Residents of several major Northeast cities are experiencing a fast-moving coastal storm that is bringing a mix of sleet, rain and snow to areas along the busy Interstate 95 corridor this weekend. The snow that began falling in southeastern Pennsylvania and West Virginia late Friday had become rain and sleet in some areas by early Saturday, and the National Weather Service said Washington, D.C., Delaware and most of Maryland had rain.
Evening Sun, Sat, Jan 24 2015 @ 03:32 AM
Mothers and fathers can spend many sleepless nights worrying about the well-being of their children, a feeling that gets magnified when more than one serves in the military. POWs can suffer through hellish treatment at the hands of their enemies.
Stars and Stripes, Tue, Jan 27 2015 @ 01:55 PM
City roads were mostly cleared this morning after the city received an overnight belt of snow, but the next few days could bring a few more inches. Pittsburgh could receive up to 6 inches by the end of Monday, and farther east, up to 9 inches of snow is expected to be dumped on the Laurel Highlands between Friday night and Monday, forecasters say.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Sat, Jan 24 2015 @ 10:18 AM
"She loved shopping, and she told me she had bought me some fish while in the Strip District," Burkett recalled. She died of asphyxiation from toxic smoke and gas and from third-degree burns over 90 percent of her body, the Cambria County coroner's office said at the time.
FireHouse.com, Wed, Jan 21 2015 @ 09:31 AM
But that all could change as plans move forward to develop the old Cambria County Jail in Ebensburg into a tavern and microbrewery. The Cambria County commissioners broke the news at an evening meeting Thursday when they voted to terminate a 100-year lease between the county and its historical society.
Altoona Mirror, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 12:40 AM
A Windber man was sentenced Thursday to 18 months of direct supervision, including two months of house arrest, for the December 2013 shooting death of a friend. Matthew Scott Nadolsky, 30, pleaded guilty last month to a state game violation of shooting at another human.
Altoona Mirror, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 12:00 AM
Glendale Valley Municipal Authority officials said when they learned a developer had neglected to obtain a permit and pay tap-in fees for a home in Glendale Yearound, they worked quickly to correct the problem. Glendale Corp. President Bill Barnhart admitted at a November Glendale authority meeting that he didn't obtain permits for a home at 133 Red Squirrel Lane.
Altoona Mirror, Tue, Jan 20 2015 @ 01:56 AM