BELLEFONTE — Hope Roaten, of Elizabethtown, has been named the new executive director of the American Red Cross Mid-Central Pennsylvania Chapter, which covers Centre, Mifflin, Juniata, Perry and Cumberland Counties.
A three-year veteran of the Red Cross, Roaten most-recently served as the ...
- Breakfast buffet, 6-11 a.m., Albright United Methodist Church, 46 E. Main St., Loganton. Cost: $10 ages 12 and up, $5 ages 5 to 12, kids under 5 eat free.
- Yard sale, 8-11 a.m., rain or shine, Oval United Methodist Church, 67696 State Route 44 Hwy., Jersey Shore.
- Nittany ...
SEPT. 8 — Goat Hill/Center School reunion, 11 a.m., Wayne Township Nature Park, meal at 12 noon. Bring a dish to share; table service and drinks will be provided. Info: 814-355-7448 or call Karis Kellander at 570-769-6563.
SEPT. 10 — LHHS Class of 1950, noon at Creekside, Mill Hall. ...
Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m.
Lock Haven City Council, 7 p.m.
Centre County Commissioners, 10 a.m.
Bellefonte School Board, 7:30 p.m.
Clinton County Prison Board, 10:30 a.m.
Clinton County Solid Waste Authority, 6:30 p.m. ...
MONDAY — Two drives: Tri County North Central Church, 205 Main St., Mill Hall, 1-6 p.m., and New Hope Lutheran Church, 119 Cobblestone Court, Spring Mills, 1:30-7 p.m.
TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY — Lock Haven University Rec Center, Railroad Street, 12 noon-6 p.m.
Donors are ...
Dear Annie: I have a dear friend who lives nearby, but for some reason, he will not contact me. We grew up together, and a year ago, I helped him, his wife and his dogs out after Hurricane Irma knocked out electricity at their home.
He has never really thanked me, and he never calls me. And I ...
LOCK HAVEN —Jeff Packech, pharmacist and owner of Keller and Munro Drug Store in Lock Haven will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Alzheimer’s Support Group on Tuesday, Sept. 11 in Conference Room B of Susque-View.
Packech will talk about “Medication Management for ...
and Happy Birthday on Sunday to David Theodore Andrus, Oakland Park, Fla., formerly of Lock Haven, 66 years old!
Word of the Day
Satiety — The state of being fed to or beyond capacity; alternatively the revulsion or disgust caused by overindulgence or excess.
Quote of the ...
LAURA JAMESON/THE EXPRESS
McDonald’s restaurant on Bellefonte Avenue remains open, despite renovations to the drive-through, outside the building and the play area inside the restaurant. Customers must enter off Bellefonte Avenue and park in the lot closest to Citizens Hose Co. and go ...
STATE COLLEGE - On Wednesday, Aug. 29, members of Centre Foundation’s Giving Circle gathered at Above the Valley for their annual cocktail reception to hear presentations from three local organizations: ACRES Project, Bellefonte Art Museum, and Discovery Space.
After members’ votes were ...
WILLIAMSPORT— Just one year after Lycoming College added entrepreneurship classes to the curriculum, and appointed Marshall Welch III to the position of Sloter Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship, the college is debuting entrepreneurship as a new minor available to all students, regardless of ...
LIONS CLUB NEWS
Mark your calendars that Howard Area Lions Food Bank dates in September have been changed because of the Labor Day holiday. Distribution will be on Sept. 10 for Centre County residents and Sept. 17 for Beech Creek area residents. Food bank hours are from 2-4 p.m. at the former ...
Quilting was part of Heritage Days
Nancy Lockard, left, of Linden teaches the basics of quilting on Oct. 30, 1992 to sixth grade students from Porter Township Elementary School at Lamar. The students are, from left, Michelle Keches, Holly Farrington, Gretchen Rosser, ...
Dear Annie: I’m an old guy with some advice for other older people in the workforce. I’ve been a contract attorney working in health care for over 30 years. When I got let go from my company three years ago after 15 years, I’m telling you, finding another job was the hardest job I’ve ...
Alcohol use not the only, or even most likely, cause of cirrhosis
BY KEITH ROACH, M.D.
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 78-year-old woman who was diagnosed just one year ago with primary biliary cirrhosis, which is an autoimmune liver disease. It was determined that it took me many years to get to ...
- Nittany Antique Machinery Show with vendors open 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Penns Cave, Centre Hall.
- Free screening and discussion of the 2000 film “Remember the Titans” (PG), 1-4 p.m., Centre County Library and Historical Museum, 203 N. Allegheny St., Bellefonte, 814-355-1516, ...
Monster Hunt Race Oct. 6
PHILIPSBURG — Calling all spooky monster hunters!
The 7th Annual Black Moshannon Monster Hunt, an adventure scavenger race, will be held at Black Moshannon State Park on Oct. 6.
You will go to a station, complete an activity, and get a clue ...
to Jackie Bartos!
Word of the Day
Adulation — Excessive or slavish admiration or flattery.
Quote of the Day
“Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.”
Flaming Foliage fundraisers
Flaming Foliage Cow Puckie Bingo with ham pot pie ...
BLANCHARD —Foster Joseph Sayers Lake has a new comrade, Keep Centre County Beautiful (KCCB).
Everyone is invited to meet and work alongside KCCB’s executive director Rod Fye during a three-hour paddle and boat shoreline community litter cleanup this Saturday.
Fye has been surveying ...