloved classic as you visit scenic displays from “The Nutcracker Suite” in each room. There will also be Nutcracker-inspired cocktails available at ...read more
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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Carbon County – November 14, 2018- Join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and the Carbon County Women in Business (WIB) on Thursday, December 13th from 11:30am-1:00 pm for their Year-End Holiday Luncheon Celebration at Broadway Grille in Jim Thorpe.Enjoy a delicious lunch, holiday networking fun and special surprises! Take a look back at our 2018 “Be Your Own Hero” ...read more
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Friday, November 09, 2018
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 16, 2018 at the annual dinner at Blue Mountain Resort. The Wild West Gala will focus on the great things happening in Carbon County and will feature the presentation of awards to ...read more
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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Mom was wrong; you CAN talk to strangers! Please join the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) on Thursday November 1st from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at Slopeside Pub & Grill at Blue Mountain Resort in Palmerton for our Carbon County Women in Business November Luncheon. We’ll be engaging in an exciting and interactive presentation about “Elevating Your Elevator Speech” with Louis ...read more
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Tuesday, October 09, 2018
Grant funding for energy efficiency and pollution prevention projects for small business owners and farmers is still available from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)through the Small Business Advantage Grant program. “This grant was created with small businesses and farmers in mind. There are tremendous monetary savings available to Pennsylvania’s small business ...read more
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Thursday, April 26, 2018
The Mahoning Drive-in Theater located on Seneca Road in Lehighton will open for their 69th season this Friday, April 27th with their annual double feature; The Wizard of Oz and Willy Wonka. (films will also be presented on Saturday, April 28th). The crew welcomes families to enjoy a weekend under the stars.  Theater management is incredibly excited about this season and the growing popularity of ...read more
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