Tag: Most beautiful small town in America

Jim Thorpe is Most Fun Small Town in America Finalist

Rand McNally announced yesterday that Jim Thorpe is the top vote-getting finalist in its 2013 Best of the Road, Most Fun Small Town in America contest. The other four finalists are Lombard, IL, Corning, NY; Geneva-on-the-Lake, OH; and Nocona, TX. That’s no surprise to…

Jim Thorpe named 2012 Best of Philly: Best Romantic Getaway

The world is finding out what we’ve known all along – romance and Jim Thorpe are perfect together. Philadelphia Magazine recently awarded Jim Thorpe its Best of Philly 2012: Best Romantic Getaway designation. From the moment the town reveals itself as you round the…

Meet under the mistletoe this Olde Time Christmas

Olde Time Christmas in Jim Thorpe officially began last night with the Christmas parade down Broadway, the lighting of the Christmas Tree in the Josiah White Park by the train station and the lighting of the very first Christmas Tree in the Race Street…

Late summer fun in Jim Thorpe

It’s been a summer to remember in Jim Thorpe. Though Labor Day weekend traditionally marks the end of the vacation season, there is still plenty of summer fun to be had in Jim Thorpe. Named one of the top 5 most beautiful small towns…

Don’t worry, be happy in Jim Thorpe

While the sub-head of syndicated columnist Allen Abel’s article in Saturday’s edition of the Ottawa Citizen read “Optimism scarce on the streets of Jim Thorpe,” this writer along with many who visit, live and work on these same streets would heartily disagree. This is a…