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  • By Wendy Post For The Review

On Thursday, May 17, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 9-11 Rolling Museum arrived at Hickories Park in Owego, New York, and was escorted from the Home Depot in Johnson City by the New York State Police, the Tioga County Sheriff’s Department, the Patriot Guard, and other patriotic riders.

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HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection will begin accepting grant applications to replace, repower, or retrofit fleet diesel-powered trucks, buses and other vehicles and equipment under the Pennsylvania State Clean Diesel Grant program. A portion of the funds av…

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MONTOURSVILLE — Next week, a contractor will begin placing an epoxy overlay on the Route 199 bridge spanning the railroad tracks just east of Route 220 in Athens Township, Bradford County. This work is part of a micro-surfacing project on multiple routes in the county.

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TROY — The sets have been broken down, scripts retired, and curtains long closed on Troy High School Drama Club’s spring production of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” The impact of the show however, did not stop after final curtain call and has now propelled the musical’s…

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SAYRE — Through the donations of over 20 families, a two-day yard sale was able to be held to help raise funds for the Happy Tails No-Kill Animal Shelter.

A new Dollar General store planned for South Creek Township will be able to carry a smaller parking footprint than required in Bradford County’s Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance due to concerns about the floodplain and nearby floodway.

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NORTH TOWANDA TOWNSHIP — The Bradford County Planning Commission took a first look at a new water treatment plant and related upgrades proposed for a 15-acre plot in North Towanda Township that is owned by the Towanda Municipal Authority.

McKinney Hill Road has been re-opened to the public, according to Athens Township Roadmaster Susan Seck. The roadway had been closed due to dangerous conditions caused by mud.

WYALUSING — Just before the start of Wyalusing’s May school board meeting, Wyalusing Superintendent Dr. Jason Bottiglieri delivered his State of the District address to staff, board members, students and the community in the Wyalusing Elementary school cafeteria on Monday evening.

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With 100 percent of precincts reporting as of Wednesday afternoon, the outcome of the 12th U.S. Congressional District Democratic primary between Judy Herschel of Susquehanna County and Marc Friedenberg of Centre County was still too close to call.

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ULSTER — The truck detour put in place to prevent vehicles exceeding 45 feet in length from using Bridge Street in Ulster Township has been lifted.

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For the second consecutive night, graduating seniors of the Athens Area School District were honored by the community for their achievements. On Tuesday evening, the Class of 2018's top achieving participants of extra-curricular activities were recognized. On Wednesday, the Class of 2018 was…

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TROY — No Bradford County student is far from a farm. With acres upon acres of corn fields, common crop of soybeans and family dairy operations across every part of the county, students are in close proximity to where food begins — but not all have a knowledge of what goes on inside those fa…

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Incumbent Republican Tom Marino bested Republican challenger Doug McLinko, a long-time Bradford County Commissioner, taking a little more than two-thirds of the vote for the party’s nomination for the 12th U.S. Congressional District Tuesday.

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Current Republican state Rep. Tina Pickett and Democratic Sullivan County Commissioner Donna Iannone faced no competition in their 110th District primaries, which served as more of a formality in advance of the November general election.

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More than 60 veterans from New York’s Southern Tier, and surrounding areas, flew to Washington, D.C. on Saturday with the non-profit, Twin Tiers Honor Flight, a part of the Honor Flight Network. The trip was free of charge for the veterans who served during World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam.

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On Tuesday, former business owner and long-time Bradford County Commissioner Doug McLinko will be challenging U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, a former Lycoming County Disrict Attorney and U.S. Attorney, in the Republican primary for the newly created 12th U.S Congressional District. Marino is seeking …

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NORTH TOWANDA — Families of residents of the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital Personal Care Home gathered to celebrate Mother’s Day with a Mother’s Day Social on Sunday. The home puts on a Mother’s Day social every year, but this is the first year families of residents were invited to join …

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With the reading of a proclamation Thursday, the Bradford County Commissioners signified their intention to join in with the Stepping Up Initiative for the May 16 National Stepping Up Day of Action. The goal is to raise awareness of those with mental illness in the jail system, which impacts…

RIGHT: Lindsey Leljedal and Seth Johnson were crowned king and queen of Towanda High School’s Sea of Dreams Prom Court on May 5. BELOW: Pictured, from left, (back row) are: Luke Tama, Katie Hackett, first runner-up Tyler Lambert, Cassidy Estelle, David Boardman, (middle row) Marin Bovier, La…

WYSOX — With a recent, almost constant flow of troubling news out of the dairy industry, county citizens could be tempted to view local agriculture through a clouded lens. Friday, however, held a showing of hope from Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding.

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HARRISBURG — State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) joined area veterans, their families and state officials Wednesday in Harrisburg for the opening ceremony of The Wall That Heals, a 375-foot-long replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial located in Washington, D.C.

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The Athens Township supervisors wish to advise residents of Athens Township that the burning ban will be lifted as of Friday, May 11.