Assistance at Masser's office

ELYSBURG - State Rep. Kurt Masser, R-107, announced that Belinda Albright from the Northumberland County Veterans Affairs office, and a representative from Congressman Lou Barletta's office will be available in his Elysburg district office to assist area residents.

A member of Barletta's staff will be at Masser's district office at 467 Industrial Park Road from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday to assist residents with any federal issues. A staff member from the congressman's office is scheduled to be in Masser's office on the first Monday of every month.

Albright will be in the district office from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 15. She is scheduled to be in the district office the third Wednesday of each month to assist area veterans.

For more information call 648-8017.

Community Day in Mt. Carmel

MOUNT CARMEL - The borough police department is sponsoring its first Police Community Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 18, in town park. It occurs during National Police Memorial Week.

The family-oriented event will include K9 unit demonstrations, child fingerprinting, residential document shredding, various safety organizations providing information and give-aways, games, music, food and more. Also scheduled is a brief memorial service to honor Officer Peter Kozlowski of the Mount Carmel Borough Police Department, who was killed in the line of duty Aug. 9, 1921.

A gift basket auction during the event will help fund the activities. Organizers are seeking support from the community through either a donation of a gift basket of new items for the auction or a monetary donation to fund a basket. Donations are needed no later than Wednesday, May 15, but commitments are encouraged as soon as possible so they can plan accordingly.

Write to or call 610-842-7348 for more information. Baskets or donations may be dropped off during normal business hours at the Mount Carmel Borough Manager's office, 137 W. Fourth St.