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Westmoreland County Newswire

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  1. A Bibliography of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, From its Erection in 1773 to 1949Read the original story

    Saturday | University of Pennsylvania

    Catalog Search Bibliographic search of all HathiTrust items Experimental Search Full-text search of a small subset of HathiTrust items Use * or ? to search for alternate forms of a word. Use * to stand for several characters, and ? for a single character: e.g. optim* will find optimal, optimize or optimum; wom?n will find woman and women.

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  2. Signing Day: short, sweet and to the pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Penn

    ... senior year, notching an interception and two fumble recoveries. Amendola attended Norwin High School in Westmoreland County, where he spent two years as the team's starting quarterback. Amendola racked up 108 tackles last year, including a ...

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  3. Primary 2013/Westmoreland County: Coroner's race pits incumbent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2013 | Post-gazette.com

    ... areas of the county are taken to hospitals in neighboring counties, and the death is reported there. Westmoreland County officials created a drug task force earlier this year to address the issue. The task force is made up of drug and alcohol ...

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  4. Schools May Stay Closed After Christmas Due To Budget StalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... "They're sure not acting in the best interest of the people who voted and put them in there." Over in Westmoreland County, the budget impasse is also having an impact on their food bank. Officials with the organization say they will now have to ...

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  5. Primary 2013/Westmoreland County: District attorney's race highlights Nov. 5 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2013 | Post-gazette.com

    Westmoreland County voters will go to the polls Nov. 5 to elect a district attorney, prothonotary, clerk of courts, coroner and judge. It has been a quiet election, with candidates crisscrossing the 1,000-square mile county to meet people at fire halls, fall festivals and campaign rallies.

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  6. Results are in: Westmoreland County water samples tested by independent laboratoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    In response to some Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County customer complaints about the quality of their drinking water, Pittsburgh's Action News 4 had the water tested by an independent laboratory. . REPORTER: THE RESULTS FROM OUR INDEPENDENT DRINKING WATER LAB TESTS ARE IN AND IN SHORT THE LEVELS ARE WELL BELOW THE DEP STANDARDS.

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  7. The results are in: Westmoreland County water samples tested by independent laboratoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... water is dangerous and, in some causes, causing rashes. In response to some Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County customer complaints about the quality of their drinking water, Pittsburgh's Action News 4 had the water tested by an independent ...

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  8. Threadbare Cider to open this fall on the North SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Post-gazette.com

    ... irsty for mead - so much so that Carnegie's Apis Mead plans to expand into a bigger space within a year. Westmoreland County's Laurel Highlands Meadery plans to open a tasting room in downtown Irwin as early as next week.

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  9. Man accused of pharmacy robbery spree arrested in W.Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | O-R Online

    ... to make a renewal payment, enter a vacation stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. A Westmoreland County man accused in a spree of pharmacy robberies in two states, including two at Gabler's Drug store in Carmichaels last month, was ...

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  10. That wasn't a deer: Court backs DUI driver's jail term for running down man in wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | PennLive.com

    A drunken driver who collided with and severely injured a man in a wheelchair can't dodge a 1 1/2- to 8-year state prison sentence, a state Superior Court panel has ruled. Police Donald C. Eichler, 56, of Belle Vernon, didn't stop after hitting Byron White's wheelchair at an estimated 49 mph on a Westmoreland County road around 6 p.m. on Nov. 6, 2012.

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  11. Longtime Post-Gazette reporter Mike White gets Hall of Fame nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Miller, former volleyball coach at North Allegheny; Tragesser, former football coach at four schools in Westmoreland County; former Steelers cornerback and four-time Super Bowl winner J.T. Thomas; former Langley baseball coach Bob Shearer; Turtle ...

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  12. Couple Fights Off Robbery Suspect at Westmoreland County Auto Repair ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | CBS Local

    ... The Fan also features live and local programming, 7-days [...] PENN TOWNSHIP (KDKA)- The owners of a Westmoreland County auto repair shop were able to fight off an attempted robbery. According to the Tribune Review, Thomas was going through several ...

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  13. Plans Underway To Restore Historic Bell Tower In GreensburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | CBS Local

    GREENSBURG - More than a century has passed and the old bell atop No. 8 Hose and Engine in Greensburg, Westmoreland County, has stood ready to ring out a warning.

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  14. Charles ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A 75-year-old Braddock man is charged with robbing an automotive shop in Westmoreland County and punching the 67-year-old business owner. . >> COME AROUND HERE AND STOPPED.

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  15. 67-year-old business owner tackles 75-year-old man during thwarted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A 75-year-old Braddock man is charged with robbing an automotive shop in Westmoreland County and punching the 67-year-old business owner. Dee Fagan said she was walking from the office to the front desk when she saw Thomas standing behind the desk holding her husband's wallet, which had been in a closed drawer.

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  16. U.S. Steel Headquarters No Longer Coming To Former Civic Arena SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... ld. Paul joined KDKA-TV in 1984 as a general assignment reporter and later became Bureau Chief in Westmoreland County. He now anchors weekend evening newscasts, as well as reporting during the week for KDKA-TV News. The "You Paid For It" series on...

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  17. Billy Joel Officially Coming To PNC Park For Summer ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | CBS Local

    ... in July." Paul joined KDKA-TV in 1984 as a general assignment reporter and later became Bureau Chief in Westmoreland County. He now anchors weekend evening newscasts, as well as reporting during the week for KDKA-TV News. The "You Paid For It" ...

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  18. Donora brothers arrested on warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | O-R Online

    ... enter a vacation stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. Two Donora brothers wanted in Westmoreland County on outstanding warrants were arrested Friday when they tried to purchase guns at a sporting goods store. Rolando Corbitt, 27, ...

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  19. Local Restaurant Expanding To North HuntingdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | CBS Local

    "The Wooden Nickel" has been serving up tasty food in Monroeville since 1952, and now the restaurant and lounge is coming to North Huntingdon, Westmoreland County. And there's a lot planned leading up to it, including a Family and Friends Night, an invitation-only Grand Tasting Night and a charity night.

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  20. Husband & Wife Killed After Car Crashes, Bursts Into FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | CBS Local

    WESTMORELAND COUNTY - A husband and wife were killed when their car crashed into a tree and burst into flames in Manor early Saturday morning. "When our first officer arrived on scene at 2:10 a.m. the vehicle was completely engulfed in flames," said Chief George Valmassoni with the Manor Borough Police Dept.

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