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  1. DA charges social service worker with stealing from 92-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A worker at a social service organization in McKees Rocks accused of using her power of attorney to steal nearly $66,000 from a 92-year-old woman turned herself in this morning. Barbara Lazear, 61, of Crafton faces charges of theft by deception, receiving stolen property and misapplication of entrusted property and property of government or financial institutions.

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  2. Young couple open house for Crafton tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... was a co-owner of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Downtown's Harris Theater was named for him. The eclectic home he built in Crafton features an open floor plan typical of Shingle-style houses built in the 1870s and 1880s, plus the design elements found in ...

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  3. Crafton house tour features 7 homes, school, churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    What does it take to get a house ready for the Christmas in Crafton House Tour? For Linda Grapes, it was eight days of decorating "from sun up to sun down." The three-story American Foursquare-style brick house in which she and her husband, David, raised seven children, was decorated one week before Thanksgiving and nearly a month before the tour, which will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Dec 14. Seven historic houses built in the early 1900s are featured as well as St. Philip School, which is celebrating its 100th class this year, and St. Philip Church, which is marking its 175th year as a parish.

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  4. Power outage shuts down Carlynton School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Gary Peiffer said this morning, as he worked from home. Carlyton draws students from Carnegie, Rosslyn Farms and Crafton. It has three facilities -- two elementary schools and a junior/senior high school. Mr. Peiffer said the outage hit Monday ...

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  5. Online retailer ModCloth modernizes distribution centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Columbus Dispatch

    While unfilled orders piled up, a new warehouse-management system was installed; 150 warehouse employees went through training; the marketing team sent out cheerful messages about "big, bright and shiny new things happening"; and the customer-care staff chatted up shoppers wondering if that cute dress would show up in time for the party. "I call that a time investment," said Scott Casciato, the company's vice president of service, in a recent interview at the 220,000-square-foot distribution center in Crafton, Pa.

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  6. Career Talk Employers - Now HiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | CBS Local

    UPS Package Delivery Driver Crafton, PA Job ID: PATHO3 UPS is hiring individuals to work as full-time, temporary, seasonal Package Delivery Drivers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs.

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  7. Seegrid AGVs Easily Installed and TrainedRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | PR.com

    ... labor costs, increased productivity, and improved operation efficiencies. Giant Eagle Distribution Center located in Crafton, Pennsylvania, installed and trained Seegrid's Flexible AGVs into their facility easily and quickly. To view the video, go ...

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  8. Seegrid AGVs Easily Installed and TrainedRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | PR Log

    ... labor costs, increased productivity, and improved operation efficiencies. Giant Eagle Distribution Center located in Crafton, Pennsylvania, installed and trained Seegrid's Flexible AGVs into their facility easily and quickly. To view the video, go ...

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  9. Crafton home invasion leaves two people injuredRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Police are investigating a violent home invasion where the victims were attacked with a pipe and robbed of cash inside their home early Tuesday. Crafton police say the intruders wore black bandannas on their face to conceal their identities when they kicked in the front door of the victim's apartment on Coulter Street.

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  10. Burgettstown store sells jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticketRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | O-R Online

    ... earns a $500 selling bonus. For Sunday's drawing, a jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket worth $125,000 was sold at Crafton Giant Eagle, 51 Walsh Road, Pittsburgh. The numbers were 01-08-16-35-38. The prizes must be claimed and the tickets validated before ...

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  11. Jury awards $15.8M to work-zone crash victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... with some exceptions. The Gump family's attorney, Anthony Mengine, said he expects Lane, which has an office in Crafton, to file an appeal. Common Pleas Judge Michael A. Della Vecchia also intimated as much. Damages from the case total about $16.5 ...

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  12. Cash 5 ticket worth $225K sold in Allegheny CountyRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | WPXI

    ... less 25 percent federal withholding. The ticket from Allegheny County was sold at the Sunoco on Noble Avenue in Crafton. The retailer will receive a $500 bonus for selling the ticket. The prizes must be claimed and the tickets validated before the ...

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  13. Groom accused of causing brawl pleads guilty -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... a state trooper who had been accused of assaulting police who intervened. The 33-year-old groom, Mark Williams, of Crafton, pleaded guilty to public drunkenness and disorderly conduct. One of his guests, Brian Taylor, 31, of McKees Rocks, pleaded ...

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  14. Groom accused of causing brawl pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... a state trooper who had been accused of assaulting police who intervened. The 33-year-old groom, Mark Williams, of Crafton, pleaded guilty to public drunkenness and disorderly conduct. One of his guests, Brian Taylor, 31, of McKees Rocks, pleaded ...

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  15. School Board Member Arrested In Wedding Night Brawl A "No Show" At MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... allegedly harassed a pregnant waitress aboard the Gateway Clipper. The groom was 35-year-old Mark Williams of Crafton. His brother, 35-year-old David Williams, is an off-duty Pennsylvania state trooper who is now on leave. Superintendent DeCarbo ...

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  16. Work on I-79 kicks on in the north and southRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... on a second I-79 project in Allegheny County, a $2.8 million resurfacing of the highway between Bridgeville and Crafton, will expand slightly, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Cowan said. Closure of one lane in both ...

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  17. 'Handsy' groom starts wedding brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... her throat, then resisted arrest after getting into a fight with her boyfriend, police said. Mark Williams , 33, of Crafton, Pennsylvania, was charged with riot, harassment and resisting arrest on Monday in the altercation during his wedding cruise ...

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  18. Groom arrested at his own weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... her throat, then resisted arrest after getting into a fight with her boyfriend, police said. Mark Williams, 33, of Crafton, Pennsylvania, was charged with riot, harassment and resisting arrest Monday in the altercation during his wedding cruise ...

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  19. Jumper threat closes Parkway West for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2013 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... THE DEVELOPMENTS ON THE PARKWAY WEST AFTER A MAN CLIMBED UP ONTO AN OVERHEAD PENNDOT SEEN RIGHT AT THE GREEN TREE/CRAFTON EXIT. HE'S SINCE COME DOWN AND TRAFFIC IS BACK TO NORMAL. THIS IS VIDEO OUR CREW GOT THERE AT THE SCENE. YOU CAN SEE THE MAN UP ...

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  20. Emergency Responders Pull Man From Parkway West Traffic SignRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | CBS Local

    The man somehow was able to climb onto a sign near the Green Tree/Crafton exit and was stuck on a small ledge in front of the sign, hanging over an underpass.

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