LEWISBURG – The American Red Cross North Central PA Chapter received a $10,000 grant from the Southern Tier Community Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania.
LEWISBURG — The National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine will perform works by Poleva, Shostakovich and Schumann at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at the Weis Center.
HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania has paid off $2.8 billion in bonds it issued in 2012 to retire a post-recession unemployment compensation debt that businesses owed to the federal government, state officials said this week.
MILTON — History buffs and railroad enthusiasts packed the library at the Milton Area High School Sunday afternoon for the first installment of this year’s Milton Historical Society’s lecture series, “How the Narrow Gauge Railroads Transformed Life in the White Deer Valley in the Early 20th …
MILTON — First Lt. Amos Rhoads, of Milton, was killed in a brave advance on Confederate troops June 27, 1863, in Shelbyville, Tenn., when many area veterans serving with the famed 7th Pa. Cavalry were in heated battle during the Civil War.
TURBOTVILLE — In between dancing across the stage and sitting behind the wheel of realistic-looking car, the cast members of an upcoming musical production took time out to praise their parents and school staff for making the production possible.
Susquehanna Community Bank donated $2,500 to the Milton Panther Education Foundation through the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation and the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program. Through this donation, the Milton Middle School was able to purchase drone equipment and items …
Juliana Oliveri, Kids of the Kingdom Day School student, enjoyed a run through a gymnastics course on Sports Day. Kids got to sample eight activities at stations set up by volunteers.
Six-year-old Gavin McWilliams, center, on Friday presented a $388 donation to Bethany United Methodist Church, Milton, to assist with fire-restoration efforts. Accepting the donation were Cindy Mohr, left, chairperson of the church leadership team, and Pastor Bill McNeal, right. The church w…
HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate rose in December for the fourth straight month, as payrolls shrank and the labor force hit another record high.
MILL HALL — After being placed on suspension, a former Milton Area High School basketball coach was quickly reinstated to his position as a boys varsity basketball coach at the Bucktail Area High School.
LEWISBURG — Central Susquehanna Fire and Emergency Services (CSFES) board members recently got a look at the William Cameron Engine Company (WCEC) budget and a capital expense projection.
HARRISBURG — With budget season approaching, Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is developing a plan to help deal with aging school buildings plagued by environmental problems, including lead paint and asbestos insulation, his office said.
RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced this week that The Patton Logistics Group, of Milton, will invest $12 million to establish a new logistics and warehousing operation in the New River Valley Commerce Park in Pulaski County.
MILTON — Milton Borough Council is continuing to evaluate the possibility of enacting an ordinance which could allow the borough to assume responsibility for enforcing noise violations at Milton businesses licensed through the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB).
Lewisburg Sunrise Rotary Club member Marty Gates received her Paul Harris Fellow plus-7 pin with two rubies at a recent meeting. The Paul Harris designation means she has donated $8,000 to the Rotary International Foundation. The Paul Harris Fellow recognition acknowledges individuals who co…
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SUNBURY — A status conference for a Shamokin woman accused of punching Magisterial District Judge John Gembic III in the face and backing her Jeep into his truck while being under the influence of alcohol was continued Wednesday until March 5.
WILLIAMSPORT — A federal judge has found a Sunbury psychologist in contempt of court and sanctioned more than $9,500 for “defying” a subpoena and court order.
LEWISBURG — Pennsylvania Albright Care Services, which operates RiverWoods in Lewisburg and Normandie Ridge in York has affiliated with Asbury Communities.
MILTON — Occasional laughter echoed through the halls of Baugher Elementary School Thursday as first-grade students paid close attention as members of the school board spoke about their service on the board and their careers.
LEWISBURG — Lewisburg Area School District directors learned Thursday night that an increasing number of elementary students were coming to school with social and emotional needs which had yet to be addressed.
MILTON — A 2005 graduate of the Milton Area High School survived taking mortar fire in Iraq, and he’s now engaged in an even bigger battle.
Pennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai will not run for re-election, the Republican announced Thursday, in a critical election year when Democrats are aiming to take control of the chamber.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Friday released a report on a hard landing of a helicopter 9:45 a.m. Aug. 25 at the Northumberland County Airport.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. David Rowe (R-85) announced that his House Bill 2178, which is part of a package of bills aimed at combatting human trafficking, passed the House unanimously.
MILTON — It’s not long after the sports department closes up shop late at night, or early in the morning, that the editorial department steps in and starts the process of bringing you your daily newspaper at The Standard-Journal. It’s a process that’s changed quite a bit over 130 years, but …
From left, Jonah Snyder was recognized as the Rotary Student of the Month for December by Milton Area High School Principal Andrew Rantz during Tuesday’s school board meeting.
Jess Novinger, right, Milton Borough manager, spoke to the Milton Lions Club at a recent meeting concerning ‘the state of the borough.’ She has been borough manager since June 24, having replaced Chuck Beck. Novinger reviewed major projects currently underway in Milton. Full funding should s…
A number of local dignitaries gathered Tuesday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony in front of the Milton Public Library’s Carriage House. The house was recently renovated with the help of a $68,000 United States Department of Agriculture grant. From left, Tea Jay Aikey, Central PA Chamber of Comm…
Penn Garvin and Doug Orbaker, volunteers for La Escuelita, a kindergarten and elementary school in Managua, Nicaragua, visited with members of the Kiwanis Club of Buffalo Valley/Lewisburg. They provided an update of conditions, progress, and concerns related to the school, since the Kiwanis …
Susquehanna Community Bank donated $1,000 to the James V. Brown Library through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program. From left, Krysia Ziegler, community banking officer; Kristin Caringi, CFO, James V. Brown Library; and Mike Loeh, assistant vice president, commercial relat…
HARRISBURG – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) this week will outline proposed changes to its internal policy on ATV trails on state forest lands to the Conservation and Natural Resources Advisory Council for public comment.
MILTON — A capital campaign which could bring in between $1 and $1.5 million to support the athletics, arts, health and wellness, and career and technical education in the Milton Area School District was recently launched in what’s being described as a “quiet phase.”
HARRISBURG (AP) — A Pennsylvania judge on Tuesday lifted a month-old halt to police seizures of a prominent brand of cash-paying video machines while the courts consider whether the devices are legal under state law.