April 6, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Spring Hill Church Group Makes 5,000th Quilt for Homeless

They selflessly produce hand-made sleeping bags for the homeless called “Ugly Quilts.” More...

Child Abuse Awareness Month Proclaimed

Those passing by the Bradford County Courthouse this month will notice hundreds of small blue pinwheels strewed across the south lawn in front of the building.  It may come as a surprise that the over 700 pinwheels represent each investigation c More...

Spring Fling Auction Set for Saturday

There are just a few tickets left for Saturday’s sixth annual Spring Fling Auction to benefit the Wyalusing Area Education Foundation (WAEF). The event will be held April 8 in the Tuscarora Wayne Community More...

Applications Available for DCNR Rural Fire Assistance Grants

Applications are now available for federal grants to help Pennsylvania’s rural communities better guard against the threat of fires in forested, undeveloped and unprotected areas, Reps. More...

Forkston

Wasn’t it wonderful to see the sun on Sunday? It was a nice day, and signs of spring are popping up all over. I spotted a pair of turkey vultures last week. More...

Dimock

Karen Visavati is ill and would enjoy some cheery cards. Send her one at Dimock-Brooklyn Road, Montrose, PA 18801.   Ruth Ann and Lynn Stockholm have finally heard peeper frogs and so has Davia Adams. More...

Jenningsville

It was certainly nice having some sunshine come Sunday once again. Hopefully April will be nice so we can all think spring soon. More...

Little Meadows

The snow has just about melted and the goldfinches are turning more yellow each day. The turkeys seem to be enjoying themselves, putting on a show for all to watch.  More...

Beaver Meadows

Sincerest condolences go out to the family of Elston Mowry, who passed away on April 1.  On Sunday, Brian and Alan Trible visited their folks, Clyde and Marie, as did my husband, David and I. More...

Commissioners in Heated Discussion on Flood Buyouts

In a discussion that became quite intense Tuesday morning, Bob Pitcavage of Eaton Township interrogated the Wyoming County Commissioners about the county’s recent flood buyout program from PEMA and FEMA (Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency More...

Wyalusing Borough Adopts Updated Comprehensive Plan

Bringing an end to a process that began last summer with the hiring of Hunt Engineers to develop a new comprehensive plan for Wyalusing Borough at a cost of approximately $14,000, council formally adopted the plan Monday night. More...

Clark Announces Candidacy For Cherry Twp. Supervisor

Retired Bloomsburg University faculty member and former Main Street Manager Kevin Clark announces his candidacy in the May 16 Democratic primary for the office of Cherry Township Supervisor, Sullivan County.  More...

Wyalusing Senior Citizens Meet

The Wyalusing Senior Citizens group met at the Wyalusing Fire Hall on March 21. President Sandy Myhand led the flag salute and Lord’s Prayer. The February minutes and treasurer’s report were given. More...

Tree Seedling Sale Volunteers Needed

The Bradford County Conservation District’s annual tree seedling sale is underway. Volunteers are needed to help package the trees for distribution.  More...

No Bids for Recycling Day in Wyalusing Twp.

With very little business on the agenda after settling up payroll and bills, Wyalusing Township Secretary Maxine Meteer said that following last month’s meeting, she mailed out bid requests to several companies for dumpster quotes for the towns More...

The Delmonicos 4-H Club Holds First Meeting of 2017

The Delmonicos 4-H club held their first meeting of the year on March 17 at the Bridgewater Church office in Montrose. Their leader, Dave Wood, led the meeting until they elected officers. More...

Nimble

Lori Place Burke recently returned from Florida, as she spent a week with her mom and dad, Larry and Billie Place. More...

Concealed Carry Seminar to be Held

Rep. Karen Boback will offer a Concealed Carry Seminar on Tuesday, April 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dalton Fire Hall, located at 109 S. Turnpike Road, Dalton.  More...

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