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GOOD DAY ... to Sue Lunger of Jersey Shore Word of the Day Xanthometer —instrument for measuring colour of sea or lake water. Quote of the Day “Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.” — John F. Kennedy Model Railroad Club open house Sunday Clinton Central ...

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Nov. 29 - 16th Annual Stocking Stuffer preview party at the Centre Furnace Mansion, 1001 E. College Ave., State College, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. RSVP required, call 814-234-4779. Nov. 30 - Opening reception for Clinton County Arts Council members holiday show and sale, 6-9 p.m., The Station ...

College Republicans gather, donate food for Thanksgiving

LOCK HAVEN - Partnering with Weis Markets, Lock Haven University College Republicans purchased and packed all of the fare needed for a successful Thanksgiving dinner and then delivered it to several local families. Food items included turkey, stuffing, vegetables and noodles and were donated ...

Local briefs

Rabbi to speak tonight on Pittsburgh shootings LOCK HAVEN — Tonight at 7 p.m. Rabbi Yaakov Menken will give a talk at the LHU PUB Multipurpose Room on “The Pittsburgh Shooting and the Politicization of Anti-Semitism.” Menken is the managing director of the Coalition for Jewish ...

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Today, Nov. 27 - LHU to host Rabbi Yaakov Menken for a talk, “The Pittsburgh Shooting and the Politicization of Anti-Semitism,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27 in the Parsons Union Building Multipurpose Room, on the campus of LHU. Menken is the managing director of the Coalition for Jewish ...

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GOOD DAY ... to Stephanie Helsel of Jersey Shore. Quote of the Day “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” — David Brinkley Word of the Day Zetetic — proceeding by inquiry; a search or investigation St. John ...

Renovo American Legion donates to Bucktail Booster Club

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS The Sons of the American Legion Post 442 of Renovo presented two checks to Bucktail Booster Club President Frank Sutliff one for both the boys and girls varsity basketball programs for their upcoming seasons. New boys head coach Gene Bruno said that since the ...

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GOOD DAY to Darren Muthler Word of the day Xenoglossia - person’s knowledge of a language never studied Quote of the day “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” — Eleanor Roosevelt Pa. Happy Travelers Christmas party Members and ...

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Nov. 27 r LHU to host Rabbi Yaakov Menken for a talk, “The Pittsburgh Shooting and the Politicization of Anti-Semitism,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27 in the Parsons Union Building Multipurpose Room, on the campus of LHU. Menken is the managing director of the Coalition for Jewish Values, ...

Jersey Shore scouts hike their way to merit badge

JERSEY SHORE — Several scouts (and a few leaders) from Jersey Shore’s Troop 115 put on their hiking boots over the past several months to explore the trails and pathways of central Pennsylvania. The purpose was to complete several hikes in order to fulfill their hiking merit badge ...

RENUNION

NOV. 28 — LHHS and ICHS Class of 1955 lunch, noon, Dutch Haven. DEC. 4 — LHHS and ICHS Classes of 1951 monthly breakfast get-together, 9 a.m., Restless Oaks. DEC. 4 — BEN Class of 1957 Christmas dinner, 5:30 p.m., Creekside Restaurant. Bring a $10 gift for either a male or ...

Old photo album

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Swimming at Mill Hall bridge With all this cold weather it’s nice to think back to when it was warm and sunny. Pictured are a group of kids taking a dip in Bald Eagle Creek near the Mill Hall bridge. We’re unsure of which bridge is pictured or when the photo was taken. ...

MEETING NEXT WEEK

Monday — Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m. Bald Eagle Township Supervisors, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday — Centre County Commissioners, 10 a.m. Mill Hall Borough Council, 7 p.m. Bellefonte Borough Council, 7 p.m. Thursday — Clinton County Commissioners, 10 a.m.

The Spanish Flu Epidemic

We’ve had a lot of anniversaries in 2018. February was a hundred years since the 1918 Ice Flood, and this summer was a hundred years since the beginning of the moving of Great Island Cemetery. It’s been a hundred years since World War I. And there’s one I haven’t written about yet: The ...

BLOOD DRIVES

Nov. 28 & 29 —Lock Haven University Rec Center, 12 to 6 p.m.

SENIOR CENTER MENUS

Bread available daily Monday — Chicken pot pie, pot pie squares and gravy, mixed vegetables and fresh orange, whole grain bread Tuesday — Franks and beans, molasses baked beans, carrots and cauliflower, macaroni salad Wednesday — Turkey teriyaki meatballs, broccoli, brown rice, ...

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GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Faith Brickley on Sunday, Nov. 25. Word of the Day Audiophile —one who loves accurately reproduced recorded sound. Quote of the Day “When I dare to be powerful – to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less ...

Bellefonte Class of 2022 holding shoe drive

BELLEFONTE — Bellefonte Area High School’s Class of 2022 needs your shoes. Do you have any unworn or gently-worn shoes just sitting in a shoebox or closet somewhere, collecting dust? Well, you can donate them and help the Class of 2022 along the way. Shoes are being collected through ...

Calendar of Events

Tomorrow, Nov. 24 - Spanish Club Annual Fall Craft and Gift Fair, Bald Eagle Area Middle/Senior High School, 751 S. Eagle Valley Rd. (Rt. 150), Wingate, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Over 100 vendors. Admission is free. Food concessions by the Student Government. There will also be a door prize ...

Sister is not the same

Dear Annie: Nearly a year ago, my sister was in a devastating accident. She had been drinking heavily. Thank goodness, no one else was involved. She has a massive brain injury and will never be the same. Throughout the years, we used to discuss the idea of living in such a condition. She and I ...