CARLISLE, PA - Christmas is a wonderful time of year to recognize a special someone in your life, and what better way to do it than with free jewelry! Parker Jewelers wants to hear all about who in your life has made a difference this year, from friends to spouses to caregivers and everyone in between. “Relationships are very important and we love to hear stories from our customers of how their gifts have been loved and cherished by the recipients” says Katrina Durham owner of Parker Jewelers. “This
EVENT: The Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS® Foundation has partnered with Karns Food Stores and will distribute over 900 turkeys and Karns Foods gift cards to various charities and organizations to distribute to needy families in the Greater Harrisburg area. Organizations will be picking up the turkeys and gift cards at the Association’s office.WHEN: Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.WHERE: Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS® 424 N. Enola Drive Enola, PA 17025BACKGROUND:
Carlisle, PA - Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region is proud to participate in this year's Extraordinary Give, a one-day fundraiser. We expanded our affiliate's services into Lancaster in 2017. The funds from our campaign will stay in Lancaster County and support our Bigs, Littles and families. Big Brothers Big Sisters creates and supports one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region connects youth with caring adult
Carlisle, PA – The Army Heritage Center Foundation held its 12th Annual Membership and Recognition Dinner on November 2nd, at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center. With over two hundred of its friends and supporters present, the Foundation honored the service of Mr. Harry Jung, a WWII Chinese American Soldier, and the American Overseas Memorial Day Association. The Foundation chose Mr. Jung as a representative of the more than 12,000 Chinese Americans that served during WWII. Why recognize their
Carlisle, PA - Carlisle Regional Performing Arts Center (Carlisle Theatre) supports the artistic expressions of our community. As we head into the month of November, this newsletter highlights a rich assortment of offerings for a variety of audiences.Support our local athletes and enjoy a night of film and socializing with the Ski Roundtop Racing Club on Saturday, November 16 for the screening "Return to Send'er". Buy tickets for this event HERE.Enjoy our Classic Film offering "Drums Along the Mohawk" at 2
Carlisle, PA - In October, a week-long craft event, American Craft Week, held its annual national craft week. Carlisle's very own, American Artisan Gallery won the 2019 American Craft Week Star for Outstanding Charity Event! The Domestic Violence Shelter was the charity the gallery raised funds for during that week. Congratulations to American Artisan Gallery for this nationally recognized award and for raising money for the shelter!
Carlisle, PA - The Cumberland County 4-H Dairy Club recently honored John Ocker III for his 48 years serving as a 4-H volunteer. John has been a devoted leader of three generations of 4-H Dairy club members since 1971 when he had completed his 4-H career and went directly into serving as a leader. He enjoyed working on fund raisers, fitting and showing workshops and shows. John commented that the club has many younger adults who can step up to provide leadership, so he is going to concentrate on his
Carlisle, PA - Community CARES is looking to introduce a story-telling and sharing program for residents this fall. This is a program in which a group of five (5) to fifteen (15) residents will gather together twice a week as a group to read the life stories of formerly homeless people and write their own life stories. Ultimately, the goal is for them to share these stories either through the CARES website (www.morethanshelter.org) and/or through a public event where participants will share their
DANVILLE, Pa. – Geisinger has partnered with Life Image, a global network for sharing clinical and imaging data, to offer a first-of-its-kind innovative digital tool that allows women to request, store, and share their breast health records, including previous mammograms for timely and accurate breast care management. Access to previous mammograms is critical for early detection of breast cancer. Patients without access to previous mammograms are likely to undergo more testing, and cancer detection may be
PPL Electric Utilities has received the 2019 Achievement Award from the Association of Edison Illuminating Companies (AEIC) for its groundbreaking, innovative technology that safely and automatically cuts power to downed power lines. The award was presented this month at AEIC’s annual meeting. “Downed power lines may ultimately be unavoidable for an electric utility, but PPL has developed and is implementing this innovative technology to substantially cut the odds that such an event will have tragic
Carlisle, PA - Community CARES, Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland and Perry Counties, Project SHARE, Safe Harbour, The Salvation Army of Carlisle, are hosting a free screening of the new social justice documentary The Invisible Class at the Carlisle Regional Performing Arts Center on November 20, 2019, at 6:00 pm. There will be informational booths from each sponsoring organization and special guests in the lobby of the theatre. Entrance is free, but guests are encouraged to bring non-perishable food
Carlisle, PA - The United States Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, welcomes you and your family to feel the beat of the drums, enjoy the dancing, and take part in our annual celebration of Native American Heritage Month with the Red Blanket Native Pride Dancers on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 7:00PM. The dancers will perform a wide array of ceremonial and social dancing techniques passed down through their culture for generations. The demonstration will include authentic
Carlisle, PA - When Andy Towne passed away in 2011, his family was heartbroken by the sudden loss. Andy’s winning personality and exuberant spirit had won him many friends throughout the years. After graduating from Carlisle High School, Andy went on to attend Wingate University, where he played four years of collegiate football. By the age of 29, he had moved back to his hometown of Carlisle and was excited about developing his career at Carlisle Construction Materials. Andy was diagnosed with Type 1
Harrisburg, PA - Prior to Over the Edge, we featured Big Sister Erin, Little Sister Marleigh and Marleigh's mom on abc27. Thanks to your ongoing support, we are able to continue serving Bigs, Littles and families for the lifetime of the match, whether it's 2 years or 10+ years! https://www.abc27.com/news/local/harrisburg/mommy-minute-special-pair-set-to-go-over-the-edge-for-big-brothers-big-sisters/
MECHANICSBURG, Pa. – Mowery, an industry-leading construction company based in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania is pleased to announce the addition of Matt Baker, Coty Gall, and Eric Myers to the Mowery team. “Each of these gentlemen have extensive knowledge of the construction and engineering industries,” said David Cross, owner and president of Mowery. “Their education and professional experience will greatly benefit our clients who trust our team to deliver superior projects on budget and on schedule.” Matt
Carlisle, PA - Doceo is proud to be named one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine on their annual Inc. 5000 list.This is the 2nd year in a row that Doceo has been honored with being a part of this impressive list of companies from around the country. In 2018, Doceo was #2,502 on the list and this year, they were #1,273.The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment, its independent small
Newville, PA – Over 90 Cumberland County 4-H Club members, volunteers and family recently attended the annual Cumberland County 4-H Achievement Banquet held at McCulloch's Highland Vue Farms in Newville, PA. This banquet honors the achievements of our 4-H youth throughout the year. Special guests, 4-H State Council representative Molly Scheetz and Cumberland County’s Dairy Princess Veronica Kiner, were also in attendance to help recognize the accomplishments of the members. After a covered dish meal
Carlisle, PA - American Artisan Gallery is holding another glass blowing class on November 23rd for participants to create ornaments. Classes run approximately 55 minutes long and are $65 per person. Starting time are 10 AM, Noon and 2 PM. This is a great event as an early present for anyone who has ever wanted to try glass blowing. It's also a great way to create a personalized gift for someone for the holidays. Please contact the gallery for reservations at 717-254-6136. Also on that day, their will be
Wormleysburg, PA - The Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS® Foundation held their Foundation Team Trivia Night October 23rd at Duke’s on the Waterfront in Wormleysburg, in which all proceeds go towards helping those in our local community. They had a great turnout. It was a fun, successful event and they thank all who attended and for supporting the Foundation and making a difference in our community.
Carlisle Downtown Merchants What are you doing for New Year's Eve? If you are open - let us know! Ashleigh Corby, President of Market Cross Pub & Brewery is putting together a list of downtown businesses who are going to be open. She is going to pay for posters and flyers and send them around. She'll also create a witty Facebook post so the Downtown merchants can share it. Red 102.3 is going to create a webpage to house all of the information. Please respond with the following information by November
Carlisle, PA - Members are invited to an exhibit opening and Veterans Day commemoration event, "Liberation Pointe: An Educational Exhibit from this Generation to Honor the Greatest Generation on Saturday November 9, 2019 at 11 AM. The Eagle Scout Award is the Boy Scouts of America's highest rank and a great honor. A Scout must choose and execute a project proposal that demonstrates leadership to others and benefits a non-profit organization. Join the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center in Carlisle,
ENOLA, PA – REALTORS® from the Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS® (GHAR) volunteered with New Hope Ministries, Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, Project Share, Cocoa Packs, and Downtown Daily Bread throughout the month of October. Pennsylvania REALTORS® across the commonwealth are working in their communities to make a difference through REALTORS® Reach Out, a statewide initiative held annually in October. Since its inception, more than 16,000 REALTORS® have participated in REALTORS® Reach Out.
Lancaster, PA -- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty today announced that two global network members announced for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices in early October will open referral channels to and from Western Europe and will increase exposure for Homesale Realty’s listings online. The brokerages, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices LARVIA operating in Madrid and Barcelona; and Portugal Property in Lisbon, Porto and the Algarve, which will join the network soon; are market leaders specializing
Lancaster, PA - On October 1, 2019, the Central PA Chapter for the Association of Fundraising Professionals awarded The Salvation Army of Carlisle's Lauren Sheeler with the "Emerging Fundraising Professional of the Year" award. She is the first recipient of this new award for the association.
Help birds and wildlife find food during winter! Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting a Wildlife Tree Ornaments Workshop for youth on Saturday, November 16, 2019, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Cumberland County Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle, PA, 17013.With the help of Penn State Master Gardeners, youth can make and take home feeders and natural ornaments to decorate outdoor trees and feed wildlife. Projects include a teacup and saucer feeder, corn husk feeder, dried
American Craft Week 10th Anniversary October 4th-13th Come pick up your passport to show at each of our 15 participating CVArts member locations for 10% off (valid Oct, 4-13, no on-line purchases) any one regular priced item in stock! While visiting, fill out a ticket to enter the drawing for one of the 3 -$50 gift certificates to spend at any participating member shops. Visit www.americancraftweek.com for more information on this national event.Celebrate American Craft Week with Nancy Jane's Jewelry
Carlisle Events: Support the Chip Miller Amyloidosis Foundation have a chance to win an all new 2020 C-8 Corvette
CARLISLE, PA – Corvettes at Carlisle is the cornerstone of all things automotive at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds. The event, launched in 1982 by the late Chip Miller, honors America’s Sportscar each summer by welcoming over 5,000 Corvettes and 60,000+ guests to central Pennsylvania. For 2019, Carlisle Events and Corvettes at Carlisle were honored by Team Chevrolet to host and spotlight the all-new mid-engine 2020 Corvette, also known as the C8. The hype surrounding the car is real and now, instead of