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OSN Smashes Record with 17,954 views in March!! Thank you Readers!

Wow! 17,954 views in March! Thank you for making March the best ever month for the Orange Street News! I promise to keep working hard to bring you all the … Continue reading

March 31, 2016 · 1 Comment

BREAKING: Skunk Shot Dead in Grove! Possibly Rabid!

3/30/2016 By Isabel Rose Lysiak and Hilde Kate Lysiak A skunk believed to be rabid was shot dead by Selinsgrove police this afternoon. The sick creature was spotted around 5:30 … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Student Found Dead at SU: Not Suspicious

A student died at Susquehanna University, according to officials. The University released a statement about the death of Emma Cook, a sophomore: “It is with heavy hearts that we write … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Business Closes in Grove – Again!

3/30/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Entoguard Pest and Termite store on Market Street has shut down. A sign posted on the outside door said they had moved locations and … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde: SelinsGhost-Town?

The front page story for the April issue of the Orange Street News asks the question: is Selinsgrove becoming a ghost town? One in five storefronts on the the main … Continue reading

March 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Where Have Selinsgrove Stores Gone?

3/28/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Is downtown Selinsgrove becoming a ghost town? An Exclusive Orange Street News investigation has revealed that out of the forty-seven store fronts on Market Street … Continue reading

March 28, 2016 · 7 Comments

HAPPY EASTER! THANK YOU FOR MAKING MARCH OUR BEST MONTH YET!

I wanted to wish everyone a Happy Easter and thank all my readers for making March the best month yet for the Orange Street News. Just in March The Orange … Continue reading

March 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

REWARD DOUBLES TO $200 FOR VANDAL INFO!

3/26/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Vandal beware: there is now a $200 reward on your head! The cash reward for information that leads to the discovery of who vandalized the … Continue reading

March 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Columnist Awkward Mall Easter Bunny Interview

America’s youngest paid advice columnist was asked if the Easter Bunny at the Susquehanna Mall was real. It led to this awkward exchange with the large rabbit.

March 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Selinsgrove or old town Selin’s Grove?

3/24/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove or “old town Selin’s Grove?” If Selinsgrove Chamber of Commerce President Helen Walters has her way downtown Selinsgrove is about to have a name … Continue reading

March 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Local Journalist Claims To Be Harassed By Borough Council

March, 22, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local journalist claims that the Borough Council is trying to stop his ability to report the news — and the public from … Continue reading

March 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Officials Pledge to “Get to Bottom” of Vandalism

3/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Town officials are promising an end to the vandalism that has been terrorizing Selinsgrove! The plant haters struck the Selinsgrove Commons late Friday and Sunday … Continue reading

March 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING NOW! VANDAL STRIKES AGAIN! STRIKES SECOND TIME IN THREE NIGHTS!

March 21, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On Sunday night vandal struck the Selinsgrove Commons again – for the second time in the last three nights. Vandal also ripped up … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

$100 Cash Reward if You Know Who Did This?

3/21/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Orange Street News is now offering a $100 no questions asked cash reward for information that leads to the discovery of who vandalized the … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING Vandal Attacks Selinsgrove Commons!

3/20/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Plant vandals struck the Selinsgrove Commons on Friday night. This time the plant-hater tipped one of the large planters over, spreading a mess of dirt … Continue reading

March 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Homophobic Vandals in Grove?

3/19/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Are these vandals homophobic? Someone wrote dirty messages on a window at 202 S. Market Street that include slurs. Its unknown how long the dirty … Continue reading

March 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

Daily Item Columnist Tackles Vampires!

Do you know that America’s youngest paid advice columnist lives right here in Selinsgrove! This week she gets a question from a resident concerned there might about vampires.

March 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

UPDATE: Christmas Finally Over in Grove!

3/17/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Welcome Spring! After four long years the famous Selinsgrove Christmas wreath has finally come down. A day after the Orange Street News exclusively reported residents … Continue reading

March 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Business Owner Defends Spring Christmas Wreath

March 16, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selingrove business owner is defending his right to keep  his holiday decorations up no matter what the season. Isabella’s Italian restaurant on … Continue reading

March 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Grove Man Runs 4 Miles 600 Days Straight!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak March 15th, 2016 A Selinsgrove man has run four miles outside everyday for 600 straight days Beginning in the summer of 2014, Selinsgrove resident Matthew Lysiak … Continue reading

March 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN INVESTIGATION: What is in Grove Drinking Water?

By Hilde Kate Lysiak March, 14, 2016 Is Selinsgrove’s drinking water safe? The Orange Street News tested Selinsgrove’s tap water to see if it was safe using a water testing … Continue reading

March 14, 2016 · 4 Comments

Grove Church Fixing Up Memorial Garden

By Hilde Kate Lysiak March 13, 2016 This is no ordinary garden. All Saints Episcopal Church is improving its memorial garden. “We’ve been working hard at improving it,” Bruce Johnson, … Continue reading

March 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Vandal Strikes Union Cemetery

EXCLUSIVE By Hilde Kate Lysiak A gravestone was graffitied at Union Cemetery. A vandal damaged the stone marker for Judge Miles Potter with a peace sign along with the words … Continue reading

March 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Christmas Season Over in Grove – Finally!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Is Spring finally coming to Selinsgrove? Three months after the holiday season, the Christmas tree has finally come down at the Selinsgrove Commons. Bruce Johnson, a … Continue reading

March 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Weavers Nest Opens in Selinsgrove

By Hilde Kate Lysiak A new business has opened its doors in Selinsgrove. Tess Fisher opened Weaver’s Nest on Market Street so that people can buy hand made things like … Continue reading

March 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

Light Stealing Vandal Strikes Selinsgrove

EXCLUSIVE By Hilde Kate Lysiak   The person stealing the lights off from one Orange Street resident better watch out! Richard Shaffer, who lives at 526 Orange Street, is on the … Continue reading

March 9, 2016 · 3 Comments

Selinsgrove To Get New Cop!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is getting a fifth police officer! Last night the Borough Council stated they will have a fifth cop within three months. “We are going through … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING: Selinsgrove To Get a New Officer!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is getting that fifth police officer, according to officials at tonights Borough Meeting. The officer will be hired by May 1st! More details coming…  

March 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING: Grove Church Egged!

EXCLUSIVE By Hilde Kate Lysiak This vandal doesn’t have a prayer! Now it is St. Paul’s UCC Church in Selinsgrove that was victimized by the egger. “I saw eggs on … Continue reading

March 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Help Selinsgrove Hire New Police Officer!

Hi, I’m Hilde Kate Lysiak, the publisher of the Orange Street News. Vandalism is on the rise in Selinsgrove. Vandals have been throwing eggs, stealing signs, ripping up plants and … Continue reading

March 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story THE NEW HOUSE

by Hilde Kate Lysiak Alice Toclaw, a 23 year old girl, sat on a light blue carpet in a tiny room with many windows. Over the glass hung silky blue … Continue reading

March 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Library Mini Golf a Hit!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Don’t knock over the books with that put! Several dozen kids showed up Saturday at the Rudy Gelnett Memorial Library Friday and to raise funds for Snyder … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Two Girls Suspected in Grove EGGing!

EXCLUSIVE By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is dealing with an eggstraordinary problem and residents are on the look out for two young girls who may be the culprits. The entire … Continue reading

March 4, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE! Vandals Egg Grove AGAIN!

Eggers at it again! This time the vandals targeted N High ST on March 2nd by hitting several cars with eggs. “My neighbor sent me a text to alert me. … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · 4 Comments

Christmas in March? Tree Confusion!

EXCLUSIVE! By Hilde Kate Lysiak For Selinsgrove — its Christmas in March. Three months after the holiday season the traditional Christmas tree is still up at the Selinsgrove Commons. “It’s … Continue reading

March 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

March Issue of OSN Hits Grove

Pick up the March issue of the Orange Street News all over Selinsgrove! Find your copy at Emma’s, Michael’s Diner, the Kind Cafe, the Borough building, and Cottage on Pine!

March 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

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