December 8, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

WVHS Students Inducted into National Honor Society

At an evening ceremony held at the Wyalusing Valley High School’s Kenneth S. Williams Auditorium on Dec. 1, 12 WVHS students were inducted into the Forscht Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS).  More...

Wyalusing Borough Council Adopts Budget

With virtually no discussion, the Wyalusing Borough Council agreed unanimously to formally adopt the borough’s 2017 budget on Monday night.  More...

Washington Twp. Helps Buy New Police Car with Renewal of Contract

MESHOPPEN BOROUGH COUNCIL ADOPTS 2017 BUDGET

Meshoppen Borough Council voted to approve Washington Township’s four-year renewal for police protection, effective Jan. 1.  More...

Beaver Meadows

On Friday, Dianne Bennett visited her parents, Bob and Harriet Bowman in Sayre. On Saturday, Dianne took Iona Sheehan to visit with Gladys Place while Dean drove deer for their neighbors who were hunting. More...

LACEYVILLE LIBRARY

Thank you to Betty Hall, Judie Muench, Andi Thorn and Cindy Porter for making the soup for our December sale. The January sale will be the first Thursday of the new year, Jan. More...

Rep. Pickett Announces December Office Hours

With the end of the 2016 calendar year close, Rep. Tina Pickett recently reminded local residents about her satellite office schedule in Sullivan and Susquehanna counties.  More...

Work Continues on Oldest House

Harry Layaou, left, and Tom Laboranti, stonemasons working with Ganz Construction on the Oldest House, have begun rebuilding the foundation. More...

Visitors Bureau Photo Contest Winners Announced

The Endless Mountains Visitors Bureau has chosen the winners of its 2016 photo contest.  More...

Guthrie Receives Bronze Award From American Heart Association

Guthrie received the 2016 bronze level recognition in the American Heart Association’s (AHA) inaugural results of the Workplace Health Achievement Index.  The Index is a sciencebased and evidence-informed measurement that recognizes workpl More...

Little Meadows

The Memorial Service for Elwood Belknap started and ended with Ed Kaspriske sounding his railroad horns with five long toots, which railroaders know means calling one home to the Lord. More...

LeRoy Heritage Museum to Host Open House and Christmas Gift Sale

The LeRoy Heritage Museum will host its annual Christmas event on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. More...

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No 2017 Tax Increase in Wyalusing Township

The Wyalusing Township Supervisors announced Tuesday night that their proposed 2017 budget includes expenses of $602,375 and income of $616,500, leaving a budget surplus of $14,125.  The proposed budget will be available for public review until More...

Howard Hanna Opens Towanda Office

Howard Hanna Realty Pioneers officially opened its new Towanda branch office on the top floor of the Progress Authority Building at 1 Elizabeth Street on Nov. More...

WAEA Lends a ‘Helping Hand’

After presenting a check for nearly $4,000 for the Helping Hands Food Pantry last month, the Wyalusing Area Education Association (WAEA) was able to donate an additional $1,530 on Thursday, Dec. More...

Jenningsville

It has been mostly cloudy with very little sunshine this past week. Hopefully we will have a much brighter week. Ladies’ day out on Wednesday seemed to be the most exciting time to get a little shopping done for Christmas. More...

Commissioners Respond to Auditor General Report

The Bradford County Commissioners are disconcerted by a report publicly released by the Pennsylvania Auditor General on Tuesday that calls into question “vague spending guidelines, poor reporting requirements and lack of state oversight” More...

Bradford-Tioga Head Start Receives Donation

It’s the giving season, the time of the year when charitable giving increases dramatically.  More...

503 Reasons to Use Wood for Home Heating

Many of you and your neighbors listening.currently use wood for heatingShowyourrespect.homes. More...

Nimble

Ken Harvey and Nancy Comstock took two of Nancy’s grandsons, Corey and Johnny Comstock, to the Christmas in Our Hometown celebration in Tunkhannock on Saturday afternoon. More...

Joyce McClary Named to PA Care Council

On behalf of Governor Tom Wolf, the Pennsylvania Department of Aging announced appointments to the Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Council, a 35-member body charged with making recommendations on regulations, licensure, financing or any other responsibil More...

Forkston

The Forkston United Methodist Church has been beautifully decorated for the Christmas season by Rick and Dianne Lewis. Members of the Back Mountain Rod and Gun Club donated the wreaths on the exterior doors. More...

Dimock

Wednesday was Pearl Harbor Day. Some of us older folks remember the sudden shock of hearing that news on our radios. Where were you when the attack on Pearl Harbor changed your life and most of the lives in this country? More...

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