Dissinger fund drive today, Wednesday

SHAMOKIN - Representatives of Shamokin and Coal Township fire companies will go door to door from 5:30 to 8 p.m. today and Wednesday to collect money for the Dissinger family.

The fund drive was organized by Northumberland County Commissioner Vinny Clausi and has been endorsed by the Coal Township Board of Commissioners and Shamokin City Council, Clausi said.

Clausi said he will match up to $10,000.

Three of Christine A. Dissinger's sons died and their home near Snydertown was destroyed in an April 4 fire.

Surplus distribution in Kulpmont

KULPMONT - Borough residents enrolled in the food surplus program are reminded there will be a food distribution from 8 a.m. to noon Thursday in the borough garage. Residents are reminded to bring their bags.