Williamsport, Pa. -- In turbulent times, books are tools that help people navigate the world around them. Intellectual freedom and access to information uplift people in crisis and during more peaceful times, so the James V. Brown Library invites you to champion the right to read during Bann…
It's On Us PA is a statewide campaign that invites education leaders and all Pennsylvanians to be part of the solution to protect students from sexual violence. $1 million in It’s On Us PA grants will be available to colleges, universities, and other postsecondary schools in Pennsylvania.
In a major shift in strategy as the Chesapeake region nears its 2025 Bay cleanup deadline, Pennsylvania has switched to an approach that gives the reins and money to counties as they try to reduce large amounts of pollution from agriculture and stormwater runoff.
While Cole’s Coffee may just seem like a cozy hangout that serves hot drinks and treats, it is so much more. This summer, Shawn (Cole’s Coffee founder and owner) has opened up her shop to be a children’s summer feeding center through the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank.
UPMC launched Will M Sport to provide resources on healthy eating and lifestyle practices. Will M Sport is a guide, or a "teammate," for children who want to lead their own healthy lifestyle. In this issue, Will teaches children about hydration.
Hughesville, Pa. -- A grant from the Williamsport Lycoming Community Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) for $12,000 will help propel a local winter outdoor destination into the future.
When we become a Christian, we are to give up the ways of the world. We are to quit trying to be the greatest in the eyes of the world. Jesus tried to explain and emphasize to his disciples, who knew it was wrong but still were in competition at times for the top position.
"What is Agriculture?" asked Agriculture Secretary Russell Reading during this year's breakfast meeting on agriculture, organized by Senator Gene Yaw. The meeting was held at Herman and Luther's barn on Friday, Sept. 17.
Lewisburg, Pa. -- Dive into the local arts scene all October! The 7th Annual Lewisburg Arts Council Members’ Show will be held in Gallery 255 at the Public Library for Union County.
Earlier this year, everyone was feeling pretty drab. Plans were being canceled, people were lonely, everyone was carrying around a lot of extra weight on their shoulders. Especially couples who were hoping to get married this year.
National car rallies may be cancelled this year, but the Waste Management STPR Regional® car rally will take place as scheduled on Saturday, Sept. 18. Spectators can view rally action from four different vantage points this weekend, including the jump at the original spectator area and anoth…
Tioga County faces a drastic increase in COVID-19 cases, according to a warning from the Tioga County COVID-19 Task Force. For the month of September, the county has recorded 277 positive cases and a 14.7% positivity rate. These findings are based upon Department of Health data.
Williamsport, Pa. -- Many in the Williamsport area know the name Davie Jane Gilmour, current president of the Pennsylvania College of Technology. Davie Jane is among this year's inductees to the West Liberty University Wall of Honor.
Lewisburg, Pa. -- Health equity, cultural competence. They're more than buzz words in an industry tasked with continually improving patient care.
Pennsylvania College of Technology is known for its pre-health programs, but its Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program can fly under the radar. Penn College will offer EMT courses starting the week of Jan. 10 and running through early May.
Bloomsburg, Pa. -- The Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Department of Nursing is ranked sixth of 76 schools in Pennsylvania, according to RNCareers.org. BU is also ranked 67th in the Mid-Atlantic region by NursingSchoolAlmanac.com.
Williamsport created eight "Heart and Soul Statements" to represent the collective wisdom of all Williamsport citizens. Heart of Williamsport volunteers gathered this wisdom by listening to individual stories.
Williamsport, Pa. – Juneteenth, declared an annual national holiday this year in commemoration of slavery’s end in America, will be observed Sept. 17-18 at Pennsylvania College of Technology with a series of events highlighting Black history and culture.