Purple Lighting Drum Line gets support

Purple Lighting Drum Line gets support

Purple Lightning would like to thank Fred Ford, Bonnie Moyer and the Mello-Dears Girls Drum and Bugle Corps, Don VanScoy, and Dave Yale of Yale’s Music, Sayre Pa. for all their support and encouragement. Purple Lightning is a new marching unit from Candor N.Y. The group made its debut performance appearing in the 2014 Owego […]

River Rock Diner adds new flair to Owego

River Rock Diner adds new flair to Owego

When you sit down inside the new River Rock Diner, located at 904 State Rte. 17C in Owego, N.Y., you suddenly feel at home. No need to wait, you can walk right in and seat yourself in the relaxing, cozy atmosphere. If your mood prefers the real diner experience, grab a chair at the counter, […]

Neighbors helping neighbors

Neighbors helping neighbors

For the past two decades, Northern Tioga Neighbors Network (NTNN) has helped the residents of Berkshire, Richford, and Newark Valley become better neighbors. The non-profit organization was founded to help northern Tioga County residents without transportation get where they need to go. John Schwartz, board president, said, “Basically the main thing that we do is […]

Obituary: Dianne (Leavy) Voelkl, age 77

Dianne L. Voelkl, age 77, passed away peacefully at home in Owego, N.Y. with her beloved dog Lucy by her side on Feb. 17, 2015 following an extended illness. Dianne was born in Rochester, N.Y., the daughter of James and Mildred (Meyers) Leavy. Her parents, sons David, 47 and Michael, 36, of Rochester, N.Y., her […]

OLL News Brief

Registrations are required to play Owego Little League (OLL) Baseball and Tee Ball and Girls Softball and Teener Baseball League during the 2015 season. Sign Up now for the Owego Baseball Winter Clinic run by Owego Free Academy (OFA) Baseball Coaches and Staff and Varsity Baseball Players. Apalachin Little League players are invited and are […]

It’s time to rebuild

Dear Editor, The name of my party is Rebuild Owego and I take the rebuild part of that name to heart. I first ran in 2012 to help the Village rebuild from the flood and I am running again to ensure we keep moving forward. I am looking to build infrastructure, not remove it, to […]

What’s Happening for the week of Feb. 22, 2015

What’s Happening – send dated church, school, social or non-profit event information (50 words or less) to the Owego Pennysaver, ATTN: Wendy Post, P.O. Box 149, Owego, N.Y. 13827, e-mail wpost@owegopennysaver.com or drop it off at our office, 181-183 Front St., Owego. Space available, your event will appear. FEBRUARY Lockheed Martin Owego Toastmasters Meeting, 2nd […]

Readers’ Column for the week of Feb. 22, 2015

You may call the Owego Pennysaver Readers’ Column at (607) 687-2378 24-hours a day, or e-mail comments to readerscolumn@stny.rr.com. We reserve the right to revise or reject any message. The Tioga County Sheriff’s office and the New York State Police barracks in Owego are 5.9 miles away from each other. Driving the speed limit it […]