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Jim Thorpe

Thursday, May 20, 2010

High Street closed

High Street will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, May 24 at 7 a.m. This is due to the reconstruction of the wall between 123 and 127 High St. Work will be done weather permitting and expected to be finished in August. If you have any questions, please call the borough office.

Bereavement Speaker

Friday, May 14, 2010


Members of the LAOH will meet on Sun., May 16, at 7 p.m. at McGinley Hall.

Guest speaker

David Dagon, case worker for Services for Older Adults, will be the guest speaker on Monday, May 17, at the bereavement group of St. Joseph's Church. This support group meets on Monday evenings and is open to anyone who is suffering from the loss of a loved one. They meet in the Brogan Room located behind St. Joseph's Church, at 7 p.m. If you wish more information call the rectory office, (570) 325-3731.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 21 Race St., Jim Thorpe will hold a free community barbecue picnic style meal from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, May 23. All are invited.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Members of the LAOH will hold their meeting on Sunday, May 16, at 7 p.m. at McGinley Hall.

Bereavement group speaker announced

Friday, May 7, 2010

Tax office closed

The office of Terry McElmoyle, tax collector, will be closed on Saturday, May 8. The office will reopen Monday the May 10.

Monday, May 3, 2010

Touchdown meeting

Members of the Jim Thorpe Touchdown Club will meet on Tuesday, May 4, at 6 p.m. in the high school commons area.

Bereavement group

The bereavement group of St. Joseph's Church, will meet this evening from 7-8:30 p.m., in the Brogan Room of the church. The group will be meeting through May 24, and if you have any questions or wish more information call the church office, (570) 325-3731.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Book signing

On Saturday, April 24 at 10 a.m., JoAnn Smith Ainsworth will be guest author and speaker at the Dimmick Memorial Library, 54 Broadway in downtown Jim Thorpe. She will autograph her novels Matilda's Song and Out of the Dark. Ainsworth is a graduate of the Jim Thorpe Area High School, class of 1956, and is excited about coming back to her hometown and speaking in her hometown library.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Fire company meeting

Members of the Phoenix Fire Company will meet in the company hall on Tuesday, April 13, at 7 p.m.

Bereavement group

The bereavement group sponsored by St. Joseph's Church, will begin meeting on Monday evenings, starting this evening, in the Brogan Room of the church. The group will be from 7-8:30 on Monday evenings until May 24.

If you have any questions or wish more information contact the parish office, at (570) 325-3731.

Community supper

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Holy Week Services

The following local churches have announced their services for Holy Week.

St. John's Lutheran Church, South Ave., Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. with the Rite of First Holy Communion and the stripping of the altar. Good Friday service at 2 p.m. There will be no service on Saturday and only one service, on Easter Sunday, that being at 10:30 a.m.

Monday, March 29, 2010

The Fairview Hose Co No. 2 Social club Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 3 at 2:30 p.m. on the Fire Company grounds at 9th and North Streets Jim Thorpe.