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Pottsville company creates 3D figurines of customers



POTTSVILLE — The Pottsville Area Development Corporation has announced that a 3D scanning company specializing in creating miniature life-like statues of its customers has opened in the city. Studio3D Photo Booth uses advanced 3D scanning and printing technology to create sandstone figurines of people and pets for personalized keepsakes. A scanner uses 89 cameras to take photos in under a […]

Meadowview Christian Academy offers unique Bible-based education



PAXINOS — Since 1973, Meadowview Christian Academy has been providing a Bible-based education to young students and will continue expanding next school year with the addition of grade six. The school began enrolling 2 and 3 year olds this school year and added the fifth grade, with curriculum chosen specifically for each age and grade. With 65 students, the school still […]

5th generation family-owned auto dealership has long and reputable history in Sunbury community



SUNBURY — For 116 years, the Zimmerman family has been selling automobiles from their dealership in the Sunbury community. Zimmerman’s is located along Route 61, just across a small trestle bridge at the entrance to the city of Sunbury. The 9,000-plus-square-foot facility features a large, modern showroom building and wide selection of 200 new and used Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram Truck […]

National Kitchen and Refacers custom cabinetry and refacing



MOUNT CARMEL — National Kitchen and Refacers, 31 N. Spruce St., is celebrating 30 years specializing in handcrafted made-to-order kitchen cabinets and refacing with plenty of new styles and colors for 2018. The company manufactures its products in Mount Carmel and uses Pennsylvania hardwoods. The process begins with a free estimate and in-home measuring. Using computer-aided design the company builds a […]

‘Where you become family’ Family Home Medical providing quality service to elderly since 1991



MOUNT CARMEL ­—Family Home Medical was founded in 1991 with a vision to provide quality home health services to the elderly in a 30-mile radius of Mount Carmel. That dream was fulfilled and those services continue today. In 2005, the company was purchased by a local businessman, Warren D. Altomare. Altomare and his family have owned and operated businesses in […]

Spectrum offers calibration, testing and more



PAXINOS — Spectrum Technologies Inc., (STI), a Transcat Co., provides onsite and lab calibration for industrial and medical test equipment. Spectrum was founded in 1986 and acquired in 1999 by its Chief Executive Officer Brian Hubler and Ken Horvath, vice president of operations, both of whom lead the Spectrum operations and its 40 employees. In 2013, the company completed a […]

Quick Lane Tire and Auto Center brings expert service



SUNBURY — Quick Lane Tire and Auto Center at Sunbury Motor Co. has garnered a loyal customer base in the coal region since joining as part of the business in 2005. With eight service bays and 10 technicians, customers are sure to receive quality service with every visit. They offer state inspections and emissions inspections, air conditioning and transmission service, and specialize in tires, batteries and […]

‘Our Family Homes’ keeping seniors in the neighborhood



Family Home Medical, a locally owned home health agency, is pleased to announce Our Family Homes, the area’s “only true nursing home alternative.” One would not recognize an Our Family Home walking by — they look like normal, well-kept homes and there are no signs out front — but in reality, it is one of the most innovative approaches to […]

Heitzman’s serving your automobile needs for more than 80 years



SHAMOKIN — Heitzman’s Radiator, Glass and Parts Inc. has been in business for more than 80 years. In 1935, Edward Heitzman started a service shop with radiator repair and screen and glass replacements. Approximately 30 years later Edward and Ted Sr. decided to buy what was Harner Motors and revamped it into a repair service shop. Since then, Heitzman’s has […]

Brewser’s SportsGrille 10 years strong



COAL TOWNSHIP — Brewser’s SportsGrille is the place to be as the restaurant prepares for its 10th anniversary celebration in September. Co-owners Gene Welsh III and Dan Hauer conceived of the restaurant while roommates in college and made it a dream come true when the doors opened at 839 W. Water St. in 2008. “We are excited to serve the area for 10 […]


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