All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 Health programs Through Canonsburg General Hospital’s Speaker Series, physicians and other health-care professionals can present free programs on a variety of health-related topics. For a copy of the Speaker Series brochure, call 724-873-5835. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:10 -0400 Bookmarks P.O. Box 547 Avella, PA 15312 Phone: 724-587-5688 Email: Sat, 27 Aug 2016 22:43:59 -0400 Marriage licenses July 18 Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:32 -0400 MarkWest creates scholarship fund through WCCF The Washington County Community Foundation has announced the creation of the Friends of MarkWest Scholarship Fund with a $50,000 gift to support recent high school graduates as well as nontraditional students attending Western Area Career & Technology Center. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:20 -0400 Foraging for food all about taking the best of the wild, adding to conventional ingredients TOLLER PORCORUM, England – “This,” said our guide James Feaver, “is our main course.” Sat, 27 Aug 2016 22:44:41 -0400 Church in losing battle over explicit Indian Tower graffiti NAZARETH – Tucked away from busy roads, next to an expansive cornfield where the only sound comes from rustling stalks, Upper Nazareth’s Indian Tower sits atop what is thought to be the highest point of the original 5,000 acres that made up Colonial Nazareth. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:31:53 -0400 Notices Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern Pennsylvania is seeking individuals, businesses, schools, churches and agencies to participate in its “No More” campaign in October. To participate, they must explain why they are saying no more to domestic violence and unhealthy relationships in order to... Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:40 -0400 Henry Winkler bonds with icons in new show LOS ANGELES – During an hourlong chat at his Los Angeles home, Henry Winkler does impressions of George Foreman, Terry Bradshaw and William Shatner (his co-stars in the new NBC reality series “Better Late Than Never”), walks like a ninja who suddenly sports jazz hands and improvises a scene as the intolerant acting coach he... Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:59:20 -0400 ‘Sorrow Road’ delves deep into the vagaries of memory Memories are seldom infallible. Two people can remember the same event, yet their recollections vastly differ. The addition of repressed memories and Alzheimer’s disease add a new dimension to what one recalls from the past. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:16 -0400 ‘The One Man’ is heartfelt and compelling Andrew Gross, known for his contemporary thrillers, takes the reader back to World War II and the brutality that Jews faced in the concentration camps in his novel, “The One Man.” Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:14 -0400 Retired Pa. Marine seeks return of fallen comrades PITTSTON – Ed “Zimmo” Zimmerman returned from Vietnam Aug. 18 for the third – and hopefully – last time. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:45 -0400 Local anti-stigma campaign raises awareness about successfully coping with mental illness The Mental Health Association of Washington County, a nonprofit dedicated to improving mental wellness, is launching an initiative this month to end mental health stigma. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 22:17:44 -0400 Patrick Arena walked the path from drugs, depression to happiness Patrick Arena has survived drugs and depression, and he now devotes himself to paying it forward. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:42:20 -0400 Meadowcroft dig team reunites after 43 years A reunion 43 years in the making, the original dig team that excavated Meadowcroft's rock shelter in 1973 met Saturday at the site. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 08:33:09 -0400 Polanco leads Pirates past Brewers in slugfest Pirates make it three in a row over Milwaukee. Go for a four-game sweep Sunday. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 23:06:10 -0400