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End of Season Beach Closures Announced for Beaches and Swimming Areas at Hills Creek and Lyman Lakes

The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has announced that the beaches and swimming areas at Lyman Lake at Lyman Run State Park, 454 Lyman Run Road, Galeton and Hills Creek Lake at Hills Creek State Park, 111 Spillway Road, Wellsboro will officially close for the season at sunset on Sunday, Sept. 11. “We would like to thank our visitors for a very successful swimming season and look forward to next year,” said Harry “Chip” Harrison, who as Hills Creek State Park Complex park operations manager, oversees eight state parks. They include: Hills Creek, Colton Point and Leonard Harrison...

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Weekend Events in Wellsboro

Sundown Sally to Perform Tonight At 7:30 p.m. tonight, Friday, Aug. 26, Sundown Sally will perform in the Gallery at the Warehouse Theatre, 3 Central Avenue in Wellsboro. This Alternative-Indie Americana four-member band will sing soulful and heartfelt original songs that blend classic country, folk, rock-n-roll and pop with a hint of blues. Seating will be cabaret-style. Audience members are encouraged to bring their favorite beverages and snacks, relax and enjoy the music. Popcorn and bottled water are always available. This is the first concert in the Deane Center’s Gallery Music Series. Tickets are $12. For tickets and to reserve seating for groups...

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Representative Matthew Baker Named Guardian of Small Business

HARRISBURG, PA. (August 5, 2016) — Members of Pennsylvania’s leading small business advocacy group, the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), today announced that Rep. Matthew Baker had been named a Guardian of Small Business for his 100% voting record on behalf of Pennsylvania’s small businesses during the 2015-2016 session of the General Assembly. “Small-business owners pay close attention to how their lawmakers vote because they feel the impact of government policies,” said NFIB’s Legislative Director Neal Lesher. “While many lawmakers claim to support small business, the NFIB voting record is actual proof that these lawmakers were true and...

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Miracle on 34th Street Auditions

WELLSBORO—Auditions for Hamilton-Gibson’s production of “Miracle on 34th Street” will be every night at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, Monday, Aug. 29, Tuesday, Aug. 30 and Wednesday, Aug. 31 in the Gallery at the Warehouse Theatre on Central Avenue, next to the Native Bagel in Wellsboro. “Now it’s a play,” said Director Bruce Applegate. “And, we’re doing it.” Being sought are children and adults of various ages for the 35 roles, which include many minor characters. The auditions will be script readings. Memorization is not required. Scripts can be picked up in advance by stopping in at the Hamilton-Gibson...

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Tioga County Sportsmen For Youth Field Day

The 22nd Annual Tioga County Sportsmen For Youth Field Day is Saturday, Aug. 20 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ives Run Recreation Area on Hammond Lake, 12 miles north of Wellsboro via Route 287. It is a free event. As of Monday, Aug. 8, 117 of the 180 available openings were filled, meaning an additional 63 youth, ages 8 to 14, from Tioga County and surrounding areas can register to participate. Youth Field Day is conducted by a coalition of concerned sportsmen and women, sportsmen’s clubs, local businesses and state and federal agencies that have joined...

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