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Westmoreland County doctors now approved for medical marijuana program | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
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Series looks at Tarentum’s pastits pastries and cakes. The next event is scheduled for Jan. 16 and 17 with Th
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its pastries and cakes. The next event is scheduled for Jan. 16 and 17 with Thomas Soltis, assistant professor sociology Westmoreland County Community College, discussing the flu epidemic of 1918. Flames cause bison roundup at Custer State... Read more
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Trump’s tax plan puts charitable sector in ‘harm’s way,’ nonprofit leaders sayCounty, they estimate the drop in giving will total $38.5 million; Butler Count
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County, they estimate the drop in giving will total $38.5 million; Butler County giving could fall by $5.1 million and in Westmoreland County, giving could decline by nearly $7 million. Those estimates are based on the premise used by the... Read more
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‘Storytime STEM-Pack’ creators aim to expand project’s reachfrom the school year during the summer months. Through $132,000 in combined gr
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from the school year during the summer months. Through $132,000 in combined grants from The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County (The Pittsburgh Foundation), the Eden Hall Foundation, the PPG Foundation and the National Science... Read more
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Medics respond to Hempfield crashWar Greensburg native makes bows that grace Arlington cemetery Ligonier-based
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War Greensburg native makes bows that grace Arlington cemetery Ligonier-based group delivers clean water to Kenya Westmoreland county files lawsuit to recoup money lost to opioid crisis Westmoreland Democrats hope to gain traction in 2018... Read more
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Photos found for all Westmoreland veterans killed in action during Vietnam Warhis photo to the Wall of Faces. Thanks to the efforts of a local woman with an
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his photo to the Wall of Faces. Thanks to the efforts of a local woman with an interest in genealogy, photos of every Westmoreland County veteran killed in action during the Vietnam War now have a place in the Vietnam Veteran Memorial Fund's... Read more
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Greensburg native makes bows that grace Arlington cemeteryhim at 724-850-1280, shuba@tribweb.com or via Twitter @shuba_trib. Ligonier-ba
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him at 724-850-1280, shuba@tribweb.com or via Twitter @shuba_trib. Ligonier-based group delivers clean water to Kenya Westmoreland county files lawsuit to recoup money lost to opioid crisis Westmoreland Democrats hope to gain traction in 2018... Read more
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Westmoreland Democrats hope to gain traction in 2018 midterm electionPennsylvania are preparing for the 2018 elections. Today, the Trib focuses on t
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Pennsylvania are preparing for the 2018 elections. Today, the Trib focuses on the Democrats. Next Sunday, the Republicans. Westmoreland County Democrats say they are poised to do something they haven't done in years: contend in upcoming primaries... Read more
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Franklin Regional alum to perform flyover during Steelers gameto the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower aircraft carrier during deployments. Ligonier-
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to the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower aircraft carrier during deployments. Ligonier-based group delivers clean water to Kenya Westmoreland county files lawsuit to recoup money lost to opioid crisis Westmoreland Democrats hope to gain traction in 2018... Read more
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Ligonier-based group delivers clean water to KenyaMartines is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at jmartines@tribweb.com,
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Martines is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at jmartines@tribweb.com, 724-850-2867 or on Twitter @Jamie_Martines. Westmoreland county files lawsuit to recoup money lost to opioid crisis Westmoreland Democrats hope to gain traction in 2018... Read more
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Westmoreland county files lawsuit to recoup money lost to opioid crisis | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
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With funding uncertain, Westmoreland library writing new chapterspent most of her first two weeks in Greensburg getting up to speed and meeting
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spent most of her first two weeks in Greensburg getting up to speed and meeting with various community groups such as the Westmoreland County Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Greensburg. “The staff is awesome. The board is awesome. The... Read more
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Two PA Lottery tickets worth $50,000 expiring soon; one sold in Nanticokedrawn last January. The winning ticket will have the numbers 8-1-0-5-8. A seco
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drawn last January. The winning ticket will have the numbers 8-1-0-5-8. A second winning ticket, sold in Mount Pleasant in Westmoreland County, is also set to expire soon. Sold at Ciggy’s Discount Tobacco located in the Crossroads Plaza, the ticket... Read more
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Derry Twp. man accused of assault on female witness and attorney jailed on $100,000 bondattacking an attorney and a witness during a public housing tenant grievance he
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attacking an attorney and a witness during a public housing tenant grievance hearing was returned by sheriff's deputies to Westmoreland County and ordered held in the county prison on $100,000 bond. Westmoreland deputies returned Kevin W. Cole,... Read more
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Women accused of hindering Shaw murder investigation waive charges to court40, and Taylor Mitchell, 19, both of Victoria Avenue, are each charged with a s
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40, and Taylor Mitchell, 19, both of Victoria Avenue, are each charged with a single count of hindering apprehension. Westmoreland County detectives and federal agents asked the mother and daughter if they knew Rahmael Holt, the Harrison man... Read more
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Veterans group donates hundreds to Officer Brian Shaw memorial fundalmost $700 to the Officer Brian Shaw Memorial Fund on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.
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almost $700 to the Officer Brian Shaw Memorial Fund on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. Welcoming the donations are, from left, Westmoreland County Commissioner Chuck Anderson, New Kensington Mayor Tom Guzzo, city police Chief Jim Klein, and 82nd... Read more
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Burrell wrestling nearing 100th straight section victoryrecord the longest section streak in Alle-Kiski Valley history: Kiski Area won
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record the longest section streak in Alle-Kiski Valley history: Kiski Area won 119 in a row before its run ended in 2006. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Latrobe swimmers dealing with injuries early in seasonon Indiana on Jan. 2 before kicking off Section 1-AAA action Jan. 4 at Kiski Ar
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on Indiana on Jan. 2 before kicking off Section 1-AAA action Jan. 4 at Kiski Area. Karen Kadilak is a freelance writer. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Freeport boys enjoy highest scoring output in 12 yearsguys in the 20s.” It marked Freeport's highest scoring output since Dec. 13, 2
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guys in the 20s.” It marked Freeport's highest scoring output since Dec. 13, 2005, a wild 107-102 victory over Leechburg. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Police say couple stole $50,000 worth of jewelry from Latrobe homesalso said that last week, a deer hunter found a suitcase filled with jewelry in
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also said that last week, a deer hunter found a suitcase filled with jewelry in a creek just outside of Latrobe. Police believe it is connected to this case as well. Rafferty and Stout are currently housed in the Westmoreland C... Read more
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Ligonier Township parolee found with drug paraphernalia returned to state prison2014 after serving a portion of a two- to four-year prison sentence on multiple
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2014 after serving a portion of a two- to four-year prison sentence on multiple drug delivery and possession convictions in Westmoreland County was returned to SCI Somerset this week after state parole agents found he had multiple hypodermic needles... Read more
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Penn-Trafford’s Stovar learns of all-state honor after clerical errorStovar said. “But when I got the papers in the mail and figured out I got it I
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Stovar said. “But when I got the papers in the mail and figured out I got it I was so happy. It's a great accomplishment.” Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Youngstown testing firm marks 50th anniversaryin Unity. He previously worked for Westinghouse and in the testing area at Latr
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in Unity. He previously worked for Westinghouse and in the testing area at Latrobe Steel and is a longtime member of the Westmoreland County Airport Authority. Other family members involved in the firm are Michael's brother, Jim, the vice... Read more
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Now Westmoreland transit can fuel growing fleet of natural gas busescan fuel growing fleet of natural gas buses The only thing holding up the use
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can fuel growing fleet of natural gas buses The only thing holding up the use of six new natural gas-fueled buses by the Westmoreland County Transit Authority is a license plate. The gleaming, 57-seat buses stand ready to replace six older,... Read more
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After Alabama win, Democrats focus on flipping deep-red district in Western PennsylvaniaTim Murphy. Lamb, 33, is running against State Rep. Rick Saccone, 59, in a dee
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Tim Murphy. Lamb, 33, is running against State Rep. Rick Saccone, 59, in a deeply Republican district stretching from Westmoreland County to the state's western edge. A special election to replace Murphy, who resigned in October following a... Read more
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WCCC Police Academy graduates 32 cadetsHeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only We
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HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Westmoreland County Community College recently graduated 32 police academy cadets from its Municipal Police Officers'... Read more
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Multiple fire departments responding to East Huntingdon Township fireCreek JournalTriblive Online Only Multiple Westmoreland County fire departme
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Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Multiple Westmoreland County fire departments were responding Thursday to a house fire just outside of Mt. Pleasant Borough, according... Read more
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Pennsylvania to auction off casino licenseswith up to 750 slot machines and eventually as many as 40 table games. Experts
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with up to 750 slot machines and eventually as many as 40 table games. Experts in the casino industry have suggested that Westmoreland County could be a prime location for one of the smaller casinos up for bid. The first licenses will be... Read more
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Don’t let news about sex harassment cloud judgment, attorney for North Huntingdon pizza shop tells jurorsclimate you are assumed guilty the minute you are accused,” said lawyer Casey W
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climate you are assumed guilty the minute you are accused,” said lawyer Casey White during his closing arguments before a Westmoreland County jury in the indecent assault trial of Cesare Tiano. Tiano, 64, of Monroeville is on trial on seven... Read more
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Trial of North Huntingdon pizza shop owner nearing endof snow Irwin OKs two-mill tax hike Westmoreland Transit natural gas station
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of snow Irwin OKs two-mill tax hike Westmoreland Transit natural gas station to open Thursday Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County ratifies 5-year contract with 246 employees You are solely responsible for your comments and by using... Read more
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Most agree that Interstate 70 at Route 51 needs fix, but some question new designOKs two-mill tax hike Westmoreland Transit natural gas station to open Thursda
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OKs two-mill tax hike Westmoreland Transit natural gas station to open Thursday Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County ratifies 5-year contract with 246 employees Lunch ladies at Hempfield school get a taste of... Read more
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A-K Valley roundup: Burrell rolls past Riverview in section opener11 points for Brentwood (3-0). Renee Cebula scored 13 points, and Sara Sawhook
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11 points for Brentwood (3-0). Renee Cebula scored 13 points, and Sara Sawhook added nine points for Highlands (0-3). Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Westmoreland high school roundup: Franklin Regional wrestlers topple NorwinRegional 7, Redeemer Lutheran 0 — Kyle Wilkinson threw a 300 game to lead Frank
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Regional 7, Redeemer Lutheran 0 — Kyle Wilkinson threw a 300 game to lead Franklin Regional to a WPIBL victory. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Pine-Richland coach Kasperowicz named finalist for national awardin January. Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at charla
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in January. Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at charlan@tribweb.com or via Twitter @CHarlan_Trib. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Lightweights score key wins as Hempfield takes back Crosstown Cup from Greensburg Salemup any bonus points with the best part of their lineup,” DeAugustine said. “If
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up any bonus points with the best part of their lineup,” DeAugustine said. “If we were able to withstand that we'd be OK.” Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Split Stage Productions musical revue sure to get you in the holiday spiritbe humming at least one of them when they leave.” Harding, a Seton Hill Univer
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be humming at least one of them when they leave.” Harding, a Seton Hill University alum who has been doing shows in Westmoreland County for more than 20 years, says the sheer volume of music is keeping the cast on their toes. “With only... Read more
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High school scores and results: Dec. 13, 2017at Yough, 7 p.m.; Butler at Freedom, 7 p.m.; Jefferson-Morgan at Carrick, 7 p.m
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at Yough, 7 p.m.; Butler at Freedom, 7 p.m.; Jefferson-Morgan at Carrick, 7 p.m. To report scores, call 1-888-PIT-TRIB. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Central Catholic’s Trautman commits to DaytonPark. Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at charlan@trib
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Park. Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at charlan@tribweb.com or via Twitter @CHarlan_Trib. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Irwin OKs two-mill tax hikeneeds fix, but some question new design Westmoreland Transit natural gas stati
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needs fix, but some question new design Westmoreland Transit natural gas station to open Thursday Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County ratifies 5-year contract with 246 employees Lunch ladies at Hempfield school get a taste of... Read more
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Alle-Kiski girls basketball teams find early successApollo-Ridge (2-1), Plum (0-3) at Hampton (1-1), Springdale (0-3) at Sto-Rox (3
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Apollo-Ridge (2-1), Plum (0-3) at Hampton (1-1), Springdale (0-3) at Sto-Rox (3-0) and Highlands (0-3) at Burrell (1-2). Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Alle-Kiski Valley Athletes of the Week: St. Joseph’s Grant Bendis, Kiski Area’s Harley HollowaySalted caramel is my favorite, and I make that a lot. Favorite subject at scho
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Salted caramel is my favorite, and I make that a lot. Favorite subject at school? William Whalen is a freelance writer. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Mars’ Johnson commits to Bucknellcommit. Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at charlan@tr
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commit. Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at charlan@tribweb.com or via Twitter @CHarlan_Trib. Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up Westmoreland athletes of the... Read more
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Westmoreland County basketball notebook: Penn-Trafford heads to Florida, scorers heating up | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
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Firefighters battling house fire in Washington Townshiphouse fire in Washington Township Firefighters from three communities were fig
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house fire in Washington Township Firefighters from three communities were fighting a house fire in Washington Township, Westmoreland County Wednesday night. The fire at 149 Highview Drive was reported shortly before 6 p.m. The initial call was... Read more
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MAWC ratifies five-year contract with 246 employeescontract with 246 employees A new five-year labor contract for rank-and-file e
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contract with 246 employees A new five-year labor contract for rank-and-file employees at the Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County was ratified on Wednesday The agreement, which calls for annual average raises of 2.5 percent in each of... Read more
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Westmoreland Transit natural gas station to open Thursdaydead in Penn State Beaver shooting; no students involved A Westmoreland Coun
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dead in Penn State Beaver shooting; no students involved A Westmoreland County Transit Authority bus pulls out onto Lincoln Highway in Greensburg. The Westmoreland County Transit... Read more
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Arnold budget continues to shrink, but revenue dropping even fasterPuet said. “Overall, the tax base is decreasing. If you look, you would find th
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Puet said. “Overall, the tax base is decreasing. If you look, you would find that Arnold is the poorest community in Westmoreland County in terms of per capita tax.” “Our real estate tax revenue is either staying flat or decreasing,“ Horvat... Read more
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Megan’s Law offender from Schuylkill County to stand trial in Westmoreland luring caseluring case Edward J. Frisco, 49, a convicted Megan’s Law offender from Schuyl
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luring case Edward J. Frisco, 49, a convicted Megan’s Law offender from Schuylkill County, was ordered to stand trial in Westmoreland County for allegedly attempting to lure an 11-year-old Hunker girl from her bus stop. A convicted Megan's Law... Read more
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Defense says accused New Kensington cop killer didn’t do it; charges held for courtand having a gun without a permit against Holt, 29, of Vine Street in Harrison'
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and having a gun without a permit against Holt, 29, of Vine Street in Harrison's Natrona neighborhood. He remains in the Westmoreland County jail without bond, awaiting trial. "At first, police thought Harper was the man who shot the officer,"... Read more
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Saint Vincent professor shares drug study findings with state lawmakersCommittee, according to a news release issued Wednesday. Kocian in September p
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Committee, according to a news release issued Wednesday. Kocian in September presented the results of his study in Westmoreland County that looked at how participants got hooked on drugs. “The heroin and opioid crisis is a challenge facing... Read more
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