DANVILLE — Van Wagner of Danville will be featured during the free summer concert series, sponsored by the Montour Area Recreation Commission. Concert begins at 7 p.m. July 10 in Memorial Park, Bloom Street. Born in Danville, he is a singer-songwriter and teacher who has mined coal and logged trees. His music has been featured on the History Channel, WVIA-TV and Country Music Television. He has released 14 original albums and published his first book “Coal Dust Rust and Saw Dust.” If it rains, the concert will move inside across the street to Grove Presbyterian Church.
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Today is Friday, April 25, the 115th day of 2014. There are 250 days left in the year. On April 25, 1507, a world map produced by German cartographer Martin Waldseemueller contained the first recorded use of the term “America,” in honor of Italian navigator Amerigo Vespucci.
Celebration of the Arts kicks off in Lewisburg
LEWISBURG — Six blocks of art, an “open air” artists’ event and more workshops and exhibits than one could shake a paint brush at: It’s time for everyone’s favorite spring fling, Lewisburg’s 32nd annual Celebration of the Arts, which kicks off today and runs through May 10.
Roofer convicted of bilking elderly clients
SUNBURY — A Lewisburg contractor faces up to nine years in state prison after a Northumberland County jury Thursday convicted him on six felony charges of bilking elderly city residents in a roofing scam.
Bids opened for Line Mountain school buildings
MANDATA — Two bids were opened by Line Mountain School District officials Tuesday for the purchase of closed elementary schools in Leck Kill and Dalmatia.
Midd-West residents rally
MIDDLEBURG — A group of Midd-West School District residents are encouraging the community to get involved and attend school board meetings.
FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes
WASHINGTON — The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.
While the proposal being issued Thursday won’t immediately mean changes for the popular devices, the move is aimed at eventually taming the fast-growing e-cigarette industry.
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