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Noteworthy: Saturday, March 28, 2015

Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:14:27 -0700

Shepherd's Table closed Thursday COAL TOWNSHIP - The Shepherd's Table fellowship kitchen will be closed Thursday in observance of Holy Thursday. It will reopen April 9. For more information, call 570-648-4432. SCA alumnus award nominations CATAWISSA R.R. - The Southern Columbia Area School District will be accepting nominations for the 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award until Thursday. The ...

What's Happening March 28-29, 2015

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:47:31 -0700

Plenty to see and do!

A new jumping spider with mating plug discovered from the 'Western Ghats'

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:01:50 -0700

Research endeavours undertaken in the recent past by the Division of Arachnology of Sacred Heart College, Kochi in India, under the leadership of Dr. P.A. Sebastian, have lead to the discovery of many new spiders from "Western Ghats" in southern India, one of the biodiversity hotspots of the world. Their new finding is a little jumping spider belonging to the family Salticidae and genus ...

Just right: A spider's tale

Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:23:18 -0700

In the Story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, the little girl tries out the bears' large, medium, and small chairs to find the one that fits her best. When she does, she exclaims, "This chair is just right!"

Local & State

Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:47:25 -0700

A flock of seagulls scavenges the parking lot at Penn’s Village Shopping Center in McConnellsburg Tuesday morning. More... Southern Fulton School Board attended to a handful of curriculum related matters last Tuesday in addition to having several presentations as well as public comment.


Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:58:06 -0700

CHANDLER, Ariz. - Led by four-year honorees Katie Breneman (Washington Boro, Pa.), Amanda Dinunzio (State College, Pa.) and Laura Gebhart (Mounty Joy, Pa.), the Penn State field hockey team totaled 12 representatives on the Gladiator by SGI / NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad for a third consecutive year, it was announced Tuesday.

Shape-shifting frog discovered in Ecuadorian Andes

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:38:45 -0700

A frog in Ecuador's western Andean cloud forest changes skin texture in minutes, appearing to mimic the texture it sits on.

Skin microbiome may hold answers to protect threatened gold frogs from lethal fungus

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:52:43 -0700

A team of scientists including Virginia Tech researchers is one step closer to understanding how bacteria on a frog's skin affects its likelihood of contracting disease.

Police: Speeding truck crashes after pursuit, killing driver

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:23:17 -0700

SELINSGROVE, Pa. (AP) - State police in central Pennsylvania say a speeding pickup truck smashed into a tree shortly after they stopped chasing the vehicle, and the driver lost his life.

Flower-enriched farms boost bee populations

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:23:14 -0700

A two-year study of farms in West Sussex and Hampshire found that England's most common bumblebee species saw significant population growth where targeted, bee-friendly planting schemes were in place.