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and Happy 69th Anniversary to Gerald and Audre Packer, of Beech Creek

Happy Birthday

to Billy Sellers, of Flemington

Quote of the Day

“There is a Fountain of Youth: It is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.”

— Sophia Loren

Word of the Day

Oleaginous — Resembling or having the properties of oil.

Ross Library remains closed

The Ross Library, Friendship Community Library and Renovo Area Library will remain closed until April 6. This is a directive from the State Library due to the Coronavirus.

Post offices remain open

The post offices are remaining open in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Employees are taking precautions including wearing masks however are eager to help you purchase stamps or help with any other postal matters. As always those waiting in line should practice social distancing.

Practice social distancing

Remember to practice social distancing in the coming days to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus. When out and about try and keep a six foot distance between you and other people and cough or sneeze in your arm. Also make sure you’re washing your hand frequently with soap and water for 20 seconds. But mostly importantly, stay home as much as possible!

Songs to sing

Tired of singing the same old “Happy Birthday” song every time you wash your hands? Here are a few songs with choruses that you can sing instead to make the 20 seconds fly by:

“The Sound of Music” from The Sound of Music sound track

“Stayin’ Alive” by The BeeGees

“Toxic” by Britney Spears

“Livin’ On a Prayer” by Bon Jovi

“Truth Hurts” by Lizzo

“Jolene” by Dolly Parton


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