Korbich performing on Broadway

NEW YORK - Shamokin native Eddie Korbich is performing on Broadway in "A Christmas Story, The Musical."

Korbich, who has appeared on Broadway numerous times and served as an actor on television programs and movies, plays the role of Santa Claus in the musical.

The show runs until Dec. 30.

The 52-year-old Korbich is a son of the late Ed and Anne Korbich.

Wreaths to aid Downtown Christmas

SHAMOKIN - Fresh wreaths will be sold to support Downtown Christmas. The wreaths will be available from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at New Beginnings Hair & Nail Salon, 337 W. Water St. The cost is $17, with bow: choose red, burgandy, silver or gold.

The project is sponsored by the Northumberland County Council for the Arts.

Recycling to be picked up Nov. 29

MOUNT CARMEL - Moser Brothers Recycling said recycling pickup in Mount Carmel previously scheduled for today will be done on Thursday, Nov. 29.

Military addresses wanted

The News-Item encourages readers to submit names and addresses of those serving in armed forces across the world this holiday season so that readers can send them letters, cards or packages.

Mail or drop off addresses at 707 N. Rock St., Shamokin 17872, or e-mail nieditor@newsitem.com.