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Dorian Johnson fulfills his dream

April 30, 2017

By Jeremy Sellew Belle Vernon Area, Pittsburgh, and now Arizona. That’s the path Dorian Johnson took to see his dream come true. From Leopard to Panther and now a Cardinal. For the first time […]

It’s over! Rostraver is Hockeyville, U.S.A.

April 29, 2017

By the Mon Valley Independent The Mid-Mon Valley has a new community as of Saturday. Rostraver Township is now Hockeyville, U.S.A. after it was announced that the Rostraver Ice Garden is the 2017 Kraft Hockeyville […]

Winning streaks continue: Leps at 8, Rams at 7

April 29, 2017

By the Mon Valley Independent A big five run second inning made the difference Friday as the Belle Vernon Area baseball team toppled Keystone Oaks, 6-2, in a Section 3-4A matchup. The Leopards (10-3, 8-2), […]

Jayhawks top ’Hounds in 2-A showdown

April 29, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON The Monessen baseball team showcased stellar defense in the first four innings Friday; however, a pair of defensive miscues in the fifth cost the Hounds as they fell to Jeannette, 5-1, […]

Judith Ann Gereshenski – Kerestan

April 28, 2017

Judith Ann Gereshenski Kerestan, of Monessen, went to be with the Lord on Feb. 7, 2017, while at Mon Valley Hospital. Born Oct. 27, 1964, to the late Raymond and Barbara Gereshenski of Charleroi, Judith […]

Louise A. Podesta Cislak – New Eagle

April 28, 2017

Louise A. Podesta Cislak, 90, of New Eagle, died Thursday, April 27, 2017, in her home. She was born June 15, 1926, in New Eagle, a daughter of Henry and Celeste Turri Podesta. A homemaker, […]

Margaret F. Hoyes – Lynnwood, Belle Vernon

April 28, 2017

Margaret F. Hoyes, 98, of Lynnwood, Belle Vernon, passed away, Tuesday, April 25, 2017, in the Hallsworth House, Monessen, with her family at her side. She was born Nov. 23, 1918, in Charleroi, daughter of […]

Round Hill celebrates spring on farm

April 28, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON The sixth annual Down on the Farm day will take place 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 13 at Round Hill Park in Elizabeth Township. Kevin Evanto, Allegheny County Parks Department […]

Program promotes disposal of old medicine

April 28, 2017

By TAYLOR BROWN Area law enforcement agencies will recognize a national drug prevention initiative on Saturday. National Prescription Drug Take Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means to dispose of prescription […]

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