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Real estate transactions | 12/8/13
Gregory P. Letzo from Joseph W. Offman, property in Portage Township, $16,000. Kenneth J. Urgolites from Julia A. Rosko, by attorney-in-fact, property in Jackson Township, $30,000.
Ebensburg honors its heritage with Dickens of a Christmas
Sleigh rides, traditional crafts, period costumes and an old-fashioned puppet show helped whisk Dickens of a Christmas visitors back in time today for the Ebensburg community's holiday celebration.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
County to refinance $19M in debt, assume $5 million loan to avoid default
The Cambria County commissioners announced Thursday that a secured bank deal, taking effect at the start of 2014, would refinance $19 million in debt over the next 15 years and allow the county to assume a new $5 million loan, to be paid over the next eight years.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Christmas starts early for Ebensburg
Christmas is coming early to Ebensburg, with the borough's eighth annual Dickens of a Christmas set to kick off Friday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Stormwater fee to help fund system
Ebensburg is poised to become the first local municipality to begin charging residents an extra utility bill to help fund creation of a stormwater-management system.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Cambria County budget holds line on taxes
Nov. 22 -- EBENSBURG -- The Cambria County commissioners Thursday introduced a 2014 general fund budget which is $1.7 million less than the current spending plan and one they say is balanced without a tax increase.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Groups meet to talk flooding
Officials could know as soon as this afternoon the extent of work that will be necessary to ameliorate the chronic flooding problem along Candlelight Drive near Route 22. A damaged pipe and inadequate drainage system under a nearby Uni-Mart convenience store has long been thought to be the cause of frequent flooding, plaguing residents and ... (more)
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Attorney files suit against county
The defense attorney struck in the face by his client, death row inmate Andre Staton, at the conclusion of a hearing last May is suing the Blair County commissioners, prison board and sheriff, charging that security should have been tighter in the courtroom.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Clearing snow may take Johnstown longer this year
The city of Johnstown is down by two plow trucks this winter, but Darby Sprincz, public works director, promises his best effort to keep the streets open through the snow and ice storms.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Economics and Business Department Host Summer Analyst Program
Westminster College's Department of Economics and Business hosted a Summer Analyst Program presentation in September.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Victims of Rt. 219 wrong way crash identified
The woman driving the gray sedan responsible for two accidents, including a head-on collision with a pickup truck carrying a woman and two children, is Nancy Connor, 71, of Ebensburg.
Tuesday November 12 2013
SOME PARTS OF CAMBRIA COUNTY ARE REPORTING IN WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW AND ROADS ARE SLIPPERY.