Around the Town

Good Day

and congratulations to Brooks and Nikki on their wedding day!

Quote of the Day

“Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.”

— Soren Kierkegaard

Hoagies are back

Faith United Methodist Church in Castanea is selling hoagies again, beginning with a sale Thursday, July 12. Church members are taking orders now, at $5 per hoagie. To place an order, call 570-748-1012 or 570-502-2247 by July 3. Hoagies must be picked up July 12 by 10 a.m. at the church at 23 E. Brown St.

Black bears

Mark Fair from the Pennsylvania Game Commission will give the presentation “Pennsylvania Black Bears” at Ole Bull State Parkat 8 p.m. Friday, July 6. Topics will include adaptations, diet, and a brief overview on the management of black bear within the state.

Famous jazz artist

Famous jazz bassist and two-time Grammy nominee Rufus Reid will be making a Skype appearance at Ross Library at 7 p.m. Monday, July 23. He will Skype into the library to talk about his music career and answer questions from the audience. His major professional career began in Chicago and continues since 1976 in New York City. His extensive jazz background and discography reads literally like a Who’s Who in jazz.

Happy Birthday!

Michelle Eisenhower, of West Chester, on Tuesday, June 26 — belated

Saturday: Rachel Tinklepaugh

Sunday: Bob Stack of Laflin, Pa., formerly of Lock Haven and Jersey Shore … Jack Hill, of Beech Creek … Ava Berry, of Beech Creek, 5 years old

Cruise-in 2018!

The Central PA Street Machines announce Cruise-in 2018, which will be held the first Sunday of the month in July, August and September from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Harbor Freight parking lot off Hogan Boulevard. All types of vehicles are welcome. The dates are July 1, Aug. 5 and Sept. 2. For information, visit the club’s website at

Pa. Lottery



Pick 2: 1-4, Wild: 5

Pick 3: 9-5-2, Wild: 5

Pick 4: 0-5-2-1, Wild: 5

Pick 5: 1-7-9-8-8, Wild: 5

Treasure Hunt:


$10,000 estimated jackpot


Pick 2: 6-1, Wild: 0

Pick 3: 3-5-5, Wild: 0

Pick 4: 0-4-6-2, Wild: 0

Pick 5: 6-0-8-7-6, Wild: 0

Cash 5:


Match 6:


Powerball estimated jackpot: $60 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $232 million