September 26, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Improvements planned for Shores Sisters Farm Market

WYSOX TOWNSHIP — The owners of the Shores Sisters Farm Market in Wysox Township hope to begin construction this fall on a project that would install storm water management facilities on the property, which will help prevent water runoff fro More...

Community helping community

New Generation Church Water Races planned to help Kenyan community get new well

A Bradford County church will be bringing people together this weekend to make strides — some of which might end up a bit soggy — to help a village in Kenya.  More...

Revenue from Bradford County's room tax jumps 18 percent in the second quarter

TOWANDA — Revenue from Bradford County’s room tax increased by 18 percent in the second quarter of this year, which followed a smaller increase in room tax revenue in the first quarter, the executive director of the county’s tourism promoti More...

Masco Cabinetry plant remains open following Saturday's fire

ATHENS TOWNSHIP — Masco Cabinetry’s plant in Athens Township, where a fire occurred on Saturday, remains open, according to a press release issued by the company on Monday. The fire, which involved a large amount of hydraulic fluid, occurre More...

No cause determined yet for Masco Cabinetry fire

 ATHENS TOWNSHIP — No cause has been determined yet for Saturday’s fire at the Masco Cabinetry plant in Athens Township, which took approximately three hours to extinguish, the Athens Township fire chief said. The fire occurred in the More...

At Eastern Primitive Rendezvous, people live like they did centuries ago

SMITHFIELD TOWNSHIP — A lot of people pursue their love of history by reading books. But the approximately 700 people camped out this week at the 41st Annual Eastern Primitive Rendezvous in Smithfield Township not only share a love of More...

Bradford County marriage licenses, Sept. 21, 2017

The following marriage licenses were recorded recently at the Bradford County Courthouse: Jonluc Packard, 26, of Troy to Kiersten Saik, 20, of Troy   Matthew Pruyne, 31, of Towanda to Atasha Benedict, 28, of Towanda  &nb More...

Review Round Up, Sept. 24, 2017

Central Bradford Towanda High raises standards for National Honor Society The Towanda Area School District is raising the academic standard for its students to be admitted to the National Honor Society (NHS). Until now, students at Tow More...

Cards to care

Bradford Wyoming Literacy Program holds 5th annual bridge tournament

SAYRE — Cards played a key part in showing that Bradford County cares about literacy during Saturday’s Bridge for Literacy event in Sayre.  More...

Bradford County Democratic Party hosts annual fall picnic

TOWANDA — Unusually warm, sunny weather met the Bradford County Democratic Party at Larnard-Hornbrook County Park in Towanda for the party’s annual fall meal on Saturday. More...

Primitive times come back to Pennsylvania

MILAN — As many as 631 primitive camps made up of tents and teepees clustered across a field in Milan Saturday with cars parked even farther across the grounds. More...

Students, scripts and slippers

Young performers put on production of Cinderella

TROY — Lights and cameras focused in on the action of young local talent Saturday night in Troy’s Memorial Auditorium for the Missoula Children’s Theatre’s performance of Cinderella. Over 50 students from Bradford County took part in t More...

Hydraulic fluid involved in Masco Cabinetry fire

SAYRE — Groups of Masco Cabinetry workers sat under the shade of trees and stood in groups around the property Saturday afternoon as workers from multiple local fire companies worked to extinguish the blaze inside.  More...

Sayre man charged with firing shotgun in the direction of another male

MONROE TOWNSHIP — A 25-year-old Sayre man is facing aggravated assault charges after he fired a shotgun in the direction of a male individual on Thursday in Monroe Township, police said.  More...

B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. public hearing to be held

The Area Agency on Aging for the counties of Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna and Tioga will conduct a public hearing at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. More...

Wilcox re-certified as magisterial district judge

Successfully completes continuing education program

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Magisterial District Judge Jonathan M. Wilcox was again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania’s Unified Judicial System after successful completion recently of continuing legal education course work.  More...

Collision in Towanda Twp. involving bicycle, car sends one to hospital

TOWANDA TOWNSHIP — A female bicyclist was transported to Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital after she was involved in a collision with a car Friday evening on Bridge Street Hill Road in Towanda Township, authorities said.  More...

When the world comes to Wellsboro

Troy local hosts international work in second annual Endless Mountains Film Festival

WELLSBORO — Where in the world can one watch films from across the globe, waged into a central location, without purchasing a plane ticket? Would anyone guess Wellsboro? More...

PennDOT roadwork schedule

   Bradford County maintenance activity for the week of Sept. More...

Wolf administration encourages schools to register for 23rd Farm City Day

Free event at Farm Show Complex teaches agriculture to grade school students; registration deadline is Sept. 22

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

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Should the U.S. take military action against N. Korea if diplomatic efforts to curb its nuclear weapons program are exhausted and sanctions are not working?