Cambria County Newswire (Page 6)

Cambria County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cambria County, PA. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 922 in Cambria County, PA

  1. Placement Change for Speed Display Sign on Route 53 in Beccaria TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has changed the placement of a radar-controlled speed display sign in the area. Earlier this spring, the sign was placed along the northbound lane between Gill Hollow Road and the Clearfield/Cambria county line.

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  2. Police logs 9-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Progress

    ... into custody a short time later and was charged with retail theft. Sunday at 8:19 p.m. in Gallitzen Township, Cambria County, someone backed into a 2009 Pontiac G6 in the Gallitzin American Legion parking lot and fled the scene traveling west on ...

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  3. Central Cambria schools - adopt' Texas districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    Despite more than a thousand miles between them, community members within a Cambria County school district are working to collect funds and goods to send to a Texas school district damaged by Hurricane Harvey. Through social media, local officials were able to make contact with the Texas Association of Student Councils, which provided a spreadsheet showing hurricane impacted districts and listing their needs, Santini said.

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  4. Cambria fair not just fun and gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec / Sisters Alyssa and Janelle Wills of Dysart wait outside a barn for their opportunity to participate in the gaming competition Monday at the Cambria Countya SFair. Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec / Natalia Teno of South Fork, Rebecca Williamson of Johnstown and Ashley Pauley of Summerhill prepare to tend to cows for competition Monday at the Cambria County Fair.

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  5. Hearings begin in - Fat Cat' Devine drug ring caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    Devine of Philadelphia began Friday with several area drug investigators revealing how they utilized confidential informants to break up the organization charged with inundating Blair and Cambria counties with a potent form of heroin. Hearings on whether the charges against Devine, Blaine Jackson, 40, of Johnstown, Barbara Tyler, 58, of Trenton, N.J., and Jabu Robinson, 37, of Philadelphia are to resume Sept.

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  6. Cambria County fair set to openRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    Brightly painted concession stands and rides were vacant Wednesday afternoon at the Cambria County Fair-grounds, where only a few dozen carnival workers wandered between attractions. Those same grounds will be teeming with thousands of visitors by Sunday for the weeklong American Legion County Fair at the fairgrounds along North Julian Street in Ebensburg.

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  7. Cambria to spend $45K for financial softwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    Claiming new software will allow greater transparency for residents interested in county finances, Cambria County commissioners approved a $45,000 agreement Thursday for a company to provide The unanimous decision at a morning meeting in the courthouse cemented a five-year deal with OpenGov Inc. - a company that provides cloud-based software for government to plan and upload budget information. OpenGov representative Eric DiProspero was in attendance to show off work his company does with other area governments, including the city of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County.

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  8. Blair County endorses trail projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    ... tracks, with the Bellwood-Antis Community Park and the existing Bells Gap Trail heading west to the Blair-Cambria County boundary. In December, the township received a $22,500 grant from the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to ...

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  9. Bank gets naming rights to hockey rink shown in 'Slap Shot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The Republican

    CORRECTS THAT MOVIE'S TITLE IS TWO WORDS, "SLAP SHOT," NOT "SLAPSHOT." - FILE - In this May 2, 2015, file photo, Johnstown hockey fans celebrate at Cambria County War Memorial arena after the announcement that Johnstown, Pa., was named the Kraft, Hockeyville, USA winner of their online contest that awarded $150,000 worth of arena upgrades and an NHL preseason hockey game.

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  10. BriefcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    ... Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Ohio and Maryland, with all locations open 24/7, 365 days a year. The Cambria County War Memorial Authority Board and 1st Summit Bank on Tuesday announced a 10-year agreement to rename the recently renovated ...

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  11. Starr Hill Vineyard & Winery Announces New Location at Johnstown Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    ... experience." Starr Hill Vineyard & Winery will be hosting a ribbon-cutting event with the Greater Johnstown/Cambria County Chamber of Commerce at the new store inside the local Johnstown Wal-Mart on Wednesday at 10 a.m. In 1994, Ken Starr purchased ...

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  12. Park service looks to save Johnstown Flood-connected Lippincott CottageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... South Fork Fishing and Hunting Club, a who's who of Gilded Age titans who escaped Pittsburgh each summer for Cambria County's mountain air and the comforts of their manmade South Fork Dam. Men like industrialist Henry Clay Frick, future U.S. ...

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  13. Officer who OD'd in police station charged with taking heroin from evidence lockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... and drug possession. Slisz was arraigned Thursday and released on his own recognizance. According to the Cambria County district attorney, Slisz began using heroin and taking evidence from a storage locker in fall of 2015, reports the Daily American ...

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  14. Sunday hunting topic at tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    A high-reaching grain complex, like something out of a science-fiction movie, loomed overhead, as Cambria County farmer James Hite led a group of more than two dozen visitors Tuesday on a tour of his Clearfield Township property. Among the visitors were state and local politicians, who were in attendance for the annual Cambria County Farm Bureau Legislative Farm Tour, where local farmers drew attention to state- and federal-level issues impacting their work.

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  15. Fire departments receive grants, loans for vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    Three Cambria County volunteer fire departments will receive grants and low-interest loans, allowing them to purchase new vehicles to better serve their coverage areas, local politicians confirmed. State Rep. Frank Burns, D-Johnstown, recently announced that Cresson Volunteer Fire Department will receive a $129,000 low-interest loan from the State Fire Commissioner's Office.

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  16. Immigration reform crushes American dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Daily Reporter

    ... and younger brothers in a thriving immigrant community amid the coal mines and steel mills of Johnstown in Cambria County, Pennsylvania. As best I can figure out from the faded lines on an old ship manifest from the Ellis Island website, my ...

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  17. Borough sewer mandate unusualRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    ... sewer system work, said Nancy Knee, the authority's administrative assistant. And like Lower Paxton, the Cambria County authority will pay for laterals up to a few feet from homes' foundations, Knee said. "The upgrades were needed and long overdue, ...

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  18. Winds partially collapse festival tent; at least 2 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    ... Community Days in Johnstown, but organizers said a fireworks show had been rescheduled for 9 p.m. Sunday. Cambria County emergency services said at least two people were injured. WJAC-TV reported that seven people were injured, two of them taken to ...

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  19. Pa. bars, restaurants receive naloxone and trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | EMS1

    ... I think it's going to be really amazing to have more people, more places out there having this." Kate Porter, Cambria County Drug Coalition's prevention program specialist, complimented ARS for holding the training session and thinks "we need many ...

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  20. Showing the Love: Cambria County art center exhibiting late artist's workRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    A respected artist who was instrumental in founding the ComA muA nity Arts Center of Cambria County is the subject of an exhibition currently on display through Aug. 25. The Joe Love Collection includes more than 90 pieces by the late artist whose family donated them to the CACCC after he died more than a decade ago. His eclectic array on display includes oils, watercolors, acrylics and pencil drawings, said Angela Godin, executive director.

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