Archive for: October, 2014

Betty A. Comilla

Betty A. Comilla, 81, of Duke Center, passed away on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the Pavilion at Bradford Regional Medical Center. She was born

ARG To Sell “Brad Penn” Lubricants brand to D-A Lubricant; ARG will continue to blend and package in Bradford

BRADFORD, PA and LEBANON, IN —Two companies with long histories in the oil industry have reached an agreement to leverage their strengths. American Refining Group

Guilty Plea in Elk Poaching Case

A Bellefonte man has been sentenced to spend up to 18 months in jail and pay more than $20,000 in fines and costs after pleading

Joan Rivers Gets Posthumous Women’s Image Network Award Nomination for Fashion Police

Joan Rivers is getting a very special posthumous honor. Almost two months after the legendary 81-year-old comedian passed away from complications of throat surgery, Rivers has

Zippo fires up Bradford: Not far by car

Two years ago, the 500 millionth Zippo lighter rolled off the production line. And although the iconic lighters are sold in 160 countries, every one

City of Bradford Police Log for 10/28/14

City of Bradford Police on Bradford investigated a fraud reported from Forman Street as well as motor vehicle accidents on Mill and Kennedy streets. They

Jeep Hits Tree in Potter County

A driver was hurt when his Jeep went out of control on Route 44 near the Black Forest Inn in Potter County and ...

School Bus Windows Shot

Windows from a number of school buses were shot and cracked over the weekend in Wetmore Township. Police say the incident happened between 4 o’clock

Bad Celebrity Halloween Costumes — No. Just … No (PHOTOS)

There's one every year ... a Halloween costume that feels just far enough over the line of good taste. This year has already seen dudes

Rich Dollaz — Sprung From Jail … Craving 5 Guys

"Love & Hip Hop" star Rich Dollaz is returning to the scene of the crime ... he's headed back to a Five Guys burger joint

Repeat Felon Sent to State Prison

A 62-year-old repeat felon from Olean will spend 2 to 4 years in state prison on a burglary conviction. Prosecutors say Jesus Melendez broke into

Smethport United Way Campaign Nearing 50 Percent of Goal

Local community members and businesses have shown their support for the Smethport Campaign for United Way, having raised nearly 50% of the $15,000 goal. This

Blues Traveler Coming to Salamanca

SALAMANCA, N.Y. – One of the most well-traveled acts of the “jam band” era will roll into Western New York, when...

Eldred Man Charged With Burglary

An Eldred man is facing charges for a burglary in Port Allegany. Geromia Schoonover is charged with felony burglary and misdemeanor counts of defiant trespass,

Drug Dealer Gets More Jail Time

A Buffalo man already in Cattaraugus County Jail on drug charges has pleaded guilty to more drug charges. 33-year-old Demario Watkins sold a controlled substance

Man Who Assaulted Cop is Sentenced

A man who injured a police officer this past winter will spend the next 1 ½ to 3 years in state prison. 28-year-old Marcus Hicks

Some Info Released on Fatal Route 255 Crash

Ridgway-based state police have released some information about this morning's fatal crash in Elk County, but have not released the names of the victims yet.

Brown, Nancy L.

Nancy L. Brown, 69, of New Jersey Avenue in James City, died early Sunday morning, October 19, 2014 at the Kane Community Hospital.

Boedecker, Charles W.

Charles W. “Chuck” Boedecker, 66, of Hemlock Road in Warren, formerly of Kane, died Friday afternoon, October 17, 2014 at Warren General Hospital.

Hollywood Helen In Poor Health; Family Seeking Donations For Funeral, Burial

From The Family: It regrets me to let everyone know but Helen Cramer (Hollywood Helen) has fallen very ill and doctors do not believe she

Pitt-Bradford Spectrum series to host visiting artist exhibition

BRADFORD, Pa. – The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s Spectrum Series will host visiting artist Ron Geibel and his exhibition titled “Picture Perfect” from Nov.

Investments in 12 Projects to Enhance Economic Development, Support more than 5,000 Jobs

Harrisburg –PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch today announced that 12 projects throughout Pennsylvania have been awarded funds totaling $19.2 million from the Governor’s Transportation Infrastructure

PA Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Will Now Account for Social Security Cost-of-Living Increase

(HARRISBURG) – Income eligibility guidelines for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program have changed under a new law that will enable more local residents to qualify

Man Arrested for Portville Burglary

A Salamanca man was picked up over the weekend in connection to a burglary that happened almost a year ago. State police charged 23-year-old Jeremy

Bradford Man Charged with Raping Teenager

A 20-year-old Bradford man is accused of raping a 14-year-old girl, and he and his friend are accused of having sex with other teenage girls.

Attorney General Kathleen Kane announces 8 child predator arrests

Attorney General Kathleen Kane announces 8 child predator arrestsHARRISBURG - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced today that the latest sweep by agents from the Child Predator

Two Cited for Having Feathers

Two people accused of having feathers from protected birds have been cited by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, and face thousands of dollars in fines. The

Florida State — Starting RB Under Investigation … Domestic Battery

More drama for Florida State University ... starting running back Karlos Williams is now being investigated by police for alleged domestic battery.According to the Tallahassee

Kris Jenner — Coy about Banging New Guy

Kris Jenner says she is NOT banging the guy she took to Kim Kardashian's birthday party ... but who is she kidding?The picture is the

Pitt-Bradford to host visitation day Nov. 10 for prospective students

BRADFORD, Pa. – The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s office of admissions will host a visitation day on Nov. 10 for prospective students. The visitation

Bradford Man Pleads No Contest

A Bradford man accused of threatening a neighbor and city police officers pleaded no contest in McKean County Court, because he says he was drunk

Man arrested for running statewide counterfeit credit card ring

HARRISBURG – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the break-up of a counterfeit credit card ring and charges against the operation's leader and an

Domestic Leads to Drug Charges

Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s deputies responding to a domestic dispute found a marijuana growing operation. They say they went to the Ellicottville home of 42-year-old Sammuel

Bona Grad Student Found Dead

A St. Bonaventure graduate student was found dead in his off-campus apartment in Allegany Thursday. Ryan Hughson of Palmyra was a 2013 graduate of the

Dallas Cowboys Star — SEX GOD … Says Super Hot GF

Dallas Cowboys star Orlando Scandrick isn't just killin' it on the field ... he's killin' it in the bedroom too ... so says his super

Encourage Kids to Give Back This Halloween

(Family Features) As they gear up for Halloween this year, kids across the United States can make a

Northwest Savings gives boost to dual enrollment programs at Pitt-Bradford

BRADFORD, Pa. – Northwest Savings Bank has made a $25,000 contribution to the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford to provide tuition support for high school

Bicycle Hits Car in St. Marys

A bicycle hit a car Wednesday afternoon on Brusselles Street in St. Marys. Police say the bike ridden by Cory Yurkanin was traveling ...

Jamestown Meth Operation Broken Up

Two people were arrested for running a meth lab after two drug raids Wednesday night in Jamestown. The Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force, along with

City Firefighters Battle Early Morning Fire

City firefighters spent about an hour and a half at a North Center Street home early this morning trying to find – and then put

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