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  • Road.jpg PennDOT highlights this year’s road work

    The resurfacing of Highland Avenue in New Castle is one of PennDOT’s projects planned for this year. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation this week announced a total of $53.5 million is earmarked for major road and bridge projects in Lawrence County this year.

    April 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • State to replace bridges in county

    The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has plans to replace several local bridges this construction season. Some are under way. Others will begin this year and extend into 2015. The projects are:

    April 5, 2014

  • Letter.jpg Our Opinion: Inevitable changes at Jameson are part of bigger world

    This is an era of consolidation for medical facilities. Actually, it has been for some time, as small hospitals and even medical practices have been gobbled up by larger entities.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo 2 Stories

  • underpass.tiff Residents seek help with Liberty Street underpass

    Some Mahoningtown residents are seeking the city’s help to make an underpass on South Liberty Street a little brighter. Larry Macri told city council last week, “We have a issue with the lighting. We cannot see under that underpass. It’s a safety issue.”

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dog wardens to check licenses

    Dog wardens are canvassing homes throughout Lawrence County this month. The purpose is to ensure all dog owners have current licenses and rabies vaccinations for their animals.

    April 4, 2014

  • Mayor to present report on meeting

    Mayor Anthony Mastrangelo plans to give a report to council next week on his meeting with North American Dental Group.

    April 4, 2014

  • 06.jpg Photos, Preview, Cast List: Shenango to present ‘Bye Bye Birdie’  

    The Internet presents … Elvis Presley. To understand the personalities and references associated with “Bye Bye Birdie,” veteran director Paul Angelucci pointed his Shenango High cast to several resources.

    April 3, 2014 8 Photos

  • 01.jpg Photos, Preview, Cast List: Mohawk to present ‘Music Man’

    There may be trouble in River City but the cast of “The Music Man” is more like a family affair. The production at Mohawk High School brought together a group of friends and further tightened an already close bond.

    April 2, 2014 8 Photos

  • Gibbons to host town hall event

    State Rep. Jaret Gibbons is inviting constituents to a town hall session Thursday.

    April 2, 2014

  • Intermediate unit hosting 5-K in Neshannock

    The Midwestern Intermediate Unit IV is hosting the second annual Let Me Win 5-K Run/Walk. Runners and walkers of all ages may participate in the April 26 event at Neshannock High School’s John Thompson Memorial Trail, 3834 Mitchell Road.

    April 2, 2014