FROSTBURG, MD – The Environmental Protection Agency and American Rivers today announced the six recipients of $1,373,119 in environmental grants to benefit communities, and protect rivers and clean water in the Potomac Highlands region of Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. more»
A young couple looking for adventure, challenge themselves to simplify their lives by living aboard a small sailboat and embarking on an uncertain journey to find an iceberg. Their quest brings them lessons in the joy of a deliberate life, a greater understanding of nature and a new path in the pursuit of happiness. more»
Storing my Rocna anchor on my Montgomery 17 sailboat took a little thought. In this video I show you the box that I built to store the Rocna anchor and the anchor rode. I keep the box stowed in the cabin under the cockpit while underway. more»
Demo setup related to Wireless cold electricity with “The electric sailboat” showing a small model driven by an electric motor by a special system “G-03 Argon” with only one wire line and wireless, i.e. without any kind of energy source on board. All design, construction know-how by DELTA Ingegneria. more»
Umpire school at Little League Baseball Headquarters (Photo courtesy of Little League Baseball and Softball)
The Little League International complex in South Williamsport is hosting its annual Umpiring School this week, and like the Little League Baseball World Series that is played on the complex each August, there is an international presence among the umpires. more»
View of Williamsport from the scenic overlook on Montgomery Pike, Route 15 near South Williamsport.
Weather permitting, the contractor beginning the safety improvement project on the Montgomery Pike section of Route 15 near South Williamsport will begin setting temporary concrete barrier on the job this Wednesday, April 11. more»
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (March 29, 2012) – The Little League Canadian Region has nominated one of its experienced volunteer leaders for election to the Little League International Board of Directors, it was announced by Stephen D. Keener, President and Chief Executive Officer of Little League Baseball and Softball. more»
Daniel J. Gerber, 69, of South Williamsport, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 23, 2012, at his Florida home after a courageous battle against cancer. Born on June 21, 1942, in Williamsport, he was the son of Ambrose and Clara Gerber. more»
Tax Information in Mailbox Stolen in Lycoming County – PSP Montoursville continues to investigate an incident of identity theft, which occurred last month in Limestone Township. Trooper James Doane said the tax information that was mailed in order for tax preparation returns at 3411 Middle Road between Feb. 7-10 was used by a 21-year-old female in Queensbury New York. more»
There will be something for children of all ages at the 10th annual Kids’ Day hosted by the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum on Route 15 in South Williamsport. The event will be held Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. more»
Montoursville - A PennDOT maintenance crew in Lycoming County is working on a project to reopen the intersection of Turnback Road with Route 2001 (Elimsport Road) in Brady Township this week. PennDOT raised the elevation of the state route at the bridge there in order to get the state route above floodwater levels. more»
South Williamsport Teen a Fatality in Wednesday Crash - PSP Montoursville believe excessive speed to be the main contributing factor in a crash that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Armstrong Township. Trooper Brad Eisenhower said Joshua D. Andy, 19, of South Williamsport was killed shortly after 4 p.m. as he was traveling west in the westbound lane of Old Montgomery Pike. more»
South Williamsport Driver Sustains Major Injuries Following Crash on Route 15 – PSP Montoursville report 29-year-old Lonnie R. Gaines Jr. was injured, and his 1-year-old son sustained minor injuries on Wednesday following a three-vehicle crash in Armstrong Township. more»
Diamonds to Gridirons: Little Leaguers in the NFL is on display until May at the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum, South Williamsport.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (Feb. 3, 2012) – Football fans who may be suffering withdrawals from their favorite sport when the Super Bowl is over this Sunday can relive great football moments at the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum in South Williamsport, Pa. more»
Williamsport Driver and Passenger Sustain Injuries in Hit and Run Accident – PSP Montoursville said a driver sustained minor injuries while his passenger was transported to the hospital for treatment of moderate injuries following an accident in Loyalsock Township. Trooper Christine Fye said Barry L. Artis, 24, and Kendra A. more»
Vehicle Accident in Brown Township – Lycoming County Communications Center lists the following incidents during the overnight hours of Saturday, Jan. 28: 12:08 a.m., fire alarm, 780 Broad St., Montoursville; more»
Trailer fire on Route 15 (photo provided by Kayla Crist, of Montgomery)
The blaze was brought quickly under control following a trailer fire in Lycoming County. Area emergency personnel responded to an area on Route 15 near B & C junkyard shortly before 11 a.m. today for a trailer hauling construction equipment which caught on fire. No injuries were reported.
Williamsport Motorist Sustains Moderate Injuries in Muncy Creek Township – A Williamsport woman was transported to the Williamsport Hospital for treatment of injuries she sustained following a two-vehicle accident on Dec. 29. Around 7:40 p.m. on East Water Street in Muncy Creek Township, Merle B. more»