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Pennsylvania’s Match 6 Lotto Record Jackpot Climbs Again – To $7.3 Million

Pennsylvania’s Match 6 Lotto game made news Monday by seeing its jackpot reach a record high of seven million dollars. Pennsylvania Lottery officials now say the jackpot for Monday night’s Match 6 game cannot be claimed, and the jackpot for Thursday night’s drawing will be worth at least $7.3 million. No one has been able to claim…

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NFL Results – 2013 Week 4

NFL Results – Week 4   Thursday San Francisco 35, St. Louis 11   Sunday Minnesota 34, Pittsburgh 27 Cleveland 17, Cincinnati 6 Buffalo 23, Baltimore 20 Denver 52, Philadelphia 20 Seattle 23, Houston 20  (OT) Arizona 13, Tampa Bay 10 San Diego 30, Dallas 21 Detroit 40, Chicago 32 Tennessee 38, NY Jets 13…

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Hutchinson’s “Telephone Town Meeting” Set For Tuesday Night

State Senator Scott Hutchinson’s first-of-its-kind “telephone town meeting” is scheduled for this Tuesday, October 1 at 6:45 PM. The Senator’s office calls it an opportunity for the constituents of the 21st District to participate in a discussion about state government and current issues without leaving their homes. Although it won’t be feasible to allow everyone…

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Steelers Lose In London; Roethlisberger Says “We’re The Worst”

Prompting quarterback Ben Roethisberger to proclaim, “Right now, you could say we’re the worst team in the league!”, the Pittsburgh Steelers lost a 34-27 decision to the previously winless Minnesota Vikings (1-3) on Sunday in front of 84,000 international fans at Wembley Stadium in London, England. With the loss, the Steelers fell to 0-4 for…

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The “Steel Curtain’s” L.C. Greenwood Dies At Age 67

Former Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end L.C. Greenwood died Sunday at a Pittsburgh hospital.  Greenwood was 67.  The earliest reports did not indicate a cause of death. Greenwood was a member of the famed “Steel Curtain” defense, and played on the first four Steeler Super Bowl championship teams. A 10th-round draft pick from Arkansas A&M in…

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Pirates Sweep Cincinnati, Will Host Reds In Wild Card Game Tuesday Night

A three-game sweep of the Reds in Cincinnati over the weekend gives the Pittsburgh Pirates (94-68) the home field for their one-game National League wild card playoff with the Reds (90-72). The Pirates will enter the 8:00 PM Tuesday game at PNC Park with three straight victories, and seven wins in their last 10 games. …

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Johnson Wins For Record 8th Time At Dover

Jimmie Johnson held off teammate and race polesitter Dale Earnhardt, Jr. on Sunday to win at Dover International Speedway in Delaware for a record eighth time, taking the AAA 400, the third leg in the 1o0-race NASCAR Chase for the Cup. Johnson had been tied with seven wins at Dover with Bobby Allison and Richard…

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Weekend Search For Missing Boater Ends Without Results

Officials say a 29 year-old man from the Sandy Lake-Stoneboro area remains missing after a two-day search was called off on Sunday. The man’s identity was not released.  He apparently had been one of three people in a boat that capsized on Sandy Lake shortly before daybreak on Friday.  The other occupants of the boat,…

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Six Church Burglaries Reported In The Same Weekend

Representatives of four different churches reported over the weekend that their sanctuaries were burglarized Saturday night.  Two other churches say their facilities have also been robbed in recent days. Churches in Titusville, Townville, West Mead Township and Pleasantville were robbed on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.  Among the items taken were three cash boxes, two safes —…

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Lawmaker Wants To Strengthen State Dog Law

A state Senator last week introduced legislation to strengthen Pennsylvania’s Dog Law and help prevent animal cruelty. Senator Richard Alloway says his bill will target kennel owners who lose their licenses due to violations of the Dog Law.  It would prevent violators from continuing to operate a kennel through a license issued to an immediate…

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