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Police: Maryland fair worker found dead in trailer

September 1, 2015

TIMONIUM, Md. (AP) — Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has been found dead in her trailer at the fairgrounds in Baltimore County. more »»

 
 
 
Murder conviction upheld for former western PA councilman

September 1, 2015

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Superior Court has upheld the third-degree murder conviction of a former borough councilman who killed a woman in 1979. more »»

Fans to remember former NBA great Darryl Dawkins

September 1, 2015

CATASAUQUA, Pa. (AP) — Fans will get their chance to remember former NBA great Darryl Dawkins.

A public viewing is taking place Tuesday between 4 and 8 p.m. at St. more »»

Farm fire causes $1.7M in damage

September 1, 2015

UPPER BERN, Pa. (AP) — Investigators are trying to determine what sparked a Pennsylvania chicken farm fire in which 70,000 birds were saved. more »»

Police: Funeral home had no license, mishandled bodies

September 1, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police are investigating a Philadelphia funeral home for operating without a license and improper handling of bodies and organs. more »»

Police officer suspected of staging theft kills himself

September 1, 2015

CARROLL, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania police officer killed himself after a standoff that began when officers came to arrest him. more »»

3,000 Philly Naked Bike Riders photo-bomb wedding shoot

September 1, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Here comes the bride all dressed in white. And, don't look now, but here come thousands of bicyclists not dressed in anything. more »»

3,000 naked bike riders photo-bomb Philadelphia wedding

September 1, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Here comes the bride all dressed in white. And here come thousands of Philadelphia bicyclists not dressed in anythin. more »»

Kane, supporters mobilizing against effort to force her out

August 31, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A lawyer says Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane is retaining him to look into disciplinary matters for her. more »»

Man sought in hit-run that killed boy, 2, turns self in

August 31, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a man being sought in a hit-and-run crash last spring that killed a 2-year-old boy crossing a Philadelphia street with his mother has turned himself in to police. more »»

Steelworkers union to continue talks after contracts expire

August 31, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The United Steelworkers union says it plans to continue negotiating with U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal past Tuesday's expiration of contracts for 30,000 steelworkers. more »»

Man charged with homicide in woman's stabbing death

August 31, 2015

NEW BRIGHTON, Pa. (AP) — A man has been charged with criminal homicide in the stabbing death of a woman after an altercation in a western Pennsylvania apartmen. more »»

New trial slated for man in 1995 deaths of 3 firefighters

August 31, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has decided against hearing an appeal of a lower court's decision to grant a new trial to a man in the deaths of three Pittsburgh firefighters two... more »»

Man charged in hit-and-run that killed Philadelphia officer

August 31, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A suspect in a hit-and-run crash that killed an off-duty police officer was charged Monday with homicide by vehicle and involuntary manslaughter. more »»

Title company owner pleads guilty in $7.7 million theft

August 31, 2015

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The owner of a now-shuttered title company has pleaded guilty in the theft of $7.7 million entrusted to him as a settlement agent to pay off multiple mortgage loans. more »»

Police: 18-year-old shocked, arrested after 100 mph chase

August 31, 2015

MOUNT CARMEL, Pa. (AP) — An 18-year-old Pennsylvania man has been shocked with a stun gun and arrested after a weekend police chase that authorities say reached 100 mph. more »»

Charges filed in hit-and-run that killed police officer

August 31, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and homicide by vehicle in a hit-and-run crash that killed an off-duty police officer. more »»

 
 

AVSA Shotgun Shoots September 2, 2015

The Altoona Volunteer Sportsmen's Club will hold Shotgun Shoots each Wed. from Sept. 2 - Nov. 25 at 7pm. $10 for 5 Meat Rounds & 1 Money Round. 1448 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Altoona (1.5 miles from the Allegro heading towards the Horseshoe Curve) All ages welcome to attend. more »

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Pennsylvania News Poll

  1. The two schools should have merged.
  2. I think it’s the right move.
  3. The diocese had its mind made up, and more discussion was needed.
  4. As a community, we need to accept and support the decision.
 
 
 
 

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