Around the Town


and Happy 17th Birthday to Colton Bowmaster, of McElhattan.

Quote of the Day

“You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in your imagination.”

— Roman Payne

Word of the Day

Assiduity — Constant or close application or effort; diligence; industry.

Free books in Triangle Park

Books in the Triangle Park Little Library early this week included “The Associate,” “Rogue Lawyer” and “The Confession,” all by John Grisham, and for kids, lots of choices including “Green Wilma” and “Baseball’s Best: Five True Stories.” The Rotary Club of Downtown Lock Haven sponsors the Little Libraries, and reminds us to use COVID-19 precautions as we take a book, leave a book, or both.

Memorial Day parade canceled

Beech Creek Mayor Melvin Coakley has announced that the annual Beech Creek Memorial Day Parade has been canceled this year due to the coronavirus.

Pine Creek Twp. extends tax deadline

The Pine Creek Township supervisors have extended the due date for real estate taxes. Residents who pay their tax by Aug. 31, 2020 will be prescribed a 2 percent discount. All others must pay their tax by Dec. 31, 2020. No late fees or penalties will be included in the payment for this year.

Open office hours

Penn State SBDC will be available for open hours on Wednesdays from 1-2 p.m. Attend to ask a business consultant your most pressing questions regarding disaster relief assistance resources. No appointment required! Simply sign in here to get the log-in information: https://psu.zoom.us/meeting/register/vJYtc-6vpz0iOayIOFmICESqkFXkE8TL3A or https://sbdc.psu.edu/events/open-office-hours-3/


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