MANSFIELD — The Department of Environmental Protection will host a public meeting at the Mansfield borough meeting room next month to hear concerns about flooding in the borough.
In a story about fundraising efforts for the Lawrenceville Fire Department in last week’s Free Press, there were a number of erros: Shannon Stone is not a member of the Lawrenceville Fire Department yet, but she has applied to become a socil member. Cassie Hugic’s name was misspelled, and th…
At 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30, master storyteller Jonathan Kruk will give a live, theatrical performance as he presents a behind-the-scenes look at the history of the ghostly tales in Washington Irving’s “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.”
The Northern Tier Industry and Education Consortium received a $3,520 grant from the Tree House Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania.
The Pennsylvania Heritage Festival, set for Sept. 21 and 22 on the grounds of the Heritage Village and Farm Museum, Troy, will exhibit Bradford/Sullivan County’s entry in the International Master Gardner Conference.
The Eighth Annual Harger Utility Charity sporting clay tournament will be held Saturday, Sept. 7 at the Thunder Ridge Sporting Clays Center in Middlebury Center. The entries for participants are closed, with the registration of 41 teams of four people each.
Liquor enforcement officers from the state police, Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement in Tioga and other north central counties, will be working with local and state police to target underage drinking in around campuses, including Mansfield University around the start of the fall 2019 semester.
State Rep. Clint Owlett is co-hosting an Enhanced Concealed Carry Event with Rep. Tina Pickett on Thursday, Sept. 12, at 6 p.m. at the Troy Sale Barn, 50 Ballard St. in Troy.
Blossburg Memorial Library’s senior yoga classes have begun on Tuesdays for 10 weeks starting Aug. 13 at 9 a.m. All levels welcome; while the class focuses on seniors, others who feel their health will benefit may attend.
Fun was had at the Tioga County Fair in Whitneyville, decent weather and great attendance was reported especially on senior day and at the derby demolitions. Congratulations to all Roseville area participates who won ribbons in several departments/categories.
Tioga County sportsmen have been holding Youth Field Day for 25 years and marked the milestone at the event held Aug. 17 at the Ives Run Recreation Area on Tioga-Hammond Lakes.
U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, is among 14 House Democrats and one Republican named in an ethics complaint filed Thursday with the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) alleging they proposed a “quid pro quo arrangement” with a Las Vegas casino executive.
Oversight of two critical infrastructure systems – power lines and pipelines – is exclusively in the hands of a Pennsylvania agency, the state’s highest court ruled this week.
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey visited the Lehigh Valley late Wednesday afternoon, holding a town hall meeting at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem.
Two Pennsylvania lawmakers are eyeing stricter criminal justice measures after recent violent incidents in the commonwealth.
The state beer excise taxes in Pennsylvania ranked in a tie for 46th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.
After being announced that the Wellsboro homecoming football game against Wyalusing was being moved from Oct. 18 to Oct. 19, the homecoming game has been moved once again.
After coming in second place last week at the Coudersport Invitational, the Wellsboro golf team came on strong in their first NTL action of the season. Ty Morral had an outstanding outing, sho…
After winning districts last year for the first time in 37 years, the Wellsboro golf team came into this season with very high expectations as well as confidence.
In the first live action for the Wellsboro Hornets football team, they looked very tough, playing good defense against a very talented Loyalsock team. After giving up a big run on their first …
Senior Cam Tennis announced on July 25 that he will continue his track career this upcoming season as a member of the Bloomsburg University Track & Field team.
A new grant program, to help with the costs of inspection and certification requirements for businesses that meet the federal definition of “very small meat processor,” is now available, said Rep. Clint Owlett, a member of the House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee.
WELLSBORO — Cunningham Stauring & Associates Inc. celebrated the opening of its third office with a ribbon cutting on Aug. 13.
Singer Miley Cyrus, former President Bill Clinton and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres are among the celebrities who’ve adopted a plant-based diet. Athlete Novak Djokovic, who recently won the men’s singles at this year’s Wimbledon tennis tournament, is the latest celeb catching waves over his plant diet.
Venturing into research on electronic nicotine
Traversing the twists and turns of the waterslide, perfecting your form on the diving board, and testing your cunning at a game of Marco Polo. These are just a few of the ways to steer clear of boredom and ensure a fun day at the pool.
It turns out that mindfulness — the practice of being fully aware of the present moment — can taste pretty good.
There are several well-known factors that contribute to aging: smoking, stress, sun exposure and genetics, among them. But what you may not realize is what you put on your plate can also cause you to look beyond your year.