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  • pow-night out Volunteers help out with breast cancer benefit

    Defeating breast cancer is the goal of many women who raise tens of thousands of dollars each year for that purpose.
    The women will raise funds again on April 22 during the eighth annual Taunia Oechslin Girls Night Out program. It is scheduled for 5 p.m. at the Pasquerilla Conference Center in downtown Johnstown.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Julie Hanlin and family Concert assists cancer patient

    The family, friends and co-workers of Julie (Migut) Hanlin are conducting a fundraising concert to assist with expenses related to a recent cancer diagnosis.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • One Motley Crew of Strippers Allied Artists’ work displayed

    New members are adding to the artistic pool of Allied Artists.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • IN BRIEF | Outstanding Young Woman winners chosen

        

    April 13, 2014

  • Jack_Williams Ex-councilman wants sewer test mandate submitted to voters

    Former Johnstown City Councilman Jack Williams plans to present an ordinance to the current council members asking them to repeal the controversial pressure test mandate associated with the municipality’s ongoing sewer improvement project.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Recreation breakup feud lingers

    Breaking up is hard to do.
    Just ask leaders trying to dismantle the partnership that made up Westmont Hilltop Recreation Commission.

    April 12, 2014

  • State grants complicate park’s sale

    Like many of his neighbors with an interest in recreation, Jim Craft of Upper Yoder was disturbed over talk of selling The Ridge park and the playground at the former Stutzman School.

    April 12, 2014

  • bridge work Road repairs hit full speed

    With the state’s gasoline tax already on the rise and a host of other fees now increasing as part of Act 89, a five-year slate of tax and fee increases, PennDOT officials are spelling out specifics of projects already bid.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • PennDOT: Funds available for Route 219 engineering

    Work on Phase 1 of the $300 million four-lane Route 219 from Meyersdale to Somerset is back in gear, and the chances of completing the highway to the Maryland state line are looking a little brighter.

    April 12, 2014

  • gas flag Water in gas line ruined furnace, Dale resident says

    Jim Lux has lived on Nathaniel Street in Dale Borough since the early 1990s. His nearly 50-year-old natural gas furnace, which was recently replaced, had been there much longer.
    Lux said while he’d been looking to put the old burner out to pasture, the Dale Borough arm of the city’s sewer upgrade was the death blow, and he stepped up his timetable.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo

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