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VIDEO: Approach and Landing at KBFD Bradford Regional Airport, PA »

Video By Youtube User Don Kendrick I flew N684SP, a 1998 Cessna 172 SP from KPJC Zelienople Municipal Airport to KBFD Bradford Regional Airport, Sunday April 12th. It was a beautiful Spring evening and a beautiful flight. 91 NM from […]…

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DEP Study Reveals Lyme Disease Risk In All 67 Counties of Pennsylvania »

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For the first time, blacklegged (deer) ticks have now been observed in all 67 counties of Pennsylvania, according to researchers at The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). The range expansion took place in just decades, as similar studies conducted in […]…

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Zippo Encore Unmasks Partnership With Slipknot For 2015 Summer Tour Dates »


BRADFORD, Pa., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Zippo Encore officially announces a partnership with the “Summer’s Last Stand” U.S. tour featuring Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum rock band Slipknot. At each stop on the upcoming summer jaunt, Zippo Encore’s pop-up retail shop […]…

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Attorney General Kane warns consumers of reoccurring credit card phone scam »

HARRISBURG - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today alerted Commonwealth residents of a reoccurring telephone scam in which consumers have been told there is a "freeze" or "hold" on their credit cards.The Office of Attorney General's Bureau of Consu…

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Morning Crash Near Mount Jewett »

No one was hurt in a two-vehicle crash on a slippery Route 6 in Mount Jewett this morning. State police say a pickup truck driven...…

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Red Cross Lifeguard Certification to be offered at Pitt-Bradford »

Deadline to register is April 27, 2015 BRADFORD, Pa. — The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford will hold a Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course in May. The course, which will be taught by Pitt-Bradford head swim coach Ed Bahan, will […]…

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A Pile Of “Indulge” Newspapers Illegally Dumped In The Allegheny National Forest »

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Photo By Stony. Shown is a pile of Indulge papers that was found dumped in the Allegheny National Forest - See The Discussion

Apr 23 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

America’s Got Talent finalists, “Cirque Zuma Zuma” Will Perform in Bradford May 2016 »

“America’s Got Talent” television show finalists Cirque Zuma Zuma will make an appearance in Bradford at 7:30 p.m. May 17, 2016 as part of the Bradford Creative and Performing Arts Center’s (BCPAC) 2015-16 season. This is the sixth show announced […]…

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PennDOT contractor earned more than $1 million through alleged fraud, bid rigging scheme »

HARRISBURG – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced criminal charges against the president of an engineering company accused of securing more than $1 million in profits for his business through improper and illegal contracts with the Penns…

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Champlin to review book for Friends of Hanley Library »

BRADFORD, Pa. Isabelle Champlin, a retired professor of archaeology at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, next week will review “Wanderlust: A History of Walking” by Rebecca Solnit. The program will take place 7 p.m. Tuesday (April 21) in the […]…

Apr 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Dr. Ron Mattis awarded Chairs’ Faculty Teaching Award at Pitt-Bradford »


BRADFORD, Pa. Dr. Ronald Mattis, associate professor of engineering, has received the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s 2015 Chairs’ Faculty Teaching Award for excellence in teaching. “Over his nearly 30 years of service on our campus, Ron has proven himself […]…

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Consumer Advisory: Attorney General Kane issues warning on cyberbullying »

HARRISBURG – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today underscored the dangers of cyberbullying, an issue that has become more commonplace with the increasing popularity of social media and electronic applications. Cyberbullying is defined as bullying…

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Several Issues Addressed During Loud City Council Meeting »

A group of rude and unruly people – some from the townships – disrupted Tuesday’s Bradford City Council meeting to the point where Mayor Tom Riel threatened to adjourn the meeting early. While the ...…

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City of Bradford Police Respond To Crime Statistics Claims »


********* The Truth About Bradford Crime Rate ********* 1-bradfordpolicedept Recently the City of Bradford Police Department and our effectiveness has come under attack, mainly due to political rhetoric of a few, but with the power and reach of the internet and social media, we determined we…

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Poet to Give Reading Friday at St. Bonaventure »

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. — Poet Willie Perdomo will read from his work at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, at St. Bonaventure University’s Café La Verna. The reading is free and open to...…

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Ca$h Mob Bradford Hits Saturday »

Everyone is invited to join Ca$h Mob Bradford as it makes its next “hit” this Saturday, April 18th at 1pm. Those interested in participating should bring at least $20 cash to spend and meet at the Fretz Middle School parking lot on St. Francis...…

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Man Pleads to Attempted Rape »

An Olean man who was charged with forcible rape after an investigation pleaded guilty to lesser charges Monday in Cattaraugus County Court. 38-year-old Timothy Faircloth pleaded guilty attempted rape and attempted criminal sex act. Faircloth lured women ...…

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Attorney General’s office to host anti-bullying, drug prevention expo Saturday »

HARRISBURG – The Office of Attorney General's Education and Outreach Section and the Carnegie Free Library of Beaver Falls, 1301 7th Ave., will host an Anti-Bullying and Anti-Drug Awareness Expo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 18. Educational…

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Three Hurt in Ashford Crash »

Three people were hurt in a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon on Route 219 in Ashford. In a report released to WESB today, sheriff’s deputies say a pickup truck driven by 20-year-old Thomas Patterson of Cattaraugus was...…

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Candidate Forums/Meet The Candidates at Bradford Area Public Library »

The American Association of University Women-Bradford branch will host an evening that will help voters decide who to choose in the May Primary Election. A Meet the Candidates Night and Candidate Forum has been set for Wednesday, May 6, at the Bradford Area Public ...…

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Free tickets available for Illuminations arts celebration »

BRADFORD, Pa. — Tickets are now available for “Illuminations – A Celebration of Families and the Arts” planned for May 16 at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. The free day of arts activities and performances for families will focus […]…

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Don’t miss the Craft and Vendor Show today at Lewis Run VFD »

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The Craft and Vendor Show is today, Saturday April 11 from 10am till 4pm at Lewis Run Volunteer Fire Dept. Come out and support the vendors and the fire department. Lewis Run VFD is located on Main Street in Lewis […]…

Apr 11 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Causer Hosts PA House Speaker for Roundtable Discussion with Area Oil and Gas Producers »

BRADFORD – Pennsylvania Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) was in Bradford on Wednesday to participate in a roundtable discussion, hosted by Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint), with conventional oil and gas industry leaders. The discussion focused in large part […]…

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Bradford Police need your help in finding vehicle vandal »


Police need your help. Sometime in the overnight hours, a person or persons caused serious damage to a privately owned vehicle on Collins Court. The vehicle was spray painted, the front and rear windows were smashed out, and 3 tires […]…

Apr 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Craig Hartburg to receive Pitt-Bradford’s Presidential Medal of Distinction »

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BRADFORD, Pa. — Craig Hartburg, chairman of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s Advisory Board since 2005, will receive the Presidential Medal of Distinction, the university’s highest honor, at this year’s commencement ceremony. Dr. Livingston Alexander, president of Pitt-Bradford, will […]…

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Downtown Bradford Receives National Accreditation »

HARRISBURG, PA- Downtown Bradford is one of 40 Pennsylvania downtowns that have been named “National Accredited Programs” by the National Main Street Center. ...…

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Shinglehouse Man Escapes Injury »

A Shinglehouse man escaped injury when his car flipped over on Kings Run Road in Ceres Township Thursday afternoon. Kane-based state police say 19-year-old Austin Dickerson was just east of Barbertown Road at 5:15 p.m. when his car...…

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BRMC Post Surplus for Fourth Year »

Bradford Regional Medical Center (BRMC), a member of Upper Allegheny Health System (UAHS), posted a surplus of $2,078,035 in 2014. The announcement was ...…

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Attorney General Kane highlights dangers of binge drinking in public service announcement »

HARRISBURG – Timed with April’s designation as Alcohol Responsibility Month, Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane has partnered with the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility ( to release a public service announcement on You…

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AG Kane: Court ruling means Commonwealth wins back $126 million from tobacco manufacturers »

HARRISBURG – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced a court victory that prevented approximately $126 million from being reduced from Pennsylvania's annual payments pursuant to the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement (MSA). "We are very pl…

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PennDOT Encourages Saving Lives through Organ Donation »

Harrisburg, PA – With April marking National Donate Life Month, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today reminded driver’s license and identification card holders that spending a few minutes online to register as an organ donor can help another person […]…

Apr 8 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Pennsylvania Traffic Deaths Hit New Record Low in 2014 »

New Crash Information Tool Released to Public Harrisburg, PA – Traffic deaths in Pennsylvania in 2014 reached an all-time low, continuing a favorable trend as safety advocates work towards the nationwide goal of zero fatalities, acting PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. […]…

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Pennsylvania State Police to Carry Life-saving Naloxone »

Harrisburg, PA – The Wolf Administration today announced that the Pennsylvania State Police would begin carrying the important life-saving opioid overdose reversal antidote, naloxone. Naloxone, also known by the brand name “Narcan” is a prescription medicine that rapidly reverses heroin […]…

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YMCA of the Twin Tiers Announces Honorees »

The Bradford City Water Authority along with Zippo President and CEO Greg Booth will be honored by the YMCA of the Twin ...…

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Man Who Distributed Indecent Material to Minors Sentenced »

A man who admitted to distributing indecent material to minors in two counties last year will spend the next year-and-a-half to three years in a ...…

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Tractor-Trailer Crashes into Creek »

A tractor-trailer crashed on I-86 this morning and then dove into Ishua Creek just west of the Hinsdale exit. The driver, 51-year-old Jeffrey Spencer of Ohio was still in the cab...…

Apr 8 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

City of Bradford Police will be conducting targeted aggressive driving enforcement »


City of Bradford Police will be joining the Pennsylvania State Police and over 330 municipal agencies to conduct the second targeted aggressive driving enforcement Wave from March 23 to May 3, 2015. City of Bradford Police will target Main Street, […]…

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Camping Season Draws Near »

CLARENDON – The Chapman State Park campground will officially open for the 2015 camping season beginning Friday, April 10 to accommodate trout fishermen. The April 10 opening includes all campsites in the lower loop, camping cottages, and yurts. Sites in ...…

Apr 7 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Sisters Survive 2 Weeks on Girl Scout Cookies, Cheese Puffs »

Two sisters whose SUV got stranded in a remote part of Michigan spent two weeks surviving on melted snow, Girl Scout cookies and cheese puffs.…

Apr 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Heartbroken': 3 Americans Killed in Nepal Quake »

Eve Girawong was killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest triggered by the 7.8 earthquake that struck Nepal.…

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Israel Says It Launched Airstrike at Syrian Border »

The Israeli military said it launched airstrikes and "neutralized" an imminent attack by bomb-carrying militants along the Israeli-Syrian border.…

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25 Dead in Pakistan Windstorm, Hundreds Injured »

At least 25 people died and many more injured when a powerful windstorm, coupled with rain and hail, ripped through Peshawar in northwest Pakistan.…

Apr 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Flying High: Man Arrested at Airport With 18 Pounds of Pot: Cops »

A Bronx man was arrested at LaGuardia Airport for attempting to board a flight with 18 pounds of marijuana in his luggage, police said.…

Apr 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Barbara Mertz »

Barbara J. Mertz KANE Barbara J. "Barbie" Mertz, 76, of 28 Spring Street, passed away Thursday (April 16, 2015) at Kane Community Hospital. …

Apr 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Glenn Shay »

Glenn L. Shay Jr. KANE Glenn L. "Ike" Shay Jr., 70, of 432 Haines Street, passed away Tuesday (April 7, 2015) at his home surrounded by his…

Apr 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Margaret Hallberg »

Margaret M. Hallberg KANE Margaret M. Hallberg, 94, died after a brief illness, onSaturday (March 28, 2015) at the Lutheran Home at Kane. …

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Joanna Krupa — Down to Drop Her Top On L.A. Beaches (TMZ TV) »

L.A.'s world famous Venice Beach is thiis close to letting chicks go topless -- and even better news ...…

Apr 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Brad Pitt — Takes a Licking … (PHOTO) »

Brad Pitt's face is indestructible -- a fact whoever (or whatever) hit Brad should have known before attempting to disfigure…

Apr 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Furious 7′ Races Past ‘Age of ‘Adaline’ »

"Furious 7" became the first film since 2012 to top the box office four weekends in a row, besting "Paul…

Apr 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Zac Efron Enjoys PDA-Filled Karaoke Night With Girlfriend Sami Miró: “They Were Lovey All Night” »

Now this is karaoke night done right! Zac Efron decided to kick off his weekend a bit early Thursday evening when…

Apr 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Apple earnings: It’s still all about the iPhone »

People may be curious about the Apple Watch, which got delivered to customers around the world on April 24. But when it comes to …

Apr 26 2015 / Read More »

An old film canister just fetched $13,000 at auction »

When bidding on detritus you'd probably walk past at a flea market, it's not the condition of the item that counts, it's where it's been.…

Apr 26 2015 / Read More »

Stephen Hawking says One Direction could be intact in the multiverse »

The great mind has some words of comfort for heartbroken tweens with an interest in theoretical physics.…

Apr 26 2015 / Read More »

Nokia denies reports it plans to return to smartphones »

Former handset giant calls reports it will rejoin the smartphone sector in 2016 "false."…

Apr 26 2015 / Read More »

Google engineer dies in Everest avalanche after Nepal quake »

Dan Fredinburg, an engineer in Google's Project X division, was among more than a dozen climbers killed in avalanche set off by Nepal's massive earthquake.…

Apr 26 2015 / Read More »

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