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Labor Day Festivals and Fairs
Some call it the symbolic final weekend of summer. But Labor Day Weekend in these parts has become one of the busiest weekends for festivals featuring live entertainment, and this year is no exception.
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Springettsbury hires first female township manager
The Springettsbury Township Board of Supervisors announced this morning it has a hired a new township manager to replace John Holman, who resigned in May. Denne has served as the manager for the boroughs of Dormont and Ambridge in Pennsylvania, and most recently served as the city manager for Johnstown, Pa.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Trial slated to open in Pa. car wash slaying
Opening statements are expected Thursday in the trial of a man charged in the stabbing death of his estranged girlfriend at a western Pennsylvania car wash a year ago.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Winery to make debut in Portage
But with help from family friend John Bertuzzi and a lot of practice, Krinjeck perfected the process and began to make new wines.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Sentence in 2011 western Pa. slaying upheld
An appeals court has upheld the 25- to 50-year sentence of a man convicted in a 2011 shooting death outside a western Pennsylvania housing project.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
ID card records show Corbett adviser at Ed Dept.
The state Education Department is releasing electronic ID card records that indicate embattled former secretary Ron Tomalis was at headquarters working 126 days this year.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Acquisition talks going well at Conemaugh Health System
Negotiations are progressing well for the acquisition of Conemaugh Health System in Johnstown by for-profit Duke LifePoint Healthcare, a hospital spokeswoman said.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
LCB memo recommends higher mark-up on booze, but isn't likely
It was an internal memo that got leaked, and on Wednesday made public, that suggests the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board could increase its profits next year if it increased its mark-up on each bottle from the current 30 percent to 35 percent.
No death penalty sought in Western Pa. slaying
The Tribune-Democrat of Johnstown reports that Cambria County prosecutors announced Tuesday that they would not seek capital punishment in the case of 33-year-old Joshua Cambric of Johnstown.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
SSgt. Josh Hauser remembers Robin Williams
SSgt. Josh Hauser is a Combat Correspondent for the U.S. Marine Corp. Josh grew up in Johnstown, PA and met Robin Williams when he visited the troops in Iraq.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Moxham shooting suspect pleads
The prosecution of the last of four defendants charged more than two years ago in a drug-related shooting in the Moxham section of Johnstown has been completed.
Police: Duo used door-to-door scam for drug money
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Local News in Brief | Aug. 8, 2014
State police in Greensburg issued three summary citations against Kyle J. Gearhart, 19, of D Street, Johnstown.
Young philanthropists award $50G in grants
The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies' Youth Philanthropy Interns program goes beyond merely teaching job skills.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Suspect accused of raping unconscious victim waives preliminary hearing
A Johnstown man will go to trial, charged with raping an unconscious victim. Michael Kitzmiller, 38, of the 100 block of Garfield Street, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Thursday before District Judge Michael Musulin of Johnstown.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Western Pa. hit by federal Ejuror scam
The 25-county federal court district in western Pennsylvania has been targeted by an email identity theft scam that seeks personal information from residents who are falsely told they're being contacted about jury duty.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Yorker third in Distinguished Young Women program
York County's representative for the Distinguished Young Women scholarship program took home awards Saturday at the state competition in Johnstown, Pa.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Flood City Music Festival with Boz Scaggs and more
The Flood City Music Festival, a 3 day roots music concert, continues through tomorrow night.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Vietnam veterans will be honored
Tom Caulfield, director of Community Veterans Initiatives of Johnstown, said Thursday the Vietnam Era was among the most divisive in the nation's history.