November 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Additional arrest in MU burglaries

Police have made a second arrest in the rash of burglaries that took place in the Mount Union area earlier this year.  More...

Commissioners hear finance report

The Huntingdon County Commissioners heard a year-end financial report given by county probation officer Tim Guisler during their weekly meeting Tuesday.  Guisler came to update the commissioners on the grant-inaid funding his agency receives. More...

Local News

Kistler pump station holding steady

After facing ongoing issues with foreign objects disrupting operations at Kistler Borough’s sewage pumping station, borough council reports its new grinder pump is working out quite well so far.  More...

Struck a tree

Robertsdale, Wood & Broad Top (RW&BT) assistant chief Roger Dehart examines the wreckage of a Mercury Grand Marquis that struck a tree along Route 3017 in Carbon Township just south of Broad More...

Tussey board members consider chamber membership

School districts struggling with very tight fiscal budgets are always on the lookout for ways to save money. More...

World  Free Access 

All day shopping frenzy on Thanksgiving Day?

NEW YORK (AP) — Last Thanksgiving Day, Kimberly Mudge Via’s mother, sister and nieces left in the middle of their meals to head for the mall.  Now, Via says she’ll never host Thanksgiving dinner for her relatives again.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Wednesday, Nov. 13   Adult Education p Adult education classes will be held at the Huntingdon County CareerLink, 54 Pennsylvania Ave., Smithfield, Huntingdon, from 1-4 p.m. Call 641-6408, ext. 101 for more information.  More...

Local Sports

Juniata men hosting LVC this afternoon

It has been a year of firsts for the Juniata College men’s soccer team. They finished the regular season 12-5-2, setting the program single season record for wins. More...

Juniata women heading to Grove City

The Juniata College women’s soccer team has been selected to take part in the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Women’s Soccer Championship, the organization announced Monday night. As the No. More...

The Mount Union Purple Vikings were 10-0

  The Mount Union Purple Vikings were 10-0 and won the Huntingdon County Pee Wee Football League flag division Superbowl title earlier this month. More...

People/Pastimes

United in Marriage

Latta-Carbaugh

Ashley Dyan Carbaugh and Lawrence William Latta Jr. were united in marriage Aug. 24, 2013, in the sculpture garden at the C. Barton McCann School of Art. The Rev. More...

Country-style pork ribs with mojo offer comfort

The aromatic flavors and wholesome ingredients found in comfort food can take us back to another place in time — a place that conjures up happy, feel-good memories, along with the completely satisfied feeling that comes after enjoying a hearty More...

How to throw ultimate tailgate party

Football season is here with high school, college and NFL games underway. That means fans nationwide are preparing to throw the most epic tailgates of the season. More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Holiday meals start early

Dear Heloise: Starting in early fall, I begin buying a few extra items each time I GROCERY-SHOP. I buy an extra bag of sugar or flour. More...

County sees low election turnout

Returns from the general election are still trickling in, but one thing about the Nov. More...

Crumbling building concerns mount

Huntingdon Borough Council’s Public Safety Committee held its monthly meeting Tuesday to discuss its concern over the crumbling Emfield edifice on Seventh Street.  More...

TDN feature gives ‘a look back’

History marks the passing of time; it teaches and it creates memories. A new column which debuts on Page 9 of today’s Daily News intends to do all that and, as its title suggests, provide a look back.  More...

State  Free Access 

Sarah Palin launches book tour in state

BETHLEHEM (AP) — Former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin launched a tour to promote her new book about restoring the religious spirit of Christmas in — where else? More...

New budget challenge surfaces for governor

HARRISBURG (AP) — A drop in the amount of federal Medicaid matching dollars for Pennsylvania’s services for the poor and disabled could be the latest significant budget challenge facing Gov. More...

Former Republican governors praise Corbett

HERSHEY (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett’s re-election campaign received a boost at a firehouse in Hershey from his two most recent Republican predecessors — despite an alarm that sounded midway through the festivities.  More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

‘Mr. United Way’ honored

75 Years Ago  More...

Business News

Valley Rural Electric names president, CEO

Valley Rural Electric Cooperative has announced the naming of a new president and CEO. More...

FNB again recognized as Best Place to Work

First National Bank of Pennsylvania is “One of the Best Places to Work in Western Pennsylvania 2013” for a third consecutive year according to the Pittsburgh Business Times and WorkplaceDynamics. More...

Kish Bancorp, Inc. announces third quarter results

William P. Hayes, chairman and CEO of Kish Bancorp, Inc., has announced Kish’s unaudited financial results for the period ending Sept. 30.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Hurdle, Francona are Managers of the Year

NEW YORK (AP) — Two championships and eight successful seasons in Boston brought Terry Francona exactly zero first-place votes in Manager of the Year balloting.  It took him one year with the surprising Cleveland Indians to bag the prize.& More...

O’Brien: ‘We still have a lot to play for’

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Bill O’Brien’s mid-November concern is more about how his Penn State team will play down the stretch — not whether it has something to play for.  More...

LeBron leads Heat to win

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James scored 33 points and got the entire fourth quarter off, Michael Beasley scored 19 off the bench and the Miami Heat had little trouble in beating the Milwaukee Bucks 118-95 Tuesday night.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

Having it both ways isn’t working

Dear Annie: I have been married for more than 20 years and have never been sexually attracted to my husband. He is a good provider, but there is no passion, no excitement, nothing. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPES

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Aries.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013:  More...

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