Around the Town


and Happy Belated Birthday to Ruth Lannan and Judy McMann who celebrated on Jan. 16.

Happy Belated Anniversary

to Tom and Sharon Doebler who celebrated on Jan. 17.

Quote of the Day

“Always stand on principle… even if you stand alone.”

— John Adams

Word of the Day

Arcanum — A deep secret; a mystery.

Free meal


Free meals, seven breakfast and seven lunches, are bundled weekly and available for pick up at multiple locations. The meals are available to any child in the community between ages 1 and 18 and is funded by the US Department of Agriculture. Meals can be picked up at the following locations on Tuesday, Jan. 19 or Thurdsay, Jan. 21 between 5 and 6 p.m.:

— Bucktail High School main entrance.

— Central Mountain High School bus loop entrance in parking lot “B”

— Robb Elementary main entrance

— Liberty Curtin Elementary cafeteria entrance

Food collection

As a celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr Day and in conjunction with the Biden Inauguration, there will be a collection of non-perishable food items on Jan. 16-18. Drop box sites are located at: Avenue 209, 209 Bellefonte Ave.; the Black’s front porch at 28 S. Summit St.; Lock Haven; Liberty Book Shop, 1 E. Park St.. Avis; The Knarr’s front porch, 807 Park Ave., Woolrich.

Spaghetti dinner and chicken

soup sale

The Bellefonte Knights of Columbus will hold a spaghetti dinner and chicken noodle soup sale on Jan. 25 from 4 to 7 p.m. or until sold out. The sale benefits the Knights and is available to-go only from their hall at 315 Stoney Batter, Bellefont behind the Dollar General. People can order a spaghetti and homemade meatballs, salad, garlic bread and a dessert for $9 per dinner. Quarts of the order’s chicken noodle soup will be $5.


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