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Vehicle fire, then crash close Pa. turnpike lanes - DONEGAL — The westbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike between Breezewood and New Stanton remained closed hours after a vehicle fire and a related crash closed them overnight. - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Army Veteran Who Guarded the Border with North Korea Wins CollisionMax Fleet Services of Philadelphia Metal of Honor ... - Edward Ehnow, a 24-year-old U.S. Army veteran who patrolled the armed border between North and South Korea, has been selected as the latest winner of CollisionMax’s Metal of Honor Award. As a result, CollisionMax Fleet Services of Northeast Philadelphia, PA, will repair his 2007 Honda Civic coupe free of charge. (PRWeb April 03, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04 ... - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

3 choirs will perform at Westmont church - Three choirs will present two free concerts within one week at a local church. - Sun, 23 Mar 2014

In brief: Penn State alumni form local chapter - The newly formed Laurel Highlands Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association has been created to better serve alumni, students and fans in Cambria and Somerset counties as well as portions of Blair and Bedford counties. - Mon, 31 Mar 2014

Former Cambria. Co. restaurant owner sentenced in trespassing case - By: WJAC Web Staff EBENSBURG, Pa. -- A former Cambria County bar and restaurant owner has plead guilty to a charge relating to trespassing at the restaurant he used to run. Former City View Bar & Grill owner Andy Lasky pleaded guilty Tuesday at the courthouse in Ebensburg to a lesser charge related to an incident in June 2013 where he refused to leave the portion of the Inclined Plane in ... - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Dreams Blossom will raise funds for special needs - An upcoming fundraiser is designed to help those in need. - Mon, 31 Mar 2014

Girl Scouts will honor women’s achievements - Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania will hold its 37th annual Awards of Distinction dinner April 28 at Sunnehanna Country Club, 1000 Sunnehanna Drive, Westmont. - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

IsoRay Announces Five Presentations at the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) Convention Reporting on the Ongoing ... - IsoRay Inc. , a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications, today announced it will host a booth at the Annual Meeting of the American Brachytherapy ... - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Lawmakers want more aid for cities - Several bills circulating at the Capitol would open improvement zones more quickly or allow smaller cities to participate. Sen. John Wozniak, D-Westmont, wants to make the concept available to more cities the size of Johnstown. - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

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State grants complicate park's sale - The Tribune-Democrat - The authority is a separate organization from the soon-to-be-defunct Westmont Hilltop Recreation Commission, Craft explained at the authority's meeting on Monday. It has been in existence for more than 30 years, but only meets about once a year because ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Local Sports Briefs - The Tribune-Democrat - Cambria Heights 3, Westmont Hilltop 1: In Patton, Josh Serafin had nine strikouts to help the Highlanders hold off the Hilltoppers in a LHAC tilt. Cambria Heights' Joe Kinney had two hits and drove in a run. Westmont Hilltop's Dylan Kmecak hit a double ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Vets courts gain support - The Tribune-Democrat - HARRISBURG — Signs of success are mostly anecdotal in Pennsylvania's special courts for veterans, but judicial officials and lawmakers are so convinced of the program, they're lobbying to expand it. “We know the model works,” said Karen Blackburn, who ... - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Pipeline to carry shale byproducts - The Tribune-Democrat - An 8-inch transmission line crossing Pennsylvania, including four municipalities in Cambria County, is being repurposed to carry some of the by-products from Marcellus and Utica shale production. Called “Mariner East I,” the 300-mile pipeline project ... - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Game 3 pivotal for both teams - The Tribune-Democrat - The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA. Login/Logout; E-Edition; Subscriber Services · Homepage · Latest News · Local News · In the Spotlight · State News · Business · Sports · Tomahawks · Local Sports · College · Pro · Outdoors · Features · Focus on the ... - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Homicides linked to center - The Tribune-Democrat - Police Chief Craig Foust confirmed the name of one victim, who spent almost two months in the facility on Washington Street during 2007, a time period verified by the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections. Foust declined to discuss the other alleged ... - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Volunteers helping to spruce up community - The Tribune-Democrat - JOHNSTOWN — Walls and ceilings inside the Cambria County Library look clean and bright with fresh new coats of paint on them. The work was recently done by inmates from the Johnstown Community Corrections Center. It is the second time residents ... - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

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