December 9th…”Christmas Gifts for Methodist Children’s Home” should be placed under the Sunday School Christmas Tree by Sunday, December 9th. New, unwrapped gifts like: books, games, puzzles, craft supplies, sports equipment, toy trains, trucks, cars, jewelry, beauty & grooming items, Legos, action figures, gift cards (for Target, K-Mart, Wal-mart or Best Buy). Donations of wrapping paper and scotch tape are also welcome. Select an envelope from the poster in the sanctuary or contact the church office. Gifts must be to the church by December 9, 2012.
Restaurant critics, neighborhood regulars, and first time visitors always agree about My Daughter's Place at Brookview Manor: the atmosphere is great, the food is superb, and the service is outstanding. The restaurant offers a casual atmosphere that is perfect for dining with friends, co-workers, and family members. The creative menu features a wide array of great selections, always made from the highest quality ingredients. Be sure to ask your server about daily specials and other notable menu selections. The staff at My Daughter's Place at Brookview Manor are friendly and professional and will ensure that your dining experience is a pleasant one. Please stop in soon!
Monroe County Open Space, Greenway & Recreation Plan43.24 MB (Draft 2013)
Welcome to the Pasold Farm Nature Preserve. This 64 acre parcel includes a quarter mile of Brodhead Creek frontage, and is a delightful example of a wide variety of habitats. Located off Spruce Cabin Road, (south of the Canadensis light on Rt. 447), cross the bridge and take the first right. Continue to the parking area on the left. Here you can see the old stone foundation that was once a barn. If you continue on the road there is additional parking on the right for the Community Garden, and at the end on the left.
High Acres Park has three separate pavilions for you to use for picnics, parties, or other events. Two of the pavilions are located near the south end of the park, close to the baseball field and children's play area. The third pavilion is located near the park entrance and the fishing pond.
At each pavilion there are numerous picnic tables, benches, charcoal grills, and trash cans for your use. Please be sure to leave the pavilions in the manner which you found them and place all trash in the trash cans.
Restrooms are available near the southern pavilions on the other side of the parking area.
The pavilions are available to be reserved for your private party or event.
Please contact the Barrett Township Supervisors at 570-595-2602.
Patients and caregivers who need medical marijuana can now sign up with the state to get treatment. The state launched a website registry on Wednesday and announced a list of doctors approved as practitioners. In our area, there are 12 doctors who are officially registered in the state Medical Marijuana Program in Luzerne, Lackawanna, Monroe, Columbia, Lycoming and Northumberland Counties.
Prepare for a disaster in 3 easy steps:
In an emergency, knowing what to do is your best defense. Start now by learning the risks, making an emergency plan and getting involved to help others.
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