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Enjoy an old fashioned Christmas complete with carolers and traditional holiday treats, while you shop for some last minute gifts for your loved ones — or even a treat for yourself — from one of the many vendors at the 3rd annual Dickens Christmas event from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Mar…

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The annual campaigns for the United Way of the Bradford Area are wrapping up but there is still time to make your pledge and Invest In Your Community.

RIDGWAY — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is reminding motorists to be alert for traffic impacts as the Yankee Dryer super load, which arrived in Elk County Wednesday afternoon, will be making its way through the North Central Region of Pennsylvania over the next few days.

WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, the Over-the-Counter Monograph Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act (S.2740), introduced by U.S. Sens. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., passed the full Senate.

Additional charges have been filed against a Bradford man who was arrested over the weekend for an alleged methamphetamine operation found in March.

SMETHPORT — Heather Daugherty of Greensburg, who has family in Smethport, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and departed in November for Uganda to begin training as an educational volunteer.

HARRISBURG — Students in the 25th Senatorial District who are facing extended absences from school due to injuries or illnesses will soon have new educational resources as a result of two state grants that were awarded this week, according to Sen. Joe Scarnati, R-Brockway.

DUKE CENTER — The Otto Township Volunteer Fire Department will hold a buffet breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. this Sunday at the fire hall on Sweitzer Drive, Duke Center.

Clayton Valentino Vecellio (aka “Spike”) celebrated his 90th birthday on Nov. 28 at the Model T Restaurant with family and friends. He was born in Bradford and raised in Lewis Run,

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CLEARFIELD — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is offering a travel update to regional drivers as a Yankee Dryer super load continues its journey from the Port of Erie to First Quality Tissue in the city of Lock Haven.

SMETHPORT — The McKean County Commissioners on Tuesday accepted the agreement between the county and Service Employees International Union Local #668, which represents 46 employees of Children and Youth Services and the courthouse.

HARRISBURG — The Susquehanna River Basin Commission held its quarterly business meeting in Harrisburg, approving projects including one in McKean County.

Additional charges have been filed against a Bradford man who was arrested over the weekend for an alleged methamphetamine operation found in March.

Warren man jailed for alleged theft

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street after the European Central Bank said it would leave interest rates unchanged and as traders look for signs of progress in trade talks between the US and China. Another optimistic tweet from President Donald Trump had traders hopeful a …

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If you’re like most adults, you might have a hard time falling or staying asleep. In fact, a 2018 Consumer Report found that 68 percent of Americans struggle with their sleeping patterns at least once a week. That accounts for 164 million Americans. If you’re included in that number, you may want to try the phenomenon of “clean sleep.”

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While eating meatless has an array of health benefits and even significantly reduces your carbon footprint, there is undoubtedly a price you pay cutting out meat. Vegetarians and vegans commonly struggle with making up these crucial nutrients and vitamins

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An estimated 5.8 million people in the United States are living with Alzheimer’s dementia in 2019, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. This includes an estimated 5.6 million people age 65 and older and 200,000 people younger than 65 who have younger-onset Alzheimer’s. One in 10 people age 65 and older (10 percent) has Alzheimer’s dementia. It’s a disease that Amy Losak of Teaneck, New Jersey, knows all too well.

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One of the most commonly searched questions about breastfeeding is, “What medicines can you take?” Since everything you consume makes its way into your baby’s milk supply, it’s a valid concern. Sure, we know to pump and dump after a couple glasses of wine, but what about medications?

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won a thumping majority of seats in Britain's Parliament — a decisive outcome to a Brexit-dominated election that should allow Johnson to fulfill his plan to take the U.K. out of the European Union next month.