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October 28th, 2012

Annual Halloween parade a success

October 28, 2012

The weather cooperated Saturday afternoon for the annual Halloween parade put on by the Ridgway Lions Club. Led by the lion and the Ridgway Area High School Marching Band, paraders dressed up in their unique Halloween costumes and strolled down Center Street. The parade route went from the Courthouse Annex on Center Street, took a right turn onto South Mill Avenue, took another right turn onto Main Street, then proceeded onto Court Street for the end of the route. Attendees then enjoyed hot dogs and beverages as the lower portion of Court Street was shut down for a short time.

October 26th

Water test at Daguscahonda reveals E. coli

October 27, 2012

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection [DEP] reported that a sample collected from Daguscahonda's public water system shows that E. coli bacteria is present in levels above Pennsylvania Safe Drinking Water Act standards.

ERHC improving hospital culture, patient satisfaction

October 27, 2012

ST. MARYS – "It's all about taking our local health care from good to great," said new Elk Regional Health Center VP of Human Resources Curt Oberholtzer, addressing a gathering of ERHC employees in attendance at a recent training session, part of an internal effort to improve customer service and overall patient satisfaction.

October 25th

Car flips over on Montmorenci Road

October 26, 2012

Multiple emergency responders were called out Thursday evening for a one-vehicle accident off Montmorenci Road in Ridgway Township.

RASD preps public for election

October 26, 2012

The Ridgway Area School District held an Act 130 tax discussion in the middle/high school cafeteria Thursday night in an effort to further inform voters for the November general election.

October 24th

Bank donates to YMCA

October 24, 2012

After receiving a substantial donation Wednesday afternoon from Northwest Savings Bank, the YMCA is one step closer towards reaching their goal of $1.6 million.

Commission explores philanthropy

October 24, 2012

North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission [NCPRPDC] officials were joined Wednesday morning by Paula Fritz Eddy, the executive director of the Elk County Community Foundation [ECCF], for a lengthy discussion regarding rural community development philanthropy.

October 23rd

Theft reported at Walmart

October 24, 2012

An employee was arrested for theft after allegations surfaced.

Seminary graduate accepts call to Punxsy church

October 23, 2012

An ordination ceremony will be held this Sunday at 5:30 p.m. for Jennifer Fair at the Faith United Methodist Church of Christ at 400 Ash St. in Ridgway.

October 22nd

Johnsonburg Thinks Pink

October 23, 2012

Students and teachers at Johnsonburg Elementary School participated in the County Wide Pink Day on Friday, Oct. 19. Teachers also donated money through a jeans day to be given to Hahne Cancer Center of DuBois.

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