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Panther Valley

Friday, April 17, 2015

Summit Hill Shade Tree Commission

The Summit Hill Shade Tree Commission will conduct its annual Arbor Day Ceremony at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 25 at Memorial Park near the post pffice.

There will be a brief program followed by the planting of the memorial trees.

For additional information call Lou Vermillion 570-645-9772 or John Kupec 570-645-9644.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Nesquehoning

Methodist church donations

The Meed's Methodist Church will be hold a rummage sale and will accept donations on the following dates: 1 -5 p.m. April 26; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 27; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 28; and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 29.

The sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 2 at the church basement.

OMEGA screening

The Nesquehoning Woman's Club will once again sponsor its OMEGA Health Screen from 7 to 9:30 a.m. April 25 at St. Francis of Assisi Church basement, 140 W. Mill St. in Nesquehoning.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Lansford

Al-Anon meetings

Al-Anon group to meet Mondays at 7:15 p.m. at St. Katharine Drexel Church Hall, 120 E. Abbott St., Lansford.

Al-Anon is a nonprofit, worldwide support organization helping families and friends of loved ones suffering from addiction.

Dirt piles

Lansford Borough workers will be picking up dirt piles every Monday, starting next week.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Golden Agers

The Panther Valley Golden Agers meeting of March 23 was opened with the Prayer of St. Patrick.

Ruth Ann Feane led the singing of Irish melodies. Estelle Svercheck was recognized on her 97th birthday.

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

Members are asked to wear springtime bonnets for the meeting.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Summit Hill

Summit Hill Tax Collector Alice Kane would like to remind residents that when paying their taxes by check, separate checks to the county and the borough are required for payment.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Lansford

Al-Anon meetings

Al-Anon group to meet Mondays at 7:15 p.m. at St. Katharine Drexel Church Hall, 120 E. Abbott St., Lansford.

Al-Anon is a nonprofit, worldwide support organization helping families and friends of loved ones suffering from addiction.

Nesquehoning

Lions Club meeting

The Nesquehoning Lions Club will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Lengyel's Restaurant in Nesquehoning.

All are welcome to attend.

For further information or membership application, call 570-669-9919.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Nesquehoning

Neighborhood Watch

The next meeting of the Nesquehoning Neighborhood Watch will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the borough hall. All are welcome.

Commission to meet

The next meeting of the Nesquehoning Recreation Commission will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the rec center. All are welcome.

VFW Ladies Auxiliary

The regular monthly meeting of the Ladies Auxiliary to Nesquehoning Memorial VFW Post 8008 will be held on at 1 p.m. April 12.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Coaldale news

The Coaldale Tax Office will be closed Holy Thursday, April 2, and Good Friday, April 3.

Normal hours will resume Tuesday, April 7, from 10 a.m. to noon, and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Proof of eligibility must be included with a filled out application, to quality when filing for exemption.

The Coaldale Borough Office will also be closed Good Friday, April 3.

Lansford

Trinity Lutheran Church

A Good Friday service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday.

The Easter Sunday communion service will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m..

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Coaldale

First Congregational Church

Holy Week services at First Congregational Church, Coaldale, are as follows:

Sunday 9 a.m. Palm Sunday service with distribution of palms; 10 a.m. Sunday school.

Tuesday Passover Meal and Message of Holy Week in Scripture and Song. The public is invited to attend this service.

Wednesday Nursing home services at 11 a.m. at St. Luke's-Miners, Coaldale, and 1:30 p.m. at MapleShade, Nesquehoning.

April 2 7 p.m. Holy Thursday service with celebration of the Last Supper.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Summit Hill

Food Pantry distribution dates

Food distribution dates for the pantry are as follows:

March 31, April 28, May 26, June 23, July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22, Oct. 27, Nov. 23 and Dec. 21.

The food pantry is located in the Summit Hill Heritage Center on Hazard and Chestnut streets.

Distribution will take place between 10-11:30 a.m. There is to be no parking in the alley before 9:45 a.m. and absolutely no parking in the vacant lot.

Recipients are reminded to bring along extra strong shopping or tote bags.