Huge turn out for Oregon Hill Winery grand opening
SARAH SMELTZ/THE EXPRESS
A large crowd of wine lovers packed Oregon Hill Winery Inc. to celebrate its official grand opening on Wednesday. Patrons sampled the various wines and mingled all to the sound of Phil Reeder and his acoustic guitar. Above, owner Karon Swendrowski prepares to cut the ceremonial ribbon provided by Lock Haven University’s Small Business Development Center with her daughters, Katarina, left, and Alexandra. Also pictured, from left, are Wayne Township Supervisor Brad Rote, representative from Senator Joe Scarnati’s office Deborah Rudy, Clinton County Commissioner Robert “Pete” Smeltz, Matt Maguire, Clinton County Economic Partnership President and CEO Michael Flanagan, Jersey Shore State Bank representatives Kathy Delaney and Craig Russell, LHU Small Business Development Center Director Timothy J. Keohane, Clinton County Commissioner Paul Conklin, representatives from State Representative Stephanie Borowicz offices Michelle McCain and Ernest Greene. Karon thanked everyone who came to celebrate the company’s first ever expansion. “I’m excited to be here in Clinton County and Wayne Township… thank you everyone,” she said.