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- JAMES J. NESTOR

Indiana head coach Mark Zilinskas on the team's win Hollidaysburg on Oct. 24.

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Fall Festival planned at White Township church Fall Festival planned at White Township church
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A Fall Festival will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Indiana, 285 Twolick Drive, White Township. [Read More]
Haunted attractions thrill visitors and actors alike
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Haunted attractions thrill visitors and actors alike
1 day ago - - JAMES J. NESTOR, SEAN YODER
You wind your way through the maze, knowing they will pop out at you. A masked man is following you and you have no choice but to plunge into the unknown darkness. You know the scare is coming, yet you scream anyway. [Read More]
Researcher details work on Ebola vaccine Researcher details work on Ebola vaccine
1 day ago - - KAYLA CIOFFO
“No chimpanzees were harmed in the research of this vaccine,” Dr. John Gilly assured a full house during his hourlong presentation to Indiana University of Pennsylvania students and faculty. [Read More]
Faith & Fun 5K set for Nov. 1
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A coalition of faith-based ministries has organized a 5K run and walk as a fundraising event to support their programs in Indiana County. [Read More]
Volunteers needed for Make a Difference Day
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Volunteers are needed to man collection sites at various county locations Saturday for Make a Difference Day, a national day of service sponsored locally by The Indiana Gazette. [Read More]
Former director honored Former director honored
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Coleen Chambers, former executive director of the Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County, recently received the society’s highest honor, the Frances Strong Helman Award. [Read More]
Coming events to be held
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A roundup of dinners, club meetings, family and class reunions, picnics, yard sales, fundraisers and community events of all kinds scheduled in the coming days in the Indiana County area. [Read More]
ICCAP to distribute food
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The Indiana County Community Action Program will distribute food for Green Township from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the Commodore Fire Hall. [Read More]
Aging services looking for volunteers
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Aging Services Inc. is looking for volunteers for their AARP tax aide program. [Read More]
Plumville sets trick-or-treat
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Plumville Borough will hold trick-or-treating from 6 to 8 p.m. ... [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
MLB: Konerko, Rollins share Clemente Award MLB: Konerko, Rollins share Clemente Award
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SAN FRANCISCO — Retiring White Sox star Paul Konerko and Philadelphia shortstop Jimmy Rollins were picked Friday as the first co-winners of Major League Baseball’s Roberto Clemente Award. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Indiana falls in state playoffs
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HERSHEY — Indiana lost, but the Indians didn’t go down without a fight. [Read More]
End Zone Extra Edition: Indiana's Connor Tshudy
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End Zone Extra Edition: Indiana's Connor Tshudy
3 hours ago - - JAMES J. NESTOR
Indiana's Connor Tshudy on Indiana's win vs. Hollidaysburg on Oct. 24. [Read More]
End Zone Extra Edition: Indiana's Matthew Denver
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End Zone Extra Edition: Indiana's Matthew Denver
3 hours ago - - JAMES J. NESTOR
Indiana's Matthew Denver on the team's win against Hollidaysburg on Oct. 24. [Read More]
IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks put it on the line vs. rival Slippery Rock IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks put it on the line vs. rival Slippery Rock
1 day ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
With a long and sometimes bitter rivalry, IUP and Slippery Rock have never needed any reason to get motivated to play one another. But this year’s meeting carries a little more weight. [Read More]
ON CAMPUS: Ferens, Bloom learning quickly ON CAMPUS: Ferens, Bloom learning quickly
1 day ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
Transitioning from first-team all-state players in high school to mere faces in the crowd on the Division I football stage hasn’t proved a simple task for Danny Ferens and Alec Bloom. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: NC girls’ team bests Altoona
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NORTHERN CAMBRIA — Playoff-bound Northern Cambria outlasted Altoona, 17-25, 25-22, 25-22, 26-24, in a non-conference volleyball match Thursday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Two area teams receive byes
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Heritage Conference champion Ligonier Valley received the No. 3 seed in the District 6 Class AA volleyball playoffs and will have a first-round bye. [Read More]
Indiana runners advance to states
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SLIPPERY ROCK — Indiana sophomores Sam Lenze and Melanie Zolocsik each qualified for the state championships by placing in the top 20 in Thursday’s WPIAL Class AA Cross Country Championships at Cooper’s Lake. [Read More]
JUNIOR HIGH FOOTBALL: Marion Center finishes with tie
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MARION CENTER — Marion Center scored a touchdown with roughly a minute to play to forge a 20-20 tie with Northern Cambria in a seventh- and eighth-grade football game Thursday. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG
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State police this week charged a McIntyre man with summary offenses stemming from two incidents this month at the DJ Joe’s Place tavern along McIntyre Road. [Read More]
Liquor board ethics file turned over to FBI
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HARRISBURG (AP) — A top Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission official says he turned over the agency’s investigative case files on the state liquor control board to the FBI. [Read More]
Officials: Doctor ordered cyanide test on dying woman
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PITTSBURGH — A physician who treated a 41-year-old neurologist after she suddenly collapsed said Friday that he ordered a test that eventually revealed a lethal amount of cyanide in her blood because he could find no other explanation for her sudden illness. [Read More]
Police: Two dead, including gunman, in school attack Police: Two dead, including gunman, in school attack
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MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A student opened fire today in a high school cafeteria north of Seattle, killing at least one person and shooting several others in the head, officials said. The gunman also died in the attack. [Read More]
Three California sheriffs' deputies, bystander shot
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A sheriff's spokeswoman says an assailant has shot two sheriff's deputies in Northern California after shooting an officer and a bystander in a neighboring county. [Read More]
Police: Two dead, including gunman, in school attack Police: Two dead, including gunman, in school attack
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MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A student opened fire in a high school cafeteria north of Seattle on Friday, killing at least one person and shooting several others in the head, officials said. The gunman also died in the attack. [Read More]
Police: 1 dead besides Washington school shooter Police: 1 dead besides Washington school shooter
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MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Police in Washington state say one person was killed in a high school shooting in addition to the lone student gunman. [Read More]
Shooting reported at high school north of Seattle Shooting reported at high school north of Seattle
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MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Police responded Friday to a high school north of Seattle after it was locked down amid reports of a shooting. [Read More]
Police charge man with lying in Frein probe
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STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania man provided bad information to police about the suspect accused of killing a state trooper. [Read More]
Salsgiver lawyers say plea reflects reality in case Salsgiver lawyers say plea reflects reality in case
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
A plea agreement that cut short a homicide trial in Indiana County Court this week goes part of the way toward showing the suspect’s actual role in a drug-related shooting death last year, according to the suspect’s defense attorneys. [Read More]

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4-H NEWS 4-H NEWS
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Thirty-three Indiana County 4-H members representing three clubs recently tested their equestrian skills at the annual Indiana County 4-H Horse Roundup held at Creekside Stables. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Oct. 25
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Oct. 24, 2014 ... [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Mindy Gromley and Justin Fetterman ENGAGEMENT: Mindy Gromley and Justin Fetterman
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Mindy Gromley and Justin Fetterman, of Marion Center, have announced their engagement. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays: Oct. 24
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Oct. 23 [Read More]
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Abigail Wright FIRST BIRTHDAY: Abigail Wright
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Abigail Grace Wright celebrated her first birthday July 18, 2014, with a Sesame Street party with family and friends. [Read More]
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Cole Sitosky FIRST BIRTHDAY: Cole Sitosky
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Cole Michael Sitosky celebrated his first birthday Aug. 13, 2014. [Read More]
BIRTHDAYS: Daphne Richter and Isla Richter BIRTHDAYS: Daphne Richter and Isla Richter
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Daphne Lee Richter celebrated her second birthday Oct. 1 with a Little Mermaid-themed party at her home. [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Katie Cornman and Jared Long ENGAGEMENT: Katie Cornman and Jared Long
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Katie Cornman, of Home, and Jared Long, of Armagh, have announced their engagement. [Read More]

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Police: Two dead in Washington school attack Police: Two dead in Washington school attack
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MARYSVILLE, Wash. — A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others — including two of his cousins — before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses ... [Read More]
WHO releases Ebola figures
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DAKAR, Senegal — More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola, according to figures released today by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread. [Read More]
ISIS said to be using chlorine bombs
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MURSITPINAR, Turkey — New allegations have emerged that Islamic State extremists have expanded their arsenal with chlorine bombs and captured fighter jets — weapons that could help the militants in Iraq and Syria. [Read More]
NYC police commissioner says hatchet assault was act of terror
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NEW YORK — A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday. [Read More]
Lawmaker to plead guilty in corruption case
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HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania state Sen. Leanna Washington agreed to plead guilty Friday in a case in which prosecutors accused her of using her elected office for political and financial gain. [Read More]
Remains belong to missing Virginia student Remains belong to missing Virginia student
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her. [Read More]
Gunman in Canada attack was kicked out of mosque Gunman in Canada attack was kicked out of mosque
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canada’s Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked out after he repeatedly spent the night there. [Read More]
Google executive sets record with supersonic jump Google executive sets record with supersonic jump
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ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert early Friday after taking a big leap from the edge of space. [Read More]
California shooting suspect captured California shooting suspect captured
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A suspect described as a “one-man crime spree” is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff’s deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities said. [Read More]
Primanti Bros. offers mail-order service
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh restaurant that stuffs its sandwiches with french fries and coleslaw will be stuffing those fixins in the mail. [Read More]

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Letter to the editor: Raising sales tax no way to cut property taxes
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A plank in Rep. Dave Reed’s campaign for a seventh term is the reduction, if not elimination, of property taxes. While Rep. Reed can’t personally reduce or eliminate property taxes, he has been floating ideas to raise funds that might ultimately be used toward this purpose later (HB 2425). [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Campaign slogan has a hollow ring to it
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To most voters, the phrase “People Before Politics” has a friendly ring to it. The fact that Dave Reed uses this phrase as his campaign slogan, however, makes it ring hollow. Don’t let Mr. Reed fool you: He is all about politics, and not so much about people. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Impact tax working for municipalities
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We write as individuals who are elected as township supervisors, but not on behalf of our respective townships, to express our personal concern and reservations regarding gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf’s proposals to levy a severance tax on Marcellus gas production in Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Pa. losing millions
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To voters of Indiana: I know this: I have waited patiently for about three years to talk to you regarding the so-called “impact tax” on Marcellus shale wells drilled in Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Festival organizers say thank you
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The organizers of the second annual IUP Northern Appalachian Folk Festival wish to thank all of their supporters who made this year’s event a success. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Voting for Democrat this time
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I have had the pleasure and experience of knowing both candidates running for the state House of Representatives in the 66th District. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Spend money to make money
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The old adage “You have to spend money to make money” has come true in the form of budget surpluses in states with governors who borrowed at recession-low-interest-rates or raised money through graduated income taxes. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Pennsylvania deserves a fresh start
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Tom Corbett and Dave Reed often use business metaphors when discussing politics. When voting this November, I ask that you use their metaphor to determine if they should be rehired (re-elected). [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Lowry joins in trying to discredit Obama
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Nazi Germany’s Joseph Goebbels once said that if you tell a big lie often enough, people will eventually believe it. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Freeberg will stand up for education
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Education funding has become a serious problem in Pennsylvania, and a vote for Kevin Freeberg, currently running for Pennsylvania House, is a step toward fixing it. [Read More]
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