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Times News
KICK re-creates music of INXSThe INXS tribute band KICK performs at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Mauch Chunk Opera
KICK re-creates music of INXS
Times News / Posted 2 hours ago
The INXS tribute band KICK performs at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway in Jim Thorpe. The band will leave no stone unturned in re-creating the music of this often underappreciated but supremely talented Australian... Read more
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Times News
Art league exhibition winnersStrygere” by Wayne Yurchak Watercolor First place: “Autumn Splendor” by Nicol
Art league exhibition winners
Times News / Posted 2 hours ago
Strygere” by Wayne Yurchak Watercolor First place: “Autumn Splendor” by Nicole Fulton Second place: “Winter Shadows in Jim Thorpe” by Mary Ann Schwartz Third place: “Sunflowers” by Nicole Fulton Works on Paper First place: “The Last Straw”... Read more
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Times News
150 celebration talent show had a little bit of everythingsingers by playing along on the keyboard. “That’s what I love,” Torok said abo
150 celebration talent show had a little bit of everything
Times News / Posted 2 hours ago
singers by playing along on the keyboard. “That’s what I love,” Torok said about organizing the event. She performed in Jim Thorpe for more than 20 years before moving to Lehighton. “I connect with people and enjoyed all the creativity,” Torok... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
New Jim Thorpe bridge to open Fridaymany long years of planning, detours, construction and hard work, the Sgt. Andr
New Jim Thorpe bridge to open Friday
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 hours ago
many long years of planning, detours, construction and hard work, the Sgt. Andrew J. “AJ” Baddick Memorial Bridge in Jim Thorpe is finally slated to open — and all the headaches are now just water under the bridge. The bridge — carrying... Read more
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Times News
Carbon court newsWilkes-Barre, filed a civil action against Jared Hoffman, individually and trad
Carbon court news
Times News / Posted 4 hours ago
Wilkes-Barre, filed a civil action against Jared Hoffman, individually and trading as All Points Towing, 136 Smith Road, Jim Thorpe. The complaint states the plaintiff supplied uniform rentals and maintenance services as per an agreement and... Read more
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Times News
Bridge to open FridayA motorist recently forgot her surroundings and tried to turn on the new Route
Bridge to open Friday
Times News / Posted 4 hours ago
A motorist recently forgot her surroundings and tried to turn on the new Route 903 bridge in Jim Thorpe as crews finished up a paving project. On Friday, that route becomes a reality. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will open the $28... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — ARDsordered to render 50 hours of community service and his license was suspended f
Carbon County court — ARDs
Times News / Posted 11 hours ago
ordered to render 50 hours of community service and his license was suspended for 60 days. William Herbert McArdle, 70, of Jim Thorpe, was arrested on Nov. 28, 2015, along Third Street by Lehighton police. A test showed 0.15 BAC. He was assessed... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Motorist comforting after near-wreckArticle Tools Editor, This letter is directed, hopefully, to the man who stop
Motorist comforting after near-wreck
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 hours ago
Article Tools Editor, This letter is directed, hopefully, to the man who stopped at the Turkey Hill at the bottom of the Jim Thorpe mountain on June 19 to see if I was OK. I had just very narrowly escaped being involved in a head-on collision... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Jim Thorpe bridge to open Fridaymany long years of planning, detours, construction and hard work, the Sgt. Andr
Jim Thorpe bridge to open Friday
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 hours ago
many long years of planning, detours, construction and hard work, the Sgt. Andrew J. “AJ” Baddick Memorial Bridge in Jim Thorpe is finally slated to open — and all the headaches are now just water under the bridge. The bridge — carrying... Read more
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The Morning Call
TICKET BOX: An evening with Graham Nash at Musikfest Cafe, Blues on the Mountain with The Fabulous Thunderbirds at Penn's Peak and R. Kelly at Wells Fargo Center, 45 more showswith Graham Nash at Musikfest Cafe in Bethlehem, Blues on the Mountain with The
TICKET BOX: An evening with Graham Nash at Musikfest Cafe, Blues on the Mountain with The Fabulous Thunderbirds at Penn's Peak and R. Kelly at Wells Fargo Center, 45 more shows
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
with Graham Nash at Musikfest Cafe in Bethlehem, Blues on the Mountain with The Fabulous Thunderbirds at Penn's Peak near Jim Thorpe and R. Kelly at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia are among more than 45 concerts on which we have new... Read more
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The Express-Times
20th Lehigh River Sojourn puts paddlers close to natureOn the first day, paddlers go whitewater-rafting from Drake's Creek to Glen Ono
20th Lehigh River Sojourn puts paddlers close to nature
The Express-Times / Posted 23 hours ago
On the first day, paddlers go whitewater-rafting from Drake's Creek to Glen Onoko. Day Two: A canoeing/kayaking paddle from Jim Thorpe to Walnutport. The third day starts in Walnutport and ends in Whitehall Township. The fourth day, paddlers travel... Read more
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Times News
MCT recognizes four ‘heroes’said she accepted her award “in honor of all the wonderful people I had the ple
MCT recognizes four ‘heroes’
Times News / Posted yesterday
said she accepted her award “in honor of all the wonderful people I had the pleasure to volunteer with.” Moyer of Jim Thorpe was described as “a real people person,” by Reilly as he called her to be recognized for her donating her time... Read more
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Times News
Route 903 bridge to open Fridayand others will cut the ribbon on the new PA 903 Sgt. Andrew J. “AJ” Baddick Me
Route 903 bridge to open Friday
Times News / Posted yesterday
and others will cut the ribbon on the new PA 903 Sgt. Andrew J. “AJ” Baddick Memorial Bridge over the Lehigh River in Jim Thorpe Borough. Officials will unveil signs commemorating the naming of the Bridge after Sgt. Baddick, offer remarks,... Read more
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Times News
On This DateJune 28, 2010 - Dane Ciavarella collects two hits and gains the pitching win as
On This Date
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
June 28, 2010 - Dane Ciavarella collects two hits and gains the pitching win as the Jim Thorpe Bruins defeat the Franklin Township Patriots, 6-2, to capture the Carbon County Babe Ruth championship. Ciavarella finishes with two runs scored, and... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — guilty pleashe was fined $200 and costs. Robert Bruce Rimbey Jr., 61, of Blakeslee, was ar
Carbon County court — guilty pleas
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
he was fined $200 and costs. Robert Bruce Rimbey Jr., 61, of Blakeslee, was arrested on Oct. 25, 2014, along Route 903 in Jim Thorpe by state police at Lehighton. A test showed 0.19 BAC. Sentencing was deferred so he could apply for the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
KC Monarchs once played in Great BendMonarchs played against some of the most famous athletes in America — Babe Ruth
KC Monarchs once played in Great Bend
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Monarchs played against some of the most famous athletes in America — Babe Ruth, Grover Cleveland Alexander, Olympian Jim Thorpe and Hall of Famer Babe Didrickson Zaharias. Two people in the audience had personal encounters with baseball Hall... Read more
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Times News
SHINE program starts summer off for local kidsoff a summer of fun and academic enrichment with two weeks of summer camp held
SHINE program starts summer off for local kids
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
off a summer of fun and academic enrichment with two weeks of summer camp held at Carbon Career & Technical Institute in Jim Thorpe and Mahanoy Area High School. Children in the program came from Penn Kidder, L.B. Morris, Shull-David, Mahanoy... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Little League resultsArticle Tools District 18 11/12 Tournament ❒ Valley West 12, Jim Thorpe 2 — T
Little League results
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Article Tools District 18 11/12 Tournament ❒ Valley West 12, Jim Thorpe 2 — The Valley West offense erupted for five home runs in a victory over Jim Thorpe on Monday. Michael Mehalshick and Anthony Cera each blasted two home runs and Tommy... Read more
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Times News
Crews find abandoned crew in Lehigh, search for occupantswere accounted for. The canoe was spotted Monday morning around 9 a.m. near th
Crews find abandoned crew in Lehigh, search for occupants
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
were accounted for. The canoe was spotted Monday morning around 9 a.m. near the Route 903 bridge. Members of the Jim Thorpe and Lehighton Fire Departments patrolled down river from the site to search for occupants. A train sitting at the... Read more
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Deseret News
Doug Robinson: A history of Utahns in Olympic track & field— He is one of the state’s greatest athletes and almost no one has ever heard o
Doug Robinson: A history of Utahns in Olympic track & field
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
— He is one of the state’s greatest athletes and almost no one has ever heard of him. Richards might have been another Jim Thorpe-type figure if not for the outbreak of a war. He won the gold medal in the high jump at the 1912 Olympics with an... Read more
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Times News
Man found nude at area park pleads guiltya guilty plea on Tuesday in the county court. He entered a plea before Judge J
Man found nude at area park pleads guilty
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
a guilty plea on Tuesday in the county court. He entered a plea before Judge Joseph J. Matika. Brian Elliot Moll, 45, of Jim Thorpe, pleaded to one count of open lewdness with a count of indecent exposure dropped in a plea bargain. Moll was... Read more
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Times News
Vacation Bible Schoolnoon. Contact Jane Habel at 570-668-1211 or at religioused@sj23tamaqua.org. •
Vacation Bible School
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
noon. Contact Jane Habel at 570-668-1211 or at religioused@sj23tamaqua.org. • St. John’s Lutheran Church, 319 South Ave., Jim Thorpe, will also hold a from 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 27 through July 1. This program is open to... Read more
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Times News
MMI Preparatory School honor rollthe second semester of the 2015-2016 school year. President’s list Sixth grad
MMI Preparatory School honor roll
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
the second semester of the 2015-2016 school year. President’s list Sixth grade: Rachael Betz, Tamaqua; Keiran Mele, Jim Thorpe; and Dustin Paul, Jim Thorpe. Seventh grade: Natalie Graham, Tamaqua; Violet O’Connell, Coaldale; and Samantha... Read more
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Times News
Cheerleading Spirit Camp in Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe Area School District is hosting a cheerleading spirit camp from 10 a
Cheerleading Spirit Camp in Jim Thorpe
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
Jim Thorpe Area School District is hosting a cheerleading spirit camp from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 1 in the high school gymnasium. The camp is for girls entering fifth through eighth grades who live in Jim Thorpe Area School District. The one-day... Read more
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Times News
Bloomsburg University graduatesLisa Lower, Palmerton; Michael F. Martino, Weatherly; Kiersten Denay Matika Riv
Bloomsburg University graduates
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
Lisa Lower, Palmerton; Michael F. Martino, Weatherly; Kiersten Denay Matika Rivera, Summit Hill; Margaret A. Mazur, Jim Thorpe; Ashley Nicole Miller, Lehighton; Joseph Albert Oriel, Lehighton; Jessica Lynn Pell, Lehighton; Paxton Quyn... Read more
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Times News
Abandoned canoe prompts Lehigh River searchA canoe stuck on rocks along the shore of the Lehigh River prompted a search fo
Abandoned canoe prompts Lehigh River search
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
A canoe stuck on rocks along the shore of the Lehigh River prompted a search for possible missing boaters in the Jim Thorpe area Monday morning. But authorities called off their operation after the owner of the boat came forward and said all of his... Read more
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Times News
Carbon distributes $22K in tourism funds$3,625 for the Carbon County Fair advertising and marketing. • Concourse Club
Carbon distributes $22K in tourism funds
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
$3,625 for the Carbon County Fair advertising and marketing. • Concourse Club of Palmerton: $275 for an art show. • Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency: $5,730 for marketing, promotion and advertising. • Lansford Alive: $100 for Christmas in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
New blues event set for Penn's Peak; two other shows also announcedsort of mini blues festival with three performers, will be held 7:30 p.m. Oct.
New blues event set for Penn's Peak; two other shows also announced
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
sort of mini blues festival with three performers, will be held 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1 at the venue, in Penn Forest Township near Jim Thorpe. The show is among three just announced by Penn’s Peak. Headlining Blues on the Mountain will be The Fabulous... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 27, 2016Participants get ejected from their boat in the rapids of the Lehigh River near
June 27, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Participants get ejected from their boat in the rapids of the Lehigh River near Jim Thorpe during the 20th annual Wildlands ConservancyÕs Lehigh River Sojourn on Sunday, June 26, 2016. The 54.5-mile guided paddling trip begins in the Pocono Mountains... Read more
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The Morning Call
WATCH: 20th annual Wildlands Conservancy's Lehigh River Sojourn Participants begin their trek down the Lehigh River in Jim Thorpe during the
WATCH: 20th annual Wildlands Conservancy's Lehigh River Sojourn
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
Participants begin their trek down the Lehigh River in Jim Thorpe during the 20th annual Wildlands Conservancy’s Lehigh River Sojourn on Sunday, June 26, 2016. Participants begin their... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Remembering when the Saints went marching inseason, twice by close margins to West Hazleton, by two points to eventual Anth
Remembering when the Saints went marching in
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
season, twice by close margins to West Hazleton, by two points to eventual Anthracite League-champion and state finalist Jim Thorpe and to Weatherly. They also dropped two exhibition games to Hazleton (77-72, 82-70). The Purple and White... Read more
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Times News
On the job trainingCounty job market. More than 20 math, English, special education, science and
On the job training
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
County job market. More than 20 math, English, special education, science and technical teachers from the Panther Valley, Jim Thorpe and Carbon Career and Technical Institute schools participated in a three-day program with the guidance of Doctor... Read more
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Times News
Carbon radio club hosting field daybe prepping for an emergency and want the most hands as possible operating on a
Carbon radio club hosting field day
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
be prepping for an emergency and want the most hands as possible operating on a generator, solar power, etc. They will go out and put up temporary antennas. The Carbon County club has members based in Palmerton, Jim Thorpe and the surrounding ar... Read more
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The Morning Call
D&L Trail Ridein Easton he will travel 50 miles to Bristol and hopes to arrive back at easton
D&L Trail Ride
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
in Easton he will travel 50 miles to Bristol and hopes to arrive back at easton by 5PM, before continuing north 48 miles to JIm Thorpe hoping to arrive by 2AM. He will continue north 35 miles to Glen Summit turn around and expects to arrive back at... Read more
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The Morning Call
Exploring the D&L Trail from Allentown to near EastonWilkes-Barre to Philadelphia, beginning in the late 1820s. Passing through bea
Exploring the D&L Trail from Allentown to near Easton
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
Wilkes-Barre to Philadelphia, beginning in the late 1820s. Passing through beautiful and culturally rich locales such as Jim Thorpe and New Hope, it eventually will run from the Seven Tubs area near Wilkes-Barre to Bristol, Bucks County. About 20... Read more
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The Morning Call
Joan Jett connects with hits at Penn's Peak, but faces familiar rock dilemmaband The Blackhearts had two of the three down pat when she played before a nea
Joan Jett connects with hits at Penn's Peak, but faces familiar rock dilemma
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
band The Blackhearts had two of the three down pat when she played before a near-sellout crowd Friday at Penn’s Peak near Jim Thorpe. More than 40 years after her breakthrough with The Runaways and 35 years into her solo career, Jett has proven... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Little League results11-12 Little League Tournament on Friday in West Hazleton. Elsewhere, Valley E
Little League results
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
11-12 Little League Tournament on Friday in West Hazleton. Elsewhere, Valley East downed Anthracite-Towamensing 14-3 and Jim Thorpe put up 10 runs in the fifth inning en route to a 14-2 victory over visiting Hazleton. More details of Jim Thorpe’s... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Fourth of July fireworks and events 2016Stroudsburg: Dusk, July 4, Dansbury park, part of annual American Freedom Festi
Lehigh Valley Fourth of July fireworks and events 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Stroudsburg: Dusk, July 4, Dansbury park, part of annual American Freedom Festival. Hersheypark: 10;15 p.m. July 4. Jim Thorpe: 10 p.m. July 2, Jim Thorpe Memorial Park, part of the Stay at Home Festival. Rain date, July 3. Lake... Read more
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Times News
Palmerton readies for Vietnam wallthe area, it really was through the work of Carbon County veterans groups, Noth
Palmerton readies for Vietnam wall
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
the area, it really was through the work of Carbon County veterans groups, Nothstein said. Veterans groups from McAdoo and Jim Thorpe, as well as Jim Thorpe National Bank have given substantial monetary donations to help with the costs associated... Read more
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ESPN
The Big Ten's 14 biggest X factors for 2016sophomore drew favorable comparisons to former Spartan Darqueze Dennard (MSU's
The Big Ten's 14 biggest X factors for 2016
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
sophomore drew favorable comparisons to former Spartan Darqueze Dennard (MSU's first-ever defensive back to take home the Jim Thorpe Award) last summer. He looked ready to take the reins as the Spartans' next lockdown corner in Week 1 (two tackles... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County Guilty PleasDefendants in pending cases entered guilty pleas before Judge Steven R. Serfass
Carbon County Guilty Pleas
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
Defendants in pending cases entered guilty pleas before Judge Steven R. Serfass: Crystal Ann Weber, 35, of Jim Thorpe, pleaded guilty in two pending cases to one count each of access device fraud and retail theft. She was charged with the first... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Fourth of July fireworks and events 2016Stroudsburg: Dusk, July 4, Dansbury park, part of annual American Freedom Festi
Lehigh Valley Fourth of July fireworks and events 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Stroudsburg: Dusk, July 4, Dansbury park, part of annual American Freedom Festival. Hersheypark: 10;15 p.m. July 4. Jim Thorpe: 10 p.m. July 2, Jim Thorpe Memorial Park, part of the Stay at Home Festival. Rain date, July 3. Lake... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: Plein Air Richmond, Virginia Rep’s Dream Girls, Genworth Lights Upto the cultural phenomenon it is today. Artifacts include storied objects as a
Weekend Events: Plein Air Richmond, Virginia Rep’s Dream Girls, Genworth Lights Up
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
to the cultural phenomenon it is today. Artifacts include storied objects as a Super Bowl trophy, a 1917 game ball used by Jim Thorpe and the Canton Bulldogs, Tom Dempsey’s famous kicking shoe created for his half-foot, “Mean Joe” Greene’s jersey,... Read more
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Times News
Free ‘13 hours’ showing in Mahoningveteran and U.S. security contractor. Dellicker said Paronto will be making a
Free ‘13 hours’ showing in Mahoning
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
veteran and U.S. security contractor. Dellicker said Paronto will be making a local appearance, speaking at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Nov. 6. His visit is being coordinated by the Lehighton 9/12 Project. Paronto was part of the CIA annex... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
17-year cicadas emerge earlycicadas in West Virginia earlier this month when he began receiving reports of
17-year cicadas emerge early
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
cicadas in West Virginia earlier this month when he began receiving reports of periodical cicadas hundreds of miles away in Jim Thorpe. At first, he wasn’t sure what to make of it. Because unlike the cicadas he was researching, periodical cicadas... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Rapid Response Inc. new hazmat contractor for Carbon CountyArticle Tools JIM THORPE — Carbon County commissioners inked an agreement Thur
Rapid Response Inc. new hazmat contractor for Carbon County
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Article Tools JIM THORPE — Carbon County commissioners inked an agreement Thursday with a Northampton company to provide hazardous material response and cleanup. Rapid Response Inc. will be the county’s primary hazmat contractor. The county... Read more
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The Morning Call
Graham Nash becomes 2nd Crosby, Stills & Nash member set to play Musikfest Cafespring, he released "This Path Tonight," his first new solo recording in 14 yea
Graham Nash becomes 2nd Crosby, Stills & Nash member set to play Musikfest Cafe
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
spring, he released "This Path Tonight," his first new solo recording in 14 years. Nash played at Penn's Peak near Jim Thorpe in June 2015. Messina will perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3 in Musikfest Cafe. Tickets will be $34 and $44. From 1971... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Freak Out Festival: New location, same freaky funstarted when Lewis and his wife, Sarah Fulton, moved to Allentown. They had bee
Allentown Freak Out Festival: New location, same freaky fun
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
started when Lewis and his wife, Sarah Fulton, moved to Allentown. They had been fans of the now-defunct fringe festival in Jim Thorpe, and thought that an Allentown festival would be "a little grittier and fun and fit in the city." After talking... Read more
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Times News
Coming up At the Opera houseHere’s a list of what’s coming up at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadwa
Coming up At the Opera house
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
Here’s a list of what’s coming up at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway in Jim Thorpe. • 8 p.m., Saturday, Who’s Next • 8 p.m., July 2, KICK, the INXS Tribute • 8 p.m., July 8, Shockenaw Boys with the Bovine Social Club • 8 p.m., July 9,... Read more
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Times News
The Yardbirds heading to Penn’s PeakHall of Famer Jim McCarty will lead his American lineup through the band’s clas
The Yardbirds heading to Penn’s Peak
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
Hall of Famer Jim McCarty will lead his American lineup through the band’s classic hits to newly recorded sounds at the Jim Thorpe venue. Since the beginning of the band’s formation, members have included legendary guitar players like Eric... Read more
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