November 8, 2018 RSS feed / Lifestyles

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Calling all bakers! We would love for all to bake up some holiday magic, bring it to the library on the morning of either Friday, Dec. 7 or Saturday, Dec. 8. We are planning to welcome shoppers between the hours of 11 a.m.-6 p.m. More...

How Veterans’ Day Originated

Veterans’ Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary marking the end of World War I.  Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. More...

Tiger Den of Pack 30 Performs Flag Ceremony

The Bradford County Heritage Association, curators of the Heritage Village and Farm Museum, held their annual meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Bradley Hall, Columbia Cross Roads. More...

Stevensville Veteran Earned Two Purple Hearts

The soldier huddled by a tree, clutching his gun. He knew the enemy was lurking out there. He couldn’t see them. But they were there. And then—Crash!—a mine blew up. Pieces of jungle shot everywhere—leaves, branches, dirt. More...

Towanda Presents ‘Lucky Hudson and the 12th Street Gang’

The Towanda Jr./Sr. High School Senior Class of 2019 will present their annual fundraiser. This year’s play is Lucky Hudson and the 12th Street Gang by Tim Kelly. It is produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service. More...

Martin Participates In Competition

Kayla Martin of Tunkhannock was part of the team from Bloomsburg University’s PA American Marketing Association (AMA) that placed third at Regional Case Competition.  The Penn State Regional Case Competition was held on Friday, Oct. More...

New Albany Receives New Donated Book-Sharing Box

On Aug. 14, the New Albany Community Library was demolished in flash flooding. During the decision-making process, it was decided to bring books back to the community while waiting on construction of a new building.  More...

Wyalusing Musical Society Meeting Held

The Wyalusing Musical Society met on Thursday, Oct. 18 at the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church at 7:30 p.m. The meeting was called to order by President Sue Waterhouse. The Collect was recited by the members with Vice-President Shannon Lord leading. More...

TBPA to Host Santa Train Rides

The Tunkhannock Business and Professional Association (TBPA), the Reading and Northern Railroad and the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway are hosting Santa Train Rides on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. More...

Mercy Strope Surprised for 85th Birthday

The family of Mercy Strope held a surprise birthday gathering at the West Warren Congregational Church after church service on Sunday, Oct. 28. More...

Citizens & Northern Corporation and Monument Bancorp, Inc. Announce Merger

Citizens & Northern Corporation (“C&N”) (NASDAQ: CZNC), headquartered in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, and Monument Bancorp, Inc. More...

Sheldon Funeral Home Offering Seminar on Holiday Season Grief

The Sheldon Funeral Home in Wyalusing is offering a free seminar to help people facing grief over the holiday season due to the death of a loved one.  “GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays” will be held Saturday, Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. More...

Ribbon Cutting at PEAK Strength and Fitness

Jedd Johnson, owner of PEAK Strength and Fitness, center, snips the ribbon officially opening his new business on Wyalusing’s Main Street with some help from his daughter, Jay Cee. More...

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