PUNXSUTAWNEY â Tuesday, Borough Manager Ben White presented Punxsutawney Borough Council with an estimated cost to pave and place new sewage lines along Dinsmore Avenue at half a million dollars.
A couple of months ago, council asked him to move forward with an estimated cost to upgrade Dinsmore Avenue, one of the last two brick covered streets in the borough. The other brick- covered road is Grace Way.
REYNOLDSVILLE â Thursday, Dr. J. Stephen Cleghorn staged a little rebellion of his own, but it was an emotional one.
âNow I feel empowered by a bond of love,â he said following an event he hosted Thursday on his Paradise Gardens & Farm. âNo drill will ever penetrate this land, and Iâm prepared to stand behind that.â
Cleghornâs rebellion came with a declaration without weapons, and as well as with the spirit of his No. 1 confederate â his wife, Dr. Lucinda Hart-GonzĂĄlez, who died of cancer in November 2011.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â Wednesday, state police, federal and other officials announced the arrests of several local individuals stemming from an almost two-year investigation into the trafficking of both methamphetamine and Oxycodone.
Police affidavits said, "The source of this organized drug trafficking operation was based in Jefferson County, Pa."
The investigation targeted "high level, middle level and low level dealers/users in the Troop C area," and those arrested include:
â˘ Cindy D. Pifer-Collarini, 43.
â˘ Daniel A. Niver, 41.
â˘ Theodore D. Reagle, 44.