Kent E. Ritchey
Surviving are two daughters: Lucy Weiss of Altoona and Laurie Stephens of Raleigh, N.C.; a son, Aaron of Hollidaysburg; five grandchildren: Ashley and Robert Robinson, Joshua and Alyce Ritchey and Matthew Stephens; six great-grandchildren; a sister, June Stultz of Hollidaysburg; and his loving longtime companion, Mary Reffner of Dayton, Ohio.
Trending on the Topix Network
Wed Mar 05, 2014
44 Years a Prisoner: The Case of Eddie Conway
Marshall "Eddie" Conway walked free from prison this week, just one month shy of 44 years behind bars.
Kennett Twp. Police probing fatal crash
The Kennett Township Police Department is seeking the public's help as it continues to investigate a fatal one-vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 1:48 p.m. in the 1100 block of East Baltimore Pike.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Police Reports: Accident with Injury, Burglary and Robbery
Athens-Clarke County Police Media Release , March 4. ACCIDENT WITH INJURY Around 1530 March 3 Willie Slim Jordan of Spring Valley Rd, driving a 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, was east bound on Broad St in the inside lane.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Celebrating 'March is Red Cross Month'
In honor of the 72nd annual "March is Red Cross Month," the American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania will launch several initiatives, bask in the red glow of select Philadelphia landmarks, and host several events, including its signature Red Ball.
Zoning change approved, finally, for Franklin Mint site
MIDDLETOWN TWP. A decade after the Franklin Mint closed, its round museum building still sits vacant along busy Baltimore Pike in Delaware County.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Erie Times News
In Brief: House fire spread from pickup truck
A fire that heavily damaged an East Lake Road home on Thursday night started in a pickup truck in the driveway, fire investigators said Friday.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
John L. Street Library Notes for February 26
Press Release email@example.com Lego Night is tomorrow night!! We are all very excited!! You can still register for a fun night of Legos, food, prizes and FUN!! "Pam's Pick" this week is "Still Life with Break Crumbs" by Anna Quindlen, this is a deeply moving and funny story of unexpected love.
National Roundup: Pittsburgh's young entrepreneurs, Denver's newest breweries
Pop City is one of 22 publications run by Issue Media Group, a Detroit-based media company.
Neshaminy High School editors honored by media group
LANGHORNE Two editors at Neshaminy High School's student newspaper, which was in the national spotlight in the fall after it banned publication of the word Redskin , were among the recipients of a student journalism award from the Pennsylvania News Media Association, the paper announced Tuesday.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
American flag that flew in Afghanistan on display in Delco
MEDIA An American flag that flew in Afghanistan with U.S. Air Force Maj. Louis Bellace of Media will be on display in the Delaware County Government Center.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The untold story of eight brave citizens
This book is in some ways hacky-full of liberal clichA©s, organized eccentrically, and showing signs of last-minute emendation.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
How hospitals stay open in all this crappy weather
Ann Marie Brooks, Riddle Hospital's vice president of patient care, and Gary Perecko, president of the Media, Pa., medical center, serve a warm breakfast to employees and physicians last week as a way to thank them for staying overnight and working throughout snow, sleet, and freezing weather.
Delco rail to trail plan still on track
MEDIA The old Chester Creek Branch lines of the Pennsylvania Railroad will one day be open for recreation if plans to build a multiuse trail move forward.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Greater Philadelphia: Historic arboretums
Few cities can boast the rich history, impressive acreage and tremendous specimens of trees, shrubs and ornamental plantings of these historic arboretums.
SHOOK: People Take to Social Media After Loud Boom
Tweets with the word "shook" skyrocketed moments after a loud thunder clap was heard about 10:20 a.m. Was it an earthquake? No, the loud boom heard was thunder.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Village Voice
PREMIERE: Schtompa Remix of Sol Cat's 'Keep Your Heat'
"It's pretty rad to see another artist dissect and give another perspective on your song, especially someone you are a fan of," says Brett Hammann of Nashville band Sol Cat.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
March against domestic violence held downtown
Ka'sandra Wade was killed by her ex-boyfriend a little more than a year ago. On Friday morning, a march calling for an end to domestic violence was held in Downtown Pittsburgh.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Nor'easter, Take 2: 'Gonna be a wild night'
SEPTA will halt all bus and rail operations at 10 p.m., officials announced this afternoon while the region awaits round two of a nor'easter that has dumped up to 16 inches of snow on the Philadelphia region.
Grant money purchased mansion site in Delco
MEDIA The Natural Lands Trust announced that it had received $5.7 million in grants from the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and the Marcellus Legacy Fund.