The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation recently announced an increase in statewide traffic deaths in 2018 to 1,190 from the record low of 1,137 in 2017.
Julie Hall, principal, has announced that the following students, grades six through 12, have been recognized for academic achievement during the fourth nine-week grading period at the Oswayo Valley Middle/High School, Shinglehouse. Students named to the High Honor Roll have maintained an av…
Implementing the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s stormwater rules is challenging and expensive, leaders from Pennsylvania’s boroughs, municipalities, townships and counties told lawmakers this week.
Pennsylvania’s General Assistance Program, repealed in 2012 and then resurrected last year by the state Supreme Court, saw legislation advance Wednesday afternoon that would once again remove it from the lengthy menu of public aid that the state offers.
Five Pennsylvania corrections officers have filed suit against their union, arguing that they should be able to withdraw as members and no longer have to pay dues.
Taxpayer Protection Act advanced by committee
State police at Coudersport have charged Scott Luce, 35, of Genesee, with theft after he allegedly embezzled $93,000 from the Genesee Fire and Ambulance Department between June 2017 and June 2018, when he served as the department treasurer.
In the last year, we’ve all heard about or read that hunters want a Saturday deer opener. To me, it makes little difference, but really makes me question what changing things for one more day of deer hunting will actually accomplish.
This was to be mentioned last week, but I must have had a senior moment. The KTA Trail-Care, June 20-23 is on the Mid-State Trail, Tioga Region.
Hills Creek State Park
Media Day for the 2019 Big 30 All-Star Charities Classic was held on June 9, featuring a strong contingent of recent Coudersport High School graduates who helped lead the Falcons to the 2018 D…
G2 Gymnastics of Shinglehouse recently traveled to Philadelphia for the USA Gymnastics Level 4 PA State Championships hosted by Somerton Gymnastics.
If you’ve ever been a pet parent you know animals love to explore and taste just about everything in their path. Unfortunately, there are things at home that our furry friends shouldn’t eat. In fact, according to the ASPCA in 2018, the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) received an average of 1,200 calls daily and assisted 266,554 animals.
Once again, millennials — anyone born between 1981 and 1996 — are in the news. This time, unbeknownst to them, it’s a plea for help.
According to the Oxford Dictionary, a boundary is defined as “a line that marks the limits of an area.” In more straightforward terms, it’s the line you clearly draw so that others know not to cross it. Boundaries are essential to healthy relationships, whether that’s among friends, within the workplace or in a romantic partnership.
Root canals and comedy clubs. It’s true that one is significantly more pleasant than the other, but they share the same goal: To put a smile on your face. There is another commonality. Both are among the patient services at Brockport Smiles, a dental office with a fresh approach to patient care and oral health.
What do Sigmund Freud, Prince, Janis Joplin and Pennsylvania-bred rapper Mac Miller all have in common? They all died from an opioid overdose.
President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sought to demonstrate a united front Thursday in the uphill effort to get a replacement for the North American Free Trade Agreement over the finish line. (June 20)
In the June 3-10 double issue of “Time” magazine, there is an amazing photo of Air Force One, on the ground in Montoursville. Donald Trump is poised in the doorway, like a debutante ready to descend the stairway to a party arranged for one. There is a crowd in the foreground, dozens of hands…
Just over a year ago, President Trump and his health secretary, Alex Azar, stood in the Rose Garden at the White House and told the American people they were going to start putting American patients first and lower prescription drug prices. The President announced a bold blueprint that would…
In the winter of 1964-5, I worked for a non-profit social service agency, and lived with an African-American family in South Philadelphia, not too far from Center City. It was one of Philadelphia”s more integrated neighborhood, with “black” blocks intermingled with “white” ones.