Located just a few miles outside of Indiana, Arone Lumber and hardware is a family owned business that is dedicated to bringing their customers quality building materials and service with pride.
2018 Family Business Feature
Blairsville Floor Covering, since 1953, is a place where you will always be greeted with a smiling face from Greg or from Tammy.
In just a few decades, their unassuming corner drug store at 639 Philadelphia Street would grow into the nation’s largest correctional pharmacy services provider and Pennsylvania’s largest privately owned, long-term care pharmacy provider.
Dr. Bruce C. Highberger, a lifelong native of Blairsville, established this family owned, family oriented practice in 1979, returning to his hometown following dental school and service in the Army.
“We specialize in quality vacuums that will last years, not months, and if a customer has questions they call us, not an 800 number.”
Fast, friendly and reliable service is a personal goal at H2O Restoration, where owner Joe Cook is joined by his wife, Cindy, his daughter, Kathy Jo Scrips, who serves as office manager, and her husband, Cory Scrips is sales manager, along with service manager Kris Barron, from Blairsville.
The Tate (originally Teti) family immigrated from Italy in the late 1890s, first seeking opportunity in the coal-rich regions of eastern Pennsylvania, then migrating to the boom town of Arcadia in Indiana County.
R.D. Brown Memorials was established in 1988 by Richard and Beverly Brown and offers a full line of monuments and more.
Smith’s Furniture of New Germany has been known for their great customer service and name brand furniture and mattresses since 1973.
The Thomas M. Frick Insurance Agency, LLC was established in 1966. Now owned by Thomas M. Frick Jr., who graduated from Penn State with a diploma in Insurance and a minor in Real Estate.
William G. Mechling Insurance Agency has been serving the area for over the past 51 years by offering life, property and casualty insurance, and a variety of other financial products.
Indiana County News
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Police & Courts
Indiana Borough police reported Monday that a local man tried to pass phony currency two months ago at a store along the 300 block of Pratt Drive near the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus.
State police reported that a Ford F-150 driven by Craig McMillen, of Mahaffey, hit a parked Chevrolet Cobalt on Glenwood Avenue near Hall Street at 3:24 a.m. Saturday.
HOMER CITY — A Homer City man has been listed on a missing person report issued Monday night…
National & World
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The dead were found in burned-out cars, in the smoldering ruins of their homes, or next to their vehicles, apparently overcome by smoke and flames before they could jump in behind the wheel and escape. In some cases, there were only charred fragments of bone, so small that coroner's investigators used a wire basket to sift and sort them. Read more
Indiana County Sports
My olive-hued bucktail jig settled to the rocky bottom of the reservoir. A few seconds later a light tick signaled a bite from the 12-foot depths. Moments later a fat yellow perch was on the leave-covered surface of Piney Dam, an impounded portion of the Clarion River. It was one of several …
The IUP Crimson Hawks revisited last season, returned to the present and offered a glimpse of the future all in one afternoon at the KCAC on Sunday.
REgional & National Sports
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The National Hockey League announced a ten…
NEW YORK (AP) — Hardcore fans of the Beatles like to pore over every detail of the band and endlessly dissect their songs. Then there's Giles Martin, who manages to time travel to meet the Fab Four.
NEW YORK (AP) — "Saturday Night Live" cast member Pete Davidson has apologized for mocking the appearance of a veteran who lost an eye in Afghanistan.
NEW YORK (AP) — Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry has been hospitalized with breathing problems that began after a guest performance with Billy Joel in New York.
“Daredevil” Season 3, which dropped on Netflix Oct. 19, wasn’t a direct adaptation of a given comic book story. Instead, the show includes DNA from a variety of comics. To find out which bits and what bobs came from where, let’s engage (with a huge spoiler warning for both TV and comics) in …