Posts from — December 2009

First Night – The Best Deal Around!

Once again Oil City is readying for First Night, it’s annual New Year’s eve celebration. Fresh off the Christmas holiday, you may be as challenged as I am to organize a special evening that is fun for everyone in the family.  Well, this was resolved for me years ago with the first “First Night” in […]

December 29, 2009   Comments Off on First Night – The Best Deal Around!

Hawkins Named 2010 Citizen of the Year

Chamber Awards Citizen of the Year honor to James S. Hawkins The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the Citizen of the Year for 2009, James S. Hawkins. A well known businessman and active community volunteer, Jim owns a resume that evidences a lifetime of hard work and service to others.  The […]

December 29, 2009   Comments Off on Hawkins Named 2010 Citizen of the Year

Hutchinson Champions Legislation to Dismantle Turnpike Commission

Rep. Scott Hutchinson (R-Venango/Butler) today participated in a Capitol news conference supporting legislation to dismantle the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission and turn over responsibility for the turnpike to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). “Eliminating the Turnpike Commission may be the single most effective thing we can do to improve road conditions while driving down maintenance […]

December 8, 2009   Comments Off on Hutchinson Champions Legislation to Dismantle Turnpike Commission

Remembering Christmas Past…

while creating new traditions.  Volunteers have prepared a wonderful weekend of activities in downtown Oil City, beginning this afternoon.  Checkout the schedule to find out just where to be at what time.  You will find many events that are familiar from the past, like the Santa’s Arrival, Christmas music by Mostly Brass and the YWCA […]

December 4, 2009   Comments Off on Remembering Christmas Past…