September 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

New construction app saves money

A new mobile construction app will give flexibility and save time for PennDOT inspectors by allowing them to accomplish more at the work site, largely eliminating the need for travel back and forth.  More...

Area residents talk education at forum

Public education was the topic of discussion Thursday evening for some concerned residents of Huntingdon County during an open forum at the Huntingdon Community Center.  More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Ceremony held to mark anniversary of county

75 Years Ago  Fred B. Gernerd, Allentown, president of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, announced the appointment of a committee on national defense to cooperate with the state defense council.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, Sept. 23   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. in St. John’s Episcopal Church, Huntingdon.  Narcotics Anonymous p Narcotics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 15 W. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Unnatural acts

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Mets rally to beat Phillies

NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Reyes hit a tying two-run homer in the ninth inning and Asbrubal Cabrera hit a threerun drive in an 11th-inning comeback to lift the New York Mets to a dramatic 9-8 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night that More...

Three share lead at East Lake

ATLANTA (AP) — Dustin Johnson was in trouble from the start Thursday, just not for very long. The game feels easy for the U.S. More...

Comics

COMICS

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Independent Contractors

The Daily News is accepting applications for Independent Contractors for future motor and walk route openings. Independent Motor Route Contractors MUST have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and a reliable vehicle. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Husband has secret Facebook account

Dear Annie: My husband and I have been married for over 20 years. We’ve had our share of highs and lows during our time together. However, recently I discovered some things that are really bothering me.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Cancer.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016:  More...

Special Sections

Abuse hot line issues resolved

The state Department of Human Services (DHS) has made several improvements to ChildLine, the department’s child abuse hot line, that have helped resolve issues in Huntingdon County Children and Youth Services.  County CYS director Joyce Zo More...

Hazardous items collected Saturday

For about the past 10 years, Huntingdon County has teamed up with Fulton and Bedford counties to hold hazardous household waste collections. That tradition will continue with an event planned for tomorrow, Saturday, Sept. 24.  More...

Train layout to be unveiled at ceremony

A “Golden Spike” ceremony will be held to celebrate the completion of a replica of the H&BT railroad at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Local News

Veterans Appreciation Day to be held Saturday

Area veterans are invited to take part in a day of fun and fellowship at the annual American Veterans Appreciation Day to be held Saturday, Sept. 24, at Raystown Lake.  More...

‘Cinematic oddities’ to fill Clifton’s big screen

A number of films that defy the rules of traditional films will occupy the screens at Huntingdon Cinema’s Clifton 5 this weekend.  Beginning today, Friday, Sept. More...

Huntingdon leaders updated on current projects

Huntingdon Borough Council members were updated on the progress of several ongoing projects during the regular meeting Tuesday evening.  More...

Local Sports

Random Thoughts

from Jeff Norris

Could it be that The Daily News Pickin’ Panel is starting to find its stride?  Our little band a prognosticators had its best effort of the season last week with the trio combining for only seven misses. More...

Juniata hosts F&M for Homecoming

The Juniata football team has been very successful passing the ball in its first three games. More...

Bearcats and Hornets post wins

High School Volleyball:

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People/Pastimes

Standing Stone Senior Center members plan many trips

The members of the Standing Stone Senior Citizens met Sept. 21 for their regular membership meeting. More...

Mapleton American Legion hosts installation

A joint installation of officers was held Sept. 10 at the Mapleton American Legion Post 322.  The group was served a full course meal before the installation.  More...

Special Occasions

Sept. 23, 2016  Happy birthday wishes go out to Caitlyn Hatch of Mount Union, who celebrates a birthday today, Friday, Sept. 23, 2016. Happy birthday, Caitlyn!   More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Video chatting with kids

Dear Heloise: Here’s an ELECTRONIC HINT that I think the younger generation could benefit from and the older generation should get better at. More...

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