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Salem couple unswayed on Mariner East 2 pipeline project as Spectra explosion anniversary nears

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:04 EST

(image) Crews work along Route 22 in Delmont at the site of Sunoco’s new Mariner East 2 pipelines on Tuesday, April 11, 2017." src = "$rG$vl6bnG3zq9rx_ZSc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYs74Xd2$UNBqDrT5a6GAASnWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Out of sight, out of mind doesn’t quite cut it for some Salem residents when it comes to underground pipelines. “We came for peace and ...(image)

Greensburg Diocese holds second outdoor Divine Mercy service

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:06:55 EST

(image) Bishop Edward C. Malesic leads the eucharist procession during the outdoor Divine Mercy Sunday Eucharistic Service at St. Clair Park in Greensburg on Sunday, April 23, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsq10QJVGpgE7cmq59AAG2kWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Allergies didn’t stop Annette O’Donnell from going to an outdoor church service Sunday afternoon. “We were called here, God called us and gave us the ...(image)

Blessing of the Bikes draws crowd in Murrysville

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:39:52 EST

(image) The Rev. Dan Lawrence blesses the attendees during the annual Blessing of the Bikes at Murrysville Alliance Church on Sunday, April 23, 2017." src = "$8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuIToA3bALNx9P9Dro_rt7uWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Thousands of motorcyclists turned out Sunday for Murrysville Alliance Church’s annual Blessing of the Bikes. Motorcycles lined parking lots and side roads on both sides ...(image)

Greensburg Salem senior’s project offers look into fellow students’ minds

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:00:05 EST

(image) Greensburg Salem student Ariana Bisel with her senior project and art installation, "Unsent Project," at Pennsylvania Avenue Park in Greensburg, Pa., on Friday April 7, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsvOs70HRTLIDyqJ$rWmvRjWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The colorful display in Greensburg’s Pennsylvania Avenue Park is one part art installation, one part psychological experiment. Almost 200 cards have been affixed to a ...(image)

Westmoreland County commissioners reject review of $1.6M workers’ compensation contract

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:00:05 EST

Westmoreland County commissioners rejected a request from Controller Jeff Balzer for an independent review of a contract they approved with an outside insurance firm to ...(image)

3 vie for district judge spot in North Huntingdon, Irwin, North Irwin

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:00:03 EST

(image) Wayne Gongaware, longtime assistant district attorney, stands for a portrait on April 1, 2016." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYupRKr_aYqZk0CCcveyGBDaWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Voters in North Huntingdon, Irwin and North Irwin will choose among a former Westmoreland County assistant district attorney, a veteran attorney and a pharmacist to ...(image)

Newsmaker: Melissa Marks

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:00:02 EST

(image) Melissa Marks, associate professor and director of the Secondary Education Program at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYt9TCPqinWDbpsugpccFu0cWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Newsworthy: Marks was recently one of four University of Pittsburgh faculty members to receive the 2017 Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award. The award recognizes excellence in ...(image)

Westmoreland County Transit Authority to review, revise commuter routes

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:00:01 EST

After years of steady growth, ridership on Westmoreland County Transit Authority’s fixed route and commuter bus service has slowed this year, prompting a comprehensive review ...(image)

Mt. Pleasant teen gets Make-A-Wish surprise

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 17:00:47 EST

(image) Brady Hunker, center, a 15-year-old cancer survivor, reacts as Samara Silverstein, right, Make-A-Wish development coordinator for greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia, and Emily Hutsko, president of the Seton Hill student athlete advisory committee, announce the fulfillment of his wish to travel to Aruba to scuba dive at Seton Hill University in Greensburg on Saturday, April 22, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtx6ydu$fiEcY4K1dgEdHvIWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A 15-year-old cancer survivor from Mt. Pleasant attended a baseball doubleheader at Seton Hill Saturday to support the Make-A-Wish organization. His family, university athletes and ...(image)

Rostraver in finals for Hockeyville USA

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:18:49 EST

(image) The Rostraver Ice Gardens in Rostraver Township has made the semifinals to host an NHL preseason game." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvVPDlJhduq5gQ$9aJUPU8gWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The Rostraver Ice Garden remains in the running for a top prize of $150,000 and to host a 2017-18 NHL preseason game. The 52-year-old storied ...(image)

Area school districts offer students chances at real-life work through internships, mentorships

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 11:06:49 EST

(image) Genevieve Shultz (left), a 17 year old senior at Ligonier Valley High School, works on developing her marketing plan during her internship with Pilates instructor Misty Cauthen, owner of Dragonfly Pilates Studio in Murrysville, on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Shultz is working with Cauthen to prepare for her instructor certification, while also learning about how to develop a brand and create a voice on social media, so that she is prepared to run her own business in the future." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu0U0sR$ejNun2kvbJtfcoKWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Alex Marsh held Jack steady as Ligonier veterinarian Dr. Constance Matson performed a routine exam on the Labrador-shepherd mix. For Marsh, 18, of Fairfield, corralling ...(image)