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Dear Annie

Dear Annie: My daughter is single and raising two sons. Her husband died in an automobile accident four years ago. I am worried about the relationship between her sons, “Steven,” 16, and “Frederick,” 10. I think they are too close and too affectionate with each other. Steven is very ...

A listing of daily and weekly support groups

Various times North Central Sight Services offers a variety of support groups throughout the month for visually impaired residents of Lycoming and Clinton counties. For more information, call Lori Love at 570-323-9401 ext. 123. HAVEN of Tioga County offers free and confidential services for ...

A cat walks into a bar … and becomes an internet sensation

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — It’s an old story: first they start sneaking out, then wandering the neighborhood and staying out all night, until one day, a cat walks in to a bar. Before you know it, his new friends are lining up to buy him drinks. That’s just a typical Monday night for Cairo, ...

Lifestyle briefs

TODAY • The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society, 858 W. Fourth St., will host a society program at 2 p.m. in its community room. Guest lecturer Sherry Gardner Kuiper, author of “Images of America: Around Picture Rocks,” will present a lecture on the history ...

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Frog Holler brings music to downtown Lewisburg

LEWISBURG — The community is invited to hear music, eat local food, sip local drinks and buy local crafts during the Fall Music Festival, which will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 21. Held in Hufnagle Park, the festival’s headlining band will be Frog Holler, which band member Darren ...

Native Maze raises The Bar

In 1988, Nike coined the slogan “Just Do It.” For many, the phrase was simply a saying to get you motivated to go out there and “do it” — all while wearing the sneaker giant’s products. However, for many musicians, they were living this idea long before the 80’s, specifically ...

Community Theatre League presents ‘Virginia Woolf’

When asked if they’ve ever heard of the play “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?,” most people will say, “Yes.” But when asked what the play is about, those same people may simply offer a blank stare. Although the title is one that is commonly recognized, the plot is not as well known. ...

‘Barbershop!’ presented at Community Theatre League

The men’s West Branch Barbershop Chorus (WBBC) and ladies’ Heart of PA Chorus (HOP) will come together to present their annual Fall Show Barbershop! at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, at the Community Theatre League (CTL), at 100 W. Third St. In addition to the both choruses staging a night of pure ...

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In Weinstein’s wake, is Hollywood truly capable of change?

LOS ANGELES— “That’s how it works,” actress and director Sarah Polley recalls Harvey Weinstein saying to her years ago in his office. If she agreed to a “very close relationship” with him she could go on to be a star and win awards, he said. He told her that a famous actress had ...

Veteran British actor Roy Dotrice dies aged 94

LONDON (AP) — Roy Dotrice, a veteran British actor, died at his London home on Monday. He was 94. Dotrice was known for his role as Leopold Mozart in the Oscar-winning film “Amadeus” and his many theater and TV roles. He won many accolades throughout his lengthy career including a ...

Boseman, Hudlin team up to portray a young Thurgood Marshall

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chadwick Boseman knows a little about portraying icons: his acting resume includes Jackie Robinson, James Brown and comic book’s first black superhero, the Black Panther. But even Boseman was wary after director Reginald Hudlin approached him about portraying the younger ...

Coming to a movie theater near you: Dubai destroyed, again

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — As a mammoth wave from the Persian Gulf rises up to drown fleeing beachgoers and wash over downtown Dubai and the world’s tallest building, you can be forgiven for thinking you’ve seen this all before. The coming film “Geostorm” marks just the ...

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MR., MRS. SORINGMAN

Mr., Mrs. Springman observe 65th anniversary

Betty Jane (Watts) and Harold Springman, of Montoursville, will observe their 65th wedding anniversary Oct. 4, 2017. They were married by the Rev. Hershey at St. James Church parsonage, Montoursville. Mrs. Springman, a native of Williamsport, is the daughter of the late Amy and Jacob Watts. ...

MR., MRS. HALL

Mr., Mrs. Hall observe 50th anniversary

Anne Louise (Dewald) and Larue Earl Hall, of Montoursville, observed their 50th wedding anniversary June 3, 2017. They were married by the Rev. Robert E. Berger at the Hughesville Baptist Church. Mrs. Hall, a native of Muncy, is the daughter of the late Dorothy and Truman Dewald. She ...

MR., MRS. DANGLE

Mr., Mrs. Dangle observe 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Max A. Dangle, of Montoursville and Lakeland, Florida, will observe their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 5, 2017. They were married by the Revs. O. Gayle Miller and David Hovees at Hillsgrove United Metho­dist Church. Mrs. Dangle is the daughter of the late Sadie and Donald ...

MR., MRS. HOXIE

Mr., Mrs. Hoxie observe 70th anniversary

Pauline Vivian (Ouderkirk) and Mendelssohn Hoxie, of Jersey Shore, observed their 70th wedding anniversary Aug. 30, 2017. They were married by the Rev. Charles N. Ouderkirk, father of the bride, in Syracuse, New York. They are members of the First United Methodist Church, Jersey Shore. ...

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ELIZABETH SELLERS
AUSTIN BENEDICT

Sellers-Benedict

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Elizabeth “Libby” Sellers and Austin Benedict, both of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. A June 10, 2018, wedding in Muncy is being planned. Sellers is the daughter of Mary and James Sellers, of State College. She graduated from State ...

Boyles-Diehl

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Brittany Boyles, of Montoursville, and Tim Dielh, of Muncy. An Oct. 13 wedding in Muncy is being planned. Boyles is the daughter of Linda and Gary Boyles, of Montoursville. She graduated from Montoursville Area High School in 2003. Diehl is ...

BRENNA BAYSORE
TRAVIS SEGRAVES

Baysore-Segraves

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Brenna Baysore and Travis Segraves, both of Williamsport. A Feb. 24, 2018, wedding at St. John Newberry Church is being planned. Baysore is the daughter of Lisa and Donald Dunkleberger, of William­sport. She graduated from Loyalsock Township ...

STEPHANIE  WOODHOUSE JOHN ROLAND

Woodhouse-Roland

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Stephanie Woodhouse and John Roland III, both of Williamsport. A Nov. 25 wedding at the Genetti Hotel is being planned. Woodhouse is the daughter of Pamela Hill, of South Williamsport, and Alan Woodhouse, of Lock Haven. She graduated from ...

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STEPHANIE FLEMING
MICHAEL FOX

Fleming-Fox

Stephanie Fleming and Michael Fox were united in marriage at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 30, 2017. The Rev. Dave McElwee officiated at the ceremony held at McElhattan United Methodist Church. The bride is the daughter of Rebecca and Harold Fleming, of Linden. Fox is the son of Laurie and Sam Fox, of ...

CELINA SEYLER
DOUGLAS HASKO JR.

Seyler-Hasko

Celina Anne Seyler and Douglas Paul Hasko Jr., both of Williamsport, were united in marriage at 2 p.m. Aug. 12, 2017. The ceremony was held at St. Luke Lutheran Church. A rehearsal dinner was held at Bullfrog Brewery. A reception was held at the Valley Inn, South Williamsport. The bride is ...

ANASTASIA CRISSMAN
KOHL KNOPP

Crissman-Knopp

Anastasia Marie Crissman and Kohl Lucas Knopp, both of Trout Run, were married at 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 23, 2017. Mark Brumbach officiated at the ceremony held at a family cabin property in Trout Run, where a reception also was held. The bride is the daughter of Candace and Bruce Crissman, of ...

LINDA SUE YARISON
MAX ELDON STROUSE

Yarison-Strouse

Linda Sue Yarison, of South Williamsport, and Max Eldon Strouse, of Williamsport, were united in marriage at 1 p.m. Aug. 5, 2017. The Rev. Bob Wallace officiated at the ceremony held at Heshbon United Methodist Church. A rehearsal dinner was held in South William­sport. A reception was ...

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Upcoming senior center activities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Most senior centers have daily events. Senior Sun highlights events that may be of greater interest and importance to local seniors. For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. ...

Hospice of Evangelical welcomes new volunteers

Hospice of Evangelical recently held a volunteer training Sept. 11 and 12 for those interested in giving their time and assisting with end-of-life care for families throughout the Susquehanna Valley or supporting the work of Hospice through non-patient activities. Topics covered during ...

Sadie Says … Answers to frequently asked questions about safe driving

Q.: With summer vacation over and my daughter starting back to work, I will be babysitting my young grandson. Can you advise me how to be sure I’m transporting him safely? A: Before you head out with your young passenger, do a safety seat check. • Your grandson’s safety seat is ...

Master Gardeners and STEP RiverWalk Center partnership continues into fall

Since this spring, the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners and participants at the STEP RiverWalk Center have had hands-on classes covering soil, composting, watering and growing vegetables and flowers. Upcoming topics include seed saving, putting your garden to bed and planting ...