People You Know, Feb. 2



Alvernia University: Christianna Myers, of Dover; Alicia Barrow, Nathan Breighner, Lauren Gough, Taylor Gough and April Kump, all of Hanover; Joshua Burrier, of Lewisberry; Laurel Crumling, of Mount Wolf; Allison Green, of Red Lion; Nathan Keller, of Spring Grove; and Megan Beam and Brittany Crowley, both of York.

Azusa Pacific University: Zachary Poole, of Dillsburg.

Juniata College: Cosimo Sciortino, of York.

Susquehanna University: Megan Zagoric, of Dillsburg; Matthew Dickson, Austin Grubb and David Zinn, of Hanover; Shelby McGuigan, of Mount Wolf; Alexis Aument, of Thomasville; and Abby Conway and Noah Conway, both of York,

Temple University: Jackson Marshall, of York.


Belmont Theatre: Nine awards were given to Belmont by Broadway World, central Pennsylvania region (, for plays and musicals produced October 2015 through September 2016. The awards are:

Christopher Quigley, best actor in a musical for “White Christmas.”

Ashley and Nicole Dziursinski (twins), best actress in a musical for "Side Show."

Amani Weary, best actress under 25 for "School of Rock."

"School of Rock," best children's show.

Aaron Dalton, best director of a musical for "Side Show."

The cast of "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest,” best ensemble performance in a play.

Cal Weary, best featured actor in a musical for "Side Show."

"Side Show," best musical.

Rene Staub, best set design for "The King & I.”


Bloomsburg University: Amanda Rae Daniel, of Dillsburg; Kristi Lynn Gift, of Hanover; Moriah Lynn Abrahamsen, of Seven Valleys; Katelyn Elizabeth Caralle, Kaitlyn Anne Carlson, Jesse Landon King, Courtney E. Morrison and Jerrin Matthew Toomey, all of York; and Kara Nicole Hartman, of York Haven.

California University of Pennsylvania: Breann Smith, of Hanover; Kristen N. Filsinger, of New Freedom; Christina M. Newcomer, of New Salem; Andrew W. Duarte and Hailey A. Orwig, both of Red Lion; and Brandon L. Mohn, Emilee Q. Richardson and Alaina M. Ross, all of York.

Stevenson University: Burk Kane, of Hanover, and Alaina Maracotta, of York.


California University of Pennsylvania: Amanda L. Kahwajy, of Dallastown; Jared D. Moore, of Dover; Ashley L. Coleman, of Glen Rock; Brooke N. Yingling, of Hanover; Tammy N. Talarico, of Jacobus; Phillip D. Yohn, of Red Lion; Dyan E. Hulslander, of Stewartstown; and Madeline LaCesa, Rebecca L. Miller and Nadia Schildt, all of York.


Stevenson University: Local student-athletes named to the Middle Atlantic Conference fall academic honor roll are Maggie Noll, of Dallastown; Kaitlyn Leftridge, of Felton; Ashli Glatfelter, of Manchester; Daniel Waldrup, of Red Lion; Joel Klopcic, of Stewartstown; and Holli Eppley, Jordan Hershberger and Alexis Young, all of York.

Stevenson University: Rebecca Gruver, of York, served as a volunteer in New Orleans during winter break.


Commonwealth Charter Academy: Mary Paige Myers, a junior from York, has been named to the National Honor Society.

West York Area School District: Was named to the seventh annual Advanced Placement District Honor Roll. The distinction encompasses course work and the Advanced Placement exams based on data from 2014 to 2016.

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