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April 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Deadline for filing tax returns is Tuesday this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hey, procrastinators: Don’t freak out if you haven’t finished your taxes. The IRS is giving you a reprieve until Tuesday. The usual April 15 deadline falls on Saturday this year. That would normally push the deadline to Monday. More...

News

Uber used secret programs

NEW YORK (AP) — A new report says Uber used a secret program dubbed “Hell’ to track Lyft drivers to see if they were driving for both ride-hailing services and otherwise stifle competition.  It’s the latest in a series of More...

SENIOR CENTERS

The Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging senior center schedule for next week is as follows:  More...

COURTS

The following preliminary hearings have been scheduled for the week of April 17:  * Joshua Kaleb Greaves, 34, of Butler, will face charges of receiving stolen property. His hearing is set for 9 a.m. More...

Sports

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Ex-NFL star Hernandez, serving life, acquitted in 2 slayings

BOSTON (AP) — Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, already serving a life sentence for a 2013 murder, was acquitted Friday in a 2012 double slaying prosecutors said was fueled by his anger over a drink spilled at a nightclub.  More...

Rod Carew’s new heart, kidney came from late NFL player

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (AP) — Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew received a new heart and kidney from the late NFL player Konrad Reuland in what is believed to be the first such transplant involving pro athletes.  More...

Donation enables Ford City Fire Co. to buy new rescue materials

The Ford City Fraternal Order of the Eagles No. 606 recently donated $6,700 to the Ford City Borough Volunteer Fire Department. The money was used to purchase new rescue materials, which were unveiled Thursday. More...

Bunny fun

ABOVE: Kaitlin Bradley (left), Koen Bradley and Kiara Simpson gather recently with the Easter Bunny, as part of a total of approximately 60 children who attended an egg hunt those up to age 13 that w More...

Kittanning man faces alleged stalking and burglary charges

A Kittanning man is facing charges of burglary and stalking stemming from an alleged incident that happened earlier this month. More...

Obituaries

Arnold D. Davis

COWANSVILLE

Arnold Dewane Davis, 87, of Cowansville died Thursday, April 13, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  He was born April 20, 1929, in Worthington to James and Mary (Emminger) Davis.  Arnold was a farmer and a supervisor at Pullman Standard.  He wa More...

Sloan R. Harkleroad

ELDERTON

Sloan R. Harkleroad, 86, formerly of Elderton, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, at the Southwest Veterans Center in Pittsburgh.  He was born Dec. 24, 1930, in Elderton, the son of Grover and Ethel (Burkett) Harkleroad.  More...

Eleanor C. McCullough

ATWOOD

Eleanor C. McCullough, 83, of Atwood, was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 13, 2017, at St. Andrew’s Village in Indiana.  She was born on Aug. 6, 1933, to Kirk and Zola (Burns) Sheesley in Deckers Point.  More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Do Just One Thing

With warmer spring weather here, many of us turn to power washers to blast away grime, dirt and debris from outdoor furniture, decking and the sides of houses. More...

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