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Panther Valley

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Coaldale

Trick or treat

Trick or Treat night in Coaldale will be observed from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 30.

Summit Hill

Historical society

The Summit Hill Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. today at the museum on Ludlow Street.

Agenda items are the Ludlow Park Project, lottery ticket sales, Penn State bus trip in November, Christmas program and decorating.

President Lou Vermillion will chair the meeting. The meeting is open to all.

Lansford

Special U.S. Navy service at St. John's

Friday, October 10, 2014

Panther Valley

Golden Agers

The Sept. 22 meeting of the Panther Valley Golden Agers opened with a prayer and the singing of "God Bless America."

Guests Rob Mikulski and Jackie Vasquez presented a video on gambling addiction among the elderly.

President Irene Hudasky read a letter from Diakon on seeking help with health insurance for those on Social Security.

Hospitality committee for October and November are Fran Hager and Dee Neifert.

The next meeting will be Monday at St. John's Slovak Lutheran Church Social Hall beginning at 1 p.m.

Lansford

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Summit Hill

Hydrant flushing

The Summit Hill Water Authority will be flushing hydrants Monday and Tuesday.

You may experience low water pressure and water discoloration during this time. The bororough apologizes for the inconvenience.

Pro-Life rosary

St. Joseph's Church in Summit Hill will sponsor a Pro-Life Rosary at 2 p.m. on Sunday in the Bloomingdale Cemetery on Lentz Trail.

It will feature the Glorious Mysteries and will be held by the altar for the unborn.

Please bring your rosary and a lawn chair.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Summit Hill

Fall tree plantings

The Summit Hill Shade Tree Commission will be conducting its fall tree plantings on Oct. 25 and 26.

Anyone interested in sponsoring a tree to be planted along the streets or in memory or in honor of someone may call John Kupec at 645-9644 or Lou Vermillion at 645-9772 for information.

Trees will be ordered in mid October.

Volunteers to help plant, water and clean up are welcome as well as any contributions to the Shade Tree Commission's efforts.

Lansford

Medicare enrollment assistance for seniors

Friday, October 3, 2014

Nesquehoning

Neighborhood Watch

The next meeting of the Nesquehoning Neighborhood Watch group will take place at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the borough hall.

Recreation Commission

The Nesquehoning Recreation Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the Nesquehoning Recreation Center.

Trick or Treat night

Trick or Treat night in Nesquehoning will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Oct. 30.

Participating residents should leave their front porch light on to let residents know they will be handing out treats.

Lions to meet

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Summit Hill

Flag program

The Summit Hill Lions Club is continuing its American flag program.

During the good weather months, the flag will fly in Ludlow Park in memory or honor of veterans from the community.

During the week of Oct. 6, the flag will fly in memory of the late Rev. Richard Campo, who served as a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, having had two tours of duty in Vietnam.

After his military service, he entered the seminary and was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Allentown on June 8, 1985. Rev. Campo passed away on Nov. 17, 2008.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Summit Hill Lions Club is continuing its American flag program.

During the good weather months, the flag will fly in Ludlow Park in memory or honor of veterans from the community.

During the week of Oct. 6, the flag will fly in memory of the late Rev. Richard Campo, who served as a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, having had two tours of duty in Vietnam.

After his military service, he entered the seminary and was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Allentown on June 8, 1985. Rev. Campo passed away on Nov. 17, 2008.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Nesquehoning

Woman's club meeting

Members of the Nesquehoning Woman's Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the Zion Lutheran Church with President Barbara Priadka in charge.

The program will feature Janene Holter Solarczyk, special agent for the Bureau of Special Investigations.

Dues are now payable to treasurer Ginny Novy.

Healing ministry

St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nesquehoning extends a personal invitation to anyone struggling with the grief process in the loss of a loved one recently, or a loss of many years ago.

Friday, September 26, 2014

Summit Hill

Flag program

The Summit Hill Lions Club is continuing its American flag program. During the good weather months, the flag will fly in Ludlow Park in memory or honor of veterans from the community.

During the week of Sept. 29, the flag will fly in memory of the late Christy Lisella.

A graduate of the former Summit Hill High School, he was an Army veteran of the European and African theaters, having served with the 636th Infantry, 36th Division. He attained the rank of T-5.

Lisella was a grand marshal of the 2012 Summit Hill Memorial Day Parade.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Nesquehoning

Healing ministry of St. Francis of Assisi Church

St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nesquehoning extends a personal invitation to anyone struggling with the grief process in the loss of a loved one recently, or a loss of many years ago.

The Fall Seasons Bereavement Group will begin on Oct. 16 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the parish library. Sessions will continue for six weeks and are strictly confidential.

Registration is free but required so there is enough material for everyone.

Call the rectory at 570-669-6321 or Valerie Higgins at 570-668-2386.