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    INDIANA mSA’S FEBRUARY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 4.3%

    4/2/2019
    Indiana tied with three other counties for the 49
    th lowest unemployment rate among Pennsylvania’s 67 counties.
    Unemployment rates and rankings of adjacent counties were: Jefferson (3.8%, t-25th); Clearfield (4.2%, t-42nd); Cambria (4.3%, t-49th); Westmoreland (3.8%, t-25th); and Armstrong (4.2%, t-42nd). Unemployment rates across Pennsylvania ranged from 2.8 percent in Adams, Centre and Chester counties to 5.8 percent in Forest County. 
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:59:00 -0400

    Clymer woman drops fight over housing

    A Clymer woman said Wednesday she doesn’t have the money to continue her fight in court over a medical marijuana issue.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:58:00 -0400

    ICTC students rank high in recent testing

    The Indiana County Technology Center ranked among the most effective vocational training centers for secondary students in Pennsylvania in recent assessment testing, school officials reported Tuesday.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:58:00 -0400

    Supervisors appoint Lenz, McCauley to lead board

    The White Township board of supervisors on Wednesday elected George Lenz as its chairman and Gail McCauley vice chairwoman.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:56:00 -0400

    Commissioners vote to pull out of medical assistance ride program

    A change in administration of a program that provides transportation for qualifying Pennsylvania Medical Assistance residents to their medical appointments will have no impact on clients, but it may mean higher costs for service providers, the Indiana County commissioners were…
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:54:00 -0400

    Players open 2019 season

    The Indiana Players will present “Sandy Toes and Salty Kisses” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and May 3 and 4 and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday and May 5 at The Philadelphia Street Playhouse.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:54:00 -0400

    Drama production slated at Indiana High

    The Indiana Area High School drama department will present “Connected/Disconnected” on Friday and Saturday at the school.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:49:00 -0400

    Indiana County Entertainment Center

    Every Thursday, get the Gazette's complete listing of concerts, films, theater, music, dance and other performing arts. It's all one click away in the entertainment center.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:49:00 -0400

    IUP choirs to present choral music chronicling life's journeys

    Under the baton of Dr. Ryan Beeken, the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Department of Music will close its Sound Choices series this year with the performance of “#twitterlieder & Alzheimer’s Stories” on May 5 at 3 p.m. at Fisher Auditorium…
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:49:00 -0400

    Girl Scouts wrap up cookie sales

    Girl Scouts of Indiana wrapped up their annual cookie sale at the end of March, and because of the support of the Indiana County community, girls will be able to power their Girl Scout adventures for another year.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:44:00 -0400

    Regional Entertainment Center

    Every Thursday, get the Gazette's complete listing of concerts, films, theater, music, dance and other performing arts. It's all one click away in the entertainment center.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:51:35 +0000

    Marianne Dietrick-Gallagher, MSN, RN, MBA, Joins CANCER CARE PARTNERSHIP as Interim Administrative Director

    Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the addition of Marianne Dietrick-Gallagher, MSN, RN, MBA, as interim administrative director of CANCER CARE PARTNERSHIP, a partnership between Mount Nittany Health and Penn State Cancer Institute, providing personalized care for outpatient hematology, medical oncology and infusion services. “I’m absolutely delighted to be here, working with a team of such passionate and dedicated […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:50:48 +0000

    US Astronaut to Spend 11 Months in Space, Set Female Record

    By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A NASA astronaut will spend nearly a year at the International Space Station, setting a record for women. Station astronaut Christina Koch will remain on board for about 11 months, until February — approaching but not quite breaking Scott Kelly’s 340-day U.S. record. “One month down. Ten to go,” […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:41:25 +0000

    Conemaugh Physician Group welcomes Certified Nurse Practitioner

    Conemaugh Physician Group – Emergency Medicine congratulates Zeke Feyock, CRNP in his new role at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center’s Department of Emergency Medicine. Feyock has been a member of Conemaugh Memorial’s team for eight years as a registered nurse, with experience in the intensive care unit, telemetry unit, and Department of Emergency Medicine. With the completion of his master’s degree, […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:40:23 +0000

    CATA names Bruce Donovan Director of Finance

    The Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA) has named Bruce Donovan its Director of Finance, effective March 25. As Director of Finance, Mr. Donovan is responsible for CATA’s grants, procurement and capital pro- grams, as well as establishing and maintaining the Authority’s financial and accounting systems. He oversees development of the annual budget and risk management, ensures compliance with federal and […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:39:20 +0000

    Experts Reveal the Best Vlogging Strategies for Businesses in 2019

    Vlogging is where an individual or group of people create regular videos to give their opinion on a topic they are passionate and knowledgeable about. Over the last few years, vlogging has become a huge phenomenon. So much so, it has caught the attention of businesses keen to diversify their content strategy to better connect with their target audience. Those […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:23:32 +0000

    Gladys Brown Dutrieuille Reappointed as PUC Chairman

    The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) today recognized Gov. Tom Wolf’s reappointment of Gladys Brown Dutrieuille of Dauphin County as the PUC’s Chairman, effective immediately. “I am honored by the Governor’s reappointment to this important position,” Chairman Brown Dutrieuille said. “The Commission is steadfastly committed to our key public safety, consumer protection, economic and quality of service regulatory oversight responsibilities, […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:22:30 +0000

    Americans’ Energy use Surges Despite Climate Change Concern

    By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and SETH BORENSTEIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans burned a record amount of energy in 2018, with a 10% jump in consumption from booming natural gas helping to lead the way, the U.S. Energy Information Administration says. Overall consumption of all kinds of fuels rose 4% year on year, the largest such increase in eight years, […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:19:31 +0000

    Ohio’s Growing Shale Energy Industry has Attracted Over $74 Billion in Investment Since 2011

    Total investment in Ohio’s resource rich shale energy sector has reached $74 billion since tracking began in 2011, according to a Cleveland State University study. Prepared for JobsOhio, the report represents the most recent data available and covers shale investment through the first half of 2018. It comes just weeks after IHS Markit released estimates that by 2040, the Utica […]
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:00:00 +0000

    Lisa Bahr

    Director of Operations Centre County PAWS Lisa Bahr graduated from Ohio State University in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in animal science. After graduation, she was hired as the Centre County PAWS Shelter Supervisor and began work in October 2007, shortly after the current PAWS Center was built and opened to the public. Bahr was PAWS’ first employee and was […]
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:00:00 +0000

    Trish Shallenberger

    Founder & CEO A Soldier’s Hands Trish Shallenberger is founder and CEO of A Soldier’s Hands, a nonprofit organization that serves U.S. military personnel around the globe. It was created 11 years ago following a moving conver­sation on an airplane with a young man about to be deployed to Iraq. Shallenberger is responsible for aligning the board of direc­tors, volunteers, […]
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:32:14 +0000

    PHOTOS: Beaver County Corridors of Opportunity

    Nearly 400 people attended the Corridors of Opportunity: Beaver County on April 25 at the Community College of Beaver County. Panelists included Paul Bazzano, Millcraft Hospitality, Roger Davis, Community College of Beaver County, Rebecca Matsco, Potter Township Board of Supervisors and Jim Palmer, Beaver County Corporation for Economic Development. To see who attended, click on the photo.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:25:01 +0000

    EQT CEO: Culture change leading to turnaround

    Said the company had no plans to move from its headquarters in downtown Pittsburgh.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:20:29 +0000

    Health care IT company closes fundraising round

    The company launched in 2014.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:19:02 +0000

    Shapiro urges Supreme Court to extend consent decree past June 30

    Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro urged the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to extend the UPMC-Highmark consent decree and reverse a previous ruling affirming the June 30 end to allow a lower court to extend and modify the agreement, according to a Pennsylvania attorney general’s filing. Shapiro has been waged in a battle with UPMC to modify and extend the agreement, whose ending will impact an unidentified number of Allegheny and Erie county residents with Highmark insurance who have UPMC…
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:30:17 +0000

    EXCLUSIVE: EQT production chief plans to leave driller

    It wasn't immediately clear whether or when a new EVP of production would be named.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:43:52 +0000

    Exclusive: Allegheny County may get some money back from OneJet loan guarantee

    Allegheny County Economic Development declined to disclose the amount or identify the guarantor that it has reached an agreement with, saying negotiations with another guarantor were still ongoing.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:41:13 +0000

    PUC defers action on pipeline construction injunction

    The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission voted to defer any action on an injunction on construction work on the Mariner East 2 pipeline, according to a press release from the commission. The PUC issued the injunction last June for several sections of the Mariner East 2 pipeline, which runs from Ohio to Delaware through southern Pennsylvania. Some sections had their injunctions lifted in August, but a section in Chester County near Philadelphia has remained under injunction, which means that construction…
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:38:07 +0000

    Cannabis REIT buys into western Pennsylvania's medical marijuana industry

    Real estate firm invests in buy-lease-back deal with Maitri Genetics
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:13:16 +0000

    Beaver County faces ongoing challenges amid new growth prospects

    A new business energy in Beaver County must overcome old challenges.
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:08:06 +0000

    How has the tech boom affected Pittsburgh's real estate industry?

    That was the topic of discussion at Thursday's Bisnow State of the Market event.
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