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The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued an alert pertaining to raw, non-intact beef products made from imported meat from Ontario, Canada. The raw beef, used in the U.S. to produce other beef products, were distributed to institutions and retailers in Connecticut, Ill…

Castanea Township, Pa. – Maintaining the surface of trails is essential to keeping them safe, and in light of this the Friends of Bald Eagle Valley Trail, Clinton County CleanScapes, and tractor operators from the Wayne County Township Landfill staff are holding a work day event to put a fre…

Cannabis contains at least eighty biologically active chemical compounds, but the most common of them are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the chemical which produces a “high,” and cannabidiol (CBD), which has recently become incredibly popular as a sort of cure-all. In short, the FDA advises any…

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Each year Ard’s Farm offers a variety of autumn activities including corn mazes for different ages and skill levels, hayrides, and a pick-your-own pumpkin patch. This Saturday, Oct. 19, the Public Library for Union County (PLUC) is bringing something extra to the corn maze: a free book givea…

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Williamsport – UPMC Susquehanna’s Spirit of Women program invites women to gather their friends and attend Girls’ Night Out, an annual Spirit of Women signature event, Thursday, Oct. 24 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport.

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Streaming giant Netflix Inc. (NFLX) announced that it secured rights to Jeff Smith's critically acclaimed comic book series BONE. Netflix said it plans to develop an animated kids series based on BONE that follows the iconic Bone cousins on an adventure through a vast, uncharted desert and i…

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Jennifer Aniston has made her Instagram debut with a bang, breaking the record for the fastest time to reach one million followers. The "Friends" star reached the milestone in just 5 hours and 16 minutes, which helped her enter the Guinness Book of World Records. The first photo that Aniston…

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The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced the nominees for the Rock Hall Class of 2020 on Tuesday, and nine out of the 16 artists named in the list are first-time nominees. The top five vote-getters, to be announced in January, will take part in the 35th Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inducti…

Danville, Pa. – Penn State Health and Geisinger announced the signing of a letter of intent to transfer ownership of Holy Spirit Health System to Penn State Health. Target date for completion of the transaction is by June 30, 2020, dependent upon regulatory timeline and approval.

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For 73 years the Mummers’ Parade has delighted revelers each autumn, and at least 98 participating groups are lined up to make a memorable 74th. As always, spectators can expect a diverse array of performances throughout the event including bands, cheer squads, floats, and more.

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The Lycoming County United Way’s mission is to mobilize the collective resources of our community to change lives by fighting for the health, education, financial stability, and basic needs of every person in every community. In simplest terms, they partner with community agencies who offer …

New Covenant United Church of Christ is inviting the public to join them for a presentation to learn, share, and discuss “Our Environment and the Climate Crisis; How It Is Impacting Us Locally.”  

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Williamsport – In celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, PA CareerLink® and the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation are hosting a job fair on Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Genetti Hotel on 200 West Fourth Street. At least 91 employers are currently…

Raising awareness is a good first step for any cause, but the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children (National DEC) recognizes that solving a problem does not stop at merely acknowledging the issue. The organization, according to their website, “challenges all of us to recognize risk…