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News for Human Interest

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
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?” Student Video Contest will open Wednesday, February 20, 12:01AM and run ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, 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: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
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
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
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, 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: Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Economic
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, 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