There is no doubt in Garrett Farah’s mind that Ralph Blundo changed his life.
Youth & Education
One of the most popular teachers in the Neshannock Township School District is an outdoorsman who drives 120 miles to and from work each day to teach high school math and physics.
Attempts to revitalize New Castle frequently focus on bolstering its infrastructure.
Grace Beal remembers the happiness.
Science has become cool again in the Union Area School District, which has incorporated its STEAM curriculum into classroom lessons, after-school clubs and family fun nights.
The late Dr. James S. Snow Jr. had a passion for baseball, and once set his sights high on becoming a major league pitcher.
The New Castle Running Club has had such an impact on one of its former and original runners that he’ll be heading to college with a track and cross country scholarship.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota on Tuesday survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an issue of her national celebrity.
Times have changed at the Lawrence County Humane Society in recent years.
Joe Hernandez wanted custody of his daughter.
Weekly gatherings of the New Castle Rotary Club begin like many others.
David Dauer had a problem.
Business & Industry
Honey is high on the list of preferred sweeteners for a hot cup of tea in the afternoon or at bedtime.
New Castle’s South Side has long been a melting pot of industrial, commercial and residential properties.
David Barensfeld’s family has been growing since 1910, and it’s looking to expand again.
Daisies, daffodils and dahlias — oh my!
Luella R. Long, 102, of New Castle passed away the evening of Aug. 10, 2020, at Quality Life Services in New Castle. Born on March 2, 1918, in New Castle, she was a daughter of the late Harvey and Jeanette (Shoaf) Rigby. After both of their passing in 1920, Luella was raised by Thomas and Su…
Mary Elizabeth Humber, 86, passed away Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, at UPMC Jameson Hospital. Calling hours: 3 to 5 p.m. Friday at McGonigle Funeral Home Inc., 111 W. Falls St., New Castle. Condolences: www.McGonigleFuneralHome-andCrematory.com.
Iris Grandey, 73, of New Castle died Aug. 8, 2020. There is no service. Arrangements are by Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home, 941 S. Mill St. Online condolences may be offered at www.decarbofuneralhome.com.