Around the Town

Good Day

To Alethia Haines!

Word of the Day

Apodictic — Expressing, or the nature of, necessary truth or absolute certainty.

Quote of the Day

“For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.”

— Virginia Woolf

Christmas Coffeehouse

The Clintondale and Mackeyville United Methodist churches are sponsoring a Community Christmas Coffeehouse, complete with Christmas music, skits, an Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest and surprises, Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Porter Township Community Building, Lamar. Bring nonperishable food items for area food banks. Everyone interested in performing is asked to contact Pastor Dan Christopher at 814-441-9960 or dchristopher

Free dinner

A free community turkey dinner will be hosted by First Presbyterian Church, 203 N. Spring St., Bellefonte, on Saturday from 12 noon to 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall. All are welcome! Call the church office at 814-355-4202 with questions.

Easy Does It

Dealing with an addict in your life? Come and talk with others who are going through the same things you are. The Easy Does It Al-Anon group meets every Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the small Sunday school room of Bald Eagle United Presbyterian Church, Mill Hall. (A.A. meets in the big room at the same time.) Drop-ins are welcome.

Career Closet

The “Dress for Success Career Closet” at Lock Haven University takes donations of new, or clean and gently-worn, business clothing for students to use. Accessories, briefcases, padfolios and monetary gifts (made payable to “LHUF — Career Services”) are also appreciated. To donate, drop off your items at the LHU Career Services office in Ulmer Hall weekdays during business hours, or contact that office at or 570-484-2181.

Pa. Lottery



Pick 2: 6-2, Wild: 8

Pick 3: 3-2-8, Wild: 8

Pick 4: 1-9-3-5, Wild: 8

Pick 5: 2-3-1-4-4, Wild: 8

Treasure Hunt:


$10,000 estimated jackpot


Pick 2: 5-5, Wild: 6

Pick 3: 3-6-7, Wild: 6

Pick 4: 3-3-4-2, Wild: 6

Pick 5: 9-1-4-2-3, Wild: 6

Cash 5:


Match 6:


Powerball estimated jackpot: $193 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $160 million