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ASK IZZY: HOW TO TREAT A FRIEND WITH CANCER

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist recieves a question from a kid who recently learned that her good friend has cancer. Learn more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com

February 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

OSN EXCLUSIVE: MYSTERY BEAST REVEALED? SEE THE BODY!

2/24/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The mystery behind the Snyder County “mystery beast” may finally have been solved! For weeks the OSN has been receiving tips that a large animal was … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · 4 Comments

GROVE SCHOOLS TO “WAIT TO SEE” ON TRANSGENDER BATHROOM POLICY

2/23/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Despite a change in federal guidelines Selinsgrove School District will not be changing its policy on transgender bathrooms — at least for now. “The district … Continue reading

February 23, 2017 · 3 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week!

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for February 13th to February 19th. 1) EXCLUSIVE: DH&L FIREFIGHTERS SUSPENSIONS VOTED DOWN! CORRUPTION ALLEGED! 2) EXCLUSIVE: ACCUSED DH&L FIREFIGHTERS INCLUDE PRESIDENT 3) EXCLUSIVE: … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: What to Expect AFTER the Divorce

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist receives a question from a girl who doesn’t know what to expect after her parents split. Learn more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com

February 18, 2017 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: ACCUSED DH&L FIREFIGHTERS INCLUDE PRESIDENT

2/17/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The firefighters accused of making unauthorized purchases and faking meeting minutes include those at the very top, the Orange Street News has exclusively learned. The … Continue reading

February 17, 2017 · 3 Comments

Seed Exchange Returns to Snyder County!

2/17/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A seedy event has sprouted into a popular Snyder County tradition. The annual Free Seed Exchange hosted by The East Snyder Community Garden will be … Continue reading

February 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: DH&L FIREFIGHTERS SUSPENSIONS VOTED DOWN! CORRUPTION ALLEGED!

2/14/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The suspensions of four local fire fighters accused of faking meeting minutes and making unauthorized purchases was voted down at a private meeting last night … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 · 24 Comments

OSN Short Story: Moon House

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Once there was a house called the Moon house. Everyone said it was haunted. There were many reasons why people thought that. Some people thought that … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Mountain Lion in Grove? MYSTERY BEAST SPOTTED!

2/13/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local man is searching for answers after spotting a super-sized cat in Snyder County! The huge feline was estimated to be “5-6” times as … Continue reading

February 13, 2017 · 2 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for February 6th to February 12th. 1) EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: FIREFIGHTERS SUSPENDED AT DH&L FIRE STATION! 2) OSN INVESTIGATION: TRASHED! Pollution at the Susquehanna … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Perfect DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts

In this week’s column America’s youngest paid advice columnist shares some great DIY Valentine’s Day gifts. Learn more about isabel lysiak at http://www.isabellysiak.com

February 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

SNOW DELAY! RIVER CLEAN UP POSTPONED!

2/10/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Isle of Que river clean-up has been postponed because all the trash will still be covered with snow from yesterdays storm.  A new date … Continue reading

February 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

River Clean Up Planned for 2:30 pm Tomorrow!

2/10/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Isle of Que river clean-up is on for tomorrow! Tomorrow at 2:30pm the Orange Street News will start at the boat launch in the … Continue reading

February 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

Snow Storm Hits Grove! Schools Closed!

2/9/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak At least two inches of snow are on the ground in Selinsgrove. 6-8 inches are expected, according to The National Weather Service. Selinsgrove Schools are … Continue reading

February 9, 2017 · 1 Comment

OSN INVESTIGATION: TRASHED! Pollution at the Susquehanna River! SEE THE VIDEO!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 2/8/2017 A once beautiful stretch of forest by the Susquehanna River has turned into a dumping ground of disgusting garbage. An OSN investigation has revealed that … Continue reading

February 8, 2017 · 9 Comments

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: FIREFIGHTERS SUSPENDED AT DH&L FIRE STATION!

2/6/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Members of the Dauntless Hook and Ladder Fire Company have been accused of falsifying meeting minutes and making unauthorized purchases, sources have exclusively told the … Continue reading

February 6, 2017 · 27 Comments

Grove Woman Dances Her Way To Help Needy.

2/6/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove woman is hoping to dance her way to raising money for a children’s hospital. Maggie Groce is helping to organize a dance marathon at … Continue reading

February 6, 2017 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for January 30th to February 5th. 1) BREAKING NEWS: Fire in Selinsgrove at 205 N. Market St! 2) SELINSGROVE FLAG BANDITS STRIKE GROVE … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Can Groundhogs REALLY Tell the Future?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest advice columnist receives a question from boy who wants to know if groundhogs actually have the ability to predicit the weather. Learn more … Continue reading

February 4, 2017 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: LACY FOUND ON GROVE ISLAND! RETURNED SAFELY TO OWNER!

2/2/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Lacy, the missing Selinsgrove Jack Russel was finally found  — on a local island! Last night Lacy was discovered skinny, dirty, and full of mud after … Continue reading

February 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

BREAKING NEWS: Fire in Selinsgrove at 205 N. Market St!

2/1/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A small fire is being reported at 205 S. Market Street, according to a report in Selinsgrove Concerned Citizens. A firefighter at the scene told … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

SELINSGROVE FLAG BANDITS STRIKE GROVE WOMAN — FOR TENTH TIME!

2/1/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A patriotic Selinsgrove women had her flag stolen — for the tenth time! But despite the repeated thievery, Grove resident Carol Handlan refuses to back … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

February Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The February issue of the OSN is out! For a one year subscription to the Orange Street News please send a check or cash of $14.99 along with name and … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: A WIN FOR CHASE! GROVE STUDENT MEETS FUNDRAISING GOAL!

1/30/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove man with an unnamed medical condition reached his goal on his GoFundMe page that will pay for an  expensive test — thanks in … Continue reading

January 30, 2017 · 2 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for January 23rd to January 29th. 1) MESSAGE FROM PUBLISHER:Selinsgrove is Open for Business — Finally! 2) EXCLUSIVE: Concerned Parent Calls for Student … Continue reading

January 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

ALERT!! HAVE YOU SEEN THIS DOG?

1/28/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A family is desperately searching for a two year old Jack Russell named Lacey who has gone missing in Selinsgrove. Owner Greg Freed told the … Continue reading

January 28, 2017 · 4 Comments

ASK IZZY: Is Heaven Above the Clouds?

This week America’s youngest advice columnist takes on the important question over the geographic location of Heaven.

January 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

Biz”Brainstorming” Session to be held in Grove!

1/27/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A brainstorming event is being held in Selinsgrove to discuss new ideas to help local business on Monday, January 30th. The Selinsgrove Chamber of Commerce … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

MESSAGE FROM PUBLISHER:Selinsgrove is Open for Business — Finally!

1/26/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Orange Street News has reported for years about how businesses were struggling in Selinsgrove. Every month it seemed like the OSN was reporting on … Continue reading

January 26, 2017 · 4 Comments

Hit and Run Vic Surgery Scheduled Still Waits For Justice

1/24/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove Hit and Run victim is scheduled to have an important surgery — as she still waits for the driver who hit her to … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: Concerned Parent Calls for Student Bathroom Boycott in Grove Schools

1/23/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local parent who is upset about the transgender person bathroom policy at Selinsgrove school district is calling for students to boycott what she calls … Continue reading

January 23, 2017 · 3 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for January 16th to January 22nd. 1) EXCLUSIVE:OPEN FOR BUSINESS? THIRD NEW BIZ ANNOUNCES PLANS TO OPEN IN GROVE! 2) EXCLUSIVE: Pie Shop … Continue reading

January 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

WOMEN MARCH IN GROVE

1/21/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Dozens of people have showed up this morning at a women’s march in Selinsgrove. The Orange Street News interviewed people at the event to see … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · 6 Comments

ASK IZZY: Why Don’t Girls Like Me?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist receives a question from a boy who wants to know why girls aren’t into him! Learn more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com

January 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Dem Senator Bob Casey: “I Will be Attending the Inauguration”

1/20/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Democrat Senator Bob Casey told the Orange Street News he will be attending today’s swearing in of Donald Trump. “I will be attending the inauguration … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

Pic and Rope: “Snow Girl” Spotted on Orange Street

This “snow girl” was spotted on Orange Street.

January 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

“Unhappy” an OSN Short Story

By Hilde Kate Lysiak “Unhappy,” Kristy, the 5-month-old baby muttered. “I don’t get it,” a tall , boney, women named Mandy said, “I don’t get it at all, Emma.” “You … Continue reading

January 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE:OPEN FOR BUSINESS? THIRD NEW BIZ ANNOUNCES PLANS TO OPEN IN GROVE!

1/17/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is open for business! The Orange Street News has learned that a third new business plans on coming to Selinsgrove. Vince Herman has exclusively … Continue reading

January 17, 2017 · 10 Comments

WOMAN’S MARCH PLANNED FOR SATURDAY IN GROVE

1/16/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A “woman’s march” is going to be held in Selinsgrove on Saturday, according to an advertisement on the Action Network website. “This gathering will represent those … Continue reading

January 16, 2017 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Pie Shop Opening in Grove!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 1/15/2017 Selinsgrove is about to get a whole lot sweeter! Tudor House Pie’s, which will specialize in homemade delicious deserts, will soon be opening up at … Continue reading

January 15, 2017 · 5 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for January 9th to January 15th. 1) EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: “Person of Interest” Identified by Police in Grove Hit and Run 2) EXCLUSIVE: Hit … Continue reading

January 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Will Playing Minecraft All Day Turn You Into an Idiot?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist takes a question from a girl whose father tells her playing Minecraft all day will turn her into an idiot.

January 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Hit and Run Victim to Driver: I Know Who You Are. Come Forward Now or I’ll Take You to Court

1/12/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove hit and run victim claims she knows who hit her and says that if the person doesn’t come forward soon she will take … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 · 6 Comments

New Business Coming to Grove Feb 1st!

January 10, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A new hair salon is coming to Selinsgrove — and there will be parking! Hair stylist Charity Swartz is almost ready to open … Continue reading

January 10, 2017 · 5 Comments

LITTLE NORWAY COULD OPEN SOON!

1/10/17 By Hilde Kate Lysiak As temperatures plunge, local officials have been working hard to get Little Norway open. Borough Manager Paul Williams is hopeful that Mother Mature will cooperate and … Continue reading

January 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

Grove Man Running Streak Reaches 900 Days! WATCH THE VIDEO

January 9, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove man’s running streak has reached 900 straight days! Beginning in the summer of 2014, Selinsgrove resident Matthew Lysiak has run five … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · 4 Comments

Pic and Rope: New Year’s Scare!

This is the scene on one street in Selinsgrove. Fortunately, it appears dead.

January 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for January 2nd to January 8th. 1) OSN Calls For Resignation of Snyder County District Attorney Mike Piecuch 2) OSN OFFERING $1,000 Cash … Continue reading

January 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

OSN OFFERING $1,000 Cash Reward!

1/7/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Orange Street News is offering a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who hit and seriously … Continue reading

January 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: “Person of Interest” Identified by Police in Grove Hit and Run

1/7/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Law enforcement have identified a “person of interest” in the Selinsgrove hit-and-run case, sources have exclusively told the Orange Street News. A hit-and-run driver struck … Continue reading

January 7, 2017 · 4 Comments

ASK IZZY: New Year’s Resolutions a Waste?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist tackles a tough question over New Year’s Eve resolutions

January 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Pic and Rope: End of Holiday Season in Grove!

Selinsgrove Resident Joe Herb removes the holiday banners off the signs on Market Street. Herb told the OSN that the banners needed to be down by Friday but since it … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · 1 Comment

Another Grove Business Bites the Dust: Weaver’s Nest For Rent

1/4/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Another empty store front in Selinsgrove: Weaver’s Nest on Market Street was forced to shut its doors for good before the holidays. “It wasn’t making a … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · 6 Comments

January Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The January issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other places around … Continue reading

January 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

OSN Calls For Resignation of Snyder County District Attorney Mike Piecuch

January 2, 2017 · 8 Comments

Charged Father Allowed “Supervised” Visits with Baby

1/1/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove man charged with assaulting a baby will be allowed to see his child with supervision, according to court papers obtained by the Orange … Continue reading

January 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for December 19th to December 25th. 1) ASK IZZY: Is Krampus Real!?! The Truth Revealed! 2) EXCLUSIVE: Skating May Return to Grove in … Continue reading

December 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Merry Christmas Selinsgrove!

The Orange Street News is thankful for all of you this Christmas!

December 25, 2016 · 2 Comments

ASK IZZY: Is Krampus Real!?! The Truth Revealed!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a kid about whether the evil Krampus is real or nothing more than a bed time story?

December 24, 2016 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Skating May Return to Grove in January!

12/21/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Little Norway II is making a comeback! After a year of no ice skating in Selinsgrove, Little Norway II could be opening in a few … Continue reading

December 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

Snyder County Children and Youth Spreads Christmas Joy

12/20/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Santa Claus may be disguising himself as The Snyder County Services this year, at least for dozens of local boys and girls. Here is how … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

Grove’s Longest Running Christmas Tradition Returns!

12/19/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove’s longest running Christmas tradition is back for another year! On Christmas Eve All Saints Church will have a dinner for members of the perish … Continue reading

December 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

Sushi Restaurant to Replace Michael’s?

12/18/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak From pancakes to raw fish? Multiple sources are telling the Orange Street News that a Japanese Sushi restaurant will soon be filling the spot at … Continue reading

December 18, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for December 12th to December 18th. 1) Grove Tree Group Throwing-Hand Crushing Shade at Business Man? 2) BREAKING NEWS: Apartment Fire Above Carpet … Continue reading

December 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Christmas Haters!

This week America’s youngest advice columnist answers critics who calling her out as a Christmas Hater! Learn more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com

December 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Hearing Date Changed for Grove Father Accused of Assaulting Baby

12/14/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The hearing for the Selinsgrove man charged with the assault of a baby has been moved to December 27th, at 10:45 AM at District Court, … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Student with Rare Condition STILL Needs Help!

12/13/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove resident who has been struck with a rare un-named medical condition still needs help from the community. Over year ago 18-year old Chase … Continue reading

December 13, 2016 · 2 Comments

BREAKING NEWS: Apartment Fire Above Carpet Store. No Injuries

12/12/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak No one was injured after a fire broke out on top of a carpet store this evening at 634 N Susquehanna Trail. The fire began … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Grove Tree Group Throwing-Hand Crushing Shade at Business Man?

12/12/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Is a member of the Shade Tree Commission throwing shade at one local business owner? Nate Fisher, who owns Vivace Music, claims on Dec 9 … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · 4 Comments

CLOSED! Last Meal Served at Michaels

12/11/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak It was a snowy cold day as Dewey and his daughter, Reba sat in front of their BLT sandwiches and plates of fries at one … Continue reading

December 11, 2016 · 3 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for December 5th to December 11th. 1) BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Michael’s Family Restaurant Shutting Down 2) EXCLUSIVE: Fired Solicitor: Grove School Board “Didn’t Like … Continue reading

December 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Perfect DIY Christmas Gifts for Under $5!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist offers some great way for kids on a budget to get the perfect Christmas gift! Learn more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com

December 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Holiday Market on Saturday!

12/9/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove will have its own Holiday Market on Saturday at the Commons. Saint Paul’s UCC Joyful Noise Children’s Choir will perform along with other live … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove District Released Statement on Transgender Policy

12/8/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove School District released this statement on the Transgender student bathroom policy. “We would like to clarify the Selinsgrove Area School Board’s position on … Continue reading

December 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Grove Borough Manager Responds to Criticism

12/8/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Borough Manager responded to criticism after the Orange Street News reported a popular restaurant is closing its doors in Selinsgrove. Micheal’s owner Judy Stahl … Continue reading

December 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Michael’s Family Restaurant Shutting Down

12/8/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Another business is closing its doors in Selinsgrove. One of the Grove’s most popular eating spots, Micheal’s Family Restaurant, will be serving its last meal on … Continue reading

December 8, 2016 · 13 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Fired Solicitor: Grove School Board “Didn’t Like What I Told Them.”

12/7/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The former Solicitor for the Selinsgrove School District claims he was fired for doing his job when he advised the board to accommodate Transgender students. … Continue reading

December 7, 2016 · 6 Comments

Rainy Weather Won’t Stop Late Shoppers Night in Grove!

12/6/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Despite the cold rain, Grove shoppers are getting ready for a late night of shopping! Its late shoppers night in Selinsgrove, meaning 26 different stores … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Short Story: The Specter of Death

By Hilde Kate Lysiak ‘’It had white hair,’’ 15 year old Melissa Low said. ‘’It,’’ police officer Lilly repeated to Melissa with a unsatisfied glare. ‘’Well…’’ Melissa replied. ‘’How tall … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

Grove Grinch Hitting Mailboxes?

12/4/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Is there a money stealing Grinch on the loose in Selinsgrove? Last week the OSN received a letter in the mail from someone who wanted … Continue reading

December 4, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 28 to December 4th. 1) Message From the Publisher. 2) Petition Drive Over Transgender Bathroom 3) Public Forum Shows Grove Divided … Continue reading

December 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Is Santa for Real? PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED

This week America’s youngest advice columnist dishes on the question of all questions: is Santa Claus real? Parental guidance is suggested. The opinions of Ask Izzy do not necessarily reflect … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Fire on High Street. No Injuries. Stove Malfunction

12/1/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Firefighters and emergency responders are responding to a fire this evening at 310 High Street in Selinsgrove. The fire was likely caused by a broken … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · 3 Comments

December Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove!

The December issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Public Forum Shows Grove Divided Over Transgender Bathroom SEE VIDEO

11/30/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A public forum set up by the school board to hear the public’s concerns over transgender people using bathrooms showed a community divided. Nearly one … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · 5 Comments

Transgender Bathroom Discussion Tonight

11/30/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove School Board is holding a public engagement session to discuss the issue of transgender people using bathrooms tonight at 7pm at the Selinsgrove … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: Courtyard Theatre Closing Final Show on Sunday!

11/29/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The curtain is closing on Selinsgrove’s only theatre. This Sunday the Courtyard Theater will be preforming its final show, theatre owner Bob Taylor exclusively told … Continue reading

November 29, 2016 · 2 Comments

Petition Drive Over Transgender Bathroom

11/28/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Separate petitions, one asking the school board to support and one that asks it to reject letting Transgender people use either girls or boys bathrooms … Continue reading

November 28, 2016 · 5 Comments

Message from the Publisher

People want to know why so many businesses are “leafing” Selinsgrove! That may sound like a bad pun, but just keep reading. As you’ve read in my page 2 story, … Continue reading

November 27, 2016 · 4 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 21 to November 27th. 1) BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: BABY INJURIES CAUSED BY RING THROWN DURING FIGHT. 2) Struggling Business Owners Search for … Continue reading

November 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Thanksgiving Started by Aliens?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know if Thanksgiving was started by aliens. Learn more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com.

November 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Selinsgrove Music Video DEBUT!

11/24/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove now has its very own music video! The music video for “Christmas in Selinsgrove,” the third song released by local recording artist Isabel Rose … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Happy Thanksgiving from the OSN!

Here is the Thanksgiving prayer speech that Linus Van Pelt gave in “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” “In the year 1621, the Pilgrims held their first Thanksgiving feast. They invited the … Continue reading

November 23, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN SHORT STORY: The Shovel Went Right Through Him…

By Hilde Kate Lysiak It was a bright and sunny day in Sunny Skies. It was perfect—too perfect. In Sunny Skies, it had been raining for 50 years straight! The … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · 3 Comments

Christmas Tree Lighting Tonight!

11/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak It may still be two days until Thanksgiving — but tonight Selinsgrove is officially kicking off the Christmas season! The festivities begin at 6:30 pm … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Father: Injury to Baby was Accident

11/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Richard Wagner, the Selinsgrove man charged with the assault of a baby, claims the newborn’s injury was an accident. “He said that after she said … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · 4 Comments

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: BABY INJURIES CAUSED BY RING THROWN DURING FIGHT.

11/21/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Richard Wagner, the Selinsgrove man charged with assault, hurt the baby after he threw his wedding ring during a fight with the baby’s mother, according … Continue reading

November 21, 2016 · 5 Comments

Struggling Business Owners Search for Answers in Grove

11/20/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak As businesses continue to struggle in Selinsgrove owners search for answers. Velocity Firearms, located on Market Street in Selinsgrove, recently told the Orange Street News … Continue reading

November 20, 2016 · 8 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week!

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 14 to November 20th. 1) BREAKING EXCLUSIVE Local Man Charged with Assault Child Injured 2) Grove Student with Rare Condition Needs … Continue reading

November 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

ASK IZZY: Will Parents Read Your Messages?

11/19/2016 This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist recieves a question from a kid who isn’t sure whether to believe her parents when they tell her they don’t read her … Continue reading

November 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

Selinsgrove Christmas Tree Up!

11/18/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove Christmas Tree is up in the Commons! Workers were busy Thursday morning putting lights around the 13-foot tree. The Tree Lighting Ceremony will … Continue reading

November 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE Local Man Charged with Assault Child Injured

A local man was arrested for suspectedly injuring a young child, sources told the Orange Street News. Richard E Wagner Jr has been charged with Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Recklessly … Continue reading

November 17, 2016 · 2 Comments

“Turd Sandwich” for Attorney General? Snyder County Write-in Vote are in!

11/16/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak “Turd Sandwich” for Attorney General? That would be a reality if one Snyder County write-in voter had their way! Republican Donald Trump may have beaten … Continue reading

November 16, 2016 · 3 Comments

Grove Student with Rare Condition Needs Help!

11/15/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove resident who has been struck with a rare un-named medical condition is asking for help from the community. A year ago 18-year old … Continue reading

November 15, 2016 · 1 Comment

Tensions Rise Over Transgender People Using Bathrooms in Grove! Public Forum Set!

11/14/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Tensions were high last night at the Selinsgrove School Board Meeting as angry parents and members of the community showed up to express their views … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · 9 Comments

Christmas Lineup in “Old Town Selinsgrove”

11/14/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is bracing for an epic Christmas! The list of Holiday Happenings is full: *Festivities will kick off  with the Tree Lighting Ceremony on November … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Exclusive! Breaking News! Gas Leak Closes Isle of Que Bridge!

11/13/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A gas leak shut down the bridge connecting the Isle go Que shortly after 1:30 pm on Sunday afternoon. “It was a small gas leak. … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week!

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 7 to November 13. 1) Grove Biz Owner Will Fight Tree Fine! 2) Donald Trump Sweeps Snyder County! Wins Election! 3) EXCLUSIVE … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Delivery Man Saves Woman From Fire in Selinsgrove!

11/12/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local woman is lucky to be alive after a fire in an apartment above Bella’s Pizza restaurant on Market Street in Selinsgrove on Friday. … Continue reading

November 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Fundraiser at Agapeland Pre-School!

11/11/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove’s Agapeland pre-school is having a Girls Night Out Shopping Extravaganza! On Saturday, November 12, 2016, Agapeland will be having a fundraiser to help pay … Continue reading

November 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Police Wash Away Market St Slurs!

11/10/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Police are busy washing windows, at least in one part of town! Last March the OSN reported that Someone wrote dirty messages on a window … Continue reading

November 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

Donald Trump Sweeps Snyder County! Wins Election!

The voice of Selinsgrove was heard! Republican Donald Trump beat Democrat Hillary Clinton in Snyder County with 11,710 votes to Hillary Clinton’s 3,991. Libertarian Gary Johnson received 451 Votes.

November 9, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING! HIGH TURNOUT IN SELINSGROVE! UPDATE! SEE THE VIDEO!

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING! HIGH TURNOUT IN SELINSGROVE! At All Saints Episcopal Church on N. Market Street voting started at 7am — and by 8am SEVENTY FOUR residents had already cast their … Continue reading

November 8, 2016 · 3 Comments

Grove Biz Owner Will Fight Tree Fine!

11/6/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local business owner who might get fined a 1,000 dollars for cutting a tree down on his property is ready to tell his side … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · 7 Comments

Nov Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove!

The November issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

November 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dim Lights in Grove?

11/1/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak More bright ideas in Selinsgrove? The street lights on Market Street are to dull and don’t shine enough light on the Grove’s main street, the … Continue reading

November 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Is College Right For You? SPECIAL GUEST!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who is stressing because her parents are pushing her to get a college degree. Learn more about … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: New Water Line at Little Norway

10/27/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Little Norway ice skating rink is getting a new water line! On October 25 the borough installed a new water line and added more light … Continue reading

October 27, 2016 · 2 Comments

Trump-Hating Thief Strikes Again!

10/26/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak. The Trump hating thief has returned to Selinsgrove! Campaign signs for the Republican nominee for President have mysteriously gone missing from people’s yards around the … Continue reading

October 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde:Borough Speech Rules Should be Applied Equally

10/25/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On 10/3/16, the Borough Council called the  911 emergency line on journalist and Selinsgrove resident Vincent Stoops. His crime? Mr. Stoops spoke for three minutes … Continue reading

October 25, 2016 · 8 Comments

“Pop up” Business a Success in Grove!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 10/23/2016 A “pop up” store proved to be a big success in Selinsgrove! Mercantile  tours around the country setting up their shop for one week in … Continue reading

October 23, 2016 · 3 Comments

ASK IZZY: Are Quija Boards Real?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist tackles the topic of Ouija Boards.

October 22, 2016 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE $400,000 Grove Street Lights Go Dark!

10/18/2006 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The $400,000 Street Lights installed by Selinsgrove have stopped working only three months after first being installed. At 7:30pm on October 17th the OSN counted … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · 6 Comments

OSN SHORT STORY: The Flat Duck

10/18/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak I was with my friend, Alice, at the library playing truth or dare when, suddenly, she ran to get a book. When she got back, … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Creepy Clowns Are Just Creepy — Not Clowns, Says Professional Jesters.

10/14/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak They maybe creepy but they aren’t clowns. Among all the creepy clown rumors in Selinsgrove, Sara Moore, director of the Clown Conservatory in San Francisco … Continue reading

October 14, 2016 · 5 Comments

EXCLUSIVE Grove Man Running Streak Reaches 800 Days!

October 12, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove man’s running streak has reached 800 straight days! Beginning in the summer of 2014, Selinsgrove resident Matthew Lysiak has run five … Continue reading

October 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Mother and Child Fired at by BB Gun While Driving on University Ave!

10/11/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A mother driving her small child home from daycare was shot at by what was believed to be a BB gun on October 7th at … Continue reading

October 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

ASK IZZY: CREEPY CLOWNS! THE TRUTH REVEALED!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist recieves a question from a kid who is afraid to go outside because she heard that creepy clowns were everywhere.

October 9, 2016 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: CLOWN THREAT TO SELINSGROVE HIGH SCHOOL

Selinsgrove High School received a threat that creepy clowns would show up at the school assembly on Friday. On Wednesday teachers at Selinsgrove High School were instructed to read an … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

Police Called to Silence Public Speaker UPDATED SEE THE VIDEO!

10/4/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove Police were called to last Monday’s Borough Council meeting to stop a local journalist from speaking beyond the five minutes that the rules would … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

October Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove!

The October issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

October 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

Message From Hilde: Creepy Clown Terror? People Need to Chill

Oh no! Creepy Clowns? More like clowning around if you ask me! Everyone is Selinsgrove has been freaking out over people dressing up like clowns. How ridiculous! What are they … Continue reading

October 3, 2016 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Creepy Clown Scare at Grove Football Game! Police Investigate!

(note to readers — this is a picture of clown spotted in a different area of the country.) EXCLUSIVE 9/27/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Creepy Clown hysteria has officially hit … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · 2 Comments

OSN Exclusive Interview: Candidate Mike Molesvich

The Orange Street News Exclusive interview with candidate Mike Molesevich. Molesevich is running for the 10th Congressional District against Congressman Tom Marino. The OSN will also be reaching out to … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY:TRUMP OR CLINTON?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who is having trouble deciding which candidate to support in her class vote. Learn … Continue reading

September 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Trump Hating Thief Loose in Grove!

9/22/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Trump-sign stealing vandal is on the loose in Selinsgrove. Campaign signs for the Republican nominee for President have mysteriously gone missing from people’s yards … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · 3 Comments

OSN Short Story: Secret of the Letsoos

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 1,000 years ago in India, there were small, bearded white dogs called letsoos. Everyone thought they were magical and had powers like telekinesis and teleportation so … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

Lice Infestation in Selinsgrove!

9/14/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Lice has been bugging Selinsgrove! There has definitely been an increase in lice, according to Hillary Reeser, owner of Lice Clinics Harrisburg. Treatments for the small … Continue reading

September 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

ASK IZZY: Is it Hanging out? Or a Date?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know if an invite to the football game is just hanging … Continue reading

September 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Tattoo Shop Fighting Negative Stereotypes

9/8/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove tattoo business has been living up to its promise of “no drama, no drugs, just art.” After Nouveau Ink opened last year at … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Mystery of Early Fall Colors in Grove Solved

9/7/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Has Fall come early to Selinsgrove? The end of summer is still weeks away, but the changing colors of the leaves has some residents checking … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · 1 Comment

Homeless Man Trying to Reunite with Daughter

9/6/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A homeless man from Vermont stopped in Selinsgrove in hopes of raising enough money to buy a bus ticket to reunite with his daughter in … Continue reading

September 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

ASK IZZY: Teachers Who Bully!

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants advice on how to deal with a teacher who is a bully. … Continue reading

September 3, 2016 · 3 Comments

September Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The September issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story: The Freezer Door

By Hilde Kate Lysiak I had just woken up. I was playing with my toys in my bedroom. “Ha-ha,” said a high pitched voice. I dropped my calico critter. I … Continue reading

September 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

Men Only? Grove Hasn’t Had Woman Officer in 25 Years!

  8/31/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Its been twenty five years since Selinsgrove has had a female police officer! Debra McFall Ross, the first and only female officer to work … Continue reading

August 31, 2016 · 3 Comments

Message From Hilde

The Orange Street News will not be reporting the news for the next ten days. Sorry. I will be spending time with my Brooklyn friends. Please check back on August … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · 2 Comments

Unbeatable Record Still Stands in Grove!

8/16/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove Swim Team has been in existence for almost fifty years but one record still stands above all the others. In 1976 Sue Groce … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for August 8 to August 14. 1) A Slice of New York Comes to Grove 2) EXCLUSIVE: Creeper in Grove? 3) EXCLUSIVE Tree Crashes … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

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