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Steve Stevenson named to Municipal League board

HARRISBURG— Easton Mayor Salvatore J. Panto, Jr. was elected President of The Pennsylvania Municipal League during the association’s Annual Business Meeting held in conjunction with The League 119th Annual Summit at the Pittsburgh Marriott North and RLA Learning and Conference Center in ...

Around the Town

GOOD DAY to Helen Stauffer Quote of the Day “Hate is a lack of imagination.” — Graham Greene Word of the Day Reticulation — Resembling a net, a network. Pulled pork dinner at Sugar Valley Fire Hall A pulled pork dinner will be held on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the ...

LHU students donate to Cancer Center

Communications studies students from Lock Haven University recently donated care packages full of comfort items for patients at the Cancer Center at UPMC Susquehanna Divine Providence. Pictured from left are Laurie King, patient navigator, UPMC Susquehanna; Lock Haven University students Mary ...

Hanna recognizes Keystone Little League state championship teams

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Mike Hanna, D-Clinton/Centre, was joined recently in the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives by two local state champion Keystone Little League teams. Speaking before his fellow lawmakers on the House floor, Hanna praised the Keystone Little League 8-10 Year ...

YAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Lock Haven University recently held its second Yappy Hour dog walk and social on Tuesday, Oct. 30. The specially themed “Yappy Halloween” event featured a dog costume contest judged by Clinton County Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) Board President Mary Jo Williamson. ...

Centre Foundation awards $100,000 grant to Discovery Space

STATE COLLEGE —Centre Foundation awarded this year’s $100,000 Centre Inspires grant to Discovery Space for their proposal to develop Centre Makes. This community workshop will connect multiple generations, hobbyists, and entrepreneurs to the skills and equipment they need to create new ...

Time to sign up for ‘Operation Christmas’

AVIS — The Pine Creek Township Police Department will be accepting families for the “Operation Christmas” program, a help fund designed to provide Christmas gifts to families in need in Avis borough, Dunnstable, Wayne and Pine Creek township areas. Residents of the community who did ...

LOCAL BRIEFS

Learn more about World War I on Sunday LOCK HAVEN — The final Historical Society program on WWI will be this Sunday, Nov. 11, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Poorman Gallery at 352 E. Water St., Lock Haven. You will be able to view the War To End All Wars through vintage photos of this ...

Old photo album

Planting of a Washington elm Lucy Fullmer and Dick Darson plant a Washington elm on Lock Haven University’s campus. The photo was taken when the university was called Lock Haven Teacher’s College in the early 1900s. We are unsure of the exact date the photo was taken. Anyone who has more ...

Dear Annie

Dear Annie: I started to gradually notice changes in my friendship with “Marla” while I was having marital trouble. During this time, I had a lot of support from close friends and family. Because Marla and I were extremely close, I was disappointed she wasn’t there for me. Marla started ...

To Your Good Health

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: I’m a 74-year-old male. I take Zocor, flecainide and a baby aspirin each day. For the past year, whenever I bump either arm, I get a large blood bruise that lasts for about a week or two. I don’t even remember some of the bumps. Is there something ...

Around the Town

GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Jerry Barzona Quote of the Day “The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt Word of the Day Exoteric — Popular or commonplace. Veterans Day celebration at SVRC The Sugar Valley Rural ...

Holly Mart this weekend at LH Catholic

It’s time to start thinking about the holidays and Holy Spirit Parish’s Christmas Bazaar is just the place to begin looking for gifts for people on your Christmas list. Called the Holly Mart, the event will be held this weekend — Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 ...

Kiwanis Club of BENV Fulfills Eliminate Pledge

Mill Hall – WE DID IT! That was the cheer raised by the Kiwanis Club of Bald Eagle and Nittany Valleys at its annual Oktoberfest social event held on Oct. 23, 2018. In addition to enjoying German style food, beverages, and music, club members celebrated fulfillment of a Model Club ...

JS Senior High names students of the month

PHOTO PROVIDED Jersey Shore Senior High School’s students of the month for October are, from left, Olivia Snook, ninth grade; Skuyler Geary, 11th grade; Hailey Meixel, 12th grade, and Robert Parker, 10th grade. These students display value for everyone and everything, take individual ...

AAUW Lock Haven awards Inaugural Scholarship for Study Abroad

LOCK HAVEN — On June 10, 2018, AAUW Lock Haven awarded its inaugural Scholarship for Study Abroad to Claire Milliken, a junior at Lock Haven University who is now studying in Brussels, Belgium. Milliken is planning to graduate in spring 2019 with a BA in International Studies and an ...

Renovo Rotary gives dictionaries to third graders

Members of the Renovo Rotary Club visited the third grade classes at Renovo Elementary on Sept. 17 to give each student his or her own personal dictionary. Students were very appreciative to receive these books. Each book had a label inside with their name inside the book. The Renovo Rotary ...

RSVP awards recognize 20 plus year members

PHOTO PROVIDED At its 33rd Annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon, the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) recognized two volunteers with 20 year service awards. Shown here are awardees Shirley Stump, left front, and Eleanor Tyson, right front. Presenting the Awards, from rear left, ...

30 plus year RSVP members recognized

PHOTO PROVIDED At its recent Volunteer Recognition Luncheon, the Retired Senior and Volunteer Program (RSVP) announced the recipients of 30 and more years of service awards. Recipients were Mary Crater, left front, and Richard Wolf, right front. Presenting the awards were, from back left, ...

Penns Valley November students of the month announced

PHOTOS PROVIDED The State College Elks Lodge #1600 are pleased to announce the selection of Caroline F. Collison, at left and Maximilian D. Engle, at right, as November 2018-2019 Students of the Month at the Penns Valley Area High School. Ms. Collison, daughter of Dr. Craig and Michelle ...