Candidates for state and national offices in the November election participated in the ribbon-cutting last night at the Carbon County Republican Committee headquarters, South First Street, Lehighton. MaryEllen Salerno, center, cuts the ribbon for the grand opening, while looking on are, l-r, Paul Borits of Mahoning Township, Joe Steber of Nesquehoning; Lou Barletta, candidate for U.S. Congress; Stephen Urban, candidate for Pa. Senate; Doyle Heffley, candidate for Pa. House of Representatives, and Cliff Thompson, committee person. Man in background between Urban and Heffley is not identified.