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West Mifflin mayor names business, citizen of the yearWest Mifflin recreation director Anthony DiCenzo estimated 2,000 to 3,000 resid
West Mifflin mayor names business, citizen of the year
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
West Mifflin recreation director Anthony DiCenzo estimated 2,000 to 3,000 residents visited the borough's annual Community Day on Saturday at Allegheny County Airport. “We got a lot of positive feedback,” borough manager Brian Kamauf said. One... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
American Book Review author discusses struggle between identitiesHere's a look at the rest of the authors scheduled to speak at the University o
American Book Review author discusses struggle between identities
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
Here's a look at the rest of the authors scheduled to speak at the University of Houston-Victoria as part of its American Book Review Reading Series: • Bill Kartalopoulos, Sept. 24 - Kartalopoulos is the series editor for the Best American Comics... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Mtn. Lions’ Fink takes Iron Masters Invitational crownFink's score of 75 was one better than a group of four golfers who finished tie
Mtn. Lions’ Fink takes Iron Masters Invitational crown
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
Fink's score of 75 was one better than a group of four golfers who finished tied for second. Among the runners-up were last year's District 6 Class AAA champion, Hollidaysburg's Isaac Wood and Huntingdon's Matt Krupa. Hollidaysburg captured the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Huskies can’t find their grooveIn fact, it's fair to say that Hurlburt was determined, working the ball method
Huskies can’t find their groove
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
In fact, it's fair to say that Hurlburt was determined, working the ball methodically on the way to a 6-3, 6-4 win over Altoona's Stevens in the Huskies' first non-league tennis match of the season. Unfortunately for Mifflin County, the No. 1... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Regional organization to offer meal program for kidsMeals and snacks will be provided at all SUMCD program locations in Mifflin Cou
Regional organization to offer meal program for kids
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
Meals and snacks will be provided at all SUMCD program locations in Mifflin County, including: Coleman's Head Start Center, 26 West Market Street, Lewistown; Indian Valley Elementary CSD, 125 Kish Rd., Reedsville; Lewistown Children's Center, 10... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Philip N. ‘Phil’ EbrightBorn June 21, 1941, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, he was a son of the late Dr.
Philip N. ‘Phil’ Ebright
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
Born June 21, 1941, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, he was a son of the late Dr. Marvin S. and Ruth E. (Hambright) Ebright. On Aug. 11, 1967, he married his surviving wife, Joan W. (Wampler) Ebright, with whom he was blessed to share 48 years of... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Crash injures 1AIRYDALE - One person was flown from the scene of a vehicle crash Monday aftern
Crash injures 1
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
AIRYDALE - One person was flown from the scene of a vehicle crash Monday afternoon. The crash occurred at 4:19 p.m. on state Route 655, approximately 200 feet north of Metz Lane, Brady Township, Huntingdon County, according to a report from... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
CalendarSubmit items at least one business week before publication via e-mail, events@l
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
Submit items at least one business week before publication via e-mail, events@lewistownsentinel.com; voice mail, 248-6741 or (800) 827-6397 (voice mail ext. 118); online, Virtual Newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com; or mail or drop off, The... Read more
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TribLIVE
BV Area boys' lineup wide openBelle Vernon Area boys' soccer coach John Kerekes and his team are in a rare pl
BV Area boys' lineup wide open
TribLIVE / Posted 11 hours ago
Belle Vernon Area boys' soccer coach John Kerekes and his team are in a rare place heading into the 2015 season. Rare as in the team missed the playoffs for the first time in Kerekes' five seasons as coach. And to further things, despite BVA... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
APS superintendent resigns, will receive $80K settlement plus salary through Oct.Updated: 08/31/2015 10:43 AM | Created: 08/27/2015 7:00 AM By: Elizabeth Reed,
APS superintendent resigns, will receive $80K settlement plus salary through Oct.
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 23 hours ago
Updated: 08/31/2015 10:43 AM | Created: 08/27/2015 7:00 AM By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com The Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education voted to accept Superintendent Dr. Luis Valentino's voluntary resignation Monday. According to the voluntary... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
APS board accepts embattled superintendent's resignationUpdated: 08/31/2015 9:47 AM | Created: 08/27/2015 7:00 AM By: Elizabeth Reed,
APS board accepts embattled superintendent's resignation
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
Updated: 08/31/2015 9:47 AM | Created: 08/27/2015 7:00 AM By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com The Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education voted to accept Superintendent Dr. Luis Valentino's voluntary resignation Monday. The board and Valentino have... Read more
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TribLIVE
Duquesne-based Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society honors black officers at annual Law Enforcers SaluteThe Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society of Duquesne honored retired black police
Duquesne-based Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society honors black officers at annual Law Enforcers Salute
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
The Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society of Duquesne honored retired black police officers Saturday evening at the Georgetown Centre in Pleasant Hills. “It's a beautiful turnout with beautiful talent and men on the force whom we are so very proud of,”... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Take me out...Scenes from Mifflin and Juniata County Night Saturday at Medlar Field in State
Take me out...
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Scenes from Mifflin and Juniata County Night Saturday at Medlar Field in State College. The event was presented by the Sentinel. Mifflin County Junior High School cheerleaders perform during Mifflin and Juniata County Night Saturday at Medlar Field... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
ABR author addresses dualities within African-American cultureHere's a look at the rest of the authors scheduled to speak at the University o
ABR author addresses dualities within African-American culture
The Victoria Advocate / Posted yesterday
Here's a look at the rest of the authors scheduled to speak at the University of Houston-Victoria as part of its American Book Review Reading Series: • Bill Kartalopoulos, Sept. 24 - Kartalopoulos is the series editor for the Best American Comics... Read more
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TribLIVE
Uniontown’s Washington poised to have breakout seasonJohn Fortugna can't stop singing the praises of running back Ariene Washington.
Uniontown’s Washington poised to have breakout season
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
John Fortugna can't stop singing the praises of running back Ariene Washington. The Uniontown coach will even go as far as bringing up former Red Raiders standout Kevin McLee when talking about Washington. “We haven't had a back like Ariene since... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rock DE Martin plans to bedevil quarterbacksBad news for offensive linemen in the PSAC. Slippery Rock All-American defensi
Rock DE Martin plans to bedevil quarterbacks
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Bad news for offensive linemen in the PSAC. Slippery Rock All-American defensive end Marcus Martin is bigger, faster and has his sights set on the conference sack record. Plus, the West Mifflin product said he added two moves to his pass-rush... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma's best-selling books3. “See Me, Sea Me” by Cheryl Jones (SeaChange LLC) 4. “If the Fence Could Tal
Oklahoma's best-selling books
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
3. “See Me, Sea Me” by Cheryl Jones (SeaChange LLC) 4. “If the Fence Could Talk” by Brad Robison (Oklahoma Heritage) 5. “Tulsa Burning” by Anna Myers (Walker & Co.) 6. “Your Alien” by Tammi Sauer (Sterling) 7. “O Is for Oklahoma” by Michelle... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.BAZIL, 1101 Northern Blvd., Clarks Summit: Sundays, John Olcese and Geri Feathe
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
BAZIL, 1101 Northern Blvd., Clarks Summit: Sundays, John Olcese and Geri Featherby jazz duo; Wednesdays, Marko Marcinko Jazz Quartet. BLU WASABI, 223 Northern Blvd., South Abington Twp.: Tuesdays, live entertainment. BOTTLENECKS, 3 S. Main St.,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
TV's most memorable drunksMegan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness
TV's most memorable drunks
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Megan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness in Will & Grace. Photo: Supplied The best characters aren't perfect and, when it comes to personal flaws, alcoholism basically writes itself. It can produce hilarious... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Writing group to discuss character developmentDashofy is the USA Today best-selling author of the Zoe Chambers mystery series
Writing group to discuss character development
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Dashofy is the USA Today best-selling author of the Zoe Chambers mystery series, about a paramedic and deputy coroner in rural Pennsylvania's tight-knit Vance Township. "Circle Of Influence," published by Henery Press, was a finalist for the Agatha... Read more
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WA Today
TV's most memorable drunksMegan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness
TV's most memorable drunks
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Megan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness in Will & Grace. Photo: Supplied The best characters aren't perfect and, when it comes to personal flaws, alcoholism basically writes itself. It can produce hilarious... Read more
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Canberra Times
TV's most memorable drunksMegan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness
TV's most memorable drunks
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Megan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness in Will & Grace. Photo: Supplied The best characters aren't perfect and, when it comes to personal flaws, alcoholism basically writes itself. It can produce hilarious... Read more
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The Age
TV's most memorable drunksMegan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness
TV's most memorable drunks
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Megan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness in Will & Grace. Photo: Supplied The best characters aren't perfect and, when it comes to personal flaws, alcoholism basically writes itself. It can produce hilarious... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
TV's most memorable drunksMegan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness
TV's most memorable drunks
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Megan Mullally, second left, playing Karen Walker who revels in her drunkenness in Will & Grace. Photo: Supplied The best characters aren't perfect and, when it comes to personal flaws, alcoholism basically writes itself. It can produce hilarious... Read more
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TribLIVE
Architecture: Pittsburgh history in 10 housesWe can learn a lot about our region's history from studying the houses and, con
Architecture: Pittsburgh history in 10 houses
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
We can learn a lot about our region's history from studying the houses and, conversely, can understand why our houses look the way they do by understanding a little of their histories. Here are 10 houses from the 1770s to the 1970s that help tell the... Read more
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Daily Herald
A personal tutor, just a mouse click awayImagine if your teacher knew that you learned math best between 8:40 a.m. and 9
A personal tutor, just a mouse click away
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Imagine if your teacher knew that you learned math best between 8:40 a.m. and 9:15 a.m. Or that after 38 minutes of studying history, you lose focus. Or that you learn science best through a mix of video and text. Knewton, the educationtechnology... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: today, Marilyn Kennedy.
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: today, Marilyn Kennedy. AUGUSTINE'S CLUB 17, 518 N. Main St., Old Forge: today, Facing the Giants. BAR LOUIE, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp.: today, U2NATION (U2 tribute). BAZIL, 1101... Read more
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TribLIVE
Grant to benefit W. Mifflin airportMore than half a million dollars is being sent from Washington to Allegheny Cou
Grant to benefit W. Mifflin airport
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
More than half a million dollars is being sent from Washington to Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey Jr., D-Scranton, announced Friday the Federal Aviation Administration is awarding a $572,345 Airport Improvement Program... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mon Valley steelworkers rally for new contractMembers of United Steelworker locals at U.S. Steel's Mon Valley Works rallied F
Mon Valley steelworkers rally for new contract
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Members of United Steelworker locals at U.S. Steel's Mon Valley Works rallied Friday at the Local 2227 hall near the Irvin Plant in West Mifflin. “What do we want?” Local 2227 president Scott Sauritch asked. “Fair contract,” 100 marchers replied.... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Publishers Weekly best-selling booksFICTION 1. "Go Set a Watchman" by Harper Lee (HarperCollins) 2. "The Girl on
Publishers Weekly best-selling books
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
FICTION 1. "Go Set a Watchman" by Harper Lee (HarperCollins) 2. "The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead) 3. "Friction" by Sandra Brown (Grand Central Publishing) 4. "Alert" by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge (Little, Brown) 5.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny County Airport gets FAA grant to trim trees under flight pathThe government will spend nearly $600,000 to help the Allegheny County Airport
Allegheny County Airport gets FAA grant to trim trees under flight path
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
The government will spend nearly $600,000 to help the Allegheny County Airport trim 370 trees. Allegheny County Airport Authority spokeswoman Alyson Walls said the trees do not pose a danger to aircraft but must be cleared from the flight path under... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Linethe reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verifi
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
the reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact. Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Sigler: Thank you staff for making school betterAt the start of the 2015-16 school term in the Mifflin County School District,
Sigler: Thank you staff for making school better
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
At the start of the 2015-16 school term in the Mifflin County School District, I am writing this letter of appreciation to all staff involved in the process of providing the best education possible to more than 5,000 public school students. To our... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Jeff Davis launches write-in campaignLEWISTOWN - Mifflin County Assistant District Attorney Jeff Davis has announced
Jeff Davis launches write-in campaign
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
LEWISTOWN - Mifflin County Assistant District Attorney Jeff Davis has announced that he will run a write-in campaign for Magisterial District Judge for district 58-3-03, covering Armagh, Brown, Menno and Union townships. Davis, a Mifflin County... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
School districts seek substitutes"I'd like to have at least 100 on the substitute list," said Vance Varner, Miff
School districts seek substitutes
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
"I'd like to have at least 100 on the substitute list," said Vance Varner, Mifflin County School District Director of Secondary Education. "We have about 70 right now, which is good, but there are days that I need 65 subs for the district." Last... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Richard H. ‘Pat’ ‘Smitty’ Smith Sr.Richard H. "Pat" "Smitty" Smith Sr., 77, of Mifflin, died on Thursday at the Lo
Richard H. ‘Pat’ ‘Smitty’ Smith Sr.
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Richard H. "Pat" "Smitty" Smith Sr., 77, of Mifflin, died on Thursday at the Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 from the Matamoras United Methodist Church.... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Friday night's high school football scoresFriday's Scores The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Ada 69, McGuffey Upper Sc
Friday night's high school football scores
The Alliance Review / Posted 3 days ago
Friday's Scores The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Ada 69, McGuffey Upper Scioto Valley 21 Akr. Buchtel 41, Cle. Hts. 6 Akr. Ellet 48, Akr. Springfield 21 Akr. SVSM 34, Lansing Everett, Mich. 20 Albany Alexander 45, Stewart Federal Hocking... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Comics signing and new book set in OklahomaHere are a couple things you won't want to miss. AUTHOR WILL SIGN VIKING COMIC
Comics signing and new book set in Oklahoma
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
Here are a couple things you won't want to miss. AUTHOR WILL SIGN VIKING COMIC NORMAN — Writer/artist Natasha Alterici will be signing her comic series, “Heathen,” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Speeding Bullet Comics, 614 N Porter Ave. in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Laurels & LancesTo Munhall drama. Even we can't call what happened last week in council chamber
Laurels & Lances
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
To Munhall drama. Even we can't call what happened last week in council chambers “great theater” as we've done when tempers flare in other communities. Regardless of all the issues there, Councilman Joseph Ballas had no right to put his hand around... Read more
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TribLIVE
Volunteers restore stands at former Duquesne football fieldRetired Steelers defensive lineman Chris Hoke will join Duquesne residents and
Volunteers restore stands at former Duquesne football field
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Retired Steelers defensive lineman Chris Hoke will join Duquesne residents and Sam's Club volunteers at a 10 a.m. Saturday celebration of a new grandstand at the city's old football field. Construction and renovation has been ongoing for the last... Read more
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TribLIVE
West Mifflin Community Day returns to airport groundsWest Mifflin's annual Community Day returns to Allegheny County Airport from st
West Mifflin Community Day returns to airport grounds
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
West Mifflin's annual Community Day returns to Allegheny County Airport from stops in recent years at Century III Mall. “There will be many attractions there as well as (Mayor Chris Kelly's) presentation of citizen and business of the year awards,”... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, Marilyn Kenn
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, Marilyn Kennedy. AMERICAN LEGION POST 665, 901 Main St., Dickson City: today, Marilyn Kennedy. AUGUSTINE'S CLUB 17, 518 N. Main St., Old Forge: Saturday, Facing the Giants. BAR... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona, Hollidaysburg set to meet in scrimmageFormer football rivals Altoona and Hollidaysburg haven't played a regular-seaso
Altoona, Hollidaysburg set to meet in scrimmage
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Former football rivals Altoona and Hollidaysburg haven't played a regular-season football game against one another for many years, but the two Blair County, WPIAL member schools will meet in a 7 p.m. preseason scrimmage that begins tonight at 7 p.m.... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Mifflin County Commissioners set agendaAmong the items which will be before Commissioners is a resolution authorizing
Mifflin County Commissioners set agenda
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Among the items which will be before Commissioners is a resolution authorizing the receipt of 911 subscriber and consumer fees for local use. Public Safety Director Phil Lucas noted the resolution is needed in light of recent changes to legislation... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Boat access project at a standstillPostal presented the commission with a list of current projects MCIDC is workin
Boat access project at a standstill
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Postal presented the commission with a list of current projects MCIDC is working on, which include the Mifflin County Industrial Park, Mann Edge, and new development clusters and projects within the Juniata Business and Industry park. Postal said a... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Board OKs looking into line of creditDuring a committee-of-the-whole meeting held August 20, Kenepp said there is an
Board OKs looking into line of credit
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
During a committee-of-the-whole meeting held August 20, Kenepp said there is an entity, the Pennsylvania School District Liquid Asset Funds (PSDLAF), that is currently marketing lines of credit to districts that are finding themselves becoming more... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pets: Saying no to overeager lap dogThis week, your pet behavior questions are answered by the ultimate experts, ve
Pets: Saying no to overeager lap dog
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
This week, your pet behavior questions are answered by the ultimate experts, veterinary behaviorists attending the 2015 Veterinary Behavior Symposium, held in July in Boston in conjunction with the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bangor youth group to honor three former football standoutsThe high school football season begins a week from Friday. But for the folks i
Bangor youth group to honor three former football standouts
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
The high school football season begins a week from Friday. But for the folks in the Bangor community, the football season begins Sunday afternoon on Paul Farnan Field at Bangor Memorial Park. That's when the Slaters Youth Football Association will... Read more
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TribLIVE
Class AAA breakdown: Armstrong merger shakes up Greater Allegheny ConferenceMark Lyons knows well what a merged school is capable of on the football field.
Class AAA breakdown: Armstrong merger shakes up Greater Allegheny Conference
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Mark Lyons knows well what a merged school is capable of on the football field. He doesn't have to look any further back than 2010, when Center and Monaca consolidated to form Central Valley. Under Lyons, the Warriors won the WPIAL Class AAA... Read more
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TribLIVE
West Mifflin running game an early question markAt a Thursday morning practice at West Mifflin, defensive backs coach DJ Pugh c
West Mifflin running game an early question mark
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
At a Thursday morning practice at West Mifflin, defensive backs coach DJ Pugh challenged his players. He said if they all get a pick-six this season, he would treat them to steak dinners. The Titans hope the offense also can find an incentive to... Read more
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