Cambria County Newswire (Page 5)

Cambria County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cambria County, PA. (Page 5)

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  1. Trial ordered in slaying outside central Pennsylvania partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Philly.com

    A central Pennsylvania man has been ordered to stand trial in a slaying that stemmed from an argument at a party where people had gathered to watch last month's boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. The Mirror reports that a Cambria County judge ruled Friday that there was enough evidence to support charges of criminal homicide, aggravated and simple assault and a firearms crime against 35-year-old Jorge Gomez III of Altoona.

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  2. Yoga helping Cambria County inmates find inner peaceRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Washington Times

    Robin Hamilton says that encountering yoga while she was behind bars will make her better equipped to deal with life once she's no longer in prison. Hamilton, 40, of St. Michael, and Heather Schellhammer, 30, of Johnstown, are both at the Cambria County prison for fraud-related crimes.

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  3. Police station shooter to represent self in Superior CourtRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    ... in his absence while the attorney who was merely supposed to help McGee represent himself was present. A Cambria County judge on Thursday told McGee during a video conference from his state prison that the same thing won't happen during the appeal. ...

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  4. Blight Fight | Communities have assets to deal with problem propertiesRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Planning

    ... the money comes from," said Rep. Tommy Sankey , a Republican from the 73rd district, which includes part of Cambria County . "I don't know what the end-all, be-all is. I don't know what the silver bullet is. But it needs addressed." Local ...

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  5. Hockeyville visit: NHL's youngest referee set to play in Sunnehanna AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... Rank said Monday prior to playing his initial practice round at Sunnehanna Country Club. "oeI drove by the (Cambria County) War Memorial (Arena Monday) morning," he said. "oeI just wanted to see what it was like, and it was cool. "oeI didn" t get a ...

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  6. Hot cars a danger to pets, childrenRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    ... should be sought, Culp said. Children are not the only ones susceptible to heat stroke. Jeannie Gailey, Cambria County Humane Society's executive director, said animals can suffer the heat-related illness, too. "Usually, we get calls mostly during ...

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  7. MoreRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    ... will include milling, scratch and resurfacing. Work began Tuesday on Route 36 in Clearfield County from the Cambria County line to the village of LaJose. This work is expected to take about two weeks. Once work on Route 36 is complete, crews will ...

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  8. DA gets more time to decide on death penalty in homicideRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Lewistown Sentinel

    A judge has given prosecutors more time to decide whether to seek the death penalty against a man charged in the stabbing death of his girlfriend in western Pennsylvania earlier this year. The Tribune-Democrat reports that Cambria County Judge Patrick Kiniry extended until July 10 the deadline for the decision.

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  9. Do you live in the poorest town in Pennsylvania?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | PennLive.com

    From the faded steel towns of southwestern Pennsylvania to the toughest precincts of our largest cities, you don't have to drive far to find people who are scraping to just get by. But you'd have to drive to Johnstown, Pa., in Cambria County, not quite midway between Harrisburg and Pittsburgh to find the Commonwealth's most disadvantaged city. 1 comment

  10. Roadwork Under Way in Clearfield CountyRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... will include milling, scratch and resurfacing. Work began Tuesday on Route 36 in Clearfield County from the Cambria County line to the village of LaJose. This work is expected to take about two weeks. Once work on Route 36 is complete, crews will ...

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  11. Police investigating pawn shop robberyRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    ... black Under Armour hoodie, which was pulled up over a black ski mask. Officers from Ebensburg Borough and the Cambria County Sheriff's Office also were on scene, along with a K9 unit.

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  12. T-D's 'Slap Shots and Snapshots' to be expanded with Hockeyville editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Now that Johnstown has captured the title of Kraft Hockeyville USA, The Tribune-Democrat is preparing to deliver an expanded version of its previously published hockey book. The Hockeyville edition will be available by September, just in time for the celebration of the crowning of the city and the National Hockey League preseason game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena.

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  13. Wheels & Wings expands optionsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    ... many will try to walk off their dinners, Koss said the borough also will be offering shuttle service to the Cambria County Fairgrounds for Bike Fest, which kicks off the same night and runs through noon June 28. The shuttle will make loops between 5 ...

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  14. Making sense of disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    Most Cambria County residents know the story of the Johnstown Flood of 1889, but history buffs will get the chance next week to see that event through the eyes of the photographers that descended on the region more than 120 years ago.

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  15. Penguins Announce 8-Game Preseason ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... games played by the team since 2005-06 (10). The game on Sept. 29 against Tampa Bay will be played at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena in Johnstown. The game will be broadcast on NBCSN. The arena won the Kraft Hockeyville USA contest this ...

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  16. Cambria County prison chaplain shares faith with inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Erie Times News

    The 64-year-old former Marine said he found Christ in 1979. The black and rumpled Bible he carries into work is battle worn from the study sessions he's led as Cambria County Prison's chaplain.

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  17. Man, 94, given house arrest in second drunken-driving caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' A judge sentenced a 94-year-old Pennsylvania man to house arrest for a month and told him not to drive after a second drunken-driving conviction. The Tribune-Democrat says Cambria County Judge David Tulowitzki told George Wyar, of Johnstown, "The bottom line is, no one wants you driving anymore."

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  18. SCI Cresson plans remain locked awayRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    In the two months since state officials informed Cambria County leaders they were going to move forward with bids for the closed State Correctional Institution at Cresson, little seems to have been accomplished. "It'll be two years next month when everybody left town," said Cresson Township Supervisor Gary Bradley.

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  19. Fire destroys family homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    ... and peeled back the siding on the home Chambers has lived in for the past 38 years. She was in Fallentimber, Cambria County, with her boyfriend when neighbors called to tell her of damage to her dwelling. An example of that was the fact she received ...

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  20. Commissioners get better idea of what upgrades arena will need to host NHL gameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Erie Times News

    EBENSBURG "" Playing with the big boys sometimes means a change in the rules, as the Cambria County commissioners and the War Memorial Authority are learning. While the commissioners have been able to buy more time for replacement of the ice rink at Cambria County?War Memorial Arena, some smaller improvements have to be made before the Sept.

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