August 8, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

Cyclist Injured

A Towanda man was seriously injured in Wysox Township on Friday evening, when the motorcycle that he was operating crashed into the rear of a car on Route 6 at about 10:20 p.m. More...

Area Roadwork Scheduled

Route 6 Microsurfacing Project Beginning Aug. 8, PennDOT contractor Vestal Asphalt, Inc. will start a microsurfacing project on Route 6 in Bradford County. Work will take place on two separate sections. More...

RPH Earns Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital received full Chest Pain Center accreditation with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention) from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. More...

Miscellaneous Deductions Result in Tax Reductions

If you itemize deductions on your tax return, you may be able to deduct certain miscellaneous expenses. You may benefit from this because a tax deduction normally reduces your federal income tax. More...

Prevent Tooth Decay with the Benefits of Fluoridation

Without limitations on who it can affect, tooth decay remains one of the most prevalent, yet preventable diseases in our nation. More...

Sara Millard Authors Book

Knowledge is one of the gifts of the Holy Spirit. There are answers for all who diligently search within the Word of God, and author Sara M. More...

2014 OYW Finalists Hike on the Loyalsock Trail

The Loyalsock Trail, known to local Sullivan Country residents as “The Haystacks”, is a hiking trail that is located just south of Dushore. More...

Free Breast Screening Services at Memorial Hospital for Those Who Qualify

Maternal and Family Health Services, in partnership with the Twin Tiers affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the Avon Foundation for Women Breast Care Fund is proud to announce free breast screenings and mammograms for those who qualify. More...

Pickett Announces Satellite Office Schedule for August

To serve the residents of Sullivan and Susquehanna counties and make it easier to access state services, Rep. Tina Pickett (RBradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna) has announced the August schedule for offices in Sullivan and Susquehanna counties. More...

Troy Fair Vegetable-Herb Winners Announced

The Troy Fair Board and the Bradford County Master Gardeners are proud to announce the winners of the vegetable / herb exhibits for the 138th Troy Fair. More...

Gas Line Breaks Near Towanda

A gas line rupture in the area of Sugar Creek Road west of Towanda on Monday evening drew quick response from local firefighters and the company that owns the transmission line. More...

Wyalusing Council Affirms Another Step Toward Housing Development

The Wyalusing Borough Council voted Monday night to affirm a decision recently reached by the Wyalusing Planning Commission—that the proposed Wyalusing Meadows housing development is in compliance with borough ordinances— and therefore ga More...

Natishak Promoted to Senior Associate at TW

Tuscarora Wayne Insurance Company, Wyalusing, announces the promotion of Kari M. Natishak to the position of Senior Associate. Ms. Natishak graduated from Mansfield University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. More...

Supervisors Note Recent Tragedy in Monroe County

Based on the agenda alone, the Tuesday evening meeting of the Wyalusing Township Supervisors offered fairly mundane business items to be discussed. But the monthly board meeting started on a somber tone. More...

Mt. Pisgah Sets Swimming Pool End of Season Date

Mt. Pisgah State Park’s swimming pool, snack bar and boat concessions will be closed for the season beginning Monday, Aug. 19. They are currently open daily, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., weather permitting, except for Saturday, Aug. More...

PennDOT Outlines Replacement Of Route 87 Mehoopany Bridge

By next summer, the center of Mehoopany should have a thoroughly new and modern look as contractors working with PennDOT District 4 near completion of a $3.29 million bridge across Mehoopany Creek. More...

Sugar Run Couple Renews Vows for 40th Anniversary

Ronald Ross, son of the late William and Edna Ross of Hollenback, and Ree Ann Hardic, daughter of the late Benton and Alice Hardic of Wyalusing, exchanged vows on July 21, 1973. More...

Bennett

BIRTHS

Steve and Laura (Stitt) Bennett of Ellicott City, MD are pleased to announce the birth of a son, Jacob Miles Bennett on July 31, 2013. Jacob was born at Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, MD at 2:12 p.m. He weighed in at 10 lbs., 2 oz. More...

New Albany Landmark Demolished

Generations of New Albany residents ate a meal or grabbed a cup of coffee at the Shady Nook Restaurant. On Monday, Aug. More...

LACEYVILLE LIBRARY

In last week’s Laceyville Library column, Alice Hagendorf ’s name was inadvertently left out of those being thanked for all their help and volunteering for Community Day and at the library. We apologize for this error. More...

Contest Calls for Susquehanna Snapshots and Stories

With walking trails, boating areas, fishing spots, riverside parks, and over 70 historic river towns, there is enough along the Susquehanna Greenway to keep you busy all summer. More...

Helpful Tax Tips if You’re Moving this Summer

If you make a work-related move this summer, you may be able to deduct the costs of the move. This may apply if you move to start a new job or to work at the same job in a new job location. More...

Copyright 2011-2014 Rocket-Courier. All rights reserved.