September 30, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

AAA allocations same as 2016-17

The tri-county Area Agency on Aging’s (AAA) Citizens Advisory Council learned Friday morning the agency’s projected $7 million budget for 2017-18 will be supported by a $3.9 million Aging Block Grant allocation that includes the release o More...

Blueprint Community projects advancing

While one Juniata River Blueprint Community Project is closing for the season, another project is making some headway.  More...

Jobs

Local News

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Alexsia Daniell Lyons  Date of Birth: Oct. More...

Two injured in crash

Emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Petersburg Pike and Cold Springs Road just over the Huntingdon Borough line in Oneida Township shortly after 11 a.m. Friday. More...

Police Log

Crashes   More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, Sept. 30   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Mount Union. For information, call 643-0623.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Presidents Cup:

Americans race out to 8-2 lead

JERSEY CITY, N.J. More...

Sparks win away from WNBA title

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Candace Parker and Nneka Ogwumike came up big to move the Los Angeles Sparks within one win of repeating as WNBA champions.  Parker had 13 points and five steals while Ogwumike had 16 points and 10 rebounds to help the S More...

Truex wins pole at Dover

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. has tried to enjoy his career year as much as he can. The veteran driver says he never knows when the run might end.  He kept on rolling at Dover.  More...

People/Pastimes

Recognizing outstanding service

Josh Woods, Oneida District executive Boy Scouts of America, right, recently presented Lucinda Smith, assistant scoutmaster for Troop 28 Huntingdon, with the District Award of Merit at the annual One More...

Celebrate birthdays in The Daily News

Celebrate your child’s birthday by putting his or picture in The Daily News. Following are guidelines for submitting information about your child and his or her special day.  More...

Dollar Stretcher

The Dollar Stretcher

Veggie waste  If you have a food dehydrator, you don’t ever have to throw away spoiled veggies. Dehydrate any veggies that you think will go bad. More...

Annie's Mailbox

A family with issues

Dear Annie: My father-in-law and mother-in-law died a couple of years ago, months apart from each other. More...

Special Sections

Proposed resort equals revenue

If the proposed Terrace Mountain Lodge and Hawn’s Bridge Recreation Area becomes a reality, it could result in more than $2 million in state and local tax revenue.  That projection is one of many included in an economic impact projection r More...

Anniversary of area bank celebrated

Sunday marks a milestone anniversary for a Huntingdon financial institution which has served area residents for 90 years. More...

Out of the Darkness walk set for Sunday

The annual Juniata Valley Out of the Darkness Community Walk will be held Sunday, Oct. More...

Obituaries

General News

Curtain goes up on a documentary-rich New York Film Festival

NEW YORK (AP) — Ninety-nine feature films will dot the sparkling lineup at the 55th New York Film Festival, which kicks off Thursday night with Richard Linklater’s “Last Flag Flying.” There is no way, really, to take as a whol More...

PBS show seeks questions behind news

NEW YORK (AP) — In a television world larded with topical talk shows, Carlos Watson and Denise DiIanni faced the challenge of finding a new idea that could be palatable to typical PBS viewers and a younger audience that often tunes out this typ More...

Risks of swimming in public pools

Dear Doctor: With cooler weather here in Minnesota, our kids, who love swimming, are switching from the lake to the pool at our local Y. Just how dangerous is it to swim in a public pool? More...

Local Sports

Huntingdon comes back for Homecoming win

With 6:28 left in the opening period of Friday evening’s non-league Homecoming game, Huntingdon (6-0) found itself in unfamiliar territory when Juniata struck pay dirt on the contest’s opening drive. More...

Trojans beat Vikings for fifth win

Daunte Martin continued to carry the load for Mount Union, scoring five touchdowns and gaining 162 yards on 20 carries to lead the Trojans on a 41-14 rout of Glendale at Roy Baker Field in Flinton Friday night.  The Trojans now have a five-game More...

Valley pulls off upset of Panthers

Juniata Valley went to Loysburg and turned in some big plays on both sides of the line of scrimmage. More...

Religion News

Reviving a long tradition in Catholic services

At stake here is the language used for the Mass and the question of who has the responsibility for translating the Catholic liturgy into regional languages.  So why should this issue be so very controversial in the 21st century?  Early hist More...

Reformation 500

On Oct. 31, 1517, German monk and university professor Martin Luther posted 95 theses on the church door in Wittenberg. He had had enough of indulgences and other orders from Rome. More...

Some Mormons await guidance on political rifts

The Mormon church is holding its twice-a-year conference this weekend amid a tumultuous political climate in the U.S. and without the participation of its ailing 90-year-old president.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Aquarius if born before 10:26 a.m. (ET). Afterward, the Moon will be in Pisces.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Oct. 2, 2017:  More...

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