Ground officially broken for Cobblestone Hotel with golden-shovel ceremony
The official groundbreaking ceremony was held Thursday evening for the Cobblestone Hotel, which will be located near Walmart on Alliance Drive.
The 36-room hotel, which will have a swimming pool and conference room — isn't expected to be completed until spring 2014.
Pictured at the groundbreaking ceremony are (from left) Marty Armstrong, president of Punxsutawney Area Historical & Genealogical Society; Jeff Curtis, president of the Chamber of Commerce; Michele Neal, executive director of the Chamber of Commerce; Bill Cooper; Beverly Fairman; Shirley Sharp; Janice Tata, vice president of development for BriMark Builders, LLC; Brian Wogernese, president of Cobblestone Hotels, LLC; Charlie Dobson; Marlene Lellock, executive director of the Weather Discovery Center; Ron Ploucha, Inner Circle member with Punxsutawney Phil.
Read the full story in Friday's edition of The Spirit