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November 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Early bird shoppers turn out on Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans headed to the stores for gift shopping on Thanksgiving in what’s quickly becoming a new holiday tradition. By 4 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Commentary

Surefire holiday recipes

Tired of trying to please everyone during the holidays? Are you working harder at home than you are at work, but still want that perfect, old-timey, Norman Rockwell look for your table? Then these simple recipes are for you! More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Bethel Life men spread random acts of kindness

EDITOR: Have you ever experienced kindness from a stranger? Do you remember how that made you feel? On Saturday, Nov. 22, I was out grocery shopping when the rain turned to ice, making driving and just walking through the parking lots dangerous. More...

Sports

Gay helps Pittsburgh on and off the field

PITTSBURGH — For years William Gay kept quiet. About his remarkable story. About his sometimes erratic play. About the personal tragedy that shaped him. More...

Finding a new way to succeed

Lady M’s working on discovering strengths after graduations

MERCER — This season will be quite a change from last year for the Mercer girls basketball team. More...

Teams in good standing at Thanksgiving usually go to the playoffs

DENVER — Carve an extra piece of turkey to celebrate, David Backes and T.J. Oshie, because St. Louis is well on its way to the postseason. More...

Oil prices fall after OPEC decision

VIENNA (AP) — Reflecting its lessening oil clout, OPEC decided Thursday to keep its output target on hold and sit out falling crude prices that will likely spiral even lower as a result. Oil prices fell sharply on the news. More...

For some, location of Brown’s hands irrelevant

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The word spread within minutes of Michael Brown’s death — a young black man with his hands raised in surrender had just been shot by a white cop. More...

Parades, protests and power outages on Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of Americans across the country are marking the holiday with lots of turkey, football, parades and early shopping, while many are overcoming some nasty weather and power outages. More...

 

News

Flames damage 6 cabs at Pittsburgh taxi company

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say fire damaged six taxis at a Pittsburgh cab company after flames spread from one vehicle that was under repair. Police say a car caught fire Thursday afternoon while mechanics were working on it. More...

Flight 93 chapel closed after being struck by car

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A car has crashed into a Pennsylvania chapel honoring the Sept. 11 victims of United Airlines Flight 93, temporarily closing it. State police say the car hit a chapel wall after a twovehicle accident Tuesday. More...

DEP awaiting tests for ‘cat urine’ smell in New Castle

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) — State environmental officials don’t believe a “cat urine” smell plaguing part of one western Pennsylvania city is harmful, but neither do they yet know what’s causing it. More...

Obituaries

Tony T. Greco

Tony T. Greco, 92, of Adamsville Road, Harts town, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Park Avenue Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Meadville, where he had been a resident for the past month. More...

Fred L. Miller

Fred L. Miller, 76, of 246 Crestview Drive, Transfer (Pymatuning Township), passed away following an extended illness at 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at UPMC Horizon Hospital in Greenville. Fred was born in Pittsburgh on Sept. More...

SERVICES

MILLER — Fred L., 76, of 246 Crestview Drive, Transfer (Pymatuning Township). Memorial contributions can be made to the Greenville Area Public Library, 330 Main St., Greenville, PA 16125. More...

Community

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

Mercer Co. Courthouse closed today Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Mercer County Courthouse will be closed today. Normal operating hours will resume Monday, Dec. 1. Devine Inspirations to host family night Saturday More...

ORGANIZATIONAL NEWS

Atlantic Friends and Flower Club to meet Monday EAST FALLOWFIELD TOWNSHIP — The Atlantic Friends & Flowers Club will host its annual Christmas party, starting at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1, at the Atlantic Odd Fellows Hall. More...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Jasper Leslie Alan Harpst, son of Jason and Kerby Harpst, Clarksville, Tenn., celebrated his first birthday Nov. 22, 2014. More...