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Cops: Pa. worker took bribes for driver's licenses
A former state driver's license examiner has been charged with taking bribes from immigrants, mostly from the Asian country of Bhutan, who were given licenses without having to pass driving tests.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Editorials from around Pennsylvania
Coming on the heels of a report noting that total revenue from Pennsylvania slot machines for November was down 1.3 percent from last November, the state Senate last week passed a resolution, calling for a study of gambling in Pennsylvania, including the possibility of legalizing online gambling.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Scottdale woman's donation of wheelchair helps combat her own grief
A Scottdale woman has found a way to pay forward the kindness a community showed to her family when vandals destroyed her late son's wheelchair.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Valerus to sell field solutions business for $435M
Valerus will assemble large horsepower compressor components in its Smithfield, Pennsylvania facility.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
State Police Seek Suspect In Fayette Co. ATV Thefts
State Police in Fayette County are asking for help from the public as they work to track down a suspect in several recent ATV thefts.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Code Enforcement Office Cracks Down On Uniontown Landlord
A code enforcement officer is cracking down on a landlord in Fayette County, threatening to condemn his properties and forcing his tenants out into the cold.
New hotels coming to Millvale, Connellsville
Pittsburgh's burgeoning hotel market is beginning to reach into communities that hasn't seen them before.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
SUV with woman, children inside crashes into Fayette County house
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Car crashes into German Township home; At least 1 person hurt
Fayette County 911 dispatchers said at least one person was hurt when a car crashed into a home in German Township Thursday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Deal set in theft of $31K in gasoline
Dec. 04 --A former Goodwill Industries employee who told police he bought $31,174 worth of gasoline on a stolen Fayette County credit card to make good on a drug debt has a tentative plea bargain that calls for up to two years in prison.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Motorists in Pennsylvania pose threat to deer life
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Roadways aren't just filled with shoppers. Dead deer have littered roads of Pennsylvania in increasing numbers for weeks.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Utility's bid for hauling coal ash by barge could get approval on fast track
FirstEnergy Corp.'s controversial plan to barge more than 3.5 million tons of coal ash a year on the Ohio and Monongahela rivers to a new disposal site in Fayette County could be approved by the state before the public gets a chance to fully comment on important parts of the proposal, according to four environmental organizations.
Wiccan services to be allowed at Pennsylvania prison
Fayette County Prison board members accepted Kathryn Jones' request Wednesday to be permitted to hold Wiccan services at the prison, the Pittsburgh Post-Tribune reported.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Police: Pa. man stole credit card
Nov. 27 -- The Pennsylvania State Police arrested a man Monday accused of stealing a credit card and charging more than $30,000 on it.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The York Daily Record
Autopsy set on W. Pa. purse-snatching victim, 82
An autopsy has been planned for 82-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania woman who suffered a broken hip when her purse was snatched eight months ago.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Ski resorts in western Pennsylvania opening on Friday
No date has yet been determined for the opening but if you are ready to ski, two resorts will be opening on Friday in the western part of the state.
Photos released of Fayette County burglary suspect
Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Stefani Plume said the photos were taken by a game camera outside the Connellsville Township home.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Masontown churchgoers 'sick in the heart' after volunteer was beaten while sleeping inside home
Churchgoers at Saint Francis in Masontown are sending their prayers to a volunteer who was attacked and severely beaten inside her home.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Woman, 59, badly injured during apparent home invasion
Police said a 59-year-old Fayette County woman was severely injured during an apparent home invasion in Nicholson Township early Thursday morning.
PA: Ex-Bus Driver to be Tried in 2nd Sex Assault
A former Fayette County bus driver serving a two- to four-year sentence for assaulting a mentally disabled student was held for trial Wednesday on charges of rape, sexual assault and corruption of minors in an incident involving another teen.