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Multiple committees meet to discuss aspects of evolving, 2018 Leechburg Borough budget

Many line items are initially kept the same regarding spending plan with some possible changes on the horizon

Select members of the Leechburg Borough Council and chairpersons of borough committees convened Tuesday during a meeting to discuss aspects of the municipality’s pending 2018 budget. More...


ARC Manor looks to Buffalo for possible treatment methods

Facility interested in opiate intervention court, getting offenders into treatment faster

ARC Manor is looking to Buffalo, N.Y., for possible methods to help drug offenders immediately get into treatment and avoid potential jail time.  Buffalo is where the nation’s first opiate intervention court has been formed, run by Buffalo More...


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


The following were committed Tuesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Stacy Dawn Baczynski, 39, of Park Avenue, Natrona Heights, on charges of resisting arrest/other law enforcement and driving after imbibing. No bond was listed;  More...


Dodgers’ offense leads the way in 8-5 win over Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chris Taylor had three of the Los Angeles Dodgers’ 10 hits as the offense picked up the pitching staff in an 8-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.  Taylor drove in three runs and Yasmani Grandal More...

Pitt names USC transfer Max Browne as starting QB

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Max Browne’s cross-country gamble paid off. The former Southern Cal quarterback will be the starter when Pittsburgh opens the 2017 season against Youngstown State on Sept. More...

Armstrong fall sports set to take flight in 2017

Members of the Armstrong River Hawks varsity volleyball team (above) and the junior varsity soccer team (below) pose at the school’s fall sports pep rally which was held Monday night at Jud Fiel More...

Apollo waste management company turns 70, will co-host international symposium

McCutcheon Enterprises, Inc. plans event for wastewater technicians Thursday

McCutcheon Enterprises, Inc. More...

Apollo-Ridge welcomes back students

Board approves items for Monday’s legislative agenda

The Apollo-Ridge School District board of education recently convened for its August committee meeting, during which members approved matters to put on the agenda for next Monday’s legislative meeting as the school district prepared for student More...


Joseph P. Kelly

Dunedin, Fla., formerly of East Brady

Joseph P. Kelly, 88, Dunedin, Fla., formerly of East Brady, died Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at Suncoast Hospice.  Born April 9, 1929, in Pittsburgh, he was the son of Joseph P. and Sophia B. More...

Norma Lee Dunn


Norma Lee Dunn, 89, of Kittanning passed away Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, at Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot.  She was born June 1, 1928, in Kittanning, the daughter of James A. and Olive W. (Finn) Shearer.  More...

Virginia D. Mohney


Virginia D. Mohney, 86, of Creekside passed away Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  She was born Oct. 22, 1930, in Plumcreek Township, the daughter of Robert Miles and Phyllis E. (Kimmel) Bark.  More...

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Do Just One Thing

Leftovers can be saved and enjoyed the next day, but a few simple steps are needed for both food safety and protection of your appliances. First, always use airtight containers; glass is best, since it doesn’t stain or leach chemicals. More...

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