All Stories http://www.observer-reporter.com/section/?template=rss&mime=xml All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/health_programs 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/health_programs http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/bookmarks Bookmarks P.O. 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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:32:20 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/markwest_creates_scholarship_fund_through_wccf http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/foraging_for_food_all_about_taking_the_best_of_the_wild_adding_to_conventional_ingredients 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/foraging_for_food_all_about_taking_the_best_of_the_wild_adding_to_conventional_ingredients http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/church_in_losing_battle_over_explicit_indian_tower_graffiti 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/church_in_losing_battle_over_explicit_indian_tower_graffiti http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/notices 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/notices http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/henry_winkler_bonds_with_icons_in_new_show 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/henry_winkler_bonds_with_icons_in_new_show http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/x2018sorrow_roadx2019_delves_deep_into_the_vagaries_of_memory ‘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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/x2018sorrow_roadx2019_delves_deep_into_the_vagaries_of_memory http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/x2018the_one_manx2019_is_heartfelt_and_compelling ‘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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/x2018the_one_manx2019_is_heartfelt_and_compelling http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/retired_pa_marine_seeks_return_of_fallen_comrades 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/retired_pa_marine_seeks_return_of_fallen_comrades http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/local_anti-stigma_campaign_raises_awareness_about_successfully_coping_with_mental_illness 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/local_anti-stigma_campaign_raises_awareness_about_successfully_coping_with_mental_illness http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/patrick_arena_walked_the_path_from_drugs_depression_to_happiness 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160828/patrick_arena_walked_the_path_from_drugs_depression_to_happiness http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160827/meadowcroft_dig_team_reunites_after_43_years 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160827/meadowcroft_dig_team_reunites_after_43_years http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160827/polanco_leads_pirates_past_brewers_in_slugfest 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 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160827/polanco_leads_pirates_past_brewers_in_slugfest