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At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider

HARRISBURG (AP) — President Donald Trump is turning from his dramatic debut as an outsider president to focus on advancing his plans to cut taxes and get tough on trade deals. Full Story →

CAMPAIGN 2017: Mike Clark CAMPAIGN 2017: Mike Clark

Mike Clark, 48, is a resident of White Township with his wife, Kristie, and their sons, Noah and Jacob. A lifelong resident of the Indiana area, Clark attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Western Michigan University Cooley Law School. He was admitted to the bar 1997.

- CHAUNCEY ROSS
CAMPAIGN 2017: Pat Dougherty CAMPAIGN 2017: Pat Dougherty

Pat Dougherty, 43, lives in White Township with his wife, Amy, and their children, Garrison and Charlie. A lifetime resident of the Indiana area, Dougherty attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Duquesne University School of Law. He was admitted to the bar in 2000.

- CHAUNCEY ROSS
CAMPAIGN 2017: Tom Kauffman CAMPAIGN 2017: Tom Kauffman

Tom Kauffman, 51, resides in White Township with his wife, Pamela, and children, Tommy and Anna. A lifelong resident of Indiana, Kauffman attended Pennsylvania State University and Widener University Commonwealth Law School in Harrisburg. He was admitted to the bar in 1992.

- CHAUNCEY ROSS
CAMPAIGN 2017: Tony Sottile CAMPAIGN 2017: Tony Sottile

Tony Sottile, 51, lives in White Township, with his wife, Patti. They have two children, Justin and Holli. A lifelong resident of the Indiana area, Sottile attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and the Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington, Ind. He was admitted to the bar in 1990.

- CHAUNCEY ROSS
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CAMPAIGN 2017: Four attorneys seek election to bench CAMPAIGN 2017: Four attorneys seek election to bench
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Indiana County has a rare election for judge of Common Pleas Court this year. [Read More]
Students tour firehouse Students tour firehouse
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Firefighter Bob Henry gave a tour of a fire engine Thursday to kindergarten and first-grade students at Seeds of Faith Christian Academy at the Summit Church along West Pike in White Township. [Read More]
Bank picks up beverage tabs Bank picks up beverage tabs
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Kathleen Banks, of Indiana, learned from barista Lori Wiester Friday morning that her coffee was free, thanks to First Commonwealth Bank. [Read More]
Senior home honors volunteer helpers Senior home honors volunteer helpers
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The Communities at Indian Haven held its annual breakfast Monday to honor volunteers. [Read More]
Second-hand browsing occupies Saturday morning Second-hand browsing occupies Saturday morning
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Jeannette Bracken, of Armagh, looked at the offerings on a table set up by Katie Young, of Brush Valley, on Saturday during a community flea market at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex. [Read More]
Mall hosts art show Mall hosts art show
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Donna Foust, of Dilltown, and granddaughter Chloe Foust, 5, perused some art made by students from United Elementary School during a visit Saturday to the Indiana Mall. [Read More]
VFW enjoyed immense popularity in 1950s VFW enjoyed immense popularity in 1950s
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The Indiana Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1989 was chartered in 1931 with 81 members. [Read More]
Community greens up for Arbor Day Community greens up for Arbor Day
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Indiana Borough Mayor George Hood, left, read an Arbor Day proclamation Friday after a black gum tree was planted in the 1100 block of Philadelphia Street. [Read More]
4-H competes in Horse Bowl 4-H competes in Horse Bowl
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Twenty-seven Indiana County 4-H Horse Club members representing four clubs recently competed in the annual 4-H Horse Bowl contest. Horse bowl is a competitive double-elimination contest where team members answer questions on all aspects of the horse industry. [Read More]
Wolfe appointed to FCFC board Wolfe appointed to FCFC board
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First Commonwealth Financial Corp. last week announced the election of Stephen A. Wolfe to its board of directors. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
IUP's Cooper signs with Steelers IUP's Cooper signs with Steelers
10 hours ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Saturday wasn’t all bad for Ethan Cooper. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD: Experience pays off for Indiana HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD: Experience pays off for Indiana
10 hours ago - - MIRZA ZUKIC
MARION CENTER — Last year, the Indiana County Principals Track and Field Championships was a learning experience for the young Indiana boys’ team. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD: United edges out competition for surprising win HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD: United edges out competition for surprising win
10 hours ago - - MIRZA ZUKIC
MARION CENTER — The best moves Chris Matava made Saturday were the ones he didn’t make. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Mercer breaks records, lifts Hawks to win IUP ROUNDUP: Mercer breaks records, lifts Hawks to win
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Hanna Mercer set school records for hits and runs scored in a career as IUP rebounded from a 3-1 loss to score a 6-0 victory and split a softball doubleheader in its regular-season finale against host Pitt-Johnstown on Saturday. [Read More]
Rado golf tourney slated for July
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The sixth annual Jonathan Rado Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, July 15, at Meadow Lane Golf Course. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Softball team clinches playoff berth IUP ROUNDUP: Softball team clinches playoff berth
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IUP extended its winning streak to five games by sweeping host Mansfield, 2-1 and 14-2, in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Central Division softball doubleheader Friday. [Read More]
Bobcats take sole possession of first Bobcats take sole possession of first
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Blairsville stayed on a roll, scored in every inning but the second and took sole possession of first place by routing host Marion Center, 15-4, in a Heritage Conference baseball game Friday. [Read More]
Wolves deny Wildcats' magic Wolves deny Wildcats' magic
1 day ago - - CARLY KROUSE
CENTER TOWNSHIP — The first time Homer-Center and West Shamokin played this season, the Wildcats clawed their way to a 1-0 victory in the final inning. [Read More]
Stingers' Ryen tosses perfect game Stingers' Ryen tosses perfect game
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Marion Center senior Laken Ryen tossed her first career perfect game to lift the Stingers to an 11-0 win over Blairsville in a Heritage Conference softball game Friday that was shortened to five innings due to the mercy rule. [Read More]
Piccirillo wins title to tie college record Piccirillo wins title to tie college record
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PHILADELPHIA — Angel Piccirillo anchored Villanova to yet another Penn Relays victory in the college women’s distance medley relay Thursday, a year after missing the event because of foot problems. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana police found Matthew Santucci, 35, of Seven Fields, highly intoxicated in the 600 block of Philadelphia Street at 1:54 a.m. Wednesday. Santucci was arrested, cited for public drunkenness and placed in the Indiana County Jail. [Read More]
ACCIDENT ACCIDENT
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No one was injured in a one-vehicle crash at 6 p.m. Friday on North School Street at East Church Avenue. [Read More]
Police say they wounded armed man Police say they wounded armed man
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say an officer shot and wounded a man who was carrying a shotgun. [Read More]
Five hurt in drive-by shooting
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CHESTER (AP) — Police say five people were injured in a drive-by shooting, and they’re looking for the vehicle and its occupants. [Read More]
Charge dropped in cold case Charge dropped in cold case
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CLEVELAND — A prosecutor in Houston this week dismissed a murder charge against an Ohio man for a 1979 slaying in a city and state where he said he had never set foot until his extradition there last summer. [Read More]
Body found believed to be teen hiker
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GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — The fate of a woman who went missing two weeks ago while on a Grand Canyon hike with her step-grandson remains an unknown while their family awaits the positive identification of a body found in the park and believed to be the 14-year-old boy. [Read More]
INDIANA DISTRICT COURT DOCKET INDIANA DISTRICT COURT DOCKET
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The following defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge Guy Haberl, of Indiana. [Read More]
Two-car collision reported Two-car collision reported
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One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident on Route 22 in Burrell Township early Friday evening. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Borough police said they cited two juveniles who were caught using chewing tobacco in a restroom at the Indiana Area Junior High School on Friday. [Read More]
Death penalty sought in killing of 4-year-old boy Death penalty sought in killing of 4-year-old boy
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BUTLER (AP) — Prosecutors in western Pennsylvania confirmed they will seek the death penalty against the man accused of raping and killing his girlfriend's 4-year-old son. [Read More]

All Family News

 
Gazette readers' birthdays, April 30: Gazette readers' birthdays, April 30:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
GIRL OF THE MONTH: Abigal Myers GIRL OF THE MONTH: Abigal Myers
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The Indiana Junior Women’s Civic Club recently selected Abigail J. Myers, of Indiana, its Girl of the Month for April. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, April 29: Gazette readers' birthdays, April 29:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, April 28, 2017: [Read More]
90th BIRTHDAY: Katherine Headley 90th BIRTHDAY: Katherine Headley
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Katherine Duralia Headley, of Ernest, will turn 90 on May 1. Katherine has lived in Ernest for nine years and enjoys her four cats and spending time with her friends at Senior Life in Indiana and Helpmates Inc. [Read More]
REUNION: Helman family plans gathering
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On Sunday, Sept. 17, Ohio descendants of George Sebastian Helman (1725-1784) are hoping his relatives from near and far can join in celebrating the 100th Helman Family Reunion. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, April 28: Gazette readers' birthdays, April 28:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, April 27, 2017: [Read More]
2nd BIRTHDAY: Eleanor Kate Weaver 2nd BIRTHDAY: Eleanor Kate Weaver
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Eleanor Kate Weaver recently celebrated her “Choo Choo I’m Two” Birthday on April 13, 2017. [Read More]
1st BIRTHDAY: Olivia Rose Ulisse 1st BIRTHDAY: Olivia Rose Ulisse
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Olivia Rose Ulisse celebrated her first birthday on March 31, 2017. [Read More]

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ANALYSIS: What is the future of executions in the U.S.? ANALYSIS: What is the future of executions in the U.S.?
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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Is unorthodox the same as cruel and unusual punishment? [Read More]
FIRST 100 DAYS: Trump says he brought about 'profound change' FIRST 100 DAYS: Trump says he brought about 'profound change'
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HARRISBURG — President Donald Trump on Saturday marked his 100th day in office by claiming historic action on his agenda, renewing promises on health care and taxes and attacking the news media for misleading Americans. [Read More]
Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies
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SEATTLE (AP) — Thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and sweltering heat Saturday to demand action on climate change — mass protests that coincided with President Donald Trump's 100th day in office and took aim at his agenda for rolling back environmental protections. [Read More]
Deadline nears for absentee ballot Deadline nears for absentee ballot
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HARRISBURG (AP) — Officials are urging Pennsylvania voters who want an absentee ballot for the primary election not to wait until the last minute. [Read More]
Absent Trump, journalists celebrate press freedom Absent Trump, journalists celebrate press freedom
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WASHINGTON — Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter of past years because of the absence of the president of the United States. [Read More]
ANALYSIS: Companies won't rush to hire, even under Trump's tax proposal ANALYSIS: Companies won't rush to hire, even under Trump's tax proposal
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NEW YORK — Giving workers a raise, investing in new machinery. Small-business owners have long wish lists to choose from if the Trump administration’s plan to lower tax rates becomes law — but most don’t expect to go on a hiring binge. [Read More]
Pennsylvania home to only mansion for lieutenant governor: Is it worth it?
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ANNVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Nestled on a wooded hillside at Fort Indiantown Gap is a one-of-a-kind home - and it comes with a one-of-a-kind price tag to taxpayers. [Read More]
Nonbelievers' lawsuit proceeds Nonbelievers' lawsuit proceeds
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HARRISBURG — A federal judge in Pennsylvania has kept alive a lawsuit by nonbelievers who want to be allowed to give invocations at the start of state House sessions. [Read More]
Police say they wounded armed man Police say they wounded armed man
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say an officer shot and wounded a man who was carrying a shotgun. [Read More]
Zuckerberg surprises family
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NEWTON FALLS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio family says they learned just 20 minutes before dinner this week that a planned mystery guest would be Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Vote against the megaschool Letter to the Editor: Vote against the megaschool
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If there’s one thing residents of the Indiana Area School District have learned over the past year, it’s that a vote for school board members has a tremendous impact on our community. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Will IASD destroy wonderful life? Letter to the Editor: Will IASD destroy wonderful life?
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Indiana’s 9-foot statue of Jimmy Stewart usually makes me reminisce about Frank Capra’s film “It’s a Wonderful Life,” where Stewart played George Bailey, whose character embodied everything that is good in a person: honesty, integrity, compassion. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Why our teachers need to be armed Letter to the Editor: Why our teachers need to be armed
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Ten years ago Seung-Hui Cho shot and killed 32 students and teachers and wounded 17 in less than 11 minutes at Virginia Tech. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Let's continue to prevent dog bites Letter to the Editor: Let's continue to prevent dog bites
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In April, the U.S. States Postal Service promoted National Dog Bite Prevention Week. [Read More]
Political letters deadline set Political letters deadline set
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Monday, May 1, at 5 p.m. is the deadline to submit letters related to the May 16 primary election. [Read More]
AS I SEE IT: SBDCs play a vital role AS I SEE IT: SBDCs play a vital role
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As a director of a Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in rural southwest Pennsylvania, I am very aware that some people do not realize the significant ways in which the SBDC program continually supports the lifeblood of our economy, and I wish to provide some perspective. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Keep Rayne Township team together Letter to the Editor: Keep Rayne Township team together
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Over the past years as a resident of Rayne Township I have seen a big change in the maintenance and upkeep of my road as well as all other roads in the township. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Political leaders shouldn't fall for wall Letter to the Editor: Political leaders shouldn't fall for wall
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An open letter to U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster and U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey: [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Money couldn't save O'Reilly this time Letter to the Editor: Money couldn't save O'Reilly this time
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Bill O’Reilly has been shown the door by the Fox News Network. Once Roger Ailes had been fired for sexual harassment, O’Reilly was out on a limb, hanging by a thread. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: It's time to send message to board Letter to the Editor: It's time to send message to board
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When your home needs repairs, do you abandon it for a larger, more expensive house? Most of us would say no. We would choose to repair our homes, mostly because we can’t afford any other course of action. [Read More]

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