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Fair offers chance to guess ‘mystery artifact’

Each year, a mystery artifact from the Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society is brought to the Lycoming County Fair for a guessing game. This year’s winner is Linda Hayton, who correctly identified the artifact as a “Miser’s Purse.” Coins and other small ...

Skydiver from Northeastern Pennsylvania dies at 85

DRUMS (AP) — Don S. Kellner didn’t want to be remembered for the cancer that took his life on July 22. The 85-year-old from Drums wanted people instead to focus on the time he spent living. One of the most renowned parts of his life involves the number 46,355, which earned him a ...

Start now, get another growing season out of your garden

The same hot weather that brings out the best in tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers and other summer vegetables makes spinach, lettuce, peas and other cool-weather vegetables tough and bitter. Midsummer weather makes the prospect of cool weather seem remote, but of course such weather will return. ...

People of all ages thrilled with the return of Jersey Shore Town Meeting

Kathy Ross found a place to watch the Jersey Shore Town Meeting Parade under a tree along Thompson Street more than a half hour before the event began. Munching on a slice of pizza from her chair, her 10-year-old granddaughter, Abby, beside her, she was looking forward to the procession soon ...

Library names new marketing director

The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., has announced the promotion of library employee Dana Brigandi to development, marketing and programming director. She succeeds Robin Glossner, who retired on June 30, after 13 years of service in the role. Brigandi has been at the library in ...

Chalk art festival postponed

Organizers rescheduled downtown Lewisburg’s Sidewalk Chalk Festival for July 16 after weather forecasts for this weekend caused concerns. Organizers reopened online registration due to the postponement. People can register in advance at http://bit.ly/LewisburgChalk and start working as soon ...