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Halloween week is here, and, this year, there are many ways to celebrate across the region. Read more

Judge Saylor seeking 10-year retention

SUNBURY — Northumberland County President Judge Charles Saylor is seeking another 10-year term on the bench in the Nov. 2 general election. Read more

Register/ Recorder: Incumbent Mertz seeks second term against political newcomer Smeltz

SUNBURY — Republican Christina “Tina” Mertz is seeking her second four-year term as Northumberland County register/recorder in the Nov. 2 g… Read more

Watsontown-area family looking to expand through adoption

WATSONTOWN — "Take a deep breath and understand it is a journey." Read more

Valley community college effort gaining strength

MILTON — County governments being asked to support the Susquehanna Valley Community Education Project (SVCEP) have, in some cases, considered getting on board. Read more

'Thumbs up': Lewisburg street lights get spruced up

LEWISBURG — Borough personnel recently got a "thumbs up" from Lewisburg Borough Council members and others for sprucing the borough's unique three-globe street lighting. Read more