Features

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 ...

Medicare Open Enrollment events scheduled locally

The Medicare Annual Open Enrollment Period for 2017 will be from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7.  During this period each year, Medicare beneficiaries can join, switch or drop their Medicare Part D or Medicare Advantage coverage.   Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans change the coverage and ...

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER
Chef Micah Hetrick makes the dough fly while making a pizza at the Burnham OIP.

Tossing the dough isn’t just for show

BURNHAM — From flipping pizzas to fine French cuisine, Micah Hetrick has worked his way up the food chain and is now a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America. Starting his journey in the food industry at the meager age of 16, Hetrick began working at the Burnham OIP as a sub maker ...

Community Services Group

Downtown Lewistown Adopt-A-Planter Program

Colorful, lush planters lining Market Street in Lewistown this summer are the result of efforts made by participants in the first Downtown Lewistown Adopt-a-Planter program hosted by the Borough of Lewistown and the Juniata Valley Master Gardeners. Lisa Knudson was the recipient of the Jim ...

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. ...