NEW CASTLE —
To Dominique Williams Sr. of New Castle and Tiffany Koziol of New Castle, a son on April 17, 2013.
To Anthony and Christen Kladitis of New Castle, a daughter on April 18, 2013.
To William and Nina Mansour Harper of New Castle, a daughter on April 18, 2013.
Jerry G. Cartwright
Dog law enforcement charged the following people:
•Tina Marie McNulty, 33, of Ellwood City, failure to apply for dog license.
•Emily S. Flatt, 30, of Ellwood City, failure to apply for dog license.
•Samantha Briner, 23, of Ellwood City, failure to apply for dog license.
•Judy Ann Johnston, 42, of Ellwood City, failure to apply for dog license and failure to have dog or cat vaccinated.
Melissa A. Amodie
•Robert D. Leasure Jr., 54, of New Castle, charged by New Castle police with disorderly conduct.
•Marterius Brown, 22, of New Castle, charged by New Castle police with simple assault and harassment.
David B. Rishel
State police charged the following people:
•Leah Borrelli, 25, of New Castle, two counts of driving under the influence and one count each of disregarding traffic lane, careless driving and failure to use safety belt.
•Michael F. Mezza, 48, of New Castle, two counts of driving under the influence.
Scott A. McGrath
•Gregory Thomas Johnson Sr., 37, of Niles, Ohio, charged by state police with arrest prior to requisition.
Jeffrey Lyle Macdonald Jr., 24, of Onancock, Va., and Sara Lynn Reis, 24, of Onancock
Matthew P. Hudson, 37, of Ellwood City and Nicole Lori-Ann Lust, 38, of Ellwood City
James William Schultz Jr., 43, of Enon Valley and Sarah Jean Strohecker, 32, of Enon Valley
Randall Stephen Bucy, 28, of Campbell, Ohio, and Samantha Jo Grant, 24, of Ellwood City
Paul Joseph Kish, 32, of Burghill, Ohio, and Sara Lynn Sullivan, 27, of Burghill
Joseph Michael Mendicino, 28, of New Castle and Erin Beth Fields, 26, of New Castle
David Nicholas Dado, 27, of New Castle and Megan Shea Kirkwood, 26, of New Castle
Michael Thomas Ritorto, 29, of Ellwood City and Jennifer Jane Fox, 32, of Ellwood City
Patsy Anthony Aromando, 45, of New Castle and Paula Jo Litrenta, 36, of New Castle
David Craig McCann, 59, of New Wilmington and Patricia Marie Mueller, 46, of New Wilmington
Vito Francis Cialella Sr., 49, of New Castle and Michelle Lee Ieropoli, 44, of New Castle
William Daryl Bowdon, 42, of New Castle and Jennie Rosebud Lewis, 31, of New Castle
Richard Charles Caffie Jr., 50, of Warren, Ohio, and Precious Anne Lewis, 42, of New Castle
Eric James See, 33, of Darlington and Veronica Helen Kumanchik, 33, of Portersville
Shane Adam Kaylor, 29, of Bessemer and Brandy Marie Garrison, 29, of Edinburg
Thomas Joseph Chirichella III, 31, of Hubbard, Ohio, and Kristy Lee Hitt, 34, of Hubbard
Myron Donald Chappell, 25, of New Castle and Lauren Amber McDevitt, 25, of New Castle
Peter Clayton Hoffman, 29, of Ellwood City and Erica Rochelle Henderson, 31, of Ellwood City
Wayne M. Smail, 22, of New Castle and Tennille Renee Clingerman, 22, of New Galilee
Robert David Griffith, 28, of New Castle and Laurie Anne Marshall, 37, of New Castle
Donald James Piccirillo Jr., 29, of New Castle and Ann Marie Patsy, 28, of New Castle
Andrew Jacob Diehl, 29, of New Galilee and Anjelica Marie Marsh, 23, of New Galilee.
NEW CASTLE —
- Closer Look
Tentative casino hearing date set
May 8 is the tentative date for a public hearing for Lawrence County residents to comment on the proposed casino. The Mahoning supervisors announced the date Thursday.
Training seminar to address handling PennDOT contracts
A training seminar on how to deal with state transportation engineering and construction contracts is planned for this month
Recycling facility’s plan recommended for approval
The New Castle Planning Commission has recommended approval of a land development plan for a recycling facility. Ben Weitsman and Sons of New Castle plans to construct a facility at 526 S. Jefferson St. to recycle scrap metal.
Jameson to move pediatric unit
Plans are under way to relocate inpatient pediatric care at Jameson Hospital. A press release issued Wednesday by Jameson Health System said pediatric care will continue at the hospital and “will be provided in a safe environment by the same pediatricians, physician specialists and pediatric trained registered nurses and staff.”
County asking to divert state bridge money
Lawrence County has an accumulation of state funds designated for its bridges that it cannot spend. It wants to share those funds for local road repairs, but cannot use the money — more than $600,000 — for that because the funds are restricted by a law enacted in 2007, and can be used only as a county match for county-owned bridge projects.
Commissioners make meeting changes
The Lawrence County commissioners have made a couple of changes to their regular meeting schedule this month.They will meet as usual at 10 a.m. Tuesday in their meeting room in the courthouse.
Our Opinion: Some consumers pay price of changing power suppliers
Choice may be good, but an informed choice is even better. That’s the conclusion we draw from reports here in Lawrence County and elsewhere around Pennsylvania about some residents and businesses receiving electric bills that are substantially higher than normal.
SRU addresses alleged audit discrepancy
As Slippery Rock University officials continue to tackle budget issues that include a potential deficit of up to $10 million, they’re also addressing concerns that a recent audit alleges a $1 million discrepancy.
On the Record: Today’s births and police reports
On the Record is a periodic update of public information coming out of the Lawrence County Government Center. Look inside for the latest births and police reports.
Trout stocking becomes tossing in Volant
While a snowstorm slowly made its way to the area, one annual event signaled the approach of spring for some. A little more than 300 attendees made their way through leftover snow and ice to the banks of Neshannock Creek in Volant for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s annual trout stocking event.
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