September 2, 2016 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

New food choices aim to please at upcoming All Home Days events

ELYSBURG — New food vendors and additions to the menus of returning vendors aim to please the growling bellies of All Home Days attendees.Ed Lanning, head of food at this year’s festival, said the planning committee worked to attract new vendors sell More...

Man found at river identified

SUNBURY — The man found dead at the edge of the Susquehanna River Wednesday morning has been identified as Carlos Ortiz, 38, of Sunbury. Coroner James Kelley released the man’s name Thursday morning following an autopsy performed by Dr. More...

Zack re-sentenced again at revocation hearing

BY MARK GILGER THE NEWS-ITEM mark_g@newsitem.com SUNBURY — A former substitute teacher in Shamokin Area School District currently in prison for violating his probation conditions was re-sentenced for the second time Thursday during a r More...

Judge orders briefs filed in vehicular homicide case

BY MARK GILGER THE NEWS-ITEM mark_g@newsitem.com SUNBURY — Attorneys in a three-year-old vehicular homicide case involving a 56-year-old Strong man were ordered Thursday by a county judge to file briefs to support their arguments at th More...

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