To the editor: I want to clear up some things printed in The News-Item article on Thursday, Oct. 13.

I did mention, when I addressed council, that former Councilman Clarence Deitrich was very instrumental in securing the $40,000 DCNR grant for the playground. It was Clarence who was in charge of grants for the borough who informed me about the DCNR monies.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.