Archive - Feb 17, 2011 - News Article
The small turnout â (from left) Tim Cooper, Terry A. Fye, Mallory Croasman and Doug Fye â for Charlie Sorelâs memorial service emphasizes the kind of fellow he was in this rehearsal scene from the Punxsutawney Theatre Arts Guildâs latest production, âGoodbye, Charlie,â George Axelrodâs classic Broadway comedy. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. tonight and Saturday night in the auditorium at Punxsutawney Area Middle School. Tickets are sold at the door. (Photo by Tom Chapin)
BROOKVILLE â Wednesday, the Jefferson County Commissioners â Paul Corbin, James McIntyre and Jeffrey Pisarcik â gave their opinions on President Obamaâs proposed budget and the future of federal funding in the county.
While Brookville Borough Council Tuesday said the proposed budget calls for the elimination of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding â of which the county received more than $240,000 last year â Corbin and Bill Setree, of the Department of Development, said the reduction will likely be in the neighborhood of 10 percent.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â Thursday, at the Crimson Village, Punxsutawney had more added to its history with the unveiling of a free-standing replica of the former public library from the late 1960s and early 1970s.
The piece, created and built by local artist Jeff Marshall, was revealed after a period of time when the Punxsutawney Rotary Club was seeking something to add to its existing Circle of Trees effort.