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NFL Results – 2014 Week 7

NFL Results  -  2014 Week 7   Monday, October 20 Pittsburgh 30, Houston 23   Thursday, October 16 New England 27, NY Jets 25   Sunday, October 19 Jacksonville 24, Cleveland 6 Indianapolis 27, Cincinnati 0 Baltimore 29, Atlanta 7 Buffalo 17, Minnesota 16 Dallas 31, NY Giants 21 Green Bay 38, Carolina 17 St.…

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PUC Launches “Prepare Now” Campaign

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission is calling on residents and business owners to start making preparations now for the cold weather months ahead. The PUC has launched its eleventh annual “Prepare Now” campaign, urging utility customers to use some common sense steps aimed at preventing high heating bills.  The initiative, with information available on the PUC’s…

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MegaMillions Jackpot Annuity To Reach $200 Million

Lottery officials estimate that the annuity value of the jackpot in Tuesday’s MegaMillions Lottery drawing (Oct. 21) will be worth at least $200 million. That’s because no one was able to claim the biggest prize in Friday’s $180 million drawing. The one-time cash value of Tuesday’s jackpot is currently estimated at $122.6 million. In Friday’s…

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House Returns For One Final Voting Session Monday

The state House of Representative returned to session Monday for one more voting day. This should wrap up the 2014 legislative session.  The Senate ended their year late last week. Among the business to be finalized in the House on Monday is a vote on a controversial gun amendment.  It gives groups such as the…

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Weeklong Seat Belt Enforcement Effort In Oil City Stresses Usage By Teens

A five-day seat belt enforcement effort was kicked off Monday morning by the Oil City Police Department. From Monday through Friday of this week (Oct. 20 through Oct. 24), the enforcement will be conducted near the Oil City and Venango Catholic High School facilities throughout areas including Lynch Boulevard, Oak Grove Street, East Bissell Avenue…

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Meadville Man Dies In Sunday Morning Crash

A Meadville man died Sunday in a one-vehicle crash that occurred before daybreak in Union Township in Crawford County. State Police officials say 32 year-old Joshua Pipper lost control of his vehicle while traveling along Mercer Pike at around 5:30 AM.  The car slammed directly into a tree, and officials say Pipper died upon impact. Police…

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Two Seriously Injured When Ejected From Truck During Clarion County Rollover

Two men were seriously injured early Saturday morning when their pickup rolled several times in a one-vehicle crash in eastern Clarion County. Police officials say both the driver, 24 year-old Antonio Magagnotti from Seminole, and a passenger, 24 year-old Alex Gorley from New Bethlehem, were ejected from the truck.  Both were airlifted to a Pittsburgh…

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Man Charged With Robbing Relative At Gunpoint In Grove City

A Grove City man was jailed last week after he allegedly robbed a male relative at gunpoint. 31 year-old Bryan Thompson is accused of robbing a 62 year-old man of his debit card and car keys and then tying the man to a chair. Police say the older man later freed himself and telephoned them…

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Keselowski Pulls Off Must-Win At Talladega; NASCAR’s Chase Now Down To Eight Drivers

Racing in a must-win situation Sunday, Brad Keselowski captured the Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama, winning not only the sixth race among the ten Chase for the Sprint Cup events, but also a berth among the remaining eight drivers eligible for the year’s series championship. Winning under a green-white checkered finish, Keselowski finished…

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Ben Martin Wins Shriners Event AT TPC Summerlin In Las Vegas

Ben Martin followed Saturday’s nine-under-par round of 62 with a closing score of 68 on Sunday to earn a two-stroke victory over Kevin Streelman and win a $1.116 million first-prize check at the PGA’s Shriners Hospitals For Children Open at TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas. Martin finished the four-day tournament at 20-under-par 264, and Streelman…

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