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Fire at Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs, but business remains open

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SARAH SMELTZ/THE EXPRESS Firefighters from multiple area companies were called to Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs at 243 Pennsylvania Ave. in Bald Eagle Township, just outside of Mill Hall, for a fire at the eatery’s outside pavilion. The call went out just after 2:30 p.m. with a reported ...

To Your Good Health

Community

There is no good early-screening tool for pancreatic cancer BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: It is my understanding that there is no early-screening test for pancreatic cancer, and it is typically not diagnosed until it is very advanced, hence the high mortality rate. My late loved ...

Interstices; The Space Between by Lynn Anne Verbeck

Arts and Culture

BELLEFONTE — Artist Lynn Anne Verbeck will be showcasing her work for “Interstices; The Space Between” at the Bellefonte Art Museum in the Pottery Gallery from now until Nov. 25. “I create biomorphic forms designed with both configuration and function in mind,” Verbeck said in her ...

Ferocious fires spark concern over major health consequences

Local news

By LINDSEY TANNER AP Medical Writer Smoke masks. Eye drops. No outdoor exercise. This is how Californians are trying to cope with wildfires choking the state, but experts say an increase in serious health problems may be almost inevitable for vulnerable residents as the disasters become ...

Anne Buchanan showcasing at the Sieg Gallery

Arts and Culture

BELLEFONTE — After 30 years of doing research in genetics in the Anthropology department at Penn State University, Anne Buchanan began to draw. “Although visual art is very different from science in many ways, I find that still both are explorations of truth, each a continuing process of ...

Around the Town

Community

GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Gary Alley ... Bella Hoy. Weather postpones author visit The author visit by Marjorie Maddox-Hafer scheduled for tonight at the Ross Library has been postponed due to the weather. The visit is now scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 29, at 3:45 p.m. YHEC ...

Schlow hosts an evening with Mimi Barash Coppersmith

Arts and Culture

STATE COLLEGE — Schlow Centre Region Library will host An Evening with Mimi Barash Coppersmith on Tuesday, Nov. 27 in the Downsbrough Community Room. The free event begins at 6:30 p.m. Coppersmith, or Mimi as everyone knows her, is founder of “Town&Gown” magazine and a longtime State ...

‘The Santaland Diaries’ to play at Haywoods

Arts and Culture

LOCK HAVEN — Tickets are now available for “The Santaland Diaries” playing on Saturday Dec. 1, at 8 p.m., at Haywoods on the Green. For those who like a little early Christmas cheer come out for an evening with Crumpet, a starving artist turned Macy’s Elf, who deals with bad Santas, ...

Beatles Go Big Band presented by Zeropoint Big Band

Arts and Culture

STATE COLLEGE – Throughout the year, The State Theatre partners with many nonprofits to raise money and awareness for others. Over the last few years, the theatre has had a signature show to raise funds for the theater itself, which is also a nonprofit. Past signature shows have been to ...

EVENTSPLANNER

Arts and Culture

TOP SHOWS NOV. 27 - Soweto Gospel Choir 7:30 p.m., Eisenhower Auditorium, 102 Eisenhower Rd., State College https://cpa.psu.edu/home MUSIC TODAY - Dar Williams 8 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. Tickets: front orchestra - $30 plust $4.50 fee; orchestra ...

Reel Time

Arts and Culture

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday Call ahead to check the times before you go. ­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com OPENS AT 11:40 A.M. BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY (PG-13) - 7:00 & 9:30 Fri/ 2:00 7:00 9:30 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 ...

MUSICSCENE

Arts and Culture

FRIDAY - PHILZ playing acoustic eclectic 5:30 p.m., The Susqueview Family Dinner, Susqueview Home, Lock Haven. - Souls of Us playing a variety of pop, rock and blues 9 p.m., VFW, 1110 E. Water St., Lock Haven. - LHU President Robert Pignatello 8 to 11 p.m., Broken Axe Brew House, 1 ...

‘Winter Storm Warning’ issued

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The National Weather Service has upgraded its weather alert to a "Winter Storm Warning" in effect from Thursday morning through Friday morning for Clinton and Lycoming counties and surrounding areas. "Heavy mixed precipitation is possible. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice ...

Halloween candy supports the troops

Local news

PHOTO PROVIDED Schuchert Orthodontics in McElhattan recently offered a “sweet” deal in support of our active duty troops. The business held what they called “Operation Candy Buy Back,” a day when they purchased people’s left over Halloween candy for $1 per pound. People were able to ...

Police News — Nov. 14

Police, court and fires

Fraud reported in case of dog purchase LOCK HAVEN — A city resident is out $169.99 after wiring that amount of money to Africa in return for a dog. The animal for sale was found on Craigslist.com, police said. Police did not identify the victim, but said the person from 300 Foundation ...

Stella A’s wins the Golden Ladle at Soup Off

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED The annual Soup Off sponsored by the Lock Haven Salvation Army saw more than 200 people turn out for a bowl of soup, bread and dessert. The event was held at Haywood’s on the Green in Mill Hall. The winner of the Golden Laddle was once again Stella A’s with their creamy ...

Another MRSA case at Keystone

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FARWELL- The Keystone Central School District issued the following public statement this morning, Wed., Nov. 14: An Important Message from Keystone Superintendent, Dr. Alan Lonoconus: Today we were made aware that a student at Renovo Elementary School has tested positive for MRSA ...

Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs hit by fire, but open

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MILL HALL - A fire hit Curt's Smokin' Ribs on Wednesday, but the business remains open. Firefighters from multiple area companies were called to Curt's at 243 Pennsylvania Ave. in Bald Eagle Township, just outside of Mill Hall, for a fire at the eatery's outside pavilion. The call went out just ...

Eight jurors picked for Groves murder trial

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Eight jurors — five men and three women — were picked on Monday, the first day of jury selection for the Loyd W. Groves murder trial. The process began at 8 a.m. and ended just after 5 p.m. yesterday, after approximately 80 Clinton County residents were called as prospective ...