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Applebee's seeks liquor license
16 minutes ago - - MARGARET HARPER
Pending the transfer of a liquor license, Applebee’s, a chain restaurant that touts itself as the “Neighborhood Grill & Bar,” intends to build along Oakland Avenue in White Township. [Read More]
Salvation Army distributes Coats for Kids Salvation Army distributes Coats for Kids
16 minutes ago - - TERI ENCISO
The Salvation Army held distribution for its Coats for Kids program to provide winter apparel for local children on Wednesday. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Supervisors discuss expanding recycling program
16 minutes ago - - MARGARET HARPER
White Township supervisors discussed the possibility of expanding recycling services to add plastic to the list of materials collected curbside at a meeting Wednesday. [Read More]
Voters see new electoral maps in some districts
16 minutes ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
The Nov. 4 election brings big changes for voters in some areas of Indiana County. [Read More]
IASD: Need for teacher an anomaly
16 minutes ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Enrollment figures for last year’s third-grade classes in Indiana elementary schools pointed to a need for only four teachers to handle this year’s crop of fourth-graders at Horace Mann Elementary School. [Read More]
PennDOT OKs Blairsville to maintain Old Main Street
21 minutes ago -
PennDOT’s District 10 has approved the Blairsville borough’s acquisition of Old Main and South Liberty streets, Borough Manager Tim Evans told council members at Tuesday’s meeting. [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER INDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
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Every Thursday, get the Gazette's complete listing of concerts, films, theater, music, dance and other performing arts. It's all one click away in the entertainment center. [Read More]
REGIONAL ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
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Every Thursday, get the Gazette's complete listing of concerts, films, theater, music, dance and other performing arts. It's all one click away in the entertainment center. [Read More]
INDIANA: Council discusses 2 mill tax hike INDIANA: Council discusses 2 mill tax hike
1 day ago - - RANDY WELLS
Indiana Borough residents may see a tax increase of slightly more than 2 mills in 2015, part of it in response to requests for additional tax revenue from the Indiana Fire Association and the Indiana Free Library. [Read More]
Police focus on safety at bus stops Police focus on safety at bus stops
1 day ago - - SEAN YODER
State and local police will be participating in Operation Safe Stop today to promote safe driving around school bus stops. State police in many areas across Pennsylvania will be targeting bus stops that have a high incidence of illegal passing, according to state police. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks still in the picture IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks still in the picture
1 day ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
It won’t be the easiest road to travel, and the potholes could be killers. But IUP coach Curt Cignetti won’t believe for a minute that his team is out of this. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Rams win second straight title HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Rams win second straight title
1 day ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
LIGONIER — Ligonier Valley had no intentions of allowing Purchase Line to mount another dramatic comeback — not on Senior Salute night and not with its second straight Heritage Conference girls’ volleyball title on the line. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Indians' run will continue in state quarterfinals
1 day ago -
VALENCIA — Indiana’s historic playoff run is making a stop in Hershey. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Wildcats sweep match
1 day ago -
KENWOOD — Homer-Center swept Penns Manor, 25-20, 25-23, 25-23, in a Heritage Conference girls’ volleyball match Tuesday. [Read More]
Indiana drops season finale
1 day ago -
Indiana lost to unbeaten Hollidaysburg, 6-0, in the seventh-grade football team’s season finale. [Read More]
End Zone Player of the Week: Rahdezz Henderson End Zone Player of the Week: Rahdezz Henderson
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The Blairsville Bobcats are getting it done on both sides of the ball, thanks to players like Rahdezz Henderson. [Read More]
Hawks mentor high school players Hawks mentor high school players
2 days ago -
Indiana Area Senior High School life skills class students participated in a program Monday with members of the IUP women’s basketball team. [Read More]
Stapleton brothers rewriting Indiana record books Stapleton brothers rewriting Indiana record books
2 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Two months ago, Riley Stapleton made a bold prediction. It’s one a lot of opposing coaches probably won’t want to be made aware of. [Read More]
ZEKE WILSON: Many pursuits available
2 days ago - - ZEKE WILSON
Many outdoor enthusiasts would agree that October is the premier month for fresh-air adventure. Opportunities for waterfowl, small game and furtaking chalk the calendar full with pursuits. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Walleyes concentrate in cold water JEFF KNAPP: Walleyes concentrate in cold water
2 days ago - - JEFF KNAPP
One of the region’s better late-season fishing options is the walleye action found on the Allegheny River. Having a well thought-out game plan can help one make good use of the limited daylight of the season. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG
27 minutes ago -
William Beasley, 19, of Pittsburgh, was charged on Oct. 14 by Indiana Borough police with possession of a small amount of marijuana, retail theft and underage drinking in connection with an incident at 2:20 a.m. Oct. 11 at Giant Eagle Express, 435 S. Seventh St. [Read More]
ACCIDENT
36 minutes ago -
State police reported a car driven by Marie Singerman, 50, of Apollo, traveled off Hancock Avenue, hit two parked vehicles near Poplar Street, and then came to rest in some yew bushes in a yard at 1433 Hancock Ave. No one was reported to be injured. [Read More]
Woman: Pot sales helped pay bills
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BUTLER (AP) — A 65-year-old Pennsylvania woman has admitted selling hundreds of pounds of marijuana from her home but says she needed the money to raise several grandchildren after her daughter died. [Read More]
Judge: Evidence collection stands
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WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A judge said he won’t throw out evidence collected from the chambers of a retired western Pennsylvania judge accused of stealing cocaine seized in police investigations. [Read More]
Ex-student waives hearing on threat
47 minutes ago -
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A 20-year-old former Penn State student has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he threatened a shooting at a student center. [Read More]
Toddler blamed for starting fire
57 minutes ago -
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Flint fire authorities say nine people have been displaced after a 3-year-old boy started a fire at an apartment complex. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
1 day ago -
IUP student Ethan King, 20, of Braddock, Allegheny County, was discovered in possession of a marijuana cigarette at 11:14 p.m. Oct. 11 in the 1100 block of Oak Street and destroyed the contraband when officers approached him, Indiana Borough police reported. [Read More]
Firefighters respond to call near campus Firefighters respond to call near campus
2 days ago - - KAYLA GRUBE
Indiana firefighters responded to a possible vehicle fire at 3:36 p.m. Monday in the Hadley Union Building parking lot in Indiana. [Read More]
Jury seated for trial in Clymer slaying Jury seated for trial in Clymer slaying
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Attorneys completed jury selection late Monday afternoon and were expected to open their cases this morning in the trial of a second defendant accused in the shooting death of James Alexander last year on a remote section of a walking trail in Clymer. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
2 days ago -
State police at Indiana arrested Justin Hoffert, 24, of Durhamville, N.Y., and charged him with sexually assaulting a 14-year old girl. [Read More]

All Family News

 
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
26 minutes ago -
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]
ENGAGEMENT: Krystal Pender and Michael Clem ENGAGEMENT: Krystal Pender and Michael Clem
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Krystal Pender and Michael Clem have announced their engagement. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Oct 23
46 minutes ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
57 minutes ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center Oct. 22 activity: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays: Oct. 22
1 day ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
1 day ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, Oct. 21, 2014: [Read More]
98th BIRTHDAY: Catherine Hebert 98th BIRTHDAY: Catherine Hebert
2 days ago -
Catherine Hebert, of Indiana, will celebrate her 98th birthday Thursday with her family in her home. [Read More]

All World News

 
Canada attack stirs terror fears Canada attack stirs terror fears
36 minutes ago -
OTTAWA, Ontario — Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country was being targeted for reprisals for joining the U.S.-led air campaign against an extremist Islamic group in Iraq and Syria. [Read More]
Tracking measures set for Ebola
36 minutes ago -
ATLANTA — All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country. [Read More]
Poll: Many doubt hospitals can handle Ebola
36 minutes ago -
WASHINGTON — Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they’re not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. [Read More]
Blackwater guards found guilty Blackwater guards found guilty
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WASHINGTON — Four former Blackwater security guards were convicted Wednesday in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad, an incident that inflamed anti-American sentiment around the globe and was denounced by critics as an illustration of a war gone horribly wrong. [Read More]
Activists: Syria airstrikes toll more than 500
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BEIRUT — U.S.-led coalition airstrikes on Syria have killed more than 500 people, mainly Islamic militants, since they began last month, activists said today, as fighting flared in the northern Syrian border town of Kobani. [Read More]
Central Pennsylvania fire kills scores of snakes
46 minutes ago -
EAST BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say an early morning fire in a central Pennsylvania home that killed scores of snakes doesn’t appear suspicious in origin. [Read More]
Woman: Pot sales helped pay bills
47 minutes ago -
BUTLER (AP) — A 65-year-old Pennsylvania woman has admitted selling hundreds of pounds of marijuana from her home but says she needed the money to raise several grandchildren after her daughter died. [Read More]
Judge: Evidence collection stands
47 minutes ago -
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A judge said he won’t throw out evidence collected from the chambers of a retired western Pennsylvania judge accused of stealing cocaine seized in police investigations. [Read More]
Ex-student waives hearing on threat
47 minutes ago -
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A 20-year-old former Penn State student has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he threatened a shooting at a student center. [Read More]
$2.5 million from state to help Children's
47 minutes ago -
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A $2.5 million state grant will help Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC to expand and make more room for patients needing certain specialized treatments. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the editor: Pa. losing millions
16 minutes ago -
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: Voting for Democrat this time
16 minutes ago -
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
16 minutes ago -
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: Festival organizers say thank you
16 minutes ago -
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: Pennsylvania deserves a fresh start
1 day ago -
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
1 day ago -
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
2 days ago -
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]
Letter to the editor: A severance tax would affect my family
2 days ago -
I work in the gas and oil industry. I’m a surveyor who stakes the location of gas wells to comply with state environmental regulations. I enjoy my job, find it fulfilling and earn a fair wage. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Don't be misled on Corbett's record
2 days ago -
As a parent of a special-needs child, I am truly grateful to Gov. Tom Corbett for increasing educational funding for special-needs education. In fact, this was the first increase in special-education funding in six years. [Read More]
How to submit a letter to the editor
2 days ago -
The Indiana Gazette welcomes letters to the editor and will endeavor to print readers’ letters in a timely manner. [Read More]
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