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“Pittsburgh Dad’ features wife, kids in new short film

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 19:33:52 EST

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Did you grow up in Pittsburgh in the late eighties? If so, or even if you didn’t, you need to spend the next 15 minutes ...(image)

Soon-to-be-furloughed Freeport workers denied federal trade impact aid

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 01:21:46 EST

(image) Fred Sammons has been employed at Freeport Brick for 7 years. Once he is laid off, Sammons plans to attend school to become a radiology technician. Photo taken Thursday, July 20, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYugP$le5FLM68AcdOXhoW$MWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
John Toy wants his future employer to know he is not afraid to work hard. Toy unloaded bricks fired from a kiln to a skid ...(image)

Apollo-Ridge School District’s business manager gets raise, second title

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 23:00:03 EST

(image) Apollo-Ridge School District Business Manager Jennie Ivory has been promoted to assistant superintendent but is retaining her managerial duties." src = "$8tzM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuQoR0LAb8Yi38TS3MUejV$WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
For the first time in five years, the Apollo-Ridge School District will have an assistant superintendent. Business Manager Jennie Ivory, 58, has been promoted to ...(image)

Springdale delays action on several ordinances

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 23:00:02 EST

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Springdale Council has delayed final approval on eight new and updated ordinances until Aug. 15 in order to adjust some of the proposals. Solicitor Craig ...(image)

West Deer OKs plan for event center barn

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 23:00:01 EST

(image) A West Deer couple plans to turn this barn along Deer Creek Road into an event center." src = "$4FLu5hwXfZV4as$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsyBGrpnO70WdYBeZZoCuT0WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A new event center barn is expected to open within the next year in West Deer. Supervisors in a 5-1 vote approved development of Starling ...(image)

Children used in attempted thefts

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 21:42:50 EST

It’s a strange world we live in when children are used as the implements of crimes. Just a day after a Springdale woman was arrested ...(image)

Emissions from Pennsylvania, other states cited in Maryland filing

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 21:39:51 EST

The state of Maryland has taken issue with the emissions produced by 36 coal-fired power plants located in other states, including some in Pennsylvania, and ...(image)

At Deer Lakes Park gathering, GOP committee members back Trump in White House shake-up

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 17:06:52 EST

(image) Bronco Brnardic talks with Bryan Madeya during the Multi-Township Republican Picnic at Deer Lakes Park in West Deer on Saturday, July 22, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtf2TD4rNem1pBiZX$S_Y2aWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The Friday resignation of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer following the appointment a new communications director indicates that President Trump will now turn his ...(image)

Wall project to bring together Natrona

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:54:48 EST

(image) Artist Stevo Sadvary, 59, of Stowe shows a dry fit color combination for a mastic piece at the Community Garden along Federal Street in Natrona on Tuesday July 18, 2017." src = "$mxyXvM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYt4efKnjb2wi8lqK25MZIZuWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Stevo Sadvary knelt in front of a cement board in the shape of a tomato in Natrona’s Community Garden on Tuesday afternoon to demonstrate how ...(image)

Sweeps program targets Tarentum code violators

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:00:47 EST

When Tarentum code enforcement officer Chris Fabec walks through the borough Thursday looking for code violators, he won’t be going alone. A line of police ...(image)

Alle-Kiski Valley Center for Active Adults gets upgrades, new programs

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:00:47 EST

(image) At the Alle-Kiski Valley Center for Active Adults, Tai Chi instructor Alice Knopel of Lower Burrell works with her class on Wednesday, July 19, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYupwbxF$4LfUKZdR0TOb_poWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Some big changes have arrived at the Alle-Kiski Valley Center for Active Adults in New Kensington. The activity room of the center, formerly known as ...(image)