SELINSGROVE — In celebration of Susquehanna University homecoming–reunion weekend, a kids’ carnival held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29 on the field behind Hassinger Hall and Blough-Weis Library. Children can enjoy carnival games and a moon bounce while adults can take a turn on the mechanical bull. Hot dogs, cotton candy, ice cream and other carnival food provided. The annual homecoming parade starts at 4:30 p.m., down Selinsgrove’s University Avenue, left on Market Street, and then left on Pine Street. Theme is “Celebrating Our Freedom.” Those with an eye for art can attend a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. for “Noir et Blanc,” an exhibition by former Susquehanna University art instructor Florence Putterman at Post & Lentil, 34 S. Market St. Susquehanna’s Department of Theatre presents a performance of the award-winning “Amadeus” at 2:30 and 8 p.m. in Degenstein Center Theater. Tickets are free for Susquehanna students, $7 for non-Susquehanna students and $10 for adults, and can be purchased by visiting the campus box office, weekdays from noon to 5 p.m., or call 372-ARTS.
28-mile cross walk steps off in Northumberland
SUNBURY — Two “cross walks” this morning, including a 28-mile trek from Northumberland to Beaver Springs, are among the highlights of Easter activities and services in the Valley.
Picketing begins at 4 Danville schools
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DANVILLE — It started like any other school day during the year, with teachers up early and arriving at school at 7:30 in the morning.
Line Mountain board, teachers to talk Tuesday
MANDATA — Line Mountain school board President Troy Laudenslager is far more optimistic this week than he has been as the board and the Line Mountain Education Association head into their first contract negotiation session in three months.
Good Morning Central Susquehanna Valley
Today is Good Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year. On April 18, 1934, the first laundromat (called a “Washateria”) was opened by John F. Cantrell in Fort Worth, Texas; four electric washing machines were rented to members of the public on an hourly basis.
Injured bicyclist can't believe car didn't stop
SUNBURY — Brandon Reigle has one question for the driver and passengers who left him in the middle of the road after hitting the bicyclist with a car Wednesday: Why?
Petitions target 'toxic few' on Midd-West board
MIDDLEBURG — More than 400 names have been gathered on two petitions to remove a pair of Midd-West school directors after some members of the public claimed the district has been in disarray for quite some time.
Snyder County collision injures driver, kills two horses
PORT TREVORTON — A car struck two horses on a rural road in Snyder County Thursday afternoon, injuring the driver and resulting in the death of the horses.
Danville teachers hit picket lines
DANVILLE - It started like any other school day during the year, with teachers up early and arriving at school at 7:30 in the morning.
Snook suspension now a mystery
MIDDLEBURG — Acting Midd-West Superintendent Daphne Snook is confused about what the school board is alleging she did that led to her suspension without pay, saying she hasn’t received anything in writing. “Nothing I have been told by the board in any way makes me believe that I violated district policy or the law,” Snook said by email Wednesday.
Danville teacher strike starts today
DANVILLE — Nearly four hours of negotiations could not prevent the first teacher strike at Danville in decades.
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