SELINSGROVE — World War I and the “Spanish Flu” of 1918 were over, and songs like “Swanee,” “Makin’ Whoopee,” “Yes! We Have No Bananas” and “Ain’t Misbehavin’” filled the radios … and Thursday, the stage of an upcoming musical production too.

LEWISBURG — With pandemic restrictions, the Lewisburg Arts Council (LAC) could have just bagged their annual two-week Celebration of the Arts this year, but they noticed how much community members have been yearning for artistic events. So even though the traditional Arts Festival in the str…

DANVILLE — Donations from Geisinger, the Danville Business Alliance, local businesses and private contributors, is helping the Danville Community Center overcome the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Mifflinburg branch of the Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA recently celebrated its fifth anniversary and the YMCA’s successes in its first five years, and its achievements to come in the future, are dependent on the branch’s members, director Angela Haines said.

Here’s an opportunity. Consider the 1965 Mustang Shelby or ‘67 Corvette L88 Coupe, each recently selling for $3.85 million. While not confirmed by Mercedes-Benz, there are rumors the new E450 Cabriolet could fall victim to the growing demise of open-air classics.

LEWISBURG – The anticipation of a child’s birth is often met with excitement and even some anxiety. Add an unexpected pandemic, quarantine and masks, and pregnancy in the last year was more than memorable for many Valley women and their families.

When Scott Letterman, security supervisor at Evangelical Community Hospital, in Lewisburg, received an alert about a patient yelling and screaming and trying to leave the hospital, the officer did not dash down the hall TV-style, ready for a showdown. Instead, he noticed the patient’s Bass M…

Security officers work with local law enforcement to run safety exercises, including fire drills, severe weather drills, mass casualty and haz-mat drills, said. Scott Letterman, security supervisor at Evangelical Community Hospital, in Lewisburg. Code Pink drills guard against possible infan…

DANVILLE – Visitors to Geisinger Medical Center might notice a new security officer roaming the halls. She’s unarmed, but her sense of smell, keen hearing and constant alertness makes her a valued addition to Security Services.

The eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) is a conifer that grows to heights over 100-foot-tall and has a range from Minnesota to Alabama and up to New Brunswick, Canada. It is not unusual to see hemlocks that are over 400 years old in Pennsylvania, they may be far between, but not unusual. It …

SUNBURY – Born in Germany, Frank Wicher was 3 years old when he and his immediate and some extended family came to the U.S and settled in southern Michigan. They all lived close and got together every weekend. Wicher remembers music being a part of those times together – specifically Bavaria…

LEWISBURG – The classic romance line is, “We could make beautiful music together.” Two internationally known pianists married to each other prove the line can be true, performing their music together around the world.

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