August 2, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Glancing Backward, Aug. 2, 2017

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 2, the 214th day of 2017. There are 151 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. More...

Glancing Backward, Aug. 1, 2017

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 1, the 213th day of 2017. There are 152 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. More...

Operation Christmas in July calling all angels

Out with the old and in with the new. Bradford County Children and Youth Services is doing away with its Angel Tree program this year and launching a new one: Operation Christmas in July.  More...

Trails added at Mt. Pisgah County Park

WEST BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP — With the county’s permission, some additional trails have been added at Mt. More...

Bradford County marriage licenses, July 30, 2017

The following marriage licenses were recorded recently at the Bradford County Courthouse: Shane Northrup, 44, of Athens to Shannon Comereski, 44, of Athens Markus Schell, 22, of Wyalusing to Desiree Roof, 22, of Wyalusing Anthony R. More...

Glancing Backward, July 31, 2017

Today is Monday, July 31, the 212th day of 2017. More...

Glancing Backward, July 30, 2017

Today is Sunday, July 30, the 211th day of 2017. There are 154 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 30, 1942, President Franklin D. More...

The long road back: Frank Lindsey still mending from accident, still a leader

In a moment, the meeting will come to order. But this isn’t your usual government meeting room. No long tables. No flags. No maps hanging up or plaques boasting of the group’s achievements, no gavels. No fancy videoconference screen.  More...

Sayre mayor calls for extension of Brock Street one-way trial

Council approves Diahoga Trail proposal, municipal parking lot expansion

SAYRE — Sayre Borough Mayor Denny Thomas, has called for the 90-day trial of Brock Street being one-way to be extended. He stated that he wants to make sure the borough “dots the I’s and crosses the T’s” before the one-way becomes law.  More...

PennDOT's announces Bradford County maintenance activity

PennDOT’s maintenance schedule for the week of July 31: • SR 4019: Iron Mine Road, Columbia Township, bridge replacement • SR 1049: LeRaysville Road, Windham and Warren townships, flood work • Various routes: Canton area, mowing • More...

Glancing Backward, July 29, 2017

Today is Saturday, July 29, the 210th day of 2017. There are 155 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Bradford County commissioners work to help prevent future flash flooding

TOWANDA — The inability of landowners to clean out local streams and creeks contributed in a big way to the flash flood damage that occurred in Bradford County earlier this week, the Bradford County commissioners say.  More...

Glancing Backward, July 28, 2017

Today is Friday, July 28, the 209th day of 2017. There are 156 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History:  More...

A 'fair' market

TROY — The Troy Fair welcomed more vendors on Thursday, bringing with them a new selection of hand made and grown products for guests to glance through. A “Crafts, Antiques, and Farmers Market by the Creek” event started at 10 a.m. More...

Wolf administration reminds residents affected by flooding to make sure vaccinations are up-to-date

HARRISBURG — With recent flooding throughout the commonwealth and additional flooding possible over the next few days, Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General Dr. More...

Finding fair friends

TROY — McKenzi Bellinger and Lexi Harnish held down the fort at the Bradford County Dairy Promotion milkshake booth on Thursday. More...

Update on road closures due to flooding in Bradford County

MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. More...

Bradford County commissioners' meeting, public picnic set for Mt. Pisgah County Park

The Bradford County commissioners’ next public meeting is scheduled for 11 a.m. today at Mt. Pisgah County Park. Following the meeting, there will be a picnic in the park, the commissioners said. The picnic is open to the public.  More...

Road work main focus of Monroe Township meeting

MONROE TOWNSHIP — The state of the roads in Monroe Township, including an ongoing project to widen the roads in Powell, was a main topic of discussion at the most recent meeting of the Monroe Township supervisors.  More...

Glancing Backward, July 27, 2017

Today is Thursday, July 27, the 208th day of 2017. There are 157 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

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