Benefit events are common, but one local fundraiser that has quietly become an outstanding success for all the right reasons takes place again today at the Mount Carmel Area High School gym.
The ThinkBIG Dance Marathon begins with an opening ceremony at
The Northumberland County Council for the Arts and Humanities (NCCAH) has bestowed many "gifts" on the greater Shamokin community over the past 15 years.
It has made Shamokin a destination on Memorial Day weekend for the Anthracite Heritage Festival of t
Sometimes I want to vote for people for re-election and do.
Other times, I want to vote for someone for re-election because he's such a nice guy, but then a little voice in the back of my head says, "Don't do it. If he had one more brain, it would be lon
The idea of creating a unique tourist attraction out of the "Whaleback" has been kicked around for years.
It never went beyond the idea stage, though, and for many reasons: Access, liability, infrastructure and, of course, money.
All that has changed -
To the editor: We learned in school a long time ago that no companies were allowed to monopolize. It was strictly against the law. Oh, how things have changed. Politicians look the other way today, so people are going to have to stand together to make th
To the editor: Kulpmont council members, please seriously consider the facts that have been presented to you.
The petitions that were signed are real and you had a chance to read them and sign them, but you ignored and never approached me to even look
Following is the letter sent Friday by Kulpmont Borough Council to the U.S. Department of Agriculture regarding the borough building project.
Dear Mr. Ward: This is in response to your letter of Aug. 29, 2014,
In order to ensure the safety, effectivenes
To the editor: October is National Long-Term care residents rights month, a time to acknowledge the contributions and sacrifices many long-term care (LTC) residents have made to better our community and to call attention to the rights of resident in all
To the editor: If the polls can be believed, Tom Wolf will be our next governor. If so, there may be some interesting prospects ahead for this area.
On Wolf's website, one of his initiatives in particular, support for renewable energy, stands out as havi