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“They shall cast their silver in the streets, and their gold shall be removed: their silver and their gold shall not be able to deliver them in the day of the wrath of the LORD: they shall not satisfy their souls, neither fill their bowels: because it is the stumbling block of their ...

Dear Annie: Looking for more affordable skin care

Dear Annie: I’m in my 20s, and I just recently had a facial for the first time. I’ll admit I was skeptical about its potential benefits, but my skin has never felt smoother! I’d love to go back for regular monthly treatments, but facials are quite expensive, and I can’t afford to get ...

Bible digest

“Whoever digs a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolls a stone, it will return on him.” (Proverbs 26:27 AKJV) Don’t cause other people problems. It could come back to hurt you.

Notable Quotes

We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are. Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and start being excited of what could go right. - Tony Robbins

They represent you

- State Rep. Stephanie Borowicz (R-76), 570-748-5480; 18 E. Main St., Suite 2, Lock Haven. Email: sborowicz@pahousegop.com. - State Rep. Garth Everett (R-84), 570-546-2084, or email: geverett@pahousegop.com - State Rep. Kerry Benninghoff (R-171), 814-355-1300; ...

Dear Annie: More on tipping and on drinking and driving

Dear Annie: I saw the advice about tipping a hairdresser and the shampoo person. Thank you! What if your hairdresser also owns the salon? Does one tip the owner/stylist the same amount, 20 percent? — Salon-goer in North Carolina Dear Salon-goer: After the column about what to tip ...

Notable Quotes

We must give more in order to get more. It is the generous giving of ourselves that produces the generous harvest. — Orison Marden

Sunday firearms hunting in Pa.? No thanks

Pennsylvania’s long-standing ban on Sunday firearms hunting is in the crosshairs again — this time by a state Senate Committee that wants to repeal it and let the state Game Commission sort out the details. Ah, the details — there’s something amiss when a group of lawmakers decides to ...

Letters to our boys

(Editor’s Note: This is another installment of The Express’ “Letter to Our Boys,” written during World War II to let “our boys” know what was happening back in their home towns. The Express will bring the letters to you occasionally, thanks to the efforts of Fred and Anna Snyder, ...

Pregnancy is possible in women with ulcerative colitis A

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: I need some hope. My 24-year-old granddaughter, recently married, came down with ulcerative colitis. Right now, she is getting two Humira injections a month. She has lost so much weight and her diet is so limited. Do things normally get better? Will she ...

Personality shift after husband’s retirement

Dear Annie: Recently, my father-in-law retired. This has made my mother-in-law a different, not-so-kind person. She has always confided in me her worries about many different subjects, and I have always been honest but considerate of her very touchy emotions. However, since my father-in-law’s ...

Applause, Applause!

Many THANKS go to the folks at Flemington Church of Christ for their continuous generosity and graciousness in helping us provide gospel-based programs for the women of Clinton County. — Lock Haven Christian Women’s Club APPLAUSE to the Sons of Italy. The Friends of Ross Library cannot ...

Cow flatulence is not a global climate threat

By WILL COGGIN The Green New Deal recently introduced in Congress signals a new political focus on climate change. A document accompanying the proposal singled out several areas due for radical upheaval over the next 10 years to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. One of them, oddly, was ...

Bible digest

“But exhort one another daily, while it is called To day; lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin.” (Hebrews 3:13 AKJV) Sin can deceive and harden our hearts. We need to encourage each other to look to the Lord for help. “For to us was the gospel preached, as ...

Three months of Harry Swope

Oddly, we’re still learning about a lot of Lock Haven’s mayors. Not too long ago, we discovered a new one, Winfield Clawater. We’d never known about him before. We also have recently discovered that one of the portraits in City Hall may be mislabeled. There’s a portrait of a mayor, ...

Happenings from the Heisey

The annual meeting for members and the public will be held on Sunday, March 24 at 2 p.m. at the Poorman Gallery next door to the Heisey House Museum. After a brief business meeting which will include the annual report of activities past and future, financial report, and election of Board of ...

YOU HAVE THE POWER

Each Saturday, The Express community newspaper highlights people, groups and activities our readers deem worthy of applause. If you would like to make a nomination for our weekly Saturday morning round of “Applause” for someone or some group for doing something special, send your ...

Dear Annie: Life overload

Dear Annie: I pride myself on being an empathetic person. I’m known in my friend group and family as a person who “has it together” and is a comforting shoulder to lean on. I am also someone people can turn to at work to get things done and remain positive and professional. However, ...