Nearly 10 months after securing its location in Towanda, and now with a double-door expansion to accommodate the vast number of food items it provides to those in need, the Child Hunger Outreach Partners organization was welcomed with a ribbon cutting at its Elizabeth Street location on Wednesday.


WYSOX – Bradford Towne Center in Wysox will soon be losing another store as Kmart will be permanently closing its doors by December, according to a recent article in USA Today.

State Rep. Clint Owlett (R-68) presented Jim Collins with a citation from the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in recognition of his 50 years as an insurance agent and owner of Jim Collins Insurance in Alba.

The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of Mooney’s Sports Bar and Grill with a ribbon cutting recently. The newest “Home of the Mac n’ Cheese” is located at 506 S. Elmira St. in Athens Borough. Officials with the borough, the Athens Business Association and state Rep. …

The success rate for insurance agents sits at a single 1 percent; most individuals don’t make it three years in the business. Jim Collins of Alba however has just celebrated 50 years selling insurance, attributing the secrets to his success as good old hard work, friendliness and integrity.

ATHENS TOWNSHIP — With kids off from school in the summer, it can be tough to keep them busy.


The Towanda Riverfest Committee welcomed sponsors to Pickering Winery Wednesday evening as part of an annual tradition showing appreciation for their support. Pictured are committee members, from left (bottom row) Mary Ann Harris, Dalton Maynard, Lori Kingsley, (top row) Kim Benjamin, Bill R…

Todd B. Thorp, Deirdre Gallahue Thorp, Donald J. Harkness and Betty Lou Harkness to Brent E. Sauers and Codie Sauers of Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania, for property in Springfield Township for $119,080.

The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce welcomed Williams Lubricants to its new home with a ribbon cutting recently. The remodeled and updated building at 25 King Road in Athens Township includes facilities to better accommodate delivery and customer pick-up. The ribbon cutting helped kick of…

The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce welcomed Hemp Geek of Waverly to the community with a ribbon cutting Wednesday. Located at 332 Broad St. in Waverly, Hemp Geek provides a variety of CBD options with extensively trained staff. GVCC and Hemp Geek officials were joined by representatives …

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced the availability of $1 million in grant funding to Pennsylvania small businesses and farmers for energy efficiency, pollution prevention, and natural resource protection projects through the Small Business Advantage grant program.

Peter J. Quattrini Sr. Estate, Peter Joseph Quattrini Jr., and Peter Joseph Quattrini Jr. Administrator to William Clark II and Rebecca Clark of Sayre for property in Sayre Borough First Ward for $170,000.

In the midst of the July heat, forces arrived from Valley Energy to landscape Bradford County Humane Society’s grounds for the benefit of the dogs and cats last week. The drainage of the shelter had become a concern, and the woods path had become unusable due to fallen trees and brush growth.

Kicking off the Athens Street Fair Friday, Civil and Environmental Consultants, Inc. officially cut the ribbon on its new facility on North Main Street in Athens Borough. The ceremony was attended by representatives of the company, the Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce, Athens Business Asso…

It’s been 40 years since Lawrence Beeman decided to change his A&W franchise over to a family restaurant featuring the recipes of his wife, Lillian, that wasn’t limited to just serving patrons during the warmer months.


Interior remodeling of Alparon Park’s Exhibit Hall 1 in Troy has been completed with the help of a donation of over 4,000 feet of “rough-cut white pine lumber” and labor by the Kingsley family, of Columbia Cross Roads, R. L. Kingsley Lumber of Milan and the Cummings Lumber Company of Troy, a…


SAYRE — Patients in the Guthrie Robert Packer Cancer Center in Sayre received a special gift on Wednesday from the Williams Subaru team for the third year in a row.

The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce recently presented the CHOICES Program with a $1,000 contribution from a portion of the proceeds of the 2018 Joe Wolf Memorial Golf Tournament held in May.

The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce recently awarded the 2019 Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce Joe Wolf Memorial Student Citizenship Awards to Athens graduate Donna Cardona, Sayre graduate John Spencer, and upcoming Waverly graduate Jordan Mente.