November 23, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Legion Post 510 Hosts Luncheon for Disabled Veterans

Veterans from the Wilkes- Barre Veterans’ Affairs (VA) Medical Center and the Gino J. More...

Emergency Meeting Held for Vosburg Bridge Closing

This story was first published in the Rocket-Courier’s on-line edition on Nov. 17. Sign up for free email alerts of breaking news at rocket-courier.com.  More...

Tickets Available for Museum’s NYE Ball

SPONSORSHIPS BEING OFFERED

Tickets are still available for the Wyalusing Valley Museum Association’s (WVMA) New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball at St. Agnes JFK Hall, 102 Third Street, Towanda, on Sunday, Dec. 31 from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m.  More...

Tips on Safe Handling of Holiday Leftovers

One of the great things about an abundant Thanksgiving meal is the opportunity to enjoy it a second, third or even fourth time. For many, leftovers are as much of a holiday tradition as the feast itself.  More...

Nimble

It’s Christmas wreath making time at Bennie’s Nursery, so my daughter, Ginger has been at the tree farm working on the many Christmas wreaths to be sold all over the area.  Sunday afternoon Ginger Howell and granddaughter, Kallie att More...

Beaver Meadows

Monday morning many of us awoke to a pristine, white blanket of snow. It sure looked pretty, at least to my eyes. Many were not too thrilled, however, over the prospect of Old Man Winter arriving.  More...

Elk Lake, SCCTC Wrap Up Fall, Launch Winter Activities

The joint governing boards of Elk Lake School District and the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center (SCCTC) were pleased to open their Nov. More...

Sixth Graders Finish Annual Trip to DC

It’s a special annual tradition for Wyalusing sixth graders during their November trip to Washington, DC—four students and an alternate are selected to place a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown, much in the same manner as the President of More...

Painting of Laceyville’s Oldest House to be Auctioned

A beautiful watercolor of Laceyville’s Oldest House, painted by artist Debra Osborne of Laceyville, will be auctioned to raise money for the historic landmark.  More...

Tourism Promotion Agency Announces Room Tax Grant Recipients

Christmas has come early for many area organizations as the Bradford County Tourism Promotion Agency (BCTPA) recently announced 25 local groups would be awarded $87,550 in room tax grants.  More...

Millennials Spending Habits

Millennials include people born between 1980 and 2000 and have become an influential demographic, changing the way business is conducted.  While influencing technology, social norms, millennials also are affecting the economy.  More...

Forkston

Ellen Otten, Dianne Lewis and Kim Severcool were among those who attended the craft workshop at the Springville Baptist Church on Saturday. They had a great time doing crafts and they enjoyed the lunch that was also provided.  More...

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