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November 20th, 2013

Pa. transportation still hindered

November 21, 2013

Despite the recent passage by Pennsylvania House and Senate leaders of a major transportation spending proposal for the state, in the immediate aftermath local planning officials are still feeling the squeeze.

Elementary students to perform 'Fiddler on the Roof Jr.'

November 21, 2013

The students of Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School will be performing "Fiddler on the Roof Jr." this Friday and Saturday evening at the Ridgway Area High School Auditorium. The show is set to begin at 7 p.m. both nights.

Area residents concerned about drug use

November 21, 2013

At the recent Ridgway Borough Council meeting, several citizens came in order to voice their concerns about drug use in the area. Those in attendance reported seeing increased drug activity and expressed their concern, particularly for children in their respective neighborhoods.

November 19th

Community Foundation awards grants

November 20, 2013

The Elk County Community Foundation awarded $18,000 in grants to several area non-profit organizations Tuesday evening at the Grace Episcopal Church in Ridgway.
Monies came from the foundation's Borough of Ridgway Charitable Fund, just one of 106 different funds controlled by the Community Foundation. The Charitable Fund was a gift received from the estate of Sara Jane Stackpole.

County to unveil budget Monday

November 20, 2013

The Elk County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday morning announced that their proposed budget will be unveiled during a special meeting next week.
The meeting is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 25 in Conference Room No. 2 at the Elk County Courthouse Annex.

Township supervisors to advertise 2014 budget

November 20, 2013

Ridgway Township Supervisors on Tuesday approved the advertisement of their 2014 budget during their regular meeting.

November 18th

Debate continues over curbside recycling

November 19, 2013

Borough residents gathered at Monday evening's borough council meeting to express their thoughts on the possible elimination of the borough's curbside recycling program along with other concerns.

November 17th

School board passes tax resolution

November 17, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – During their recent meeting, the Johnsonburg Area School Board resolved that they will not raise taxes above the Pennsylvania Department of Education's index rate for the 2014-2015 school year. Currently, the adjusted rate for Johnsonburg stands at 3 percent.
This does not guarantee a tax hike, but does provide a guarantee that, if necessary, the increase will not exceed 3 percent.

Russian novel provides unique opportunity for students

November 17, 2013

ST. MARYS – The sound of students attempting to correctly pronounce Russian names and phrases could be heard by those passing by Grace Messineo's classroom at Elk County Catholic High School on a recent Wednesday morning.

November 15th

Stephanic proceeds to trial in shooting death of girlfriend

November 16, 2013

ST. MARYS – Following a Friday morning preliminary hearing Michael J. Stephanic Jr., 44, of St. Marys, will be held over for trial on charges he allegedly shot and killed June Talmadge, 48, during a Sept. 3 incident in the parking lot of Eastern Sintered Alloys.

The NRA National Silhouette Championships return to the Ridgway Rifle Club next week. The smallbore...
BRADFORD – The St. Marys Minor League all-star softball team opened play in the Minor League State...
Same game, new country. For Ridgway Area High School graduate and current University of Pittsburgh...

 

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