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Pocono Mountain Regional Emergency Medical Services, a nonprofit 501(c)3, proudly presents our Regional Roundup Pig Roast BBQ Fundraiser set for Thursday, September 7 at Skytop Lodge!
Through the generosity and support of our event Title Sponsor, Lehigh Valley Health Network, and a great group of volunteers;
we’re here planning an amazing evening of fabulous food and magnificent music by the Snake Oil Willie Band all to benefit Pocono Mountain Regional EMS.
Sponsors ready to set the stage with brand name recognition out & about the event. Hankering for some more details?
Internet access is an integral part of all of our lives and the consumption of data and need for speed has increased dramatically over the years. Almost every household has multiple Internet enabled devices (smartphones, laptops, tablets, smart TVs and gaming systems) consuming massive amounts of data and challenging network capacity. In anticipation of these needs, we have invested millions of dollars into network and speed improvements.
Monroe County is conducting a Reassessment of all 102,000 properties in the county. The County last revalued properties in 1989. Much has changed since then, including property values.
We understand that Reassessment can be a confusing process. Tyler Technologies and Monroe County are committed to conducting this project in a fair and equitable way.
Please let us know if you have questions.
Tax Assessment: (570) 517-3133
Tyler Technologies: (570) 517-3895
Join hike leader Carol Hillestad for this moderate hike of about 2 miles.
When: 10 a.m. Saturday, July 15
Where: Meet at Mount Airy Trail Network’s Red Rock trailhead on Red Rock Road. From Route 191 in Paradise Valley, take Red Rock Road for eight-tenths of a mile. Trailhead is on your right.
(from the Monroe County Comprehensive Plan Update - December 2014)
"...As the County’s prime agricultural soils become increasingly scarce, the importance of protecting the future value of farmland as a food producing resource for generations of Monroe County citizens cannot be overemphasized. (page 64)
Failure to act will surely mean the devastating loss of a continual source of food, economic productivity, environmental and cultural qualities and the heritage of one of Monroe County’s prime assets. (page 65)
Feel vibrantly alive! Quartz crystal singing bowls are played, each one tuned to a chakra energy center of the body, where sound nourishes and stimulates the many systems of the body. Stretch out on a mat or sit in a chair and allow the sound to flow energetically through you. Benefits include: rejuvenation, deep peace, heightened awareness, and relaxation for the mind, body, and spirit. Join us for this special vibrational meditation!
Time: First Thursdays of the month at 7 PM
Instructor: Kimberly Matthew
Cost: $10 per session; Reservations required
The School Board unanimously approved an addendum to Policy #707, Use of Facilities, that outlines the guidelines for public use of the all-weather tracks on the Swiftwater and Sullivan Trail campuses at the Pocono Mountain School District Board of Education meeting on May 17.
With the new guidelines in place, the tracks will reopen for public use beginning on May 23.
The addendum that will be incorporated into the policy is as follows:
Whereas the District recognizes an all‐weather track provides a resource for the entire community, the following guidelines are in place to provide appropriate and responsible access to such District owned property:
Prepare for a disaster in 3 easy steps:
In an emergency, knowing what to do is your best defense. Start now by learning the risks, making an emergency plan and getting involved to help others.
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