April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Benedict Honored at Award Dinner

Susquehanna County Sheriff Lance Benedict was the 2018 recipient of the Baden-Powell Council Boy Scouts of America (BSA) Distinguished Citizen Award at a dinner held in his honor on April 14 at Elk Lake High School. More...

Bradford County Hires New EMA Coordinator

Major changes are being made to Bradford County’s emergency services with ongoing efforts to construct a new public safety center in North Towanda and last week’s hiring of a new emergency management coordinator.  More...

WCC Renting Main Street Space for Gatherings

A PLACE TO HOLD YOUR EVENT IN WYALUSING

The Wyalusing Community Corporation (WCC) building on Main Street is a community resource, because it houses a facility that serves as many as 180 people in a catered banquet and 250 in an auditorium setting.   More...

Hampton Inn, Tunkhannock, Recipient of Award

Achieving excellence is challenging and maintaining it consistently, more so. The Hampton Inn by Hilton in Tunkhannock, under the ownership and management of Millett Hospitality Inc., has not rested on the laurels of past success. More...

Celebrate Earth Day: Help Kids Go Green

Raising eco-friendly children is less complicated than it once was. From very early ages, today's kids are exposed to environmental topics and how they can do their part to maintain and protect the planet's resources. More...

Hours Change for Veterans at Pickett’s Office

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Becki and Stephen Henning Jr. had the opportunity to visit with their newest niece, Autumn’s daughter, Aurora Johnson on Friday evening. Little Lilly enjoyed babysitting Aurora.  More...

BCTPA Says ‘Alexa’ Can Now Brief Visitors on Local Events

Web developer for the Bradford County Tourism Promotion Agency (BCTPA), Amy Brennan of Custom Geekery, demonstrates the latest source of BCTPA information with her Amazon Echo Dot. More...

BOARD MOVES FORWARD ON WEIGH STATION PURCHASE

Those with the popular Amazon Echo voice-activated device can now learn what events are going on in Bradford County simply by asking Alexa for a “Flash Briefing.”  For those who may be technologically challenged, it’s not as ha More...

National Day Of Prayer Event Scheduled

The 67th annual observance of the National Day of Prayer will take place on Thursday, May 3, and be observed locally on the steps of the Bradford County Courthouse in Towanda at noon. More...

GPS Approved for More Wyoming County Vehicles

On Tuesday, the Wyoming County Commissioners approved a measure they had previously addressed in a work session to have GPS units and monitors installed in vehicles used by the sheriff’s department, probation officers, Children & Youth Serv More...

Jenningsville

The change in temperatures on Friday and Saturday surely had folks excited about getting outside to start yard work clean-up and whatever else needed to be done. It was up to nearly 80 degrees. More...

Forkston

What a nice couple of days we had last week. And how unfortunate that some of us saw snow flurries on Sunday. Perhaps if we get through this week, the weather will continue to improve. More...

Dimock

Migrating ducks are stopping once more at Deb Nagle’s pond. A pair of buffleheads and a blue-winged teal have been there lately. The phoebes are back, too. More...

Beaver Meadows

Jeanne Yurgatis said the hunters education course held at the Tri County Sportsman’s Club in Silvara over the weekend had an attendance of 35 youngsters. More...

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