As record-high temperatures and heat watches and warnings exist across the state today through Monday, Governor Tom Wolf is asking all Pennsylvanians to heed advice to stay informed, aware and take precautions against heat-related illnesses. Temperatures in the 90s, combined with high humidi…

The Liberty Lutheran Parish Picnic is Sunday, July 21. Come to the Liberty Ballpark for worship at 10 a.m. and stay for a community meal. Bring a dish to pass, if able; hot dogs and beverage will be provided.

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Head Coach John Shaffer and the Mansfield University women’s soccer team have an upcoming College ID Clinic scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 10 at Karl Van Norman Field. Registration is now open f…

Each month, First Citizens Community Bank employees go casual for a cause, trading their business suits for blue jeans, and donating from their own pockets to help local families in need when medical bills are piling up, or one of their neighbors faces tragedy. In May, bank employees donated…

It can sometimes be difficult to get kids outdoors for exercise when the weather is harsh, says Jennifer Jewell, a physical therapist in Jefferson Township. That’s one of the main reasons she enrolled her three children in the iXL Rehab, Exercise and Wellness Center’s Excel Sports Performance youth camp.

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.

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Power has been restored to 13,000 customers in Brooklyn, but around 40,000 others across New York City are still without power early Monday as temperatures remained high overnight and rain clouds loomed over the city. (July 22)

I heard a funny bit last week on my favorite Saturday morning radio show, NPR’s “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me.” It seems that several cities in the country — no surprise that NYC is one — are experimenting with using citizen volunteers to report on parking, illegal idling and other vehicle-relate…