It’s been a few years since the Spring Creek Sportsmen’s Club has hosted a pancake breakfast, but it’s back. They will be serving breakfast items for a donation on Sunday, Nov. 3, from 7:30-11 a.m. All donations go to the club for future events, maintenance and the hunter/trapper education classes held there.

A Trunk or Treat event is set for the Emmanuel Episcopal Church on North Center Street running from 6-7:30 p.m. on Oct. 31.

The 8th annual Carly Combs Halloween Party is tonight at Tamarack Tavern. There will be prizes for costumes and music by DJ DNA. You must be 21 to attend. It starts at 8 p.m.

The Library Bar and Grill’s Boos & Brews party is Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 p.m. to midnight. It’s free with a live DJ.

The Corry Area Mini Health Fair is this Wednesday from 3:30-6:30 p.m., including a presentation on smoking cessation. It’s at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church.

Don’t forget the Halloween party tonight at the Corry VFW with music and a costume contest.

Shelly Malek has a birthday tomorrow, former Journal writer Terry Shaw and Tammy Benedict on Monday. Celebrating Tuesday are Jeff Black and David P. Downey.

Bonnie Warnshuis tells me that the Corry Memorial Hospital Employee Craft Show is on Nov. 21 in the public meeting room from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Moose Dunnewold and others want to know what's going in the old parts store on East Washington Street. And what about the building next to WWCB radio?

The benefit for Debbie Gates is Sunday, Nov. 3, from 2-6 p.m. at the Corry VFW.

Here’s your Corry trivia. Frank Lucy, who used to run the Corry Lawrence Airport, helped to teach astronaut Neil Armstrong to fly when he was 14 years old. West Smith Street used to be called Dolan’s Hill. Maybe the relatives of Jim Dolan?

Happy anniversary to my old Spring Street neighbors, Ruth Ann and Bob Grice (Oct. 22, 1966).

Belated birthday wishes to Tallon Sawyer, Jim Taylor (Kim's husband, not the famous singer, James) and Ashley Frisina.

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