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.
AccuWeather forecasters are warning that a "firehose effect" could unfold and produce 1-2 inches of rain per hour for several areas from Wednesday to Thursday.
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.
Lewisburg, Pa. -- Two doctors have joined the staff of Evangelical Community Hospital, bringing specialized experience in hospitality and pathology care. Evangelical welcomes Mohamed Hassan, M.D., Hospitalist, and Kimberly Levin, M.D., Pathologist.
Mansfield, Pa. -- For those in need of health screenings, educational materials, COVID vaccines, and assistance with insurance enrollment, a free health clinic is at your service.
Williamsport, Pa. -- About 36,000 Americans receive a life-saving transplant each year, according to the "Gift of Life" donor program. And while those lives are forever changed, another 7,000 people a day die waiting for an organ transplant.
Williamsport, Pa. -- Factory Works Photo Lab at the Pajama Factory in Williamsport will be offering an introduction to black and white film darkroom photography on Tuesday nights, October 5, 12, 19, and 26 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Tioga Twp. -- The 13th Annual Ives Run Trail Challenge will be held on Saturday, October 9 at the Ives Run Recreation Area on Hammond Lake at 710 Ives Run Lane in Tioga Township, 12 miles north of Wellsboro via Route 287. It was not held in 2020 due to the pandemic.
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.
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Harrisburg, Pa. -- PennDOT, Pennsylvania State Police, and Pennsylvania Traffic Injury Prevention Project are encouraging drivers to take advantage of safety checks being held across the state as agencies observe National Child Passenger Safety Week from September 19 through 25.
Lewisburg, Pa. -- A recent ruling allows Geisinger to maintain a reduced minority investment in Evangelical, at 7.5 percent. The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania affirmed an agreement between Evangelical Community Hospital, Geisinger, and the Department of Justice.…
Pfizer has issued a recall of Chantix 0.5 mg and 1 mg Tablets due to the presence of a nitrosamine, N-nitroso-varenicline, at or above the FDA interim acceptable intake limit.
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.
Ridgway, Pa. -- During September, National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, the Site-based Psychiatric Rehabilitation staff at Dickinson Center, Inc. (DCI) is joining other organizations and individuals across the nation and around the world to raise awareness about suicide prevention.
Danville, Pa. -- The best defense against the flu is getting a flu vaccination. This year, Geisinger aims to make it easy to get a flu shot by hosting three Super Saturdays, starting this Saturday, Sept. 18. During Super Saturday, several Geisinger offices are hosting drive-thru flu shot ev…