Around the Town

Good Day

and Happy Birthday to Brandy Lucas, on Saturday!

Word of the Day

Viniculture — Cultivation of grapes for wine.

Quote of the Day

“It is necessary to fall in love… if only to provide an alibi for all the random despair you are going to feel anyway.”

–Albert Camus

Flag raising at Rest Haven

There will be a Rest Haven Memorial Park on May 18 at 2 p.m. The Jersey Shore Honor Guard will be performing Taps and a 21 gun salute and Pennsylvania Queens from the International United Miss will be there placing flags. All community members are encouraged to attend.

Community lunch

Lamar United Methodist Church Community Lunch will be held on Thursday, May l6 at noon, and will feature beef bow tie noodles, mashed potatoes, cole slaw and desserts. Everyone is welcome!

First Ward Picnic

The First Ward Picnic will be held on Sunday, June 9, at the Castanea Fire Co. grounds. The group will eat at 2 p.m. Bring covered dish or dessert; meat and drinks provided. Call Ginny Reeder at 570-660-2746.

Looking for

veterans to

be in parade

In 2019 both the National organization American Legion and the local American legion Post 40 in Danville, will be celebrating its centennial anniversary. One of the events they plan to have to celebrate is a parade on July 20 in Danville. The parade committee would like to have as many veterans as possible and different theme floats in it. If you would be interested in entering the parade, please contact Jane VonBlon at 570-275-4863.

Happy Birthday

Sunday: Bryan Shade of Flemington, 43.

Pa. Lottery



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