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  1. Fuel cell maker adding operations in Mount PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Journal

    WATT Fuel Cell Corp., a Port Washington, N.Y. -based maker of fuel cell components and systems, is moving its manufacturing operations to Westmoreland County, the Tribune-Review reported . The $2.3 million project is expected to add 33 jobs over the next three years at the Mount Pleasant Glass Centre.

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  2. Police: Man lying in road struck by car, killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    Authorities said a man lying in the road in front of a western Pennsylvania high school was struck and killed by a car. Officials in Westmoreland County said the accident happened shortly after 1:40 a.m. Monday in front of Yough High School in Sewickley Township.

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  3. Possible case of enterovirus reported at Westmoreland County day careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A letter was sent to parents, warning them that a 3-year-old student in their preschool may have the enterovirus. VIDEO: Watch Marcie Cipriani's report Kate Berger, director of JB's Bright Beginnings, sent the letter Friday to let parents know that the facility is watching for symptoms closely, taking precautions and asking that parents do, too.

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  4. Man hit by car in Sewickley Township diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Authorities say David Pedder, 54, of North Huntingdon, was apparently lying in the road across from Yough High School when he was struck by a car in Sewickley Township, Westmoreland County. AND CHEF HUGGED RUN OVER BY A CAR JUST ACROSS FROM SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL.

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  5. Man hit by car near Yough High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    The accident happened around 1:40 a.m. Monday on Lowber Road in Sewickley Township, Westmoreland County. The man was identified as David Pedder, 54, of North Huntingdon.

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  6. New Overdose Task Force in SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... throughout the United States have implemented overdose task forces to combat their own local epidemics. Westmoreland County in Pennsylvania currently uses a task force to identify the roots of heroin overdoses in their area. Los Angeles has had an ...

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  7. 2 paroled after pleas in drug-related slaying caseRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Two women have been paroled after pleading guilty to charges stemming from the drug-related slaying of a man in western Pennsylvania almost two years ago. Twenty-four-year-old Tiffany Blattenberger and 25-year-old Danielle Clawson each pleaded guilty Thursday in Westmoreland County to robbery conspiracy.

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  8. Pittsburgh's Action Weather Midday ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... AS THAT FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. WE STILL HAVE SHOWERS ASSOCIATED WITH THAT. YOU SEE THAT DOWN IN WESTMORELAND COUNTY AS YOU LOOK BACK INTO AREAS LIKE MORGANTOWN, GREENE COUNTY, FAYETTE. STILL SCATTERED SHOWERS SOUTH OF PITTSBURGH. MOST OF THEM ...

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  9. ShaleNET Workforce Forum Slated for Nov. 5-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | GantDaily.com

    ... orum is organized by the Shale Training and Education Center (ShaleTEC), ShaleNET, Penn State Extension, Westmoreland County Community College, the Pennsylvania College of Technology and Tri-County Oil and Gas Expo.

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  10. Health happenings for Tuesday, September 9, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... an Anchors Aweigh Gala on Sept. 19 at the Westmoreland Country Club, 7100 Mellon Road, Penn Township, Westmoreland County. Hors d'oeuvres are being served during a complimentary cocktail hour beginning at 6 p.m., followed by a live auction featuring ...

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  11. Charleroi woman dies in Westmoreland County crashRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | O-R Online

    A passenger in a Tri-County Access vehicle that struck a utility pole in the 1100 block of Donner Avenue in Monessen was pronounced dead at 7:53 p.m. Monday.

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  12. Harrisburg officials tour blighted areas with bipartisan group of state legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | PennLive.com

    ... se the enormity of the problem and discuss solutions." Staffers from the offices of Sen. Jim Brewster, D-Westmoreland County and Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa, D-Allegheny County, also attended the tour.

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  13. Car Crashes Into Jeannette Pizza ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | CBS Local

    Cleanup and repairs are underway at a Westmoreland County pizza shop after a vehicle slammed into the business this morning. Heinz Field currently plays host to the six-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers as well as the Pitt Panthers football team.

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  14. Knoch keeps its grip, beats Greensburg SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    If Knoch thought the hour-plus ride from Butler County to Westmoreland County was long, the second half of the Knights' Friday night game at Greensburg Salem probably felt like eternity. After dominating play and leading by three touchdowns early in the third quarter, Knoch overcame some critical miscues and withstood a furious rally to defeat Greensburg Salem, 19-14, in the Class AAA Greater Allegheny Conference.

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  15. Operation Football: Connellsville at Penn-TraffordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... FOR A TOUCHDOWN. 51-7. CONNELLSVILLE COMES NORTH TO FACE PENN-TRAFFORD. BEAUTIFUL NIGHT FOR FOOTBALL IN WESTMORELAND COUNTY. INDIANS UP 17-5 IN THE THIRD QUARTER, JUST GETTING STARTED. THE FUMBLE SNAPS. THE BALL GOES TO DEVIN, NICE BEFORE HE WAS ...

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  16. Westmoreland County Community College dedicates Advanced Technology CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Westmoreland County Community College today dedicated its $13.8 million Advanced Technology Center at RIDC-Westmoreland in Mount Pleasant at a ceremony that attracted about 250 people. WCCC President Tuesday Stanley announced that the center was named to the Manufacturing Institute's M-List which recognizes teaching manufacturing students to industry standards.

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  17. Father enters guilty plea in shaking death of 2-month-old daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... in prison. He will be sentenced within 90 days. He said, "no comment," as he was escorted out of the Westmoreland County Courthouse. "No amount of time and no amount of anything will bring my daughter back, but knowing he will pay for what he did is ...

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  18. Former school added to historic registerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | New Jersey Herald

    The Concord School is a one-room school in Loyalhanna Township, Westmoreland County, not far from the Loyalhanna Dam. On Aug. 23, it received a distinction never before bestowed on a school in the county.

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  19. Residents, business owners fed up with Harrison City-Export Road workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Residents and business owners in the Penn Township area have another end date for the Route 130 construction project that has already dragged on months longer than initially planned. VIDEO: Watch Ashlie Hardway's report Residents and about 30 business owners met with leaders from PennDOT, Westmoreland County and the township to ask questions and get answers about the project's delay and its new projected completion date.

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  20. East Xtra: This rivalry strikes close to homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... the top rival of either program, the recent history of the game suggests a bit more importance than just Westmoreland County bragging rights. Beating Norwin, meanwhile, helped propel the Spartans into the playoffs in both of Bowen's two seasons as ...

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