Neighbor to Neighbor

Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 31
WYOMING — The Luzerne/Wyoming County chapter of the Pennsylvania of School Retirees will be holding their picnic at Frances Slocum Park, Pavilion 3,...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 31
12/MONDAY Scott Class of 1956, Monday, 11:30 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, Buckhorn; 570-784-0279. Columbia Montour Torch Club, Monday, 6 p.m.,...
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Locals among competition winners BLOOMSBURG — Seven talented high school students and eight additional middle school students were recently named...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 31
MONDAY — Info Desk: Joan Erwine, Barbara Pegg, Candy Lupini, Mary Laubach TUESDAY — Info Desk: Caroline Creasy, Sandra Lehr WEDNESDAY — Info Desk...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 31
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 1-4 p.m.; Town...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 31
Anniversaries • Carl J. and Lenore (Mensinger) Risch of Bloomsburg celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3 with a dinner at the Inn at...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 31
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Coffee, news, 9 a.m.; Scarlet, 10:30 a.m.; Pinochle Club, noon; Tuesday: Pinochle...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 31
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from First Presbyterian and Bloomsburg Christian churches this week: • Monday: Kathy...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 2
Bloomsburg Nationals: Today and Sunday, Bloomsburg Fairgrounds; www.bloomsburgnationals.com Name-Your-Price Yard Sale: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Benton...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 2
• Close 2U Storage Inc. of Martz Street in Berwick plans to sell the contents of units leased by the following people to settle liens: Melanie...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 2
1945: A day after the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Imperial Japan conveyed its willingness to surrender provided the status of Emperor Hirohito...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 2
• Actress Angie Harmon, 47. • Actor-writer Justin Theroux, 48. • Actor Antonio Banderas, 59. • Actress Rosanna Arquette, 60.
Published on August 9, 2019 - Page 2
Evangelical Community Hospital’s Golf Classic: Shotgun starts 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Bucknell Golf Club, Lewisburg; info: 570-522-4850 or fundraising@...
Published on August 9, 2019 - Page 2
• Close 2U Storage plans to sell the contents of units leased by Melanie Mitchell, Kristi Sholley and Richard Stotler on Aug. 19. • Mahoning-Cooper...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 2
• Pop singer Shawn Mendes, 21. • Actress Jackie Cruz (TV: “Orange is the New Black”), 35. • Tennis player Roger Federer, 38. • Actor Donny Most...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 2
1973: Vice President Spiro T. Agnew branded as “damned lies” reports he had taken kickbacks from government contracts in Maryland, and vowed not to...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 2
• Montour Township will have a meeting at 7 p.m. Aug. 20 to consider allowing a request from Suez Water to convert a commercial building at 236...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 2
Learn to Create a Mosaic: 9:30 a.m., Berwick Senior Center, 1401 Orange St., Berwick, free for people over 55 only, preregistration required: 570-759...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 2
BLOOD DRIVE: 1-6 p.m., Hughesville Fire Hall, Railroad and Water streets. Clothing/household item giveaway: 8-11 a.m., Shiloh Bible Church, 123...
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• NHL center Sidney Crosby, 32. • Actress Charlize Theron, 44. • Actor David Duchovny, 59. • Former FBI Director Robert Mueller, 75.
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 2
1782: Gen. George Washington created the Order of the Purple Heart, a decoration to recognize merit in enlisted men and noncommissioned officers....
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 8
Class to plan 50-year reunion at picnic BLOOMSBURG — Central Columbia High School’s Class of 1970 will have a picnic on Saturday, Aug. 17, at the...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 8
Family members to gather Sunday BERWICK — The Wenner-Beishline-Kropp family reunion will be Sunday, Aug. 11, from 11 a.m. to dusk, at Ber-Vaughn...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 8
BENTON — Here are programs offered at Ricketts Glen State Park: • Wednesday, Aug. 14, 10-11 a.m. — Bird Basics. Stop by the Amphitheater to learn...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 8
NUREMBERG — Nuremberg Community Players will present the ‘80s musical “The Wedding Singer,” at Nuremberg Community Players Theater, 283 Hazle St.,...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 8
August artist BERWICK — Artist of the month for August is Freda Quail of Nescopeck. Her 24-piece exhibit is on display at the Berwick Hospital...
Published on August 6, 2019 - Page 2
• Rock musician Eric Roberts (Gym Class Heroes), 35. • Actress Soleil Moon Frye, 43. • Actress Ever Carradine, 45. • Movie writer-director M....
Published on August 6, 2019 - Page 2
1945: During World War II, the U.S. B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb code-named “Little Boy” on Hiroshima, Japan, resulting in an...
Published on August 6, 2019 - Page 2
Learn to Create a Mosaic: 9:30 a.m., Berwick Senior Center, 1401 Orange St., free for people over 55 only, preregistration required: 570-759-8529....
Published on August 6, 2019 - Page 2
• On Aug. 20, the Stillwater Zoning Hearing Board will consider plans by Isaac and Emma Stoltfus to build a single family/ two-family residential...
Published on August 5, 2019 - Page 2
Columbia County Volunteers in Medicine Clinic: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 310 E. Third St., Mifflinville, by appointment: 570-752-1780. Toddler...
Published on August 5, 2019 - Page 2
• Basketball Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing, 57. • Actress Tawney Kitaen, 58. • Actress-singer Maureen McCormick, 63. • Actress Holly Palance, 69...
Published on August 5, 2019 - Page 2
• A request by Kelly M. Newman to set up a mobile home for parents on a property in Anthony Township will be the subject for a meeting of the Zoning...
Published on August 5, 2019 - Page 2
1953: Operation Big Switch began as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panmunjom. 1962: Actress Marilyn Monroe, 36,...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 2
• Britain’s Duchess of Sussex, the former actress Meghan Markle, 38. • Former race car driver Jeff Gordon, 48. • Actor Michael DeLuise, 50. •...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 2
1790: The U.S. Coast Guard had its beginnings as President George Washington signed a measure authorizing a group of revenue cutters to enforce...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 2
St. Joseph Church Italian Festival: 12-4 p.m., church grounds, 721 Monroe St., Berwick; music by Polka Punch. ARC Indoor Yard Sale: 10 a.m. to 4 p....
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 26
Master’s degree Roland and Mary Lou Rupp of Berwick announce the graduation of their granddaughter, Taylor Rupp, from the University of Reading in...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 26
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Coffee, chat, 8:30 a.m.; Board meeting, 9 a.m.; share a laugh, 9:45 a.m.; drum with kids...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 26
Auxiliary Unit 273 has election of officers BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg American Legion Auxiliary Unit 273 met July 10 with President Andrea Heckman...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 26
Amy and Peter Yastishock of Millville announce the engagement of their son, Samuel Yastishock, Alexandria, Va., to Victoria Thompson of Arlington, Va...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 27
5/MONDAY Bloomsburg Area Lions Club, Monday, 7 p.m., Lightstreet Hotel. Compassionate Friends, for parents who have lost a child of any age,...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 27
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Columbia County Christian School, 10:45...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 27
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Wesley United Methodist Church this week: • Monday: Billee and Bob Horn; Mary Ann...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 27
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Info Desk: Josie Portelli, Bernadine Zale, Joan Dinger, Sandra Lehr; ER Desk: Chris Knepley TUESDAY — Info Desk:...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 27
WILKES-BARRE — To help address the current emergency blood shortage, all who come to give blood or platelets with the American Red Cross through Aug...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 27
Reunion is today at Ber-Vaughn Park BERWICK — The McMurtrie family reunion will be today at 1 p.m. at Ber-Vaughn Park, in Pavilions 3 and 4....
Published on August 3, 2019 - Page 2
Fly-In or Drive-In Breakfast: 8 a.m.-12 p.m., Bloomsburg Airport; safety seminar 11-12. Nescopeck Township Fire Company Yard Sale: 7 a.m.-1 p.m.;...
Published on August 3, 2019 - Page 2
• Bloomsburg’s Municipal Authority is planning a sewer replacement project on Eighth Street; contractors are invited to bid until Aug. 13; details in...
Published on August 3, 2019 - Page 2
1958: The nuclear-powered submarine USS Nautilus became the first vessel to cross the North Pole underwater. 1981: U.S. air traffic controllers went...