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March 30, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Water meter installation almost complete

Installation of 89 water meters in Defiance is mostly complete, officials said Tuesday. ... More...

Special Sections


Construction to begin on bridge in Pavia Twp.

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Construction for the Route 869 (Burnt House Road) bridge, spanning Bobs Creek... More...

Chestnut Ridge preschool receives perfect score on state evaluation

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge Preschool Program recently received a perfect score of 332 in... More...

Public meeting to show Chalybeate Dunning Creek Bridge rehabilitation

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will conduct an open house and... More...


Chair undermines inquiry

Guest editorial

During the Senate Watergate Committee investigation in 1973, one of the toughest inquisitors into... More...

Old Photo Album

The Rainsburg Public School students of 1948 met in the Allegheny Seminary in the... More...

The ratholes of Washington

Ratholes. Both parties in Washington can't stop going down their favorite rathole.  And the... More...

Rebels and Rye returns for a night of history, fun

The Second Annual Rebels & Rye, A Call To Auction, event is ready to go with rifles, ruffians,... More...

Local grower discusses agricultural issues in DC

FISHERTOWN — Ridgetop Orchards was among nearly 60 apple growers from across the country who... More...

Top of th' Morning

A produce giveaway is set for Friday.  Only a few items are available, according to Bedford... More...


Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-23
Walter D. Carlin Jr. - 2018-02-22
Ronald John McEldowney - 2018-02-22
Harold C. O'Brien - 2018-02-21
Sharon Diane Helsel - 2018-02-21
Obituary Addition - 2018-02-21
Betty Louise Whiteside - 2018-02-20
J. Louise Gardner - 2018-02-20
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-20
Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-20
Jan Randolph Knavel - 2018-02-19
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-19
Jay H. Shroyer Sr. - 2018-02-19
Frank P. Wertz Jr. - 2018-02-17
Raymond T. Boore - 2018-02-16
Randy Lee College - 2018-02-16
Belva Eileen Ewig - 2018-02-16
Robert Joseph Chnapko - 2018-02-16
Evelyn Grace Ebersole - 2018-02-16
Dorsey Roy Wertz - 2018-02-16
Carl E. Elliott - 2018-02-13
Ms. Florence E. Smith - 2018-02-13
James R. Barnett - 2018-02-12
Harold A. Shriner - 2018-02-12
Harold Eugene Diehl - 2018-02-09
Robert H. Grubb - 2018-02-08
Norma J. Emerson - 2018-02-07
Norman A. Hush - 2018-02-07
Denise Dawn Lawson - 2018-02-07
Christopher R. Ranker - 2018-02-07
A. Darlene Walters - 2018-02-07
Thomas E. Croyle - 2018-02-06
Melvin Ray Emerick - 2018-02-06
Mark G. Leibfreid - 2018-02-06
Thelma Mae Dunkle - 2018-02-05
John O. Sparks - 2018-02-05

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  • 844A BID NOTICE The Chestnut Ridge School District will accept bids on the following up to the time specified on March 16, 2018, at which time the bids will be opened at the business office in the Chestnut Ridge Middle School, Fishertown, PA 15539. The public and bidders are invited to attend the bid opening. 1. Electrical Supplies - 9:15 a.m. 2. Maintenance Supplies - 9:30 a.m. Sealed bids should be clearly identified and mailed to Mr. Dennis K. Shaffer, Business Manager, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, phone 814-839-4195, extension 2003. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Dennis K. Shaffer Acting Board Secretary
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Fonda, Tomlin savor senioritis in ‘Grace and Frankie’

NEW YORK (AP) — The message of " Grace and Frankie" is: There's life after 70.  Jane... More...

Trump and Christie pledge to combat nation’s opioid addiction

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is vowing to step up efforts to combat the... More...

Appeal denied in ex-redevelopment official’s extortion case

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected a bid for a new trial by the... More...

Local Sports

Bedford wins doubleheader

EBENSBURG — The Bedford boys tennis team blanked Central Cambria twice in a doubleheader on... More...

Everett softball no hits NBC

LOYSBURG — Everett starting pitcher Jacie Martin threw a no-hitter against Northern Bedford,... More...

Everett tops Northern Bedford

NEW ENTERPRISE — A trio of Everett pitchers combined for a one-hitter against Northern... More...

State/National Sports

Blackhawks overwhelm short-handed Pens

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Artemi Panarin and Richard Panik started a four-goal first period for... More...

Polanco to skip Canada trip

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco will not travel with the team when... More...

It was 78 years ago the Oregon’s Tall Firs won

The historical significance of Oregon’s return to the Final Four was not lost on coach Dana... More...