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Easterly Chamber Players will present a recital

LOCK HAVEN — The Easterly Chamber Players will present a recital to benefit the Friends of the Pipes at Great Island, on Sunday, Feb. 11 at 1:30 p.m. at Great Island Presbyterian Church, 12 W. Water St. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for students and will be available at the door. ...

Comedy show slated Monday

WILLIAMSPORT — A comedy show, headlined by touring Los Angeles comedian Eliot Chang, will be presented Monday in Arthaus Projects (formerly Converge Gallery) at 140 W. Fourth St. Chang has been seen on two of his own Comedy Central half-hour specials, E!’s “Chelsea Lately,” and ...

Elk Creek Cafe to host Nora Jane Struthers

MILLHEIM — Elk Creek Cafe and Aleworks, 100 W. Main St., will host Americana recording artist Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line, Saturday, Feb. 10 starting at 8 p.m. NPR lists Struthers’ current album, “Champion,” in its Top 10 Underheard Albums of 2017. The songs that last ...

Penn State to perform new musical, “Love in Hate Nation”

STATE COLLEGE — Penn State Centre Stage will present “Love in Hate Nation” Feb. 13 to 24 at the Playhouse Theatre. “Love in Hate Nation” is a love story between two girls, set in an early 1960s juvie hall. Taking musical cues from wall-of-sound Girl Group pop and Riot Grrrl rock and ...

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday

­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE (PG) - 7:00, 9:45 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:45 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs HOSTILES (R) - 7:00, 9:30 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:30 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs THE ...

EVENTSPLANNER

TOP CONCERTS TONIGHT r Riverdance — The 20th Anniversary World Tour 7:30 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, 570-326-2424 or 800-432-9382. www.caclive.com FRIDAY r Comic Paula Poundstone 8 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College, ...

Art depicts Williamsport through unique perspectives

WILLIAMSPORT — The Genetti Hotel and Suites and the Bald Eagle Art League present “Small-town Scenes,” an exhibit by Phillip Pedro. The opening reception is Friday between 5 and 8 p.m at the Genetti Taphouse Gallery. Gifted with manual dexterity, Pedro draws, paints and sculpts ...

Millbrook offers winter workshops starting in February

MILL HALL — Millbrook Playhouse is offering two weekends of workshops for kids, teens and adults. Those interested may sign up for both weekends or just a single class. Workshops will be held Feb. 24 to 26 and March 2 to 4. The master teacher is Shannon Agnew. The professional actress, ...

‘Unruly’ art to be on exhibit

STATE COLLEGE — J.E. Crum is exhibiting contemporary fantastical artworks this month at Webster’s Bookstore and Cafe, 133 E. Beaver Ave., State College. The opening reception is Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. Crum is Jennifer Crum-Wilson, an art teacher in Keystone Central School District. She ...

Get tickets now for concerts this year

STATE COLLEGE — Tickets go on sale Friday for big shows at Penn State, set for later this year. ELTON JOHN The incomparable Elton John will dazzle on this, his last-ever tour titled “Farewell Yellow Brick Road.” Spending more than half a century on the road, the superstar has had an ...

Step out and celebrate at senior centers in February

Centers are open 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday, except on holidays. Clinton County Community Center 124 E. Walnut St. (STEP building in Clinton Plaza) 858-5800 Feb. 2 — Card party, 1 p.m. Feb. 20 — Blood pressure screening, 11:30 a.m. WEEKLY ACTIVITIES: MONDAYS r ...

The Silver Lining

JANUARY 2018 O, January 2018, What an entry you had, But now you are over For which we are glad! You came with cold temps, Down to 16 below. We babied our pipes So our water would flow! We salted, we shoveled To keep our path clear Then huddled under afghans To keep warm ...

Baked sliders: winning game day fare that’s small in size but big on flavor

Football fans and foodies, the wait is over. The Super Bowl is Sunday night and any self-respecting football fan in the state will be cheering on the Philadelphia Eagles as they vie for the win against the New England Patriots. And certainly, as tradition dictates, the biggest game of the year ...

Railroad lumber crew at Renovo

PHOTO PROVIDED Here is another photo that includes Cony (Conrad) H. Lau and probably shows the lumber crew at Renovo which made all the furniture for the railroad system. Lau is seated at the center of the group, in front of a wooden post, wearing a light-colored hat and sporting a dark, ...

PV students receive Elks honor

SPRING MILLS — Outstanding students at Penns Valley Area High School have been named Students of the Month by State College Elks Lodge #1600. Ashley Griffith and Nicholas Kubalak were honored for September, Alyssa Boob and Jared Kines were honored for October, Maddison E. Fye and Justin T. ...

LH Kiwanis lists speakers

LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven Kiwanis Club will host Fawn Shaffer, D.C. at its lunch meeting tomorrow at noon in the Elks. She will give a talk on the business Fresh Start Chiropractic and Salt Haven therapeutic salt room. Other Kiwanis speakers this month are new Lock Haven City Manager Greg ...

Motorbike competitors

EXPRESS ARCHIVES We don’t know but we can guess that this photo shows competitors who were active in motorcycle hill climbs in this area in the late 1940s. The fellow on the right wears a shirt advertising the Indian, and he may be riding a bike made by the Indian Motorcycle Manufacturing ...

Around the town

Good Day to Dakota James Kidd! Word of the Day Xanadu — A place of great beauty, luxury, and contentment. Quote of the Day “I sometimes think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability.” — Oscar Wilde Enjoy a farmer’s breakfast The next Porter Township ...

Lockport R.D. 1…2

By Scott Williams In the 1960s, school rules were a little bit different than what I imagine they are now. I remember, if somewhat imperfectly, that such sartorial details as shirt-tails, belt loops, and skirt styles were scrutinized by the Powers That Be, and if any derivation from the ...

House of the Month goes to Fred Miller family

PHOTO PROVIDED The PRR House of the Month for January is occupied by the Fred Miller family. Situated in East Renovo, it is an example of pride in the community and is always well maintained and attractive, according to PRR (Preserve, Renew and Rejuvenate Western Clinton County). The ...