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Tuesday Aug 19 | O-R Online

Washington drivers to see paving, closures in Route 19 corridor

Work on the Locust-Highland-Ridge project is continuing with the Locust Avenue connection beginning to take shape Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Washington, PA

Tuesday Aug 19 | Business Journal

Informational pickets planned at Sherwood Oaks

Informational pickets were planned Tuesday afternoon at a UPMC long-term care facility in Butler County, where unionized workers have been working without a contract since July 31. The Service Employees International Union represents about 150 housekeepers, nurse assistants and other hourly workers at Sherwood Oaks in Cranberry Township, an SEIU ... (more)

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Related Topix: Long Term Care, Health, Cranberry Township, PA, Pittsburgh, PA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

Concordia Lutheran Ministries buys the Cedars

A Butler County long-term care provider continues to expand through acquisition, this time in Pittsburgh's eastern suburbs.

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Related Topix: Long Term Care, Health, Cabot, PA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Butler Eagle

Man who jumped from bridge left truck on span

His body was found under the bridge near the Butler-Freeport Community Trail, said Sgt.

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Related Topix: Kittanning, PA, Armstrong County, PA

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Centre Daily Times

Pennsylvania's veterans affairs committee meets in Boalsburg

In continuing with the theme of military and veterans care, the state's Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee met at the Pennsylvania Military Museum on Tuesday to hear about programs and services offered to commonwealth veterans and their families.

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Related Topix: Life, Pennsylvania, Veteran Affairs, Boalsburg, PA, Luzerne, PA

Business Journal

Houlihan's closes Plymouth Meeting location

The Houlihan's Restaurant and Bar at 601 W. Germantown Pike in Plymouth Meeting, Pa.

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Related Topix: Plymouth Meeting, PA, Bala Cynwyd, PA, Warrington, PA, Hershey, PA, Cranberry Township, PA

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Erie Times News

Route 98 bridge construction to begin by fall

Demolition and reconstruction of the Route 98 bridge over Interstate 90 in Fairview Township is now scheduled to begin in mid-September.

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WPXI

Man killed in Connoquenessing crash

A Butler County man died in a crash on Route 68 in Connoquenessing Friday night.

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Related Topix: Connoquenessing, PA, Renfrew, PA

Pocono Record

Statewide initiative aims to preserve farmland in Pennsylvania

Before Bill Iams began raising beef cattle and planting acres of hay on a farm in southern Washington County, five generations worked the soil and raised livestock there.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Washington County, PA, Agriculture, Science, Amity, PA, Westmoreland County, PA

Fri Aug 08, 2014

PennLive.com

Pa. man accused of ending violent domestic dispute by duct-taping live-in girlfriend

Gary Tichansky, 29, allegedly duct-taped his live-in girlfriend's arms to her body so she couldn't leave their apartment following a domestic dispute.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Butler Eagle

Succop Conservancy gets new name

The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania renamed the property to better reflect Audubon's connection to nature and the property's long standing openness to the public, the society announced Thursday.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Police: Couple in murder-suicide were divorcing

Police say a woman who had been living in Cranberry Township, apart from her husband, was shot several times at the couple's home.

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Related Topix: Cranberry Township, PA, Suicide

The Citizens' Voice

Olszewski: Lawsuit claims 'malicious attack'

Former Luzerne County Judge Peter Paul Olszewski Jr. has responded to references made about him in a civil racketeering lawsuit filed against former area attorney Robert Powell.

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Related Topix: Luzerne County, PA, Avoca, PA, Allegheny County, PA

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

2 dead in possible murder-suicide in Jackson Township

State police in Butler are investigating the deaths of Dana Miller, 47, and Jeffrey Miller, 52, at a home on Evans Road.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Police: Man duct-taped girlfriend after argument

A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges that he attacked his live-in girlfriend and duct-taped her arms so she couldn't leave their home after an argument.

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