Lifestyles

‘Twice Told Tales’

I have to stop reading. It’s time to make some final decisions and get started on designing the pages for The Sentinel’s 2019 hardback book. This year’s book — “Twice Told Tales from the Juniata Valley” — has a title familiar to longtime Sentinel readers. It’s been seen ...

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Flag presentation to take place at traveling wall REEDSVILLE — A presentation on “Why We Are a Christian Nation,” by Brad Williams will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at the American Veterans Traveling Tribute Vietnam Memorial Wall at the Reedsville Playground. The presentation will be ...

Yard sale to benefit rescue organization

OK, you know you have “stuff” lying around that you no longer use or need. Well, here is a great way get rid of clutter and help ROFF. ROFF is having a yard sale on Saturday, Aug. 31 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Burnham Lions Club. Your items will be accepted on Friday, Aug. 30 from 10 ...

Millennial money: Why you need a midyear budget check-in

A typical July includes vacations, travel, shopping, weddings and beaches. Budgets? Not really. But the year’s halfway point provides a great opportunity to take a close look at your financial health and goals. Now’s a good time to “check yourself before you wreck yourself,” says ...

Popcorn wagons still popular as food trucks

Popcorn wasn't a popular snack food until the 1890s, when Charles Cretors created a steam-powered machine to roast peanuts, coffee and popcorn to sell from a wagon on the street near his Chicago candy store. He kept improving the machinery and the product, and in 1885, he started C. Cretors ...

Irish tenor Ronan Tynan is coming to Lewistown April 10

From staff reports LEWISTOWN — Ronan Tynan, America’s Irish tenor, will take the stage on April 10 as the 2018-19 Mifflin-Juniata Concert Association season concludes. The membership drive for the 2019-20 season is now under way. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of ...

Downtown Discovery Easter Egg hunt gets under way on Friday

LEWISTOWN —The Downtown Discovery Easter Egg Hunt Contest kicks off on Friday. Kids aged 3 through 11 are challenged to find all 33 brightly colored cardboard eggs, including four new eggs created by local artists Lyndsey Hagerty, Jessica Miller, Korinne Newcamp and Kelly Rivera. For three ...

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Community Band concert to benefit MC Library LEWISTOWN —The Lewistown Community Band’s first concert of the season will be a fundraising benefit for Friends of Mifflin County Library. The concert will take place at 7 p.m. today in the auditorium at Mifflin County Middle School. The ...

District 4 Chorus Festival

Feb. 7-9 Clearfield Area High School Concert: 11a.m., Feb. 9 Ticket information: Andrew Rothrock, (814) 765-5511 or arothrock@clearfield.org

District 4 Chorus Festival

Mifflin County School District students attending the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 4 Choral Festival Feb. 7-9 at Clearfield Area High School include, from left, front, Maddy Bowmaster, Anna Curry, Emily Colpetzer, Kirsten Druckenmiller, back, Brody Price, Ivy Miller, ...