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Photo courtesy of the Juniata River Valley Visitors Bureau
Mrs. Goose is ready for selfies with visitors at Snowflake’s on the Square in Lewistown.

Goose Day

The Juniata River Valley Visitors Bureau wants you to believe in Goose Day. They’ve launched a new campaign along with this year’s list of activities, events, and restaurants serving the lucky bird. “The ‘I believe in Goose Day’ campaign has two meanings,” Jenny Landis, executive ...

The Legend of Goose Day

For most Mifflin County residents, a mouthful of roast goose on Goose Day simply means keeping up tradition and a little fun, along with a once-a-year change in diet — and maybe crossed fingers just in case it does bring good luck. Goose Day, of course, is Mifflin County’s unique ...

The list

All month —Ohesson Manor Nursing Home, 276 Green Ave., Lewistown, will have apple dumplings for sale. Preorder at the front desk by Sept 22. Call (717) 242-5700. Orders must be prepaid and be picked up on Sept. 29. Located at All month —Road Trip Prize Pack Giveaway from United Way of ...

Serving Goose Dinners on Sept. 29

Serving Goose Dinners on Sept. 29 Honey Creek Inn the Country — 4698 US Hwy 322, Reedsville (717) 667-2314 J.P Edwards Grill and Bar —203 S. Logan Boulevard, Burnham, (717) 248-1150 Michele’s —101 S. Main St., Reedsville, (717) 667-9496 Red’s Diner — South Main Street ...

Foster Grandparent Program may be the right fit for you

The Foster Grandparent Program may be the perfect fit for you. The program is for men and women over the age of 55 who to volunteer with children while earning an hourly stipend. Volunteers are assigned to classrooms at schools, Head Start programs or alternative education programs. ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted for publication in the ...

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER
Wayne Taylor, of Mifflintown, displays a copy of his new softback book tracing the history of Port Royal’s Hotel Royal.

Hotel Royal

PORT ROYAL —“It was beautiful with its high ceilings and fancy walnut woodwork. Especially the huge bar with its magnificent mirror behind it.” That’s how Edwina “Eddie” Johnson Bryner remembers the Hotel Royal. Kay Crimmel Leach remembers watching movies there when she was ...