Misericordia U Opens New Site at Hawley Silk Mill

Jun 03, 2010 No Comments

A signing ceremony and reception were held to kick off the partnership between Misericordia University and Lackawanna College to offer the Expressway Accelerated Bachelor’s Degree Program at the Lake Region Center in the old Hawley Silk Mill. This story was …

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Monroe Head Start Gets $96,772 From Recovery Package

Jun 03, 2010 1 Comment

Mount Pocono – Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11) announced $96,772 for Pocono Services for Families & Children (PSFC) for its Head Start program which has allowed the organization to continue to serve children in Monroe County by providing needed early …

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New Amputee Support Group at PMC

Jun 02, 2010 No Comments

Pocono Medical Center has just launched an amputee’s support group which will meet the second Saturday of each month at the Stroud Conference Room from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. There is no cost. Call (570) 588-3027 for more information.…

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Pocono Raceway Festival Returns to Stroudsburg

Jun 02, 2010 No Comments

This Saturday, June 5, the Sherman Theater presents the second annual Pocono Raceway Festival on Main Street in downtown Stroudsburg. Taking place the day before the Gillette Pro Glide 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the Pocono Raceway in …

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Weiler Corp. Receives Special Flag

Jun 02, 2010 No Comments

Earlier this month, Corporal Carrissa Wademan presented Weiler Corporation with a United States flag that was flown over the battlefields of Afghanistan on January 15, 2010.  Carrissa is the daughter of Glenn and Lisa Gertz.  Glenn works in the tool …

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Major, Peifer Announce $29,444 Grant for Wayne County Recycling Center

Jun 02, 2010 No Comments

HARRISBURG – Reps. Sandra Major (R-Susquehanna, Wayne, Wyoming) and Mike Peifer (R-Monroe/Pike/Wayne) last week announced a grant for $29,444 from the Department of Environmental Protection for the Wayne County Recycling Center. “Recycling has become a very large and important part …

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What The New Health Care Law Means For Family Caregivers And Their Employers

Jun 02, 2010 No Comments

Provided by Caring Times, a publication of Griswold Special Care

The new health care law clearly intends to keep older adults in their homes to receive the services they need to be as independent as possible.  This is wonderful …

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