Salisbury Press

Friday, November 15, 2019

Donations sought through Nov. 8

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

STOCKINGS FOR SOLDIERS

The Press, a division of Times New, LLC, a Pencor company, will once again partner with Keystone Military Families to act as a collection site for the Stockings For Soldiers program. The program generally ships 8,000 to 10,000 holiday stockings to American servicemen and women stationed around the world.

The stockings are filled with donations of food, hygiene and other requested items, as well as holiday decorations and cards.

Fraud Watch Network

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Scammers work 24 hours a day, seven days a week looking for their next victims. The unfortunate reality is that millions of people fall victim to scams carried out by sophisticated national and international criminal organizations every year.

You can get a sense of how widespread this is by visiting the AARP scam-tracking map at www.aarp.org/scammap. Understanding how widespread scams are and which ones are trending in your community can help us all stay safe.

Be a fraud fighter! If you can spot a scam, you can stop a scam.

Imposter scams

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

AARP

The ability of technology to connect us to family and friends is amazing. Grandparents can talk online with their grandkids, high school friends can stay in touch from across the country and you can meet new people with similar interests every day. However, the distance and remote nature of digital communications means you often don’t know exactly who you’re connecting to.

Loretta Fenstermacher hangs up her pen

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

CONGRATULATONS

Longtime reporter and photographer Loretta Fenstermacher has decided to retire.

This is not the first time but editors at The Press previously have been able to convince her otherwise.

Fenstermacher first had her work published in the East Penn Press April 13, 2005. Her son kept the article and had it framed which continues to hang on her wall.

Donations sought through Nov. 9

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

STOCKINGS FOR SOLDIERS

The Press, a division of Times New, LLC, a Pencor company, will once again partner with Keystone Military Families to act as a collection site for the Stockings For Soldiers program. The program generally ships 8,000 to 10,000 holiday stockings to American servicemen and women stationed around the world.

The stockings are filled with donations of food, hygiene and other requested items, as well as holiday decorations and cards.

BRIEFLY

Friday, October 25, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Concealed carry seminar Oct. 24

131ST DISTRICT

State Rep. Justin Simmons, R-131st, will host a free concealed carry seminar Oct. 24.

The seminar will be held 6-8 p.m. at East Greenville Fire Company, 401 Washington St., East Greenville.

Attorney Joshua Prince, who speaks regularly on the subject of firearms law, will conduct the seminar and answer questions.

Seating is limited.

To reserve a seat at the seminar, call the district office in Red Hill at 215-679-3152 or to register online visit the website www.RepSimmons.com.