PA Earns “A” for Academic Achievement in U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Report

HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Corbett has congratulated Pennsylvania’s students, parents, taxpayers, educators and school leaders for earning an “A” in academic achievement, according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Leaders and Laggards: A State-by-State...
Posted On 15 Sep 2014

Robotics Competition Kicks Off at Penn State DuBois

DUBOIS – The first round of a nation-wide robotics competition for middle and high school students will take place at Penn State DuBois in October. The BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) robotics competition will take place on Oct. 24-25, in the campus gymnasium,...
Posted On 15 Sep 2014

Clearfield United Way Visits Camp Confidence

PENFIELD – The Clearfield Area United Way recently conducted a site visit/board meeting at Camp Confidence, a member agency.  Camp Confidence is a summer camp for the area’s challenged youth. It is held annually at Camp Mountain Run near Penfield. Camp Director Grace Marshall and...
Posted On 15 Sep 2014

Route 255 Improvements Continue in St. Marys

ST. MARYS – Work to improve a section of Route 255 in the city of St. Marys is moving toward completion as fall approaches. The project stretches from the Tractor Supply Co. intersection to Route 120/State Street in St. Marys. Once the project completes, travel along this section...
Posted On 14 Sep 2014

Best Practices in Coaching and Feedback Workshop

LOCK HAVEN – Lock Haven University’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education office will be offering the “Best Practices in Coaching and Feedback” workshop on Nov. 13. There will be a continental breakfast from 8:30 a.m. until 9 a.m. The session will be from 9 a.m. until...
Posted On 14 Sep 2014

Brunch and Silent Auction to Benefit CMN

STATE COLLEGE – The fifth annual Champagne Brunch and Silent Auction to benefit Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger will be held at 11 a.m. Oct. 19 at the Nittany Lion Inn. The event will be complimented with a silent auction featuring dozens of items available for bidding...
Posted On 14 Sep 2014

GANT RELOAD: Week of Sept. 8

The GantDaily.com weekly reload gives readers a look back upon the most noteworthy stories of their work week.  It contains the big headlines, as well as a few stories you might have missed. It might even include a story or two of the lighter side. The GantDaily.com reload will...
Posted On 14 Sep 2014

Pink Out Photo Contest Day Slated at Tyrone Regional Health Network

TYRONE – Community members interested in entering the Breast Cancer & Women’s Health Institute (BCWHI) Pink Out Photo Contest can do so during Pink Out Day on the Tyrone Regional Health Network campus on Sept. 19. BCWHI is holding the Pink Out photo contest to support...
Posted On 13 Sep 2014

Ales for Tails Slated or Oct. 4

CLEARFIELD – Ales for Tails, a craft beer tasting event to benefit the Clearfield County SPCA, will be held from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Oct. 4 at the Expo II Building at the Clearfield County Fairgrounds. Event tickets are $20 each and entitle the holder to a sampling of craft...
Posted On 13 Sep 2014

Penn State Executive Programs Offers New Course for Entrepreneurs

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Launch Pad: Mastering the Essentials of Business Start-Up is a new Penn State Executive Programs offering set to provide participants with an understanding of the issues and demands facing entrepreneurs. Recommended for entrepreneurs with a current...
Posted On 13 Sep 2014