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August 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Restaurant set to open soon in West Kittanning

Owners aim to bring authentic Italian cuisine to the area

Vic and Nicalena’s Wood Fired Pizza is set to open within the next two months at 230 Arthur St. in West Kittanning Borough, right across the street from the West Kittanning Municipal Building.  More...

ARIN approves monthly business, personnel measures

The board of directors of ARIN Intermediate Unite (IU) 28 this week held its monthly meeting, during which elected officials discussed and approved resignations, retirement and employment measures under business matters, along with approving resoluti More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed recently to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Mitchel Scott Dongilli, 36, no listed address, for charges of simple assault, harassment/ strike, shove, kick, etc, disorderly conduct/engaging in fighting. More...

News

ARMSTRONG COUNTY DEED TRANSFERS

Apollo Borough  • No address provided, bought by DETS Enterprises LLC, from Samuel J. Greenlee, Jean F. Greenlee, David J. More...

SENIOR CENTERS

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

Dayton Fair enters the home stretch

Brownie the Goat poses for the camera Thursday. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 3-0 Night: 4-7  Pick 3 Day: 4-2-7 Night: 4-8-3  Pick 4 Day: 3-6-2-6 Night: 8-1-0-5  Pick 5 Day: 2-2-1-5-8 Night: 9-7-5-7-8  Treasure Hunt: 04-05-10-17-24   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you have a backyard pool, it can be a real energy hog to keep clean, heated and running. One way to cut back on energy usage is to reduce the pool filtration time by 30 minutes at a time. More...

Whistling by on the waterway

Spectators look on Friday along the Allegheny River in Kittanning Borough, as Dayna “Macey” Lance, 28, Nashville, Ind., bounces along the water in a speedboat while taking part in a race More...

North Buffalo Township creates new ordinance, amends another pair

Moves made to address burning, parking and hazardous trees in township

North Buffalo Township this week amended two ordinances and created another as a means of more efficiently regulating burning, parking and downed trees in the municipality. More...

Lenape adult education promotes programs accessible for veterans

Committee votes to process personnel matters

The Lenape Joint Operating Committee (JOC) this week held its monthly meeting, during which its members approved personnel matters and budgetary payments, and its members heard updates from Lenape and Adult Education staff members.  More...

Bikes donated for Playground Experience event

Chris Dilick, owner and manager of Dilick’s 5th Avenue Jewelry, (left); Steve Heffner, Jaime Thompson, operations manager of The Pizzaria; Kendra Traister, assistant branch manager of S & T More...

Dayton woman receives Pennsylvania Legion award

Betty Calhoun of Dayton received the “It’s a Good Thing You Do” Award at the Pennsylvania American Legion convention in Harrisburg on July 15.  More...

Obituaries

Dixie L. Kirkwood

Ford City

Dixie L. Kirkwood, 68, of Ford City passed away Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at Allegheny General Hospital.  She was born July 19, 1949, in Kittanning, the daughter of Robert V. and Anna Marie (Contrael) Thiry.  More...

Charles E. ‘Chuck’ Snyder

Charles E. “Chuck” Snyder, 86, of Murrysville, formerly of Penn Hills, was born in Armstrong County on Feb. 7, 1931, and died on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017.  More...

Sports

Armstrong girls volleyball chase third straight conference crown in 2017

There are few championship banners hanging in the gymnasium at Armstrong Junior-Senior High School, but that’s to be expected since the school’s athletic programs have only been in action for a couple of years.  More...

If the Pirates are playing for 2018 then it’s time for Will Craig

The minor league season is quickly coming to an end. Just after midway through the season, the Pittsburgh Pirates made a lot of minor league promotions. More...

Matt Kenseth has no current plans for future in NASCAR

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Kenseth still doesn’t have a job lined up for next season and the two-time Daytona 500 winner doesn’t really want to discuss his situation.  More...

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