Last Thursday, I worked a long day helping with preparations for the Mac Miller concert (as well as selling concessions prior to, during, and after the show and helping a small amount with tear down). This marked my third year assisting with the CAB-sponsored concert.
It’s hard to believe we’re at the end of another school year. And for me, that means that I’ll soon be a senior (and as you’ve witnessed before if you read my columns, I’m kind of freaking out on the inside about that).
We are all familiar with the Jimmy Buffett song about liking piña coladas and getting caught in the rain and frankly if you’ve spend any amount of time in Williamsport, you are probably tired of rain and in need of a tropical drink to lift your spirits.
This past week, we visited the newly established Hana Asian Bistro at 2019 East 3rd Street right off of the Golden Strip in Williamsport. We are always interested in new restaurants in the area and are always excited to see how they measure up. Fortunately, Hana did not disappoint.
Steel on steel reverberates through the Rec Center as the Lycoming College Fencing Club practices for their upcoming tournament. Dr. Michael Gaylor, or “Maestro,” instructs the club on form, strategy, and mindset.
The Lycoming College Warriors thought they had a chance to cause an upset in a lacrosse game. The problem was that they were facing the 18th nationally ranked Widener University Pride. They suffered a 15-1 blowout, but thanks to senior Tom Lurie ended the Warriors possible shut out with a goal.
Many people on Lycoming College’s campus have heard about extreme runs such as Tough Mudder, Spartan Races, Zombie Runs, or even Warrior Races. Well the Recreation department at Lycoming wanted to put a twist on all of that with the first ever Warrior Extreme Challenge.
Four years of studying and countless sleepless nights and the only thing I will be receiving is a $160,000 piece of paper. I am just kidding. These past four years have been something that I will treasure the rest of my life. There are so many people to thank in this farewell.
Honda, the official vehicle sponsor of Little League® and national sponsor since 1996, donated $50,000 to the Staten Island Little League to help rebuild their baseball facilities, which were severely impacted by Hurricane Sandy. With Honda’s donation, storm ravaged fields, bleachers and dugouts will be repaired in time for the league’s 32-team opening day on April 20th.
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.
U.S. Representative Tom Marino (R-PA) introduced legislation that will enable the development of necessary infrastructure for more efficient production and delivery of affordable energy across the country. more»
Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research will offer a short course: Remediation and Field Reclamation Day on Monday, May 13, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport. more»
The independent pop/folk band, Har-di-Har will debut in Williamsport on May 20 at the Bullfrog Brewery. In a time when both electronic music and "the duo" are becoming extremely popular forms of making music, Har-di-Har sets themselves apart. They use no loop pedals or samples, and yet they create the sound of a four-piece band. more»
“I don’t think I’m going to wear out my shoes, I’m still walking on air.” That’s how Chuck Latini, a U.S. postal clerk from Ewing, N.J., has been gliding ever since he got the news that he was going to be umpiring in the 2013 Little League Baseball World Series.
Passenger Leads Police on Foot Pursuit in Loyalsock Township - A 26-year-old man was charged by Montoursville State Police with multiple crimes following an incident last week in Loyalsock Township. Trooper Daniel Kozak said around 10:10 p.m. on April 12, a traffic stop was conducted on Northway Road at Lincoln Drive. more»
Williamsport Motorist Flees on Foot During Traffic Stop - A 37-year-old man fled the scene of a routine traffic stop and was later charged for allegedly providing a false identity to a law enforcement officer. PSP Trooper Christine Fye said shortly after 4 p.m. more»
Janet M. Bullock, 78, of Williamsport went to be with the Lord Thursday, April 11, 2013 at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. Janet was the wife of the late Philip G. Bullock, Sr. with whom she shared 40 years of marriage prior to his passing in 1994. more»