SASB committee meets Thursday

COAL TOWNSHIP - Shamokin Area School Board's buildings and grounds committee will meet at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the board conference room.

No recycling pickup today

KULPMONT - The borough will not be collecting glass and aluminum today due to the inclement weather. Recyclables will be collected Wednesday.

Township is collecting trees

COAL TOWNSHIP - The Coal Township Street Department is collecting Christmas trees and will do so, weather permitting, until Jan. 17.

The township asks that residents not obstruct sidewalks or roads with trees.

Trees are not being accepted at the former drop off along Route 901 in Excelsior. As always, any person is permitted to take their trees to the Coal Township Recycling Center on Venn Access Road themselves during normal operating hours.

Food distributions set for Saturday

MOUNT CARMEL - The Mount Carmel Borough Food Pantry will hold its monthly distribution from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Notary Shop, 215 S. Oak St., for borough residents who had previously signed up. Residents of the Mount Carmel Mid Rise are asked to meet in the lobby at 8:30 a.m.

The Mount Carmel Township Food Pantry will have its monthly distribution from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the township complex. Residents in Atlas, Diamondtown, Strong, Locust Gap, Connorsville, Dooleyville and Beaverdale who signed up previously are eligible.