South Williamsport

Mirabito ready to kickoff EMS Week 2013

1 year 28 weeks ago
Rick Mirabito, D-Lycoming, is gearing up to educate the public about EMS Week — a national celebration to honor Emergency Medical Service workers — with a healthy communities event in South Williamsport. Rick Mirabito, D-Lycoming, is gearing up to educate the public about EMS Week — a national celebration to honor Emergency Medical Service workers — with a healthy communities event in South Williamsport.

HARRISBURG, May 10 – State Rep. Rick Mirabito, D-Lycoming, is gearing up to educate the public about EMS Week — a national celebration to honor Emergency Medical Service workers — with a healthy communities event in South Williamsport. more»

Team Bucket List: Antarctica!

May 10, 2013

By Sarah Vandenberg

I have always, always, always wanted to visit Antarctic [...] more»

Even More Travel Writing Prompts for Your Enjoyment

May 9, 2013

By Sarah Vandenberg

Writing prompts are the best! We’re featuring the [...] more»

Social Networking with Your Travel Blog: Our Newest Class!

May 7, 2013

By Sarah Vandenberg

Announcing our newest class, Social Networking with You [...] more»

Combating Loneliness and Boredom on Solo Travel

May 6, 2013

By Kimberly Dreese

Here at Frayed Passport, we are exuberant advocates of [...] more»

Three Lessons to Have a Great Group Travel Experience

May 6, 2013

By Connie Golding

If you have ever embarked on a group travel experience, [...] more»

Umpires Selected for Nine Little League World Series

1 year 29 weeks ago

Little League Baseball and Softball announced today the 115 umpires who will be working the nine Little League World Series this summer. The Little League World Series schedule kicks off with the Big League Baseball World Series in Easley, S.C. on July 24 and ends with the Little League Baseball World Series Championship Game in South Williamsport, Pa. on August 25. more»

Wilson, Catherine C.

1 year 30 weeks ago

Catherine C. Wilson

Catherine C. Wilson, 94, formerly of the 1800 block of Spring Run Road, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Rose View Center where she had been a resident the past seven years.

Born Nov. 20, 1918, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Freeman and Kathryn (Sautter) Craw. more»

Just Below Your Feet

April 30, 2013
Just Below Your Feet

Just Below Your Feet is Stephanie Bowen, right, and Sara Griggs more»

Indonesia: The Orangutans of Bukit Lawang

April 29, 2013

By Daniel van den Berg

In 2010 I visited the village of Bukit Lawang on Sumatr [...] more»

Indonesia: The Orangutans of Bukit Lawang

April 29, 2013

By Daniel van den Berg

In 2010 I visited the village of Bukit Lawang on Sumatr [...] more»

Fornwalt, John A.

1 year 30 weeks ago

John A. Fornwalt, 94, of E. 5th Ave. South Williamsport, died Thursday, April 25, 2013 at his home.

Born Dec. 4, 1918 in South Williamsport, he was a son of the late David and Pearl (Yohe) Fornwalt. more»

World of Little League to Feature Items from Carl E. Stotz Archives

1 year 30 weeks ago
Karen Stotz Myers stands next to a photo of her father, Carl Stotz, founder of Little League Baseball, taken while he was a youth playing on the St. John's Lutheran Sunday School Baseball League. (Photo courtesy of Pennie Vanderlin)

Seventy-five years ago, during the summer of 1938, Williamsport resident Carl E. Stotz hit upon an idea that would become the world’s largest and most respected organized youth sports program. more»

Guest Article: Be A Traveler, Not A Tourist

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December 31, 1969

Today's blog is brought to you by Paige Soucie. She is the founder and CEO of Soucie Holdings LLC, a digital marketing business specializing in content writing and social media. She has a passion for cooking, writing, traveling and learning. Soucie received degrees in Journalism and Political Science, and a minor in Spanish from Arizona State University. more»

Little League Baseball and Softball Bolsters Communications Staff

1 year 31 weeks ago
LLB hires New Director of Media Relations and Web Development Manager.

Stephen D. Keener, President and Chief Executive Officer of Little League Baseball and Softball announced today the addition of Brian McClintock, Director of Media Relations, and Mike Weslosky, Web Development Manager, to the Communications Department at Little League International in South Williamsport, Pa. more»

Bausinger, Beatrice E. "Peggy"

1 year 32 weeks ago

Beatrice E. "Peggy" Bausinger

Beatrice E. "Peggy" Bausinger, 77, of South Williamsport passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013 at the Williamsport Home.

She was born November 25, 1935, in Williamsport the daughter of William M. and Esther Q. (Hinkel) Keaner.

Peggy was the wife of the late William A. Bausinger who passed in 1969. more»

Williams, Eleanor L.

1 year 31 weeks ago

Eleanor L. Williams

Eleanor L. Williams, 85, of South Williamsport, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Williamsport Regional Medical Center. more»

Market Your Travel Blog on Pinterest

April 16, 2013

By Sarah Vandenberg

For those of you who are totally new to it (or at least [...] more»

Market Your Travel Blog on Pinterest

April 16, 2013

By Sarah Vandenberg

For those of you who are totally new to it (or at least [...] more»

Bird, Arlene

1 year 32 weeks ago

Arlene Bird, 79, of Montoursville, died Saturday, April 13, 2013 at the Williamsport Hospital.

Born October 24, 1933, she was a daughter of A. Wayne Hickoff and Madeline T. (MacDonald) Hickoff-Gardner. She married Douglas Bird and would have celebrated 53 years together June 18th. more»

Interview: Volunteering in Nigeria

April 15, 2013

By Sarah Vandenberg

In this interview, Erick talks to Shannon about her tim [...] more»

Interview: Volunteering in Nigeria

April 15, 2013

By Sarah Vandenberg

In this interview, Erick talks to Shannon about her tim [...] more»

Travel Buddy of the Week: Project Hawai'i

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December 31, 1969

Congratulations to Project Hawai'i, our Travel Buddy of the Week!

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Regel, William R.Jr.

1 year 33 weeks ago

William R. Regel Jr. 

(July 12, 1955 - April 8, 2013)

William R. Regel Jr., 57, formerly of Valparaiso, Ind., and a resident of South Williamsport, died April 8, 2013, at The Gatehouse surrounded by family. more»

Doane, Pamela R.

1 year 34 weeks ago

Pamela R. Doane

Pamela R. Doane, 59, of Cogan Station, died Sunday, March 31, 2013 surrounded by her family, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born July 10, 1953 in Williamsport, she was a daughter to Howard and Irene (Jones) Henne. She was preceded in death by her father in 2001. more»

South Williamsport Driver Charged With Alleged Assault Following Dispute

1 year 34 weeks ago

South Williamsport Driver Charged With Alleged Assault Following Dispute - PSP Montoursville filed simple assault and harassment charges against a 20-year-old man following a verbal argument with another motorist. Trooper Travis Pena said David Setser, 344 George Street, South Willilamsport, and William Bejamin Macinnis, Jr., 39, of 329 W. more»

Curchoe, Ruth M.

1 year 36 weeks ago

Ruth M. Curchoe

(September 5, 1912 - March 12, 2013)

Ruth M. Curchoe, 100, formerly of Washington Blvd., passed away peacefully at Valley View Nursing Center, Montoursville, on Tuesday, March 12, 2013. more»

Firearms, Jewelry Stolen From Loyalsock Township Residence

1 year 35 weeks ago

Firearms, Jewelry Stolen From Loyalsock Township Residence - PSP Montoursville are seeking additional information regarding a burglary that occurred earlier this month in Loyalsock Township. Trooper Joel Miles said between 3 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on March 14, someone broke a basement window and entered the residence of Albert Stopper, 1004 Bonair Drive, Williamsport. more»

Travel Buddy of the Week: ArtCorps

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December 31, 1969

Congratulations to ArtCorps, our Travel Buddy of the Week! more»

Decker, Mary C.

1 year 36 weeks ago

Mary C. Decker

Mary C. Decker, 87, of Williamsport, went to be with her Lord Friday, March 15, 2013 at her home.

Born July 8, 1925 in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Mary (Covert) Forney. more»

Moon, James E.

1 year 36 weeks ago

James E. Moon

James E. Moon, 69, of Williamsport, died March 13, 2013 at his home.

Born May 28, 1943 in Williamsport, he was a son of Edward and Irene (Stewart) Moon.

He married Carol A. Wright on April 11, 1964 and celebrated 48 years together. Jim retired from Plankenhorn Braid Works after 25 years of service. more»

Holt, H. Patricia (Pat)

1 year 36 weeks ago

H. Patricia (Pat) Holt,

H. Patricia (Pat) Holt, 84, of Williamsport, passed away March 14, 2013 at her home, surrounded by her family.

Born June 8, 1928 in York, she was a daughter to the late Lloyd and Evelyn (Sipe) Aldinger. more»

Chin, Joyce M.

1 year 36 weeks ago

Joyce M. Chin

Joyce M. Chin, 84, of Williamsport, died Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at ManorCare South. She was born April 20, 1928, in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Joyce worked as a seamstress and also for the American Heart Association. She enjoyed crafts and being with her family. more»

Travel Buddy of the Week: Abroad China

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December 31, 1969

Congratulations to Abroad China, our Travel Buddy of the Week!

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Raise the Region 2013

1 year 38 weeks ago

FCFP, First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania, is holding a fundraiser, Raise the Region 2013, on March 12, 2013. Raise the Region 2013 is a 24-hour online fundraising event. more»

Prato, Peter Anthony

1 year 39 weeks ago

Peter Anthony Prato

(April 20, 1930 - February 20, 2013)

Peter Anthony Prato, 82, South Williamsport, died Wednesday Feb. 20, 2013, at Sycamore Manor Health Center.

Pete was born in Williamsport on April 20, 1930, a son of Anthony and Margaret Casale Prato. more»

County-Wide Reassessment Under Way

1 year 39 weeks ago

The Board of Assessment Appeals for Lycoming County plansto consider adoption of a resolution on Thursday, March 7, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. that begins the process for a County Wide Reassessment. Public comment will be accepted during that meeting. The last county-wide reassessment was conducted in 2004.  more»

Kriner, John “Scott”

1 year 39 weeks ago

John “Scott” Kriner, 64, of South Williamsport, died Friday, February 22, 2013 at his home.

Born April 13, 1948, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Leon and Geraldine (Tacka) Kriner.

Scott married Loretta Carlton and celebrated 21 years together.

He graduated from Williamsport Area Community College with a degree in engineering and worked for Svedala for 15 years. more»

Travel Buddy of the Week: Real Gap Experience

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December 31, 1969

Congratulations to Real Gap Experience, our Travel Buddy of the Week!

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Perry, Margaret Louise

1 year 40 weeks ago

Margaret Louise Perry

Margaret Louise Perry, 83, of Riverside Drive, South Williamsport, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at her home.

Born and raised in South Williamsport on June 6, 1929, she was a daughter to the late Jacob L. and Margaret L. (Dagitz) Probst.  more»

From Piranha Soup to Curry Grasshoppers: A Short Guide to Unusual Foods Around The World

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December 31, 1969

Now my purpose of this article is not to put you off going to any of these destinations. We all know that volunteering broadens your horizons. But how about broadening your tastes and tickling your taste buds with some unique and, dare I say it, “unusual” local dishes? more»

Travel Buddy of the Week: Moroccan Children's Trust

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December 31, 1969

Congratulations to the Moroccan Children's Trust, our Travel Buddy of the Week!

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Tucker, Helen J.

1 year 40 weeks ago

Helen J. Tucker

Helen J. Tucker, 90, of Williamsport went home to her Lord and Savior Wednesday, February 13, 2013. She was surrounded by the family that she so fiercely loved.

She was born January 8, 1923 in Williamsport, the daughter of Howard W. and Edith (Frymire) Smith.

All who knew her will remember her as a devoted mother and (nanny dear) grandmother. more»

Lee Sr., William L.

1 year 40 weeks ago

William L. Lee, Sr.

William L. Lee, Sr., 65, of Pine Street, Cogan Station, died Wednesday. Feb. 13, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Born Oct. 7, 1947 in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Lloyd and Mary (Gardner) Lee. He was preceded in death by his sister, Virginia Brown. more»

World of Little League: New Museum, New Name, New Look

1 year 41 weeks ago

In a little more than four months, a “new” museum will open at the Little League International Complex.

To go along with the $4 million renovation of the Little League Museum, the facility now has a new name and a new logo as well. Hours of operation will be expanded, and it will be open seven days a week. more»

Travel Buddy Of The Week: Center for Women and Families

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December 31, 1969

Congratulations to The Center for Women and Families, our Travel Buddy of the Week!

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Little League International Receives $300K Grant

1 year 41 weeks ago

The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) is proud to grant $300,000 to Little League International (Little League) through the Williamsport Lycoming Impact Fund. Since its creation in 2002, the Impact Fund has granted $1,225,000. more»

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