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Dear Annie

Dear Annie: How does one know whether she wants children? For my whole life, I haven’t been sure, but I figured I’d know eventually. Now I’m in my late 20s and not any closer to making up my mind. I’m afraid I’d regret it if I didn’t have kids, but I’ve never particularly wanted ...

Boy Scouts Troop 12 celebrates 100 years

Troop 12, Boy Scouts of America, of St. Luke Lutheran Evangelical Church, will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its founding at a special reunion and picnic on July 14 at the Eagles Mere Auto and Air Museum located at Merritt Airport between Eagles Mere and Laporte, Route 42. Everyone ever ...

Hope’s second annual dance raises over $3K

150 guests participated in Hope Enterprise’s second annual Dance the Night Away at the Genetti Hotel to raise awareness and more than $3,000 to benefit individuals with developmental disabilities in Lycoming, Clinton, Northumberland, Columbia, Montour, Snyder and Union counties. Modeled ...

Dear Annie

Dear Annie: I am not a fan at all of potlucks at work. First of all, I think it is rude to ask employees who have worked all day to bring food into work the next day. Secondly, I am concerned about the food that some people bring to work. Is it old? Has it been prepared in a hygienic ...

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2nd annual Arts and Music Festival to be held

The Wyalusing Area Friends of the Arts will hold the second annual Art and Music Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday on Main Street. This year’s entertainment line-up includes Dual Alarm, the Wyalusing Community Jazz Band, Shawn Raymond & Friends, Hejra and the Barefoot Belly ...

Theatre review: ‘The Savannah Sipping Society’

MILL HALL — When raising your glass to toast Millbrook Playhouse’s 55th season, sipping rather than swigging is recommended. Also recommended to kick off 2018’s summer of professional theater fare is “Savannah Sipping Society,” with 7:30 p.m. performances tonight, tomorrow and ...

Folk band Lavender Blue to host acoustic music event

Join hosts Lavender Blue for this month’s acoustic music event in the Chef’s Listening Room for an evening of fresh food and tasty tunes, from 6:30 to 9:15 p.m. June 22 at Chef Hosch & Ann Catering, Inc., 414 Walnut Street. The series is presented by Chef Hosch & Ann Catering, ...

Movie review: ‘Hereditary’

“Hereditary” completely went against all of the expectations I had. With its intriguing trailer and critical praise, I thought I was going to love this so-called “horror masterpiece.” What I got instead was not the film that I was looking forward to. Though Ari Aster’s directorial ...

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‘Incredibles 2’ crushes animation record with $180 million

LOS ANGELES — The combined powers of superheroes, the Pixar brand and a draught of family-friendly films helped “Incredibles 2” become the best animated opening of all time, the biggest PG-rated launch ever and the 8th highest film launch overall. Disney estimated Sunday that the film ...

Kanye West’s entire album hits the Top 40

So much for fans abandoning Kanye West’s latest project. All seven tracks on the controversial rapper’s “Ye” album debuted on Billboard’s Top 40 chart this week. The song “Yikes” came in the highest, charting at No. 8 on the Top 10. “All Mine” just missed that list, ...

Q&A: Christopher Plummer on playing a weed dealer at 88

NEW YORK (AP) — Regal and commanding even in his youth, Christopher Plummer has turned into an even mightier force in old age. The 88-year-old Plummer earlier this year became the oldest actor ever nominated for an Oscar (for his J. Paul Getty in “All the Money in the World”), six years ...

Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped launch rock ‘n’ roll as Elvis Presley’s sideman, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died in his sleep in Nashville Wednesday night. She said he had been suffering ...

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Mr., Mrs. Hepburn observe 50th anniversary

Sandra L. (Corson) and Jerry C. Hepburn observed their 50th wedding anniversary on June 8. They were married by Revs. Charles F. Himes and Henry F. Hopkins at Wesley United Methodist Church. Mrs. Hepburn, a native of Williamsport and Cogan Station, is the daughter of the late Dorothy and ...

Mr., Mrs. Orr observe 50th anniversary

Barbara E. and James L. Orr, of Williamsport, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on June 29, 2018. They were married in 1968 at Faith United Methodist Church, Montoursville. Mrs. Orr is a native of Montoursville. She attended Montoursville Area High School. She worked at Derr’s ...

Mr., Mrs. Zalonis observe 50th anniversary

Charlotte (Rhoades) and John Zalonis, of South Williamsport, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on June 22, 2018. They were married by the Rev. Joseph D’Amico at Immaculate Conception Church, West Pittston. They are members of Hope Muncy Church, Muncy. Mrs. Zalonis, a native of ...

Mr., Mrs. Repella observe 60th anniversary

Mary Ann (Yokemick) and Phillip Repella Jr., of South Williamsport, observed their 60th wedding anniversary on May 24, 2018. They were married by the Rev. Valdmir Levitsky at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Mount Carmel. Mrs. Repella is the daughter of the late Helen and Michael Yokemick. She ...

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Healy-Palmer

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Mercedes Healy and Ryan Palmer, of Red Lion. A Oct. 20, 2018, wedding at the Williamsport Country Club is being planned. Healy is the daughter of Heidi Healy, of Montoursville, and Kenneth Healy, of Williamsport. She graduated from Montoursville ...

Donner-Eiswerth

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Shauntae Donner, of Cuba, N.Y. , and Michael Eiswerth, of Williamsport. An Aug. 25, 2018, wedding in Butler is being planned. Donner is the daughter of Sue and Douglas Donner, of Cuba, N.Y. She received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from ...

Johnson-Kaczmarczyk

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Leigh A. Johnson and Matthew M. Kaczmarczyk, both of Philadelphia. A Nov. 3, 2018, wedding at Herman & Luther’s Historical Barn, Montoursville, is being planned. Johnson is the daughter of Barbara Johnson, of Montoursville, and the late ...

Mancuso-Hedgcock

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Rachel Mancuso and Luke Hedgcock. A Nov. 17 wedding at AppleTree Terrace, Dallas, Pa., is being planned. Mancuso is the daughter of Ralph Mancuso, of Kinston, and the late Filomena Mancuso. She graduated from Bishop O’Reilly High School in ...

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Ensinger-Tallman

Robin Ensinger and Scott Tallman, both of Jacksonville, Florida, were united in marriage on May 5, 2018. The Rev. Dan McLean officiated at the ceremony held at their home, where a reception also was held. The bride is the daughter of Patricia and Robert Wasaff. The groom is the son of ...

Ebner-Taylor

Courtney Elizabeth Ebner and Timothy David Taylor, both of Muncy, were united in marriage at 3 p.m. on May 19, 2018. The Rev. Arlene Beechert officiated at the ceremony held at the First United Methodist Church, Muncy, where a dress rehearsal also was held. A reception followed at the ...

Baysore-Segraves

Brenna Marie Baysore and Travis Segraves, both of Williamsport, were united in marriage on at 3 p.m. Feb. 24, 2018. The Rev. Jay Jones officiated at the ceremony held at Saint John’s Newberry United Methodist Church, where a rehearsal also was held. A reception was held at Farrington ...

Ensinger-Tallman

Robin Ensinger and Scott Tallman, both of Jacksonville, Florida, were united in marriage on May 5, 2018. The Rev. Dan McLean officiated at the ceremony held at their home. Ensinger is the daughter of Pat and Robert Wasoff. Tallman is the son of Connie Tallman, of Linden. Maid of honor ...

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Sadie Says …

Q. “My grandson is home from college. He’s a drinker and I know he’ll be attending parties. His parents and I are concerned — what do we need to know? A. As your grandson heads out for summer celebrations, there are a few things that you, as an adult, should know. Traffic crashes ...

Senior menus

(EDITORS NOTE: For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. For Meals on Wheels, service and transportation, call the Lycoming-Clinton Bicounty Office of Aging-STEP at 570-323-3096.) Week ...

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. ...

The Meadows to hold Cruise-In

The Meadows, A Park Home Personal Care Community, 2160 Warrensville Road, Montoursville, will hold a Cruise-In event from noon to 3 p.m. July 28. Registration begins at 10 a.m. The event is free and open to the public. The event will feature classic, hot rod and antique cards on the front ...