The Punxsutawney Area Historical and Genealogical Society hosted a presentation titled “Punxsutawney as Portrayed in Three Books” on Wednesday as part of the Week of Giving events. The event had three presenters share their findings on links or references to Punxsutawney after reading a book.
PUNXSUTAWNEY — Dr. William Reed of Doctor’s Choice Chiropractic Center is striving to become more than a traditional chiropractor through the study of functional medicine.
The father/daughter and mother/son dance at Juniata Elementary School in DuBois will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 29, at the school gymnasium. The date was incorrect in a story published in Wednesday’s edition.
This year will mark the 40th Run or Walk for Someone Special, a community fundraising event organized by The Arc of Clearfield and Jefferson Counties that benefits the Camp Friendship program.
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CLARION — “Fentanyl is the plague of a generation. There has never been a more direct, lethal threat to the welfare of rural communities in general, and Clarion County in particular, than the sale of fentanyl – because fentanyl is death.”
JOHNSTOWN — A DuBois resident pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of health care fraud, according to United States Attorney Scott W. Brady.
A DuBois man has been accused of restraining a woman and threatening to kill her following an incident which occurred at 5:07 p.m. on March 12 in the City of DuBois, according to a criminal co…
Sandy Township Police have filed charges against a 27-year-old DuBois man as a result of a standoff which closed the Oklahoma-Salem Road and all surrounding side streets in the nearby area for…
The Vatican has defrocked a former Roman Catholic priest who is serving a prison term for the sexual assault of two boys in Jefferson County.
DuBOIS — While the days of the Rubik’s Cube craze may be a distant memory, those who watch the DuBois Area High School baseball team this season may get a little bit of a glimpse of what it was like.
DuBOIS — The loss of six senior starters who powered their team to a district championship and berth in the state playoffs might cripple some programs.
DuBOIS — While change is always a much-anticipated item with the coming of spring, there’s also something to be said for continuity.
ST. MARYS — After trailing by just three points at the half, Brockway was outscored 51-19 in the second half as it was defeated 79-44 by Coudersport in the District 9 Class 2A Quarterfinals at…
DuBOIS — A full house of raucous fans at DuBois Country Club enjoyed a nine-bout card of hard fought, closely contested boxing matches Saturday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld did everything by the book in his fatal encounter with an unarmed black teenager outside Pittsburgh last summer, a defense expert says.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A son of missionaries who later married into the family of an African dictator has admitted to his role in an international counterfeiting operation.
CURWENSVILLE — Curwensville Public Library is looking forward to the start of its spring sessions of Little Sprouts Toddler Time and Budding Readers Story Hour.
President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman heard the following cases for Colloquy Court for the month of March. First Assistant District Attorney Ryan Dobo represented the commonwealth at the hearings.
A Clearfield man who allegedly was caught with methamphetamine in his underwear at the Clearfield County Jail waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday at Centralized Court before District Judge J. Michael Morris.
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DAEJEON, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 22, 2019--LegoChem Biosciences, Inc. (“LCB”) (KOSDAQ:141080) announced today that it has entered a research collaboration and license agreement with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) for the development of antibody-drug conjugates in …
DOHA, Qatar--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mar. 21, 2019--Su Excelencia Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani, Vicepresidenta y Directora Ejecutiva de la Fundación Qatar, (Qatar Foundation, QF), asistió a la ceremonia de clausura de la quinta edición del International Universities Arabic Debating Championship…
DOHA, Catar--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mar 21, 2019--Sua Excelência Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani, vice-presidente e diretora executiva da Qatar Foundation (QF), participou da cerimônia de encerramento da quinta edição do Campeonato Árabe de Debate de Universidades Internacionais (International Un…
TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 21, 2019--This is an announcement that on March 11, 2019, Mori Trust Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Miwako Date) completed the acquisition of office building properties located in the city of San Jose, California, in the Silicon Valley area o…
REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 21, 2019--Ever wish you could paint like an elephant or feel like a superhero by stopping an alien invasion? Nintendo Labo: VR Kit launches exclusively for the Nintendo Switch system on April 12 with dozens of simple and fun virtual reality* experiences f…
Thanks to glands of the endocrine system like the ovaries, testes, thyroid and hypothalamus, special chemical messengers known as hormones influence the health of our minds and bodies every day — whether it’s basic needs like hunger and movement to more complex systems such as puberty and reproduction. Hormones can also influence our emotions and moods.
As cliché as it may sound, it’s also a fact: Doing good is good for everyone. Altruism is beneficial to your mental health, physical well-being and sense of belonging. A recent study revealed that volunteering for as little as two hours every week can be instrumental to your health. The same study found that out of all the do-gooders who spent their free time helping others 93 percent reported an improved mood, 79 percent reported decreased stress levels and 88 percent felt a boost in their self-esteem.
For anyone considering a plant-based diet as part of a healthier lifestyle, you might want to hear what Sarah Goodenough has to say.
When you go to the dentist, the doctor isn’t just assessing your teeth. The health of your mouth can be an indicator of larger, more serious issues. In fact, studies have proven a link exists between oral health and cardiovascular disease and increased risk of stroke.
Rebecca Williamson, a registered dietitian at IRMC, has spent much of her career making sure folks eat so their hearts are healthier. As with most things in life, moderation is the key. But there’s more to keep in mind.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Iditarod musher who was hours ahead in the Alaska wilderness race when his dogs refused to keep running dismissed critics who say he ran them too hard and chalked it up to a bad memory that spooked them.
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — The Missouri River floodwater surging on to the air base housing the U.S. military's Strategic Command overwhelmed round-the-clock sandbagging by airmen and others. They had to scramble to save sensitive equipment, munitions and dozens of aircraft.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden says he has "the most progressive record" of any Democrat running, or mulling a run, in 2020. But many progressive activists disagree.
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — People across New Zealand are observing the Muslim call to prayer as the nation reflects on the moment one week ago when 50 people were slaughtered at two mosques.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Former Brazilian President Michel Temer was arrested Thursday on corruption charges, a dramatic development in a sprawling graft probe that has roiled Latin America's largest nation and shows no sign of slowing.
BRUSSELS (AP) — Worn down by three years of indecision in London, European Union leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leaning toward giving the U.K. a bit more time to ease itself out of the bloc, but they warned that if Britain's Parliament spurns the offer, a chaotic exit would happen in ju…
JERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday that it's time for the United States to recognize Israel's control over the disputed Golan Heights, an announcement that signals a shift in U.S. policy and comes ahead of the Israeli prime minister's planned visit next week to the White House.