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June 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Municipal authority approves resolution for roof drains

Move could eliminate extra costs in multiple ways

The board of directors of the Municipal Authority of the Borough of Kittanning on Tuesday passed a resolution calling for the disconnection of all roof drains. The resolution was enacted prior to the board’s meeting yesterday. More...

ARC Manor approves resolutions, adds hours to accommodate clients

The ARC Manor Addiction Recovery Center’s board of directors held a meeting Monday during which its members approved a few resolutions that have been recently discussed at past meetings.  According to ARC Manor Executive Director Cindy McC More...

News

Seniors gain the spotlight as local spelling bee winners

The Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging recently held two Senior Spelling Bees at the Area Agency on Aging Senior Center in Kittanning.  The first one spelling bee was held for the county’s senior centers and had 12 participants.  More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Tuesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Shane Michael Hileman, 26, of Homewood Drive, Pittsburgh, on a charge of carrying a fireman without a license. No bond was listed;   More...

POLICE REPORT

Pennsylvania State Police issued the following reports on recent incidents:  More...

Sports

Senior games spotlight area’s talent and involvement

For the last 31 years, the Armstrong County Senior Games have been providing a fun yet competitive forum for the area’s senior population to participate in a variety of games and sporting events. More...

Armstrong falls to Independent on walk-off hit, 10-9

Armstrong fell to Independent on a walkoff hit in the seventh inning during Tuesday’s Pittsburgh Prospect League game by a score of 11-10. More...

Steelers’ Sutton might be just what is needed to beat Brady, Patriots

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Cam Sutton might not have the ideal size the Steelers were coveting in a cornerback in the draft. More...

Kittanning couple arrested for alleged drug possession

Suspects also allegedly threatened their 1-year-old child

A Kittanning couple was recently arrested and charged with multiple counts of alleged drug possession and endangering the welfare of a child, according to Det. Frank B. Pitzer of the Armstrong County District Attorney’s Office.  More...

Backpacks of free school supplies to be given away July 23

Local business branch to join company’s ongoing, charitable effort

As the recent school year has officially come to a close, it is only a matter of time until parents and students have to prepare for the next upcoming academic year.  The National Retail Federation predicted that the average person with children More...

Obituaries

Harry E. Bonner

VERONA

Harry E. Bonner, 82, of Verona passed away Monday, June 19, 2017, at Longwood at Oakmont.  He was born Dec. 24, 1934, in Kittanning, the son of Charles A. “Alex” Bonner, Sr. and Margaret I. (George) Bonner.  More...

Michael Edward Gulish

RURAL VALLEY

Michael Edward Gulish, 89, of Rural Valley passed away on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his residence.  He was born on Nov. More...

Harriet B. Pellegrini

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J., FORMERLY OF NEW YORK CITY

Harriet B. Pellegrini, 89, of Cape May Court House, N.J., formerly of New York City, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at the Brookdale Assisted Living in New Jersey.  She was born on Feb. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 0-1 Night: 5-2  Pick 3 Day: 9-1-0 Night: 9-3-7  Pick 4 Day: 7-5-6-3 Night: 9-7-2-6  Pick 5 Day: 2-3-0-3-9 Night: 7-6-6-9-5  Treasure Hunt: 03-12-13-19-29   More...

Do Just One Thing

The statistic is staggering: Americans throw away about 40 percent of the food they buy. This food overwhelms landfills and wastes money. More...

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