Noteworthy: Saturday, October 26, 2013
Community Halloween party set
GOWEN CITY - A community Halloween party will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul's United Church of Christ.
The party is for children of East and West Cameron townships, 19 years and under.
Fire dept. offers Halloween safety tips
ELYSBURG - Elysburg Fire Department Emergency Medical Services offers the following tips for a safe and fun trick-or-treating experience:
ï· - Always trick-or-treat in groups with adult supervision.
ï· - Never go into a stranger's home.
ï· - Have an adult inspect all treats before eating them.
ï· - Cross the street at the corners and where it is well lit.
ï· - Bring a flash light and have it turned on.
ï· - If children have severe allergies, make sure epi-pens or inhalers are within reach.
ï· - Have a cellular phone available within your group.
ï· - Plan your routes ahead of time.
ï· - Only visit well-lit homes.
ï· - Never accept rides from strangers.
Elysburg Fire Department Emergency Medical Services will once again sponsor "Operation Be Seen" starting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in conjunction with Ralpho Township trick-or-treat night. Employees and volunteers - who will be in official department vehicles and properly identified - will hand out free glow necklaces to individuals trick-or-treating within the township.
Trick or treat night set
MARION HEIGHTS - Trick or treat night will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the borough.