LEWISBURG –Registration is still open for the first Running of the Elves 5k planned for Saturday, December 8, 2012 beginning at the Lewisburg High School at 10:30am. More than 150 have registered with the number expected to increase by race day. The event is chip timed and awards will be given to the top three in each age category. The event is open to participants of all ages. Walkers are welcome. A Reindeer Fun Run for children will be organized by Bucknell students and will start at 11:30am. Pre-registration is encouraged for both events on www.fitforfunds.com/elves5k. Race day registration will be offered and will begin at 9am in the High School cafeteria. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. For more information contact Tara Michaels at firstname.lastname@example.org or 570-939-0712. The Band of Brothers Relay for Life Team will be working the event.
‘Pumped up’ crowds greet Valley marathon runners
BOSTON — Bob Welby ran his eighth Boston Marathon on Monday and said this was unlike any other he had experienced, although he finished with a “slow time” of just under 4 hours. “It was a great experience,” the Northumberland resident said. “I think it’s one for the books.”Continued ...
Police: 3 steal debit cards, $10G in jewelry for drug trip to NY
NEW BERLIN — Three Valley teenagers are under investigation for allegedly stealing debit cards and roughly $10,000 in jewelry from three parked vehicles in Union County earlier this month to fund a trip to New York to buy drugs.Continued ...
Valley farmers keep eye out for deadly pig virus
CAMP HILL — Pork producers across the commonwealth — and in the Valley — are on the alert for a still existing virus that last year killed 12 piglets in Pennsylvania and a million piglets around the country.Continued ...
Lewisburg Sunrise Rotary Club Plans Flag Flying Fundraiser
LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Sunrise Rotary Club is selling sponsorships for American flags in its inaugural campaign of “Flags to Honor Heroes. ”With the generous support of the Lewisburg area community, it is possible that 150 flags will be on display during the Memorial Day holiday on the lawn of Country Cupboard.Continued ...
Public Meeting on Historic Preservation/HARB Ordinance/Reconciled Historic District Map
LEWISBURG — The Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) for Lewisburg Borough, in cooperation with the Lewisburg Neighborhoods Corporation, will present a program on historic preservation, the HARB ordinance, and the reconciled historic district map for the Borough next month.Continued ...
SUM (Some) Assembly Required
The Snyder Union Mifflin Child Development (SUMCD) Summer Camp Program sign up are being accepted.Continued ...
Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village ‘eat right’ presenter both dietitian and personal trainer
LEWISBURG — The “eat right, live well” program to be held at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village this week is being presented by a registered dietitian who also is a personal trainer.Continued ...
Lewisburg Shade Tree Commission Arbor Day Event
LEWISBURG — The public is invited to join the Lewisburg Shade Tree Commission (STC) on Arbor Day, April 25, at 5:30 p.m., south of St. Louis Street between South Fifth and South Sixth streets, to celebrate by planting a native sycamore tree near Bull Run.Continued ...
- ‘Pumped up’ crowds greet Valley marathon runners