Standard Journal in Milton is celebrating 125 years of community news

30 weeks 4 days ago
Milton - Standard-Journal pressman John Ranck on the press.

The Standard Journal in Milton is celebrating 125 years of community news. more»

DAVID ASCENDANT: Godawa on Goliath -- and many others

32 weeks 1 day ago
Book cover image provided by Brian Godawa, author.

On a recent episode of Janet Parshall's syndicated radio show, author Brian Godawa outlined one tenet of his storytelling philosophy: "If you don't accurately depict man's depravity, the redemption in your story will not ring true."
That principle certainly applies to Godawa's latest novel. more»

Kingsman: “This is ain’t that kind of movie”; but it is -- sort of

32 weeks 2 days ago

“Kingsman” is a slick, funny, exciting spy thriller that feels both charmingly old-fashioned and thoroughly contemporary.

Subtitled “The Secret Service,” this high-octane actioner concerns a fictional British operation that prides itself on combating global crime while remaining privately funded and completely unacknowledged by the public. more»

American Sniper: Clint, Kyle and Cooper make an unbeatable team

33 weeks 2 days ago

Truly great movies often come about from a magic combination of director, star and subject.

Put together Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks and World War II, for example, and you get "Saving Private Ryan." Ron Howard, Russell Crowe and boxer James Braddock: "Cinderella Man."

"American Sniper" offers the unbeatable combo of Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper and Chris Kyle. more»

WHIPLASH: Hard drumming and harder questions

33 weeks 2 days ago

"Whiplash" is a film about music, talent and ambition that plays like a psychological thriller.

"Intense" is the best word for it -- sometimes almost unbearably so. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital announces March events

33 weeks 4 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds March Classes

Prepared Childbirth Classes: more»

Evangelical’s Central Scheduling Team Receive Award

35 weeks 1 day ago
Front row, left to right: James Stopper, Chief Financial Officer; Central Scheduling Representatives - Ann Varney, Alison DiFranks, Hermi Kramm, Zarina Robbins (Manager); and Christin Kieffer, Director of Patient Access. On the stairs, left to right: Central Scheduling Representatives - Lynda Jarrett, Sharon Edkin, Carol Yost, and Stacy Sauers. Image provided.

The Central Scheduling team was recently presented with the Team CHOICE Award at Evangelical Community Hospital. more»

Father’s Hope has announced two new locations

35 weeks 2 days ago
Father’s Hope recently presented a donation of children’s books and stuffed animals to the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Here, Kevin Mertz, Father’s Hope director, presents the donations to Maggie Heimbuch, of the hospital’s Child Life Services department. Image provided.

MONTOURSVILLE — Father’s Hope, a Central Pennsylvania based nonprofit organization, has announced two new locations where donations of small stuffed animals can be dropped off. more»

February American Heart Month: Women - If Your Heart is Telling You Something, Listen

35 weeks 2 days ago
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A heart attack strikes someone every 34 seconds and is the leading cause of death in American women. For matters of the heart, every minute counts so women are encouraged to be vigilant in knowing about heart health and being aware of how heart attack symptoms may look and feel in real life. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes Karen A. Dohl, PA-C

35 weeks 5 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes Karen A. Dohl, PA-C. Dohl will be instrumental in the introduction of the Diabetes Center of Evangelical, part of the Evangelical Medical Services Organization network of primary and specialty care practices. more»

Pediatrics of Evangelical Moves Location

36 weeks 3 days ago

Pediatrics of Evangelical has announced its new location as the Professional Office Building of Evangelical Community Hospital, Suite 122, Lewisburg, Pa. Any appointments previously scheduled at the 45 Forestwood Drive, Lewisburg, location should report to the new location starting Monday, February 2, 2015. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds February Classes

37 weeks 1 hour ago

LEWISBURG- Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of classes through the month of February. They are as follows:

Prepared Childbirth Classes: more»

2015 Gala Event Set To Raise Funds For Evangelical’s Cancer Care Initiatives

37 weeks 2 days ago
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LEWISBURG—The Evangelical Gala, Evangelical Community Hospital’s premier fundraising event, will take place on Saturday, March 7 at Larison Hall on the campus of Bucknell University. The Gala begins with a 5:30 pm cocktail hour and a silent auction, followed by dinner and dancing to music provided by Paris, a Philadelphia-based band. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds Screenings in February

37 weeks 6 days ago

LEWISBURG- Community Health and Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of screenings through the month of February. more»

Lycoming College professor Lynn Estomin will have her exhibit "SHAME" featured at Harwick College

38 weeks 6 days ago
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 Lynn Estomin, professor of art at Lycoming College, will have her exhibit, "SHAME," featured in Foreman Gallery at Harwick College in conjunction with the 2015 college-wide symposium, "Health and the Environment: Individual Courage and Community Activism." The piece will be on display Feb. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Encourages a New You in the New Year

39 weeks 5 days ago

A new year can bring new resolve when it comes to lifestyle changes and Evangelical Community Hospital has the tools you need to set wellness goals and achieve them.

Through Evangelical Community Health and Wellness, individuals can attend classes on wellness topics, exercise programs, and screenings to know where improvements can be made. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds January Classes

42 weeks 4 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds January Classes


LEWISBURG- Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of classes through the month of January. They are as follows:

 Prepared Childbirth Classes: more»

Heaven’s Helpers of Central PA Donates Outfits to The Family Place of Evangelical

44 weeks 15 hours ago
The staff of Evangelical Community Hospital’s The Family Place accept a donation from Heaven’s Helpers of Central PA. The group donated outfits made from wedding gowns call “Angel Gowns” to The Family Place’s infant loss program. Pictured from left to right: The Family Place staff members, Karin Ede, RN, Susan Payne, RNC, BSN, Dawn McConnell of Heaven’s Helpers of Central Pa, and Amy Noaker, RN, BSN. Image provided.

Evangelical Community Hospital has become the first hospital to take part in making an idea for giving back become a reality for Heaven’s Helpers of Central PA. The group, founded by Dawn McConnell of Hughesville, creates hand-crafted outfits made from donated wedding gowns for infants who never get to come home from the hospital. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital’s 10th Annual Mammathon

47 weeks 2 days ago

Breast Cancer Awareness doesn’t end in October. The staff of the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health is concerned about your health every day of the year. This November, Evangelical Medical Services Organization will be reaching out to women throughout the community during the 10th annual Mammathon, an event designed to motivate women to schedule their annual mammogram. more»

Evangelical LPN Sworn In as Member of State Board of Nursing

47 weeks 6 days ago
On October 23, 2014, Sue Hertzler, LPN at Evangelical Community Hospital (left) was sworn in by Kelly Diller, Notary and Board Administrator with the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs (right), as a first term member of the State Board of Nursing, a board of the Pennsylvania Department of State. Hertzler will hold the position on the board until October 14, 2020. Image provided.

LEWISBURG, PA - Sue Hertzler, LPN, of Evangelical Community Hospital was recently sworn in as a first term member of the State Board of Nursing, a board of the Pennsylvania Department of State, Harrisburg, Pa. more»

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