Showing posts with label Announcements. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Announcements. Show all posts

Friday, July 19, 2019

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Schuylkill Awarded RRPD Grant

On Thursday, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill a $749,859 Rural Residency Planning and Development Program (RRPD) grant.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Governor Wolf Announces Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects Across Pennsylvania; One in Schuylkill County

On Wednesday, Governor Tom Wolf announced the investment of $136 million for 17 drinking water, wastewater, storm water, and non-point source projects across 17 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST).

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Frackville, Minersville, and Tamaqua to Receive Grants to Create Housing Options to Fight Blight

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency announced today that three Schuylkill County community grants will fight blight and create more housing options in Frackville, Minersville, and Tamaqua.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Mahanoy City to Receive Federal Grant to Purchase New Police Vehicle and Plow Truck

Congressman Dan Meuser (PA-09) announced that the borough of Mahanoy City has been awarded $72,000 in federal grants by United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Electronic and Metal Recycling Day Scheduled for Northern Schuylkill County Communities

The Northern Schuylkill Council of Governments, in conjunction with the Boroughs of Ashland, Girardville, Gordon, Mahanoy City, Shenandoah and the Townships of Butler, Delano, Mahanoy, Ryan, Schuylkill and West Mahanoy, will host an Electronic & Metal Recycling Day on Saturday,
July 20, 2019.

Schuylkill County Fair Pre-Registration Deadline Approaches

Registration deadlines are fast approaching for the Schuylkill County Fair.

Monday, July 8, 2019

LVH Schuylkill Offering Free Program to Help Those at Risk for Diabetes

Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Schuylkill is again, offering a free multi-week program geared to help people at risk for developing diabetes. It’s part of the National Diabetes Prevention Program, a free, lifestyle-change program designed to help individuals prevent or delay onset of type 2 diabetes.

Schuylkill Technology Center Practical Nursing Students Graduate

Schuylkill Technology Center hosted a Graduation Ceremony on Monday, July 1, 2019 at the Frackville Campus for adult students who successfully completed the Practical Nursing Program.

Truck and Tractor Pulls Returning to the Schuylkill County Fair

The Schuylkill County Fair will once again hold truck and tractor pulls.

Tamaqua Area Band to Hold Rehearsals

The Tamaqua Raider Band will be holding summer rehearsals.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019

Geisinger Awarded $8.5 Million to Study Genetics of Mental Health

Geisinger, along with two university partners, has been awarded an $8.5 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the role of genetics in neuropsychiatric disorders, including autism spectrum disorder, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder.

Friday, June 28, 2019

Coal Cracker Kids Awarded Environmental Education Grant

On Friday, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) awarded $205,000 in Environmental Education Grants to 45 projects addressing environmental justice, climate change, and water quality.

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Shenandoah Valley and Tamaqua Area Graduates Announced as Recipients of Stine Scholarship

The Pennsylvania State University and the Schuylkill Chamber of Commerce recently announced the 2019-2020 winners of the Jim and Peg Stine Scholarships.

Events Scheduled All Summer Long at Schuylkill County Libraries

The Pottsville Library District which included libraries in Schuylkill and Northumberland County has scheduled a summer full of fun events.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Yuengling Releasing New Cans and Packaging Designs for Lord Chesterfield Ale and Premium Beers

To honor its 190th Anniversary,  Yuengling is releasing brand new cans and packaging of regional favorites Premium, Premium light and beloved Lord Chesterfield Ale, one of the continuously oldest brewed beers in America.