Source: MOSAIC Holiday Party
WHAT: Selection of Official White House Christmas Tree
Searching will take place at Bustard’s Christmas Trees, the 2015 National Christmas Tree Association Grand Champion winner of the national tree contest.
Glenn & Jay Bustard and their family will present the White House Christmas Tree in November/December. The tree will be displayed in the Blue Room.
Harvest of the selected tree will take place just prior to the presentation.
Winners of the National Christmas Tree Association national tree contest have provided the official White House Christmas Tree since 1966.
WHO: Glenn & Jay Bustard, Bustard’s Christmas Trees
WHEN: Wednesday, September 30– time 9:00 A.M. (eastern)
WHERE: Bustard’s Christmas Trees (Farm field to meet in Lehighton.)
GPS coordinates: across the street from
T Johnson Collision Center
1270 Owl Creek Rd
Lehighton, PA 18235
ADDITIONAL: Interviews or background information requests may be directed to Rick Dungey in the NCTA office at (636) 449-5071 or email to email@example.com.
Monday, May 25
Downtown Pottstown – High Street. To register a float or entry contact Terry Foulke: 610-323-0128 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Parade starts at 10:00 am.
Forest Easter Egg Hunt MOVED TO SUNDAY DUE TO WET CONDITIONS
Families can stop by any time between 1pm to 4pm
For children ages 4 to 9
$2 donation per child
Date: Sunday, March 29th, 1pm-4pm
Join us for the Arboretum’s first ever Easter Egg Hunt! Find hidden eggs along the trail. Bring the eggs back for prizes!
Althouse Arboretum website: https://althousearboretum.wordpress.com/
The oversized oyster that rang in 2015 for West York is making a re-appearance at the York St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
York Fish & Oyster Co.’s first-ever entry is designed as an oyster bar, and leprechauns will shuck raw oysters on the float, said Jenn Emig, who co-owns the West York business with her husband, Steve.
After the parade, the company will head to Waterway Bar & Grill and sell about five different oyster dishes — complete with green horseradish, she said.
“St. Patrick’s Day is the day to have fun,” Emig said.
WILKES-BARRE, PA — St. Patrick’s Day is upon Northeastern Pennsylvania, which will include a weekend of parades and other festivities.
For law enforcement, it will mean more work than usual.
Scranton Police Chief Carl Graziano was among the officials at a news conference held at the Lackawanna County Courthouse this week. Officials encouraged residents to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day safely and responsibly.
“As everybody knows, it’s no secret that that’s the biggest alcohol consumption day — at least in the city — is St. Patrick’s Day Parade day,” Graziano said.
Luzerne County ended up reimbursing employees about $2,000 for bounced check fees caused by late paychecks last November, officials said today.
County Budget/Finance Division Head Brian Swetz said about 50 employees submitted requests for fee reimbursements, most between $20 and $35.
The impact of the fees was lessened because two financial institutions waived fees — PNC Bank, which handles the county’s banking, and the Luzerne County Federal Credit Union, Swetz said.
This Saturday at 7:00pm
Originals with Michael Reddy
Make it a Special Valentine’s Day
For more information: http://www.icreatecafe.org
Call for reservations (484) 312-0404
KENNETT SQUARE, PA – After a successful debut on New Year’s Eve 2013, the great Mushroom Drop will return this year to greet 2015.
The huge fungus made of lights will descend from a crane at the corner of State and Union streets at midnight.
Last year thousands of people arrived for the event that included food, music and all the enthusiasm of Times Square. Chairman Kathi Lafferty expects nothing less this year.
This event is free with the request that guests bring a can of food that will be contributed to the Kennett Square Food Cupboard.
17 care packages have already been distributed to local homeless teens.
You can help by donating any of the following items:
$5 Gift Cards to Local Food Stores
Prepaid Phone Cards
Items can be donated by contacting Paula Kamp at 610-326-9460, Ext. 209 to schedule pick up or drop off at Community Health & Dental Care at either of the following locations:
11 Robinson Street, Suite 100, Pottstown
700 Heritage Drive, Pottstown