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TOP CONCERTS FRIDAY r “Rockin’ Road to Dublin” 7:30 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport 570-326-2424 or 800-432-9382. www.caclive.com MAY 11 r The Machine performs Pink Floyd 8 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College, ...

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday

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­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com SUPER TROOPERS 2 (R) - 7:00 & 9:00 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs TRUTH OR DARE (PG-13) - 7:00 & 9:00 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 ...

Williamsport Symphony to paint ‘Musical Pictures’

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WILLIAMSPORT — The Williamsport Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Gerardo Edelstein, presents its season finale concert, “Musical Pictures,” Tuesday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St. The program features pianist Francisco Montero ...

‘Come to the Cabaret’ May 20

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WILLIAMSPORT — “Cabaret” will come to the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., for a performance Sunday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m. Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where The Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and leave ...

Whether to unfriend a negative person

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Dear Annie: I reconnected with an old male schoolmate of mine, and we became friends. We would talk occasionally and send emails to each other. My husband passed away some time ago. This man is divorced. We have not visited with each other and live in different cities. At first, I enjoyed ...

Watch-and-wait policy for hernia has reader concerned

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DEAR DR. ROACH: I am an 84-year-old female with a protruding stomach bulge. My surgeon confirmed that it’s a hernia, which I got while taking care of my handicapped husband (who recently passed away). Since I had two abdominal surgeries two years ago, he does not want to do surgery again. ...

Old photo album

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EXPRESS ARCHIVES Rotary’s 1990 Citizens of the Year Dr. David Ulmer and wife Anne Ulmer receive the 1990 Citizens of the Year Award from the Rotary Club of Lock Haven. Dr. Ulmer taught at Lock Haven State Teachers College, now Lock Haven University, and was a member of the Rotary club. ...

Calendar of events

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TODAY r AAUW Annual Used Book Sale, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., East Campus Gym, West Main Street, Lock Haven, proceeds to fund scholarships for qualifying Clinton County women students. r Fashionable Fundraiser for HELP for Pets in Lock Haven, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Talbot’s, 2350 E. Third St., ...

Rick Mason photo exhibit opens

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WILLIAMSPORT — “Working,” a collection of photographs by Rick Mason of Williamsport, is on view at Gallery 425. An opening event is planned Friday at 6 p.m. Mason’s black-and-white photographs show “ordinary and out-of-the-ordinary jobs done by extraordinary people.” Mason is an ...

Hundreds of acres burning in Centre Country

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Upward of 16 fire companies were battling a large wildfire in Burnside Township, Centre County, Tuesday evening and most of Wednesday. Flames spread across farmland and mountains near Yost Ridge Road, south of Keating and west of Renovo. As firefighters in the region battle wildfires due to ...

Ross plans summer activities

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LOCK HAVEN — As the weather warms up, the Ross Library has programs planned to keep people active and entertained. On May 7, the library will work on crafts, with the “May Flowers” event. Participants will be shown how to make decorative “paper glass” flowers out of paper products ...

Senator: Tax reform good for business

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LOCK HAVEN — Fourteen local business owners and private industry executives met with U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) Tuesday afternoon in the Lock Haven Best Western to talk about how the federal government can support local industry and economy. Mike Flanagan, chief executive officer of the ...

Police news — Wednesday, May 2

Police, court and fires

Criminal trespass LOCK HAVEN — An act of criminal trespass occurred between April 29 and 30, Woodward Township police said. A suspect entered a private property and erected an eight foot wooden cross in the victim’s lawn, police said. Drug possession alleged HUBLERSBURG — State ...

Penn College students’ cakes place in Atlantic Bakery Expo

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WILLIAMSPORT — Two Pennsylvania College of Technology students finished in the top three in their category during the 2018 Cake Extravaganza at the Atlantic Bakery Expo in Atlantic City. Jacqueline R. Dull, a baking and pastry arts student from Mohnton, received first place in the student ...

Agreement: Police will help in Castanea

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MILL HALL — Mill Hall Borough has signed an agreement to provide police service to Castanea Township. Mill Hall Borough Council approved the joint municipal agreement April 24 and has since sent a signed copy to Castanea. The agreement states that the borough’s police department, under ...

Cinco de Mayo American-style

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It cannot be denied that we Americans love a reason to party. The celebration of Cinco de Mayo is just such a reason. This weekend some of us will get our Mexican fiesta on, indulging in cuisine known for its delectably robust flavors - foods that have become national favorites. Whether you ...

New member takes borough council seat

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MILL HALL — Brandon Irvin has joined Mill Hall Borough Council. Council members voted Tuesday, April 24 to appoint him to a vacant seat. Roland E. Weaver resigned from council in March, citing frustration over some of his fellow council members’ attitudes about operational costs and the ...

Happy Travelers want trip ideas

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LOCK HAVEN – The Pennsylvania Happy Travelers Club invites everyone to bring suggestions for trips in 2019 to the group’s monthly meeting, set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 10, in the first-floor conference room of the Haven Skilled Rehabilitation and Nursing Facility, 24 Cree Drive. At ...

Chamber of Commerce to celebrate 80 years

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BELLEFONTE — Eighty years of helping the growth of small and big businesses, along with nonprofits, is quite a big benchmark, one that the Bellefonte Intervalley Area Chamber of Commerce (BIACC) is proud to celebrate this month. At their Tuesday, May 1 meeting, the Centre County Board of ...

Elks welcomes new officers

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PHOTO PROVIDED New officers for the 2018-19 year for the BPO Elks No. 182 of Lock Haven were installed April 3 and include, from left, Inner Guard Carol Confer, Leading Knight Marissa Barnhart, Loyal Knight Andrew Cummings, Esquire Sherri Walison, “Tiler” Scott Shoemaker, trustee Joan ...