Cambria County Newswire (Page 8)

Cambria County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cambria County, PA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 1,123 in Cambria County, PA

  1. Adams Township v. Richland Township Cambria County Watkins Glen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | FindLaw

    ADAMS TOWNSHIP v. RICHLAND TOWNSHIP; CAMBRIA COUNTY; WATKINS GLEN PROPERTIES, INC.; KIRK A. MOSS AND TINA L. MOSS, DORIAN FRAZIER AND JOANNE FRAZIER; DEBRA KUHNE; THOMAS COSTA AND PAMELA COSTA; BRIAN E. MAHL, JR.

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  2. A Way to Fight Blight? Cambria County Leaders Study Possible ToolRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | Planning

    March 03 -- EBENSBURG -- As numerous communities in Cambria County continue to struggle with decaying vacant structures, about 25 people attended a seminar Thursday to learn more about the advantages of land banks when it comes to blight. The Cambria County commissioners hosted the seminar at the courthouse in conjunction with Community Foundation for the Alleghenies and Vision 2025.

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  3. Former fighter pilot says 'values' helped him survive behind enemy linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of enemy fire. On Thursday, O'Grady visited Johnstown to share his experience during the Greater Johnstown/Cambria County, Pa., Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner at the Pasquerilla Conference Center. "I tell a story of combat survival, and it ...

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  4. Crook faces drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    A Cambria County woman accused of sneaking drugs to a man while he was a patient at UPMC Altoona will apply for drug court, her attorney said. Justine M. Crook, 27, of Portage appeared at Central Court on Wednesday for her preliminary hearing on felony and misdemeanor drug charges stemming from an alleged October incident in which hospital police allege she was seen by a nurse giving heroin to a patient and drugs and paraphernalia were found.

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  5. The Spirit of Michael Novak, a Friend of FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Weekly Standard

    ... from western Pennsylvania were beginning to upset expectations of a Hillary Clinton triumph. (Johnstown's Cambria County, heavily Democratic in party registration, went 66 percent for Donald Trump.) In my political set, sharply divided between Trump ...

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  6. Forged letter stirs confusion at RTMARead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    A forged letter purportedly signed by a Reade Township Municipal Authority member has stirred confusion and could soon be taken to the Cambria County district attorney, officials said Tuesday. The terse Feb. 17 letter, carrying the name of Jim Thompson and directed to fellow member Tom Hollis via the board secretary's home address, tells the Reade Township supervisors they're no longer allowed to meet at the water authority's office, as they have for years.

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  7. Complaints heat up at Gallitzin natural gas meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    ... of more than $350. The bulk of that cost, he said, came from a delivery fee, which is higher than in other Cambria County communities. In Gallitzin, residents who recently switched to natural gas pay a delivery rate of $7.14 per each 1,000 cubic ...

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  8. DA, coroner probe dormitory death of Pitt-Johnstown wrestlerRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2017 | Pocono Record

    The district attorney and coroner have been investigating the death of a standout wrestler in his dormitory on the University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown campus. Cambria County Coroner Jeffrey Lees says 23-year-old Nicholas Roberts was found unresponsive in his dormitory apartment about 9:15 p.m. Saturday.

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  9. Clearfield Junior High Wrestling Team Qualifies Three for PJW State ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    Eight members of the Clearfield Junior HIgh wrestling team competed at the Area 5 Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Junior High qualifier at Redbank Valley High School on Sunday. With their top-3 finish, three qualified for the PJW Junior High State Championships at the Cambria County War Memorial in Johnstown on March 4 and 5. Finishing second was Oliver Billotte at 157 pounds, while Angelo Maines at 82 pounds and Luke Freeland at 102 pounds each placed third.

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  10. PA: Vision 2017 Public Transit a 'Life Link,' CamTran Executive SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Mass Transit

    Feb. 25--The construction of two compressed natural gas filling stations marks the Cambria County Transit Authority's most visible recent upgrade, but leaders say there is more happening behind the scenes. "It's been an exciting year," authority Chairman Ed Cernic Jr. said.

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  11. Judge, not jury, to hear death penalty case in slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | The Progress

    A judge rather than a jury will hear the death penalty case against a western Pennsylvania man in his girlfriend's stabbing death. The Tribune-Democrat reports that public defenders for 37-year-old David Leon Johnson requested the nonjury proceeding in Cambria County, and the commonwealth agreed.

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  12. Funeral directors face emotional burden from overdose floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | SFGate

    ... and Fentanyl. The Decort Funeral Home owner is 33 years old - just a few years shy of the age of the average Cambria County overdose victim last year. Decort said he tries to erase the stigmas that still follow overdose victims - that they all are ...

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  13. Pittsburgh International Airport getting $2.4M from stateRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... , a sister publication. The others are Philadelphia International Airport, $800,000; John Murtha Johnstown-Cambria County Airport, $1.9 million; and Arnold Palmer Regional...

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  14. Friend of FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Weekly Standard

    ... from western Pennsylvania were beginning to upset expectations of a Hillary Clinton triumph. (Johnstown's Cambria County, heavily Democratic in party registration, went 66 percent for Donald Trump.) In my political set, sharply divided between Trump ...

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  15. Saint Francis gets aviation grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    ... announced Thursday that a $1.9 million grant will be received by the university and John Murtha Johnstown-Cambria County Airport to support a new Business Aviation Management degree program. "Our testifiers in October - including Barry Surma, ...

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  16. Michael Novak, RIP - His Perspective Was UniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... America and helped win its wars. Mr. Novak left Johnstown a Roman Catholic - as most boys did from those Cambria County hills populated by immigrant Eastern Europeans - but, over time, surrendered his faith to socialism. To be sure, he came full ...

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  17. Taxidermists aim to communicate something about the animalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... working full time. In recent years, some shops have closed, and the Pennsylvania Institute of Taxidermy in Cambria County shut down last year. But those who are still in business have been around for years building reputations that extend far beyond ...

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  18. Jury mulls fate of 2 men charged in housing project slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A jury must now decide the fate of two men charged in a robbery and shooting death at a western Pennsylvania housing project. The Tribune-Democrat reports that the Cambria County panel started deliberations late Tuesday afternoon in the case against 46-year-old Perry Henderson of Mount Union and 62-year-old Stanley Spriggs of McConnellsburg.

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  19. Long lost class ring returnedRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    ... purchased a class ring to wear during his senior year. On a cold, February night, Wilt wore the ring to the Cambria County War Memorial to cheer on the 1966-67 Mountain Lion basketball team during a 99-91 barnburner win over Johnstown. "I remember ...

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  20. Reade Township authority allows new member to take seat on boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Altoona Mirror

    ... the Reade Township supervisors appointed her to fill an open seat. Malon, who used to work for the northeast Cambria County-based water authority, left her job amid allegations that she had accessed customer records without permission. Charges were ...

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