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Erie Avenue

Old Photo Album

PHOTO PROVIDED Renovo more than a century ago This early photo of Renovo’s Erie Avenue was taken between Third and Fourth streets, according to local historian Charles Barnum who is sharing it with other Express readers. Folks of all ages are seen on the street the morning it was taken, ...

KC announces kindergarten registration dates

MILL HALL — The Keystone Central School District has announced the dates for children to be registered for kindergarten next year. If your child will be 5 years old before Sept. 1, and will be starting kindergarten in the district in August, it is necessary to register your child. ...

Around the town

Good Day and Happy Birthday to Leanna Rockey! Word of the Day Bagatelle — Something of little value or importance. Quote of the Day “Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination.” – Roy M. Goodman Charity Auction A Charity Auction is being held for ...

Dana Poust is shown working in the Poust Taxidemy shop on Route 44 between Jersey Shore and  Waterville.

At Poust Taxidermy, it’s hunting season all year long

JERSEY SHORE —At any given time of the year, it’s hunting season at Poust Taxidermy. The large array of wildlife on display — both domestic and foreign — serves as an indication of the volume of work completed by owner Dana Poust and his staff. One could consider it a testament to ...

Finding Support

GRIEF r GriefShare — 7 p.m. Thursdays, Salona United Methodist Church. Information: Bob Lannan, 570-295-5839. FOOD BANKS r Food pantry at Salvation Army, Lock Haven — 9-11 a.m. every Wednesday. r New Love Center Food Pantry — 9 a.m.-12 noon & 1-3 p.m. Friday (second and fourth ...

Game Commission public meetings scheduled

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners will hold its first quarterly meeting of 2018, from Jan. 28 through 30 at the agency’s Harrisburg headquarters. On Sunday, Jan. 28, beginning at 1 p.m., the commissioners will hear public recommendations for 2018-19 hunting and ...

Taking the Steps to recovery

Editor’s note: Groups listed below focus on recovery from addiction, and the meetings are open to the general public, unless otherwise indicated. Al-Anon is for friends and family members of addicts, and Romans 12:2 is for people battling addiction and their families. — — — ...

SHARE Food

SHARE Food Coop volunteers named

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Cathy Weaver Gonzales tells us she recognized her father and mother in this Old Photo Album image from the early 1990s, which we printed Dec. 30. They were volunteering for SHARE Food Coop, and Cathy said this is at East Main Street United Methodist Church in Lock Haven. At ...

Senior Center Menus

Bread available daily Monday — Roast beef with gravy and bread stuffing, creamed spinach, potatoes with parsley, pumpkin custard. Tuesday — Pulled chicken barbecue sandwich, red cabbage and apples, yellow wax beans, creamy coleslaw. Wednesday — Breaded pork loin, baked beans, ...

Reunions

Bucktail Class of 1968 looking for classmates In preparation for their upcoming 50th Class Reunion, the Bucktail Class of ‘68 is looking for addresses of the following classmates: Michael Deeghan, Charles Michael Rosamilia, Philip Wagner, Sr., Ruth (Paulhamus) Ishida, Sally (Young) ...

Meetings next week

Monday r Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m. r Lock Haven City Council, 7 p.m. Tuesday r Centre County Commissioners, 10 a.m. r Mill Hall Borough Council, 7 p.m. Thursday r Clinton County Commissioners, 10 a.m.

Blood drives

THURSDAY — Albright United Methodist Church, 47 E Main St., Loganton, 1-6 p.m. Donors are asked to bring photo ID. Walk-ins are welcome at all drives. To sign up for a time slot, visit www.redcrossblood.org, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or use the blood donor phone app.

Howard Happenings By Tammy Coakley

UPCOMING EVENTS Howard Christian Church will be offering a Men’s Breakfast on Saturday, Jan. 20, at 7:30 a.m. Men of the area are encouraged to attend to enjoy an old-fashioned Farmers Breakfast and fellowship. The church is located at 367 Walnut St. in Howard. Call 814-625-2764 for ...

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Do you know these Renovo graduates?

PHOTO PROVIDED We are reprinting this Renovo High School graduation photo so that readers can see the faces in it better. A woman found the photo in an attic, but with no names, year, or any other clue about it. Local historian Charles Barnum, who has seen and preserved a variety of old high ...

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Yamato: The Drummers of Japan will perform Jan. 30 at Penn State.

Yamato drumming explodes with sound

STATE COLLEGE — Japan’s Yamato drum ensemble challenges the possibilities of Taiko drumming. The energetic group of men and women percussionists captivates audiences of all ages with its blend of serious musicianship, theatrical staging, intense physicality, and comical excursions. Yamato ...

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Tommy Igoe will lead The Birdland All-Stars in a concert of updated rock and jazz standards Jan. 26 at Penn State.

Tommy Igoe to lead Birdland band in night of jazz

STATE COLLEGE — Experience the mood of a landmark jazz club when drummer Tommy Igoe and his big band, in their first tour in five years, recreate the excitement of an evening at Birdland. Featuring some of the finest musicians in New York City, The Birdland All-Stars band sets the standard ...

Eisenhower’s new sound system ‘a long-held dream’

STATE COLLEGE — Events at Penn State’s Eisenhower Auditorium will increase in clarity, thanks to the procurement of a new speaker reinforcement system. Portions of the Center for the Performing Arts’ new sound system were installed recently to fanfare from center staff, key funding ...

LOCALSCENE

Bring your dancing shoes STATE COLLEGE — A “Valentine FoodRaiser Dance” is planned Saturday, Feb 10 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 780 Waupelani Drive Extension. Admission is free with a nonperishable food donation to the Centre County Food Banks. ...

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday

­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com PADDINGTON 2 (PG) INSIDIOUS: THE LAST KEY (PG-13) THE GREATEST SHOWMAN (PG) All movies: 7:00, 9:00 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs PREMIERE THEATRE 12 125 Premiere ...

MUSIC SCENE

NEXT THURSDAY Swing-nova, 8-10 p.m., Zola Kitchen and Wine Bar, 324 W. College Ave., State College, www.facebook.com/zolakitchenandwinebar. ——— To have your musical line-up announced in Music Scene, send us the information through our website: www.lockhaven.com, by fax at ...