September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Local

NEB receives $10,000 grant for aquaponics lab

As part of Masonto's Rural Education Fund

ORWELL TWP. — The Northeast Bradford School District was the recipient of a $10,000 grant from the America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund for the construction of an aquaponics program at the high school.  More...

Monroe Boro to get a website

MONROE BOROUGH — The Monroe Borough government will be getting a website. At its meeting on Monday, the Monroe Borough Council approved borough employee Laura Hewitt's proposal to create a website for the borough at an annual cost of $150.  More...

Wysox supervisors approve lease for $517K addition

WYSOX — At their most recent meeting, the Wysox Township supervisors took another step toward constructing a $517,000 addition — which will house township offices and a meeting room for township boards — onto the Wysox Fire Hall. The supervisors More...

Glancing Backward, Sept. 13, 2017

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 13, the 256th day of 2017. There are 109 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. More...

Housing Authority awarded safety and security grant

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently announced that the Bradford County Housing Authority was one of only 25 authorities in the country awarded a grant to upgrade security in their buildings located in Canton.  More...

Glancing Backward, Sept. 12, 2017

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2017. There are 110 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Towanda School Board rates superintendent, discusses some large class sizes

TOWANDA — The Towanda School Board on Monday released an evaluation of the district superintendent, decided to move forward with refinancing a bond issue, and heard about some class sizes with relatively high enrollments.  More...

Glancing Backward, Sept. 11, 2017

Today is Monday, Sept. 11, the 254th day of 2017. There are 111 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. More...

Bradford County Marriage Licenses, Sept. 10, 2017

The following marriage licenses were recorded recently at the Bradford County Courthouse: Ethan Elsbree, 26, of Sayre to Adrielle Blemle, 25, of Sayre Kenneth W. Gillie, 36, of Athens to Kelcey L. More...

Glancing Backward, Sept. 10, 2017

Today is Sunday, Sept. 10, the 253rd day of 2017. There are 112 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 10, 1813, an American naval force commanded by Oliver H. More...

PennDOT's Bradford County maintenance activity announced

PennDOT’s maintenance schedule for the week of Sept. More...

Taking steps for their buddies

Down syndrome awareness event to debut in Larnard-Hornbrook County Park

The inaugural Walk for Our Buddies event will be held at 10 a.m. on Oct. 7 at the Larnard-Hornbrook County Park in Sheshequin Township. Registration starts at 9 a.m. More...

Review Roundup

Central Bradford Trick-or-treat hours set for Towanda Borough The trick-or-treat hours for Towanda Borough will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31. More...

Glancing Backward, Sept. 9, 2017

Today is Saturday, Sept. 9, the 252nd day of 2017. There are 113 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

New Albany fire chief injured in fall

ALBANY TOWNSHIP — New Albany Fire Chief Mike Epler was transported to a local hospital after he was accidentally injured in a fall Thursday on his father’s property in Albany Township. Mike Epler’s father, Larry Epler, said the accident occurre More...

Glancing Backward, Sept. 8, 2017

Today is Friday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2017. There are 114 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Doupe and Innes appointed to borough boards

TOWANDA — At its meeting this week, the Towanda Borough Council made two appointments to borough boards. The council voted 7-0 to appoint Kevin Doupe of Elliott Street to a seat on the Towanda Borough Planning Commission. The seat that Dou More...

Competitive fun in Rome Park

NRCS seniors welcome Serve Inc. for day of games

ROME — Rome Park was especially festive midday Thursday as Serve Inc. and some North Rome Christian School students brought several participants to the grounds for a day of friendly competition.  More...

Extension granted for summer road projects

ROME — M.R. More...

$100K slated for improvements to Wysox boat launch

WYSOX — At a public hearing on Thursday, two local residents said they were concerned and surprised about the township’s plan to add new facilities — including a pavilion, additional parking, restrooms and variety of recreational facilities — to the More...

Poll

Should the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program be terminated?