Bridge Engineer Impostor Sentenced
A Pennsylvania contractor who admitted forging the approval of unwitting engineers on hundreds of bridge and highway plans in 13 states has been sentenced to house arrest. Matthew Williams, former owner of Clear Span Construction Products, LLC , was sentenced Sept.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Woman 'had sex with boy then made him fake toothache to get her painkillers'
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New Jersey Herald
Police: Woman, 40, used boy, 13, for sex, drugs
Police have charged a 40-year-old western Pennsylvania woman with having sex with a 13-year-old boy and then making him fake a toothache so she could get painkillers through him. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports Latrobe police have charged Jesse Kuhns with having sex with the boy when he stayed at her home in March.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Guinness goes blonde for U.S. market
Guinness, maker of the famed Irish stout often called "the dark stuff," is rolling out a new lager aimed at American beer drinkers. Guinness Blonde American Lager will go on sale later this month.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Guinness lager, lawsuit alleges deadly threats at Texas distillery and more: Reading about Eating
Management quarrel threatens Waco's popular Balcones whisky distillery - The tiny Balcones distillery in Texas makes curious and well-regarded craft spirits. "A dispute among top managers at Waco's Balcones Distilling threatens to disrupt the operations of the award-winning whisky maker and could jeopardize the funding of an ongoing expansion."
Wed Sep 03, 2014
New Law Puts 2 Alleged Drug Dealers Behind Bars In Fatal Overdose
The story starts back in February of this year. That's when the body of Sam Christner was found inside a Latrobe home dead of a heroin overdose.
Community Foundation of Westmoreland County plans revitalization grants
The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County Wednesday said it will award$150,000 annually during the next three years to projects designed to revitalize seven communities in Westmoreland County.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for September 3
Profile America - Wednesday, September 3rd. Football season is soon to be in full swing again.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Pango Launches 21st Century New Mobile Parking Permit System in Butler, Pennsylvania
Pango, headquartered in New York City, will launch a new mobile payment system for parking permits, with Windows phone technology, in Butler, Pennsylvania on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
$27 thousand worth of fuel stolen in Westmoreland County heist
According to officials, 9 tons of gas was stolen from a fleet of school buses in Westmoreland County school district over the weekend.
Dole Celebrates the American Banana Split
Last year Latrobe, Pa., was officially recognized as the birthplace of the banana split and was presented with a historical marker from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in honor of National Banana Split Day.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Arnold Palmer recovering at home in Latrobe after heart procedure
Palmer spokesman Doc Giffin said the seven-time major champion had not been feeling well for a while and went to the doctor for a checkup.