Archive - Dec 5, 2012 - News Article
PUNXSUTAWNEYâ€“ The Punxsutawney Area School Board held their reorganization meeting Tuesday evening in Punxsutawney, with very little looking different after the meeting than it did before.
Current board President Gary Conrad was re-elected and will continue to be president of the Punxsutawney Area School Board for 2013.
Vice President Francis Molinaro was re-elected as well and will continue to be vice-president for the next year.
During the reorganization meeting, board members made a decision as to when their 2013 meetings would be held.
YOUNG TOWNSHIP â€” Two Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police cars sustained heavy damage after being struck by a fleeing vehicle during a pursuit at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday on Route 310 in Young Township.
According to Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police, a PT Cruiser driven by Douglas Bryan Oharah, 41, Reynoldsville, was traveling north on Route 119 approximately one mile south of Punxsutawney Borough when a state trooper attempted to stop him for a traffic violation.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Punxsutawney Borough Council's Public Safety Committee held its meeting Tuesday and discussed the proposed liquor license transfer from Sykesville into Punxsy for a new Mexican restaurant that is to be coming to the Groundhog Plaza.
The borough received the application from the developer, Developac of DuBois, which owns the Groundhog Plaza, said Ben White, Punxsutawney Borough manager.
"The restaurant Tres Amigos will be constructed in the former Long John Silverâ€™s/KFC restaurant building," White said.