Saturday, March 28, 2015

Panther Valley

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

A meeting of the 75th. Anniversary Committee of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, Nesquehoning, will be held Thursday, May 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the church hall.

St. John's will be celebrating its 75th Diamond Anniversary on Sept. 19.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Summit Hill

Authority notice

In the interest of coordination of construction/rehabilitation work between the borough and homeowners, the Summit Hill Water Authority requests property owners who will be doing sidewalk work at their properties, to contact the authority office.

Authority members point out that things like curb stops and line work can be performed in coordination with a property owners' work, as opposed to having to tear up new construction after it is completed for municipal service purposes.

The authority can be reached at (570) 645-3223.

Monday, April 26, 2010

The Nesquehoning Republican Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 29, at Mapleshade Meadows, 50 E. Locust Street, Nesquehoning.

President Michael R Frey, will be in charge of the meeting. All officers and committeemen and committeewomen are asked to attend. New members are also welcome.

Topics to be discussed at this meeting will include but not limited to: The upcoming general primaries. All Candidates are welcome to attend.

Monday, April 26, 2010

The Panther Valley Middle School has announced the Students of the Month for March.

They are Jessica Scotto, sixth grade; Jacob Suveg, seventh grade; and Jordan Devitt, eighth grade.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Summit Hill

Absentee voting

Registered voters for the May 18 Primary Election who are unable to get to the voting precincts due to absence from the municipality or medical reasons can vote by absentee ballot. The deadline for applying for an absentee ballot is Tuesday, May 11.

Members of the Jeffersonian Democratic Club are available to assist anyone who wants an absentee ballot application.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Omega health screen

The Omega Health Screen performed by Quest Diagnostics will hold a screening on blood tests and lifestyle evaluation on Saturday, April 24 from 7-9:30 a.m. at Lehigh Carbon Community College. The fee is $50.

The visit is sponsored by the Nesquehoning Woman's Club.

To preregister call 1-800-776-6342.

Summit Hill

Methodist Charge

The schedule of services for the Coaldale-Summit Hill United Methodist for Sunday, April 25, is as follows:

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Program on living will

A program entitled Living Wills will be presented at St. Francis of Assisi Church on West Mill Street, Nesquehoning, on Saturday, April 24, beginning at 10 a.m.

All are invited to stop by and attend this free program. The speaker will be Victoria Stefrenek.

Please call Fran Yacapsin at (570) 645-5867 to make reservations, so that there are enough materials for everyone.

Summit Hill

Authority notice

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

The regular monthly meeting of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary to Post 8008 was held Tuesday, April 13, with President Cathy Sommers presiding.

Information on the Department of Pennsylvania annual convention, which will be held in Gettysburg June 16-19 was received. Information on the awards ceremony for the Panther Valley JROTC, which will be held May 12, was also read. The auxiliary will present an award for Military Excellence at the awards ceremony.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Golden Agers

On April 12 the annual Memorial Mass was held for six deceased members of the previous year from the Panther Valley Golden Agers, with 85 people attending.

Celebrants for the Mass were the Rev. Burdess and the Rev. Medve. The chorus of the club provided the hymns.

Following the Mass the bi-monthly meeting was held. Vice President Shirly Pavlick opened the meeting with a memorial prayer, and a moment of silence was held for the 29 coal miners who died in West Virginia.

The hospitality committee for May will be Jenny Snyder and Fran Golder.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Summit Hill

Lions to meet

The monthly meeting of the Summit Hill Lions Club will be held on Tuesday, April 27, at the Viennese Villa, Coaldale. Dr. Kenneth Vermillion, president, will be in charge of the session.

The evening will start with a "meet and greet" social from 5-6 p.m., followed by a meal and program. The speaker will be Jeanette Richards from St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital. Micah Gursky will also be in attendance and offer remarks. A brief business meeting will also be held.