Neighbor to Neighbor

Published on October 7, 2019 - Page 2
• Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts, 27. • Recording executive and TV personality Simon Cowell, 60. • Olympic gold medal ice dancer Jayne...
Published on October 7, 2019 - Page 2
Montour County Commissioners intend to adopt an ordinance to raise the Hotel Room Rental Tax at a public meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, in the...
Published on October 7, 2019 - Page 2
Story Time: 11:30 a.m., McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick. Mahjongg: 1-3 p.m., Bloomsburg Public Library; new group welcomes players...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 2
Covered Bridge Bus Tours: 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. departures, Pavilion L, Knoebels Amusement Resort; tickets: 570-784-8279. $100 Cash Bingo: Doors...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 2
• SEDA-COG is looking for subcontrators to do residential electrical, plumbing, HVAC, asbestos abatement, mold removal, radon mitigation and roof...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 2
1949: President Harry S. Truman signed the Mutual Defense Assistance Act, providing $1.3 billion in military aid to NATO countries. 1958: The...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 2
• Actress Stefanie Martini, 29. • Actor Wes Ramsey, 42. • Actress Emily Mortimer, 48. • Actress Amy Jo Johnson, 49. • Actress Elisabeth Shue,...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 34
BLOOMSBURG — On Sept. 20 at Wesley UM Church, three veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow: • Jim Hammaker of...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 34
Retired educators to meet Oct. 10 BUCKHORN — The Columbia-Montour Chapter of PASR will hold its monthly meeting on Oct. 10 at Perkins Restaurant at...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 34
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Info Desk: Josie Portelli, Bernadine Zale, Joan Dinger, Sandra Lehr; ER Desk: Chris Knepley TUESDAY — Info Desk:...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 34
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from First Presbyterian and Bloomsburg Christian churches this week: • Monday: Gail...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 34
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Board meeting, 9 a.m.; share a laugh, 9:30 a.m.; Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; flu facts, Family...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 34
7/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 October 6, 2019 - Page 35
Mountain View Barn in Orangeville was the setting on June 22, 2019, for the wedding ceremony of Emma Ann Shotwell and Seth Garek Jones of Berwick,...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 35
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — St. Columba Catholic School, 9 a.m.-1 p...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 35
Saint Columba Catholic Church, Bloomsburg, was the setting on June 22, 2019, for the ceremony uniting Jessica Rose Kacyon and Luke Kenneth Kurelja in...
Published on October 5, 2019 - Page 2
• The Berwick Area School District Athletic Committee will meet Monday at 10 a.m. in the Adminstrative Office, Line Street. • The Benton Area School...
Published on October 5, 2019 - Page 2
Yard Sale: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Rangers Hose Company, Chestnut Street, Berwick, next to water company. Book Sale: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., McBride Memorial Library...
Published on October 4, 2019 - Page 2
Blood Drive: 7-11 a.m., donor coach at front entrance of Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital. LAST DAY FOR SALEM TWP. TIRE RECYCLING: 7 a.m.-3 p.m.,...
Published on October 4, 2019 - Page 2
1861: During the Civil War, the United States Navy authorized construction of the first ironclad ship, the USS Monitor. 1957: The Space Age began as...
Published on October 4, 2019 - Page 2
• Actress Dakota Johnson, 30. • Actress Alicia Silverstone, 43. • Actor Liev Schreiber, 52. • Actor Christoph Waltz, 63. • Actor Armand...
Published on October 4, 2019 - Page 2
• Bloomsburg’s planning commission will meet on Oct. 17 at 6:30 p.m. It had previously been advertised for a different day. • Dentist Eve M. Santos...
Published on October 3, 2019 - Page 2
• Actress-singer Ashlee Simpson, 35. • Singer India.Arie, 44. • Actress Neve Campbell, 46. • Singer Gwen Stefani (No Doubt), 50. •Actor Clive...
Published on October 3, 2019 - Page 2
• The Columbia County Tax Collection Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Central Columbia School District Board Room to hold its Annual...
Published on October 3, 2019 - Page 2
Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 120 S. Main St., Hughesville. Covered Bridge Festival: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Knoebels Amusement Resort...
Published on October 3, 2019 - Page 2
1863: President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the last Thursday in November Thanksgiving Day. 1955: “Captain Kangaroo” and “The Mickey Mouse Club”...
Published on October 2, 2019 - Page 2
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. Clothing/household item giveaway: 8-11 a.m., Shiloh...
Published on October 2, 2019 - Page 2
• Actress Elizabeth McLaughlin, 26. •Actress Brianna Brown, 40. • Singer Tiffany, 48. • Actress-talk show host Kelly Ripa (TV: “Live with Kelly...
Published on October 2, 2019 - Page 2
1950: The comic strip “Peanuts,” created by Charles M. Schulz, was syndicated to seven newspapers. 1984: Richard W. Miller became the first FBI...
Published on October 2, 2019 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG —Here are results from the Bloomsburg Fair: Horticulture Houseplants – Single african violets blue 1st – Alan Garcia, Bloomsburg, PA...
Published on October 2, 2019 - Page 10
WWII veterans to dine out Thursday ESPY — Susquehanna Valley WWII Veterans will hold their monthly luncheon Thursday at the Espy Fire Hall. Doors...
Published on October 1, 2019 - Page 2
• Berwick borough will consider a number of ordinances vacating alleys at its Oct. 21 meeting at 7 p.m., including an alley between Orange Street and...
Published on October 1, 2019 - Page 2
•Actress Priah Ferguson, 13. • Actress Brie Larson, 30. • Actress Jurnee Smollett-Bell, 33. •Actress Sarah Drew, 39. • Actor Zach Galifianakis...
Published on October 1, 2019 - Page 2
1908: Henry Ford introduced his Model T automobile to the market. 1955: The situation comedy “The Honeymooners,” starring Jackie Gleason, Art Carney...
Published on October 1, 2019 - Page 2
Clothing Giveaway: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Agape, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg. Story Times: 1:30 and 5:30 p.m., McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market...
Published on September 30, 2019 - Page 2
• Actor Kieran Culkin, 37. • Actor Ashley Hamilton, 45. • Actress Jenna Elfman, 48. • Country singer Eddie Montgomery (Montgomery-Gentry), 56...
Published on September 30, 2019 - Page 2
• Conyngham Township, Luzerne County, is looking for bids on construction of a three-sided storage structure. For more information, see the Public...
Published on September 30, 2019 - Page 2
1846: Boston dentist William Morton used ether as an anesthetic for the first time as he extracted an ulcerated tooth from merchant Eben Frost. 1952...
Published on September 30, 2019 - Page 2
BLOOD DRIVE: 1-6 p.m., Mill-Green UM Church, 75 S. State St., Millville. Story Time: 11:30 a.m., McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 2
• Actress Kelly McCreary (TV: “Grey’s Anatomy”), 38. • Actress Chrissy Metz (TV: “This Is Us”), 39. • Actress Natasha Gregson Wagner, 49. •...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 2
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged): 3 p.m., BTE’s Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St., Bloomsburg; 570-784-8181 or bte.org...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 2
1918: Allied forces began their decisive breakthrough of the Hindenburg Line during World War I. 1943: General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Italian...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 30
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Coffee, snack, 9 a.m.; Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Stars Club, noon; Tuesday: Coffee, toast, 9...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 30
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Columbia County Christian School, 10:30...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 30
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Wesley UM Church this week: • Monday: Jim Huff and Charlotte Gerasimoff; Mary and...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 30
Poppies to be distributed at parade BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg American Legion Auxiliary Unit 273 met Sept. 11 with President Andrea Heckman presiding...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 31
30/MONDAY Bloomsburg Class of 1955, Monday, 9 a.m., Perkins, Buckhorn. Free Community Meal, Monday, doors open 4:45 p.m., meal 5:30-7 p.m., First...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 31
BENTON — These events are offered at Ricketts Glen State Park, 695 SR 487, Benton: • Thursday, Oct. 10, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Take a Hike Thursday....
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 31
Here are upcoming area Red Cross blood drives: • Oct. 3, 1-6 p.m.: Trinity Lutheran Church, 120 S. Main St., Hughesville • Oct. 8, 10 a.m. to 3 p....
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 31
Research abroad WORCESTER, Mass. — Megan Heinle of Danville, a member of the Class of 2021 majoring in biomedical engineering at Worcester...