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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Comets rally past WilliamsportMakowski tallied 20 points, Sara Hopkins followed with 19, and the Crestwood gi
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 hours ago
Makowski tallied 20 points, Sara Hopkins followed with 19, and the Crestwood girls used a big third quarter to rally past Williamsport for a 64-48 non-league basketball victory on Thursday at Williamsport. Hopkins knocked down four 3-pointers —... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
New U.S. attorney looks forward to fighting crimeother one-third doing civil work, Freed said. While he is based in Harrisburg,
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 hours ago
other one-third doing civil work, Freed said. While he is based in Harrisburg, he also has staff members in Scranton and Williamsport, with the latter being the smallest of the three offices, he said. “I do think it is” a challenge to have... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Sidewalk upheaval: Council caught off guardseveral thousand dollars, according to experts in the field. “It can cost seve
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
several thousand dollars, according to experts in the field. “It can cost several thousand dollars,” a contractor in South Williamsport with L&K Concrete said following the announcement by Joseph Gerardi, codes administrator, during a Tuesday... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP | Game results and upcoming schedule39 Wheelersburg 66, Portsmouth W. 31 Wheeling Central, W.Va. 70, Shadyside 57
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
39 Wheelersburg 66, Portsmouth W. 31 Wheeling Central, W.Va. 70, Shadyside 57 Williamsburg 71, Felicity-Franklin 24 Williamsport Westfall 62, London Madison Plains 24 Wilmington 62, New Richmond 15 Wintersville Indian Creek 62, Oak Glen,... Read more
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Times Leader
Local Roundup: Mike Piscotty paces Hanover Area boys hoops past Coughlinpoints and Christina Kilyanek added 10 as Seminary rallied in the fourth quarte
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
points and Christina Kilyanek added 10 as Seminary rallied in the fourth quarter and then won in overtime. Crestwood 64, Williamsport 48 Crestwood overcame a six-point halftime deficit with a 23-point third quarter to defeat host... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
County to review buildingsMitel Business Systems for licensing and software support for all county phone
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Mitel Business Systems for licensing and software support for all county phone systems. • Extended an agreement with South Williamsport to Nov. 30, 2018, allowing the borough to use $20,000 of county impact fees, reserved for recreational projects,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Region blanketed by a couple of inchesand Tioga counties and 1.9 in Lewisburg and around Union County. Center County
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
and Tioga counties and 1.9 in Lewisburg and around Union County. Center County saw as much snow as 4 inches. “Right around Williamsport the weather system was lifting up by the time it got east of Centre County,” Gartner said. According to... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
New site to expand nursing programnext scheduled board of trustees meeting is 3 p.m. Feb. 8 in the Mountain Laure
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
next scheduled board of trustees meeting is 3 p.m. Feb. 8 in the Mountain Laurel Room located in the Thompson Professional Development Center on the main Williamsport campus. COMMENTSTop NewsAirport terminal pro... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Fugitive arrested in Floridabegan looking for Crimi and received information that led investigators to beli
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
began looking for Crimi and received information that led investigators to believe Crimi to be in Florida. Marshals in Williamsport contacted their counterparts assigned to the service led by Florida/Caribbean Regional Fugitive Task Force for... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activitiesWEDNESDAY 6:11 a.m., hold up, 700 block of West Southern Avenue, South William
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
WEDNESDAY 6:11 a.m., hold up, 700 block of West Southern Avenue, South Williamsport. 6:18 a.m., criminal mischief, 3900 block of East Route 973, Hepburn Township. 7:38 a.m., reckless/intoxicated driver, 500 block of Route 15, South... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
23 people sentenced in countyintercourse and indecent assault. Fourteen were sentenced to county prison. Th
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
intercourse and indecent assault. Fourteen were sentenced to county prison. They are: • Francis C. Laubach Jr, 41, of Williamsport, 72 hours to six months for DUI. • Lindsay Nicole Snyder, 44, of Jersey Shore, nine days to one year for retail... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore edges West Scranton in overtime thrillerMerrifield (WS) 6, C. Merrifield (WS) 2. JV: West Scranton, 38-37 (WS: Davis 16
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Merrifield (WS) 6, C. Merrifield (WS) 2. JV: West Scranton, 38-37 (WS: Davis 16; DUN: Haggerty 12). Abington Heights 71 Williamsport 55 At Williamsport, Trey Koehler scored 31 points to lead No. 1 Abington Heights. George Tinsley had 17 points... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activitiesa.m., theft, 1000 block of Freedom Road, Loyalsock Township. 4:30 a.m., trespa
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
a.m., theft, 1000 block of Freedom Road, Loyalsock Township. 4:30 a.m., trespasser, 2600 block of Reach Road, Williamsport. 6:40 a.m., criminal mischief, 700 block of Grampian Boulevard, Williamsport. 8:47 a.m., disturbance, 2900... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Cougars pick up first winArticle Tools Nine players shared in the scoring as the host Hazleton Area gir
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools Nine players shared in the scoring as the host Hazleton Area girls’ basketball team whipped Williamsport 67-42 on Tuesday night for its first win of the young season. Maddie Mrochko led the balanced attack 14 points, including a pair... Read more
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Times Leader
Girls Basketball: Strong third quarter carries Holy Redeemer past Abington Heightsbefore Andrejko hit a 3-pointer and Wasiakowski made a basket to pull the Lady
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
before Andrejko hit a 3-pointer and Wasiakowski made a basket to pull the Lady Royals back within one. Hazleton Area 67, Williamsport 42 Maddie Mrochko scored 14 points and Virginia Yurchak added 13 as Hazleton Area defeated Williamsport. Faith... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Local RoundupBisco 4, Karmonick 3, Taylor 2, Turner, Shellehamer JV score: Mahanoy 65-29 N
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Bisco 4, Karmonick 3, Taylor 2, Turner, Shellehamer JV score: Mahanoy 65-29 North Schuylkill 71 Loyalsock 60 WILLIAMSPORT — Averi Jordan poured in 32 points to lead the Spartans to non-league victory over the Lancers. Sam Shinkus... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activities12:43 a.m., burglary, 900 block of Vine Avenue, Williamsport. 2:20 a.m., stabb
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
12:43 a.m., burglary, 900 block of Vine Avenue, Williamsport. 2:20 a.m., stabbing, 300 block of Walnut Street, Williamsport. 3:33 a.m., burglary, 100 block of South Main Street, Jersey Shore. 7:38 a.m., trespass, 600 block of Spruce Street,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Structure fire in Mill HallClinton County fire departments, Citizen’s Hose Co. in Jersey Shore, Old Lycomi
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Clinton County fire departments, Citizen’s Hose Co. in Jersey Shore, Old Lycoming Township Volunteer Fire Co. and South Williamsport Fire Department. No other details were available at press time.Police Fire and CourtMan jailed after calling 911... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Committee: City holiday events a successmanager of city Streets and Parks Department, said the donations may be sent ca
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
manager of city Streets and Parks Department, said the donations may be sent care of the city Festival of Lights and addressed to Williamsport Public Works, 1550 W. Third St. COMMENTSTop NewsA confident and upbeat Putin goes on Mideast ‘victory’ t... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lewisburg church hosts Christmas remembrance ceremony for veteransSide to welcome new board member in January In preparation for a reorganizatio
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Side to welcome new board member in January In preparation for a reorganizational meeting after the new year, South Williamsport Borough Council accepted Dan ...Committee: City holiday events a success The 68th annual Billtown Christmas... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
South Side to welcome new board member in Januarycouncil.” The board also appointed borough resident Kristen Manikowski as the
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
council.” The board also appointed borough resident Kristen Manikowski as the citizen-at-large representative on the South Williamsport Fire Department board. In other business, the board heard from a SEDA-Council of Governments representative... Read more
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York Daily Record
YAIAA basketball leaders for Week of Dec. 4-9Biglerville vs. Susquenita 15: Brady Alexander, Delone Catholic vs. Northeaste
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Biglerville vs. Susquenita 15: Brady Alexander, Delone Catholic vs. Northeastern 15: Clovis Gallon Jr., York High vs. Williamsport 5: Generette vs. Reading; Yingling vs. Millersburg 4: Wessel vs. Lancaster Mennonite; Freese vs. Dover;... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Complete stranger donates house to firefighter who lost house in fireLast week, Lyons was hunting with family when the Williamsport firefighter got
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
Last week, Lyons was hunting with family when the Williamsport firefighter got the call that his house near Turbotville was on fire. "I left the woods to find these guys already there to console and to help," said Lyons. The fire, which started in... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Complete Stranger Donates House To Firefighter Who Lost House In FireLast week, Lyons was hunting with family when the Williamsport firefighter got
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
Last week, Lyons was hunting with family when the Williamsport firefighter got the call that his house near Turbotville was on fire. "I left the woods to find these guys already there to console and to help," said Lyons. The fire, which started in... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Stranger donates house to firefighter who lost house in fireAngel the cat. He had been living in the house and now hopes to bring joy to th
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 5 days ago
Angel the cat. He had been living in the house and now hopes to bring joy to the new family. Fellow firefighters from the Williamsport Bureau of Fire came to help clean out the house, telling Newswatch 16 it was nothing to help out a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Shenandoah Valley win tournament titleaveraged in double figures last season, which ended without Hazleton Area advan
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
averaged in double figures last season, which ended without Hazleton Area advancing to the PIAA tournament after a loss to Williamsport in the District 2-4 final. “Unable to showcase its talents in last season’s state tournament ... don’t be... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
LEGISLATIVE TALLY: 2 bills OKed by local repsMerrill Sweitzer, Wasson, Michelle Stemlar, Harry J. Brungard and Christopher F
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Merrill Sweitzer, Wasson, Michelle Stemlar, Harry J. Brungard and Christopher Fravel. Member Mary Thomas was absent. • The Williamsport Area School Board unanimously re-elected Lori Baer for board president during its meeting on Tuesday. Voting yes... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
8 people charged with various crimesin the borough on Nov. 19; sent a summons to appear before a district judge. •
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in the borough on Nov. 19; sent a summons to appear before a district judge. • Kelly A. Faust, 50, of 416 Percy St., South Williamsport; Tiadaghton Valley Regional police; theft by deception and bad checks after allegedly writing a $111 bad check... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
17 charged with DUI in Lycoming CountyStreet on Sept. 9; also charged with driving without a license. • Matthew Euge
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Street on Sept. 9; also charged with driving without a license. • Matthew Eugene Eisenhart, 19, of 206 Collage Ave.; South Williamsport police 100 block of Phillips Park Drive on Sept 4; also charged with possession of marijuana and drug... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
In mid-1930s, buses overtake trolleys as main mode of public transportation“Electrically powered trolley cars, Williamsport’s principal medium of transpor
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
“Electrically powered trolley cars, Williamsport’s principal medium of transportation for 42 years, clattered a farewell over the streets of the city last night as the Williamsport Passenger Railways Co. ceased operations,” the Grit reported on June... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Art community features local galleries in new guideGallery owner John Yogodzinski said the idea of a gallery guide was a given to
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Gallery owner John Yogodzinski said the idea of a gallery guide was a given to showcase the art that is available in Williamsport. “Back when Converge Gallery opened, there weren’t very many galleries in the area,” Yogodzinski said. “Now... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Huge blessing:” Total stranger gifts late mother’s home to firefighter, after fire destroys his homefirefighter and his family, after a complete stranger stepped up for them in a
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
firefighter and his family, after a complete stranger stepped up for them in a big way! According to WNEP, JJ Lyons, a Williamsport firefighter, was hunting with family when he got the call that his house near Turbotville, PA was on fire. “I... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
2017 Times-Tribune All-Region Football teamDistrict 2 Class 6A championships. Had 62 total tackles with a season-high nine
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
District 2 Class 6A championships. Had 62 total tackles with a season-high nine against Wyoming Valley West and Williamsport, and three sacks this season. In his career, finished with 168 total tackles and four sacks. Also contributed... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL: Abington Heights downs Lady Cougars in consolation gameI think we’re going to catch it somewhere. People are going to grow into their
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
I think we’re going to catch it somewhere. People are going to grow into their spots. We’ll be ok.” Hazleton Area hosts Williamsport on Tuesday. Abington Heights faces Holy Redeemer Tuesday at home. Consolation GameABINGTON HEIGHTS (55) —... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cougar wrestlers place 7 at Top Hatwith any individual titles on Saturday, but the Cougars made their presence fel
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
with any individual titles on Saturday, but the Cougars made their presence felt at the prestigious season-opening event at Williamsport High School. A total of seven Cougars placed in the top eight in their respective weight classes highlighted by... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
People in businessorganization, Hope’s largest annual fundraising events include The Liberty Mutu
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
organization, Hope’s largest annual fundraising events include The Liberty Mutual Invitational Golf Tournament and the Williamsport Crosscutters Cutters 5K run/walk. Those who wish to donate to Hope may do so online at hopeabilty.org/donate or... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
New business spotlight on Bearfoot Gymnasticsallows her to be an entrepreneur while also embracing her passion of gymnastics
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
allows her to be an entrepreneur while also embracing her passion of gymnastics. The spacious gym at 2925 W. Fourth St., Williamsport offers classes for kids of pre-school age to 18. “It’s recreational and competitive gymnastics,” she said. A... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Educators hope to help students copeperspective, these are challenges that are everywhere that are not just unique
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
perspective, these are challenges that are everywhere that are not just unique to schools,” said Dr. Mark Stamm, South Williamsport Area School District superintendent. “I think our primary job is to educate children, but they come with life... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Unnatural deaths...Firefighters rally to assist family left homeless in Northumberland County b
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
...Firefighters rally to assist family left homeless in Northumberland County blazeCity Council may block possibility of casino City Council is preparing to move on a resolution next week that would take Williamsport off the list of potent... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Mental health care begins at elementary school level“Student mental health isn’t just a high school or middle school issue. It’s a
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
“Student mental health isn’t just a high school or middle school issue. It’s a K-12 issue,” said Dr. Richard Poole, Williamsport Area School District director of student services. “The district, over the last five to 10 years has taken many steps and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Clara Marie Siepietowskifour granddaughters, Nicole (Jason) Hafer, Jersey Shore; Heather (Nathaniel) Wa
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
four granddaughters, Nicole (Jason) Hafer, Jersey Shore; Heather (Nathaniel) Way, Jersey Shore; Erin Dvorscak, Williamsport, and Cody Siepietowski, York, and two great-grandchildren, Colston and Roman Way. A memorial service will be... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
14 people sentenced in Lycoming County Courtcommunity service for possession of drug paraphernalia. • Melinda Sue Boings,
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
community service for possession of drug paraphernalia. • Melinda Sue Boings, 25, 1419 W. Southern Ave. First Floor, South Williamsport, 12 months, $200 in fines and 35 hours of community service for possession of drug paraphernalia and driving... Read more
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The Sentinel
Charles E. BrownawellJohn J. Brownawell, Sr. of Shippensburg, two daughters; MS1 (Ret) Brenda Browna
The Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
John J. Brownawell, Sr. of Shippensburg, two daughters; MS1 (Ret) Brenda Brownawell, USN and her partner, Jill Fidler of Williamsport and Lisa Kay Small and her husband, Tom of Newville, three grandchildren; Kristina Lynn Boggs of Carlisle and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Confident Lady Spartans bracing for tough schedule18 — at Tamaqua (x); 23 — at Blue Mountain (x); 26 — Panther Valley (x); 27 — A
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
18 — at Tamaqua (x); 23 — at Blue Mountain (x); 26 — Panther Valley (x); 27 — Allentown Central Catholic; 30 — Lehighton (x). February: 2 — at Jim Thorpe (x); 3 — Williamsport; 6 — Pottsville (x); 9 — at Pine Grove (x). (x) Schuylkill Leagu... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Donations for congressman near $50,000Boiler Repair, Montoursville. Donations of $1,000 were given by: Lawrence S. A
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Boiler Repair, Montoursville. Donations of $1,000 were given by: Lawrence S. Allison Jr., owner, Allison Crane & Rigging, Williamsport; Edmund J. Carr, owner, Scranton Label Inc., Clarks Summit; Nancy C. Crockett, Sayre; Dr. Daniel R. Gandy,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
2018 city budget advances on 1st voteAvenue and in city parks would provide revenue through increased economic activ
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Avenue and in city parks would provide revenue through increased economic activity and more individuals choosing to make Williamsport their home. Councilman Don Noviello suggested a flexible three-to-five year strategic plan looking at funding... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
No tax hike in DuBoistownBoyles to complete the two years remaining on Cowden’s term on council. In oth
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Boyles to complete the two years remaining on Cowden’s term on council. In other business, council approved the Greater Williamsport Alliance Comprehensive Plan. The next meeting of council, which will include the swearing-in of new council... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Palmyra grad Lyons starring for Ursinus in, out of poolwas a member of the winning 200 medley relay (1:44.85). In the season opener, a
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
was a member of the winning 200 medley relay (1:44.85). In the season opener, a 159-103 triumph over Lycoming Oct. 21 in Williamsport, Culver captured the 1,000 free (10:22.81), finished second in the 100 free (51.47) and swam a leg on the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Home rule group prioritizes researchfire chief, controller and city finance director. The local research committee
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
fire chief, controller and city finance director. The local research committee will look into the current operations of Williamsport’s city government to see what residents and city employees think works well and what could be improved. The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hawk family has divided loyalties going into annual Army-Navy gamehimself with that jersey. Don’t worry, we’ll give him a Navy sweater to put ove
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
himself with that jersey. Don’t worry, we’ll give him a Navy sweater to put over it,” Jake said. John Hawk grew up in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, but moved to Melbourne, Florida, as a teenager to live with his father. The 6-foot-3, 290-pounder... Read more
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