Rotary Santa Sleigh schedule

SHAMOKIN - The Rotary Santa Sleigh is scheduled to make the following stops during the next two weeks:

Tuesday - Market Street, 6 to 6:45 p.m.; Bear Valley Avenue, 6:50 to 7:15 p.m.; Raspberry Hill, 7:25 to 8 p.m.; Academy Hill, 8:10 to 9 p.m., corner of Chestnut and Marshall streets.

Wednesday - Walnut Street, 6 to 7 p.m.; Stetler Drive, 7 to 8 p.m.; Arch Street, 8 to 9 p.m.

Thursday - Ferndale, west of Second Street, 6 to 9 p.m.

Friday - Ranshaw, 6 to 6:30 p.m.; Walmart, 6:45 to 9 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 17 - Dewart Street playground, 6 to 7 p.m.; Tharptown, Center Street Motors, 7:15 to 8 p.m.; Center Street Car Wash, 8:15 to 9 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 18 - West of Market Street to Second Street, from Sunbury to Mulberry streets, 6 to 9 p.m.

Thursday, Dec, 19 - Kulpmont town park, 6 to 9 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 20 - Shamokin Street, Mother Cabrini Church, 6 to 6:45 p.m.; Fifth Ward and Springfield.

Letters to Santa deadline nears

SHAMOKIN - Friday is the deadline to submit letters for The News-Item's "Letters to Santa." They can be e-mailed to santa@newsitem.com.

A list of which children's letters are being read each day is published as part of a Christmas countdown graphic on the front page of the newspaper. Daily shows continue through Dec. 24 at www.newsitem.com. Click on "Letters to Santa" at the top left of the home page.