Westmoreland

Penn Township family operation raising 1,820 pheasants for sale to sportsmen's groups

Cheryl Fallat of Penn Township is in the middle of a huge task — raising about 1,820 baby pheasants to sell to sportsmen's clubs in ...

Murrysville man's volunteer service to Westinghouse retirees group noted

Maury Fey's retirement has kept him just as busy — if not busier — than when he worked full-time as a special projects manager for ...

Newsmaker: Chelsea Henry

Chelsea Henry Noteworthy: Henry was named Outstanding Senior by the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She was recommended for the award by Westmoreland County ...

Greensburg prayer vigil to recall Orlando nightclub shooting victims

When someone asked Gretchen Peske why Greensburg hadn't planned a prayer vigil for the 49 people who died in the June 12 Orlando nightclub shootings, ...

Greensburg ordinances would cover LED signs, food trucks

Greensburg officials are almost finished drafting two long-promised ordinances to regulate divisive issues raised by business owners. One would permit businesses to erect LED signs as ...

Pain of loss drives Derry family's nonprofit work

When the doctor asked if they would like to see their baby, Sean and Paige Green did not know what to expect. Then they saw him, ...

Bishop of the people Malesic marks year with Roman Catholic Diocese of Greensburg

Growing up Roman Catholic, Joanna Stillwagon was in awe of the church's bishops. They were venerated, exalted, revered. Then Stillwagon, 69, of Unity met Edward C. Malesic, ...

Festival benefits Scottdale family's recovery from Youngwood car crash

As Sandy Santmyer watches her family recover from a nearly fatal car crash last month, she said it's like "witnessing miracles every day." Santmyer's daughter and ...

Police say Derry Township man ordered pit bull to attack state trooper

A Derry Township man attempting to resist arrest allegedly ordered one of his pit bulls to attack a state trooper, who suffered a bite in ...

Paterno Lite? Duquesne Beer thinks it's a winner

Stunned by last year's wildly successful introduction of the first craft beer in a legacy series named after late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, ...

Missing for decades in Korea, 'true American hero' laid to rest

It would have been enough for Patricia Lyons and Adrian Davis to bury their uncle's remains and give him a proper funeral. But they also got ...

Norwin school board: Baseball team will get its home field back next year

About two dozen Norwin baseball team boosters were promised this week that the defending WPIAL Class AAAA champions will have a field to call home ...

Ligonier Township plans to survey residents about community's present, future

Ligonier Township planners Thursday approved a community survey that residents could receive in July to direct the municipality in its development of a comprehensive plan ...

Suspect in attempted carjacking at Hempfield Wal-Mart will stand trial

After a Grapeville man waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he held a knife to a woman's throat and threatened to cut ...

Traffic restrictions to start on Turnpike 66

Northbound traffic on the Pennsylvania Turnpike's Amos K. Hutchinson Expressway will be restricted to a single lane beginning 6 a.m. Monday while crews repair concrete ...

1 dead in Murrysville car crash

Firefighters, Murrysville Police and the Westmoreland County Coroner's Office inspect the scene of a fatal, one-car accident along Meadowbrook Road in Murrysville on Friday, June ...

Rostraver police look for 2 men in armed robbery at pawn shop

Rostraver police are seeking information about two men who reportedly robbed the Cash for Gold pawn shop just outside Belle Vernon Friday afternoon. The armed robbery ...

Export couple charged after argument where teen was struck

An Export man allegedly hit his 14-year-old stepson in the chest and spit in his face multiple times during an argument in August. In addition, the ...

Burglars leave $10K in damage at Latrobe Speedway concession stand

Dennis Bates was expecting to do a routine inventory check when he arrived at the Latrobe Speedway's concession stand Tuesday. Instead, he found a door smashed ...

In its 8th year, PA Hero Walk continues to aid veterans

Tucker McCullough said the military has given him everything. The 42-year-old Kittanning resident spent two decades in the Army National Guard and is an Iraq War ...


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