Washington County Newswire (Page 6)

Washington County Newswire (Page 6)

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

Results 101 - 120 of 3,494 in Washington County, PA

  1. DA: Troopers justified in shooting Jefferson Twp. man who wielded knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... online to make a renewal payment, enter a vacation stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. Washington County District Attorney Gene Vittone today said that two state troopers were justified in shooting and wounding a Jefferson ...

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  2. December 12, 2016The Washington County Republican Committee has chosen new officers.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | O-R Online

    Washington County Republican Committee elected Mark Hrutkay of California Borough as its chairman in a meeting Sunday at Lone Pine Country Club.

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  3. Despite the results of Nov. 8, the presidential election technically isna t over yet.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... looming and with many Americans wondering why the candidate with more popular votes lost, Larry Spahr, Washington County director of elections for 36 years, provided an insightful and engaging civics lesson Thursday about the Electoral College, ...

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  4. No tax increase in city, but mayor says that could changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... need to make an amendment to that budget to account for the unknown in property appeals,” he said. Washington County now calculates its property assessments at 100 percent of July 1, 2015, values, rather than the previous 25 percent of 1981 ...

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  5. Electoral College explained at Peters Township programRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | The Almanac

    On Dec. 19, electors in all states will convene to cast their electoral votes for the true determination of who will take the nation's highest office, as per the U.S. Constitution. With that date looming and with many Americans wondering why the candidate with more popular votes lost, Larry Spahr, Washington County director of elections for 36 years, provided an insightful and engaging civics lesson about the Electoral College, hosted by Peters Township Public Library.

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  6. Man arrested in connection with 2014 slaying of Tulsa manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | The Progress

    ... from his apartment in northeast Tulsa on Sept. 4, 2014, and his body was found along a rural road in Washington County earlier this year. PAZ004>006-010>012-017-018-037-041-042-120330- ...

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  7. Washington CYS holding toy driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... online to make a renewal payment, enter a vacation stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. Washington County Children and Youth Services is holding its Helping Hands Toy Drive to benefit children up to 21 years old. Donations of new ...

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  8. Obituary: John "Chummy" Lignelli / Longtime Donora mayor also lifted people upRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... "There are so many stories that I hear. 'Your dad got me my job at the park.' 'Your dad got me my job at Washington County Housing.' Just time and time again." For years, Mr. Lignelli was chairman of the Washington County Housing Authority, when he ...

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  9. For first time in 35 years, officials grapple with municipal budgets and reassessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... positions in 66 municipalities and county government itself haven't had to cope with in 35 years in Washington County. “I have a lot of homework to do,” Berardinelli said. “I just want to make sure we do everything right. ...

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  10. Bethel Bakery anticipates sweet opening tomorrow in North StrabaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... processes in place.” The goodies then will be transported to North Strabane, across the Allegheny-Washington county line, where finishing touches, in some instances, may be applied. John Walsh and his wife, Chris, have owned Bethel Bakery ...

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  11. Why the sharp decline among the hunting fraternity?Read the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... spot up to 50 deer in one day in the mountains. Closer to home in the suburban areas and few farms of Washington County, hunters face no hunting signs. In the mountains, he faces few deer. My daughter, Kathy, and I were talking about the changes I ...

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  12. After the election, some community work that needs to be doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... and make a difference? I will offer some possibilities. Diversity matters and must be taken seriously if Washington County is to reach its full potential. The appointment of Geraldine Jones as president of California University of Pennsylvania, a ...

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  13. Five Washington County parishes to merge Jan. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. Five Roman Catholic parishes in southeastern Washington County will merge to form St. Katharine Drexel parish, the Diocese of Pittsburgh announced in a news release Saturday evening. The five ...

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  14. Dona t leave those old TVs at the curbRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... sets. Some communities have recycling drives that allow people to drop off unwanted television sets. Washington County, for instance, collects unwanted electronics at the Washington County Fairgrounds, typically on the first Tuesday of the month ...

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  15. Washington County recognized by Groundwater FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | O-R Online

    Washington County recognized by Groundwater Foundation

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  16. Program delivers holiday spirit to seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | O-R Online

    The Home Instead Senior Care office serving southwest Allegheny and Washington counties is helping to facilitate “Be a Santa to a Senior,” a community program that provides gifts and companionship to seniors who may be alone during the holidays.

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  17. Charleroi woman arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... and receiving stolen property charges stemming from an investigation by Charleroi Regional police and the Washington County Drug Task Force. Rachel Marie Behanna, 32, of 417 Meadow Ave., was arrested on charges of possession and possession with ...

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  18. Parrot poses in man's mug shot after unluckyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... booking mug shot in Oregon with his unfortunate owner. Craig Buckner left Bird in a tree outside court in Washington County while he went in for an appearance Thursday in an ongoing drug and theft case, said Sgt. Bob Ray, the sheriff's spokesman. ...

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  19. Republican lawmaker defeated at 90 says he's not retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    In this Thursday, Jan. 30, 1986 file photo Vermont Republican State Sen. Bill Doyle, left, looks on after the vote to raise the legal drinking age in Vermont to 21 passes. Doyle, 90, the longest serving Vermont lawmaker has decided not to pursue a recount in the November 2016 election that saw him lose the Washington County Senate seat he had held since he was first elected in 1968.

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  20. Lottery ticket worth $115K sold in McDonald will soon expireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... delivery, or submit a complaint. An unclaimed winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 worth $112,500 sold in Washington County will soon expire, according to lottery officials. The ticket was sold by Giant Eagle, 200 Station St., McDonald, and is one of ...

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