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$ 45,000. Under committee reports Mountaintop Hose Company No. 1 President Dave Hourigan, reported the fire company has been answering an increasing number of calls: 18 calls for the month of February. He also discussed a project that took place on February 20 when the fire company was out in force to dig out the fire hydrants in the township. Hourigan wanted to extend his gratitude to George Albright Sr. and

Bill Barley for providing their front-end loaders to assist in digging out. He noted that there are two fire hydrants in the township that need to be raised. Hourigan reported that the Mountaintop Hose Company received its first insurance rating in 20 years, dropping its rating from a 6 to a 4, which is a huge improvement, and could result in reduced insurance premiums for residents. Hourigan informed the board that letters on donating to the annual fund

drive will be going out soon. Finally, Hourigan said that the Kirby Foundation donated $ 25,000 to kick off their fund drive in honor of the Hose Company’s 75th anniversary. Zoning Officer John Doddo reported that $ 150 in various permits were issuedduringthemonth of February. Supervisor Mike Iorio reported that the Park and Recreation Committee set a tentative date for the Easter egghunt

in Fairview on April 12. Route 309 Continued from page1 Country Breakfast Buffet Slocum Twp. Vol. Fire Co. will hold a Country Breakfast on March 16 from 8 am to

12: 30 pm. The cost for adults is $ 8 and $ 4.50 for children under 5. Please see a Fireman or call 570-868-6255 and leave a message for Ted. Boys Basketball Boosters The Crestwood Boys Basketball Booster Club will hold their nextmeeting at 7: 00pm, Sunday, March 16th at Cavanaugh’s Grille. Please contact Sue at ( 570) 474-9665 if you have any questions. Ham & Cabbage Dinner The Mountain Post American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 781, will hold their Ham and Cabbage Dinner on Saturday, March 15 from 4: 00 -7: 00pm at the Post’s home. The cost of an adult

dinner is $ 8.00, children ages 6-12 years are $ 4.00, and children under 6 years are free. There will be parking in the rear ofthe Legion for the event which is also handicapped accessible. For further information, please call

Post Home at ( 570) 678-7105or Casey at ( 570) 885-2519. Dorrance American Legion The

Dorrance Twp. American Legion Post 288 will meet on Monday, March 17th, 2014 at 7 pm. at the Slocum Twp. V. F. W. Post