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VIDEO OF THE DAY: The Best Tips and Tricks for Christmas Leftovers
When the holiday celebration is over you don't have to let the good taste go to waste! There are a few creative ways to recreate new tasty dishes with remaining food. Here are some tips and tricks to makeover holiday leftovers.
Gavin Jache (pictured) will experience the thrill of a life time when he marches and plays in the Salvation Army Band on New Yearâ€™s Day during the Tournament of Roses parade.
For more on this story and plenty of others, see Friday's print edition of The Spirit.
YOUNG TOWNSHIP â€” A Reynoldsville woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident that occurred at 4:55 p.m. on Tuesday on Route 310 near Crawfordtown Road, Young Township.
According to PSP-Punxsutawney, a vehicle driven by Regina M. Cable, 75, Reynoldsville, struck a tree and left the roadway while traveling south on Route 310, Young Township.
For unknown reasons, Cableâ€™s vehicle, a 2009 Nissan Altima, was seen traveling off the west shoulder of Route 310, and impacted a embankment.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” For many, Christmas is a magical season of giving and receiving. However, for some, it is a season that brings creativity to life.
For local resident Bonnie Bennett, it is a season where her creativity comes to life.
Every year, Bennett sets up her Christmas village scene with tiny houses, shops and little figurines.
Read the full story in Tuesday's edition of The Spirit.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Another successful "Light Up A Child's Life" campaign wrapped on Friday at Miller Brothers Furniture in Punxsutawney, with an approximate total of $77,460 raised through the annual radio-thon on WPXZ 104.1 F.M.
Lindsey Herzing, regional manager for Make-A-Wish, thanked Punxsutawney once again for the great support.
Read the full story in Saturday's edition of The Spirit.
VIDEO OF THE DAY: Good Things - Unforgettable Holiday Cookies
â€™Tis the season for best-in-show desserts, and a batch of homemade cookies is the perfect holiday gift for the friends, neighbors, and schoolteachers in our lives. Sandwich walnut cookies, allergy-friendly molasses cookies, and sparkling vanilla sandwich cookies will do the trick for all your cookie-giving needs.
It was Day 4 of the "Light Up a Child's Life" campaign for Make-A-Wish on Thursday morning, and both PAMS and PAHS participated in the campaign. Pictured are members of the PAHS Choir, who sang Christmas carols. As of Thursday morning, Lindsey Herzing, Make-A-Wish regional manager, said the campaign had raised almost $24,000. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Make-A-Wish was at Miller Brothers Furniture, where the campaign continued with the annual auction. Herzing said that this year, they are doing something a bit different by showing everything that is being bid on.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Day 3 of the Punxsutawney "Light Up a Child's Life" campaign for Make-A-Wish started off with a bang on Wednesday, with Punxsutawney native and Cincinnati Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco and his wife helping out at Caterina's Cafe for the Make-A-Wish campaign.
In the afternoon, Make-A-Wish traveled to Mulberry Square, where the SS.C.D. Children's Choir sang beautiful Christmas carols for the residents.
Read the full story in Thursday's edition of The Spirit.
VIDEO OF THE DAY: Robin Williams was the Most Popular Google Search Term of 2014
According to Google, which released a report Tuesday on the top trending terms of the year, the top term overall was "Robin Williams," after the well-known and popular comedian died in August. No. 2 was "World Cup," the global soccer tournament held in Brazil in June. Third on the list was "Ebola," the highly contagious virus.
On Tuesday evening, The Cobblestone Hotel held an official grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony. New to the state of Pennsylvania,
Cobblestone Hotel is open for business in Punxsutawney. JR Woolridge III, general manager, and Brian Worgenese, president of the Cobblestone