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Mary Jane Shilling’s 100th birthday recalled

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CLINTONDALE — Seventy years ago, Mary Jane Allison Shilling of Clintondale turned 100. The date was June 24, 1948. Mrs. Shilling received flowers, a corsage, a fruit basket, a cake. She was also honored by the Pennsylvania Medical Society, because 1948 was the society’s 100th ...

Suzanne Emmet is ‘Woman of Influence’

Business

LOCK HAVEN — Former Lock Haven resident Suzanne Emmet, senior vice president, claims, Eastern Alliance Insurance Group, has been named a 2018 Women of Influence award recipient. Suzanne is the daughter of Lock Haven resident Frank Walker and the late Donna Walker. The Central Penn ...

Ex-cop sues LHU, claims failure to prevent sexual harassment

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WILLIAMSPORT — A former Lock Haven University police officer says she had no choice but to resign after the school failed to take the necessary action to prevent ongoing sexual harassment by a fellow officer. Angel L. McLaughlin of Williamsport in a suit filed Monday in U.S. Middle District ...

Hundreds of students to participate in SeAL Challenge at BEA

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BELLEFONTE — The 6th Annual Sea, Air and Land Challenge will be held at Bald Eagle Area Junior Senior High School on May 1 from 9 a.m. to 2:40 p.m. at the Bald Eagle Area Junior Senior High School. The event, nicknamed The SeAL Challenge, sponsored by the Office of Naval Research, provides ...

Flemington gets $800,000 for senior housing project

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LOCK HAVEN — SEDA-COG Housing Development Corporation has received $800,000 in low-income housing tax credits through the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency, according to State Rep. Mike Hanna, D-Lock Haven. Hanna said SEDA-COG has been a leader in developing affordable senior housing ...

‘Good Kids’ continues at Lock Haven

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LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven University Mainstage Theatre’s production of “Good Kids” has three more performances: 7:30 p.m. tonight and Friday, and 2 p.m. and 7:30 pm. Saturday, in Sloan Auditorium. The play is set in a Midwestern high school. It explores a casual sexual encounter gone ...

Nestle drops plan to take water from Spring Township

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STATE COLLEGE — Nestle Waters has decided not to pursue its proposed project to source water from Spring Township Water Authority Well 2, but Centre County remains a leading candidate in its search for a third Pennsylvania bottling location. In January, Nestle Waters identified Centre ...

Local couple plans fundraiser for San Juan Community Library

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LOCK HAVEN — Elizabeth Snyder and Alex Terry are native residents of Lock Haven, both having grown up appreciating this small town tucked in the beautiful mountains of Central Pennsylvania. When they learned of the devastation Hurricane Maria left in Puerto Rico and the daily struggle that ...

LHU Dance Consort to perform

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The Lock Haven University Dance Consort will perform in Sloan Auditorium at 7 p.m. Friday, April 27, and 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 28. The dance program features a guest visiting choreographer each semester, and this semester’s is Jayme Klinger Host, former theater professor at LHU. ...

Calendar of events

Local news

TODAY r “Good Kids,” 7:30 p.m., LHU’s Sloan Auditorium, by the University Players; may not be suitable for all audiences. Free tickets: boxoffice@lockhaven.edu. TOMORROW r Snydertown Community Yard Sale Day, with rummage and bake sale 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at St. Mark Lutheran Church. r ...

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday

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­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com A QUIET PLACE (PG-13) - 7:00 & 9:00 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs RAMPAGE (PG-13) - 7:00 & 9:15 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:15 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs I FEEL ...

Local briefs

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CM Twirlers, Color Guard on the move MILL HALL — The Central Mountain Indoor Twirlers and Color Guard had another successful weekend of competition at Homer City High School last weekend. Both teams took first place, with Color Guard scoring 83.92 and Majorettes scoring 84.24. This ...

EVENTSPLANNER

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TOP CONCERTS FRIDAY r Joe Diffie 7:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College, with opening act The Chris Ruble Band. Tickets: 814-272-0606. www.thestatetheatre.org SUNDAY r Newsboys United Tour with special guest Zealand 6 p.m., Penn State’s Bryce Jordan ...

Around the Town

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Good Day To Zane Brooks! Quote of the Day “Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend.” — Lao Tzu ‘Enchanted Evening’ Susque-View’s fourth annual charity gala, “An Enchanted Evening,” is planned for ...

MUSIC SCENE

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FRIDAY r Phil Reeder Solo Guitar, 7 p.m., The Edge, 4 N. Henderson St., Lock Haven, 570-858-5656. — — — To have your musical line-up announced at no charge in Music Scene, send us the information through our website: www.lockhaven.com, by fax at 570-748-1544, or by mail to: The ...

LHU to host author Susan Pogorzelski

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LOCK HAVEN — Susan Pogorzelski, novelist, editor and an English alumna of Lock Haven University, will give a reading at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26 in LHU’s Parsons Union Building Multipurpose Room. The event is free and open to the public, and will include a book-signing. It is part of the ...

Meet a hometown author Saturday

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RENOVO — Local author James Roberts (Robert Grenell) will hold his first public book-signing Saturday at Heritage Park Museum, Erie Avenue. Set for 2 to 4 p.m., the book-signing and meet-and-greet is sponsored by Northern Books. His book, “A Vampire’s Heart,” is set in a castle in ...

‘Gimme Shelter’ is just a week away

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WILLIAMSPORT — The Uptown Music Collective will take the stage at the Community Arts Center to perform the music of the group frequently called the greatest rock and roll band in the world, The Rolling Stones. The production, “Gimme Shelter: A Tribute to the Rolling Stones,” will be ...

CasinoEvil III to be held at Farrington Place

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WILLIAMSPORT — CasinoEvil III, a night of food, spirits and chance, will be held at Farrington Place, 416 W. Third St., Saturday, April 28 from 6 to 11 p.m. The fundraiser will benefit the Lycoming County Historical Society. Suggesting the Prohibition Era of United States history, the ...