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House draws 'Christmas Story' fans to Cleveland

House draws 'Christmas Story' fans to Cleveland

- BOB FULTON

If you can find West 11th Street in Cleveland, you’ll have no difficulty locating the house linked to a beloved holiday movie.

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Holiday season opens in downtown Blairsville Holiday season opens in downtown Blairsville
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Santa and Mrs. Claus made their way through the crowd to the gazebo at the diamond Saturday in Blairsville during the town’s annual Light-Up Night. [Read More]
Indiana Social Center holds Christmas party Indiana Social Center holds Christmas party
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Members of the Indiana Social Center enjoyed square dancing Friday during the center Christmas party. [Read More]
Homer City opens holiday season festivities Homer City opens holiday season festivities
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Santa Claus stopped to say hello to Brian Dean, 2, and his sister, Emily, 4, during Homer City’s annual Light-Up Night festivities Friday. [Read More]
PETS OF THE WEEK: Area shelters offer animals for adoption
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PETS OF THE WEEK: Area shelters offer animals for adoption
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Several dogs and cats are available for adoption from the Indiana County Humane Society’s animal shelter at 191 Airport Road, White Township, and from Four Footed Friends along Beck Road, White Township. [Read More]
Blairsville bustled with canal boatmen Blairsville bustled with canal boatmen
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Quite a few people showed up for this version of the Canal Boatmen’s Reunion in Blairsville. [Read More]
A toast to friends
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A toast to friends
17 hours ago - - CARL KOLOGIE
LAKE WALES, Fla. — How do you celebrate an anniversary with one person in Florida and the other in Pennsylvania? [Read More]
Estimating ice dams
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Estimating ice dams
17 hours ago - - CONNIE BENCE
As snow comes and goes, many of us may experience ice dams building up in our gutters or on low-sloping roof areas. Unfortunately, this means that a blockage has been created and the water from the melting snow on your roof has no place to go. [Read More]
Area CEO pens book on hiring honestly Area CEO pens book on hiring honestly
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A new book, “Hire Honesty,” by Bill McConnell, of Blairsville, counsels employers and business managers to hire honest workers. [Read More]
VETERANS' CORNER: Perks of health benefit program, CHAMPVA, explained VETERANS' CORNER: Perks of health benefit program, CHAMPVA, explained
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The Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) is a health benefits program in which the Department of Veterans Affairs shares the cost of certain health care services and supplies with eligible beneficiaries. [Read More]
S&T Bank opens branch in Ohio S&T Bank opens branch in Ohio
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Indiana-based S&T Bank recently held a grand opening for its newest office in Akron, Ohio. [Read More]

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IUP BASKETBALL: Raiders hand Crimson Hawks first loss IUP BASKETBALL: Raiders hand Crimson Hawks first loss
17 hours ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
Chris Fite knows the best place to get a signature win. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Crimson Hawks make right moves in victory IUP BASKETBALL: Crimson Hawks make right moves in victory
17 hours ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
IUP appeared in control in the first half, but still needed to make some key halftime adjustments to solve the riddle of conference front-runner Shippensburg. [Read More]
ON CAMPUS: Former United wrestlers chase title at Pitt Johnstown
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ON CAMPUS: Former United wrestlers chase title at Pitt Johnstown
2 days ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
John Blankenship and Tyler Oliver achieved the team success that eluded them in high school last year by leading Pitt Johnstown to a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Division II wrestling tournament. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Crimson Hawks set for marquee matchups IUP BASKETBALL: Crimson Hawks set for marquee matchups
2 days ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
By Year 4 under Joe Lombardi, the IUP Crimson Hawks were embarking on uncharted territory. [Read More]
Pirates CARE-a-van to visit Wednesday
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The Pittsburgh Pirates’ Winter CARE-a-van is coming to Indiana on Wednesday. [Read More]
Indiana shoots past Freeport Indiana shoots past Freeport
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KITTANNING — Indiana scored the first three goals of the game in a four-goal first period and held off Freeport, 9-4, in a PIHL Varsity A East Division hockey game on Thursday at Belmont Ice Complex. [Read More]
Central Cambria rallies for victory
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Central Cambria scored four unanswered goals after allowing the first two goals of the game in a 4-2 victory over Hollidaysburg in a varsity hockey game Thursday. [Read More]
Indiana Junior High girls wrap up basketball season Indiana Junior High girls wrap up basketball season
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The Indiana Junior High girls’ basketball team closed the season with a 50-29 win over McKeesport to finish with a 14-1 record. [Read More]
IUP VOLLEYBALL: Cignetti receives another honor IUP VOLLEYBALL: Cignetti receives another honor
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IUP junior Natalie Cignetti doubled up on postseason regional honors this week when she was named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association Division II All-Atlantic Region squad on Wednesday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Journey to new Heritage title game underway HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Journey to new Heritage title game underway
3 days ago - - CARLY KROUSE
It’s a long road ahead, but the trek has already begun. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana Borough police reported Indiana University of Pennsylvania student Brennan Gundrum, 20, of Montoursville, Lycoming County, was held at Indiana County Jail to await extradition to Maryland on unspecified charges. [Read More]
ACCIDENT ACCIDENT
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State police reported cars driven by Nathaniel Weatherspoon, 24, of Pittsburgh, and Charles Astolos, 51, of Apollo, were involved in a traffic accident at 2:32 p.m. Nov. 23 on West Market Street near South Water Street. [Read More]
Latest ‘juvenile lifer’ leaves prison Latest ‘juvenile lifer’ leaves prison
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has become the latest “juvenile lifer” to leave prison after serving more than 40 years for a crime committed when he was 17. [Read More]
Police use 'fake news' in sting aimed at Calif. gang Police use 'fake news' in sting aimed at Calif. gang
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LOS ANGELES — Police investigating a notorious gang in a city on California’s central coast issued a fake press release that the chief credited with saving two men by deceiving gang members who wanted to kill them, but the ruse was criticized by news organizations who reported it as fact. [Read More]
Campus attack could be latest terror case in Ohio
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CINCINNATI — Authorities are investigating terrorism as a possible motive in the car-and-knife attack on the Ohio State University campus, the latest in a series of cases involving young men who apparently became radicalized in the heartland state. [Read More]
Man in car death to be sentenced
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ATLANTA (AP) — A judge is set to sentence a Georgia man Monday after a jury last month found that he intentionally left his toddler son in a hot SUV to die. [Read More]
Man struck, killed by off-duty officer
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FELTON, Del. (AP) — Police say a 32-year-old Pennsylvania man was killed when he was hit by a car driven by an off-duty police officer in Delaware. [Read More]
Fire destroys garage, damages home
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Fire destroys garage, damages home
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An early-morning fire that started in a garage in White Township consumed the structure and part of the adjoining house, according to Indiana Fire Association Captain Ron Moreau. [Read More]
CLYMER DISTRICT COURT DOCKET CLYMER DISTRICT COURT DOCKET
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The following defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge George Thachik, Clymer. [Read More]
Police: Beware of kidnapping scams
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State police in Kittanning reminded residents to be wary of anyone calling and asking to send money to help a loved one without confirming first with other family or friends. [Read More]

All Family News

 
STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Stephen Campbell STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Stephen Campbell
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The Indiana Kiwanis Club recently named Stephen Campbell as its November Student of the Month at Blairsville Senior High School. [Read More]
Girl named finalist in equine contest Girl named finalist in equine contest
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Rachel Sproat, Indiana County 4-H horse project member, has been named a finalist in the PA Outstanding 4-H Equine Member Contest. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Dec. 3: Gazette readers' birthdays, Dec. 3:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Regional hospitals, recent activity: [Read More]
65th ANNIVERSARY: Donald and Kathryn Vite 65th ANNIVERSARY: Donald and Kathryn Vite
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On Sept. 10, 2016, Donald and Kathryn Vite welcomed family and friends to the Punxsutawney Country Club to celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary. [Read More]
55th ANNIVERSARY: Robert and Loretta Coleman 55th ANNIVERSARY: Robert and Loretta Coleman
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Robert and Loretta Coleman, of Spring Church, recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Dec. 2: Gazette readers' birthdays, Dec. 2:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Dec. 1, 2016: [Read More]
1st BIRTHDAY: Sean Klimkowski Jr. 1st BIRTHDAY: Sean Klimkowski Jr.
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Sean David Klimkowski Jr. recently celebrated his first birthday at Blue Spruce Park with a fishing-themed party, attended by family and friends. He turned 1 on Oct. 27, 2016. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Dec. 1: Gazette readers' birthdays, Dec. 1:
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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

 
Writers, artists share conflicted view of Castro Writers, artists share conflicted view of Castro
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NEW YORK — As a prominent advocate for human rights, the poet Rose Styron knew well the abuses in Fidel Castro’s Cuba and the censorship of artists and publications with dissenting views. [Read More]
Keys, lightbulbs tied to Thomas Edison sell at auction Keys, lightbulbs tied to Thomas Edison sell at auction
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DALLAS (AP) — Keys to the New Jersey lab where Thomas Edison invented the phonograph and some of the lightbulbs that he perfected sold for more than $60,000 at auction on Saturday. [Read More]
Within hours, wildfires set Tennessee mountain city aflame Within hours, wildfires set Tennessee mountain city aflame
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GATLINBURG, Tenn. — Tracey Mayberry told her boss to fire her. It was 2 o’clock Monday afternoon in Gatlinburg, and the sky was dark with smoke. [Read More]
Latest ‘juvenile lifer’ leaves prison Latest ‘juvenile lifer’ leaves prison
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has become the latest “juvenile lifer” to leave prison after serving more than 40 years for a crime committed when he was 17. [Read More]
California party fire kills at least nine California party fire kills at least nine
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OAKLAND, Calif. — Firefighters struggled to get to bodies in the rubble Saturday after a fire tore through a converted Oakland warehouse during a late-night electronic music party, killing at least 9 people and making the charred structure unsafe for emergency crews to enter. [Read More]
Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama
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WASHINGTON — U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who’s accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office. [Read More]
Rain and sorrow accentuate memorial for dead at Brazil Rain and sorrow accentuate memorial for dead at Brazil
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CHAPECO, Brazil — On a rainy Saturday that only accentuated the grief, 20,000 people filled a tiny stadium under umbrellas and plastic ponchos to say goodbye to members of the Chapecoense soccer club who died in a plane crash. [Read More]
Police use 'fake news' in sting aimed at Calif. gang Police use 'fake news' in sting aimed at Calif. gang
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LOS ANGELES — Police investigating a notorious gang in a city on California’s central coast issued a fake press release that the chief credited with saving two men by deceiving gang members who wanted to kill them, but the ruse was criticized by news organizations who reported it as fact. [Read More]
Sandy Hook group begins campaign
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NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A group formed by families who lost children in the Sandy Hook school shooting has started a new public service campaign designed to teach people to recognize the warning signs of someone who may be contemplating gun violence. [Read More]
Museum to auction presidential wax figures
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GETTYSBURG (AP) — A Gettysburg wax museum that features the likeness of every U.S. president and first lady has closed and the figures are up for auction. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Act now to stop IASD building project Letter to the Editor: Act now to stop IASD building project
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In the past several years, candidates for office at the national, state and local levels have all addressed, in one way or another, the issue of transparency in government. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: How do we pay for all of this ... Letter to the Editor: How do we pay for all of this ...
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I am beginning to choke as I think of all the things Indiana County residents are expected to pay for, namely: [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Children's future should be top priority Letter to the Editor: Children's future should be top priority
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We have been residents of the school district for 45 years and have both been in education for over 60 combined years. This letter is in support of our present school board members and their plans for revitalizing our schools. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Board should listen to taxpayers Letter to the Editor: Board should listen to taxpayers
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For the good of all district residents, the Indiana Area school board should halt design and construction on the proposed school closure and building project. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Let's hang onto neighborhood schools Letter to the editor: Let's hang onto neighborhood schools
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As Joni Mitchell put it, “Don’t it always seem to go, that you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone.” [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Voters in District 9 duped again Letter to the editor: Voters in District 9 duped again
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“It was like waking up Christmas morning” was the comment made to me by a Northern Cambria businesswoman referring to Donald Trump’s victory. I couldn’t agree more. The voters finally woke up. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Campaign raises questions about Shuster Letter to the editor: Campaign raises questions about Shuster
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Now that the 2016 elections are over, I am certain there are some very happy voters and some very unhappy ones. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Smaller schools better for education Letter to the Editor: Smaller schools better for education
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I have concerns regarding the decision of the school board to build a mega-school to replace Ben Franklin Elementary. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Do half-days deprive students? Letter to the Editor: Do half-days deprive students?
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A recent editorial in a Greensburg newspaper reports that teacher absences have an effect on student achievement. It says 27 percent of teachers nationwide miss more than 10 regular class days each school year. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Climate change not a hoax by China Letter to the Editor: Climate change not a hoax by China
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Climate change, global warming … bah, humbug! [Read More]
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