GROVE CITY – The Grove City College campus is closed, but there is still a lot of teaching and learning happening.

PITTSBURGH – In two previous viral outbreaks, spanning almost 20 years, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh worked to develop vaccines.

GROVE CITY – The Grove City Area United Way is offering microgrants of up to $100 to its member agencies in response to COVID-19. The money must be used to buy cleaning supplies above and beyond normal purchases.

HARRISBURG – While Pennsylvania’s state-run liquor stores remain closed as part of the statewide business shutdown, online sales through the Liquor Control Board website resumed Wednesday, Gov. Tom Wolf said.

MERCER – With the Mercer County Courthouse closed for most business, county residents participated by phone Thursday at the county commissioners meeting.

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GROVE CITY – The Grove City Area United Way has surpassed its annual fundraising campaign goal.

As schools prepare for online instruction in response to the ongoing COVID-19-imposed closure, administrators and staff members are trying to keep spirits up and juggle multiple challenges.

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Cartier. Tiffany & Co. Rolex. And even Carlo Giuliano – a jewelry designer who made custom pieces for Queen Victoria.

Local nursing and personal care homes are restricting visitors and focusing on other preventative measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Grove City-based attorney Tim Bonner won a resounding victory Tuesday in the special election to fill a state House vacancy in the 8th District.

GROVE CITY – Public libraries across Pennsylvania are closed in response to COVID-19, but local libraries are still reaching out to patrons.

In an effort to minimize exposure to the ongoing pandemic for our employees, Allied News will not be open to walk-in traffic at our 201 A Erie St., Grove City, location through at least March 23.

Even as the COVID-19 outbreak forces the closure of schools and cancellation of events in Pennsylvania, the state’s three special election will be held Tuesday as scheduled.

Slippery Rock University officials announced Wednesday afternoon that the school will extend spring break for students through March 29 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

GROVE CITY – Grove City Area School District officials are moving forward with creating an esports program at the high school.

Grove City borough’s only bed and breakfast has closed.

“Newsies” has been on Becki Williams’ wish list for the Lakeview High School Theatre Department ever since she saw the musical performed by Mercer students last year.

A Grove City High School graduate who is teaching English in China said things are getting back to normal in his region following precautions taken against the coronavirus.

A Mount Carmel, Pa., man died on Monday after his pickup truck crashed on Interstate 80 in Lackawannock Township.

GROVE CITY – Grove City Area School District could be the first district in Mercer County to offer an esports program.

SLIPPERY ROCK – Appropriate professional dress is important – before and after you land a job.

GROVE CITY – Cinema Grille in Grove City is now fully operational.

Excitement and a bit of Christmas spirit were in the air Thursday as crews prepared to film a scene for “Happiest Season” in Grove City.

GROVE CITY – For over 20 years, Diehl Automotive has been one of the premier vehicle dealerships in Western Pennsylvania. With stores in Butler, Robinson Township, Moon Township, and even Salem Ohio, Diehl Automotive goes to great lengths to provide excellent service to our customers.

BUTLER – Prosecutors in the case against a former Slippery Rock Middle School teacher, who was accused of inappropriately touching students, have moved to dismiss the charges.

SLIPPERY ROCK – Slippery Rock University students got up close and personal with journalist Soledad O'Brien, who has covered world news including Hurricane Katrina and the Thailand tsunami.

GROVE CITY – Anyone visiting downtown Grove City later this week needs to be aware of a few traffic changes that will be in place while a movie scene is filmed.

BUTLER – Charges have been dismissed against a Slippery Rock Middle School teacher accused of impropriety with students.

GROVE CITY – Lydia Fuge is excited she’ll be able to attend Grove City Christian Academy’s new school building when she reaches fifth grade.

Soledad O’Brien has been telling stories for the past 31 years, and she loves it.

Word has spread quickly that the movie “Happiest Season” will be taking over part of Olde Town Grove City next week.

About 100 employees at Lakeview School District spent an in-service day learning about how to handle injuries and accidents that result in serious blood loss.

GROVE CITY – Now that staff and students have settled into Grove City Christian Academy’s new school building, they’re looking forward to sharing it with the community.

GROVE CITY – Cpl. Michael Allias has been named Grove City’s “Police Officer of the Year.”

GROVE CITY – For students like Lauren Sweeny, the Grove City Area School District Archery Club is more than just learning to hit the center of the target.

GROVE CITY – The team behind a movie starring some big-name actors has been looking for a small-town spot to film a scene, and they found it in Grove City.

George Junior Republic has received a state grant that help improve food services.

Obituaries

Tom Holmes, 72, of Vero Beach, Fla., formerly of Grove City, passed away Monday, March 23, 2019. Born June 22, 1947, he was a 1965 graduate of Grove City High School. Tom was preceeded in death by his parents, Joseph C. and Eva M. Holmes, and nephew Bradley Holmes, all of Grove City. Tom is …