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  1. Erdman Sr., John H.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Northwest Herald

    John H. Erdman, Sr. Born: July 8, 1926; in Rochester, PA Died: Oct. 16, 2014; in McHenry John H. Erdman, Sr., age 88, of Spring Grove, passed away October 16, 2014, in McHenry. He was born in Rochester, PA on July 8, 1926, the son of Gustave and Mildred Erdman.

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  2. Man sentenced for attempted extortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | 13WHAM

    Rochester/Penn Yan, N.Y. - A Penn Yan man was sentenced Tuesday for attempting to extort money from the Lyons National Bank. Jonathan Karcher, 21, was convicted of attempted extortion and sentenced to 41 months in prison by U.S. District Judge David Larimer.

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  3. Cynthia TrussellRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | People Sentinel

    Cynthia Lynn Huffmyer Trussell, 60, of Barnwell, passed away Friday, October 3, 2014. Mrs. Trussell was born on August 1, 1954 in Rochester, Pa.

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  4. Gertrude 'Trudy' JohnstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Review

    Trudy was born March 4, 1928, in Rochester, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Charles and Lenora Krepps. She was a 1946 graduate of Rochester High School and worked for more than 10 years at the Millersburg Castle.

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  5. Slain driver 'soft spoken,' friend saysRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Those who knew him say Cody Dempsey was an artist, an old soul and a caring uncle, but on Friday afternoon he led police on a chase in a car reported stolen earlier in the day and died in the shootout that ensued on state Route 11. As an investigation unfolds into the death of the 25-year-old Kinsman man, condolences for the family have been pouring out on Facebook alongside questions of what could have provoked the incident. Jeremy Lockard, 36, of Rochester, Pa., remembers meeting Dempsey when he was about 16 years old at his auto shop in Cortland.

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  6. Get Marty: Obscure Pa. Law Causes Battle Between Grieving Family, CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | CBS Local

    A Beaver County family reached out to KDKA and Get Marty after the loss of a loved one and a battle with a local cemetery. When Richard George died from cancer, family member say they already had paperwork indicating he would be buried at Sylvania Hills Memorial Park in Rochester.

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  7. Kmart to close in RochesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Business Journal

    The Kmart in Rochester, Beaver County, is closing by the end of the year. Hoffman Estates, Ill.-based Sears Holdings announced the plans to close the Kmart, days after deciding to shut the Sears department store at Century III Mall in West Mifflin.

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  8. Pegulas reach definitive agreement to buy BillsRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Erie Times News

    ... 2011. Terry Pegula is from Pennsylvania and became a fan of the Sabres in the mid-1970s. Kim is from the nearby Rochester area. FILE - In this April 13, 2013, file photo, Buffalo Sabres' owner Terry Pegula and his wife, Kim Pegula, pose for cameras ...

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  9. Rochester Yoga Festival Back For Big Second YearRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | PRWeb

    A one day yoga festival showcasing both the wide ranging styles of yoga practiced in the Rochester area and some of our talented, enthusiastic local instructors is being held at the Saint John Fisher Varsity Gym on September 21, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. There is a distinct energy that is created when people are doing something they love around others that are also passionate about the same thing.

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  10. SWB franchise sees lower numbers in 2014; GM not worriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... said John Sadak, RailRiders director of media relations and broadcasting. "Pawtucket was way down in April-May. Rochester was way down in April-May. Even Columbus and Lehigh Valley were down. They still did great, but they were down." Crain said the ...

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  11. Lighting Repairs, Upgrades Expected To Cost Beaver Co. Flag Group ThousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | CBS Local

    Repairs are expected to cost thousands of dollars after vandals broke the lights that surrounded the Beaver County Flag Plaza in Rochester.

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  12. Mom Accused Of Leaving Kids Outside Of Store To Stand TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... will head to trial in January. Veitz is accused of leaving her children, ages 4 and 6, alone outside of a Kmart in Rochester for about 20 minutes on Aug. 8. When police arrived, Veitz had slurred speech and was found to have two different kinds of ...

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  13. Talks on Pa. Medicaid plan said to be nearing endRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... of second-degree murder in the death of a woman and her unborn child almost two years ago The University of Rochester has purchased a collection of correspondence between Susan B. Anthony and a fellow women's rights activist. The University of ...

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  14. VA training guide likens vets to Oscar the GrouchRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... of second-degree murder in the death of a woman and her unborn child almost two years ago The University of Rochester has purchased a collection of correspondence between Susan B. Anthony and a fellow women's rights activist. The University of ...

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  15. Pa. man convicted in pregnant woman's deathRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2011 | ABC 27

    ... and sexually assaulted could testify Wednesday in the trial of a former day care worker. The University of Rochester has purchased a collection of correspondence between Susan B. Anthony and a fellow women's rights activist. A young girl abducted ...

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  16. Girl set to testify in Philly school abductionRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2011 | ABC 27

    ... and sexually assaulted could testify Wednesday in the trial of a former day care worker. The University of Rochester has purchased a collection of correspondence between Susan B. Anthony and a fellow women's rights activist. The University of ...

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  17. Skylights high school football: Week 1 scheduleRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | WPXI

    ... Mount Pleasant 7Aliquippa at Mohawk Beaver Falls at Freedom Laurel at New Brighton Neshannock at South Side Beaver Rochester at Union Avonworth at Chartiers-Houston Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic at Northgate Fort Cherry at Our Lady of Sacred Heart ...

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  18. Evelyn C. Brogan, 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Star Press

    ... Pettner (husband, Jim), Beaver, PA and Peg Morehouse, Bader, PA; two brothers, Robert Henderson (wife, Carol), Rochester, PA and Jimmy Henderson (wife, Beth), Pennsylvania; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a ...

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  19. A Sign From A Fallen Soldier - Building's Marker Headed To Beaver County From AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Beaver Countian

    ... in Afghanistan to Sgt. Joshua J. Rimer is now destined for Beaver County. Sgt. Rimer was an engineer Soldier from Rochester who died in 2009 of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle in Zabul Province, ...

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  20. Op-Ed: Bricks And Stones Do Not Hold Memories, The Legacy Of The Brave DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Beaver Countian

    ... Rimer, an engineer Soldier who was assigned to the 4th Engineer Battalion, Fort Carson, Colo. Rimer, a native of Rochester, Pa., died July 22, 2009, in Zabul Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated ...

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