The Advocate

Some fume with the freeze

Some fume with the freeze

February 6, 2019

Firefighters in need of volunteers

Robert Landis, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2019

On an internet post, a bright orange and yellow badge glows with a call for action written above it, reading: “The Richland Township Fire Department needs volunteers!” During a Jan. 21 Richland Township supervisors’ meeting,...

Sidewalk to start after 13 months

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

February 6, 2019

A sidewalk connecting areas in Richland Township is to be under construction this coming spring. The sidewalk is part of the Pitt-Johnstown community initiative REACHland Connect, and is to not only include 3,400 feet of sidewalk,...

Students fined for drugs

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

February 6, 2019

Pitt-Johnstown police charged Nathaniel Ticjak, 19, of Pittsburgh, and Gavin Zimmerman, 19, of Mount Pleasant, Westmoland County, with disorderly conduct Jan. 19. Officer Glenn Berkey alleged, in citations filed Jan. 22, that...

Fundraisers to benefit Polar Plunge

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

January 30, 2019

Student government members are to be hosting fundraisers in the coming weeks for their participation in the Pittsburgh Polar Plunge. The Polar Plunge is an event in which people jump into icy water to raise money and awareness...

Fines listed for drinkin’ & fightin’

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

January 23, 2019

Pitt-Johnstown police charged Joseph Barbera, 18, of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, and Jakob Anderson, 18, of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, with public drunkenness and purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor...

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