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Get your Irish on in Jim Thorpe

Sure and Begorrah, Parade weekend in Jim Thorpe is bound to bring your Irish out. While the 19th annual Carbon County St. Patrick’s Day Parade doesn’t begin until 1 p.m. on Sunday, there’s lots of smiling for Irish eyes to do before then. Irish and… Continue Reading “Get your Irish on in Jim Thorpe”

Happy Earth Day

The gateway to the Pocono Mountains, Jim Thorpe’s landscape, energy, residents and visitors alike make it a special place to celebrate and appreciate this magnificent planet. First celebrated on April 22, 1970, Earth Day was a national call to protect the environment. Some 44 years later, it’s celebrated… Continue Reading “Happy Earth Day”

Thankful in Jim Thorpe

November is a month when we more consciously turn our thoughts to appreciation –  from thanking the men and women who have served our country on Veterans Day to thanking God for our blessings on Thanksgiving Day. Chris and I would like to take… Continue Reading “Thankful in Jim Thorpe”

Happy Birthday Jim Thorpe

This weekend the town of Jim Thorpe honors the man Jim Thorpe, the athlete of the century. Despite the lawsuit and subsequent debate, the people of Jim Thorpe are doing what they’ve always done – honor the man born on May 28, 1888 Jacobus… Continue Reading “Happy Birthday Jim Thorpe”

Jim Thorpe is ripe for enjoying this weekend

With the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail’s Harvest Weekend and legendary musicians Larry Coryell, Victor Bailey and Lenny White performing tonight at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, it’s a great weekend to visit Jim Thorpe and the surrounding countryside. While the Big Creek Vineyard store,… Continue Reading “Jim Thorpe is ripe for enjoying this weekend”