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Outdoor buildings, furniture offered at Nittany Woodcrafts

From Staff Reports LAMAR — If you are looking for handmade furniture and the like, Nittany Woodcrafts is the place to shop. Nittany Woodcrafts, located at 5284 Nittany Valley Drive in Mill Hall, has everything from sheds to beds. Everything is handcrafted and top quality. Inside the ...

Local dentist donates $5,000 for dental chair at new nursing facility

Local nonprofit Centre Care accepts a check for $5,000 from retired local dentist Frank Dankanich and Lynn R. Dankanich. The donation will be used to purchase a dental chair for the new Centre Care Health Center currently under construction on the Benner Pike. Additionally, State-College-based ...

Running into the next decade

AVIS —In the past, Walnut Street Christian School has hosted its annual tuition aid benefit auction to raise monies for the school’s scholarship fund. This fund is what helps make the school more affordable for families whose children wouldn’t be able to attend otherwise. This year, ...

Shop Co2 for a gift for your special lady

LOCK HAVEN — From designer handbags and wallets to necklaces, bracelets, watches and engagement rings. Co2 offers a wide variety of items to choose from for that special someone in your life. They have a large selection of scarves, frames, purses, fashion items, and a baby boutique. ...

Local Elks offer many community services, events

LOCK HAVEN – From a national level right down to Clinton County, Elks Lodge #182 is here to help serve the community. The local lodge, established in 1871, is involved in many initiatives that span the entire country and the local communities. The charitable arm of the Benevolent & ...

Mammy’s Donut Shop — a hidden gem in Rebersburg

REBERSBURG — There’s something about a small town bakery that has even more charm and appeal than its bigger city counterparts. Centre county has many shops that specialize in sweet treats and freshly baked breads, but there is one shop that sets itself apart from all the rest- Mammy’s ...

Rick Bowman begins new business venture

MILL HALL — Bowman Excavation Paving and Concrete was founded in June of 2019 by Rick Bowman of Mill Hall. Prior to starting this new business, Rick was the president of R.C. Bowman Inc. for 20 years. A family dispute left him with no job, so Rick took the traits that have helped ...

Mountainside has you covered for outdoor furniture

LOGANTON — Spring is almost here, and with it comes that irresistible urge to spend time outdoors, renovating your pool area, decorating your flower beds and gardens, or getting together with your friends and family for a picnic. At Mountainside Lawn Furniture on East Winter Road in ...

Marks’s Custom Meats — a family business adventure

By TAMMY COAKLEY For The Express HOWARD — It has been nearly 26 years since Mark and Kim Bair started what they call their “family business adventure.” They are the owners and operators of Mark’s Custom Meats LLC that is located at 4101 Nittany Valley Drive, Howard. The ...

Collision Center is certified by nine major insurance companies

LOCK HAVEN — Over two decades ago, Robert J. Rosemeier founded the 30,000 sq. ft. collision repair facility in Castanea, next to the Big Woods Bible Church. His vision was to treat auto body repair as a production process, rather than a traditional metal-bashing shop. This unique, ...

Eagle Ridge — A home away from home

MILL HALL — Here at Eagle Ridge and Eagle Valley Personal Care Homes we are dedicated to making you or your loved ones stay with us a pleasant experience. We have worked hard to create a homey and comfortable atmosphere. Our residents have described living at our facilities as “friendly” ...

Henry’s got what you’re looking for

MILLHEIM - Millheim Small Engine and Hardware is one of those places where people know that when they stop there, the store will probably have what they are looking for, and if they don’t, they can find it. Located along Route 45, just a few miles east of Millheim, Millheim Small Engine ...

Crystal Vision — eye care at discount prices

LOCK HAVEN —Crystal Vision Center is an optometric practice with two offices located in Williamsport and Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. Owned and operated by Dr. David A. Briggs, Crystal Vision Center provides private practice eye care at discount prices. The office accepts most forms of ...

Smith Furniture — Clinton County’s oldest furniture retailer

LOCK HAVEN —Smith Furniture is Clinton County’s oldest furniture retailer and reupholstering service, and they are family owned! They carry brand-name furniture for every room in your home, all at affordable prices. A large showroom is overflowing with quality furniture that will last ...

First Quality takes over where paper mill left off

From staff reports LOCK HAVEN — It was 20 years ago this October when the area was hit with a big economic announcement that, while totally not unexpected, still shocked the area. On Oct. 18, 2000, International Paper announced it would close its Lock Haven facility over the next year or ...

Business, arts groups hope to transform Masonic Temple

From Staff Reports LOCK HAVEN — It is said that people can do great things working together. It is in that spirit that various local groups representing business, the arts, civic institutions and government are collaborating to try to transform one of downtown Lock Haven’s most iconic ...

Jersey Shore schools — where curriculum and programs grow

By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com JERSEY SHORE — Jersey Shore Area School District is continuing its expansion of various projects and curriculum to foster a love of education and compassion toward others. ELEMENTARY All three elementary schools — Jersey Shore, Avis and ...

SV Rural Charter School celebrating 20th birthday

By AMBER MORRIS For The Express LOGANTON — This year marks an important birthday for the Sugar Valley Rural Charter School in Loganton, as the school celebrates its 20th year in providing quality education in a rural surrounding. Two decades isn’t too bad for a school that was once ...

The birds are singing for Jeff Bayliff as he celebrates 8 years in business

LOCK HAVEN — Hear the Birds Hearing Aid Center at 344 E. Church St. in Lock Haven is celebrating eight years of helping people hear better in our community and the surrounding area. Owner, Jeff Bayliff says, “I rejoice at how my efforts have grown. I give thanks for the progress that ...

Menu at Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs keeps growing

By LANA MUTHLER lmuthler@lockhaven.com MILL HALL — It’s not just ribs anymore. When Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs opened in September 2006, the talk of the town was Curt Candor’s signature barbecued ribs. The town’s still talking about the wonderful food made at the restaurant at 243 ...