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Southwestern plans water outage in parts of Franklin Township

Southwestern Pennsylvania Water Authority will shut off water on Oakview Drive and parts of Rolling Meadows Road and Mt. Morris Road in Franklin Township between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesday to make system upgrades. Customers may experience a drop in pressure or no water and are advised to keep contai

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-09-21 00:57:58

Keystone Girls' Soccer Gets OT Win Over Franklin; Union Volleyball Tops Moniteau

WEST SUNBURY, Pa. - Union rallied from 2-0 hole to beat host Moniteau, 3-2 (18-25, 25-27, 25-21, 25-9, 15-11). Hannah Atzeni had a big night for the Golden Damsels with 38 set assists and seven aces. Frankee Remmick was the recipient of many of those helpers and finished with 18 kills, five aces an

EXPLORECLARION.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Franklin puts out call for another big tree

Franklin is on the hunt for a large centerpiece for its Christmas celebration this year. City officials are looking for another well-proportioned 35-to-40 foot tree to bring holiday spirit to the downtown for its third annual Victorian Christmas celebration. "It really is quite a ceremony bringing t

DERRICK - 2017-09-20 05:30:51

Beginning Wednesday, work set on several Franklin streets

Beginning Wednesday, workers will put down a surface treatment of reclaimed millings on several Franklin streets. Work will be done on Forest Lane, Wendy Way, Evergreen Drive and South Edgewood Drive. Motorists in the area will notice some loose milling stones and should reduce their speed until the

DERRICK - 2017-09-19 05:30:51

Venango County Woman Held for Court on Attempted Homicide Charges

VENANGO CO., Pa (EYT) - The case against a Venango County woman who is accused of attempted homicide has been held for court. During a preliminary hearing on Wednesday afternoon, Magisterial District Judge Patrick E. Lowrey ordered the following charges against 55-year-old Jodi Lee Moody, of Polk, t

EXPLORECLARION.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Need a new appliance? Learn, compare - then ask for a deal

In this Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, file photo, a woman walks through a display of refrigerators at a Lowe's store in Cranberry Township, Pa. Buying a major appliance can be intimidating, but it doesn't have to be hard. To find one that both you and your bank account are happy with, do your homework, v

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2017-09-21 22:59:00

Vehicle fire brings traffic to standstill on turnpike in Beaver County

NEW SEWICKLEY TWP. -- Traffic was at a standstill on both lanes of the westbound Pennsylvania Turnpike in Beaver County on Thursday afternoon as crews worked to extinguish a vehicle fire. Turnpike spokesman Carl DeFebo said a commercial vehicle was hauling a piece of machinery when the it caught fir

ELLWOOD CITY LEDGER - 2017-09-21 19:08:00

Pennsylvania Turnpike Motorists Get 80-Mile Detour

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA - Thousands of motorists will face lengthy detours over the weekend as an 18-mile stretch of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will close for 55 hours so a bridge on the toll road can be replaced. The turnpike will be closed from 9 p.m. Sept. 22 through 4 a.m. Sept. 25 between Exit 10

PATCH - 2017-09-21 13:02:50

Hanover police charge several at Farm Aid concert

Hanover Township police filed charges against several people, mostly for drug-related activity, in connection with incidents in the parking lot of KeyBank Pavilion during Saturday's Farm Aid concert. Three people from Franklin, Venango County, were charged after an officer on patrol reportedly sm

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-09-19 23:48:53

PA Turnpike warns of 80-mile detour this weekend

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania Turnpike officials are warning motorists of an 80-mile detour they'll encounter in western Pennsylvania over the weekend. The detour will run from 9 p.m. Friday and 4 a.m. Monday as crews close the toll road between the New Castle and Cranberry interchanges. Penns

WPXI - 2017-09-19 12:49:45

Hurricanes Zero In On Coasts Russia Investigation Heats Up Obamacare Repeal Is Back: Patch Morning Briefing

While all eyes in the Northeast are on Hurricane Jose, folks across Irma-battered Florida are wearily watching the development of Hurricane Maria. Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center said Maria had strengthened enough to earn Category 5 status by Monday night. Much of the Northeast is braci

PATCH - 2017-09-19 06:34:02

Eisenhower girls race to wins

WATTSBURG - The Eisenhower cross country teams traveled to Seneca to race the host Bobcats and Harbor Creek, with both schools sweeping the Knights. Despite that, both the boys and girls teams turned in strong efforts with marked improvement. Tyler Burnell and Ethan Kellogg finished 11th and 12th

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Donations off so far in Coats for Kids fundraiser

Winter seems a long way off with all these 80-degree days in the forecast, but the Oil City Fire Department needs help with its annual Coats for Kids project. This is the fifth year for the fundraiser that helps local children adorn themselves with thick winter coats when the snow flies, but donatio

DERRICK - 2017-09-19 05:30:51

Turnpike to close to traffic this weekend between Beaver Valley, Cranberry exits

A detour that could add more than an hour to travel times will be in place on the Pennsylvania Turnpike this weekend as crews demolish and replace a bridge in New Sewickley Township. The turnpike will completely close to traffic at 9 p.m. Friday between the Beaver Valley and Cranberry exits. The clo

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2017-09-19 21:00:00

Who's Hiring in Clarion County

New Light Open Interview Day New Light Inc. - Clarion, PA Are you a compassionate person looking for a great career opportunity? NEW LIGHT INC. IS HAVING AN OPEN INTERVIEW DAY!! The position being offered will provide support for intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals in a facil

EXPLORECLARION.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

UPT brings Freedom Train lessons to its library

Putting together the Freedom Walk display in Haskell Memorial Library at the University of Pittsburgh at Titusville was a labor of love for Mary Ann Caton, assistant professor of history and political science. Caton was busy throughout the month of August making the 62 signs that are displayed at ea

TITUSVILLE HERALD - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Facebook tips lead task force to 5 fugitives

The Crawford County Sheriff's Department is crediting its proactive use of Facebook for the apprehension Tuesday morning of five individuals in the Titusville area wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies, with several tips coming from members of the community. Taken into custody on warrants from

TITUSVILLE HERALD - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Woodrow and Thompson family reunion brings 80 to gathering

"I have set the Lord always before me: because he is my right hand, I shall not be moved." David went through much during life, but he knew if he followed the Lord, everything would be alright. Maybe not the way he planned, but he knew God knew best. Many people get so involved with something or so

TITUSVILLE HERALD - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

Fall Driving Tour - Eagle's Flight

This the first of four highlighted routes that will take you on a tour through some of the most majestic and scenic views in Pennsylvania. Along the way, you'll have many opportunities to enjoy the stunning vistas and visit some enchanting and interesting destinations. These are just suggested route

EXPLORECLARION.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

ARCA to Host 'Debussy and Schubert on the Allegheny' on October 1

FOXBURG, Pa. - Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts is hosting "Debussy and Schubert on the Allegheny" on Sunday, October 1. Enjoy an early Autumn afternoon of live entertainment from Lincoln Hall's stage, which features the original hand-painted backdrop of an actual Allegheny River scene. The

EXPLORECLARION.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00