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April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Alle-Kiski-Connie Rivers Canoe Sojourn receives grant

Event’s 20th annual installment to take place May 18-21

For 20 years, the Armstrong Center for Community Learning (ACCL) has hosted the multi-day Alle-Kiski Connie Rivers Canoe Sojourn.  More...

News

Glimpse into the past

Dr. Samuel Cross of Manor Township submitted this photograph taken on Dec. 7, 1894. The old Kittanning Bridge went over the Allegheny River by the Kittanning Elks. More...

Couple finds egg, claims prize

William and Mary Anne Cogley of Kittanning found the Easter Egg that the Leader Times had hidden within the paper’s countywide, circulation footprint. More...

WEDDINGS

Walters  Alexis Jade Busch, daughter of Walter and Connie Busch of Kittanning and Justin Paul Walters, son of Timothy and Kimberly Walters, of Kittanning, were married on Aug. 20, 2016, in a ceremony held at the White Barn, in Prospect.  More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 1-6 Night: 4-0  Pick 3 Day: 7-9-0 Night: 0-1-8  Pick 4 Day: 7-4-5-3 Night: 6-5-6-7  Pick 5 Day: 5-9-7-1-4 Night: 0-7-2-2-3  Treasure Hunt: 17-24-26-28-30   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you’re an avid or budding fisherman, one thing you can do to help wildlife when you fish is to use nontoxic tackle. More...

Study: Armstrong County among best places to buy home statewide

Whether to rent or buy is a question many looking for a place to live are asking themselves, and if they are looking in Armstrong County – buying may be the answer, according to a study, according to a study conducted by SmartAsset, a personal financ More...

Man faces alleged child endangerment and unlawful restraint charges

A Cowanshannock Township man is facing suspected charges of unlawful restraint of a minor and endangering the welfare of children stemming from an incident that occurred on April 17.  A preliminary hearing for Kenneth Eugene Smith, 59, will be h More...

DA to county residents: ‘Spring clean’ medicine cabinets

Armstrong County District Attorney Scott Andreassi on Wednesday urged residents to keep it in mind to empty home medicine cabinets of items no longer used or outdated as part of their spring cleaning practices.  More...

Apollo-Ridge school district discusses 2017-18 preliminary budget

The Apollo-Ridge School District Board of Education this week held its first meeting following the district’s spring break at which members discussed the 2017-18 preliminary general fund budget.  District board of education Secretary Jenni More...

Obituaries

Von A. Bowser

NORTH BUFFALO TOWNSHIP

Von A. More...

Ferdinand ‘Fred’ Ciuca

KEPPLE HILL SECTION OF PARKS TOWNSHIP

Ferdinand “Fred” Ciuca, 87, of the Kepple Hill section of Parks Township, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in the West Penn Hospital, Pittsburgh.  Born June 13, 1929, in Vandergrift he is the son of the late Ferdinand Gino and Lena Schn More...

Jodi Ann Rizzilli

RURAL VALLEY

Jodi Ann Rizzilli, 57, of Rural Valley, passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at her residence.  She was born on June 9, 1959, to Ralph and Dorothy (Kelly) Henry in New Castle. More...

Sports

Armstrong falls to Deer Lakes, 11-4

Four Lancers home runs stun the River Hawks as Deer Lakes drops Armstrong at home by seven runs

It was not a perfect day at the ballpark for the Armstrong River Hawks softball team yesterday afternoon.  More...

Penguins ready to start residential development at old Civic Arena site

As the Pittsburgh Penguins chase the Stanley Cup on the ice, they finally are ready to start another big quest off it — rebuilding the former Civic Arena site.  More...

Student-athlete signs letter of intent

  Andrea Orlosky (center) sits with her parents, Christie and Andrew Orlosky, as West Shamokin girls basketball head coach Frank Nagy and West Shamokin principal Dr. More...

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