Bittman: Mildred D., 101, Westmont. (Picking-Treece-Bennett)
Faulkner: Miriam B., 93, Johnstown. (John Henderson)
McAneny: Rebecca C., Westmont. (Duca)
Miller: James A. Sr., 74, Johnstown. (Picking-Treece-Bennett)
Myers: Sharon L., 56, Cresson. (Gibbons, Gallitzin)
Parks: Carole L., 76, Johnstown. (Baker-Harris)
Sharkey: John S., 78, Northern Cambria. (Moriconi)
Lamer: Grace (Smith), 74, Strongstown. (Bowser-Ondriezek)
Smolar: Michael P., 48, Miami Beach, Fla., formerly of Elton Heights.
Terrizzi: Salvatore, 95, Rochester, Mich., formerly of Bakerton. (Malburg)
Valentine: Wayne, 63, Bedford, formerly of Alum Bank. (Blackburn)
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Funeral plans set for Jackson Twp. firefighter
Funeral arrangements have been set for a Jackson Township firefighter killed in a tractor accident over the weekend.
Fugitive returning – eventually – to Somerset jail
A warden says a man who was arrested in New Jersey after escaping from the Somerset County Jail in 2005 will be returned to the lockup – eventually.
Power in Moxham expected to be restored by 1 p.m. Tuesday
One person was sent to the hospital Tuesday after a vehicle slammed into a utility pole in Johnstown leaving some customers without power, authorities said. The one-vehicle crash happened on Bridge Street in the Moxham section of Johnstown at 1:14 a.m., fire Chief Anthony Kovacic said. When firefighters arrived, they found utility wires down, he said. Denny Platt, area manager for Penelec, said 402 customers initially lost power, including North American Hoganas High Alloys, a business which is located on Bridge Street. Power was restored to all but nine customers by 3:30 a.m., he said. The remaining nine customers are expected to have power restored by 1 p.m., Platt said.
Easter Seals’ branches join, add services
A June 4 merger of two independent Pennsylvania Easter Seals nonprofit organizations has led to an increased service area and expanded programs, Johnstown Division Director Annette Shearman said.
Inmate’s hearing delayed
The first court appearance by a death-row inmate who police and many witnesses say slammed a Cambria County attorney in the face more than a month ago is again delayed.
Bedford trial set to open
A man charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a western Bedford County man he called his best friend will attempt to convince a jury that he should not be held responsible for his death.
Richland bash sheds Thunder ties
Although no longer officially part of Thunder in the Valley, Richland Bike Bash provides another motorcycle-themed venue for music, food and fun while supporting the Richland Township Fire Department.
Pool ’n Pork festival adds new activities
Each year, the Nanty Glo Pool and Park along Lincoln Avenue tries to draw a portion of the leather-clad throngs speeding to Johns-town’s annual Thunder in the Valley event.
Police roundup: 2nd man sought in diamond heist
Richland Township police are looking for a second suspect in connection with a jewelry store robbery at The Galleria on Saturday.
In brief: West Taylor bridge project underway
Work to replace two structures that cross Wildcat Run and a tributary to Laurel Run on Cooper Avenue, Route 3041, in West Taylor Township began Monday.
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