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Uptown Music Collective Summer Music Fest 2014

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Students at the Uptown Music Collective

The Uptown Music Collective will present its annual free Summer Music Festival on Sunday, August 3rd at Williamsport’s Brandon Park Band Shell. The day’s festivities will begin at 1:00pm with free music clinics from some of the area’s foremost musicians and free music performances all day, as well as children’s activities and food vendors. more»

Mosquito Spraying Set for Lycoming County on July 23

21 hours 46 min ago

Williamsport – The Department of Environmental Protection will apply treatments during the evening hours of Wednesday, July 23, in Loyalsock, Lycoming and Old Lycoming townships, Lycoming County, to control adult mosquito populations. more»

Six Area Swim Teams Meet at Williamsport's East End Pool for All-Stars

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The Williamsport Waves All-Star team: Wynielle Barrentine, Addison Bower, Abby DeBloois, Charley Greevy, Amber Hakes, Lydia Hyde, Jenna Kriner, Ella Meckley, Madison Phillips, Taylor Poretta , Zola Riccardo, Lizzie Ryder, Lila Voglesong, Abby Weaver, Anna Zeigler, Laura Zeigler, Caleb Beard, Jack Beattie, Avery Campbell, Ben Cramer, Payton Hammaker, Calum Hockman, Riley Hockman, Kurtis Johnson, Jason Love-Ritchey, Ian MacLachlan , Cody Schwoyer , Zach Schwoyer, Dalton Shank, and Devon Shank.

Williamsport- On Sunday, July 20, 2014, six area swim teams, their families and friends, all met at Williamsport's East End pool on Sherman Street to compete in All-Stars. The home team, the Williamsport Waves, hosted a wonderful event. more»

Local Employers Can Be Recognized for Workplace Wellness Programs: Nominations Sought for 2014 Healthy Workplace Awards

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Wilkes-Barre, PA.  Employers that have implemented successful workplace wellness programs now have an opportunity to be recognized for their efforts.  In cooperation with seven regional Chambers of Commerce and the ChamberChoice program, Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BCNEPA) is seeking nominations for the 2014 Healthy Workplace Awards Program. more»

Mirabito Applauds Court Decision Restoring Private Property Rights

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HARRISBURG, July 18 – State Rep. Rick Mirabito, D-Lycoming, applauded the Commonwealth Court opinion stating that the Public Utility Commission does not have the authority to review local drilling ordinances or to withhold impact fees from municipalities. more»

District Names New Principals for WAHS, WAMS

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Richard Poole and Brandon Pardoe, new principle and head principle of Williamsport Area High School

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (JULY 16, 2014) — The Williamsport Area School Board appointed two pairs of new principals to lead the Williamsport Area High School and Williamsport Area Middle School during its July 15 school board meeting. more»

Mirabito Says PennDOT Hiring Temporary Employees

4 days 21 hours ago

HARRISBURG, July 17 – State Rep. Rick Mirabito, D-Lycoming, wants area residents to know that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is hiring temporary employees for its Winter Maintenance Program, which will run from September through April.  more»

Penn College Students Get First-Hand Practice With Evangelical Surgeons

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Bradley Mudge, DO, FACS, general surgeon of Surgical Specialists of Evangelical, shows a group of Penn College physician assistant students the ropes when using laparoscopic instruments. The students were able to use a simulator to experience what it would be like to manipulate the instruments inside of a human body during surgery.

Evangelical Community Hospital held its annual Surgical Skills workshop for 27 Physician Assistant students from Penn College on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. The students rotated through hands-on workshops demonstrated by surgeons, OR Nurses, and Clinical Operations Assistants associated with Evangelical Community Hospital. more»

Governor Tom Corbett Announces Investments in 35 Airports, Includes Our Area

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Investments in 35 Airports to Upgrade Facilities, Support more than 2,600 Jobs

Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett today announced that an $18 million state and federal investment will improve safety and operations at 35 Pennsylvania airports that support more than 2,600 jobs. more»

Cutters Dominican Dinner to Benefit A.C.E.S.

5 days 21 hours ago

Dominican Players & Teammates to Serve

The Williamsport Crosscutters have teamed up with Advancing Communities by Educating and Serving (A.C.E.S.) North America in announcing the 2nd Annual Dominican Plate – An Evening of Dominican Dining and Entertainment with the Cutters. more»

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