The Daily Press http://punxsutawneyspirit.com http://punxsutawneyspirit.com/apfeed.xml--1 Punxsutawney Spirit | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-12-18T00:05:45-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9762Light Up a Child’s Life campaign over $21,0002014-12-18T00:05:45-05:002014-12-18T00:05:45-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritIn the afternoon, Make-A-Wish traveled to Mulberry Square, where the SS.C.D. Children's Choir sang beautiful Christmas carols for the residents.Punxsutawney, PADestiny PiferLight Up a Child’s Life campaign over $21,000Punxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9762Change0Usable2014-12-18T00:05:45-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9758VIDEO OF THE DAY: Robin Williams was the Most Popular Google Search Term of 20142014-12-17T15:07:02-05:002014-12-17T15:07:02-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritAccording to Google, which released a report Tuesday on the top trending terms of the year, the top term overall was "Robin Williams," after the well-known and popular comedian died in August. No. 2 was "World Cup," the global soccer tournament held in Brazil in June. Third on the list was "Ebola," the highly contagious virus.<script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>Punxsutawney, PANo author availableVIDEO OF THE DAY: Robin Williams was the Most Popular Google Search Term of 2014Punxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9758Change0Usable2014-12-17T15:07:02-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9755Cobblestone Hotel officially cuts ribbon2014-12-16T22:55:30-05:002014-12-16T22:55:30-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritCobblestone Hotel is open for business in Punxsutawney. JR Woolridge III, general manager, and Brian Worgenese, president of the Cobblestone Hotel chain, expressed thanks to the community for their support in the funding and building of the hotel. Pictured above at the ceremony are (front, from left) Worgenese; Lara Little, Punxsutawney Chamber of Commerce board member; Michele Neal, Punxsutawney Chamber of Commerce executive director; Kim Curtis, Charlie Dobson and Bev Fairman, investors; Dr. Joe and Mrs. Mary Ann Kernich and Dr. Tom Frantz, investors, (back row) Woolridge; Punxsutawney Mayor Rich Alexander; and Jefferson County Commissioner Paul Corbin. To learn more about the Cobblestone Punxsutawney, PANo author availableCobblestone Hotel officially cuts ribbonPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9755Change0Usable2014-12-16T22:55:30-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9748Light Up a Child’s Life campaign kicks off in Punxsy2014-12-16T00:09:59-05:002014-12-16T00:08:30-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritLindsey Herzing, Make-A-Wish regional manager, said the first day was fabulous, kicked off at Ragley's True Value Hardware in Punxsutawney, and they are broadcasting all week from Miller Brothers Furniture from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Punxsutawney, PALarry McGuireLight Up a Child’s Life campaign kicks off in PunxsyPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9748Change0Usable2014-12-16T00:08:30-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9730Salvation Army working toward kettle goal2014-12-12T23:34:09-05:002014-12-12T23:34:09-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritOne of the traditions of the Christmas season is the Salvation Army bell ringers located at the plazas throughout the area.Punxsutawney, PALarry McGuireSalvation Army working toward kettle goalPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9730Change0Usable2014-12-12T23:34:09-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9729VIDEO OF THE DAY Babies Discovering Things For The First Time2014-12-12T23:22:13-05:002014-12-12T23:22:13-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney Spirit <script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>Punxsutawney, PANo author availableVIDEO OF THE DAY Babies Discovering Things For The First TimePunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9729Change0Usable2014-12-12T23:22:13-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9728Make-A-Wish, Light Up A Child’s Life Campaign helping wishes come true for local kids2014-12-12T00:13:11-05:002014-12-12T00:13:11-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney Spiritbeach for his wish through the Make-A-Wish Foundation.With the annual "Light Up A Child’s Life" campaign set to begin on Monday, Dec. 15, it’s time to meet another local Wish Kid.Punxsutawney, PALarry McGuireMake-A-Wish, Light Up A Child’s Life Campaign helping wishes come true for local kidsPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9728Change0Usable2014-12-12T00:13:11-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9720Council approves sale of house on repository list2014-12-10T23:18:48-05:002014-12-10T23:18:48-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableCouncil approves sale of house on repository listPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9720Change0Usable2014-12-10T23:18:48-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9717Fire dept. boot drive proceeds go to helping needy families2014-12-09T23:10:56-05:002014-12-09T23:10:56-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableFire dept. boot drive proceeds go to helping needy familiesPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9717Change0Usable2014-12-09T23:10:56-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9715Chamber’s second-annual ornament features image of Barclay Square2014-12-09T00:06:58-05:002014-12-09T00:06:58-05:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritMichele Neal, Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce executive director, said that this year's ornament features a view of the bandstand through a cannon in Barclay Square.Punxsutawney, PALarry McGuireChamber’s second-annual ornament features image of Barclay SquarePunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9715Change0Usable2014-12-09T00:06:58-05:00