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147 candidates running for offices in Centre County

Local news

By CHRIS MORELLLI cmorelli@lockhaven.com BELLEFONTE — It’s that time of year. Election Day is almost here. There are a total of 147 candidates on the ballots for the Tuesday, May 21 primary election. They will be vying for county and municipal offices in Centre County. In Centre ...

POLICE NEWS — MAY 16

Police, court and fires

Possible medical emergency causes accident McELHATTAN — Gregory Gunsallas, 59, of Blanchard, was operating a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado and pulling into a parking stall at UPMC Medical Center in McElhattan when he possibly suffered a medical emergency and accelerated over the curb and ...

Smokey the Bear turns 75

Community

This year Smokey Bear celebrates his 75th birthday of leading the nation’s fight to prevent wildfires. During this time, Smokey Bear has become an iconic figure throughout many parts of the nation. However, many Pennsylvanians are unaware that spring has the greatest occurrence of ...

CCAC partners with The Pajama Factory

Arts and Culture

By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — The Clinton County Arts Council will be partnering with the The Pajama Factory, part of non-profit group Factory Works, of Williamsport, for an Invitational exhibit. Multiple artists from the surrounding area will be showcasing their ...

All roles in a medical setting contribute to patient care

Health

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: I recently read in a magazine that it would be better to contact a registered nurse over a physician assistant for medical questions. I was surprised. Just what is the hierarchy below a doctor? How about a nurse practitioner? — P.H. ANSWER: I don’t ...

Downtown LH names new manager

Local news

From staff reports LOCK HAVEN - Downtown Lock Haven Inc. has announced that Lock Haven University graduate Samantha Eisenhart is the new downtown manager. Eisenhart was appointed at a recent meeting following an extensive search for a manager to replace Kasey Campbell, who joined the City ...

Local residents initiated into Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Community

LOCK HAVEN — The following local residents were recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society, at Lock Haven University. Tanessa Dickey, Marissa Faranda, Jacquelyn Newlen, Tamia Roach, Lindsey ...

Student Summer Stock announces ‘Newsies’ cast

Arts and Culture

WILLIAMSPORT — The cast for the Student Summer Stock Program’s performance of “Newsies” has been announced. The performances are scheduled for July 26 and 27 at 7:30 p.m. and July 28 at 2 p.m. at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. The Student Summer Stock ...

Relay for Life is Saturday at Riverview Park

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — The annual Clinton County Relay for Life, which raises money for cancer research and to help those suffering from the dreaded disease, will be held Saturday at Riverview Park. And everyone is invited to come out and remember those lost to cancer and honor the survivors. The ...

Stormie Mauck graduating from Penn State Law

Community

LOCK HAVEN — Stormie B. Mauck graduated magna cum laude with her Juris Doctor degree from Penn State Law on Saturday, May 11. A native of Lock Haven, Stormie is the daughter of Brian and Sharla Mauck and the mother of a daughter, Emma. Following graduation, Stormie has accepted an ...

‘Rock of Ages: Middle School Edition’

Arts and Culture

WILLIAMSPORT — Williamsport Area Middle School Studio will be performing “Rock of Ages: Middle School Edition” at the Community Theatre League starting tomorrow night. Set on Los Angeles’s famous Sunset Strip in 1987, “Rock of Ages” tells the story of Drew, a city boy from south ...

Skeleton Key Boutique moves; grand opening Saturday

Local news

PHOTO PROVIDED Skeleton Key Boutique has moved to 214 High St., Lock Haven, in the Crystal Vision Center, and will be having a grand opening in the new location from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The owner, Ashley Foltz, said, “We have just outgrown our space and want a space that women can ...

EVENTSPLANNER

Arts and Culture

MUSIC MAY 24 ∫ Jazz in the Attic: Steve Rudolph Trio 8 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www.thestatetheatre.org STAGE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY ∫ The Next State Theatre Company presents: Voices 7:30 p.m., in The Attic, The State Theatre, 130 W. ...

Bellefonte opens streets for healthy community event

Local news

BELLEFONTE — Mount Nittany Health and a number of downtown Bellefonte businesses will be holding the first Open Streets Bellefonte healthy community event, made possible, in part, by a generous donation from Northwest. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in downtown ...

Old photo album: Sugar Valley’s last graduating class of the 1970s

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED 51 students graduated from the Sugar Valley High School (Keystone Central School District) on June 7, 1979. Their class flower was the daisy, their colors were dark blue and silver, their motto was “We will brighten the world of the future given our place in the sun” and ...

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. DETECTIVE PIKACHU (PG-13) – 7:00 9:00 Fri/ 2:00 7:00 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 ...

CORRECTION

Local news

Due to a vehicle accident at BAYADA Pediatrics in McElhattan the office will be closed until further notice. Those in need of assistance are able to call the company’s on-call number at 570-769-6330. A phone number listed in a previous edition of The Express was incorrect. We apologize for ...

calendar of events

Community

TODAY ∫ Community lunch, Noon, Lamar United Methodist Church. Features beef bow tie noodles, mashed potatoes, cole slaw and desserts. Public Notice ∫ Dirt, Gravel and Low Volume Roads Quality Assurance Board will be meeting 1 p.m. to discuss 2019 projects. The meeting will be held ...

MUSIC SCENE

Arts and Culture

FRIDAY ∫ Phil Reeder Solo Guitar playing acoustic eclectic 5:30 p.m., V.F.W. Post #1630, 1110 E. Water St., Lock Haven. ∫ Unncutt 10:30 p.m. to midnight, Lifting Little Lives Benefit, Susquehanna Motorcycle Club, 2855 Shakespeare Rd., Milton SATURDAY ∫ Phil Reeder Solo ...

Dear Annie: The five-year itch?

Community

Dear Annie: I’ve been with my significant other for five years. We’re each other’s “person.” I’m more comfortable with him than I’ve ever been with anyone else, but there’s a catch. We’ve noticed a trend: that I’m better at taking care of myself when he’s not around. ...