September 19, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

Motorcyclists Crash in Athens

A pair of unlicensed motorcyclists created tension in downtown Athens on Sept. 5, playing tag with each other on busy streets before Athens Borough Police officers attempted to put a stop to their horseplay. More...

Mehoopany Board Wrestles with Higher Workers’ Comp Rates

The regular meeting of the Mehoopany Township Supervisors convened last Wednesday evening, immediately following the end of the Sewer Department meeting. More...

Wishes Work: Refer A Child in Honor of Child Awareness Month

September is the month of the child. Bring joy to one living with a life-threatening medical condition today by referring him/her to Make-A-Wish. More...

Chemist Visits Athens to Discuss The Science of Shale Development

Chemist Thomas Shelley will discuss the chemistry of Shale Development at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 30, in an event sponsored by the Community Shale Network and the Carantouan Greenway at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Athens. More...

Yoga to Guard Your Health At the Dietrich Theater

More and more people are discovering that the many forms of yoga are very beneficial to their health and wellness. More...

Peoples LTD Declares Dividend

Peoples LTD, the parent company of PS Bank, has announced that the Board of Directors has declared a third quarter cash dividend in the amount of $0.38 per share payable on Sept. 30. More...

Dennis Farm Charitable Trust Holds First Symposium

It was a dream that belonged to not only one generation but many, that of preserving the family’s history and keeping the legacy of African-American settlers who lived and worked in Susquehanna County alive. On a rain-threatened Sept. More...

Dining with Diabetes Slated

Diabetes is a very serious and costly disease, but research has shown that those who learn to manage their blood glucose (sugar) levels, eat healthy and exercise regularly can lower their risk of complications and lead a healthier and more productive More...

Engagement Announced

Jessica Ely and Josh Folta, both from Wyalusing, are pleased to announce their forthcoming marriage. William and Bonnie Ely are the bride-to-be’s parents, and John and Fran Folta are the prospective bridegroom’s parents. More...

Casterline

Rogan Linden Casterline was born on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013 at Milton S. Hershey Medical Centery, Hershey, PA. He was 3 lbs., 14 oz. and 16-3/4 inches long. His parents are Stephnie (Canfield) and Rick Casterline of Hershey. More...

Susquehanna County Adjusts Salaries, Job Listings

Prior to the start of their Sept. More...

Mandatory Area Code Dialing Begins Saturday

Starting Saturday, Sept. More...

Rachel’s Challenge Comes to WVHS

“I have this theory that if one person can go out of their way to show compassion, then it will start a chain reaction of the same. People will never know how far a little kindness can go.” (Rachel Scott 1981-1999) More...

County to Stop Processing Passports

As of Monday, Sept. 30, the Bradford County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts Office will no longer be processing passports. The reason cited for the change is a cut in office staffing hours. More...

Arts & Craft Vendors Being Accepted

The Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce is looking for fine arts and craft vendors for the Fall Festival with Lumberjack and Chainsaw Carving Competitions. The annual event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 12 and Sunday, Oct. More...

Dog Wardens to Canvass Sullivan County

On Sept. 16, dog wardens began canvassing homes in LaPorte, Sullivan County, and surrounding areas to ensure dog with owners are current licenses and rabies vaccinations. More...

Business Applications Reviewed in Stevens Township

The Stevens Township Supervisors focused on three areas of new business at their September meeting last Tuesday. More...

Chamber Welcomes Brewery

Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce directors Carol Goodman (left) and Wendy Gaustad (right) welcomed River Barge Brewing Company, represented by (continuing from left) Jeff, Greyson, Kim and Hanna More...

Emergency Preparedness Urged

Disasters can strike quickly and often without warning. September is National Preparedness Month, and the American Red Cross, Northeast PA Region encourages all households to get ready for the next emergency or disaster. More...

‘Unusual News of Bradford County’ Set for Sept. 20

The Bradford County Historical Society will host a free program entitled “Unusual News of Bradford County” scheduled for Friday, Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. More...

Stevensville Community Club to Hold Dinner

Neighbors and friends are gathering at the Stevensville Community Hall for a covered dish dinner Saturday, Sept. 28. With the social hour at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6, invitations have gone out to Rep. More...

Author to Discuss Biography

The Bradford County Library will present author Anthony R. Carrozza discussing his biography of “William D. Pawley: The Extraordinary Life of the Adventurer, Entrepreneur, and Diplomat Who Cofounded the Flying Tigers” on Thursday, Sept. More...

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