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May 1, 2017

Monessen woman wanted on multiple charges

April 25, 2017

By KRISTIE LINDEN klinden@yourmvi.com Police in Monessen and Monongahela say a 45-year-old woman had a busy night Saturday in both cities and is now wanted on charges of stealing a vehicle, fleeing from police and […]

Belle Vernon Area honors ‘Reality Tour’ directors

April 25, 2017

By KAYLIE MOORE kmoore@yourmvi.com Belle Vernon Area School Board on Monday recognized the district’s successful Reality Tour program. The Reality Tour is a national, evidence-based, parent and child drug education/prevention program for students ages 10 […]

United Way of Mon Valley salutes 2016 contributors

April 25, 2017

By the Mon Valley Independent The United Way of Mon Valley recently closed its 2016 campaign with the 56th annual Celebration Luncheon at Monongahela Valley Hospital’s Education Conference Center in Carroll Township. Lee Supply Company […]

NBV woman to stand trial in child endangerment case

April 25, 2017

By KAYLIE MOORE kmoore@yourmvi.com A North Belle Vernon woman was ordered to stand trial for allegedly being unconscious at home while her 3-year-old son wandered a busy borough street. Allison Lynn Chiaravalle, 31, of Graham […]

Editorial: Gambling on more gambling

April 25, 2017

More online gambling looks like a safe bet in Pennsylvania. But will our leaders carefully study the competing plans and decide on one that provides a solid future for the new venture? The odds are […]

Young spellers sparkle in Elizabeth Rotary bee

April 23, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON jnegron@yourmvi.com With a smile on her face, 8-year old Ruby Nadler proclaims that she’s always known how to spell “plaid.” She proved that Thursday night as the Central Elementary School third-grader correctly […]

Zetty hopes to revitalize Catholic school

April 23, 2017

By KAYLIE MOORE kmoore@yourmvi.com As her first year at St. Sebastian Regional School comes to an end, Dr. Nina Zetty is determined to keep the North Belle Vernon facility on a successful path. A lifelong […]

Overburden blasting planned at 5 Oaks Mine

April 23, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON jnegron@yourmvi.com Amerikohl Mining Inc. is planning to conduct overburden blasting on the Five Oaks Mine in Elizabeth Township beginning this summer. According to a public notice released to residents, the Five Oaks […]

Charleroi students enjoy exotic fruits and veggies

April 23, 2017

By TAYLOR BROWN tbrown@yourmvi.com Charleroi Area Elementary Center is hoping to continue to expand the taste buds of students through the fresh fruits and vegetables program. Business manager Crystal Zahand said she applied for a produce […]

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