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MLB roundup: Lindor’s shot helps Indians top Twins

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Francisco Lindor homered in his native Puerto Rico, Corey Kluber allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins, 6-1, on Tuesday night. Michael Brantley and Jose Ramirez each had three hits for Cleveland in the first ...

Double bassist Xavier Foley to offer classical performance

LEWISBURG — Avery Fisher grant winner Xavier Foley will perform a classical repertoire at 2 p.m. April 22 in the Weis Center Atrium Lobby. The performance is free and tickets are not required. This performance includes a world premiere work and Weis Center commission by composer Daniel ...

Mayor lists qualifications for public safety director

Multiple college degrees. “Strong leader.” Coached by “veteran Secret Service agent and former Baltimore Police Officer J.S.F. and Dr. Larry Stout.” Those are among the qualifications to be public safety director that Mayor Gabriel J. Campana listed in a handout that he distributed ...

Funerals

LOWE — James H. Lowe, Sunderlinville, 11 a.m. today, Olney Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Ulysses. Visitation from 9 to 11 a.m. STOVER — David W. Stover Sr., Jersey Shore, 11 a.m. today, Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. Visitation from 10 to 11 ...

The Stock Market Competition

Williamsport Sun-Gazette/Fairfield Auto Group/Pennsylvania College of Technology/Woodlands Bank/Pennsylvania Council on Financial Literacy Week 4 High School 1. Montgomery - 234,617.66 Ryan Monoski 2. Muncy - 223,010.89 Beth Baker 3. East Lycoming - 120,976.52 Brian ...

Men’s basketball roundup: Loyola tops Tennessee on jumper

DALLAS (AP) — Another NCAA Tournament prayer answered for Loyola-Chicago, and the Ramblers are set to bring Sister Jean to the Sweet 16. Clayton Custer’s jumper took a friendly bounce off the rim and in with 3.6 seconds left, and 11th-seeded Loyola beat No. 3 Tennessee, 63-62, in a South ...

Gerald F. Douty

Memorial Service for Gerald F. Douty (Buzz) will be held on March 29, 2018, at Northway Community Church, 1680 Four Mile Drive, Williamsport. Open to public from 4-5 p.m. with a private family service from 5-7 p.m. Submitted by family.

Daum heads list of notable players from one-bid leagues

South Dakota State forward Mike Daum already has experienced the NCAA Tournament twice before. Now he wants to discover what it feels like to win on college basketball’s biggest stage. Daum, one of the nation’s most prolific scorers, heads a list of several notable players from one-bid ...

Lorson-Hoffman

Cornell Jean Lorson, of Linden, and Michael Grant Hoffman, of Mount Pleasant Mills, were united in marriage on Oct 7, 2017. Reverends Rand Hummel and Les Ollila officiated at the ceremony held in Salladasburg. Lorson is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Lorson, of Linden. Hoffman is ...

Rhythmic dueling

LEWISBURG — Born from the heart of the gaucho (cowboy) tradition, Argentina’s Che Malambo is now thrilling audiences around the world with a new production. The dance company will represent aspects of this South American gaucho culture in a live performance of dance and percussion at 7:30 ...

AmeriCorps ‘Day of A’ to be in Billtown

About 600 AmeriCorps members from across the state will be headed to Williamsport in honor of a “Day of A” event on March 13. One city hosts the event each year, and this is the first time PennSERVE, the agency that oversees the AmeriCorps program statewide, has chosen for it to be in ...

Anna Marie Staron

Anna Marie Staron, 104, long-time resident of Blossburg, was called to her Heavenly home Friday evening, Feb. 23, 2018, at Broad Acres Nursing Home in Wellsboro. Born Sept. 5, 1913, in Arnot, she was one of three daughters of nine children of late Ignac and Mary Tokarz. Anna was married to ...

Board hires coaches

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Each Monday, the Sun-Gazette summarizes major votes of the past week and, more specifically, how our locally elected and appointed officials voted on each matter. Watch for it each Monday in the Sun-Gazette.) Locally elected and appointed officials voted on the following ...

Cummings-Boisvert

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Rachel J. Cummings, of Jersey Shore, and Zachary I. Boisvert, of York Haven. An Aug. 11, 2018, wedding in Whispering Pines, Carlisle, is being planned. Cummings is the daughter of Terri and Steve Cummings, of Jersey Shore. She graduated from ...

Bad behavior

On Feb. 4 the Eagles won the Super Bowl....I'm not an Eagles fan, but I would rather they won than the Patriots. It was a great game. But, Sunday night the "Eagles Fans" began celebrating. During this "celebration" they caused considerable damage to the city, overturning vehicles and damaging ...

Funerals

MARTIN — James H. Martin Sr., Rauchtown, 11 a.m. today, Wayne P. Urbine Funeral Home Inc., 408 S. Main St., Jersey Shore. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. CRIST — Dorothy W. Crist, 1 p.m. today, Jersey Shore Presbyterian Church, 235 S. Main St., Jersey Shore. McCONNELL — Patricia L. ...

Nadal set to continue quest

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal was set to continue his quest for a second Australian Open title when he played Diego Schwartzman in an afternoon match on Rod Laver Arena. Fourth-round singles play began Sunday, with third-seeded Grigor Dimitrov facing local hope Nick ...

Wolf looking to expand who gets OT pay

HARRISBURG — Stymied by Republicans in his effort to pass a law raising the minimum wage, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is moving to boost pay in Pennsylvania through another means — by making hundreds of thousands of additional salaried employees eligible for overtime pay, administration ...

Gerrymandering case sows doubt in big year for House races

HARRISBURG — Lots of people want to run for Congress in Pennsylvania this year, but they may not yet know which district they live in. The prospect that the state Supreme Court could decide a high-profile gerrymandering case by ordering new boundaries for Pennsylvania’s 18 congressional ...