March 10, 2012 RSS feed / Community Life

Engagement Announced

Bruce and Phyllis Haskins of Sumter, SC, and Jack and Edie Merkel of Cranford, NJ, announce the engagement of their children, Tabitha Christine Haskins of Sumter and John Paul Merkel of Cranford.  More...

Free tax assistance

Free tax counseling and preparation for area taxpayers with low and medium income, particularly those 60 and older, is available from AARP tax aides.  They will be offering help with personal income tax returns for federal, state, local, and pro More...

Lenten services Wed.

Coudersport Area Ministerium has announced the schedule for its remaining community Lenten services, being held each Wednesday at noon.  Worship service locations are as follows: March 14, Free Methodist Church, “The Spot” (Rt. More...

Program on Haiti planned Sunday

Coudersport dentist Dr. Victor Brown recently returned from his 27th trip to the poverty-stricken island nation of Haiti as a missionary providing basic dental care. More...

At long last, ‘Robots’ ready to invade

Potter County musician Steve Quelet is preparing to release a new album that picks up where his other recordings leave off – blending silliness and satire with ballads and social commentary, all delivered with finely tuned musicianship.  More...

Concert will benefit Emporium woman

VFW Post 6221 will be the site of a March 17 benefit concert for Emporium resident Marlene Kane. Kane suffered a stroke late last year and remains in a nursing home near Pittsburgh. More...

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Emporium Rotary Club held its fifth annual Four-Way Speech Contest for area high school students. Participants were Billy Kane, Dalton Moate, and Marissa Umble. More...

Health events scheduled

Charles Cole Memorial Hospital is holding a series of community health events.  Nutrition workshops will be held on Wednesday from 10:15 to 11:15 am for preschool age children and their parents and 3:15 to 4:15 pm for school-age children and the More...

Jacobs Brothers to perform

A popular gospel music trio, the Jacobs Brothers, will perform in Coudersport on Saturday, March 17. The concert is scheduled for 6 pm at the Free Methodist Church on South Main Street.   More...

Featured artist

Featured arist at the Cameron County Artisan Center on Fourth Street in downtown Emporium is Kathleen Seamans of Clarion County.  Her specialty is converting everything from twigs to deer antlers to works of art, including a hand-woven basket wi More...

Help for Medicare recipients

Medicare recipients can receive free help as they negotiate the complicated “Part D Extra Help” application process. More...

ADMA community calendar

Austin Dam Memorial Association (ADMA) continues to take orders for its annual calendar fundraiser.  More...

Weight loss support

Victorious Losers, a weight loss support group, meets at 7 pm on the second Wednesday each month at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital. More...

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Service awards were recently presented to several veteran employees of Citizens & Northern Bank. President and CEO Charles H. Updegraff Jr. More...

Wanted: a few good men

Friendship, comradery and good times are just a few of the positive things you’ll find at the Emporium Men’s Club.  The “fellowship” organization is on the lookout for new members of all ages to join its ranks and keep it More...

Weekly men’s fellowship gathering

A men’s fellowship gathering is held every Saturday morning from 8-9 at the Alliance Youth Barn, 1 Avenue A, Coudersport.  It’s a time of encouragement and fellowship open to anyone. More...

Coudersport Rotary speaker gets it ‘Wright’

Alison Wright took first place in the Coudersport Rotary’s annual Four-Way Test Speaking Contest, earning her in a berth in district competition later this year in Clarion, A home-schooled student, Wright spoke on the importance of organization More...

Benefit luncheon March 18

American Legion Post 192 and its Auxiliary are hosting a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society on Sunday, March 18. The soup and sandwich luncheon is scheduled from 11 to 2 at the post home in Coudersport. A bake sale will also be held.   More...

‘KONY 2012’ airs Sunday

“KONY 2012,” a halfhour documentary on war atrocities in Central Africa, will be aired at the former E&G building on Fourth Street in Emporium Sunday at 6 pm. Program is free and open to the public.  More...