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United Churches of Lycoming County Annual Dinner Meeting news

13 weeks 2 days ago

In 1946, several churches of different denominations in the williamsport Lycoming County area came together to promote Christian unity.  67 years later, United churches of Lycoming county has grown to 183 in number, representing Protestant, Roman Catholic, Anglican and Orthodox faith traditions.  The organization has fostered many ministries including the food pantry and the  Uni more»

BEST OF 2013: Another great year at the movies

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13 weeks 6 days ago

The 2013 movie slate got off to a slow start and then exploded: As of June, my “best-of” list contained only one title; now I’m having trouble keeping it to ten!
Here they are, heavily weighted toward fall and winter: more»

Director’s “Mitty” offbeat and appealing

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13 weeks 6 days ago

THE SECRET LIFE OF BEN STILLER
*** (out of four)

“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” is a big-budget adventure with the feel of an offbeat indie. more»

Uptown Music Accepting Enrollments

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14 weeks 4 days ago

The best time to enroll in the Uptown Music Collective’s educational programs is today for the semester beginning Jan. 13, 2014!

Enrollment week is Jan. 6-11, 2014, and Uptown will host a Winter Open House from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9. more»

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Father's Hope in Need of Musicians for Concert, Donations for Children

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15 weeks 10 hours ago

Father’s Hope, a Central Pennsylvania based international orphan outreach project, has launched two initiatives designed to enhance its efforts to show love to orphans around the world.

The organization is currently accepting names of musically talented individuals, in their youth through 20s, interested in performing in the Father’s Hope Fundraiser Concert. more»

ALL IS LOST: Redford on His Own in a Tale of Survival and Despair

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15 weeks 10 hours ago

*** (out of four)

If Robert Redford wins Best Actor for “All Is Lost,” it will be out of sentiment and admiration for his courage, rather than for the performance itself. more»

WAITING FOR GODOT: Two Old Pros Revive a Classic on Broadway

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15 weeks 10 hours ago

Just two old pros having the time of their lives.

That’s my feeling about Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in the Broadway revival of Samuel Beckett’s existential comedy “Waiting for Godot.” more»

SAVING MR. BANKS: Feeling Like a Million Bucks

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15 weeks 10 hours ago

**** (out of four)

With another fine performance in “Saving Mr. Banks” to stand beside “Captain Phillips,” Tom Hanks just might become the fourth actor ever to get an Oscar nomination in both categories.

But this dandy film belongs to Emma Thompson. more»

Democratic Women's Club Installs Officers

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17 weeks 10 hours ago

"The Williamsport Area Women’s Democratic Club presented their new officers for 2014-2015 at the annual WAWDC Holiday Dinner on December 11 at Cloud 9 Airport Restaurant, Montoursville. more»

Tips for Cancer Patients to Make the Most of 2014:

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17 weeks 11 hours ago

The New Year is a time of renewal, optimism and anticipation and often when individuals set resolutions for future goals. However, for cancer patients or those dealing with chronic illness, it can be a time of uncertainty. more»

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