Williamsport, Pa. -- The area was moving this weekend as a series of outdoor events highlighted warm weather, no masks, and the return to semi-normal as the summer kicked into high gear.
Altoona, PA – Secretary of the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Dennis Davin joined Stephen McKnight, President and CEO of The Altoona Blair County Development Corporation (ABCD), Altoona Mayor Matthew Pacifico, Blair County Commissioner Bruce Erb, and the owners of Ma…
Williamsport/Milton/ Pa. – After a long year without one of the season's best community events, First Fridays are making a come back. Today marks the start of Williamsport's First Fridays and, for the first time ever, the town of Milton is having their very own First Friday!
Williamsport, Pa. – Gabe Stillman returns to the Williamsport performance scene February 27th with a one-night engagement at the Community Arts Center. After almost a year of canceled and postponed shows the CAC is excited to welcome the Williamsport native and Uptown Music Collective alu…
Lewisburg, Pa. – The Bucknell University Observatory has partnered with the Union County Public Library to present its annual "Family Night at the Observatory" program, which will be conducted virtually this year between Wednesday, Feb. 10, and Friday, March 5.
Lewisburg, Pa. – Using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, Bucknell Physics and Astronomy Professor Katelyn Allers and postdoctoral researcher Blake Pantoja have observed an astronomical anomaly few have encountered before.
Williamsport — One way or another, people are going to find a way to get out and socialize in these difficult times.
Don your green, and (Irish or not) give your best Irish accent a go (or not) and find fun ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! Check out these events around the region.
This winter the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) released their annual report for the fiscal year. The report ranks the sales of wines and spirits in the state by numerous categories, and includes purchases from both retailers and liquor license holders.
New Year's Eve parties aren't in short supply around northcentral Pennsylvania. Wander down to your local club or tavern, and it's far more likely you'll find a DJ or a band playing that night than on any other night of the year.
Like any good postmodern cultural phenomenon, the craze for Ugly Sweaters around the holidays blends nostalgia and irony. Think the warmth of Andy Williams crooning "White Christmas" in a snowflake sweater and combine that with the bureaucratic silliness of a major retailer issuing an apolog…
In 1982, Tom Woodruff Jr., a Lycoming College Student and Loyalsock High School grad, played the role of Jonathan Brewster in the Williamsport Community Theater League's production of Arsenic and Old Lace. Nearly forty years later, Woodruff returns to Williamsport's CTL as Henry Potter in th…
It’s that time of year again-- Christmas music in every store, Santa Claus around every corner, and the weather matching the fury of the holiday spirit.
With the weather suddenly gaining an autumn chill, this Friday is an ideal time to take a stroll in downtown Williamsport without working up a sweat. It’s First Friday, when local shops stay open through the evening to host artisans, musicians, shows, and visitors of all kinds.
Jim Breuer gave Northcentralpa.com a thirty-minute, one-on-one interview, as he prepares to bring his 'Live and Let Laugh' tour to Williamsport on October 4th. In doing so, we found out some very interesting things. For example…
A downtown street fair to coincide with the Little League World Series, welcoming visitors from all over the world, is planned for tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 23, 5 - 9 p.m.