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Author with local ties brings book on motherhood home for Mother’s Day Eve signing

May 2, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY —
One of the most difficult things to be — not just in the midst of the things that are going on around us today, but any time — is a good parent. One young woman, who was raised in Punxsutawney, knows the difficulty of being a good parent and has felt inspired to share some of her own experiences through the writing of a book.

PAHS selects Prom Court; king, queen to be crowned Saturday

May 2, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — Last week at PAHS, seniors selected four boys and four girls from their class to make up the 2013 Prom Court.

They are Ashley Bacha, Lauren Ball, Abigail Fedigan, Carley Smith, Keanan Kopas, Garrett Neal, Jerod White and Garrett Zimmerman.

The boy and girl with the most votes will be crowned Prom King and Queen at the Punxsutawney Country Club on Saturday.

An assembly was held Friday, April 26, to honor the court.

IUP Culinary Academy to host Cooking Competition Saturday

May 2, 2013

These four chefs are preparing to do battle in the second annual IUP Cooking Competition to be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the IUP Learning Center cafeteria located on Center Street in Punxsutawney.

Pictured are the combatants (from left) Jaclyn Price, IUP Culinary Academy; Robert Stevens, Aramark; Aaron Quinn, Aramark; and Martha Jo Rupert, IUP Culinary Academy.

Rupert was the winner of last year's competition.

The public is invited to attend.

Windgate to showcase local authors this weekend

May 2, 2013

SMICKSBURG — Nestled in the picturesque countryside of Smicksburg
is a large estate winery known as Windgate Vineyards and Winery, which began as a vineyard about 30 years ago and is run by the Enerson family.

This Saturday, from 1 to 3 p.m., the winery will be hosting "Authors of Indiana County and Beyond."

This is the fourth year that Windgate Winery will be honoring local authors.

In attendance will be 25 local authors from Punxsutawney and the surrounding areas. The authors will be doing a book signing and will also meet and talk with those in attendance.

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