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May 25, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

ACAAA Senior Art Exhibit is held

Linda Hill Vaccaro of South Buffalo shows off one of the 18 paintings she had on display during the Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging’s 11th annual Senior Art Exhibit at the entity’s South Water Street headquarters in Kittanning.|width=250|height More...

News

Propping up patriotism

  In preparation for Memorial Day, Downtown Kittanning Inc. representatives on Wednesday hung American flags on Market Street in the borough, including Nolan Raraigh (left), Lynda Pozzuto (AK Strong Chamber) and Jack Bennett. More...

National Poppy Day is May 26

  In honor of National Poppy Day on May 26, the Rural Valley American Legion Cosgrove Post 523 will distribute poppies for a donation. The poppy is a symbol of honor for those who have worn the nation’s uniform. More...

Lawmakers send Real ID bill to Wolf, who plans to sign it

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly for a bill designed to comply with federal identification standards for people who want to fly or enter federal facilities. More...

Sports

Worthington/Kittanning Stangs hold onto led late to take season opener against Center Township

Coming off of a 2016 that saw the Worthington/ Kittanning (W/K) Stangs compile a 21-3 record and reel off a 17-game win streak at one point in the season, expectations are high for Terry Steffy and his Stangs.  The Stangs would start 2017 with s More...

Armstrong battles through 10-run deficit to beat Indiana Lions

Armstrong junior legion had reason to hang their heads after a 10-run deficit before they even took an at-bat. More...

Ding-A-Lings Scholar Athlete May

Parents  Cassandra and Jeremy Fairman  Sports  Football and Baseball  Baseball Accomplishments   More...

Tax hike projected in Leechburg Area preliminary 2017-18 budget

Leechburg Area School District’s board of education was presented with a proposed final budget in draft form by board treasurer Bradley Walker at Wednesday’s regular monthly meeting.  Walker provided a comprehensive look at two millage increase More...

Local PSAR chapter honors esteemed educators

The Armstrong chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees honored three educators and one student at their Spring dinner meeting Wednesday at St. Mary’s Parish Hall in Kittanning. More...

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers offers outlook on radioactive waste cleanup

Residents of Parks Township turned out Wednesday evening to hear from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers concerning a planned cleanup of radioactive waste in the area.  More...

Lenape JOC approves paving project

The Lenape Joint Operating Committee (JOC) recently held its May monthly meeting, during which its members discussed the start of new programs while praising Lenape Tech students for their achievements on the National Occupancy Competency Testing Ins More...

Obituaries

Judith Schultz

SUGARCREEK

Judith Ann (Huber) Shultz, 59, of Sugarcreek Township went to be with her Lord in Heaven Tuesday, May 23, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.  She was born in Brentwood in the South Hills of Pittsburgh on Sept. More...

Carol Best

NEW CASTLE

Carol N. Best, 69, of Eastbrook Neshannock Falls Road, New Castle, died Sunday, May 21, 2017, at VNA Hospice in Butler.  More...

Rosalie Rocco

RURAL VALLEY

Rosalie Marie (Passerini) Rocco, 94, of Rural Valley, found her way to heaven on Saturday, May 20, 2017, in the Hospice unit at West Penn Hospital, Pittsburgh.  More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 8-1 Night: 6-4  Pick 3 Day: 1-7-0 Night: 7-3-9  Pick 4 Day: 0-3-3-1 Night: 8-0-2-3  Pick 5 Day: 1-2-7-8-2 Night: 4-8-1-0-7  Treasure Hunt: 02-09-18-26-28   More...

Do Just One Thing

The next time you do a load of laundry, consider adding just a tablespoon of regular table salt with your laundry detergent. The chloride in salt is a natural sealant that protects clothing, especially brightly colored fabrics.  More...

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