April 26, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

HCBI members to see lease plan

Huntingdon County Business and Industry (HCBI) learned Monday a plan to develop a lease for the proposed Terrace Mountain Lodge and Hawn’s Bridge Marina project could happen as early as next month.  More...

Grave marker thefts disrespect veterans

The Huntingdon County Veterans Affairs is reminding would-be thieves it will seek prosecution if markers are removed from the graves of veterans. Veterans coordinator Lou Ann Shontz explained the markers are issued through the county. More...

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Police Log

Endangering welfare   More...

Huntingdon County Library

Guest Author Visit! On Monday, May 2, at 10:30 a.m., guest author Loretta Radeschi of Bedford will be at story hour. Radeschi has drawn from real-life events to create a children’s book with messages about friendship and caring. More...

Alexandria Memorial Public Library

The children and their caregivers enjoyed a special treat at library story hour April 14. More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Residents gear up for cleanup day

75 Years Ago  Huntingdon citizens are gearing up for a cleanup day. More...

Local Sports

Tussey teams finish 1-2 in quad meet

H.S. Track & Field:

Tussey Mountain went to Everett to face off against the Warriors, Northern Bedford and Williamsburg to open a very busy week of competition. More...

Altoona outlasts Bearcats

High School Baseball:

In a non-league battle with Altoona Monday at Blair’s Field, the Huntingdon baseball team experienced one of those days.  The Bearcats fell behind early, battle back, then fell behind again. More...

Southern sweeps twinbill at Northern Bedford

The Southern Huntingdon baseball team was on the road at Loysburg Monday afternoon for a doubleheader with Northern Bedford. More...

Editorial

Our Readers Write

Please reconsider your decision  Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

How They Voted

Congressional votes for the week ending April 22

WASHINGTON — Here’s how area members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending April 22.  House  More...

What others are saying

The death gap

Rich people live longer than poor people. More...

Chatter Box

Get out and vote!

You’ve listened to their campaigns for months, you’ve seen the signs, the mailers and commercials, now it’s time for folks to get to the polls and exercise their right to vote. The polls are open until 8 p.m. More...

School News

DuBois Business College announces honors list

Jackie Syktich, president of DuBois Business College, recently announced the president’s honor list for the winter 2016 quarter. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Include coworker in conversations

Dear Annie: My cubicle is separated by a low wall from “Terri,” the woman who works next to me. More...

Doctor K

Immune system reacts to constantly changing threats

DEAR DOCTOR K: A friend heard about a study that said a person’s immune system changes with the seasons. That seems incredible to me. But if it’s true, it’s fascinating. Do you know what she is talking about?  More...

Area voters head to polls

Constituents will select state, presidential nominees

There were no major issues as Huntingdon County polls opened at 7 a.m. today, welcoming voters for the primary election.  More...

MUASD will renovate field house

Renovations to the Mount Union Area High School field house will move forward following Monday night’s vote by the school board which has been weighing its options for months.  “Work is supposed to start in a few days,” said su More...

State sen. announces fire co., EMS grants

The office of state Sen. Jake Corman has announced 21 Huntingdon County fire companies and ambulance units have received state grants.  More...

State  Free Access 

Trump, Clinton aim for sweeps of NE primaries

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Donald Trump is aiming for a sweep of all five Northeastern states holding primaries Tuesday, including Pennsylvania, with his rivals pinning their hopes of stopping the Republican front-runner on a fragile coordination stra More...

World  Free Access 

Armed Services chief lays out risky strategy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to halt an erosion of the U.S. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Tuesday, April 26   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous meeting will be held at The Abbey Reformed-United Church of Christ, Huntingdon, from 7-8 p.m. Please use Sixth Street entrance.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Cabrera homers twice and Tigers end skid 7-3

DETROIT (AP) — Tyler Collins directed an obscene gesture at the home fans just before Jordan Zimmermann ended his scoreless innings streak, but Miguel Cabrera homered twice and the Detroit Tigers snapped a skid with a 7-3 win over the Oakland A More...

Aminu scores 30 as Blazers beat Clippers

PORTLAND, Ore. More...

Wimbledon prize money increased

LONDON (AP) — This year’s men’s and women’s singles champions at Wimbledon will each receive nearly $3 million, as the Grand Slam tournament increases overall prize money by 5 percent.  The All England Club announced Tues More...

People/Pastimes

Standing Stone Senior Citizens reopen computer lab

The Standing Stone Senior Citizens’ computer lab reopened April 11 after a 16-month campaign to solicit donations to replace outdated computers with new 24-inch monitors and 1G CPUs.  More...

Huntingdon Rotary Club

The Rotary Paul Harris Fellowship is bestowed upon members of the club and community for their outstanding humanitarian service and their generosity towards Rotary. More...

Healthy Living

How to cook more in less time

Did you know that you could save time by cooking more? The idea is to cook greater amounts of certain foods at the same time. You can prepare them differently the next day and you end up saving time because part of the work is already done! More...

Colourful foods!

For many years, we have repeatedly to add some variety to our meals. told have started paying attention Recently, people to the colours on their plate, which is just as important. How? More...

A healthier diet… one step at a time

Dietitians encourage you to adopt one of the following ten healthy suggestions: 1. Eat healthier, be more active, and feel great. In fact, a healthy diet and an active lifestyle are two essential elements for good health. 2. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Taurus and a Moon in Capricorn.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, April 27, 2016:  More...

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