October 11, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Wyalusing’s Touch-A-Truck Event Attracts Parents and Kids

Despite cloudy skies and an occasional sprinkle, the Wyalusing Area Education Foundation’s (WAEF) third annual Touch-a-Truck event, held at the Wyalusing Valley Elementary School parking lot on Saturday, Oct. More...

Helping Hands Food Pantry Receives Award

Young Bailey was concerned.  “What are free and reduced lunches?” the sixth-grader asked her mother. Her mom explained. More...

Forkston

Congratulations to Bill and Kim Severcool who celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary over the weekend. That means that Kim is forgiven for missing church and choir on Sunday. More...

LACEYVILLE LIBRARY

Our “Reader of the Month” winner for September was Bill Miller. He won a gift certificate from Bluhm’s as well as a backpack donated by Community Bank. Thank you to both these establishments for supporting the library. More...

PA Farm Bureau Encouraged by Revamped NAFTA Trade Agreement

PA Farm Bureau (PFB) is cautiously optimistic that a new trade agreement dubbed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will benefit farm families in Pennsylvania and across the nation by improving the North American Free Trade Agreement (N More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Cathy is back! I must thank all for making my vacation not only possible, but so very enjoyable as well. I knew the library was in such good hands that I could truly enjoy my time away. More...

Choosing a Vehicle Based on Wheel Drive

Several factors are considered before drivers purchase new vehicles. Wheel drive may not be the first such factor to come to mind, but it can be an important consideration when car shopping.  More...

Fluids to Check Before your Next Road Trip

For many traveling enthusiasts, few things are more enticing than the open road. Road trips have long been popular, and that popularity appears to be on the rise.  More...

Preparing for an Out-of-Town Breakdown

Road trips make for excellent getaways. Whether you’re embarking on a weekend excursion or a lengthy vacation, driving yourself to your destination is a great way to travel, especially for families looking to save money.  More...

How to Recognize Potential Brake Problems

Maintaining a vehicle is more than just a way to protect one’s financial investment. Vehicle maintenence can protect against accidents and make the road safer for drivers and their passengers as well as their fellow motorists. More...

How to Approach Buying a Preowned Vehicle

Vehicles are considerable investments. According to Kelley Blue Book, the estimated average transaction price for light vehicles in early 2018 was $36,270.  More...

County Looking to Open Second Step-down House

IN JANUARY A SIMILAR STEP-DOWN HOUSE WAS ESTABLISHED

The county is seeking to open a second housing facility in Towanda Borough for parolees, which will help them transition back into society. The county has entered into a lease for a two-story house at 855 S. Main St. More...

Tickets on Sale for Elimination Party

RAINBOW CLUB HANDING OUT OVER $7K IN PRIZES

A significant change at this year’s Elimination Party hosted by the Wyalusing Rainbow Club is that consolation prizes, formerly $100 to every fifth number drawn have been increased to $125, which will cover the cost of buying a ticket to the ev More...

EDA Funds Awarded to Towanda Municipal Authority

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Jenningsville

Another weekend of keeping those lawns kept up. Now, it’s trying to dry up a little. More...

Beaver Meadows

Well, another week has passed by, and we are into fall.  We’ve had so much rain this year, and most home owners are talking about the poor condition of their lawns. More...

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Ken Harvey and Nancy Comstock spent a long weekend in Westerly, Rhode Island, at Nancy’s sister, Beth’s, beach house to celebrate the upcoming 100th birthday of Nancy’s mother. More...

Top Tips for Buying Teens Their First Car

Selecting a first car for a teenage son or daughter can be challenging. Newly licensed drivers probably want something sporty that also looks cool, while their parents no doubt want them behind the wheel of something sturdy, safe and reliable.  More...

Why Clean Air Filters Are Important

Vehicle owners likely know to check fluid levels and get their cars’ oil changed, but air filters may not be at the top of their maintenance checklists. More...

Safety Measures for Winter Drivers

Winter weather causes many people to retreat indoors until the spring thaw. More...

Understanding Why Brake Rotors Warp

Braking systems are comprised of various components, including rotors. Rotors are large metal discs that can be seen behind the wheels of the car. More...

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