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Artisan’s Wreaths Becoming Hot Item

AVAILABLE IN BARNEY’S STORES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

It’s quite humbling when a simple hobby and gift idea for friends and family suddenly becomes a lucrative arts and crafts sensation, which is precisely what happened to artisan Teresa Davenport and her handcrafted “SugarPlum Wreaths.&rdqu More...

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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- 46 More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Towanda   More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Jason A. Groats, Executor of the John C. Groats, Jr. Estate, to Jason A. Groats in Warren Township for $1 on Oct. 28.  More...

Bradford County CDBG Public Hearing

The Bradford County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program invites everyone to attend a public hearing on a modification to the 2011 CDBG Grant Year. This public meeting will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. More...

Letters

Cats Keep Coming In Dimock Twp.

Dear Editor:  I live in Dimock Township, Susquehanna County. We seem to be having quite a cat problem here. More...

Brian Keeler’s Letter to Editor ‘Begs a Comment’

Dear Editor:  More...

Lifestyles

Rushville

Gordon and Jean Moore, Cindy Douglas, Bethany and Sandra Bennett, Bub, Marsha, Kayla, Kylie, Kimmy, McKensie and Matt Mosier, Fran Lutz and Denise Campbell were among the many that attended the LeRaysville minstrel, “Honky Tonk Weekend” o More...

Dimock

We send our sympathy to the family of Ellen Hibbard, who died last week. Her funeral was held on Monday. More...

Beaver Meadows

Friday evening, Dale and Donna Bennett and Milton and Neta Repsher had dinner at Mark’s Valley View Restaurant in Laceyville to celebrate their anniversaries.  Jen Merring of Blakeslee and her mom, Jane McGee had lunch at the Olive Garden More...

Dining and Entertainment

Kane to Perform At Sons of Italy

Come hear Pat Kane perform Irish and Christmas tunes while supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS). Kane will be entertaining at the Sons Of Italy in Sayre on Dec. 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. More...

Guest Entertainer Schoonover Visits AARP Meeting

President Tom House opened the AARP Chapter 4423 meeting by leading the group in the Flag Salute followed with George Smith sharing prayer.  House called the meeting to order and introduced guest entertainer, Ronnie Schoonover of Laceyville.&nbs More...

Northern Tier Symphony Sets Fall Concerts

The Northern Tier Symphony is announcing its fall program with concerts at two locations in November.  The orchestra, led by music director and conductor Robert Helmacy, will perform on Friday, Nov. 21 at 8 p.m. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Blessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. Blessed is the one whose sin the Lord does not count against them and in whose spirit is no deceit,” (Psalm 32:1-2). More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Last Sunday’s scripture, Matthew 25:1-13, builds on a previous scripture about the wise and the foolish servants. In this case, Jesus uses a parable about a wedding and ten bridesmaids. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

In this short life of ours we serve one majestic and utterly fantastic God. More...

Chesapeake Energy Records Subpoenaed

DEPT. OF JUSTICE LOOKING INTO COST DEDUCTIONS

In July 2014, Bradford County Commissioners Doug McLinko, Daryl Miller and Mark Smith sent a letter to the U.S. More...

Athletic Fees and Passes Dominate Board Meeting

The ongoing debate over the cost of student athletic fees again became a topic of tedious discussion at the school board meeting Monday night.  More...

‘It’s Been a Blast!’

AFTER 33 YEARS, NEWELLS STEPPING DOWN AS SCOUT LEADERS

Wyalusing’s venerable husband and wife Boy Scout leaders, Don and Nancy Newell, confirmed Monday evening that after 33 years of leading Wyalusing’s Troop 8, they will be stepping down.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Verne Lott - 2017-12-14
Catherine Gregory - 2017-12-14
Ceejay Smith - 2017-12-14
Charles Keeney - 2017-12-14
Martha Wildrick - 2017-12-14

Local News

New Restaurant is ‘Right On Main’ Street in Towanda

Ever since he was a boy coming to the Towanda area from Bucks County to visit family, Daniel Hagerman has always dreamed of moving to Bradford County and opening a business right on Main Street in Towanda.  The lingering desire recently came to More...

Contest Winners Read Essays Outside Courthouse

Six students who submitted winning entries in the third annual essay contest sponsored by the Bradford County Republican Committee were invited to read their essays from the steps of the Bradford County Courthouse Friday evening, Nov. 7.  More...

Elk Lake Moving Toward Gas Hook-Up

At the Nov. More...

Opinion

The Name Game

Here’s hoping the politically correct cops that are trying to get the Washington Redskins to change the name of their team—so it no longer offends a handful of Native Americans—don’t set their sights on some of the nation&rsqu More...

Veterans’ Day: Contemplating True Sacrifice

I’m having my coffee on this Veterans’ Day morning and thinking about what it means to be a veteran. It’s not exactly an exclusive fraternity when you think about the numbers. More...

Columns

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Linda Newhart. Our one and only winner was Marilyn Walton.  * * *  More...

The Way We Were...

A look back at the people and places of the Wyalusing area over the last 20 years or more.

Wyalusing’s Church Street School Here’s a look back at the playground outside the Wyalusing School on Church Street. More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: I do most of my grocery shopping after work when I’m famished. I know it’s not a good idea to buy food when I’m hungry, but I don’t really have any choice. I was hoping you might be able to help me out. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events...

Auditions  Winding River Players will hold auditions for “Best Christmas Pageant Ever” by Barbara Robinson on Thursday, Nov. 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. More...

Sports

Rivalry Game Remains Important

Thirty-Second Bronze Helmet Dinner

For the 32nd time, the senior players from the Wyalusing Valley and Towanda high school football teams were honored guests at the Bronze Helmet dinner on Nov. 11.  More...

Bidding Farewell To Fall

As the polar vortex, or whatever the weather seers are calling what the old-timers used to call a cold snap, descends on the Northern Tier, it’s time to think about moving high school sports indoors.  It’s with reluctance that I move More...

Lady Rams Earn NTL Honors

Midfielder Ally DeVoir Named to First Team

Wyalusing Valley midfielder Ally DeVoir earned All- Northern Tier League firstteam honors in voting by the coaches on Oct. More...

Education

WINNING BRADFORD COUNTY STUDENT ESSAYS

What the National Anthem Means to Me...

Emma Hope Klees Fifth Grade, North Rome Christian School   The National Anthem is an important song for you, me and America. I’ve loved this song ever since I was a little girl.  More...

North Rome Christian School Holds Race for Education

North Rome Christian School recently held their ninth annual Race for Education fundraiser. More...

WVHS Seniors Complete Projects

This group of Wyalusing Valley High School seniors recently completed their senior projects. More...

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