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Moore Wins CIMB Classic In Malaysia

Consistent Ryan Moore recorded a 5-under-par 67 on Sunday to wrap up a three-stroke victory at the CIMB Classic in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and win $1.26 million. Moore posted a four-round total of 17-under-par 271 (68-69-67-67) to beat Kevin Na, Gary Woodland and Sergio Garcia, who finished in a three-way tie for second place at…

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Technology Helping To Lower Gasoline Prices

One expert says you can, in part, credit technology with the lower gasoline prices of late. The falling prices are largely due to some basic supply-and-demand issues beyond the end of the summer driving season and the shift to winter blends.  And, Rayola Dougher, senior economist for the American Petroleum Institute, tells Radio PA News…

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Late Field Goal Dooms Nittany Lions In 20-19 Loss To Maryland

A 43-yard field goal by Brad Craddock with only 51 seconds remaining in the game Saturday lifted the Maryland Terrapins to only their second-ever football win over Penn State, 20-19 at Beaver Stadium in State College. Penn State (4-4; 1-4 Big Ten) had first fallen behind at 17-16 with 11:30 remaining on a one-yard run…

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Backup QB Scores In 2nd OT As Duke Drops Pitt 51-48

James Conner ran for a career-high 263 yards and three touchdowns on Saturday afternoon, but Pitt dropped a 51-48 home decision to Duke when Blue Devils backup quarterback Thomas Sirk scored on a five-yard keeper in the game’s second overtime. Pitt (4-5; 2-3 ACC) had been forced to settle for a field goal in the…

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High School Football Results – 2014 Week 10

High School Football Results  –  Week 10   Friday, October 31   District 10, Region 5 Conneaut 45, Oil City 13 Meadville 44, Franklin 27   District 10, Region 6 McDowell 36, Central Tech 14 Cathedral Prep 44, Erie East 0 General McLane 35, Strong Vincent 14  (shortened by power failure in 4th Q)   Non-Region Titusville 54, Maplewood 8 Greenville…

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Oilers, Knights Both Drop Season Finales At Home

The Oil City Oilers and the Franklin Knights both dropped their season finales on their home fields on Friday night. The Oilers were beaten 45-13 by Region 5 champion Conneaut.  Falling in their final three games, the Oilers, who started the season at 3-0, closed at 5-5. Backup quarterback Jack Russell entered the game with…

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National Fuel Lowers Gas Supply Charges; Average Monthly Bill To Drop By Nearly Nine Percent

National Fuel Gas says their quarterly adjustment to their gas supply charges should lower the average residential customer’s monthly bill by nearly nine percent. The change became effective on Saturday (Nov. 1). The company says the adjustment will lower the monthly bill of a “typical residential customer” by $6.89. National Fuel spokesperson Sandra James says…

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Daylight Savings Time Ends This Weekend; Set Clocks Back One Hour

We are reminded that Daylight Savings Time ends this Sunday morning (Nov. 2) at 2:00 AM. So, on Saturday night we will all be setting our clocks back one hour.  The result will be the return of more morning daylight and earlier sunset times, beginning at around 5:30 PM. Daylight Savings Time will return on…

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Child Pedestrian Fatalities Peak On Halloween; Experts Stress Caution

The organization Safe Kids Worldwide says, on average, twice as many children are killed while walking on Halloween night than on any other night of the year. But, they add that surveys show only about one-third of the nation’s parents discuss pedestrian safety with their young trick-or-treaters. Drivers are urged to use extra care when…

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Oil Region Trick-Or-Treat Hours

Friday’s Trick-or-Treat Hours For Selected Communities in and Around the Oil Region:   Friday, October 31  –  (6:00 – 8:00 PM) Oil City Cornplanter Township Franklin Sandycreek Township Cranberry Sugarcreek Borough Emlenton Richland Township Knox Salem Township Oakland Township President Township Tionesta Irwin Township Pinegrove Township Shippenville Farmington Township Paint Township

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