editor1 on January 31, 2013

A story appeared in the local newspaper Thursday (Jan. 31) providing an update on Treasure Lake’s initiative to become a borough. The information was provided from a statement by TLPOA Board President Chris Corcoran. We were not impressed with some of the remarks and claims contained in the statement. It was propaganda pure and simple. In particular his […]

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editor1 on January 30, 2013

The Treasure Lake Property Owners Association approved a contract for a consultant for strategic planning Monday (Jan. 28). The contract is with CMI of Oak Park, Ill., for $14,000 to assist POA management to develop a plan to decrease financial losses, increase revenue streams, change employee culture to one of performance and excellence and develop team building. They said […]

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editor1 on January 29, 2013

According to information in Tuesday’s Courier-Express, the Treasure Lake Property Owners Association replaced one of its directors Monday. At their monthly meeting, directors voted to affirm action taken at a closed meeting Jan. 24, including accepting the resignation of Richard Partington and thanking him for his service. Directors Carol Korthaus, Chuck Bly, Larry Salone, Art Ardire, David Distler and […]

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editor1 on January 29, 2013

We have learned that director Richard Partington has been replaced on the TLPOA board of directors by Marc Gelfand. Action was taken at Monday’s (Jan. 28) meeting. We will post more information when available.

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editor1 on January 28, 2013

A strategic plan being discussed by the TLPOA board of directors has us concerned. Developing a strategic plan is not new at Treasure lake. This has been attempted numerous times in the past without any success and now it  is back on the agenda again. At Monday’s TLPOA meeting Director Larry Salone talked about a proposal from CMI, […]

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editor1 on January 27, 2013

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Monday (Jan. 28) from 4 a.m. to 3 p.m. The National Weather Service in State College has issued a winter weather advisory for a mix of snow and sleet changing to freezing rain. Please use caution when driving.

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editor1 on January 26, 2013

A property owner is not happy with the way the TLPOA does business and we don’t blame him! At Monday’s (Jan. 21) question and answer session, property owner Marc Gelfand returned and asked a question that he repeated from the November session: “What is the proper procedure for doing business with the TLPOA?” He said in November that he […]

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editor1 on January 25, 2013

Area hunters and sportsmen planning on attending the outdoors show in Harrisburg won’t be making the trip. The large outdoors show was postponed indefinitely Thursday after organizers’ ban on assault weapons triggered a backlash and a growing vendor boycott. The nine-day show had been scheduled to start Feb. 2 at the Farm Show Complex in […]

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editor1 on January 24, 2013

Treasure Lake Fire Co., elected line officers for 2013. They are chief, Bill Wallace; deputy chief, Chris Leone; captain, John Rusparsky;  lieutenant, Jerry Pollock; truck foreman, David Mabin; and assistant truck foreman, Billy Wallace. Officers include: President, Jerry Pollock; vice-president, Billy Wallace; treasurer, David Mabin and secretary, Nathan Lane.

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editor1 on January 23, 2013

Closed doors have us concerned! There is a famous Charlie Rich song that says “and no one knows what  goes on behind closed doors.” At Monday’s (Jan. 21) TLPOA meeting, Chuck Huddy who was running the  meeting, announced that items Director Richard Partington wanted to  discuss regarding the borough were not on the agenda. He said that after  advice […]

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editor1 on January 22, 2013

We have heard that TLPOA board member Richard Partington tried once again to amend the agenda at the TLPOA worksession Monday (Jan. 21) so that property owners could speak after the business was discussed. The agenda is constructed so that property owners have to speak before the business items are talked about. Imagine, you get to speak about […]

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editor1 on January 21, 2013

The TLPOA will hold a question and answer session tonight (Jan. 21) at 5:15 p.m. at the Lakeview Lodge. The January worksession will be at 6 p.m. According to the agenda there is one item for discussion and that is “Review Proposal from Consultant Regarding Strategic Planning.” If you plan to comment on that issue, bring your […]

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editor1 on January 20, 2013

Why is Treasure Lake like a roller coaster? Because it has its ups and downs, twists and turns and eventually comes back to where it started. When we read the agenda for Monday’s (Jan. 21) TLPOA worksession a wave of deja’ vu swept over us. Under discussion items was “Review Proposal from Consultant Regarding Strategic Planning.” Here we […]

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editor1 on January 19, 2013

A special executive meeting for the TLPOA Board of Directors is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 24 to discuss the borough. We surmise that this meeting has to do with the borough issues that TLPOA  Director Richard Partington raised at the Dec. 17 board of directors  meeting. He asked that these issues be placed on the worksession agenda to […]

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