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The Cpl. Claire Van Eman Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 519 in Grove City is celebrating its 100th anniversary.

GROVE CITY – Grove City College will be receiving a $4 million donation from an alumnus – the largest unrestricted gift in the institution's history.

MERCER — Route 158 in Mercer and East Lackawannock Township has been reopened by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

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PINE TOWNSHIP – The pages of Briana Banner’s bright pink journal show the ups and downs of her battle with breast cancer. The final entry says it all.

MERCER – The case against a Lawrence County man charged with drug delivery resulting in death is proceeding.

PINE TOWNSHIP – AHN Grove City hospital in Pine Township will offer convenient outpatient testing for the flu, COVID-19 and RSV, beginning Monday.

GROVE CITY – For the second time this year, Grove City High School students will be dancing the night away thanks to a group of parents.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first in a series of question-and-answer columns to address questions from readers about voting and the many changes in the works leading up to the November election.

NEW CASTLE – The arrests of 13 accused drug traffickers working in New Castle, Farrell and Sharon resulted from federal grand jury indictments in Pittsburgh that were unsealed Monday.

Students at schools in Mercer County are getting to unwrap gifts from the community, thanks to a social media-based campaign to supply classrooms.

The Democratic nominees for Pennsylvania’s 16th congressional district and for the 8th District in the state House have scheduled several meet-and-greet events throughout Mercer County on Sept. 27.

GROVE CITY – Grove City Area School District reminds families that all school meals are free for children ages 18 and under until Dec. 31.

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PINE TOWNSHIP – George Junior Republic’s proposal to start a long-term structured residence program for adults has been given the green light.

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PINE TOWNSHIP – Creating art is Teresa Firek’s safe place, and she’s paying it forward to other women who need help.

The Pine Township Zoning Hearing Board has approved a variance request from George Junior Republic, which is planning to start a long-term structured residence program for adults.

The Grove City Area Chamber of Commerce is planning a “beautiful day in the neighborhood” with a drive-in movie and meal.

Trying to please everyone while upholding COVID-19 restrictions continues to be a difficult task for Grove City Area School District leaders.

GROVE CITY — The new normal arrived, along with students, for the first day of classes Monday in Grove City Area School District.

When she was in first grade, Gwen Martino remembers children getting the polio vaccine and how important it was to finally have a cure for that disease.

An 26-year-old man is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl from New Wilmington at his home in Iowa and a residence in Stoneboro.

GROVE CITY – So much has changed during Betty Greggs’ 65-year career in the medical field, but one detail remains the same – she loves her job.

MERCER – A former treasurer at the Mercer Veterans of Foreign Wars post is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the veterans’ organization over a span of nearly six years.

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania’s Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts is advising the public to stay vigilant against a recently reported phone scam.

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PINE TOWNSHIP – George Junior Republic is planning to open a long-term structured residence program for adults on its Pine Township campus.

GROVE CITY –Three people “affiliated with” Grove City Area High School have been directed into isolation or quarantine after a student tested positive for COVID-19.

STONEBORO – The Great Stoneboro Fair is canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but folks can still plan on getting some fair-style dining.

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PINE TOWNSHIP – When Allegheny Health Network acquired the former Grove City Medical Center in January, the Pittsburgh-based health system promised to expand services to residents of the Grove City area.

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GROVE CITY – Grove City Area School District is moving forward with fall sports that are sanctioned by the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association.

GROVE CITY – Two local businesses and an organization are saying “thank you” to Grove City Area School District staff and faculty with a special treat.

PINE TOWNSHIP — The cemetery off Gill Road — which goes by at least three names — is small, but it’s brimming with history

GROVE CITY – With ownership facing financial difficulties from of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Guthrie Theatre — also known as the Queen of Broad Street — has been listed for sale.

In honor of the 75th anniversary of V-J Day, the Pennsylvania Cable Network is airing a marathon of "Voices of Veterans," which includes two local residents.

Aldon Blom liked Ring Pops, hearing stories and helping his grandmother.

The Guthrie Theatre in Grove City is for sale following financial hardships created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

EAST LACKAWANNOCK TOWNSHIP — A Pittsburgh-area woman was killed Thursday in a two-vehicle accident that closed a portion of U.S. Route 62 just west of Mercer for a couple hours Thursday.

When Lillian Reynolds Reeher started sorting through a worn box of family letters dating back to the late 1800s, she knew she wanted to share the stories they tell.

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