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by Violet Price
Reserve your lodging now and plan your visit:
Saturday, September 26 through Sunday, September 27, 2015
With 1.5 million visitors planning on attending, you can beat the traffic and avoid major crowds by reserving your hotel, motel, or lodging in the Poconos. Then, you can enjoy a nice, scenic drive down to Philadelphia to join the activities.
We are having our Grand Opening Saturday, May 23rd at 10:00am, for our brand new Callie's Candy Museum.
You are all invited to view all the old time candy equipment that Mom and Dad have collected over the years.
Please come and enjoy some time with us.
Location: Callie's Candy Kitchen, Mountainhome
Mountainhome, PWSID# PA2450039
Our drinking water contains chlorine, arsenic, copper, and lead. (On the bright side, at least it doesn’t contain fluoride!)
Are you drinking FILTERED water?
Below are some suggestions for filtering the water in your home.
We encourage everyone to drink clean water and eat quality food.
Even if you have well water, adding the above filters to your home’s water system couldn’t hurt.
If you want to have you water checked, here is the information for a PA-state-accredited water testing lab:
Full-Day Kindergarten Registration Open Now
Pocono Mountain School District is currently registering Kindergarten students for the 2015-2016 school year.
Parents who have a child who meets the eligibility for the 2015-2016 school year Kindergarten class, should contact the Pocono Mountain School District Central Registration Office at 839-7121 ext. 40400 to schedule an appointment. The child must be five (5) years of age or more, on or before September 1, 2015.
(Letter to the Editor) Hello Neighbor!
We are very sorry for the interruption in township news updates, but bad colds and family matters this winter slowed us down. We'll summarize activities since January, although you are probably already familiar with them:
We will have tables available for local persons who have environment or humanity based businesses, projects, or hobbies they would like to share, or display.
We're back! Enjoy April 19th with us- see presentations on tomahawk throwing by the Boy Scouts, maple syrup by Dutch Hill Preserves, and saving the bee and butterfly pollinators. Join a nature walk, admire local art, support our local farms or purchase plant seedlings for your garden. Children can make bird feeders, and plant seeds.
Music by Juggernaut String Band. BBQ food truck by local The Smokin' Chef.
Thank you to our gold sponsors Skytop Lodge and Weiler.
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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