Social Security cost-of-living adjustment may be 9.6% in 2023

New government data points to signs that red-hot inflation is starting to cool. But Social Security beneficiaries may still be in for a record high cost-of-living adjustment in 2023. The Senior Citizens League, a nonpartisan senior group, now estimates Social Security benefits may increase 9.6%, based on Consumer Price Index data released Wednesday. That would … Read more

Sunbury arts center director retiring | Life

SUNBURY — After some pondering, Mary Jo Cicero dripped water paint onto the ends of rolls of calculator tapes then, later, showed an art class how the tapes can be telescoped by pushing in the center or how they can unravel for miles, and asked, “What are we going to do?” That’s one of her … Read more

Penn State campus events celebrate, honor National Hispanic Heritage Month

Latin Fest — 5 pm Wednesday, Sept. 19, 5 p.m., Perkins Student Center Multipurpose Room. An annual event celebrating Latin heritage, Latin Fest is free and open to students, faculty, staff and the general public. With the theme of “One Language; Many Cultures,” the event will include live performances and other presentations, followed by a … Read more