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July 4th, 2013
Area residents can take a short drive and take advantage of some fine entertainment this weekend in James City. The Highland Township Recreational Association will hold their annual festival this weekend.
A variety of music, food and vendors will be available on both Saturday and Sunday, as well as drawings for adults and games, including a bouncy house, for children. Booths will be scattered throughout the area by the ballfield.
The issue of Wetmore Township employees, including supervisors, contributing to their health insurance is still being debated after Tuesdayâ€™s regular monthly meeting brought the township no closer to a conclusion on the topic.
MT. JEWETT â€“ Members of the Mt. Jewett Borough Council voted unanimously to pass a resolution to dissolve the Mount Jewett Borough Authority Board during Monday eveningâ€™s regular monthly meeting.
Renovations are under way at the Kane High School swimming poolâ€”the only public pool in the Kane area.
Mt. Jewettâ€™s annual summer youth program recently came to a close. The three-week program, under the direction of Nichole Krietemeyer, is divided into two daily sessions, one in the mornings for students from K-6 grade and evenings for teens.
The Kane Area School District this year went the extra mile to help 13 seniors meet requirements to receive their diplomas at commencement.
MCKEAN CO. â€“ A New York man and convicted sex offender who evaded authorities for over 12 years has been found living in McKean County.
SMETHPORT â€“ The McKean County Salary Board has approved an across-the-board 2 percent pay increase for about 165 county non-union and management employees.
RIDGWAY â€“ With North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission voting at last month's meeting to take out a nearly quarter of a million dollar line of credit needed to cover expenses like payroll, bills, and rents, the organization has kept a watchful eye on the governor's 2014 budget proposal to see what the future holds.
When: Wednesday, July 24
Where: North Central office, 651 Montmorenci Rd., Ridgway
Time: 9:30 a.m.
LANTZ CORNERS â€“ Bids for the construction of a sewage collection system in the Lantz Corners area are much lower than expected.
As a result, monthly sewer bills reportedly will drop.