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July 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Ribs in Paradise

Rib makers from across the country will gather at Paradise Park in Cowansville to show off their abilities for the second annual RibFest. It will run from July 29 until July 31 and, in addition to ribs, there will be a dozen live musical acts. More...

News

Black Texas woman seeks unity as white officers investigated

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A black Texas teacher thrown to the ground by a white officer during a traffic stop, and then told by another white officer on the way to jail that blacks have “violent tendencies,” said Friday she is grateful t More...

‘Merciless’ heat, humidity sticks to nearly all of US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it the United Sweats of America. A heat wave spreading across the country is leaving few places to hide. Not even the cool of night. More...

SCOUTING THE FUTURE

Cub Scouts and their families from Pack 670, in Ford City, toured Allegheny Mineral’s Graff Mine and Worthington Plant on June 11. More...

Sports

ALL-LEADER TIMES SOFTBALL TEAM

Second Team All-Leader Times Player of the Year Allison DeJidas - Freshman - Freeport More...

Steelers’ Bell faces four-game suspension

Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is facing a four-game suspension for violation of the NFL’s substance abuse policy, according to a report this morning by ESPN. According to Dan Graziano, Bell is facing the suspension due to a missed drug test. More...

Eflin dominant in 3-hit shutout as Phillies beat Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Zach Eflin pitched his first major league shutout in his eighth start and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Friday night. More...

8 dead in Munich mall shooting

MUNICH (AP) — Police hunted for an unknown number of gunmen who opened fire in a Munich shopping mall and at a nearby McDonald’s Friday, killing eight people and wounding others in a rampage they described as suspected terrorism. More...

Red Cross provides fire alarms, education

When one of your goals is to save more lives this year, you probably want to enlist as much help as you can. More...

Obituaries

Anna M. “Amy” Campbell

KITTANNING

Anna M. “Amy” Campbell, 80, Kittanning died Thursday, July 21, 2016 in Good Samaritan Hospice. She was born March 25, 1936 in Ford City to John and Irene Morvik Yassem. More...

Robert N. Hoss

LOWER BURRELL

Robert N. Hoss, 57, of Lower Burrell, died Friday, July 22, 2016 in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was born in New Kensington on July 22, 1959 and was a life long resident of the local area. More...

Daniel Herman Kifer

GREENSBURG

Daniel Herman Kifer, 73, Greensburg died peacefully Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at home with his beloved family by his side. He was born November 3, 1942 in Jeannette, a son of the late Robert Howard and Sara Jane (Eckhardt) Kifer. More...

Arts and Entertainment

ON THIS DATE

In 1962, the Telstar 1 satellite transmitted the first live, trans-Atlantic TV broadcast, featuring CBS news anchor Walter Cronkite. More...

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 8-6 Night: 9-6 Pick 3 Day: 2-8-3 Night: 9-5-3 Pick More...

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