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CBS suspends Rose, PBS halts his show following allegations

NEW YORK (AP) — Charlie Rose is the latest public figure to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, with PBS halting distribution of his nightly interview show and CBS News suspending him Monday following a Washington Post report with the accusations of eight women. The women, who all ...

Dear Annie

Dear Annie: My husband and I have both been married before, and our children are from our first marriages. My husband’s daughter lives close by, and she brings her kids to our home often, which we all enjoy. The problem is that every time they show up — even when they know we are preparing ...

Canton Lions Club to host second annual “Predict Your Time” race

The Canton Lions Club will host the second annual “Predict Your Time” race at 10 a.m. Thursday. The 4 1/2 mile race will start and finish at the Canton High School track. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and ends at 9:45 a.m. Faster overall male and female will be awarded. Runners also will ...

Cooking on deadline: Big butterscotchy oatmeal cookies

I haven’t been consistently happy with my oatmeal cookie recipe for a while. Sometimes they turn out perfectly — fairly flat, chewy and moist in the middle, with crinkly, caramelized edges (not cakey or rounded) and a butterscotch-esque flavor. Other times, they don’t follow orders, ...

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Messiah: a Community Sing presented at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

On Sunday, Dec. 10, at 2:30 p.m., Hamilton-Gibson Productions will present the Messiah: A Community Sing at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on Pearl Street in Wellsboro. The public is invited to sing or listen.  A holiday tradition, the glorious Christmas portion of Handel’s “Messiah” ...

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11th Annual Christmas Spectacular a family-fun day for all

The holidays are finally here and it’s time to get into the Christmas spirit. And what better way to do that than settling in for a morning filled with candy, singing, dancing and a visit with the big guy himself? The 11th Annual Skip Hunsinger Children’s Christmas Spectacular is ...

‘Get up, let go and dance’

Holiday performances are plentiful this time of year, but there is only one coming to the city that includes a trunk full of tap shoes, funky costumes, a big brass band and a human beatbox. The Rhythmic Circus Red and Green Holiday Show will take the stage at the Community Arts Center, 252 W. ...

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Sweet Honey in the Rock brings holiday a cappella performance to Weis Center

Sweet Honey in the Rock will present a holiday a cappella performance, “Celebrating the Holydays” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1 at the Weis Center for the Performing Arts. Attendees are asked to bring a canned food item, which will be distributed to local families in need during the holiday ...

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Celebrity birthdays

Nov. 19: Talk-show host Larry King is 84. Talk-show host Dick Cavett is 81. Media mogul Ted Turner is 79. Fashion designer Calvin Klein is 75. Sportscaster Ahmad Rashad is 68. Actress Kathleen Quinlan is 63. Actress Glynnis O’Connor is 62. Actress Jodie Foster is 55. Drummer Travis McNabb ...

In ‘Justice League,’ DC looks beyond Batman and Superman

NEW YORK — Peace never reigns in the pages of DC Comics. There’s always a world to be saving, a cataclysm to avert. The making of the DC superhero team-up film “Justice League” was hardly any more tranquil. Made in the wake of the disappointment surrounding its predecessor, “Batman ...

Studio cuts ties to director Ratner after harassment report

NEW YORK — Hollywood’s widening sexual harassment crisis has ensnared a prominent film director after six women — including actress Olivia Munn — accused Brett Ratner of sexual misconduct in a Los Angeles Times report on Wednesday. Playboy Enterprises quickly distanced itself from ...

Rising singer Daniel Caesar blazes trail with celeb fan base

NEW YORK (AP) — What do Stevie Wonder and Kylie Jenner have in common? They’re both fans of rising R&B singer Daniel Caesar. The golden-voiced Canadian singer, who also counts Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Rick Rubin and Erykah Badu as admirers, has built a strong celebrity fan base, ...

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Mr., Mrs. Dincher observe 50th anniversary

Cynthia and Leo Dincher observed their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 18, 2017. They were married by the Rev. Joseph Fox at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Bastress. They are members of St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Mrs. Dincher is the daughter of the late Josephine and Daniel Rhoads. ...

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Mr., Mrs. Bryson observe 50th anniversary

Winifred “Fred” and Harry “Jim” Bryson observed their 50th wedding anniversary on June 24, 2017. They are the parents of five children. They have eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Mr., Mrs. Bachman observe 60th anniversary

Ann Louise (Yorke) and Eugene Bachman, of Elimsport, observed their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 26, 2017. They were married by Sam Bodine in Elimsport. Mrs. Bachman, a native of Montgomery, is the daughter of Winton Yorke and the late Lucy Yorke. She is retired. Mr. Bachman, a native ...

Mr., Mrs. Bender observe 70th anniversary

Lois Jean (Weasner) and Joseph Bender, of South Williamsport, will observe their 70th wedding anniversary Nov. 15, 2017. They were married by the Rev. Homer Smith at Chapel of Messiah Lutheran Church, South Williamsport. They are members of South Williamsport United Methodist Church. Mrs. ...

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Vassallo-Mort

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Sarah Vassallo and Dare Mort IV, both of New Castle. A July 14, 2018, wedding is being planned. Vassallo is the daughter of Sharon (Schreppel) and Dean Vassallo, of Williamsport. She graduated from Loyalsock Township High School in 2005. She ...

Loss-Kramer

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Arleyna Loss and Brian Kramer Jr., both of State College. A Sept. 22, 2018, wedding in State College, is being planned. Loss is the daughter of Cindy and David Loss, of Williamsport. She graduated from Loyalsock Township High School in 2009. ...

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Sluhocki-Williams

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Megan M. Sluhocki, of Williamsport, and Zachary J. Williams, of Palmyra. A Sept. 28, 2018, wedding at Brasenhill Mansion is being planned. Sluhocki is the daughter of Mary Jo Sluhocki, of Clearfield, and David Wentzel, of Kaukauna, Wisconsin. ...

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Hughes-Chappell

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Erin Hughes and Justin Chappell, both of Mesa, Arizona. A March 9, 2018, wedding at the Antique Wedding House, Mesa, Arizona, is being planned. Hughes is the daughter of Julie and Jerome Hughes. She graduated from Estrella Foothills High ...

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Fredo-Alston

Kaitlyn Fredo, of Trafford, and Anthony Alston, of Plum, were united in marriage at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 16, 2017. A ceremony was held in Butler, where a rehearsal and reception also were held. The bride is the daughter of Kimberlee and Michael Fredo, of Williamsport. She graduated from ...

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Hall-Magyar

Amy Kay Hall and Christopher Magyar, both of Watsontown, were united in marriage at 7 p.m. Sept 16, 2017. The bride is the daughter of Sharon Hall, of Watsontown. Magyar is the son of John Magyar, of Montgomery. Maid of honor was Chastity Stahl, of Milton. Bridesmaids were Andrea ...

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Manny-Griffis

Candie Marie Manny and Charles Jacob Griffis, both of Jersey Shore, were united in marriage at 3:30 p.m. Oct. 7, 2017. John Shaffer officiated at the ceremony held at the Flick Family Farm, Nippenose Valley. The bride is the daughter of Roberta and Dirk Flick, of Nippenose Valley. She ...

Liddic-Ott

Stephanie Gray Liddic and Tyler John Ott, both of Etters, were united in marriage at 3 p.m. June 24, 2017. The Rev. Max Furman officiated at the ceremony held at Oval United Methodist Church, Jersey Shore. A reception was held at Farrington Place. A rehearsal dinner was held at The ...

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Yoga to continue at RiverWalk Center

Due to positive reception and strong participation, Aging Well with Yoga will continue into winter. The class is held at STEP’s RiverWalk Center in South Williamsport every Tuesday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Aging Well with Yoga is a gentle class focusing on strength, stability and stretch. For ...

PHOTOS PROVIDED The Meadows, A Park Home Personal Care Community, will host a Holiday Open House from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 2160 Warrensville Road, Montoursville. Shown are two still lifes by Severin Roesen, which will be on display at the event.

The Meadows to host Holiday Open House

The Meadows, A Park Home Personal Care Community, will host a Holiday Open House from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, at 2160 Warrensville Road, Montoursville. This year, The Meadows is a part of the 19th annual Victorian Christmas activities. Guests will tour the facility that is decorated ...

Sadie Says … Answers to frequently asked questions about safe driving

Q. My friend makes me crazy. She’s always on my case about wearing a seatbelt. I’m a good driver, my car has lots of airbags and usually I’m just bopping about town. I mean, really? Why buckle up? A. Seatbelts save lives. Excuses don’t. “I’m a good driver” You may be the ...

Upcoming senior center activities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Most senior centers have daily events. Senior Sun highlights events that may be of greater interest and importance to local seniors. For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. ...