Got Blues?

Got Blues?

How to combat the Winter Blues? Think, Summer Blues… and Jazz. The Pocono Mountains are home to many great Jazz and Blues musicians. Maybe it’s affordable living with close proximity to New York and Philadelphia or the inspiration of its…

Rev Dr. Walter Ungerer

Rev Dr. Walter Ungerer

In April, 2013, I wrote an article about The Round House of Laxawaxen. It is the remains of what looks like what might have been a small village in Baoba. I asked if anybody had any information or photos of…

SHOHOLA GLEN HOTEL - ROHMAN'S

SHOHOLA GLEN HOTEL – ROHMAN’S

In Shohola – which is the native word for Place of Peace – you’ll find Rohman’s Bar and Grill. Once called the Shohola Glen Hotel, Rohmans Inn was established in 1849. A favorite destination for New York City dwellers, a round…

HARRY PACKER MUSEUM INSPIRES WALT DISNEY’S HAUNTED MANSION

HARRY PACKER MUSEUM INSPIRES WALT DISNEY’S HAUNTED MANSION

  Is it true that the Harry Packer Mansion in Jim Thorpe was the inspiration for Walt Disney’s Haunted Mansion?  Here is a photo of the mansions side by side. Hmmmmmm, maybe the Disney designer was inspired by the Harry…

VISIONARIES ~ People with the passion to bring ideas to life.

VISIONARIES ~ People with the passion to bring ideas to life.

  I love people with Vision and, more than just having Vision, having the passion to bring it to fruition.  I’m sure there are many amazing people doing extraordinary things in our community.  But, here are a few that I…