South Williamsport

EPA and American Rivers Award $1.37 Million in Grants to Restore Potomac Highlands Rivers, Clean Water

April 23, 2012

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April 12, 2012

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»

Small Sailboat Kits & Boat Dealers

April 23, 2012

Find out more info about Small Sailboat Kits here http://tinyurl.com/GetBoatPlans more»

Sailboat Plans–Daysailers Under 10 ft LOA.avi

April 23, 2012

A collection of small daysailers boat-building plans from The Shellback’s Library at The Press at Toad Hall. Designers include William F. Crosby, Edson I. Schock more»

One Simple Question

April 23, 2012

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»

Anchor Storage on Small Sailboat

April 23, 2012

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»

Wireless cold electricity

April 23, 2012

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»

Little League Umpiring School Hosts First Australian

2 years 19 weeks ago
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»

McInnis, Dennis Jack

2 years 19 weeks ago

Dennis Jack McInnis
(July 18, 1939 - April 15, 2012)

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Dennis Jack McInnis,72 of 713 Sylvan Drive South Williamsport died Sunday April 15, 2012, at home. He was born in Cadillac, MI on July 18, 1939 the son of Leigh and Marie Feeley McInnis. more»

Rodgers. Marie H.

2 years 19 weeks ago

Marie H Rodgers
(December 8, 1920 - April 14, 2012)

Marie H. Rodgers, 91, previously of S Williamsport, a resident of 1900 Ravine Road Williamsport died at the Williamsport Home Saturday April 14, 2012. more»

Scenic Lookout to Close Temporarily for Route 15 Safety Project Work

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2 years 20 weeks ago
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»

Robinson, R. Clair

2 years 21 weeks ago

R. Clair Robinson

Born: Fri Apr 1, 1932
Died: Tue Apr 3, 2012

R. Clair Robinson, 80, of South Williamsport, died Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

Born April 1, 1932, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Charles A. and Hazel Kinley Robinson. more»

Little League Museum Listed Among Baseball’s Greatest Attractions

2 years 20 weeks ago

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT - The Little League Baseball World Series has long been on a “bucket list” or a “must see” list for many people, particularly baseball fans.

Now the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum can claim a spot among the top places to visit in baseball. more»

Decker, Laura J.

2 years 21 weeks ago

Laura J. Decker
March 31, 2012

Laura J. Decker, 89, of South Williamsport, died Saturday, March 31, 2012, at the Williamsport Home.

Born June 29, 1922, in Jersey Shore, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Charles L. and Jean C. Krape Yoxtheimer. more»

Long, Russell W.

2 years 21 weeks ago

Russell W. Long
March 29, 2012

Russell W. Long Jr., 43, of South Williamsport, died Thursday, March 29, 2012, in Howard, Pa.

Born Nov. 3, 1968, in Bellefonte, he was a son of the late Russell W. and Rosetta Patterson Long. more»

Darlene McLaughlin Nominated to Represent Canada on Little League International Board of Directors

2 years 21 weeks ago

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»

Cohick, Donna Lee

2 years 22 weeks ago

Donna Lee Cohick
(August 30, 1940 - March 24, 2012)

Donna Lee Cohick, 71, 1305 West Southern Avenue, South Williamsport passed away peacefully Saturday, March 24, 2012 at the Hershey Medical Center in the company of her loved ones.

Donna retired from the former C. A. Reeds. She enjoyed riding the bus, doing word finds, chocolates HGTV and her cat, Bo-Bear. more»

Gerber, Daniel J.

2 years 22 weeks ago

Daniel J Gerber
(June 21, 1942 - March 23, 2012)

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»

Miller, Mazie E.

2 years 24 weeks ago

Mazie E. Miller

(September 10, 1921 - March 12, 2012)

In the early evening hours of March 12, 2012 Mazie "Amazin Mazie" Miller, 90, surrounded by her family, went on the wings of angels to be with her Lord and Savior.

She was a resident of 65 Sherwood Drive , Montgomery.  more»

Tax Information in Mailbox Stolen in Lycoming County

2 years 24 weeks ago

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»

Borowski, Elizabeth J.

2 years 24 weeks ago

Elizabeth J. Borowski

June 15, 1923 ~ March 7, 2012

Elizabeth J. Borowski, 88, of the Williamsport Home, formerly of South Williamsport, entered into the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, March 7, 2012. more»

Little League Museum Hosting Kids’ Day on March 24

2 years 25 weeks ago

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»

PennDOT Working to Reopen Elimsport Road/Turnback Road Intersection

2 years 25 weeks ago

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

2 years 25 weeks ago

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»

Small Boat Sailors

March 3, 2012

Use this daily newspaper to learn about daysailing, cruising spots, and why small boats — both sail and power — can be thril more»

Bashista, William J.

2 years 26 weeks ago

William J. Bashista

(February 20, 1936 - February 24, 2012)

William J. Bashista, 76, a resident of Montgomery, PA, passed away on Friday, February 24, 2012 in Leesburg, FL following a brief illness. more»

Canfield Island

February 24, 2012
Canfield Island

Canfield Island overlooks the Susquehanna’s West Branch more»

The Heritage Trail

February 24, 2012
James Bressler

Archaeologist James Bressler visits Riverfront Heritage Park named in his honor. more»

Miller, Russell

2 years 26 weeks ago

Russell Miller more»

Chamber Holds 11th Annual Education Celebration

2 years 27 weeks ago

The Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce’s 11th Annual Education Celebration will be held on Thursday, March 1, at the Holiday Inn Downtown from 5:30 until 8:30 pm. more»

Swinehart, Robert L.

2 years 27 weeks ago

Robert L. Swinehart

Robert L. Swinehart, 84, of Linn St., Williamsport, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, at the Rose View Center.

Born Nov. 14, 1927, in South Williamsport, he was a son of the late William and Mary Swinehart.

Robert was a graduate of South Williamsport High School. He was a World War II Veteran of the U.S. Army and served in Japan. more»

South Williamsport Driver Sustains Major Injuries Following Crash on Route 15

2 years 29 weeks ago

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»

Staccone, Anthony E.

2 years 29 weeks ago

Anthony E. Staccone

Jan. 18, 1942 ~ Feb. 3, 2012 more»

Little League Museum Will Host NFL Exhibit through May

2 years 29 weeks ago
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»

Caicco, Evelyn M. Kratzer

2 years 30 weeks ago

Evelyn M. Caicco more»

Williamsport Driver and Passenger Sustain Injuries in Hit and Run Accident

2 years 30 weeks ago

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

2 years 30 weeks ago

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 Reported on Route 15

2 years 31 weeks ago
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.

Bennett, Shirley A.

2 years 31 weeks ago

Shirley A. Bennett

Dec. 13, 1936 ~ Jan. 18, 2012

Shirley A. Bennett, 75, a resident of Muncy Valley Skilled Nursing Unit, formerly of Williamsport, died Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born December 13, 1936 in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Charles and Nora Snyder. more»

Kujawa, Chris J.

2 years 32 weeks ago

Chris J. Kujawa

(May 23, 1949 - January 14, 2012)

Chris J. Kujawa, 62, of 615 Fifth Avenue, died Saturday, January 14, 2012, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. more»

Shuman, Winifred A.

2 years 33 weeks ago

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Crofutt, Evelyn R.

2 years 33 weeks ago

Evelyn R. Crofutt

July 21, 1926 ~ Jan. 7, 2012

Evelyn R. Crofutt, 85, of Williamsport and formerly of Nisbet, died Saturday, January 7, 2012 at Sycamore Manor.

Born July 21, 1926 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Augusta Hauck Young. more»

Hess, Carolyn J. (Waltz)

2 years 33 weeks ago

Carolyn J. (Waltz) Hess

May 28, 1945 ~ Jan. 5, 2012
Carolyn J. (Waltz) Hess, 66, formerly of Steam Valley, died Thursday January 5, 2012 at Sycamore Manor.

Born May 28, 1945 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of Clyde and Ruby (Cowher) Waltz. more»

Vogel, Mary Catherine

2 years 34 weeks ago

Mary Catherine Vogel more»

Norton, Dorothy E.

2 years 34 weeks ago

Dorothy E. Norton

(September 4, 1932 - December 31, 2011)

Dorothy E. Norton Dorothy E. Norton, 79, of 350 Forrest St., South Williamsport, went home to her Lord on Dec. 31, 2011. more»

Williamsport Motorist Sustains Moderate Injuries in Muncy Creek Township

2 years 34 weeks ago

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»

Haefner, Robert L.

2 years 35 weeks ago

Robert L. Haefner more»

Davis, Beverly J.

2 years 36 weeks ago

Beverly J. Davis

(January 21, 1929 - December 18, 2011)

Beverly J. Davis, 82, of 2874 Cochran Avenue, Duboistown, died Sunday, December 18, 2011, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center, surrounded by her family. more»

Shaffer Sr., Paul B.

2 years 36 weeks ago

 Paul B. Shaffer Sr.

(March 13, 1918 - December 17, 2011)

Paul B. Shaffer Sr., 93, formerly of the 1400 block of Memorial Avenue, died Saturday, December 17, 2011 at Manor Care South following an extended illness. more»

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