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Memorial Day parades and events

Community

As usual, area municipalities and organizations have planned parades, services and ceremonies over Memorial Day weekend. The following events are planned. FRIDAY HOWARD — Memorial Ceremony at Bald Eagle State Park, Foster Sayers Monument, 149 Main Park Road, at 6 p.m. Sponsored by Howard ...

The role of occupational therapy in recovering from a stroke

Health

Stroke is the number one cause of adult disability in the U.S. and the fourth leading cause of death in Pennsylvania. If you have had a stroke, occupational therapy has more than likely been a critical aspect of your recovery. After a stroke, everyday activities can prove to be challenging. ...

CORRECTION

Local news

Greyson’s Grand Adventure, an event held on May 18 at the Centre Hall Lions Club, helped raise over $8,500 to support Angelman Syndrome. The event was coordinated by the family of Greyson Baker who has Angelman Syndrome. Information about the event published in a previous edition of The ...

‘Up the Crick’ grand opening Saturday

Community

JERSEY SHORE — A local handcrafted goods, wine and antiques business has just opened up Pine Creek, and a grand opening and ribbon cutting is planned Saturday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. “Up the Crick” has been open for a couple of weeks and is now ready to show everyone what it has to ...

Around the Town

Community

Good Day to Autumn Gavlock! Word of the Day Hypural — Situated beneath the tail. Quote of the Day “A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.” – Plato First Ward picnic The First Ward Picnic will be held on Sunday, June 9, at the Castanea Fire Co. grounds. ...

calendar of events

Community

TODAY ∫ CCC Camp S-87 (Cross Fork), 8 p.m., Ole Bull State Park amphitheater. TOMORROW ∫ “World War II revisited Living History Bivouac,” bivouac open to the public 10 a.m. till 4 p.m. Donation requested. Pennsylvania Military Museum, 51 Boal Ave., Boalsburg. Axis and Allied ...

Hydrogen peroxide is too harsh for at-home use in ears

Health

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: In a recent column, you said that using peroxide in the ear is a bad home remedy. Would you please expand on this subject? My children grew up with me using peroxide to clean excessive wax from their ears, and they now use the same remedy on my ...

Old Photo Album: Drocton Hill in Renovo

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED This postcard shows the entrance to Renovo from the east known as Drocton Hill. The name comes from the Drocton Land company that owned most of the mountain at East Renovo. The Drocton Land Company was made up of four people that joined together to form the company. Those ...

Central Mountain Middle School takes first in Junior Envirothon

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — This year’s winning Junior Envirothon Team was the “Tree Huggers” from Central Mountain Middle School, with team members Sophia Dressler, Caden Hanley, Seth Fronk, Nate Akeley and LilyAnn Gugino. Their advisor was Laurie Hendricks. The second place team was the ...

Police news – May 23

Police, court and fires

Man charged for dog attack LOCK HAVEN — A Lock Haven man was charged with harboring a dangerous dog on May 16. According to Lock Haven city police, a dog broke loose from an unlocked wooden fence and attacked the next door neighbor and their dog. The attack sent the victim to the ...

CACC holds opening reception for latest gallery

Arts and Culture

Partnership with Factory Works a success Dozens of art lovers from around the area came to The Station Gallery on Friday, May 17 to admire works by multiple artists from Clinton and Lycoming counties. Pieces ranged from sculptures to paintings, glass work to sketches, all curated by ...

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were received by the Clinton County Communications Center. TUESDAY ∫ At 9:58 a.m., the Dunnstown Fire Department responded to an odor in Woodward Avenue in Woodward Township. The call was cleared at 10:26 a.m. ∫ At 12:58 p.m., the Lock Haven Fire ...

Concert violists to perform in Sunday Afternoon Music Series

Arts and Culture

BELLEFONTE — Violists Ashley English Tobin and John Paul Tobin will be performing during the Sunday Afternoon Music Series at the Trinity United Methodist Church, 128 W. Howard St., Bellefonte, at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 26. Now based in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Violist Ashley English Tobin ...

Brinker unofficial winner in write-in campaign for LH mayor

Local news

From Staff Reports LOCK HAVEN — An unofficial count of write-in votes for two candidates seeking the Republican nomination for Lock Haven mayor in Tuesday’s primary election indicates Jeff Brinker has defeated Rick Conklin and will face Democrat Joel Long in the Nov. 5 General Election. ...

Centre County’s new voting machines get good grades

Local news

BELLEFONTE — Centre County rolled out its new election machines on primary Election Day. The machines were used in all 91 county precincts on Tuesday. Things went off without a hitch, according to Joyce McKinley, Director of Elections and Voter Registration. “It went exceptionally ...

Two incumbents lose seats on JS School Board

Local news

JERSEY SHORE — In the Jersey Shore Area School District, unofficial voting results show two incumbents will not be moving on to the general election this fall. One of the main issues in the district is the closing of schools, which all the newcomers came out against using that as a ...

Exarchos punches ticket for November

Local news

BELLEFONTE — The races are set. In the race for Centre County commissioner, all three incumbents advanced. Democrats Mark Higgins and Michael Pipe ran unopposed. They’ll be joined on the November ballot by fellow commissioner Steve Dershem. Chris Exarchos punched his ticket for November. ...

Sugar Valley decked out in red, white and blue

Local news

By AMBER MORRIS For The Express LOGANTON — Loganton will be in all of its small-town American glory this coming three-day weekend, when Sugar Valley once again celebrates both Community and Country along with the rest of the Nation, honoring our fallen service men and women who died while ...