Category Archives: Announcements

EPA SEC Sighting! Lehigh Valley Amateur Radio Club January 3rd 2017

Imagine that – 2017 already…. There will be an EPA Section Emergency Coordinator Sighting at the Lehigh Valley Amateur Radio Club on January 3, 2017. If you are in the area please come on down. I’d be happy to meet … Continue reading

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FEMA to Conduct Interoperability Exercise Using 60 Meters – December 21st

Hello EPA ARES/ACS members, Received this today. 12/20/2016 FEMA Region X will conduct an interoperability communications exercise on December 21 that will use 60 meters. The “COMMEX” will consist of radio check-ins from authorized state, tribal, federal, and Amateur Radio … Continue reading

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2016 PEMA Wx Exercise – December 14th – 4:00PM to 12:00AM

KB3NIA, PEMA’S AMATEUR RADIO STATION, ANNOUNCED ON THE SUNDAY MORNING (12/11/16) ACS NETS THAT PEMA IS HOLDING A WINTER WEATHER EXERCISE. FREQUENCY 3993.5 DATE DECEMBER 14 2016 HOURS 4:00PM TO 12:00AM CALL KB3NIA CHECKINS ARE WELCOME AND QUESTIONS REGARDING THE … Continue reading

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Delaware Lehigh Amateur Radio Club (DLARC) announces its 2017 Program Schedule

More information about DLARC at http://www.dlarc.org/

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Murgas Amateur Radio Club Honors their 2016 Ham of the Year

At their annual Christmas Dinner the Murgas Amateur Radio Club honored one of their own as the Murgas Amateur Radio Club Ham of the Year! Nick Bantell, K3NDB, of Hazleton, PA, was the Honoree this year. Join us in congratulating … Continue reading

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New Section ASM’s

The Eastern Pennsylvania Section of the ARRL is comprised of 34 counties spread out over a large geographical area. Even though we have some great staff members like W.T. Jones, WN3LIF, Tom Mills, AF4NC, and Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO, who do … Continue reading

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Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge

Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge at local library The Marconi Challenge is a K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) outreach program that incorporates wireless data communication and is suitable for students from junior high school … Continue reading

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Invitation – MCARS Simulated Emergency Test Thursday, 11/10, and Friday, 11/11

The following is being posted for the Montgomery County ARES/RACES Service. They are holding their annual Simulated Emergency Test (SET) on November 10 and 11. Details are below. If you can join in and “show the colors” that would be … Continue reading

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Joe D’Andrea, N3JD (Silent Key)

I received the following yesterday. Another Good Ham goes to his reward. ———- Fellow Members, With heavy heart, I announce the passing of Joe D’Andrea, N3JD. Joseph E. D’Andrea, 79 years of age passed away peacefully on Tuesday November 1, … Continue reading

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Welcome: EDUCATION ALLIANCE FOR AMATEUR RADIO

Welcome to the Education Alliance for Amateur Radio as the newest ARRL Affiliated Club in Eastern Pennsylvania. According to the club website EAAR goals are to: Promote “Science, Technology, Engineering and Math” (STEM) as a resource for local communities by … Continue reading

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We have added a new Facebook page linked to this website in addition to the already existing Twitter account. If you want to follow us on Facebook just click the “Like” button at the bottom of the home page.

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EPA SEC at Chester County ARES/RACES Meeting – October 31st

The EPA Section Emergency Coordinator, WN3LIf, will be attending the Chester County ARES/RACES meeting on Monday Night, October 31st. Meeting starts at 7:30PM is at: Government Services Center 601 Westtown Road West Chester, PA No Tricks or Treats Required! Happy … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Scouting award

Our Section Emergency Coordinator, W. T. Jones, WN3LIF, recently traveled to Selinsgrove, PA, and attended the Boy Scout’s Susquehanna Council’s Seven Bridges District Recognition Dinner. The interrelationship between Scouting and Amateur Radio has been a long one. If you pick … Continue reading

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We are mobile friendly!

We have upgraded our site to make it mobile friendly.  Bring up a browser on your Android or Iphone and go to our web address at www.epa-arrl.org to check it out.      

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New Scouting PIO Liaison

Richard Hurd, WC3T has been appointed as a Scouting PIO Liaison working with the Boy Scouts of America Minsi Trail council and also the Girl Scouts of Eastern PA (GSEP) This position was announced last March and Rich joins Tim … Continue reading

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