News from Danville

Thursday, May 9, 2019

DANVILLE — A Dollar Tree is coming to the Danville Plaza in the spot previously occupied by CVS Pharmacy on Route 11.

Jackie Hart, code enforcement officer, expects to do the store’s...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thursday, May 9, 2019

DANVILLE — The Danville Area School Board approved a tentative budget Tuesday for the 2019-20 school year. It reflects revenue and expenses just over $41 million — a 2.7% increase in real...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Tuesday, May 7, 2019

DANVILLE — A four-car crash during rush hour Monday afternoon closed Bloom Street for nearly an hour and saw three people taken to the hospital.

Elizabeth Banks, 45,...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, May 5, 2019

DANVILLE — Of 24 drug overdose deaths in 2018 in Montour County, Montour County Coroner Scott Lynn ruled six homicides.

In Columbia County, all 22 of last year’s drug-related deaths...


Saturday, May 4, 2019

DANVILLE — Geisinger is offering free skin cancer screenings in the region this month and next.

More than 3 million Americans develop skin cancer each year, and early detection can...


Thursday, May 2, 2019

DANVILLE — Members Choice Financial Credit Union, Danville, recently filed a civil action in the offices of District Judge Marvin Shrawder seeking $5,310 for...


Wednesday, May 1, 2019

DANVILLE — Two years ago after supporters in the Danville area formed the Central Susquehanna Hammers Mountain Bike Team, the team has already climbed to fourth place in the state’s cycling...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

DANVILLE — Eric Keppler studied interior design for two years and then worked for a while in Geisinger’s lab unit before finally deciding to enter culinary school, his mother says.

But...


Monday, April 29, 2019

DANVILLE — Poor communication between primary care and specialty care can lead to care gaps, avoidable costly care and adverse patient outcomes.

That is why Geisinger conducted a two-...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Monday, April 29, 2019

DANVILLE — Seven fifth-graders at Liberty Valley Intermediate School urged district leaders to stop using Styrofoam trays and make lunchtime more friendly to the environment.

And the...