WEST BURLINGTON – Gunnery Sgt. Kenneth J. Serfass, USMC (ret.), is a professional living historian and will portray Ulysses S. Grant at the Bradford County Library on Saturday, June 22, at noon.
Adult Medical Day Services Program, Elderwood at Waverly, 37 N. Chemung St., Waverly, NY 14892. Held Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Registration is required. Please contact the Admissions Department at (607) 565-6289 for details.
Parents of children 9 to 12 years of age in Bradford and Sullivan counties are reminded that applications for the 22nd annual Camp Family Life Enrichment Adventure (FLEA) are due soon. The camp is scheduled for July 17-20 at Camp Brule. Applications are due by June 30.
SCRANTON, Pa. – Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine students at the Guthrie Campus participated in the second Stanley Conklin Research Day, an event which will be held annually. The purpose of the event is to showcase resident and student research and quality improvement projects condu…
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Pennsylvania College of Technology engineering design students, as well as students from several other majors, distinguished themselves by passing prominent industry certification exams related to computer-aided design during the 2018-19 academic year.
The 2018-2019 Bradford-Tioga Head Start, Inc. school year is ending. On the last day of school, each family enrolled in the program will receive a Summer Fun Bag. Each bag is filled with fun activities for children and families to engage in over the summer months along with supplies aimed at…
ELMIRA, N.Y. – Elmira College celebrated the graduation of 226 students during its 161st commencement on Sunday, June 2 at the First Arena, Elmira. The exercises included 204 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees. Those graduating included:
When was the last time you heard a good old hell, fire, and brimstone sermon? You know the kind; the preacher gets a little loud, pounds the pulpit a few times and tells people to repent of their sins or else. Even if he does not yell or beat on the pulpit, he will warn people of an eternity…
It’s a sunny day, in fact, it’s a bit humid and makes it feel like summer a couple weeks early. Each season comes with its blessings, but also things to work with. Whether we grump over the heat or fuss over all the extra clothes it takes to keep five little ones warm during the winter month…
STANDING STONE – On Sunday, June 16 at 7 p.m., Aaron and Katrina Bates will be presenting the special music at the Standing Stone United With Christ Church.
ATHENS – The Valley Active Living Center, formerly known as the Valley Senior Center and remaining at 118 S. Main St. in Athens, will host a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Tuesday, June 18 from 9:30-11 a.m.
POTSDAM, N.Y. – Cassandra Bowman of Waverly, N.Y., a mathematics major, was named to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester at Clarkson University.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – On May 23, a total of 794 graduates received associate degrees, specialized diplomas, and certificates from Northampton Community College (NCC) at the spring commencement ceremony.
ONEONTA, N.Y. – A total of 1,553 SUNY Oneonta students earned dean’s list honors for the spring 2019 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying a course load of 12 hours or more.
The 2020 Bradford/Sullivan Counties Outstanding Young Woman finalists kicked off their summer with an ice cream social, held at St. Agnes School. This event gave the finalists the opportunity to get to know each other better and was the first of many summer activities in which they will part…
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The following high-performing students were recognized for academic excellence for the spring of 2019 on the Lycoming College dean’s list. Students make the dean’s list if they complete at least 12 semester hours and earn a minimum grade point average of 3.50 for the semester.
La PLUME, Pa. – Keystone College celebrated its 148th commencement during a ceremony at the Pavilion at Montage, Scranton, on Saturday, May 11. Degrees were conferred upon 290 students.
ELMIRA, N.Y. – The Elmira College Class of 2019 included more than 115 graduates receiving summa cum laude, magna cum laude, and cum laude honors at the college’s 161st commencement on Sunday, June 2 at the First Arena, Elmira. The exercises included 204 undergraduate and 22 graduate students.
HIGH POINT, N.C. – The following student at High Point University made the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester. Dean’s list students are those who have attained a 3.5 or higher GPA for the previous semester based on a 4.0 scale.
MANSFIELD, Pa. – A total of 269 Mansfield University students have been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must attend the university full time and earn at least a 3.5 GPA.
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – Ethan Lane, son of Dan and Maggie Lane of Milan, Pa., has been named to the spring 2019 dean’s list at St. John Fisher College in Rochester, N.Y.
ATHENS — Art is an important addition to STEM Thinking and Learning. It adds Art to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math changing STEM into STEAM.
The International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the World Health Organization at the United Nations launched the first World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, 2006 in an effort to unite communities around the world in raising awareness about elder abuse.
EAST SMITHFIELD – Mt. Pisgah Wesleyan Church will host their first “Beyond Worship” Christian music event of the summer on The Green in East Smithfield, on Friday, June 14 at 7 p.m., weather permitting.
Jarett Priester, son of Shawn and Liz Priester of East Smithfield, Pa., graduated summa cum laude (highest honors) on May 11, 2019 from Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, Pa.
ATHENS – A statewide delegation of 10 from the “Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival National Emergency Truth and Poverty Tour” traveled through Bradford County on May 8.
MANSFIELD, Pa. – One hundred and one students have been named to the president’s list at Mansfield University for the spring 2019 semester. To be named to the president’s list, a student must attend the university full time and attain at least a 4.0 QPA for the semester.
ATHENS TOWNSHIP – John Mras of Binghamton was the winner at the Valley Bridge Club’s Tuesday afternoon bridge game held on May 21 in Athens Township. Tied for second place were Seamus O’Hanrahan of Towanda and Marie Preston of Sayre.
It is common when studying written documents to look at the circumstances, the predicaments, surrounding the text. Example – grabbing your rich uncle, putting a gun to his head, and having him write a will leaving you his vast fortune will not stand up in a court of law because uncle was not…