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November 2nd, 2012

Anthony Thomas Vito

November 3, 2012

Anthony Thomas Vito, 91, of Levittown, passed away Sept. 28, 2012 at St. Marys Hospital in Langhorne.  
He attended Kane High School, graduating in 1941. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1942 and after basic training was assigned to the Third Infantry Division. He participated in invasions in Africa, Sicily, Italy and Southern France. Anthony received the Bronze Star Medal and two Purple Hearts as well as Laurels from the French Government. During a brief visit to Rome he was granted an audience with the Pope.

November 1st

Municipal authority evaluates budget

November 2, 2012

The Ridgway Township Municipal Authority will vote on the 2013 budget during December's regular meeting.

Schoolhouse Rocks Jr.

November 2, 2012

Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School students held a rehearsal Thursday afternoon in the Ridgway Area High/Middle School auditorium for their performance of Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. Students will give their first of two performances tonight and Saturday in the high school auditorium at 7 p.m.

Lady Elkers fall in playoffs to Lady Tide

November 2, 2012

Ridgway girls soccer lost 2-1 to Curwensville in the D-9 semifinal Thursday night at DuBois High School.

October 31st

Car crash in Ridgway

October 31, 2012

A vehicle crash occurred Wednesday afternoon at the corner of South Mill Avenue and Center Street in Ridgway.

Grace M. "Grayce" Uher

October 31, 2012

Grace M. "Grayce" Uher, 90, of Dunbar died on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 at Highlands Hospital in Connellsville.
She was born on March 14, 1922 in Connellsville, daughter of the late John and Anna Goulosh Kendrish.
She was a member of St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church and the Altar and Rosary societies. She retired from Pechins Foods (produce and meat departments).
Grayce was an avid cook and baker. A favorite pastime of hers was collecting angels.

Stephen B. "E.T." Palmer

October 31, 2012

Stephen B. "E.T." Palmer, 45, of 101 Fern Lane, Kersey, died Wednesday morning, October 31, 2012, at Sena-Kean Manor in Smethport following a short illness.
He was born Nov. 2, 1966 in St. Marys, son of Donna Schreiber Palmer and the late Frederick Palmer.
Formerly of St. Marys, he resided in Kersey since 1990. He attended St. Marys Area High School and graduated from Jeff Tech, DuBois, as a machinist.
He was a member of Queen of the World Parish in St. Marys. He especially loved spending time with his children, camping, hunting and fishing, and driving four-wheelers and snowmobiles.

Edmund L. “Emmy” Moline

October 31, 2012

Edmund L. “Emmy” Moline, age 91, died Oct. 18, 2012 in Port Charlotte, Fla.
Ed was predeceased by his parents, David and Edna Moline, and sisters Stella, Rosie, and Kathy.
He is survived by his sister Peachy; his wife of 66 years Dorothy (Dot); his children, Jeanne (Joe) Scheuerman, E. Robert (Susan), Debra (Kevin Betts), and Dennis (Regina); grandchildren Matt (Jaki) Trombley, Stephanie (Mario) Tripp, Ryan Moline, Stacey Rae Moline, Andrew Moline, Michael Lungo, Cassidy Lungo, Brian Antes and Zachary Tripp; nine great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

October 30th

Local area avoids Sandy damage

October 30, 2012

Elk County was spared the brunt of "Superstorm Sandy" while coastal New Jersey and Long Island were rocked by the violent weather.

October 29th

Fire department slowly increasing numbers

October 29, 2012

Despite a high age average amongst active members, Ridgway Fire Chief John Wygant was happy to report recently that the volunteer fire company has picked up some new members.

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