Palmerton Dems discuss election, immigration
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS State Senator John Yudichak, second from the left, addressed the Palmerton Area Democratic Club on Oct. 8. Come Jan. 1, 2014, Palmerton will become part of Pennsylvania's 14th senatorial District which Senator Yudichak serves. With the Senator are Sarina Berlow, PADC President, left; Sandi Peters, PADC VP, and Palmerton Mayor, Chris Olivia, right.
The Palmerton Area Democratic Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Fireline Hotel, Bowmanstown with two featured speakers: political science professor, Dr. Roy Christman, responding to the recent election; Max Cohen of the Center for Popular Democracy who will discuss the need for immigration reform.
Every month the PADC continues to support the Food Bank run by the Community Action Council of Palmerton Area Churches.
The area covered by the club includes Palmerton, Bowmanstown, Towamensing Township and Lower Towamensing Township. Meetings are monthly, the second Tuesday of the month, September to May, 7 p.m. at the Fireline Hotel, Bowmanstown. Newcomers are welcome.
For more information or to join the Palmerton Area Democratic Club, contact President Sarina Berlow at 610-597-0106 or firstname.lastname@example.org.