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  1. Developers seek zoning change for mill redevelopment in KensingtonRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PlanPhilly

    ... month, a building around the way from Albion Mills caught fire, interrupting subway service . Meanwhile, the New Kensington CDC is still trying to raise money for its planned redevelopment of Orinoka Mills, half a mile north of the Albion Mills ...

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  2. Obituary: Rod H. Altmeyer / Used his broadcasting background to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    Rod H. Altmeyer Sr. was a maven of the textile industry and longtime owner of Altmeyer's Bed, Bath & Home, whose work ethic and vision helped to expand the 74-year-old family business to 11 locations in Western Pennsylvania. He was born in New Kensington and had his own radio show at New Kensington High School.

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  3. Parkway West closures begin tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Post-gazette.com

    ... lanes, lane closures and full overnight and weekend detours as the contractor, Swank Construction Co. of New Kensington, moves from I-79 toward the tunnels. The mainline project is one of three underway, including construction of a fourth outbound ...

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  4. Homicides, suicides, drug overdoses increased in 2014 in Westmoreland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... with nine; Derry Township had seven, Hempfield Township had six and Greensburg had five. Trafford Borough, New Kensington, Monessen, Latrobe and Arnold each had four overdoses. Washington Township, Rostraver Township, North Huntingdon Township, ...

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  5. House of 1,000 Beers may open 2nd location in North HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Business Journal

    The new ownership of House of 1,000 Beers, the New Kensington craft beer restaurant and bottle shop, is zeroing on a second location in the North Hills.

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  6. Best Of The Best: T-Shirts of THON 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Onward State

    ... list! The branch campuses brought their A-game this year. High scores in the creativity column to Penn State New Kensington for shirts adorned with Buzz Lightyear and a great Toy Story pun: "To infinity and be THON'd." AXO and PiKapp are wearing ...

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  7. Officials: Ringgold High School employee under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the past two weeks for inappropriate teacher-student relationships. English teacher Joseph Ruggieri, 40, of New Kensington, was arrested Wednesday, and science teacher Jason Cooper, 38, was arrested Feb. 11. According to Plum police, Mr. Ruggieri ...

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  8. Nursing program at New Kensington collaborates with Citizens School of NursingRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | PressReleasePoint

    Katie Everson, a registered nurse at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, wanted to expand her knowledge of the health care industry. After earning a diploma at Citizens Hospital School of Nursing, she decided to pursue her bachelor's degree in nursing at Penn State New Kensington.

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  9. Amalgam - waiting to open its doors...with YOUR helpRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | University City Review

    ... diversify comics is to diversify the potential pool of comic book creators. Amalgam will be located in the New Kensington neighborhood in Philadelphia. We have already acquired our space and now we are working on the build out. We are planning on ...

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  10. Chicken dinner followed by arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Police looking for a bank robber in New Kensington, Pennsylvania, found suspect Shane Lindsey, 32, two blocks away at a restaurant where he stopped for chicken and biscuits. Officers entered the restaurant hoping its surveillance video might show the suspect passing by, only to spot Lindsey eating at a booth.

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  11. When beauty gets you a free mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Missoula Independent Online

    Curses, Foiled Again Police looking for a bank robber in New Kensington, Pa., found suspect Shane Lindsey, 32, two blocks away at a restaurant where he stopped for chicken and biscuits.

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  12. Penn State alumna shares love of knitting with childrenRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | PressReleasePoint

    ... require concentration," Burgart said. "We are paid back tenfold with their enthusiasm." Burgart grew up in New Kensington, Pennsylvania, and moved to Atlanta shortly after graduation to work as a home economist with Georgia Power Co. from 1962 to ...

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  13. Joy NolaRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | Morning Journal

    She was born Aug. 27, 1975 in Aliquippa, the daughter of Jerry and Linda Wells, and was a lifelong resident of Ohioville Borough. In addition to her parents of Wellsville, she is survived by her husband, Michael Nola II; a son, Michael Stephen Nola III; a stepson, Jacob Michael "Jake" Mallinder; a brother, Jeffrey Wells of New Kensington, Pa.; and two sisters, Lori Coukart of Grove City, Ohio, and Dr. Hope Moser of League City, Texas.

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  14. Campus strives for MLK dream of community service and cooperationRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | PressReleasePoint

    In honor of the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., student volunteers from Penn State New Kensington and other Penn State campuses in western Pennsylvania took on community service projects in Monaca, Pennsylvania. Billed as "Make it a Day On, Not a Day Off," the activities were part of the University's celebration of King's life.

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  15. Michigan State Football: Black History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Isportsweb.com

    ... was the first African-American in history to play quarterback in the National Football league. Born in New Kensington, Pennsylvania, Thrower was an All-American running back out of high school. Recruited by then Michigan State football assistant ...

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  16. Police: Man claimed to be cop in effort to lure girl, 15Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Lewistown Sentinel

    A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he followed a 15-year-old girl in his car and claimed to be a police officer while trying to lure her into his vehicle to "mess around." Police in New Kensington say the girl and her mother reported the incident in November.

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  17. Police: Pennsylvania Man Claimed To Be Cop In Effort To Lure Girl, 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | CBS Local

    ... trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [] NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he followed a 15-year-old girl in his car and claimed to be a ...

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  18. Creighton man charged with luring New Kensington girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... HE IS FACING CHARGES. PITTSBURGH'S "ACTION NEWS 4" REPORTER ASHLIE HARDWAY WITH THE STORY TONIGHT FROM NEW KENSINGTON WEST MORELAND COUNTY. Reporter: POLICE SAID THIS TEEN WAS SMART. SHE PULLED OUT HER iPHONE AND STARTED RECORDING THE CONVERSATION. ...

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  19. Creighton man charged with luring New Kensington girl to 'mess around'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A Creighton man has been charged with luring and attempting to kidnap a 15-year-old girl as she walked home from a tutoring session in Arnold, Westmoreland County. New Kensington police charged William Durci Jr., 44, on Tuesday after a three-month investigation.

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  20. This didn't work out as we had planned, did it?Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... the landfill, where the man was able to crawl out. NOW FOR SOME 'ME TIME' ... A man robbed a bank in downtown New Kensington, Pa., but was caught when he stopped at a restaurant two blocks away for a hearty lunch of chicken and biscuits. EXCUSE ME, ...

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