Jul 7, 2014
The News Item
Reptiland grows from childhood fascination to a nationally accredited facility
What began as a hobby of collecting garter snakes in a backyard has grown into running a nationally-recognized compound housing more than 40 species of reptiles and amphibians.
Fear heights? Plan detour
In just over one year, the state Department of Transportation plans to open proposals from contractors to build one of the longest highway bridges in Pennsylvania - a massive span that will carry traffic from a ridgetop just south of Winfield across the Susquehanna River to an interchange snuggled just north of Ridge Road in Point Township.
Area aviators hire attorney to probe crash
Two Valley residents injured in an Oct. 4 plane crash while taking off at Penn Valley Airport in Selinsgrove have hired a Philadelphia attorney to investigate the accident.
A parent success
The piggy-back style hug on Thursday was received as "The Lion King 2" played on the television for what could have easily been the fourth time that week.