WHITE HAVEN, Pa. –  This February, the Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) is inviting snow enthusiasts to enjoy the fresh powder and rekindle some romance on the slopes.  Whether you’re looking for some cozy Valentine’s Day specials or simply want to head to the slopes for some weeke…

WHITE HAVEN, Pa. – Celebrate the holidays slopeside at one of Pennsylvania’s 21 Area Ski Resorts.  It’s the perfect opportunity to ensure the family spends some quality time together and a chance to create some special memories to cherish forever. This season, the Pennsylvania Ski Area Resor…

SAYRE, Pa. -- An initiative six years in the making is entering its premier stage of development as crews broke ground on the first phase of the Diahoga Trail this past September. This two-mile trail located on the upper North Branch of the Susquehanna River will run from Riverfront Park in …

WILLIAMSPORT --  The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s West Nile Program will conduct a mosquito control operation to reduce high populations of mosquitoes on Thursday, October 11, 2018, in Clinton County, including recreational and residential areas of Dunnstable, Woodwa…

WILLIAMSPORT -- The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania in cooperation with the Muncy Area School District Education Foundation will host the Williamsport Sky Show from 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Rider Park. 

Mother nature seems to weather our buildings giving them a character fitting of a wise old man. With the green grass, horses, hills and a gray cloudy sky, it speaks of what is best in the fall of our seasons. 

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) will conduct mosquito control operations to reduce high populations of mosquitoes on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, in portions of Columbia County, Bradford County, and Lycoming County. Control work will begin late in …

WILLIAMSPORT – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) West Nile Program and the Lycoming County Mosquito-borne Disease Program will conduct a mosquito control operation to reduce high populations of mosquitoes today, August 16, 2018, in Lycoming County, including rec…

WILLIAMSPORT – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) West Nile Program and the Lycoming County Mosquito-borne Disease Program will conduct a mosquito control operation to reduce high populations of mosquitoes on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, in Lycoming County, includin…

Harrisburg – Receding floodwaters and heavy rains across Pennsylvania are creating a perfect storm of conditions, that have contributed to the highest level of West Nile virus activity in the mosquito population since the disease was first introduced in 2000. The disease, which has infected …

This spring we’ve had some pretty impressive and unusual house guests. For one thing, they can average a speed of 60 miles per hour, with top speeds of 200 mph – all without a car.

DANVILLE -- The PSPCA Central PA Center at Danville will celebrate its history of rescuing horses by hosting Help A Horse Day, a day filled with barnyard fun and education for the whole family, on Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., 1467 Bloom Road, Danville.

WELLSBORO – The Tioga State Forest Announces Painter-Leetonia Road from the intersection of O’Conner Trail to the intersection of West Rim Road will be closed effective June 11 – June 22, 2018 for the removal of hazard trees. The section of road is located in Elk Township, Tioga County. The …

WELLSBORO -- On June 2, 2018 due to the 2018 STPR Rally, designated areas of the Tioga and Susquehannock State Forests will be closed to all alcohol, spirits and malt beverages.  These areas will be posted with signage prohibiting such beverages. The public should keep this in mind when visi…

WELLSBORO - Beginning March 22, 2018, the Tioga State Forest will be removing hazard trees along Colton Road. This road will be closed from Ansonia to Barbour Rock until the hazard trees have been removed. The road will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday. DCNR expects to complet…

WHITE HAVEN – With all the recent storms, it appears Winter weather is hanging on and conditions could not be better for skiing!  Skiers rejoice, there is still plenty of fresh snow and even more time to hit the slopes this season. Whether you’re looking for a weekend staycation or an action…

MUNCY — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) and state Representative Garth Everett (R-Muncy) announced today that the Muncy access area in Lycoming County will be partially reopened for public use once the weather breaks and barriers can be moved, but they reiterated that the bo…

COUDERSPORT -- Thursday, December 7 is the Annual Light Up a Life event hosted by the Cole Foundation. A special tree lighting ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Irwin Medical Arts Center at Cole Memorial Hospital.

WHITE HAVEN –  Want to escape the hustle and bustle of the season and start a new family tradition?  Celebrate the holidays on the slopes at one of Pennsylvania’s nineteen Ski Area Resorts.  What could be a better way to reconnect with loved ones, then spending quality time together and crea…

WILLIAMSPORT -- The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania will host a fall cleanup day at Rider Park on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 8 a.m. until noon.  This event is open to the public – both individuals and service groups.  Volunteers must be at least twelve years of ag…

WILLIAMSPORT -- Now that fall weather is here and temperatures are cooler, it is a great time to explore along the Susquehanna River. North Central Pennsylvania and the Susquehanna Valley have several walking/biking trails that run along the Susquehanna. They are great areas to take in the b…

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has partnered with Cabela’s to sponsor a kayak package giveaway during the summer months to highlight the good fishing and boating opportunities available throughout the Commonwealth.

WARRENSVILLE -- The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania will host a unique opportunity to observe one of the best meteor showers of the year.  Pre-registered guests are invited to one of the best viewing areas in Lycoming County, Rider Park.  If clear skies prevail, this e…

Two free-ranging deer were euthanized on the evening of July 26 in Ridgway Township, Elk County. The deer were discovered about 20 miles north of Disease Management Area 3, within the Commonwealth’s Elk Management Area.

WELLSBORO – The Tioga State Forest Announces that Gamble Run Road will be closed effective July 25, 2017 due to a road project. The road is in Elk Township, Tioga County and Pine Township, Lycoming County.  The road will be closed from 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday July 25 – Augus…

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is alerting anglers and boaters who use the Watsontown Borough access area in Northumberland County that the facility will be closed beginning July 17 to replace the existing concrete boat launch ramp.

WARRENSVILLE -- The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania will host a Star Party at Rider Park on Sunday, July 23, 2017.  Let the staff of Rider Park be your guide to the wonders of the night sky.  Learn how to use a telescope to view Saturn, identify galaxies and constellat…

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