November 15, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

Veterans Treated at Stevensville Restaurant

A six-year tradition of treating area veterans to a free Veterans’ Day luncheon at Stevensville’s Ernie’s Restaurant and Lounge (formerly Frank & Mary’s) continued on Monday, Nov. More...

Couple Faces Multiple Felony Charges

William Harvey, Jr., 29, of Scranton, and Krystal Smith, 24, of Tunkhannock, are facing multiple counts of forgery, theft and related offenses for a series of acts that are said to have taken place last month. More...

SCCD and Penn State Hold Joint Celebration

The Susquehanna County Conservation District (SCCD) and Penn State Extension recently held a joint celebration on Oct. 10 at the Montrose Bible Conference’s Dreyer Lodge Tea Room. More...

WVHS Dance Team to Perform in Macy’s Parade

The Wyalusing Valley High School Dance Team, consisting of Nicole Brace, Telysa Westbrook and Gerrica Clouse and their coach, Mrs. More...

Endless Music Welcomes New Instructor

Endless Music in Tunkhannock welcomes Charles Russello to their team of professional lesson instructors. Mr. Russello has been an area guitarist/instructor for 25 years. More...

Commissioners Looking for New Planner in Wyoming Co.

With the planned retirement of long-time Wyoming County Planner Paul Weilage early in 2013, the Wyoming County Commissioners noted Tuesday at their regular bi-monthly meeting that they will be advertising for a new planner. More...

Meshoppen Man Charged

Jesse Conroy, 30, of Sherwood Road, Meshoppen, has been charged with DUI and assault charges following two incidents last month. More...

Slide Repair Project Continues on Rte. 87

Construction under a $1,842,000 slide repair project along a section of Route 87 in Colley Township, Sullivan County is progressing. The contractor is currently working on the relocation of the North Branch Mehoopany Creek. More...

IRS Warns Consumers of Possible Scams Relating to Hurricane Sandy

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued a consumer alert about possible scams taking place in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. More...

Financial Help May be Available For Sewer or Water Connections

Local residents may be eligible for USDA Rural Development’s 504 Loan and Grant home repair program for water or sewer hookup connections. More...

Investigation Continuing into Lake Winola Shooting Death

An investigation is ongoing into the cause of the shooting death last week of Brian P. Williams, 42, of SR307 Factoryville (Lake Winola). More...

Wyalusing Township Ending Route 6 Parking

At the monthly Wyalusing Township meeting held on Nov. More...

GWCC Slates Gingerbread Decorating Contest

The Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a gingerbread decorating contest again this year. The categories are elementary students, high school students and adults. Houses from groups are also welcome. More...

Wyalusing Troop 8 Boy Scouts Hosted by Rainbow Club

Members of the Wyalusing Rainbow Club hosted a dinner Monday evening, Nov. 12, for members of Wyalusing Troop 8 Boy Scouts and their families. The event took place at the Tuscarora Wayne Community Room on Main Street. More...

‘A Little Night Music’ to Feature 2004 WVHS Chorus President

The Wyalusing Valley High School (WVHS) Senior Chorus program, “A Little Night Music,” which is slated for Saturday, Nov. 17, at 7:30 p.m., will feature a performance by Matt Roehrig, 2004 graduate and former president of the group. More...

Stevens Township Receives ‘Act 13’ Funds

At their November meeting, the Stevens Township Supervisors voted unanimously to open a special Money Market account for the municipality’s Impact Fee payment. Secretary-Treasurer Brenda Ferguson said that the $236,756 check arrived on Nov. More...

Abate Cited as SU Scholar

Sarah-Jane Abate of Montrose is among more than 180 students recently honored as University Scholars at Susquehanna University. More...

Musicians Win Seats

The Northern Tier Symphony welcomes its newest players who recently won seats in the orchestra by audition: Emily Petokas (Tunkhannock), Oboe; Anthony Fortuna (Scranton), English Horn; Hakan Tayga- Hromek (Binghamton NY), Principal Cello; Dana Huyge More...

Trivia Night at Herrick Township Volunteer Fire Company Deemed a Success

The Herrick Township Volunteer Fire Company held its first annual Trivia Night on Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Herrickville Fire Hall. More...

Forgery Charges Filed

Levi McDermott, 21, of Tunkhannock, has been charged with theft, criminal attempt to commit theft, and forgery in a case that is said to have stemmed from actions he allegedly took between Oct. 30 and 31. More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Flora, Russ and I had the pleasure of attending the 10- year anniversary banquet of the Community Foundation for the Twin Tiers last Thursday evening at the Towanda Country Club. More...

Good Behavior Program at Wyalusing Elementary finds Continued Success

The Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) program moves forward into its second year at the Wyalusing Valley Elementary School (WVES). More...

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