Williamsport

Crosscutters Launch New Online Store

November 7, 2013

The Williamsport Crosscutters have launched an updated online team store, The Sawmill Online, just in time for the holiday shopping season.

Cutters Year in Photos CD Now Available

October 30, 2013

Fans can now own the top images from the Williamsport Crosscutters 2013 season in the newly available, 2013 Year in Photos CD.

Cutters Capture NYPL Promotional Award

October 30, 2013

The Crosscutters were named the New York-Penn League Leo Pinckney Promotional Award Winner, earning the league's nomination for the Larry MacPhail Trophy, awarded annually by Minor League Baseball; to the team with the most outstanding promotional effort in 2013.

Crosscutters Release 2014 Schedule

October 14, 2013

Season opens at home June 13.

International artist Mark Kostabi to visit Williamsport

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46 weeks 2 days ago

International artist and composer Mark Kostabi will be making a special appearance and traveling from New York City to Williamsport, on Friday, October 18. more»

Crosscutters Accepting Applications for Hot Stove Dinner Charity

October 8, 2013

The Williamsport Crosscutters are now accepting applications from area non-profits for the 8th Annual Hot Stove Dinner & Auction with the Phillies to take place on January 20, 2014 at the Genetti Hotel.

Green and Cozens Named to Baseball America Top 20

October 1, 2013

Baseball America has published their annual list of the Top 20 New York-Penn League Prospects and two members of the 2013 Crosscutters have been included.

Cutters VP to Emcee MiLB Seminar

September 17, 2013

Williamsport Crosscutters Vice President, Gabe Sinicropi, will be one of three Minor League Baseball executives emceeing the 2013 MiLB Promotional Seminar in Louisville, KY, September 24-26.

Williamsport Man Jailed for Alleged Theft, Forgery -

50 weeks 22 hours ago

Williamsport Man Jailed for Alleged Theft, Forgery - Montoursville State Police arrested a 33-year-old man after he allegedly submitted fake deposit slips into an ATM then withdrew cash using his bank credit card. Trooper Paul McGee said Nicholas Harman, of Williamsport, allegedly committed theft by deception and forgery between Aug. more»

Alleged Homicide Suspect Discovered in Williamsport

50 weeks 3 days ago

Alleged Homicide Suspect Discovered in Williamsport - The Williamsport Bureau of Police took a Philadelphia man into custody after responding to an incident at a local bar during the early morning hours. According to a press release, officers were dispatched to the Cell Block on Third Street to investigate a disturbance around 1:46 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12. more»

Cutters Show Marked Improvement in 2013

September 10, 2013

An old cliché in sports is, "numbers don't lie" and a quick look at the numbers clearly shows that the 2013 Cutters season was an improvement over the 2012 version.

Fall Community Yard Sale to be Held at Bowman Field

September 5, 2013

The Williamsport Crosscutters will be hosting the Annual Fall Community Yard Sale at Bowman Field on Saturday, September 28 from 8am-2pm.

Cutters End Season On a High

September 4, 2013

Williamsport was able to end the 2013 season the way that they started it, with a win on the road, 6-3 over Batavia.

Reyes K's Nine

September 3, 2013

Julio Reyes' season high nine strike outs lead a strong outing by the Cutters pitching staff in a 1-0 win over Batavia.

Cutters Near No-Hit

September 2, 2013

After walking-off the Jammers a night ago, the Cutters were almost no-hit in a 6-2 loss to Batavia.

Canelo Walks It Off

September 1, 2013

Malquin Canelo had enough baseball for one evening as his 10th inning walk-off home run lifted the Cutters to a 3-2 win over Jamestown.

Hillside Collapse at Williamsport Middle School

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1 year 5 days ago

Crews were on site Monday night to stabilize a collapsed bank on the north side of the Williamsport Area Middle School campus along Hillside Avenue, while UGI Utilities officials worked to shut down the supply to a gas main that was exposed as a result of the shifting soil.

Hillside Avenue remains closed until further notice due to the collapse that occurred late Monday afternoon. more»

Items Lost by Relative of Austalian Little League Team While in Williamsport

1 year 5 days ago

Items Lost by Relative of Little League Team While in Williamsport - PSP Montoursville say personal items were lost by a family member of the Australian Little League team. more»

Hit and Run in Williamsport

1 year 2 weeks ago

Williamsport Police Log - Williamsport Police report the following incidents which occurred Thursday, Aug. 15: more»

Otto's Discounts Little League® Book for Series

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1 year 2 weeks ago

WILLIAMSPORT, PA -- Fans of Little League Baseball and sports history can prepare for the upcoming Little League Baseball World Series, or enjoy the event long after it is over with "Play Ball! The Story of Little League Baseball," available at a massive discount only at Otto's, a Book Lovers Paradise, 107 W 4th St. more»

Woman Jailed Following Alleged Shooting in Williamsport

1 year 4 weeks ago

Woman Jailed Following Alleged Shooting  in Williamsport - A 23-year-old female was committed to the Lycoming County Prison following a shooting incident in Williamsport late yesterday afternoon. Williamsport Bureau of Police were dispatched to the intersection of Newberry and Diamond streets where they found Christopher Downs with multiple gunshot wounds to his back. more»

Williamsport Mayor to Address Landlord-Tenant Notification Ordinance

1 year 10 weeks ago

As Public Safety Director, Mayor Campana has announced that there will be a public meeting to discuss the proposed Landlord-Tenant Notification Ordinance. Mayor Campana believes the proposed ordinance will make landlords more accountable and will make neighborhoods safer. more»

First-Ever Australian Little League Baseball® Team Wins Its Way to Williamsport

1 year 11 weeks ago
The Perth Metro Central Little League team with the first-ever Australia Region Championship banner.

The 2013 Little League Baseball® World Series has its first Region Champion, and they’ve already made history. more»

Stevens Students, Staff Raise $925 for Cancer Research

1 year 12 weeks ago

Earlier this spring, teachers and students at Stevens Elementary School, 1150 Louisa St., came up with the idea to support a great and worthwhile cause — an idea that ultimately raised $925 through a series of special events. more»

CrossFit Billtown Grand Opening in Williamsport

1 year 13 weeks ago

CrossFit Billtown, 917 Rear Arch St, will have their grand opening on June 1, 2013. This is the first CrossFit gym to open in the Williamsport area. more»

Firm Finds Success with Region's Business Assistance Providers

1 year 14 weeks ago

Artificial intelligence and “knowledge capture” are among cutting edge technologies advanced by Discovery Machine, a small, growing business in Williamsport, PA. Software developed through Discovery Machine is utilized for training, simulation, and behavior modeling. more»

Peckville Driver Injured in Franklin Township Crash

1 year 15 weeks ago

Peckville Driver Injured in Franklin Township Crash - PSP Motoursville cited a 32-year-old driver for multiple motorist violations following a one-vehicle crash in Franklin Township last Friday. Trooper Daniel Koak said around 5 p.m., Derrick D. more»

Great Finance News

1 year 16 weeks ago

Last year, I approached City Council to join for the first time a health care insurance cooperative. The purpose was to save the city taxpayer dollars. My financial team and I estimated that we would save $200,000. more»

Passenger Leads Police on Foot Pursuit in Loyalsock Township

1 year 19 weeks ago

Passenger Leads Police on Foot Pursuit in Loyalsock Township - A 26-year-old man was charged by Montoursville State Police with multiple crimes following an incident last week in Loyalsock Township. Trooper Daniel Kozak said around 10:10 p.m. on April 12, a traffic stop was conducted on Northway Road at Lincoln Drive. more»

April First Friday: Art Scene, Special Events Listings

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Flyer artwork by Jonathan Frazier

Outdoor First Friday

Corner of Fourth & Pine

Outdoor music on Pine Street for First Friday. Artists can pre-register at Le Chocolat, 420 Pine

Street.

 

Converge Gallery

140 W. Fourth Street • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm explorefirstfriday.com/converge-art-gallery/ more»

Williamsport Mayor Wants Grad School in Downtown

1 year 23 weeks ago

In an effort to continue the renassiance in downtown Williamsport, Mayor Gabe Campana has had productive discussions with several accrediated universities about establishing a downtown graduate school offering Master’s and Doctorate degrees. more»

Williamsport Hosts Second Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade

1 year 24 weeks ago
Ella Meckley and Lila Vogelsong, both fifth graders at Round Hills Elementary, during the first annual St. Patty's Day parade last year in downtown Williamsport. (photo courtesy Thad Meckley)

St. Patrick's Day is celebrated on March 17, his religious feast day and the anniversary of his death in the fifth century. The second annual St. Patrick's Day parade in the city is to step off at 11 a.m. March 16, at the intersection of Campbell and West Fourth streets, goes east on West Fourth, ending downtown. more»

Peter Herdic House Slates March Events

1 year 24 weeks ago

In honor of Women's History Month, the Peter Herdic Restaurant will start a new tradition: the Sisters' Salon, every Thursday in March. Meet smart and scintillating women in Williamsport and trade stories, ideas, advice...and laughs. In the lounge and the bar, they will be serving $5 martinis and wines by the glass, with special menu features. 


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Williamsport Man Jailed; Waiting Extradition

1 year 27 weeks ago

Williamsport Man Jailed; Waiting Extradition - PSP Montoursville report a 22-year-old man is waiting extradition to Delaware County for an arrest that took place prior to requisition. Trooper Travis Pena said Abdullah Friend, of 434 Center Street, was the subject of an active warrant and was subsequently arrested and remanded to the Lycoming County Prison. more»

Man Jailed Following Alleged Drug Possession in Williamsport

1 year 29 weeks ago

Man Jailed Following Alleged Drug Possession in Williamsport - The Williamsport Bureau of Police Vice Narcotics, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania State Police, Lycoming County Drug Task Force, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (Williamsport office), made a controlled purchase of heroin last evening. The purchase resulted in the arrest of Benjamin J. more»

Williamsport Mayor Files Lawsuit Against Outlaws, Hockey Club

1 year 30 weeks ago

Williamsport Mayor Gabe Campana announced his intention to file a lawsuit on behalf of the City of Williamsport against the Outlaws and Syracuse Hockey Club.

See the attached announcement below for details.

New Hotel Opens In Williamsport

1 year 30 weeks ago
The Residence Inn by Marriot ribbon cutting ceremony took place at 3 p.m. Jan. 30. In attendance [at the ribbon cutting] was Jeff Wheeland, Vince Matteo, Holly Kremser, Rob McCarthy, Mayor Gabriel Campana, and Jennifer Locey. (Photo by Christine Hutton)

The new Residence Inn by Marriot, 150 W. Church St., is now open in Williamsport.

Lycoming County Commissioner Jeff Wheeland, who attended the ribbon-cutting event, said, “The hotel is another great investment in Lycoming County.” He added that the upscale hotel “offers our visitors first class accommodations.” more»

Motorist Sustains Injuries While Standing Behind Disabled Vehicle on Route 15

1 year 31 weeks ago

Motorist Sustains Injuries While Standing Behind Disabled Vehicle on Route 15 - A 47-year-old woman was injured Wednesday morning following a bizarre accident in Armstrong Township. Trooper Joel Miles said Tina M. Short, of Williamsport, stepped out of a disabled vehicle in the southbound lane of Route 15 on Jan. 23 shortly after 8:30 a.m. at the same time Josephine V. more»

Burglar Surprised by Resident in Williamsport; Flees With Cash

1 year 37 weeks ago

Burglar Surprised by Resident in Williamsport; Flees With Cash - PSP Montoursville continue to investigate a burglary that occurred last Friday in Loyalsock Township. Trooper Daniel Kozak said as Devin R. Drum, 22, returned home to his residence at 1095 Freedom Road about 10:30 a.m., he found the door partially open. more»

Santa and Mrs. Claus Coming to Williamsport’s West End

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(Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

WHAT: Santa and Mrs. Claus Coming to Williamsport’s West End for the 3rd Annual Lighting of the Newberry/Jaysburg Christmas Tree

WHEN: 6:30 PM, Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 Rain or shine.

WHERE: Brodart Co., 500 Arch Street – at the corner of W. Third and Arch Streets. more»

Stolen Pepsi Soda Machine Recovered in Washington Township

1 year 42 weeks ago

Stolen Pepsi Soda Machine Recovered in Washington Township - PSP Montoursville are seeking additional information concerning the theft of a soda machine that was stolen from a fire company in Washington Township. Trooper Matthew Lada said a Pepsi soda dispensing machine was removed from the Washington Township Volunteer Fire Company during the overnight hours of Nov. 3. more»

2012 Victorian Christmas Tour

1 year 42 weeks ago

Come and experience Williamsport’s rich cultural and architectural heritage in the heart of the Millionaire’s Row Historic District!

Join us as we celebrate the annual Victorian Christmas, “It Starts with a Story” this year, slated for November 16, 17 and 18, 2012. more»

State Police Continue to Investigate Rash of Thefts in Williamsport

1 year 47 weeks ago

State Police Continue to Investigate Rash of Thefts in Williamsport - State Police in Montoursville are seeking additional information in a series of thefts from motor vehicles which occurred over the weekend in Williamsport. more»

Hughesville Teen Sustains Major Injuries Following Eldred Township Crash

1 year 48 weeks ago

Hughesville Teen Sustains Major Injuries Following Eldred Township Crash - PSP Montoursville say a female teen sustained major injuries as a result of a one-vehicle crash yesterday. Trooper Joel Miles said shortly before 1 a.m. on Sept. 27, Stacey C. Silverman, 18, of Hughesville, was a passenger in a vehicle operated by Timothy M. Turner, Jr., 19, of Williamsport. more»

Concrete Slab Cause of Hit and Run Accident in Clinton County

1 year 50 weeks ago

Concrete Slab Cause of Hit and Run Accident in Clinton County - PSP Lamar are seeking information about a hit and run accident that occurred on Sept. 12 in Castanea Township. Trooper Homan said a concrete slab fell from the bed of a white truck while traveling south on Route 220, approximately one mile prior to the Lock Haven exit around 11:30 a.m. more»

Jersey Shore Driver Sustains Major Injury in Lycoming County Crash

1 year 50 weeks ago

Jersey Shore Driver Sustains Major Injury in Lycoming County Crash- PSP Montoursville report a 41-year-old man sustained major injuries following a one-vehicle crash in Bastress Township. Trooper Justin Bieber said about 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, Christopher McCann was traveling west on Route 654 approximately 200 feet north of Jacks Hollow Road. more»

Numerous Thefts Reported in Lycoming County

1 year 50 weeks ago

Numerous Thefts Reported in Lycoming County - PSP Montoursville continue to investigate a number of thefts throughout Lycoming County, including: more»

Two Injured in Route 15 Collision in Lycoming County

1 year 50 weeks ago

Two Injured in Route 15 Collision in Lycoming County - PSP Montoursville say a driver and his passenger sustain injuries following a two-vehicle crash on Friday morning. Trooper Douglass Hoffman said shortly after 7:15 a.m., Nathan A. Robison, 20, of Williamsport, and his passenger, Arthur C. more»

Police Continue to Investigate Early Morning Burglary at Muncy Creek Township Business

1 year 51 weeks ago

Police Continue to Investigate Early Morning Burglary at Muncy Creek Township Business - PSP Montoursville are examining camera surveillance from a nearby business and seeking additional information following a smash-and-dash burglary in Muncy Creek Township. Trooper Brandon Schrawder said around 1 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. more»

Brooklyn Man Jailed for Alleged PFA Violation in Muncy

2 years 1 day ago

Brooklyn Man Jailed for Alleged PFA Violation in Muncy - PSP Montoursville arrested a New York resident following an incident over the weekend in Muncy Creek Township. Trooper Doebler said on Aug. more»

Firearms Stolen From Clinton County Cabin

2 years 3 days ago

Firearms Stolen From Clinton County Cabin - PSP Lamar continue to investigate a burglary that occurred during the overnight hours of Aug. 26. Trooper Michael J. Flook said someone damaged a window to gain entry to a cabin located at 126 Floyd Road in Leidy Township between the hours of 4 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. more»

Japaneseart on display at Barrel 135 for First Friday

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2 years 4 days ago

Converge Gallery and Barrel 135 are pleased to announce a showing of artwork by Misako Oba and Tina Yesenofski at Barrel 135. The work will hang from September 7 - September 30, 2012. Barrel 135 is located at 135 West Fourth Street, Williamsport, Pa 17701. more»

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