Monday, September 1, 2014 07:23 PM

Ellwood City Public Library Activities for Week of Sept. 1
Monday, September 01 2014 08:06am
- Staff

Activities taking place at the Ellwood City Area Public Library include the following: The library will be closed on Monday, September 1, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday. Wednesday, September 3, at 6:30 p.m. – Evening Book Discussion Group for adults. The group will discuss the book, “I’d Know You Anywhere,” by Laura Lippman. More information is available by calling the library at 724-758-6458. Thursday, September 4, at … Continue reading

Join The CA$H Mob When They Assemble Saturday
Friday, August 29 2014 09:28am
- Staff

ELLWOOD CITY – The CA$H Mob will meet at Ellwood City Community Plaza at 11:00 AM this Saturday, August 30, 2014. At that time, the shopping location will be announced and the assembled will walk together to “mob” the designated store with cash!  Everyone is welcome.  Bring $20 to spend. Come alone or with friends!  Join the group for refreshments at a local establishment afterwards. The CA$H Mob has been organized to ‘thank’ and ‘support’ … Continue reading

Twenty-Five Cameras Installed At Walnut Ridge Complex
Friday, August 29 2014 08:15am
- Staff

On Tuesday, Mayor Anthony J. Court and the Lawrence County Housing Authority (LCHA) members gathered at the Walnut Ridge Housing Authority location to kick off the installation of 25 State of the Art cameras. The Mayor stated the project would be completed in approximately 6 weeks. Mayor Court stated the changes at this location were inevitable and he is pleased with these improvements. The high definition-digital zoom cameras will be plugged directly into the Ellwood … Continue reading

RELEASE: Suspicious calls, scam phone calls continue
Friday, August 29 2014 08:08am
- Staff

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund due and try to trick you into sharing private information. These con artists can sound convincing when they call. They may know a lot about you, and they usually alter the caller … Continue reading

Missing Driver In Franklin Twp. Car Crash Turns Up
Thursday, August 28 2014 08:29am
- Staff

According to reports, a one-vehicle accident in Franklin Township Wednesday morning left arriving police officers stumped as the driver was nowhere to be found. Now, charges are pending against the driver for leaving the scene of the accident and for multiple traffic violations. The accident took place on South Camp Run Road in Franklin Township, Beaver County where, according to reports, 23-year-old Sonya Osselborn said she swerved to avoid deer on the road while on … Continue reading

District Governor Hosted By Riverside Lions Club
Thursday, August 28 2014 08:04am
- Staff

NORTH SEWICKLEY TWP. — The Riverside Lions Club recently hosted the 14N District governor, Larry Kempa. Kempa gave a talk about “Strengthening the Pride.” He emphasized that if the district does not continue to attract new members, some Lions clubs will cease to exist — maybe not next year but in upcoming years. Without the Lions, Kempa said, the community will be left without many community services. Kempa spoke about shrinking club memberships and the … Continue reading

Wolverine Football Tickets Go On Sale Today
Wednesday, August 27 2014 08:16am
- Staff

Lincoln High School is back in session which means – Ellwood City Wolverines football season tickets are on sale! The season tickets go on sale beginning Wednesday during the school hours in the high school office. Tickets for five home games will be $30.00 for adult reserved seats, $20.00 for adult general admission, $5.00 for students, and free for residents of the district who are 62 or older. Adult and student tickets will be $5.00 … Continue reading

Panther Alumni Soccer Team Comes Away With Victory
Wednesday, August 27 2014 08:04am
- Staff

The Riverside Alumni Soccer Team sought revenge for losses at the hands of the Riverside High School 2014 high school team after losing the first two match-ups in 2012 and 2013 on Saturday. The game played at the Riverside Middle School soccer field under humid conditions was a test for the “oldsters”. They met the challenge and then some by defeating the high school booters 9-6. The Ridgely family was well represented on both teams. … Continue reading

PENNDOT: Road Work Planned In Southern Lawrence Co.
Tuesday, August 26 2014 08:15am
- Staff

PennDOT announced the following road maintenance schedule for this week in Southern Lawrence County. Streambed paving along Corner School Road in Shenango Township, from Fletcher Hill Road to Union Valley Road Sign replacement along Bridge Street in Wayne Township from the Ellwod City lin to Old Pittsburgh and along Route-65 in Ellwood City from Fountain Avenue to Wampum Road. Shoulder improvements along Route-488, Portersville Road, in Ellport and Wayne and Perry Townships from the Ellwood … Continue reading

POLICE REPORT: Criminal Mischief; Drunkenness; Theft
Tuesday, August 26 2014 08:07am
- Staff

Burglary: According to the police report, John Hogue reported a burglary at his home, located on the 500 block of Line Avenue, on 8/17. Between the hours of 2:00 p.m. on August 16 and 12:30 p.m. on August 17, an unknown actor broke into Hogue’s apartment through the window. The actor stole a 32-inch Samsung Television, located in the front of his apartment. The cost of the stolen property was estimated at $200.00. Police are … Continue reading

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