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Grove Security Drill May Include “Act of Terrorism” and “Armed Intruder Situation”

By Hilde Kate Lysiak December 14, 2017 A security drill will be held at the Selinsgrove school district that may include a violent threat situation. A paper was sent home … Continue reading

December 14, 2017 · 1 Comment

OSN SHORT STORY: Doll Skin

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 11/30/2017 “The reason we are living, the reason we are all here, is because of an object—a powerful object…her,” 16-year old Amy said, pointing to the … Continue reading

November 30, 2017 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: Gelnett Will Shows Funds May Not Have Been Used as Intended. Money Flows to DH&L Despite Cross Out. READ THE WILL

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 20, 2017 Funds from the mysterious Selinsgrove man who left the town his fortune may have been spent in ways he had not intended, according … Continue reading

November 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE UPDATE: Woman Allegedly Steals $20,000 from Local Biz

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 16, 2017 The Orange Street News has learned that the amount a Port Trevorton woman had allegedly stolen from a local business is over $20,000. … Continue reading

November 16, 2017 · 2 Comments

Sunbury Women Steals Almost $50.00 From A Local Department Store

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 14, 2017 A Sunbury women was charged with theft after allegedly stealing nearly $50.00 in children’s clothing, from a local Kohl’s on October 30, according … Continue reading

November 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Selinsgrove Man Charged With Assault

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 27, 2017 A Selinsgrove man was charged with Simple Assault after he allegedly gave a man a fractured eye. David A. Kitchens, 23, and another … Continue reading

October 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Shamokin Women Charged With Theft

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 10, 2017 A Shamokin women was charged with retail theft after stealing over $500 worth of clothing at Boscov’s, on 09/29/17. Nicole Renee Pistone, 29, … Continue reading

October 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: PIT BULL ALLEGEDLY FOUND BLOODY. GROVE MAN CHARGED

October 2, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove man was charged with Animal Neglect after his pit-bull “Beauty” was allegedly found with scaring on his head and bloody ears, … Continue reading

October 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

OSN SHORT STORY: THE PHOTO FINISH

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Lacy waits and waits as a voice talks on and on about photo shopping. As she waits for the bell to ring, she thinks back to … Continue reading

September 28, 2017 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: VIVACE OWNER CLAIMS INNOCENCE, WILL FIGHT CHARGES

September 26, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local business owner charged with stealing over $40,000 by allegedly opening up lines of credit using the information of an employee says … Continue reading

September 26, 2017 · 6 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Music Video “Dream of the 80’s is Alive in Selinsgrove” Debuts

9/21/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A new music video claims that the town of Selinsgrove is stuck in the 80’s — in a good way! Thirteen year old singer/songwriter Isabel … Continue reading

September 21, 2017 · 2 Comments

Attempted Alleged Lowe’s Heist Foiled by Alert Employee

September, 19 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak An Ohio man was charged with Receiving Stolen Property after allegedly spending over $3,000 in kitchen appliances from Lowes Home Improvement store on … Continue reading

September 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Man Charged with “Terroristic Threats” After Allegedly Threatening to “Kill All Pigs”

September 19, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A shoe-less Waynesboro man found wandering around Selinsgrove was charged with terroristic threats after allegedly telling an officer that he was going to … Continue reading

September 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Plans For New Grove Restaurant at Shuttered Emma’s Location on Hold

9/19/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Plans for a new restaurant at the former location of Emma’s at 11 S Market Street have still not been finalized, sources have told the … Continue reading

September 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

BREAKING ALERT: Woman Thwarts Car Intruder at Giant Parking Lot

EXCLUSIVE September 8th, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A man attempted to enter a woman’s car this at the Giant parking lot this afternoon but was thwarted when the quick-thinking … Continue reading

September 8, 2017 · 2 Comments

Scranton Man Charged for Alleged Money Changing Scheme at Grove Dairy Queen

September 5, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Scranton man was charged with theft after allegedly scheming to steal $40.00 in cash after pretending to be short-changed from a local … Continue reading

September 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

Local Man to Grove: Please Help Me Feed My Family!

August 29, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak James Coffey hitches a ride from Sunbury to Selinsgrove in the morning so that he can stand outside of Wal-Mart to ask for … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Warrant Issued For Alleged KKK Member Charged With Ethnic Intimidation

August, 28, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A warrant was issued for the Selinsgrove women who alleged to have belonged to the KKK for charges of Ethnic Intimidation after she … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Spider’s Plague Grove Street!

August 24, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak An invasion of small white spiders have been giving residents of one Selinsgrove street a case of Arachnaphobia. Thousands of spiders have lined … Continue reading

August 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Selinsgrove “Drug Consent Form” Sent Home to Parents Gives Three Options

August 23, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove School District is asking that parents sign a “Consent to Random Drug Testing” form in effort to fight the ongoing drug … Continue reading

August 23, 2017 · 3 Comments

Biz Booming At Grove Craft Store

August 22, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local store has expanded due to business going so well since opening last March, according to the owner. Shady Pines Primitives, on … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · 4 Comments

PIC AND ROPE: BJ’s Installing Brick Oven for Pizza

Brick Oven Pizza is coming to BJ’s Selinsgrove! Construction of a brick oven should be  complete by Friday, an employee told the Orange Street News.

August 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Snyder County Prisoner Allegedly Punches Guard

August 21, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove man was charged with aggravated assault after allegedly punching a prison guard and threatening him with a mop, on 07/26/17, according … Continue reading

August 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Williamsport Women Charged With Theft After Allegedly Stealing From Local Store

August 17, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Williamsport women was charged with retail theft after allegedly stealing electronics from a local kohl’s on 01/07/17. Jasmine Maree Fields, 32, allegedly … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · 1 Comment

Bronx Women Was Charged With An Alleged Wal-Mart Swiping Spree

August 15, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Bronx woman was charged with retail theft after allegedly stealing over $600.00 worth of house wares from a local Wal-Mart on August … Continue reading

August 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

South Williamsport Man Charged With theft

August 15, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A south Williamsport man was charged with retail theft after allegedly attempting to steal over $500.00 in electronics from a local Wal-Mart on … Continue reading

August 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Owner Says Borough Manager Trashed Biz in Email, Should Resign.

By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local business owner is furious after alleging that a local public official trashed his business in an email after a dispute over damage caused by … Continue reading

August 9, 2017 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Borough Council Member Charged with “Altered, Forged,” Car Inspection Documents.

August 7th, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove Borough Council Member and  a Selinsgrove resident have been charged after police allegedly uncovered an illegal scheme to help a woman … Continue reading

August 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

FIVE QUESTIONS: Artist Chris Kalcich

August 5, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Residents are scooping up the art work of a Selinsgrove’s new hot artist. The OSN caught up with 16-year old Chris Kalcich this … Continue reading

August 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Grove High to Consider Random Drug Testing — Despite Super Chors Telling OSN School Needs “Reasonable Suspicion” to Search.

August 4th, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove School district will consider a policy of testing students at random at the July 7th School Board meeting — despite Superintendant … Continue reading

August 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Student Charged with Selling Drugs Inside of Grove High School

August 4, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A hearing will be held this Tuesday for the 17-year-old student who allegedly made drug deals on Facebook — involving Meth and Oxycodone … Continue reading

August 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Alleged Grove “KKK” Member Charged with Ethnic Intimidation.

August 3rd, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove women who allegedly claimed to belong to the “KKK” was charged with “Ethnic Intimation” after allegedly called her Dominican neighbor a … Continue reading

August 3, 2017 · 4 Comments

Alleged Heroin Addict Steals “Butt Can”

August 2, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Sunbury man who was allegedly found with a bb gun and a heroin syringe last June, was released only to be found … Continue reading

August 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

SU Student Charged After Allegedly Recording Woman Undressing in Dorm

8/2/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Susquehanna University student was charged after allegedly recording woman while they were changing with out permission, according to police. Police were called to a … Continue reading

August 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

OSN SHORT STORY: Terrifying Sounds of a Smallville Election

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Once there was a town. The town was called Smallville. It was (big surprise)a very small town where nothing much ever seemed to change. But one … Continue reading

June 28, 2017 · 3 Comments

BREAKING: POLICE INVESTIGATING “INCIDENT” AT SELINSGROVE MIDDLE SCHOOL

May 10th, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The police are investigating an incident at Selinsgrove Middle School on May 5th after a fight during lunch, sources told the Orange Street … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

Grove Gym Opening Soon

By Hilde Kate Lysiak May 7 2017 Selinsgrove’s new gym is on schedule and hoping to open its doors to the public this summer. 360 Unique Fitness owner Maria Riccardi … Continue reading

May 7, 2017 · 5 Comments

Ask Izzy: SLIME ADDICITION CONSPIRACY FACT OR FICTION DIY

This week Izzy addresses the heated controversy over SLIME. Is it dangerous? Or is it safe? Why is it so addictive? Filmed and edited by Isabel Lysiak. Do you have … Continue reading

May 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Grove Roommates Allegedly Swipe Jewelry

May 3, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Two roommates from Selinsgrove were charged with retail theft after stealing and damaging over $100 worth of clothes and jewelry from Kohls Department … Continue reading

May 3, 2017 · 3 Comments

BREAKING: GROVE SUPERINTENDENT ACKNOWLEDGES RISE OF HARD DRUGS ASKS PUBLIC FOR HELP

May 2nd, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A day after an Orange Street News investigation revealed a shocking rise in heavy drugs like heroin inside of Selinsgrove High School, Superintendent … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · 8 Comments

Local Man Charged with Assault After Allegedly Punching Girlfriend

May 2, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A man from Middleburg was charged with assault after punching his girlfriend in the face several times, according to police. Police were called … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

PICS AND ROPE: STORM ROARS TREES DOWN ALL OVER GROVE!

Here are some pictures of the destruction from last night’s storm.

May 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

LOCAL MAN FALLS ASLEEP AT WHEEL SMASHES INTO TOMBSTONES

May 1, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A man from Selinsgrove was charged with careless driving after plowing over a stop sign and knocking down several tombstones, according to police. … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Local Woman Charged With Assault After Allegedly Striking Brother With Garden Hook

4/24/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A fight between a brother and a sister from Shamokin Dam left one man with lacerations after he was struck with a metal garden hook … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · 1 Comment

Grove Man Running Streak Reaches 1,000 Straight Days!

4/18/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Last Monday morning Selinsgrove resident Matthew Lysiak laced up his gym shoes, walked out the front door, turned right, then began running down Orange Street. … Continue reading

April 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Auditor General: Laws Broken at DH & L!

April 11, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Auditor General has found that several laws were broken by the Dauntless Hook and Ladder Fire Company, the Orange Street News has … Continue reading

April 11, 2017 · 62 Comments

A GYM IS COMING TO SELINSGROVE

By Hilde Kate Lysiak April 10 2017 A new gym is moving from Shamokin Dam to Selinsgrove. 360 Unique Fitness gym will now mean locals will have a place to … Continue reading

April 10, 2017 · 16 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for March 20th to March 26th. 1) ASK IZZY: CAN FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY’S HAUNT YOU?! 2) OSN Short Story: Dust 3) CHOCOLATE STROLL … Continue reading

March 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

April Issue of the OSN Hits Grove!

The April issue of the print edition of the OSN has hit Selinsgrove! This issue has the flag swiping vandals, gun thief busted, a new controversy over transgender people using … Continue reading

March 24, 2017 · 1 Comment

OSN Short Story: Dust

3/22/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Once there was a forest of amazing beauty that had a large clearing in the middle. In the clearing, there were around two hundred houses. … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 · 1 Comment

CHOCOLATE STROLL COMING TO SELINSGROVE APRIL 1st!

March 20, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Bring your sweet tooth Selinsgrove! After a great success, the Selinsgrove “chocolate stroll” will hit local businesses April 1st. Hundreds of people will … Continue reading

March 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for March 13th to March 19th. 1) MESSAGE FROM THE EDITOR 2) Grove Gun Thief Sentenced! Accomplice Set Free! 3) Snow Storm Slams into … Continue reading

March 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: CAN FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY’S HAUNT YOU?!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist recieves a question from an unknown kid who is who haunted by the ghosts from Five Nights At Freddys. Find out more about … Continue reading

March 18, 2017 · 4 Comments

MESSAGE FROM THE EDITOR

Apologies for the lack of posting. I’m living in Patagonia, Arizona for the month. Please check back  soon!

March 17, 2017 · 3 Comments

Grove Gun Thief Sentenced! Accomplice Set Free!

3/14/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove gun thief was sentenced Monday in Snyder County court to 2 1/2 to 5 years in state prison while his accomplice was set free … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

Snow Storm Slams into Selinsgrove!

  3/14/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak It’s a winter wonderland out there! A winter storm has dumped several inches of heavy wet snow on Selinsgrove as a winter storm warning … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · 1 Comment

Selinsgrove in Eye of Major Snow Storm!

3/13/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Brace yourself Selinsgrove! A major winter storm is getting ready to slam right into the Grove and forecasters say it could dump 16-20 inches of … Continue reading

March 13, 2017 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week!

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for March 6th to March 12th. 1) Message on International Women’s Day 2) Grove Students Uncomfortable with Transgender People in B-rooms told to … Continue reading

March 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Truth About Leprechauns REVEALED!

This week America’s youngest advice columnist recieves a question from a boy who wants to know the truth about Leperchauns. Find out more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com    

March 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

Message on International Women’s Day

3/8/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak When I first started the Orange Street News three years ago I never intended to be a role model to other girls. The truth is, … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · 12 Comments

OSN Reward! Have you Seen this Sign?

3/7/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Orange Street News is offering a $100 reward for anyone who has any information leading to the arrest of the people who stole the … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · 3 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for February 25th to March 7th. 1) EXCLUSIVE OSN VIDEO: WATCH TWO VANDALS MAKE OFF WITH GIANT BUSINESS SIGN! 2) EXCLUSIVE: Vandal Swipes … Continue reading

March 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE OSN VIDEO: WATCH TWO VANDALS MAKE OFF WITH GIANT BUSINESS SIGN!

3/2/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Exclusive video received by the OSN shows two people carrying off the huge business sign early Saturday morning in downtown Selinsgrove. The four foot high … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · 6 Comments

Plant Vandal Strikes Again?

3/2/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Ripped up plants were found this morning at the Selinsgrove Commons. It was unclear if it is an act of vandalism at the time of … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Vandal Swipes HUGE Business sign off Grove Street!

3/1/2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A vandal swiped a huge business sign Friday night in Selinsgrove. The four foot high custom made wooden sign was stolen from outside of Uniquely Sakura, … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · 6 Comments

March Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The March issue of the print edition of the OSN has hit Selinsgrove! For a one year subscription to the Orange Street News please send a check or cash of … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

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 · 6 Comments

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 · 5 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 · 5 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

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 · 6 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 · 1 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 · 28 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 · 31 Comments

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 · 2 Comments

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 · 3 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 · 8 Comments

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

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 · 5 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 · 2 Comments

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

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 · 2 Comments

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 · 13 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 · 9 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 · 1 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 · 7 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 · 2 Comments

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

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

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 · 2 Comments

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 · 7 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 · 3 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

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

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

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 · 6 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

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 · 15 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

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

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 · 6 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 · 2 Comments

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

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

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

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

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

“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

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

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

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