Gunshot Fatality Identified in Woodward Township - One man is dead and a second was taken into custody following a reported shooting in Lycoming County. Trooper Jennifer McMunn said shortly before 12:30 a.m. this morning, June 27, state police were dispatched to 59 Wither Hollow Lane for a shooting. more»
In what's being compared to a sitcom situation from "Seinfeld," last week the City of Williamsport's mayor -- dubbed by NCPA readers as the "Hoop Nazi" -- removed the basketball rims from Memorial Park because he "we cannot reward bad behavior." (See this link: more»
ACTIVE Network, Inc. (NYSE:ACTV), the leader in cloud-based Activity and Participant Management™(APM) solutions, has proudly been the official online league management provider for Little League® Baseball and Softball for 13 years. Celebrating its recent grand re-opening, the World of Little League®: Peter J.
A nurse provides care to a child in the Zimba Missions Hospital in Zambia, Africa.
“Hey mister, can you spare a dime? How about some nickels, quarters, and even some pennies?” We all have them - those loose bits of change that have a habit of accumulating in the bottoms of our purses and dresser drawers. We casually toss them into the consoles of our vehicles. more»
In an effort to provide additional guidance on the application of “Tournament Rule IV (d) Pitchers, Exception” regarding the new pitching threshold, the tournament committee has prepared the clarification outlined below regarding end of game threshold.
Damaged bridge is in background, behind flooded Loyalsock Bridge. (Photo courtesy of Tank Baird.)
A contract to rebuild the Loyalsock Creek Bridge, between Montoursville and Williamsport has been awarded to Glenn O. Hawbaker, a heavy construction company headquartered in State College, PA. The contract award was approved by PennDOT's Bureau of Rail Freight Assistance. more»
Teen Allegedly DUI; Life-Flighted Following Crash - PSP Lamar are waiting for blood alcohol content results from a 17-year-old male before pressing charges of driving under the influence of alcohol. Trooper Timothy Eiler said the teen was traveling north on Route 664 in Gallagher Township, Clinton County around 9:30 p.m. more»
Homemade Days will be returning to Brandon Park on June 21 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and June 22 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be a number of craft and food vendors for this event. On June 21, there will be a movie in the park starting at dusk. Live entertainment will also be playing on the Bandshell. more»
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»
This summer, World of Little League®: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store visitors will be able to learn about any of the 7,000+ baseball leagues in roughly 90 countries around the world by tapping photos, playing fun trivia games and sending messages, in a unique interactive exhibit powered by the ACTIVE Network, Inc.
The Taber Museum has partnered with 10 other museums in Lycoming County to provide the program “Passport to History,” running through August 3, 2013. In cooperation with the Lycoming County Visitors Bureau, the passport program allows individuals and families the opportunity to visit participating museums at a significantly reduced price. more»
Following nine months of construction and nearly two years of planning, Stephen D. Keener, Little League® Baseball and Softball President and Chief Executive Officer, offered brief remarks and welcomed several special guests during a brief ceremony prior to officially opening the renovated World of Little League: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store, on Saturday, June 15, 2013.
Every year, the focus of the 2013 Little League Baseball® World Series is placed squarely on the players from the 16 teams that come to South Williamsport, and it is up to the 32 team hosts, known as their uncles and aunts during the 10-day series, to make sure those players have a Little League® experience that lasts a lifetime. The 67th Little League Baseball World Series will be played Aug.
For the first time in the history of the Little League® World Series Luncheon, we already know one team coming to South Williamsport, and now we know how all 16 Region Champions will be starting the 2013 Little League Baseball® World Series.
When the completely re-designed World of Little League: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store opens to the public on June 15, visitors will have a chance to see some of the best Little League photography from around the world – thanks to the family of the late Richard “Hank” Bauer, Jr.
On September 4, 2012, Little League® Baseball and Softball closed the doors of the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum and started a $4.3 million renovation process. Nine months later, the organization is putting the finishing touches on the museum in preparation for an on-time grand reopening on June 15, 2013. more»
The Williamsport Crosscutters open their 15th Anniversary Season at Historic Bowman Field under new manager Nelson Prada, Tuesday, June 18 as they host the State College Spikes at 7:05pm. Opening Night 2013 is presented by Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania & KISS 102-7. more»
We're proud and excited to announce that this year's Little League Baseball® World Series luncheon will be webcast live on "Little League TV" at http://www.littleleague.org/tv. We hope you can join us as we begin our celebration of National Little League Week.
Jenny Dalton will be coming to Williamsport on tour from Minneapolis, MN to perform at Bullfrog Brewery on Sunday, June 23rd (8pm, ages 21+, no cover, Adela and Jude). It will be a solo performance on keyboard, with some autoharp and percussion often compared to Florence Welch, Tori Amos, Bat for Lashes and others. more»
In conjunction with the grand reopening of the World of Little League: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store, Little League® Baseball and Softball and the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) announced the unveiling of the new Little League Museum Viewing Plaza.
Little League® Baseball and Softball has been a pioneer in safety in youth sports, and Stephen D. Keener, Little League® President and Chief Executive Officer recently provided insights into Little League’s safety program at a roundtable discussion sponsored by the National Football League in New York City.
The 2013 Little League Baseball® World Series has its first Region Champion, and they’ve already made history. On Wednesday, June 5, the Perth Metro Central Little League in Perth, Australia won the inaugural Australia Region Tournament in Queensland, Australia, earning its way to compete in the Little League Baseball World Series in South Williamsport, Pa.