The Daily Press http://www.punxsutawneyspirit.com http://www.punxsutawneyspirit.com/apfeed.xml--1 Punxsutawney Spirit | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-07-24T23:53:29-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9079Familiar Faces Friday!2014-07-24T21:57:41-04:002014-07-24T21:57:41-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritBy Destiny PiferOf The SpiritPUNXSUTAWNEY— Kelly Skarbek is a familiar face. You may recognize her as a speech therapist who works in the Punxsutawney Area School District with children who have special needs. Or perhaps you have seen her throughout the community. Born in Kittanning and raised in Punxsutawney, she is a 1993 graduate of Punxsutawney Area High School. Punxsutawney, PANo author availableFamiliar Faces Friday!Punxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9079Change0Usable2014-07-24T21:57:41-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9078Jackpot! Winning lotto ticket sold in Punxsy2014-07-24T23:53:29-04:002014-07-24T21:55:16-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPictured by the lottery terminal are (from left) Savanna Hallman; Sue Hetrick; Monica Weaver, front manager; and Nick Kernich, pharmacist at Hometown.Read the full story in Friday's edition of The Spirit.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableJackpot! Winning lotto ticket sold in PunxsyPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9078Change0Usable2014-07-24T21:55:16-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9077Latest gig ‘runs’ through Barclay Square2014-07-24T21:41:59-04:002014-07-24T21:41:59-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableLatest gig ‘runs’ through Barclay SquarePunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9077Change0Usable2014-07-24T21:41:59-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9073Music in the Park Tonight!2014-07-24T00:41:16-04:002014-07-23T22:58:26-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableMusic in the Park Tonight!Punxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9073Change0Usable2014-07-23T22:58:26-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9072Sexual abuse against children incident reported2014-07-23T22:42:05-04:002014-07-23T22:42:05-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableSexual abuse against children incident reportedPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9072Change0Usable2014-07-23T22:42:05-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9069Stay off the road: Big Run council bans grass clippings on streets2014-07-22T23:25:17-04:002014-07-22T22:44:23-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney Spiritbook and mowed down an old one at the same time at Monday's meeting.Council voted to approve Ordinance No. 226, which repealed Ordinance No. 205 for junk.Nick Lantz, council president, said the new ordinance adds in lawn clippings, grass, sticks and leaves from being placed in the street."If these items are not removed from the roads after mowing is completed, there are fines to be assessed from $50 up to $1,000," Lantz said.Several people who were in the audience commented on the new ordinance prior to its approval.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableStay off the road: Big Run council bans grass clippings on streetsPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9069Change0Usable2014-07-22T22:44:23-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9068SS.C.D. ministry crochets comfort for those in need2014-07-22T23:25:16-04:002014-07-22T22:40:16-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritRead the full story in Wednesday's edition of The Spirit.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableSS.C.D. ministry crochets comfort for those in needPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9068Change0Usable2014-07-22T22:40:16-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9060MARTIN'S announces recall of organic peaches, nectarines, some Orchard Perfect fruit2014-07-22T15:38:56-04:002014-07-22T15:38:56-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritThe following products are included in this recall:• Organic Nectarines, PLU 94378• Organic Peaches, PLU 94044• Orchard Perfect Nectarines, PLU 4378 and PLU 4036• Orchard Perfect Peaches, PLU 4044 and PLU 4038• Orchard Perfect White Peaches, PLU 4401• Orchard Perfect Black Plums, PLU 4040• Orchard Perfect White Nectarines, PLU 3035GIANT/MARTIN’S has received no reports of illnesses to date. Listeria is a common organism found in nature. Consumption of food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes can cause listeriosis, an uncommon but potentially fatal disease. Healthy people rarely contract listeriosis. However, listeriosis can cause high fever, severe headache, neck stiffness and nausea. Listeriosis can also cause miscarriages and stillbirths, as well as serious and sometimes fatal infections in those with weakened immune systems, such as infants, the elderly and persons with HIV infection or undergoing chemotherapy.Customers who purchased the fruit between June 1 and July 21, 2014 should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to GIANT/MARTIN’S for a full refund.Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Wawona Packing Company at 1-888-232-9912. In addition, customers may call GIANT/MARTIN’S Customer Service at 1-888-814-4268 for more information. Punxsutawney, PANo author availableMARTIN'S announces recall of organic peaches, nectarines, some Orchard Perfect fruitPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9060Change0Usable2014-07-22T15:38:56-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9058Mayor Alexander apologizes2014-07-21T22:28:02-04:002014-07-21T22:28:02-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableMayor Alexander apologizesPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9058Change0Usable2014-07-21T22:28:02-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:9057See what popular event is returning to Barclay Square this weekend2014-07-21T23:07:08-04:002014-07-21T22:05:18-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritOrganizers are hoping for more of the same for this year's CITP, which will take place throughout the course of the weekend.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableSee what popular event is returning to Barclay Square this weekendPunxsutawney Spiriturn:publicid:dailypress.com:9057Change0Usable2014-07-21T22:05:18-04:00