Each year, five women are chosen by the Punxsutawney Career Womenâs Club for Career Womenâs Week. The criteria used for choosing these women are based not only on their professional efforts, but also on the contributions they have made to community and family.
PERRY TOWNSHIP â A Hamilton man was flown to a hospital following a two-vehicle accident that occurred at 1:10 p.m. Tuesday on St. Jacobs Church Road, Perry Township.
According to Punxsy-based Pennsylvania State Police, a 1995 Ford 9,000 coal truck driven by Richard E. Smith, 66, Brockway, was traveling south on St. Jacobs Church Road while a 1996 Ford Aspire, driven by Del S. Heitzenrater, 29, Hamilton, was traveling north.
Police said both vehicles entered a curve in the road at the same time, when Heitzenraterâs vehicle traveled across the highway into the opposing lane of travel.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â Safety is the key word for trick-or-treating, which will be held in Punxsutawney Monday, Oct. 31, beginning with the traditional firefightersâ parade at 6 p.m., and trick-or-treating to follow until 9 p.m.
All youngsters in the borough â including East End children, who will trick-or-treat Saturday â are welcome to participate.