Edgar E. Blewitt, 87 of Chester, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Stone Pear Pavilion in Chester following a brief illness.
Political candidates perform stand-up at annual fundraiser
On Wednesday, Aug. 13, Allegheny County Department of Human Services held its annual Candidates Comedy Night fundraiser at the Pittsburgh Improv in Homestead, Pa., and raised more than $40,00 to benefit the Music Festival Fund.
Erie Times News
Deer sculpture inspires restoration efforts
When seven artists convened at a defunct iron mill and erected a 40-foot-tall sculpture as ode to the former occupant, they thought it might last a month.
Oriel to release follow-up single
The soft-spoken singer, who originally hails from the Caribbean island of Dominica, recently performed alongside Ziggy Marley at an event which was held at the famed Carnegie Library Music Hall in Homestead, PA.
Centre Daily Times
Police: girlfriend joins Pa. boyfriend in jail
Homestead police say 25-year-old Isiah Tooks of North Versailles was arrested on July 31 and charged with aggravated assault, kidnapping and robbery.
Man, 90, sentenced to prison for Homestead murder
A 90-year-old man, one of the oldest people to be convicted of murder in Allegheny County, was sentenced Thursday to a prison term of no less than six years and no more than 12. William Welsh, who uses a wheelchair and has a variety of health issues, has been in custody at the county jail while awaiting his sentence for killing 58-year-old ... (more)
'Ex-Gay' Pittsburgh Pastor Duane Youngblood Accused Of Molesting Teenage Boy
Duane Youngblood, author of Freedom From Homosexuality: No Longer Living The Lie and owner of the Higher Call World Outreach Church in Homestead, Pennsylvania, has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a teenager.