Juniata Valley Family

Navigating the world of fashion … times three

Raising a 9-year-old girl in today’s world of “fashion” can be overwhelming. It was only two years ago I wrote a column for this spring edition about my oldest becoming a tween. She is now about to be 12. And those triplets of mine are on the verge of tweendom. This fall they will be ...

Art center emerges from ‘the old blue Napa building’

LEWISTOWN — At a time when do-it-yourself projects are becoming more and more popular, one local resident has committed herself to one of the largest DIYs in downtown Lewistown. Julie Ufema is making an art center out of an old auto parts store. Ufema recently purchased the former Napa ...

Spring calendar of events

Editor’s note: Juniata Valley Family offers non-profit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this events planner. Submit items for the May edition by May 1 via email, jcahill@lewistownsentinel.com; voicemail, 248-6741 ext. 117; online, ...

Discover local wildlife by learning the art of birding

You don’t have to travel far from home to find adventure. Sometimes there is fun waiting right in your backyard. Mifflin and Juniata counties are home to many types of birds. They inhabit open countryside, wooded lots, aquatic environments and urban landscapes — you might even find them ...