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Dear Annie

Ex moves to same town Dear Annie: “Lindsay” and I dated for 2 1/2 years. Our breakup wasn’t the worst, but it wasn’t a walk in the park, either. I had just packed up my life and moved across the country with her to relocate for her job, and a week after we got there, she dumped me. I ...

calendar of events

TODAY r “World of Butterflies” DiscoverE program, 10 a.m. at Ole Bull State Park Pavilion #4 (Stone Pavilion) and 1:30 p.m. at Kettle Creek State Park Nature Center. r Riverfest, Lockport Boat Launch Park, with food, arts and crafts, kids’ fun, opening at 5 p.m., music by LIXX at ...

Kim Lathan is STEP Employee of Year

LOCK HAVEN — Kim Lathan, care manager/assessor with STEP Office of Aging, was named the 2017-18 STEP Employee of the Year. Working out of the STEP Clinton County Community Center, she has provided “person-centered service” for two years in the STEP Office of Aging. She has been a ...

LH EAGLES HELP LAUNCH YOUNG PEOPLE

The Lock Haven Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 4298, whose motto is “People Helping People,” supports many local non-profit organizations such as the Salvation Army, United Way, Ross Library, Susque-View Home, Central Mountain scholarships, Lock Haven University athletic scholarships, and ...

LH EAGLES HELP LAUNCH YOUNG PEOPLE PART TWO

PHOTOS PROVIDED Wrestlers Dalton Perry, Griffin Walizer, Taylor Weaver and Luke Simcox are seen holding a mock check for $1,200 from the Aerie to Wrestling USA/PA. With them are adults Ron Bowes, Coach Biff Walizer, Ron Barner, Jen DeAngelo and Maud Peck. The Aerie supported these young ...

Downtown Rotary gives donations, award

PHOTOS PROVIDED The Rotary Club of Downtown Lock Haven gave donations and honored a special club member at a recent meeting. Above, the club gave contributions to the Lock Haven Area Shoe Bank; Ross Library; the local veterans fund handled by the Clinton County Veterans Affairs office; ...

Renovo Rotary officers installed

WENDY STIVER /THE EXPRESS The Rotary Club of Renovo’s new officers were installed recently, at the club’s annual picnic, hosted by new club president Pattie Rauch, seen in front. With her are, from left, secretary Yvonne Woodring, vice president David Watt, and treasurer Judy Fornwalt. ...

JS Kiwanis hears from young leader

JERSEY SHORE — At a recent Jersey Shore Kiwanis Club meeting, Sarah Alexander gave a presentation and took questions about her experience representing the club at the Hugh O’Brien Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar, held at Shippensburg University this spring. This year was the 40th ...

Bellefonte Elks help Boy Scouts

PHOTO PROVIDED In keeping with its commitment to Scouting, and youth in general, Bellefonte Elks Lodge #1094 recently donated $750 toward the purchase of an enclosed utility trailer for Pleasant Gap Boy Scout Troop #66. The trailer gives the troop a place to keep its camping and other ...

Legion auxiliary members in tri-county area gather

PHOTO PROVIDED Centre, Lycoming and Clinton Council’s American Legion Auxiliary’s June meeting was hosted by members of American Legion Auxiliary Unit #813 of Clarence. A special guest was Department of Pennsylvania’s Central Vice President Anastasia Bachurek, from Dickson City. Members ...

aREA CLUB BRIEFS

LH Kiwanis to host author LOCK HAVEN — Bob Hull, local author, recipe enthusiast, and food product manufacturer, will speak to the Lock Haven Kiwanis Club at tomorrow’s luncheon meeting at noon in the Elks club. The Kiwanians also hosted Anne Holladay, UPMC director of senior ...

Jersey Shore may tighten up tall weeds, snow regs

By MIKE REUTHER For The Express JERSEY SHORE — Residents may have a more difficult time escaping payment of fines for not dealing with snow, ice and tall grass. Borough Council will advertise an ordinance amending penalties for those violations. Property owners who fail to remove snow ...

Around the Town

Good Day and Happy Birthday to Lana Bryerton! Word of the Day Brontide — A rumbling noise heard in some parts of the world, likely caused by seismic activity. Quote of the Day “If you steal from one author it’s plagiarism; if you steal from many it’s research.” — Wilson ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY r “Sister Act” musical, 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m., Millbrook Playhouse main stage, 570-748-8083 or www.millbrookplayhouse.net. TOMORROW r “World of Butterflies” DiscoverE program, 10 a.m. at Ole Bull State Park Pavilion #4 (Stone Pavilion) and 1:30 p.m. at Kettle Creek State ...

Dear Annie

Let me pay you back Dear Annie: We know an elderly couple who are on a very low income, and we have helped them a lot. Not long ago, their car needed to be fixed, and my husband paid the garage and gave the mechanic a tip. We did this not expecting repayment. Well, the woman has gotten angry ...

Old photo album

PHOTO PROVIDED LHHS lettermen of 1929 The Lock Haven High School football squad’s lettermen are seen in the 1929 yearbook, The Gazette. They included players who attained the Gold Football: Archie Vannucci, Robert McGill, Charles Young, Willard Miller, William Grier, Ernest McGregor, Shuman ...

r To Your Good Health

M. marinum bacteria exposure comes via water BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: I read your recent column about “flesh-eating bacteria.” Is it in any way related to Mycobacterium marinum? My son is having multiple surgeries due to this, which was finally and correctly diagnosed ...

Brooks sisters participate in Miss U.S. Agriculture program

PLEASANT GAP — Three sisters from Centre County are participating in the Miss United States Agriculture program. They are Katlin Brooks, 6, Harper Brooks, 5, and Ainsley Brooks, 2, the daughters of Jeff and Lauren Brooks of Pleasant Gap. Katlin is representing Centre County as ...

Summer fun at the playground

PHOTO PROVIDED Youngsters participate in activities at Woolrich Park, one of the playgrounds in the area where the Keystone Central School District’s Summer Recreation Program is held. The program runs through August 11 at the following parks and times: Bennage, Hammermill, Hoberman, and ...

Calendar Of Events

TOMORROW r “Sister Act” musical, 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m., Millbrook Playhouse main stage, 570-748-8083 or www.millbrookplayhouse.net. r St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Food Pantry, 9-11 a.m., at the church in Mill Hall. Bring identification with name and address for registration. ...