The Morning Call
Program gives free Christmas trees to troops
Hannah Mack 8, of Palmerton, hangs a note on the tree her family donated to a member of the military through the Trees for Troops program at Yenser's Tree Farm in Lehighton.
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White House Invites All To 'Gather Around' A Holiday Tradition
Press photographers take pictures of the White House Christmas Tree in the Blue Room of the White House.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Lehighton student helps Carbon animal shelter
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Sara Martz, a 10th grade Lehighton Area High School student, second from left, presents a check to Carbon County Commissioners, from left, Thomas J. Gerhard, Wayne Nothstein and William O'Gurek.
Playground equipment was vandalized, a bathroom had extensive damage, and shingles were torn off the roof of a recently remodeled pavilion.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Christmas tree lit in Harrisburg
Things are looking more festive in Harrisburg. Governor Tom Corbett flipped the switch Thursday night to light up this year's state capitol Christmas tree.
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Lehighton Area School Board President Richard Harleman said last night he would like to see settlement regarding a lawsuit the school district has filed against Lehighton Borough over sewage connection fees.
The Lebanon Daily News
Christmas tree lights up Pa. Capitol Rotunda
Pennsylvania's Capitol is looking more festive following the annual ceremony to turn on the lights on an enormous Christmas tree.
Picking Up the Perfect Pine
For many, having a tree all decked out are what the holidays are all about! It involves a little work and knowing which pine to pick.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Two hurt in Route 209 crash in Carbon County
Two persons were injured and a third taken into custody this morning when SR209 was shut down to traffic in Towamensing township.
Ss. Peter and Paul School hosting...
Ss. and Peter and Paul School, 307 Coal St., Lehighton, is hosting its annual Christmas Festival and Holiday Gift Shop this weekend.
White House holiday decorations are up
The White House is decorated for the holiday season. The tally includes two dozen Christmas trees, some 2,000 ornaments -- many of them honoring military families -- and the traditional 300-pound gingerbread The displays include two dozen Christmas trees, some 2,000 ornaments - many of them honoring military families - and the traditional 300-pound ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The CW Washington, WDCW-TV
First Lady Michelle Obama Welcomes the Official White House Christmas Tree
On Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama was presented this year's Blue Room Christmas tree by the Botek family, 2nd generation growers of this year's tree and the 2010 National Christmas Tree champion.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
First Lady Michelle Obama and Daughters Welcome White House Christmas Tree
First Lady Michelle Obama, Malia and Sasha Obama and first dogs Bo and Sunny were on hand at the White House North Portico to welcome the White House Christmas Tree.
Hunters encouraged to donate deer meat
That's a question that few food bank organizers can answer. Although the state's food banks are bolstered by many food donations, the element of a balanced diet that's most often lacking is meat.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Michelle Obama welcomes the White House Christmas tree
First Lady Michelle Obama, along with daughters Sasha and Malia and dogs Bo and Sunny, welcomed the official White House Christmas tree Friday.
Michelle Obama welcomes White House Christmas tree
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Volunteers gather to feed the hungry at Salvation Army
As they have for many years, volunteers for the Tamaqua Salvation Army began preparing their annual feast a day ahead of time, with the meal served Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Counting the meals to be delivered, the organization fed about 300 people Thursday.
The News Item
Former hospital auction set for this morning
Anyone who wants to own the former Saint Catherine Medical Center Fountain Springs will get his or her chance when it goes on the auction block at 9 a.m. today at the 101 Broad St. property.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Woman Not Telling Truth about Stolen Items Report, Police Say
Video surveillance shows that a Lehighton woman was "incorrect" when she told state police that items in her unlocked vehicle -- including prescription medication -- were taken last week while in South Whitehall, according to a police fax.
Lehighton Ford, Mallard Market plan to...
Lehighton Ford is celebrating its 11th consecutive year of a community outreach that provides a holiday meal for 100 of the less fortunate families in the area.