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The Downtown Indiana Inc. marketing organization has named Sean Howard, of Indiana, to serve as its director.

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Film series concludes with 'Dooman River'
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Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s spring 2014 Foreign Film Series will conclude Sunday with the Korean film, “Dooman River.” [Read More]
Realtors' board welcomes new members Realtors' board welcomes new members
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The Indiana County Board of Realtors welcomed two new agents into the ICBR at the April 16 second-quarter meeting. [Read More]
Honda sales leader receives award Honda sales leader receives award
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Ronald Pociask of Delaney Honda recently received the prestigious Honda Award of Council of Sales Leadership for 2013. [Read More]
Here's a way to pass time Here's a way to pass time
5 hours ago - - TOM PEEL
On display through June at the Blairsville Historical Society is “Clocks Old and New,” an exhibit featuring a variety of vintage clocks [Read More]
Kennel hosts egg hunt for dogs Kennel hosts egg hunt for dogs
5 hours ago - - TOM PEEL
Connie Winters’ Pet Resort in White Township recently held an Easter egg hunt for dogs. [Read More]
Seniors' group to meet in May
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Brush Valley Senior Citizens will meet at noon May 7 at the Brush Valley Fire Hall for its regular meeting. [Read More]
Beekeepers announce meeting
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The Cambria-Clearfield-Blair County Beekeepers will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Pleasant Valley Methodist Church, 20 Egypt Road, Woodland, in Clearfield County. [Read More]
Hoodlebug Trail cleanup scheduled
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The Evergreen Conservancy will conduct a cleanup of the Hoodlebug Trail on May 3 beginning at 9 a.m. [Read More]
Word Whiz Iggy winner named
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Erma Griffith, of Marion Center, was the winner of Puzzle No. 38 .. [Read More]
REGIONAL ENTERTAINMENT CENTER 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]

All Indiana Sports News

 
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Indiana drops key section game HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Indiana drops key section game
1 day ago - - ELI NELLIS
The season isn’t over for Indiana, not by any means. But the WPIAL Section 2-AAA baseball championship is likely out of the question. [Read More]
5K race slated for Saturday
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The Indiana Area Junior High School Athena Club and Builder’s Club, along with the Marion Center Athena Club, will hold the sixth annual Pick-A-Cause 5K race at Blue Spruce Park on Saturday, April 26. [Read More]
Little League seeks umpires
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MARION CENTER — Marion Center Little League is looking for umpires for the upcoming season. [Read More]
MARION CENTER 7, HOMER-CENTER 2 -- Stingers win first meeting, but Wildcats show fight in defeat MARION CENTER 7, HOMER-CENTER 2 -- Stingers win first meeting, but Wildcats show fight in defeat
2 days ago - - CARLY KROUSE
MARION CENTER — Homer-Center coach Randy Thomas couldn’t wait for his team to get a crack at unbeaten Marion Center. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Big inning sends Valley past Indiana
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Host Valley broke open a tied game and mounted a big rally in the fourth inning to beat Indiana, 15-5, in a WPIAL non-section softball game that was shortened to five innings due to the mercy rule Monday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: McLoughlin, Wildcats throttle Purchase Line
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PURCHASE LINE — Homer-Center’s Stephen McLoughlin tossed a two-hitter, and the Wildcats posted season highs in runs and hits to rout Purchase Line, 16-1, in a Heritage Conference baseball game Monday. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Tionesta has quality fishing in large-stream setting
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Tionesta Creek, which flows through portions of Warren and Forest counties, provides anglers with a quality trout-fishing experience in a big-stream setting, as well as solid smallmouth bass angling. [Read More]
IUP SOFTBALL: Crimson Hawks drop pair at Lock Haven
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LOCK HAVEN — IUP managed only six hits in a doubleheader and lost to Lock Haven, 3-0 and 6-5 in 10 innings, in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference softball crossover games Monday. [Read More]
The one that didn't get away The one that didn't get away
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Lucas Claypool, 12, of Indiana, caught a 21-inch palomino trout [Read More]
Opening day success Opening day success
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Austin Bailey, 10, of Plumville, caught a 22-inch rainbow trout on Little Mahoning Creek on opening day. [Read More]

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Conviction leads to house arrest
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JOHNSTOWN — An Indiana County man was placed on house arrest for one year after being convicted of a narcotics charge in U.S. District Court in Johnstown. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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Tracy Kirkpatrick, 52, of Indiana, was held at Indiana County Jail on Saturday after being accused of violating a court-issued protection-from-abuse order. [Read More]
ACCIDENTS
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Vehicles driven by Zane Lesko, 22, of Titusville, Crawford County, and Li Liping, 29, of Knoxville, Tenn., crashed at 6:10 p.m. April 16 as they traveled on Route 119 ... [Read More]
Two stabbing victims released
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MURRYSVILLE (AP) — Two students injured in a stabbing and slashing rampage at a Westmoreland County high school have been released from the hospital. [Read More]
Feds: ID theft scheme cost $10 million
6 hours ago -
PITTSBURGH — A federal prosecutor in Pennsylvania said Wednesday that a massive identity theft and fake tax return scheme cost the U.S. Treasury an estimated $10 million. [Read More]
POLICE REPORTS
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State police at Kittanning arrested Brian Rainey, 31, of Homer City, at 4:23 p.m. Sunday along Route 422, and charged him with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. [Read More]
Former captives ask for apology
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CLEVELAND (AP) — Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter’s guest room with the captivity they experienced. [Read More]
Three charged in weapons plot
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HARRISBURG — U.S. prosecutors have charged a Pennsylvania man and two foreign citizens with conspiring to illegally export chemical warfare detection devices and laboratory equipment to Syria, authorities said in a case that was under seal for 17 months until Wednesday. [Read More]
Oklahoma court rejects inmates’ claims
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Supreme Court has rejected claims by two death row inmates that they’re entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them. [Read More]
Police raid L.A. Times after threat
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police took a man into custody Friday night inside the Los Angeles Times building after it was locked down because of a shooting threat report, the newspaper said. [Read More]

All Family News

 
ENGAGEMENT: Holly Shirley and Anthony Villella ENGAGEMENT: Holly Shirley and Anthony Villella
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Mr. and Mrs. James Shirley, of Northern Cambria, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Holly Anne Shirley, to Anthony Michael Villella, son of Dominic Villella, of Pittsburgh, and Kimberly Bower, of Lock Haven. [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Homer-Center High School
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HOMER CITY — The following students have been named to the honor roll at Homer-Center High School for the third-quarter grading period: [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Indiana Area Senior High School
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The following students have been named to the honor roll at Indiana Area Senior High School for the third grading period: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, April 23
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If you see these Gazette readers today, be sure to wish them a happy birthday! [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, April 22, 2014: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, April 22
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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, April 21, 2014: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, April 21
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Be sure to wish the following Gazette readers a happy birthday when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
3 days ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, weekend: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, April 20
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]

All World News

 
South Korea school, filled with mourning, reopens after disaster South Korea school, filled with mourning, reopens after disaster
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Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes today, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums and photos of classmates and teachers who make up the vast majority of the more than 300 people feared dead. [Read More]
FCC poised for net neutrality changes
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The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content companies to pay for faster delivery over the so-called “last mile” connection to people’s homes, but enhance scrutiny of such deals so they don’t harm competition or limit free speech. [Read More]
Vermont moves toward GMO labeling
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Vermont lawmakers have passed the country’s first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between powerful lobbyists for the behemoth U.S. food industry and an American public that overwhelmingly said it approves of the idea. [Read More]
FDA proposes regulations on e-cigarettes
5 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration. [Read More]
Pro, con testimony heard on drilling
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PITTSBURGH (AP) —Allegheny County Council members heard testimony for and against a proposal to drill for natural gas under a Pittsburgh-area park, with supporters touting the economic benefits and opponents worried about environmental damage. [Read More]
Two stabbing victims released
6 hours ago -
MURRYSVILLE (AP) — Two students injured in a stabbing and slashing rampage at a Westmoreland County high school have been released from the hospital. [Read More]
Feds: ID theft scheme cost $10 million
6 hours ago -
PITTSBURGH — A federal prosecutor in Pennsylvania said Wednesday that a massive identity theft and fake tax return scheme cost the U.S. Treasury an estimated $10 million. [Read More]
Former captives ask for apology
6 hours ago -
CLEVELAND (AP) — Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter’s guest room with the captivity they experienced. [Read More]
Three charged in weapons plot
6 hours ago -
HARRISBURG — U.S. prosecutors have charged a Pennsylvania man and two foreign citizens with conspiring to illegally export chemical warfare detection devices and laboratory equipment to Syria, authorities said in a case that was under seal for 17 months until Wednesday. [Read More]
Michigan man among first in U.S. to get 'bionic eye' Michigan man among first in U.S. to get 'bionic eye'
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Upcoming primary election is critical
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The media predicted that the May 20 primary election was going to be a relatively “quiet” one. Don’t believe this for a moment. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Learning from Franklin Regional tragedy
3 days ago -
There are some important lessons to be gleaned from the Franklin Regional tragedy that should convince the Indiana school board and others to rethink their positions. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: The world's happiest countries
3 days ago -
Since 2010, the tea party has had one strategy — to destroy government. We know the tactics of the Heritage Foundation, Koch brothers and Fox Network: to lie, distort, confuse and malign any policy, report, projection or proposal put forth by our president or our government. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Violence arises from corrupted society
5 days ago -
On April 14 we were treated to an erudite display of sociological jargon and response to an increasingly troubling issue: violent sociopathic behavior (“A regionwide response to school violence,” Christian Vaccaro). [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Better options than arming teachers
5 days ago -
Regarding the April 4 As I See It (“Back White’s bill on arming teachers,” Mark Zilinskas), the last paragraph of the article undermines the entire topic and provides the opposite reasoning for arming teachers. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: We all have a choice to make about our future
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Life for most of us is not a steady stroll through time, and not all changes are our choice to make. We have 24 hours in a day to wonder if today is the day our enemy will destroy our country and the lives of its people. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: A regionwide response to school violence
1 week ago -
I sat at my computer watching the tragic events unfold at Franklin Regional High School on Wednesday and shook my head in absolute consternation. The patterns of school violence are as predictable in their unfolding as they are unpredictable in the time and place of their next occurrence. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Halvorson's campaign message resonates
2 weeks ago -
I am amazed at the number of mailings I have received from Congressman Bill Shuster’s campaign. However, I seem to be learning more about his opponent, Art Halverson, than I am about Shuster. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: It's about water, yours and mine
2 weeks ago -
The EPA issued a permit on March 16 to put a Class II brine disposal well in East Run under the Underground Injection Control (UIC) program. This is not acceptable. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Vote may drive farm market out of town
2 weeks ago -
Tuesday night the Indiana Borough council voted 7-5 to deny the request from the Indiana County Farmers’ Market to relocate to IRMC Park on North Seventh Street. [Read More]
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