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June 16, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Dayton Elementary PTO to play host to Color Run/Walk

Proceeds to go towards student field trips

While the 2016-17 academic year may be over in the Armstrong School District (ASD), parents and staff involved with the Dayton Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) are not taking a break. More...

Lenape Technical School announces sale of items

Event on July 13 to help institution prepare for 2017-18 year

The Lenape Technical School Joint Operating Committee announced Thursday that the school will host a massive sale of used items from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 13.  The event, which will take place at the learning institution at 2215 Chaplin Ave. More...

News

Sagamore conducts Cleanup Day

The Sagamore Event Committee on Saturday played host to its annual Community Clean Up Day at the municipality’s Community Park. More...

Leechburg Fireman’s Carnival starts June 19

The weeklong celebration is an 87-year-plus tradition

The Leechburg Volunteer Fire Company (LVFC) will host its annual Fireman’s Carnival from June 19-24 at the Fireman’s Grounds at 268 Canal St. in Leechburg Borough.  The event will be from 6-11 p.m. More...

Grandmother tries to stem youth violence at transit station

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In September, Flo Taylor heard about a juvenile-involved shooting down the block from her Downtown apartment.  So the 65-year-old took to the streets near the Wood Street T station, where there have been numerous violent More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

Full Story

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 4-1 Night: 3-4  Pick 3 Day: 7-4-5 Night: 7-9-9  Pick 4 Day: 1-6-2-5 Night: 1-1-3-4  Pick 5 Day: 3-6-2-2-4 Night: 9-7-3-5-3  Treasure Hunt: 03-04-07-20-24   More...

Do Just One Thing

Many of us are converting our garages into workspaces and adding things like air conditioners and heaters to make it habitable for year-round use. To make your garage as energy-efficient as possible, make sure the door is as insulated as possible. More...

Commissioners recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Local Area Agency on Aging and HAVIN partner to tackle issue

The Armstrong County Board of Commissioners met Thursday and adopted a proclamation for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day in conjunction with the county’s Area Agency on Aging, and Helping All Victims In Need (HAVIN).  More...

County salary board approves pay grades for 911 dispatch trainees

Commissioners, dispatch center leader identify overturn issues there

The high amount of job overturn currently being experienced at Armstrong County’s 911 dispatch center was the primary topic discussed during Thursday’s county salary board meeting.  More...

From ‘Pittsburgh’s 50 Finest’ to ‘America’s Top 10’

Travis Crotallo expands fundraising goal for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

For Ford City native Travis Crotallo, it’s all become a numbers game -- and those numbers are ones of success for a great cause. More...

Obituaries

Harold J. Churchill

FORD CITY

Harold J. Churchill, 94, of Ford City died Saturday, June 10, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  He was born June 26, 1922, in St. John’s, Newfoundland, to Eldred Sr. More...

Aldora H. Clever

KITTANNING

Aldora H. Clever, 94, of Kittanning died Thursday, June 15, 2017, at the Armstrong County Health Center. Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at the Snyder-Crissman Funeral Home, 200 S. McKean St., Kittanning. More...

Iris Dale Mazzarini

PITTSBURGH, FORMERLY OF RURAL VALLEY

Iris Dale Mazzarini, 72, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Rural Valley, passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at the VA Hospital, Aspinwall.  She was born on Dec. More...

Sports

The Forgotten Dynasty

Local boxing community hopes upcoming bout builds awareness of sport and its history

The sport of boxing is one that met its heights during the days of Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier and Mike Tyson. More...

Top pick Miles Garrett’s status cloudy as Browns wrap up minicamp

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett missed the final practice of Browns’ minicamp. It’s still not known when he’ll be back.  More...

An A+ Performance

The 2017 FCYBSA Athletics (above) finished the regular season on Wednesday night with a record of 15-0-1. The Athletics’ attention now shifts to the playoffs which are set to begin on June 26. More...

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