August 19, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Construction postponed on state Route 154 bridge project in Forks Township

Sullivan County bridge to be replaced as part of public-private partnership

MONTOURSVILLE — Construction for the Route 154 bridge, which spans Double Run in Forks Township, Sullivan County, has been postponed to 2018. More...

Glancing Backward, Aug. 19, 2017

Today is Saturday, Aug. 19, the 231st day of 2017. More...

Safe Transitions to hold open house

CANTON — Safe Transitions, a Canton based organization aimed at aiding in children’s emotional wellness, has prepared to hold a joint open house with a local counseling service for community members at the end of August. More...

Western Bradford offers options for sport passes

Fall sport teams are entering crunch time around western Bradford County as Troy and Canton athletes approach the last practice week before the official start of the season. More...

Glancing Backward, Aug. 18, 2017

Today is Friday, Aug. 18, the 230th day of 2017. There are 135 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. More...

Canton Area SD enacts athletic cutting policy

CANTON — The 2017-2018 school year could hold changes in Canton High School’s athletic program, as the Board of Education has implemented a cutting policy the district hasn’t used in over 10 years.   More...

PennDOT's Bradford County maintenance activity

PennDOT's maintenance schedule for the week of Aug. More...

Time won't tire Tails: No kill animal shelter keeps building after 13 years

TOWANDA — Many dreams are said to be built on “blood, sweat and tears,” but nowhere in that description does it list how long they take. More...

Riverfest opens in Towanda

TOWANDA — As the 30th Annual Riverfest opened in downtown Towanda at 5:45 p.m. on Thursday, there were overcast skies that threatened rain. But as of 7:30 p.m. More...

Northeast school board prepares for opening day

ORWELL TOWNSHIP — The Northeast Bradford School Board brought back a previously furloughed employee and addressed other issues as it prepared for the upcoming school year during its regular monthly meeting Monday.  More...

PennDOT: Battle Creek Road opening Aug. 28

MONTOURSVILLE — Flood repair work on Route 1055 (Battle Creek Road) between Arnold Road/North Orwell Road in Rome Township and Waterman Road in Windham Township, Bradford County, is expected to be completed by Monday, Aug. 28. More...

Glancing Backward, Aug. 17, 2017

Today is Thursday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2017. There are 136 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. More...

Cole Street closed for paving project

Athens Township will be starting the Cole Street paving project on Friday, Aug. 18, weather permitting. The projected timetable for this will be milling and rolling-in on Friday, Aug. 18, base coat on Monday, Aug. More...

Warden: Bradford County needs a mental health diversion program

WEST BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP — Recently, a homeless man was incarcerated in the Bradford County jail for 20 days for swearing in public, the Bradford County jail warden said.  More...

Troy bags top Safe Sports School award

TROY — This year, Troy Area School District has reason to celebrate Trojan athletics even before the first whistles, kickoffs or volleys of the fall take place; thanks to earning a “Safe School Award” through the National Athletic Trainers Associatio More...

Glancing Backward, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 16, the 228th day of 2017. There are 137 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. More...

Warriors work toward walking path

CANTON — Canton School District Board of Education began discussion in August of a long term goal to create a walking path bordering the district’s campus for community use.   More...

Bradford Co. Planning Commission reviews plans for personal care home

TOWANDA — The Bradford County Planning Commission on Tuesday reviewed an application for a conditional use permit for the proposed eight-bed Eden Hills personal care home in Athens Township. However, Bradford County Planning Director Matt Willia More...

Glancing Backward, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 15, the 227th day of 2017. There are 138 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. More...

Merrill Parkway to be shut down for Riverfest

TOWANDA — Starting at 10 a.m. More...

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