Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Panther Valley

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Summit Hill

Prayer Partners in the Park

Tonight at 6:30 p.m., Prayer Partners in the Park, a non-denominational group, will meet at Ludlow Park in Summit Hill to offer prayer, song and worship.

Anyone interested in meeting to pray for personal requests and to pray for the community and the valley are encouraged to attend.

People from all faiths are welcome.


St. John Lutheran

Friday, August 23, 2013


Testing fire hoses

Hauto Fire Company will be testing its fire hoses throughout the day at New Columbus Fire Company on Monday, Aug. 26, beginning in the morning.

Residents may experience discolored water and low pressure.

Summit Hill

Food pantry

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Summit Hill Historical Society

The Summit Hill Historical Society will meet tonight, Aug 21, at 7 p.m. at the museum on West Ludlow Street. Plans for future improvements to Ludlow Park for the 100th anniversary in 2014 will be discussed. Meetings are open to the public.

St. John Lutheran

Tonight at 7 p.m., St. John's Lutheran Church, 1 E. Abbott St., Lansford, will hold an informal worship. This will be a spiritual, peaceful, evening service with Holy Communion.

Thursday, August 15, 2013


Lions meeting

The Coaldale Lions Club will meet on Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 5:45 p.m. in the Viennese Villa, 201 W. Ruddle St., with Robert E. Ames, president in charge.

Members are asked to note that the club will begin meeting once a month.

Meetings will be on the third Tuesday of each month.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013


Woman's club

The annual opening dinner of the Nesquehoning Woman's Club will be held on Monday, Sept. 16 at the Mahoning Valley Country Club with a social time beginning at 6:30 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m.

For reservations, please call Jane Pietruch at (570) 645-7846 one week prior to the dinner.

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Panther Valley

Golden Agers

The second annual picnic of the Panther Valley Golden Agers will be held on Monday, Aug. 12, beginning at noon at the No. 9 Mine grounds. Members may arrive earlier to take part in scheduled activities.

Members celebrating birthdays in the months of May through August will be recognized at the next scheduled meeting to be held Aug. 26.


Free haircuts

Friday, August 2, 2013


Mermon Ave. to close

Mermon Avenue in the Borough of Nesquehoning will be closed from Catawissa to Coal Street, beginning Monday, Aug. 5 through Friday, Aug. 9 in order to make repairs to the railroad crossing.

Summit Hill

SHCIO meeting

The Summit Hill Community Improvement Organization will meet on Monday, Aug. 5 at 7 p.m at the historical museum on West Ludlow Street. SHCIO meetings are open to the public.

Panther Valley

PVHS yearbooks

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Summit Hill

Blood drive

St. Joseph Church in Summit Hill will host a Miller-Keystone Bloodmobile from 2-7 p.m., on Tuesday, Aug. 13, in the church social hall, 462 W. Ludlow St.

To schedule a time to donate blood, call the parish office at (570) 645-2664, Monday through Thursday between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Committee members needed

Next year marks the 100-year anniversary of historic Ludlow Park in Summit Hill.

Thursday, July 25, 2013


Office closed

The Coaldale tax office will be closed July 25 through Aug. 5, to ready school taxes for mailing. Normal hours will resume Aug. 6. Office hours are Tuesday, Thursday, and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m.

If taxpayers qualify for exemption, they must return their signed and dated application, along with proof of eligibility.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013


St. John Lutheran

Tonight at 7 p.m., St. John's Lutheran Church, 1 E. Abbott St., Lansford, will hold an informal worship. This will be a spiritual, peaceful, evening service with Holy Communion. All are welcome to this relaxed, brief, musical, evening prayer. For those who wish to come early, a free simple supper is served at 6 p.m., followed by a brief adult Bible study at 6:30. For more information call Pastor Marjorie Keiter at (570) 273-4038.