June 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Fresh, Gourmet Cuisine at Café 316

The concept of farm-to-table cuisine makes perfect sense in farm country, but for some reason it’s not often seen in the area, especially when served by a gourmet chef. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Budd Clark - 2014-07-17
Mary Knauth - 2014-07-17
Carl Whitney - 2014-07-17
Cynthia Williams - 2014-07-17
Lucy Case - 2014-07-17
August Hebda - 2014-07-17
Marcia Powers - 2014-07-17
Garry Clark - 2014-07-17
Jane Pierson - 2014-07-17
Beverly Detrick - 2014-07-17
Beverly Welles - 2014-07-17

Local News

Supermarket Sweep Set To Help Sixth Graders

Shopping Spree Raffle to Fund Washington, DC Trip

The Wyalusing Area Education Foundation (WAEF) decided to do things a bit differently this year to help fund the Wyalusing sixth grade trip to Washington, DC. More...

Driver Hurt in Camptown Crash

State Police at Towanda have not released information about who was driving this pickup truck that slammed into the sign at Camptown’s Dandy Mini Mart just before dawn on May 20 or what caused the crash. More...

Wyalusing Twp. Accepts Donation of Road Pipe

Wyalusing Township was the beneficiary of a recent donation of a quantity of 18-inch pipe from Access Midstream Partners, LP. More...

Opinion

A Few Words to Scare You Straight to Heaven

Judging from the signs outside churches of all denominations I see in my travels, Christian congregations in this country are neighborly, friendly and blessed with senses of humor. There is a tendency to reach for a groaner pun here and there. More...

If D-Day Had Failed

Commentary

Seventy years ago today, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower made the fateful decision to unleash the greatest invasion in history. More...

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Dining and Entertainment

Shakespeare in the Park Returns to Tunkhannock

Shakespeare in the Park returns to Lazybrook Park in Tunkhannock on Saturday, June 21 at 7 p.m. More...

Vintage Bridal Exhibit at Oldest House

The Oldest House in Laceyville will be offering a special Bridal Exhibit during the month of June, showcasing bridal gowns from 1853 through 1909. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events...

Benefits Eric’s Ride on June 14. 10 a.m., registration, 11 a.m., ride. 80 mile trip. Proceeds go to Eric Latini Scholarship Fund. Ernie’s Restaurant, 570-746- 1897. More...

Sports

Racing to Save Others’ Hearts

“All your efforts and all your support impacts all our lives.” An emotional Jamie Heft, organizer of the Racing Heart 5K in Towanda on May 31, gave a truly heart-felt thanks to all those who made the second running of the charitable event More...

BBBS Motorcycle Run Held

Perfect weather greeted 111 motorcyclists and riders to Wysox for the 19th Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) Motorcycle Fun Run on Sunday, June 1. More...

Zacharias Wins at Shangri-La

T.J. Zacharias won the Sportsman feature at Shangri-La II Motor Speedway in Tioga Center, NY, on May 31. Tony Hanbury and Wyalusing’s Paul Johnson completed the top three. Jason Duke, Sr. More...

Bradley Stepping Down from Wyalusing Borough Council

“I’m sorry to have to read this,” Mayor Jean Reinhart told members of the Wyalusing Borough Council at their monthly meeting Monday night. More...

NEPA Bluegrass Festival Best Yet

Last weekend’s NEPA Bluegrass festival at Tunkhannock Township’s Lazybrook Park was the best in the festival’s seven-year history, according to Christa Stewart, who with her husband, Danny, started the event in 2007. More...

Police Blotter

POLICE BLOTTER

Editor’s Note: If you have additional information about any of the investigations listed below, contact the Pennsylvania State Police barracks at the following telephone numbers: Towanda, 570-265-2186; Tunkhannock, 570-836-2141; Gibson, 570-465 More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Towanda More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY Deed Transfers John C. Muessle Living Trust, John C. Muessle, Trustee, and Patricia A. Ambs to John C. Muessle Living Trust, John C. Muessle, Trustee, and Patricia A. Ambs in Wyalusing Borough for $10 on May 14. More...

—BRADFORD COUNTY SENTENCINGS & PLEAS—

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett announced the following criminal case resolutions in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda: Sentencings More...

Lifestyles

Jenningsville

How perfect a week and weekend for ending the month of May. Saturday the Forkston Grange was busy as yard sale maps were picked up early. Lots of folks returned to the grange for lunch of soup and sandwiches and homemade pies. More...

Rushville

Congratulations to Barb Hinkley and Wes Bennett, who were married on Saturday, May 31 at their home. Barb was a beautiful bride. The reception was also held at their home with Krazy Tunes D.J. More...

Laceyville

A joint birthday party was thrown for Floyd Furman and Lauren Gilliard at the home of Floyd and Margaret Furman on Sunday afternoon. Floyd and Lauren share the same birthday on June 3. More...

Columns

Reflections of Nature

One of Aesop’s fables is about a woman who had a hen that laid an egg every day. Hoping to get twice as many eggs from the hen, the woman fed the hen twice as much grain, but the hen grew fat and was not able to lay even one egg a day. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Cheryl Ferris. The lucky ticket winners were Cherie Repsher, Connie Barzona, Tony Turner, Brooke Cogswell, Ann Cole and Noreen Keeney. * * * More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: My dad is so old he remembers when a car’s dimmer switch was on the floor. Are you old enough to remember that? More...

Worship

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

In this past week’s scripture, Jesus talks about how the time has come for the glorification of God. Jesus, the Son, will be glorified and then God, the Father, will be glorified. More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Just as people are destined to die once, and after that to face judgment, so Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many; and He will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for Him,& More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

We leave the book of Ruth, which was a very lovely story of a young lady during the period of the Judges and pick up with another dramatic story of a woman named Hannah in the book of I Samuel. More...

Education

Locals Make Kutztown Dean’s List

Kutztown University has released the names of the 2014 Spring Semester Dean’s List. The list includes 1,759 students. Dean’s list students Include: More...

Local Residents Graduate from Millersville

Alexandra Middlebrook of Sayre and Ashley Pilcher of Camptown were among the 1,093 students who graduated from Millersville University of Pennsylvania during the spring 2014 undergraduate commencement ceremony held on Saturday, May 10, at Biemesderfe More...

Zatkos Earns Bachelor’s Degree

Elizabethtown College recognized the accomplishments of the graduating class of 2014. On Saturday, May 17, the following student earned a degree: Lauren Zatkos, of Athens, earned a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science. More...

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