About 60 people attended the 10th Annual DRYerson Festival Saturday. Started as a way to pressure governing agencies to restore Duke Lake, which was drained in 2005, the festival's focus this year was on preserving feeder streams in the area, which environmentalists fear are threatened by nearby...
The West Greene School Board passed its first property tax increase in 14 years.
State police are continuing to investigate the fatal shooting Thursday afternoon in Mt. Morris.
Local artist Dave Lesako draws a chalk portrait of the late Tom Young on the side of Artbeat in Waynesburg.
A West Virginia woman was charged Wednesday for endangering the life of a Waynesburg three-year-old, who was found to have a second-degree burn on his chest in December.
Two volunteers with the California Historical Society have teamed up to develop one of the largest tombstone photo collections in the area.
A Monessen man is facing charges he allegedly attempted to kill a local bar patron with a box cutter.
A body was found in a wooded area along the Monongahela River, near the Carroll Township-Donora line.
The public is invited to aviation-related events on Saturday, July 2, and Saturday, July 9, at the Finleyville Airport.
The Daughters of the American Revolution Mon Valley Chapter recently honored a 54-year member.
Firefighters were working late Sunday afternoon to control a fire that had engulfed a house in Hopewell Township.
One patient was flown from the scene of a two-vehicle accident in Centerville Sunday afternoon.
Seven springs resident Joe King takes woodcarving a gasoline-powered step further, as he demonstrated for fascinated onlookers during Peters Township Community Day.
The defense claims the fatal shooting of Richard Bauduin Jr. was an act of self-defense. The prosecution asks for a conviction of first-degree murder. What's the jury's decision?
A bill exempting local farm markets and stands from sign requirement fees could help local farmers sell their produce.
The old saw has it that if you give people enough rope, they’ll hang themselves.
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Those wishing to succeed in business will do so by following this advice: Find something people need, then sell it to them.
Benjamin Franklin thought our Constitution had a good chance at becoming permanent, but he said, “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”
BUFFALO, N.Y. – On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs are pinning their future on Arizona-born center Auston Matthews.
RIO DE JANEIRO – Just weeks before the Olympic Games open in Rio de Janeiro, the city’s accredited anti-doping laboratory was stopped from conducting tests.
LAS VEGAS – A new gambling platform set for approval Thursday in Nevada will further blur the lines between sports betting and fantasy sports, coming as the daily fantasy sports industry argues in the face of legal challenges across the country that its games are not gambling.
Avella holding outdoor wrestling tournament Saturday.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – LeBron James cradled the shiny gold trophy and struggled to sum up what might be his sweetest championship yet, the one he is so proudly bringing home to his native northeast Ohio just as he promised to do when he returned to the Cavaliers two summers ago.
The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired a 2016 third-round draft pick (77th overall) in a trade Saturday with the New Jersey Devils in exchange for forward Beau Bennett.
LAS VEGAS – Patrick Kane won the Hart Trophy Wednesday night, becoming the first player born and trained in the United States to be named the NHL’s most valuable player.
The Stanley Cup-champion Pittsburgh Penguins open the 2016-17 NHL season at home Thursday, Oct. 13, against the Washington Capitals.
Check out photos and video from Wednesday's Stanley Cup parade.
PITTSBURGH – When the Pittsburgh Penguins won the Stanley Cup in 2009, a dynasty appeared to be in the offing. It didn’t quite work out that way. Injuries and inconsistent postseason play sent the franchise into a full-fledged identity crisis.
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June 25, 2016
Zach Rohaley flair for the dramatic helped fuel Canon-McMillan's late-season surge to the WPIAL semifinals.
Renner had right pitch for West Greene
West Greene junior pitcher Madison Renner headlines the 2016 O-R All-District Softball team.
Canon-McMillan, Peters Township dominate O-R's All-District Baseball team.
PITTSBURGH – Andrew McCutchen homered twice, Jeff Locke took a perfect game into the sixth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 Saturday night.
SCHAUMBURG, Ill. – Dusty Robinson hit a three-run homer in Schaumburg’s six-run fifth inning and the Boomers went on to a 7-2 victory over Wild Things Saturday night.
Baseball Player of the Year: Rohaley delivered when Canon-Mac needed it most
Softball Player of the Year: Renner’s all-around play make ’em take notice
Observer-Reporter All-District Softball team
Observer-Reporter All-District Baseball Team
Arizona forces CWS bracket final rematch
College notebook: Waynesburg’s Resnik is ECAC South Pitcher of Year
Steelers cut kicker Suisham
Villanueva growing into LT spot for Steelers
Roethlisberger: Steelers should go for 2 every time
Former Washington resident Paul Lang gets shot with Steelers
Locke, McCutchen lead Bucs to win
Joyce helps Pirates snap Dodgers’ 6-game win streak
Panik, Giants beat Pirates for 12th win in 14 games
Giants rally past reeling Pirates
Penguins trade Bennett to Devils
Kane is NHL’s MVP; Rutherford top GM
Penguins to raise Stanley Cup banner Oct. 13 vs. Capitals
Thousands celebrate Pittsburgh Penguins victory
Boomers’ big inning dooms Wild Things
Haar’s 2 homers win for Wild Things
Wild Things win series opener
Wild Things unable to complete sweep
Pride slip past Rebellion in eight innings
Five-run sixth send Pride past Rebellion
Rebellion blanked by Pride
Wagner armed and dangerous in Rebellion win
McCutchen, Liriano to blame for much of Pirates’ free fall
Here’s to Ferdinand Mannlicher, Austrian patriot and firearms designer
Open champ stays calm, sheds label
The right way to sight a rifle is always a hot topic
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