July 23, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Bradford County marriage licenses, July 23, 2017

The following marriage licenses were recorded recently at the Bradford County Courthouse: Kyle R. Leljedal, 25, of New Albany to Kaitlyn Longcoy, 23, of New Albany Colby R. Randall, 38, of Ulster to Jody M. More...

Birth announcements, July 23, 2017

A daughter, Berlina Rose, was born to Kyle and Toni Chapman of Sayre on July 6, 2017 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. A son, Ryder James was born to Deanna Bowman and Scott Dashler of Lockwood, N.Y. More...

Glancing backward, July 23, 2017

Today is Sunday, July 23, the 204th day of 2017. There are 161 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Glancing Backward, July 22, 2017

Today is Saturday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2017. There are 162 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On July 22, 1942, the Nazis began transporting Jews from the Warsaw Ghetto to the Treblinka concentration camp. More...

Overturned trailer causes Route 6 detour

BURLINGTON — A trailer overturned in Burlington Friday, prompting a detour to be set up for motor vehicles to bypass Route 6.  More...

Dairy Promotion to give milk and cookies to lucky business

TROY — The Bradford County Alternate Dairy Princesses will be thanking local businesses for their support of area agriculture by giving them a chance to win milk and cookies for their office during next week’s Troy Fair.  More...

Casey, Marino among PPC 2017 Champions for Children Award recipients

Bipartisan group of federal policymakers honored for commitment to kids

$ID/[None]0000LightBlue@body type_FS:Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children was in Washington, D.C. this week to present 2017 Champions for Children awards to nearly a dozen Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. More...

Glancing Backward, July 21, 2017

Today is Friday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2017. There are 163 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 21, 1925, the so-called "Monkey Trial" ended in Dayton, Tennessee, with John T. More...

Bradford County maintenance activity

PennDOT’s maintenance schedule for the week of July 24: • SR 4019: Iron Mine Road, Columbia Township, bridge replacement and shoulder cutting • SR 2032: Leisure Drive Road, Wysox Township, replace pipes and cleaning ditch and patching   More...

Glancing Backward, July 20, 2017

Today is Thursday, July 20, the 201st day of 2017. There are 164 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History:  More...

Seven join Troy team for new term

TROY — Troy Area School District has begun gearing up for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year, hiring six new professional contract employees, bidding one goodbye, and filling the principal position at the Junior/Senior High School.   More...

Making more than just a birdhouse

TROY — Hammers knocked loudly against thick pieces of light colored wood at the Bradford County Library Wednesday night, a very out-of-sorts occurrence contrasting the usual silence of such a location. More...

A different kind of donation

Chickens hatched at personal care home produce eggs, eggs donated to T.A.C.O

NORTH TOWANDA — What began as an embryology project by the Bradford County Extension Office for the residents of the Personal Care Home at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital, has resulted in the donation of nearly 30-dozen eggs to Towanda Area Christi More...

PA Turnpike Commission approves 6 percent toll increase for 2018

New rates, to benefit toll highways and public transit statewide, take effect Jan. 8.

HARRISBURG — At its bimonthly meeting, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) approved a 6 percent toll increase for both E-ZPass and cash customers. The increase is set to take effect at 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 7, 2018.  More...

Glancing Backward, July 19, 2017

Today is Wednesday, July 19, the 200th day of 2017. More...

Baker reminds women of free mammograms through the state's HealthyWoman Program

HARRISBURG — Free clinical breast exams, mammograms and follow-up exams for qualifying women are available through the state’s HealthyWoman Program, announced state Rep. Matt Baker (R-68).  More...

Guthrie to hold Prescription Take Back Day in Sayre

SAYRE — On July 19, Guthrie will host a Prescription Take Back Day at the Clinic Pharmacy in Sayre. During the event, from 9 a.m. More...

Glancing Backward, July 18, 2017

Today is Tuesday, July 18, the 199th day of 2017. There are 166 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 18, 1947, President Harry S. More...

MU recognized as part of Colleges of Distinction for third consecutive year

MANSFIELD — Mansfield University has been named as one of the nation’s Colleges of Distinction for the third consecutive year.   More...

Towanda Municipal Authority's new wells produce good quality water, recent tests have shown

TOWANDA — Testing of the Towanda Municipal Authority’s two new municipal wells on the former Fred Roberts property in North Towanda Township is confirming that they produce good quality water, Towanda Municipal Authority officials said.  More...

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