May 16, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

LeRoy Heritage Museum Opens Season On May 18 with Civil War Encampment

The LeRoy Heritage Museum announces the opening of its 2013 season with a Civil War Encampment on Saturday, May 18, at the community grounds on Mill Street in LeRoy. More...

New Prince Hotel Offers Unexpected Sophistication

Folks visiting Tunkhannock and the surrounding area probably expect local hotels to be clean, spacious, and have good amenities, including restaurants. More...

Bradford and Wyoming County Homeowners may Be Eligible for a USDA Rural Development Grant

In an effort to continue to build stronger communities, USDA Rural Development is announcing that local residents may be eligible for the 504 Loan and Grant Home Repair program. More...

Jenningsville

Wow, going into church on Sunday morning at 8 a.m. it was a bit chilly. We had a frost on Tuesday morning, which is not uncommon. More...

Dimock

Theresa and Gary Parker were surprised to see a Great Egret on their pond last week. Dave Andre came down to see it and confirmed that it really was a Great Egret, a very rare sighting in this area. More...

Post-Concussion Support Group to Meet May 19

The Post-Concussion support group for athletes and their families will hold its next meeting on Sunday, May 19. More...

Forkston

I hope everyone enjoyed Mother’s Day. The sun was a welcome sight but it certainly cooled off in the afternoon. More...

Beaver Meadows

Janet Caswell of Elmira and Karen Bond enjoyed Mother’s Day dinner with Bob and Joan Caswell at Wyalusing. Brian Trible of Irish Hill visited his dad and mom on Monday and had dinner with them. More...

LACEYVILLE LIBRARY

Our newest acquisitions include: “Whiskey Beach” by Nora Roberts; “I Heart Bloomberg” by Melody Carlson; “Love on a Dime” by Cara Lynn James; “Goodbye to Yesterday” by Wanda E. More...

Susquehanna Commissioners Seek Gas Royalty Clarification

The Susquehanna County Commissioners passed Resolution 2013-05 at their regular May 8 meeting, which in essence asks the Pennsylvania state legislature to clarify the Guaranteed Minimum Royalty Act as to not allow post-production costs to be deducted More...

Sewers, Roads Discussed in Mehoopany Twp.

The Mehoopany Township Supervisors met for their regular monthly meeting last Wednesday evening. More...

Prison Garden Growing as Population Shrinks

The garden project is underway at the Bradford County Correctional Facility, and prison population was down slightly as of the May 9 meeting of the prison board. More...

Spring Hill

Spring has sprung on Spring Hill. The flowering trees so pretty, lots of fishermen on Browning’s Pond, Ty Cobb’s newlyplowed fields all looking beautiful. More...

Silvara

Where, oh where, did our Spring go? Why, oh why, did it sleet, hail, and snow? They, my friends, are the questions we have all been asking. More...

Laceyville

Gladys Place attended the Skinners Eddy United Methodist Church’s Mother and Daughter banquet Saturday night with her daughter, Kathy Watkins, great-granddaughter, Star Segers and daughter-in-law, Charlotte Place. More...

Wyalusing

Residents at Park Place received a special treat last Wednesday as the children from Lori’s Bigger Dream Daycare (formerly Parsons’ Daycare) visited and sang songs for them. They were quite entertaining and so much fun to watch. More...

Nimble

Several of the Tunkhannock Area Middle School eighth graders from our area enjoyed their school field trip to Washington, DC this past week. More...

Camptown

Thanks to the Camptown Civic Club, the town is bedecked with flowering pear trees, so pretty mixed with all the pink and red blooms. Everyone feeling better with our lovely spring weather. More...

Terrytown

We were saddened to hear that Rosie Smith had lost her battle with cancer. To her husband, Bill and all the family, our deepest sympathy. Remembering her active years with the ambulance and with the Wyalusing Fire Company. More...

Evergreen

Lamar and Rose Kipp returned from a cruise on Saturday, and on Sunday took Martine Kipp to the Moxie church and then to the Wyalusing Hotel for dinner. Pastor and Mrs. Fox called on Martine on Thursday. More...

Rushville

Happy birthday to Miriam VanWinkle, who celebrates today. Happy anniversary to Bob and Mary Curley, who also celebrate today. More...

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