April 25, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Glancing Backward, April 25, 2017

Today is Tuesday, April 25, the 115th day of 2017. More...

Plans for 56-unit Sayre Gardens apartment building move forward again

TOWANDA — The plans for the proposed 56-unit Sayre Gardens apartment building, which would be constructed at 340 Chemung St. in Sayre, are moving forward again.  More...

Glancing Backward, April 24, 2017

Today is Monday, April 24, the 114th day of 2017. More...

Marriage licenses, April 23, 2017

Ryker J. Packard, 23, of Gillett to Sheila M. Shedden, 24, of Gillett Scott A. Schrader, 34, of Towanda to Valerie M. Bennici, 36, of Towanda Christopher Burns, 30, of Elmira, N.Y., to Alisha Keegan, 27, of Elmira, N.Y. Douglas M. More...

Glancing Backward, April 23, 2017

Today is Sunday, April 23, the 113th day of 2017. More...

Spelling bee brings out BCLS's best

TOWANDA — The first two divisions of competition went fairly quickly Saturday, but when it came to the Bradford County Library System’s youngest spelling bee participants, some might have questioned if the spelling was ever going to stop.  More...

More plants to process Marcellus gas could come to Pennsylvania

WYSOX TOWNSHIP — The $6 billion Shell ethane cracker plant, which is being built in Beaver County, is believed to be the largest private investment in Pennsylvania since World War II.  More...

Patton announces candidacy for Athens Area School Board

ATHENS TOWNSHIP — Former Athens Area School District speech therapist, Cathy Patton, has announced her candidacy for the Athens Area School District School Board. Patton joins current Board President Robert Fauver, Brian Heffron, Dave Sheppeck a More...

Glancing Backward, April 22, 2017

Today is Saturday, April 22, the 112th day of 2017. There are 253 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 22, 1864, Congress authorized the use of the phrase “In God We Trust” on U.S. More...

Brainstorming session identifies issues that could be addressed by Bradford County's comprehensive plan

TOWANDA — Youth leaving Bradford County after they graduate from high school and not moving back. A lack of high-speed Internet that is needed by businesses. A limited amount of certain types of housing, such as retirement communities for t More...

Earth Day: Wolf administration encourages Pennsylvanians to 'Pick it up, PA!'

Cleanup events taking place across the state of Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG — In honor of Earth Day, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Acting Secretary Patrick McDonnell and Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. More...

TIS gearing up for end-of-the-year open house

TROY — The Troy Intermediate School is trying something different with its annual open house that will shine the spotlight more on student achievements from throughout the year.  More...

PennDOT's Bradford County maintenance activity announced

PennDOT’s maintenance schedule for the week of April 24: • SR 2015: North Street, Terry Township, ditch cleaning • SR 2024: Liberty Corners Road, Towanda and Monroe townships, shoulder stabilization • SR 0014: Troy Borough, deposition More...

Glancing Backward, April 20, 2017

Today is Thursday, April 20, the 110th day of 2017. There are 255 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History:  More...

Bradford County commissioners hear about local Earth Day celebration, issue proclamations

At their most recent meeting, the Bradford County commissioners heard about plans for the upcoming Earth Day celebration in Wysox Township and issued several proclamations.  More...

Pickett leads discussion on air ambulance issues

HARRISBURG — Responding to situations in which local residents have received bills in the tens of thousands of dollars for air ambulance services, Rep. More...

Glancing Backward, April 19, 2017

Today is Wednesday, April 19, the 109th day of 2017. There are 256 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History:  More...

One lifeflighted following two-vehicle crash in Monroe Township

MONROE TOWNSHIP — An individual was transported by emergency medical helicopter to a hospital in the region following a two-vehicle crash Sunday on state Route 414 in Monroe Township, the chief of the Monroe Hose Company said.  More...

Glancing Backward, April 18, 2017

Today is Tuesday, April 18, the 108th day of 2017. There are 257 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On April 18, 1942, during World War II, an air squadron from the USS Hornet led by Lt. Col. James H. More...

Contractor approved for resurfacing in Wyalusing Borough

WYALUSING BOROUGH — Six streets in Wyalusing Borough are slated for resurfacing this summer. During a special meeting Monday, the Wyalusing Borough Council voted for Vestal Asphalt of Vestal, N.Y., to handle the work at a cost of $49,032.08.&nbs More...

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