February 17, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Canton holds second Career Cafe

CANTON — Students and business representatives from the Canton community got to talk shop Thursday afternoon during the second career luncheon held at Canton Area Elementary School. Fourth graders at the school spoke with 12 professionals from t More...

Troy High School preparing for rock and roll musical Aida

Troy High School is getting ready for a different type of musical this year. The high school theater program will perform Aida, a musical based on the opera by Giuseppe Verdi and given a more modern musical revision by Elton John and Tim Rice.&n More...

Correction, Feb. 17, 2017

Time clarified The Empty Bowl Project, a soup dinner featuring handmade bowls, begins at noon and goes until 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19 at the Towanda American Legion. The event benefits Grace Connection.  More...

Glancing Backward, Feb. 17, 2017

Today is Friday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2017. There are 317 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. More...

Troy SD moves to make iPads available to students

Troy Area School District’s board of education voted Tuesday night to approve the purchase of several iPad tablets for students. Traci Gilliland, business administrator for the district, said they will be providing one-to-one iPads for students More...

Athens School District introduces mobile app

ATHENS — The Athens Area School District has introduced a mobile app for students, staff and community members to utilize. District Information Technology Director, Clint Nichols, presented the newly constructed app during a school board meeting More...

GE turbine super-load travel schedule announced

The super-load transporting the GE turbine that entered Bradford County last night is expected to spend four more days in transit.  More...

Sayre Borough reminds of recycling change

SAYRE — The Borough of Sayre would like to remind residents living in Zone No. 3 (Thursday trash collection route) that curbside recycling collection will not be conducted on Monday, Feb. 20, in observance of Presidents Day. More...

Glancing Backward, Feb. 16, 2017

Today is Thursday, Feb. 16, the 47th day of 2017. There are 318 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. More...

PennDOT urges drivers to use caution during winter weather

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Informational meeting to be held on course to train yoga teachers

SHESHEQUIN TOWNSHIP — An informational meeting will be held at the Vishva Gaytri Yogashram on a 200-hour course to train people to become yoga instructors. The meeting, which will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Feb. More...

Canton Borough to put roof repair project out to bid

CANTON — Members of Canton Borough Council voted to put their roof replacement project out to bid. Borough secretary Amy Seeley said the roof project would be paid for out of the borough’s Act 13 fund. The roof project, was initially brough More...

New leadership chosen for Canton Borough Council

CANTON — The Canton Borough Council now has a new president, vice president and council member following action taken at Monday’s meeting. Daryl Jannone was selected as council president, while Paige VanRyn was appointed vice president and Kurt More...

Glancing Backward, Feb. 14, 2017

Today is Tuesday, Feb. 14, the 45th day of 2017. There are 320 days left in the year. This is Valentine’s Day. Today’s Highlights in History: On Feb. More...

Towanda School District receives good audit report

TOWANDA — The independent audit conducted of the Towanda Area School District for the 2015-16 fiscal year uncovered no problems, according to the Corning, N.Y., firm that performed the audit. “There is nothing to be concerned about or worried ab More...

Glancing Backward, Feb. 13, 2017

Today is Monday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2017. There are 321 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. More...

Glancing Backward, Feb. 12, 2017

Today is Sunday, Feb. 12, the 43rd day of 2017. There are 322 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. More...

Glancing Backward, Feb. 11, 2017

Today is Saturday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2017. There are 323 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. More...

Bradford County Sheriff's Office is bringing active threat training to Bradford County

The Bradford County Sheriff’s Office and the ALICE Training Institute have teamed up to bring ALICE instructor training on April 10 and 11, to Western Alliance Emergency Services at 430 Canton St., Troy, Pa. More...

Canton SB talks state education budget

Canton superintendent Eric Briggs shared with the district the allocations for the education budget handed down from Harrisburg. Briggs said education saw a total $100 million increase, which would translate to the district as $60,000 for genera More...

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