The Jim Thorpe Fire Department is once again offering the residents of Jim Thorpe free smoke detectors for their homes. Please feel free to contact Bill Diehm, fire chief, at (570) 325-3890 or any other fire officer. Please no commercial businesses.


The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at Memorial Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 1-6 p.m. Donors should be 17 years of age and older.