ST. MARYS — A personal care aide has been charged with forgery and theft after she allegedly forged a check and stole cash from a woman after whom she looked on weekends.

City of DuBois residents are reminded that a refuse dumpster is placed at the city garage, 10 Parkway Drive, on the first Wednesday of each month, 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., starting Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, for the winter months.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings on Sept. 13.

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ST. MARYS — A personal care aide has been charged with forgery and theft after she allegedly forged a check and stole cash from a woman after whom she looked on weekends.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings on Sept. 13.

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DuBOIS — DuBois Central Catholic was unable to get anything going offensively as it was defeated 14-0 by visiting Punxsutawney Monday afternoon.

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DuBOIS — The DuBois boys soccer team held its own for a large portion of Monday’s matchup with undefeated Altoona, but in the end the Mountain Lions proved too much to handle for the Beavers i…

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DuBOIS — The DuBois boys soccer team has battled through a tough opening two weeks of the season, but the Beavers put it all together Thursday against cross-town foe DuBois Central Catholic in…

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On August 29th, several weeks ago, my wife and I attended a memorial service for long-time friend Joyce Simchick who had passed away at the age of 89 years following a lifetime of service for her family and the tri-county area. The service included a eulogy by her pastor, the Rev. Christophe…

Cooking sometimes seems like an exact science but mistakes and add-ins can sometimes turn out quite tasty.

The Revolving Art Show, sponsored by DuBois Area Council On The Arts (DACOTA), is at the DuBois Public Library. The new exhibition is open now until Oct. 7. It features two local artists, Scott Gulvas of DuBois and Nina Turkin of Treasure Lake, DuBois.

Village Voices and the DuBois Area Community Band will present, "A Patriotic Salute," a combined concert with free will offering to benefit the DuBois Area Food Pantry at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 7, at Christ Lutheran Church, 875 Sunflower Drive, DuBois. 

CLEARFIELD — The Clearfield County Historical Society will hold its 15th annual Apple Cider Festival on Sunday, Oct. 13, from 1-4 p.m. at the historic Bloody Knox Cabin, along Route 453, in Kellytown, between Madera and Curwensville.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The high-stakes fight for working-class voters moved to Pennsylvania on Tuesday as a slate of Democratic White House hopefuls vowed to use the power of the presidency to crack down on corporate America and strengthen organized labor.

Commonly known as ALS, the condition is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord, and it is always fatal. The affected motor neurons deteriorate and the brain and spinal cord lose their ability to send signals to muscles, which begin to atrophy. As muscles lose nourishment, those affected lose their ability to speak, move, eat and breathe. The average life expectancy of those afflicted with ALS is two to five years, and there is no cure.

Project Fit America is a charity that works alongside educators to create opportunities for kids to stay active and healthy. It offers fitness grants and programs to help fund resources such as equipment, teacher training and curriculum. The goal is not only to get students involved physically, but also nurture an environment in which children enjoy living a healthy lifestyle. For the past five years at Homer-Center Elementary, in Homer City, Pennsylvania, that opportunity to stay active has been the Lub Dub Run Club.

We’ve all experienced sticker shock. It’s one thing to gasp over the cost of a new dishwasher, but sticker shock for those who need to purchase medications for a chronic disease such as diabetes is a serious issue.