October 29, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

TDN readers to sail with ‘Sue and Franco’

When is a cruise not just a cruise?  More...

Heaven Scent search team trains new recruits

Three eager new recruits have joined the Heaven Scent Search and Rescue Team, following in the footsteps of their predecessors, Luke and Belle, who passed away within months of each other earlier this year. More...

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Harrowing tales emerge from synagogue; suspect due in court

PITTSBURGH (AP) — As Barry Werber walked into the Tree of Life Synagogue, he passed a cart carrying glassware and whiskey meant for the baby-naming ceremony scheduled at Dor Hadash, one of three small congregations that worship there. More...

General News

Museum spotlights connection between artist and natives

PHOENIX (AP) — Nearly 64 years after his death, Henri Matisse has become one of the few non-Native Americans to have an exhibition at a Phoenix museum dedicated to Native American culture.  The little-known intersection of one of the 20th More...

NBC cancels Megyn Kelly’s show after blackface controversy

NEW YORK (AP) — Megyn Kelly, the former Fox News Channel personality who made a rocky transition to softer morning news at NBC, was ousted Friday from her “Today” program after her controversial on-air comments about blackface. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Red Sox win World Series; Pearce is voted MVP

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Sale’s final pitch for this Boston juggernaut triggered a celebration on the Dodger Stadium infield, among thousands of fans who made their way to California — and even outside Fenway Park back home.  T More...

Zuerlein field goal, Packer fumble give Rams 29-27 win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Greg Zuerlein hit a 34-yard field goal with 2:05 left and Ramik Wilson forced and recovered Ty Montgomery’s fumble on the ensuing kickoff return, allowing the Los Angeles Rams to remain unbeaten without a late defensive More...

Penn State holds on to beat Iowa

STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Nick Scott intercepted a pass to thwart Iowa at the Penn State 2 with 3:18 left and the No. 17 Nittany Lions held on to avoid a third straight home loss with a 30-24 victory Saturday over the No. 18 Hawkeyes. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Fluent in just one language

DEAR ANNIE: I’ve always been great at gift-giving. I enjoy giving others things that they will thoroughly enjoy. But others are rarely as good at getting gifts for me. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Cancer. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Oct. 29, 2018: More...

Motorists urged to watch for deer

Changing seasons in central Pennsylvania mean fields are harvested, hunting seasons are in full swing and white-tailed deer are on the move.  Wildlife experts urge motorists to beware of deer while driving, especially during the hours of dusk.&n More...

County exercise to be conducted

Officials from the Huntingdon County Emergency Management Agency office are working with MCM Consulting of St. Mary’s to conduct a county wide emergency tabletop exercise for any interested emergency responders.  More...

Local News

Defendants enter guilty pleas

Around a dozen defendants entered guilty pleas during criminal court Thursday, the judge cracking down on cases in light of the upcoming November trial month. More...

Police Log

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News of Yesteryear

Raystown Lake Master Plan updated

75 Years Ago  Huntingdon County public schools will be dismissed on Wednesday through Friday of this week so that teachers will be able to take care of the registration for War Ration Book Four. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Oct. 29   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For additional information, please call 643- 0623.  More...

Local Sports

Four area teams set for District playoffs

Four of five area scholastic football teams have qualified for an extension to their seasons.  Huntingdon, Juniata Valley, Southern Huntingdon and Tussey Mountain will all advance to the playoffs.  More...

Advance tickets on sale

Advance tickets for Huntingdon, Southern Huntingdon and Tussey Mountain will be on sale at the schools this week until noon Friday.  Tickers bought in advance are $6 for adults and $3 for students. More...

Juniata Fall Sports

Women’s Volleyball The Eagles swept a pair of opponents Saturday to finish another unbeaten season in the Landmark Conference. More...

People/Pastimes

Pumpkins at center of healthy dish

This isn’t your typical pumpkin flavor.  Get the idea of hot lattes and sweet cupcakes and muffins out of your head, because Chris Poremba’s Spicy Pumpkin Sauce over Butternut Squash Noodles isn’t like any pumpkin you’ve More...

Inventor creates prepared base for curry recipes

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — While there are many recipes that require little preparation time, traditional Indian curry dishes are usually not in that category. More...

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 2! Happy birthday wishes go out to Ava Jo Gutshall, who turns 2 years old today, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018. Her proud parents are Dylan and Liza Gutshall of James Creek. More...

Hints from Heloise

Praise for the rescuers!

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND ON is about those people who rescue animals. — Heloise  More...

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