Neighbor to Neighbor

Published on October 26, 2019 - Page 2
Rummage Sale: Bag day, 9-11 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, Fourth and Market streets, Bloomsburg. Craft Sale: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ss. Cyril &...
Published on October 25, 2019 - Page 2
1910: “America the Beautiful,” with words by Katharine Lee Bates and music by Samuel A. Ward, was first published. 1954: A meeting of President...
Published on October 25, 2019 - Page 2
• Singer Ciara, 34. • Pop singer Katy Perry, 35. • Actor Josh Henderson, 38. • Actress-comedian-TV host Samantha Bee, 50. • Actor Michael...
Published on October 25, 2019 - Page 2
• Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company is filing for two permits for discharge of water after it does pressure testing of a compressor station near...
Published on October 25, 2019 - Page 2
Free Senior Fall Festival: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 1730 Fowler Ave., Berwick, lunch provided. To reserve space: 570-784-5211, ext...
Published on October 24, 2019 - Page 2
• Laura Ann Miller, Tatum Marie Miller and Briar Hayden Manlove have all filed petitions looking to change their legal names to Laura Ann Manlove,...
Published on October 24, 2019 - Page 2
Intro to Computers: 10 a.m., McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick. Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Agape Center, 19 E....
Published on October 24, 2019 - Page 2
1940: The 40-hour work week went into effect under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938. 1989: Former television evangelist Jim Bakker was sentenced...
Published on October 24, 2019 - Page 2
• Actor Ashton Sanders (Film: “Moonlight”), 24. • Actress Eliza Taylor, 30. • Actress Shenae Grimes, 30. • R&B singer-rapper-actor Drake,...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 2
1915: Tens of thousands of women paraded up Fifth Avenue in New York City, demanding the right to vote. 1973: President Richard Nixon agreed to turn...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 2
• TV personality Meghan McCain (“The View”), 35. • Actor Ryan Reynolds, 43. • TV personality and host Cat Deeley, 43. • CNN medical reporter Dr...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 2
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. Preschool Storytime: 10 a.m., Bloomsburg Public Library...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 2
• Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech’s Joint Operating Committee will meet Thursday, Oct. 24 at 5:30 p.m. for a disciplinary hearing and any other business...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 8
Quilters to meet in Pennsdale PENNSDALE — The Susquehanna Valley Quilt Guild will hold its next meeting on Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Pennsdale...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 8
Soroptimists offer women $500 award DANVILLE — Each year the Soroptimist International of Montour County offers the Live Your Dream Award. The...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 8
MILLVILLE — On Oct. 13 at the Millville American Legion Post 564, six veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor in honor and recognition of their service...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 8
Ralpho Bridge Club lists high scores ELYSBURG — Ralpho Library Bridge Club play resumed Oct. 15 with a larger crowd than usual. Players and...
Published on October 22, 2019 - Page 2
COMMONWEALTH HEALTH BERWICK HOSPITAL CENTER ANNUAL MEETING: 7 p.m., Conference Rooms 1 and 2 at the hospital, 701 E. 16th St. Columbia County...
Published on October 22, 2019 - Page 2
1962: In a nationally broadcast address, President John F. Kennedy revealed the presence of Soviet-built missile bases under construction in Cuba and...
Published on October 22, 2019 - Page 2
• Actor Jonathan Lipnicki, 29. • Rock musician Zac Hanson (Hanson), 34. • Actor Michael Fishman, 38. • Actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson, 44. •...
Published on October 21, 2019 - Page 2
1879: Thomas Edison perfected a workable electric light at his laboratory in Menlo Park, N.J. 1944: During World War II, U.S. troops captured the...
Published on October 21, 2019 - Page 2
• Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West, 39. • Actor Will Estes, 41. • Country singer Matthew Ramsey (Old Dominion), 42. • Actress Melora Walters...
Published on October 21, 2019 - Page 2
• Derry Township supervisors have a 2020 budget prepared and ready for adoption. Residents can see it by making an appointment with the township...
Published on October 21, 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. Mahjongg...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 2
Bloomsburg Veterinary Hospital’s Squirrel Chaser 5K Run/Walk: 10 a.m., registration begins at 8 a.m. at Bloomsburg Town Park. Benefits Animal...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 2
• Actor John Krasinski, 40. • Singer Jimi Westbrook (country group Little Big Town), 48. • Singer Dannii Minogue, 48. • Rapper Snoop Dogg, 48...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 2
1977: Three members of the rock group Lynyrd Skynyrd, including lead singer Ronnie Van Zant, were killed along with three others in the crash of a...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 35
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Bloomsburg Veterinary Hospital, 2-2:15...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 35
60th anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Eckart of Berwick recently observed their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married Oct. 17, 1959, at...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 35
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Info Desk: Betty Kisner, Phyllis Metcalf, Joan Dinger, Peggy Fiedler; ER Desk: Chris Knepley TUESDAY — Info Desk:...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 35
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Coffee, tea, 9 a.m.; Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; dietary guidelines by Scarlet, 10:30 a.m.;...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 35
21/MONDAY History Buffs, Monday, 7 a.m., breakfast; 9 a.m.,D&D Brew on Route 220, near Laporte;program by Melanie Norton. Northern Columbia...
Published on October 19, 2019 - Page 2
Breakfast: 7-11 a.m., Washingtonville Fire Company. Indoor Yard Sale: 8 a.m.-noon, The Lighthouse in Lightstreet; benefits the Children’s Museum...
Published on October 19, 2019 - Page 2
• The policy committee and finance committee of Benton Area School District will meet Monday at 5:30 p.m. in the high school conference room and 6 p....
Published on October 18, 2019 - Page 2
• A new corporation called the Columbia County Business Park Inc. has been formed. • Salem Township will hold a budget workshop at 5 p.m. Tuesday...
Published on October 18, 2019 - Page 2
1892: The first long-distance telephone line between New York and Chicago was officially opened (it could only handle one call at a time). 1898: The...
Published on October 18, 2019 - Page 2
• Actor Zac Efron, 32. • Olympic gold medal skier Lindsey Vonn, 35. • Country singer Josh Gracin, 39. • Actor Jean-Claude Van Damme, 59. •...
Published on October 18, 2019 - Page 2
BERWICK SALVATION ARMY HOLIDAY SIGN-UPS: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 320 W. Second St., Berwick. Clothing Giveaway: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Agape, 19 E. Seventh St.,...
Published on October 17, 2019 - Page 2
Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital Auxiliary Book Sale: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., hospital lobby. BERWICK SALVATION ARMY HOLIDAY SIGN-UPS: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 320 W....
Published on October 17, 2019 - Page 2
• Stillwater borough plans to enact an ordinance authorizing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement between Benton and Stillwater for Benton to...
Published on October 17, 2019 - Page 2
1933: Albert Einstein arrived in the United States as a refugee from Nazi Germany. 1973: Arab oil-producing nations announced they would begin...
Published on October 17, 2019 - Page 2
• Actress Felicity Jones, 36. • Actor-comedian Norm Macdonald, 56. • Country singer Alan Jackson, 61. • Actor-singer Bill Hudson, 70. • Actor...
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 2
1916: Planned Parenthood had its beginnings as Margaret Sanger and her sister, Ethel Byrne, opened the first birth control clinic in Brooklyn, New...
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 2
• Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper, 27. • Singer John Mayer, 42. • Actress Kellie Martin, 44. • Singer Wendy Wilson (Wilson...
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 2
Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital Auxiliary Book Sale: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., hospital lobby. Senior Caregiver Support Forum: Bloomsburg Senior Center, 229 W....
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 2
• Fairmount Township has a track loader, truck with ploe, dump truck, boom mower and other equipment for sale by bid. • EZ Storage plans to sell the...
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 20
Club donates book in honor of member BERWICK — The Oct. 7 meeting of the 20th Century Delphians of Berwick, held at the Berwick Golf Club, featured...
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 20
Evangelical offers support groups LEWISBURG — Evangelical Community Hospital has scheduled these support groups for November: • Saturday, Nov. 2,...
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 20
BLOOMSBURG — On Oct. 5 at the Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273, the following veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow...
Published on October 16, 2019 - Page 20
White coats BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University held its sixth annual Nursing White Coat ceremony on Sept. 14 at Haas Center for the Arts on campus....