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Rochester mayor charged with assault after 'physical altercation' at council meeting

ROCHESTER — Borough Mayor Keith Jackson is facing assault charges after an altercation at a council meeting allegedly turned physical. Jackson was charged by mail Friday with two counts each of simple assault, disorderly conduct and harassment with physical contact after Beaver County detectives said he physically threatened and "bumped his chest" against Rochester Manager John Barrett during a heated argument. ...
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First Weekend of Fall Beautiful Day To Celebrate Recovery

(Brighton Twp., Beaver County, Pa.) The weather was beautiful Saturday for the 2nd Annual Beaver County Recovery Walk at Brady’s Run Park Walking Trail. Kate Lowery from Beaver County Behavioral Services welcomed everyone to the event and talked about the activities that were there along with different resources for people who are in recovery or need assistance. There were activities for the entire family along with food trucks. Dan Herr played Guitar and there was a butterfly release. Everyone who attended was able to enter free raffles that the winners were announced by Lowery and Javirta Sims at the end of the event.

1 shot in Aliquippa

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (KDKA) — A man was shot in Aliquippa on Friday.Police were called to Main Street around 3 p.m. for the shooting. According to officials, the victim's injuries appear to be non-life-threatening. It is not clear if there are any suspects or arrests. State police are investigating. 

Police arrest serial robber in Sheraden following car chase

MCKEES ROCKS (KDKA) - A serial robber is off the streets, according to McKees Rocks Police. They said Robert Populo was wanted in connection to four violent robberies of victims ranging in age from 18 to 77 in McKees Rocks. They said he was also wanted for robbing an elderly woman in Pittsburgh. Police said he committed a violent carjacking on Friday in McKees Rocks. He was spotted in the stolen car in the McKees Rocks Plaza and then took off. Populo ultimately crashed in Sheraden where he was taken into custody.

Lawyer says Pine Richland School District has 'very limited' ability to discipline student over homecoming sign

GIBSONIA, Pa. (KDKA) - There's now more legal wrangling over a racist homecoming sign shared on social media by a Pine Richland student.RELATED: Pine-Richland School District taking 'appropriate next steps' after student's 'racist' Homecoming messageA Pennsylvania School Boards Association lawyer said the school district has a very limited ability to discipline the student for off-campus behavior due to First Amendment protections. There are exceptions; including serious threats or conduct that causes a significant disruption. After the photo was shared, the district said it was taking appropriate steps but did not say what those steps were.

Sewickley area real estate transactions for the week of Sept. 25, 2022

Unity Properties LLC sold property at 210 Elm St. to Elias Memari for $381,000. Mary Odom sold property at 320 Maple Lane to John Pugh for $460,694. Larry Page sold property at 1544 Field Club Drive to Mark and Bethany Skosnik for $520,000. Summerfield Holdings LLC sold property at Secretariat...

VIDEO: “Futuristic” Renovation Of Beaver County McDonald’s Completed, Center Township Location To Begin Renovation Soon

(Matt Drzik/Beaver County Radio) “It really is trending us into the future of the world.”. Tri-County McDonald’s owner Meghan Sweeney sat down with Matt Drzik on the September 23 edition of A.M. Beaver County to talk about the fully renovated McD’s location in Beaver Falls. The renovation of the building is part of the company’s “Experience Of The Future” campaign, which has introduced several modern upgrades to the building designs as well as the numerous ways in which to order traditional items from the menu.
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Seneca Woman Scammed Out of Over $12K

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (EYT) – A Seneca woman has been scammed out of over $12,000.00 in gift cards. Franklin-based State Police responded to a report of theft by deception at a residence along Heckathorn Church Road in Cranberry Township, Venango County. Sometime between August 25 and September 22, a...

Aliquippa School Board Approves Teacher’s Resignation

(Aliquippa, Pa.) Aliquippa School Board accepted the resignation of high special education teacher Joie M. Dusold effective October 31, 2022 or until a replacement is found. Angela Kane was hired as a pre-k instructional aide. She’ll be paid $14 an hour. The board approved co and extracurricular sponsors for...

Governor Tom Wolf Coming to Aliquippa Today

(File Photo of Pa Gov. Tom Wolf provided by Pa Commonwealth Media Services) (Aliquippa, Pa. ) Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf will be be in Beaver County early this afternoon at the Blackbox Theater on the campus of the Aliquippa Jr and Sr High. The Governor will be joined by school administrators to highlight his accomplishments in increasing education funding in Pennsylvania, and what that means for all Pennsylvanians.

Pet blessing & outdoor Mass set for Baden

BADEN − You can get your pet blessed following an outdoor Mass on Oct. 1 at the Sisters of St. Joseph Motherhouse grounds in Baden. Weather-permitting, the public is invited to enjoy sunshine, community and the company of four-legged friends during the 4 p.m. Mass near the pavilion space behind the Motherhouse,...

2BBL Electrical Brewing System

2BBL Electrical Brewing System. Complete with HLT, Mash Tun, RIMS and Boil Pot. Includes all stands, power controllers, cables, fittings, tubing, clamps, seals, etc. to get up and running. Just connect to your GFCI feeders for each controller and it is ready to go. Located in Coraopolis, PA (outside of...

VIDEO: 2nd Annual Recovery Walk To Be Hosted By Beaver County Drug Abuse Coalition On September 24

(Matt Drzik/Beaver County Radio) As autumn arrives, so does the reminder that there is hope for those who are struggling. Kate Lowery & Javerta Sims joined Matt Drzik on the September 23 edition of A.M. Beaver County to discuss the 2nd Annual Recovery Walk taking place at Brady’s Run Park on Saturday, September 24 from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM. The event is presented by the Beaver County Drug Abuse Coalition.