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The Scranton Times-Tribune
July 2016Tara.Sokola@heart.org. International dinner — All-American cuisine, seatings a
July 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
Tara.Sokola@heart.org. International dinner — All-American cuisine, seatings at 5:30 and 6:30 p.m., St. Mary’s Center, 320 Mifflin Ave., $20. Reserve by July 11. 570-343-5151 or email events@stmcscranton.com. Camp Bisco, noon gates open, The... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Today’s entertainment picksband. Luke Wilson and Carla Gugino head the cast. TV listings, C4 ENTERTAINME
Today’s entertainment picks
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 hours ago
band. Luke Wilson and Carla Gugino head the cast. TV listings, C4 ENTERTAINMENT NEWS Slovak Day at Kennywood Park WEST MIFFLIN, PA. The 93rd annual Slovak Day will be July 21 at Kennywood Park, featuring displays, authentic costumes, a Slovak... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Pulitzer Prize finalist's novel to be released in paperbackwords: "I suddenly am a lot smarter than I was before, and the book's a lot bet
Pulitzer Prize finalist's novel to be released in paperback
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
words: "I suddenly am a lot smarter than I was before, and the book's a lot better than it was before." Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is bringing the book out in paperback on Sunday. Verble, who was raised in Nashville, Tennessee, moved to... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Clean linesgames, hot air balloon rides, 50/50 raffle, craft vendors and a gun raffle draw
Clean lines
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
games, hot air balloon rides, 50/50 raffle, craft vendors and a gun raffle drawing at 3 p.m. A tee ball game between the Mifflin-Juniata Special Needs Center Inc. and the Seven Mountains Jeeps will be held at 10:30 a.m. The Rally is hosted by... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Nancollas, Dunkle to ‘Give Back’and special needs. "This is exciting and will provide a helping hand to severa
Nancollas, Dunkle to ‘Give Back’
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
and special needs. "This is exciting and will provide a helping hand to several different worthy institutions here in Mifflin County," Nancollas said. Dunkle and Nancollas formed the committee although neither is a member and neither has any... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
14s return as state finalists, look to winBut when Mifflin County takes the field as 14-year-olds at 5 p.m. Saturday at A
14s return as state finalists, look to win
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
But when Mifflin County takes the field as 14-year-olds at 5 p.m. Saturday at Armagh Memorial Field against Perry County there will be a lot of new faces in the dugout and on the field. The coaching staff will be made up of Neal Shawver of Belltown,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Wright, 15s look for new beginningLast year, Perry County won its first district title as it downed the Mifflin C
Wright, 15s look for new beginning
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Last year, Perry County won its first district title as it downed the Mifflin CountyAll-Stars, two games to none. But, those players, at least on the Mifflin County side, are gone. And as far as the Mifflin County manager Scott Wright (Beaver... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Mifflin County slides by Big Valley"It was a good win," Mifflin County coach Bill Eversole said. "The kids played
Mifflin County slides by Big Valley
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
"It was a good win," Mifflin County coach Bill Eversole said. "The kids played to their potental and did very well." "We had a pretty good game," Big Valley coach Jerry Schnell said. "We made mistakes which ended up hurting us in the long run. We... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh cultural groups focused on increased arts accessibilityarts accessibility For Amanda Nagy, enjoying a high-octane arts performance ge
Pittsburgh cultural groups focused on increased arts accessibility
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
arts accessibility For Amanda Nagy, enjoying a high-octane arts performance gets tricky. The 13-year-old girl from West Mifflin has impaired hearing and autism spectrum disorder, so she wears a device that amplifies sound, even though loud... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Board furloughs 3 paraprofessionalsthe board did not vote on the creation of the part-time positions. Michelle Kn
Board furloughs 3 paraprofessionals
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the board did not vote on the creation of the part-time positions. Michelle Knepp, vice-president of the Association of Mifflin County Educators, thanked the board for their extra consideration in the matter. "I appreciate you taking the time... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Commission OKs 10 land development proposalsthe property in Bratton Township and approved to send and accept the comments f
Commission OKs 10 land development proposals
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the property in Bratton Township and approved to send and accept the comments for the plans under municipal ordinance. The Mifflin County Planning Commission meets at 3:30 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month at the Mifflin County Co... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Amanda Hertzler, center, speaks to the Mifflin County School Board about her concerns over the proposed furlough of paraprofessionals during a public comment session of the board’s meeting Thursday evening in Highland Pa - News, Sports, Jobssaid it was a true compromise for all. Also during the meeting, the board pass
Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Amanda Hertzler, center, speaks to the Mifflin County School Board about her concerns over the proposed furlough of paraprofessionals during a public comment session of the board’s meeting Thursday evening in Highland Pa - News, Sports, Jobs
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
said it was a true compromise for all. Also during the meeting, the board passed the operating budgets for MCSD and the Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology. The operating budget for the Academy will be $3,224,634, while the budget... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Tomahawks reaching for brass ringin the Keystone Bowl. The Cyclone offense averages 52.6 points per game, while
Tomahawks reaching for brass ring
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
in the Keystone Bowl. The Cyclone offense averages 52.6 points per game, while the defense only gives up 9.8 a contest. Mifflin County coach Brian Rodgers knows his team has its hands full against the 2014 GEFA champions led by quarterback Greg... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Board furloughs 3 teachersthe board did not vote on the creation of the part-time positions. Michelle Kn
Board furloughs 3 teachers
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the board did not vote on the creation of the part-time positions. Michelle Knepp, vice-president of the Association of Mifflin County Educators, thanked the board for their extra consideration in the matter. "I appreciate you taking the time... Read more
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ajc.com
Seven-Day Menu Plannersalad and toss to combine. (Adapted from “Betty Crocker: The Big Book of Pasta,
Seven-Day Menu Planner
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
salad and toss to combine. (Adapted from “Betty Crocker: The Big Book of Pasta,” Anne Ficklen, executive editor; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.) Makes 12 servings. Per serving: 269 calories (percent calories from fat, 42), 8 grams protein, 32... Read more
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TribLIVE
DUI checkpoint set for July 4th weekend in South Hillscheckpoint set for July 4th weekend in South Hills The South Hills DUI Task Fo
DUI checkpoint set for July 4th weekend in South Hills
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
checkpoint set for July 4th weekend in South Hills The South Hills DUI Task Force in conjunction with the West Mifflin Police Department will be conducting a DUI Sobriety Checkpoint in West Mifflin on the Fourth of July weekend. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
New leader at South Fayette Middle School a familiar facein October 2009 as the intermediate school principal. Prior to that, he held po
New leader at South Fayette Middle School a familiar face
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
in October 2009 as the intermediate school principal. Prior to that, he held positions as principal and teacher in the West Mifflin Area School District. “I look forward to a continuation of working together with the staff and community in the best... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Eagles’ financial support of wrestlers is appreciatedcompetition across the country. We would like to thank the Eagles Club for the
Eagles’ financial support of wrestlers is appreciated
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
competition across the country. We would like to thank the Eagles Club for their financial support to help make this trip possible. The boys wrestled hard and represented PA and Mifflin County very well. Nic and Ruth Allison Shawn and Jo... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Shriners: Thank you for helping children in needThe Mifflin County Shrine Club, on behalf of the Shrine Hospitals and the child
Shriners: Thank you for helping children in need
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
The Mifflin County Shrine Club, on behalf of the Shrine Hospitals and the children being treated, want to thank all who most generously helped by donating to our annual hospital crusade, and to Wal-Mart, for allowing us to use their location again... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
State College edges Mifflin County 6-3College in the first inning, scoring Tomczak and Hall on an RBI single to cente
State College edges Mifflin County 6-3
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
College in the first inning, scoring Tomczak and Hall on an RBI single to center field to give State College a 4-0 lead. Mifflin County immediately responded, as Ross Underhill led off the bottom of the first with a single to center field and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Calendarnumber is not for publication, unless so indicated. The editor reserves the rig
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
number is not for publication, unless so indicated. The editor reserves the right to edit all submissions. Reserve now Mifflin County Democratic Committee noon, June 25, Kish Park yellow pavilion. Democratic candidates will speak at the picnic.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Baldwin Borough Militry Banner Program honors active military, veteransshould have banners similar to those in other communities. There are banner pr
Baldwin Borough Militry Banner Program honors active military, veterans
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
should have banners similar to those in other communities. There are banner programs in Jefferson Hills, Whitehall, West Mifflin, Bridgeville, Bethel Park and Carnegie. “Got me thinking,” Barrowman said. He and Rectenwald said it is important... Read more
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Boston Globe
The quintessential summer reading guidelovely sidekick Yasmin Howcomely, the most aptly named character since Pussy Ga
The quintessential summer reading guide
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
lovely sidekick Yasmin Howcomely, the most aptly named character since Pussy Galore. “Dark Horse,’’ Rory Flynn (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) Boston cop Eddy Harkness returns in a second turbo-charged adventure that kicks off with an apocalyptic... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fictionlovely sidekick Yasmin Howcomely, the most aptly named character since Pussy Ga
Fiction
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
lovely sidekick Yasmin Howcomely, the most aptly named character since Pussy Galore. “Dark Horse,’’ Rory Flynn (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) Boston cop Eddy Harkness returns in a second turbo-charged adventure that kicks off with an apocalyptic... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
In the spotlightLEWISTOWN - Mifflin County and Mount Union both were represented in the 2016 Di
In the spotlight
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
LEWISTOWN - Mifflin County and Mount Union both were represented in the 2016 District 6 Pa. Softball Coaches Association all-star team. Mifflin County had four players selected in Classes AAA-AAAA while Mount Union had three named to the Classes... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Post 287 gets key win in CPLMifflin County entered the clash with their CPL rivals with two losses, while t
Post 287 gets key win in CPL
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Mifflin County entered the clash with their CPL rivals with two losses, while the Crickets came in with an unblemished record. When the dust cleared from the battle, the Post 287 kept its hopes alive for a regular season title with a 3-1 win over... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Majors rally, surprise State CollegeMifflin County came into the game as an underdog, having lost to State College
Majors rally, surprise State College
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Mifflin County came into the game as an underdog, having lost to State College twice the year before in the District 5 tournament. State College also scored nearly 30 runs in its previous win in the tournament, making its offense look daunting coming... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Calendarnumber is not for publication, unless so indicated. The editor reserves the rig
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
number is not for publication, unless so indicated. The editor reserves the right to edit all submissions. Reserve now Mifflin County Democratic Committee noon, June 25, Kish Park yellow pavilion. Democratic candidates will speak at the picnic.... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Board approves service contractsAbuse Network for case management; $3,000 to Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Juniat
Board approves service contracts
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Abuse Network for case management; $3,000 to Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Juniata Valley for mentoring services; $5,000 to Mifflin-Juniata Human Services for county administration; $21,747 to Mifflin-Juniata Human Services for service coordination;... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Mifflin Place shooting victim ‘less than forthcoming’As city police continue their investigation into Monday's shooting in the 300 b
Mifflin Place shooting victim ‘less than forthcoming’
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
As city police continue their investigation into Monday's shooting in the 300 block of Mifflin Place, the gunshot victim has been "guarded with the information" he has shared with investigators about the incident, Assistant Police Chief Tim Miller... Read more
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TribLIVE
New Gateway girls soccer coach excited for futurenew journey.” Bender grew up in the sport of soccer and continued to excel thr
New Gateway girls soccer coach excited for future
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
new journey.” Bender grew up in the sport of soccer and continued to excel through her play in high school at Governor Mifflin High School near Reading. She then went on to star in college at NCAA Division II Cedarville in Ohio (2006-10).... Read more
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The Columbian
Bowl them over with one-dish mealscomponent-oriented: grain, proteins, vegetables, sauce,” said Lukas Volger of B
Bowl them over with one-dish meals
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
component-oriented: grain, proteins, vegetables, sauce,” said Lukas Volger of Brooklyn, N.Y., author of “Bowl” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $25). “It makes sense in a bowl.” His book is one of four recently published bowlcentric cookbooks that... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Susquehanna Valley7730 Hail...1.00in wind...60mph ...A strong thunderstorm will affect parts of
Severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Susquehanna Valley
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 5 days ago
7730 Hail...1.00in wind...60mph ...A strong thunderstorm will affect parts of Adams...Franklin... Cumberland...Juniata...Mifflin...Huntingdon...and Perry counties until 730 am EDT... At 643 am EDT...Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Officials discuss water servicethe residence, but nothing has worked. The board agreed to have the Road Master
Officials discuss water service
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the residence, but nothing has worked. The board agreed to have the Road Master inspect the area for a solution. The Township Board approved a donation of $2,200, the same amount as last year, as the annual contribution to the Mifflin County Libra... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
State College quashes Mifflin CountyState College came roaring back; it started smacking the ball around and using
State College quashes Mifflin County
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
State College came roaring back; it started smacking the ball around and using Mifflin County's mistakes against it to gain a lead and downed Post 287 14-4 in a five-inning junior American Legion baseball game in State College on Monday night. State... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Students may get discount parkingthe meeting Council President Frank Berrier officially presented items from the
Students may get discount parking
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the meeting Council President Frank Berrier officially presented items from the time capsule to Forest Fisher from the Mifflin County Historical Society. The time capsule was found during the excavation for the new CVS project. The Lewistown... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man shot in foot; city police investigatein the nearby buildings, waiting to come out after the police left," she said.
Man shot in foot; city police investigate
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in the nearby buildings, waiting to come out after the police left," she said. The shooting occurred in the 300 block of Mifflin Place, a small street just east of Campbell Street. "There really wasn't much more the police could do. They did... Read more
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examiner.com
Abuse on the mat: When enough is enoughalso occur in martial arts dojos. The work abuse is defined in “The American D
Abuse on the mat: When enough is enough
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
also occur in martial arts dojos. The work abuse is defined in “The American Dictionary of the English Language” (Houghton Mifflin) as “1. To use wrongly or improperly; misuse. 2. To hurt or injure by maltreatment. 3. To assail with contemptuous,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Summertime, and the fiction reading is ready to rollHe seems too good to be true, and you know the old saying about that. “The Lon
Summertime, and the fiction reading is ready to roll
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
He seems too good to be true, and you know the old saying about that. “The Lonely” by Andrew Michael Hurley (Houghton Mifflin, $26, 304 pages): As a boy, “Tonto” Smith traveled on an Easter pilgrimage to a shrine on a desolate area of the... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
South Charleston Post 94 wins 26th annual Hillbilly Hardball Classicbowed to Clay County, Fla. on Friday, 11-1, in their first game of the day. Th
South Charleston Post 94 wins 26th annual Hillbilly Hardball Classic
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 6 days ago
bowed to Clay County, Fla. on Friday, 11-1, in their first game of the day. Then bounced back in the second game to defeat Mifflin, Pa. Post 287, 9-6, on a walk-off home run by Sam Ross. On Saturday, Post 29 lost to area rival Morgantown Post 2,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Knit the day awayof several free learn-to-knit workshops open to the public for people to be abl
Knit the day away
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
of several free learn-to-knit workshops open to the public for people to be able to participate in the yarn bombing of the Mifflin County Library grounds as a community art project celebrating Goose Day later this year. Van Art instructed the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Post 287 comeback falls shortIt was not to be - Clay County left fielder Andy Yarrbough made a sliding catch
Post 287 comeback falls short
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
It was not to be - Clay County left fielder Andy Yarrbough made a sliding catch to record the out and preserve the win. Mifflin County outhit Clay County 7-5. However, Clay County wiggled out of a bases loaded, one-out situation in the fifth... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Strodes Mills ends season strong(23-4) closed out its 2016 schedule with a home win, 10-4, against Beaver Sprin
Strodes Mills ends season strong
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
(23-4) closed out its 2016 schedule with a home win, 10-4, against Beaver Springs. The win clinched at least a tie for the Mifflin County Babe Ruth championship. Burnham (22-4) also won on Sunday beating Milroy. The lone game left on the schedule... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Arm yourself with factscountry. And at no point have I ever, ever proposed confiscating guns from resp
Arm yourself with facts
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
country. And at no point have I ever, ever proposed confiscating guns from responsible gun owners. So it's just not true." Mifflin County Sheriff Chris Shade, a member of the NRA, says he can see both sides of the coin. "If you're Omar Mateen, and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Bowl next for ’Hawksover Cumberland Valley in the semifinals of the Great Eastern Football Associat
Bowl next for ’Hawks
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
over Cumberland Valley in the semifinals of the Great Eastern Football Association playoffs Saturday evening at Rec Park. Mifflin County, now 11-1 on the season, gets a rematch with Mount Joy, which beat defending champion DuBois, 58-12, in the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
PUC: Local governments to receive millionsLimestone, $26,771; Loyalsock, $222,774; Lycoming, $64,271; McHenry, $281,188;
PUC: Local governments to receive millions
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Limestone, $26,771; Loyalsock, $222,774; Lycoming, $64,271; McHenry, $281,188; McIntyre, $87,099; McNett, $72,731; Mifflin, $135,811; Mill Creek, $33,388; Moreland, $100,555; Muncy Creek, $80,567; Muncy, $36,241; Nippenose, $20,682; Old... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 3: Cookbooks from Moravian Book Shopcopies at Bethlehem's Moravian Book Shop 1-3 p.m. July 2. CRISPS, COBBLERS, CU
Top 3: Cookbooks from Moravian Book Shop
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
copies at Bethlehem's Moravian Book Shop 1-3 p.m. July 2. CRISPS, COBBLERS, CUSTARDS & CREAMS By Jean Anderson (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $30) The renowned author and food writer uses her years of expertise for a collection of more than 150... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Your Fantasy Housewhere would it be? Here are their answers. Amy GentryAuthor of the novel Good
Your Fantasy House
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
where would it be? Here are their answers. Amy GentryAuthor of the novel Good as Gone (coming July 26 from Houghton Mifflin) and former style maven for the Chronicle, via her column "The Good Eye" For my fantasy second home, I'd build a... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
NERDZit ready to repair, optimize technical devicesLoht noted he has a 50 percent success rate so far in data recovery, in case yo
NERDZit ready to repair, optimize technical devices
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Loht noted he has a 50 percent success rate so far in data recovery, in case you forget to follow his advice. Serving Mifflin and Centre counties, NERDZit is based in State College. For more information, call (814) 571-4631 or visit... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Career (Good)nightwhat I could to help the team." Derrick Fellows (left tackle) and Nathan Earne
Career (Good)night
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
what I could to help the team." Derrick Fellows (left tackle) and Nathan Earnest (wide receiver/special teams) represented Mifflin County. "It was a great experience. I met a bunch of great guys. I met some great teammates. It was fun getting out... Read more
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