Tag: Community

Aug 15 2012

You Know You Are A Pennsylvanian

Talking Pennsylvanian (This is for all you non-Pennsylvanians, so you can understand us better.) Remember: Once a Pennsylvanian, ALWAYS a Pennsylvanian! About Pennsylvanians: You’ve never referred to Philadelphia as anything but “Philly” and New Jersey has always been “Jersey”. You refer to Pennsylvania as “PA” (pronounced Pee-ay). How many other states do that? “You guys” …

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Nov 26 2010

Relay For Life

I have been participating and involved with the Relay for Life for the past two years. Please click the image below or use this link to help me raise funds for this great cause. Thanks in advance for your support of this great cause.

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Nov 11 2010

"Scouting for Food" Food Drive

On Saturday, November 13 for the 24th consecutive year, the Hawk Mountain Council of the Boy Scouts of America will be collecting non-perishable food donations from homes across our area on Saturday, November 13. If you received a plastic bag with the Scouting for Food information printed last week, that means Scouts in your neighborhood …

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Nov 08 2010

Leave No Trace – Trainer

This past weekend I completed a 16-hour course to become a certified Trainer by the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics headquartered in Boulder, CO.  It was a fantastic course that enhanced my understanding of the seven principals of Leave No Trace, and providing a wealth of knowledge to enable me to educate others …

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