Archive - 2013 - News Article
Real estate taxes of over half a million dollars will be turned over to Elk County for collection per a motion approved by the St. Marys Area School District's board of directors.
FOX TWP. â€“ Fox Township residents will soon have improved access to the township garbage collection site. During their recent meeting the Fox Twp. Supervisors approved the construction of a new road to the site which would involve changing the entrance.
It's the second week of September and for St. Marys that means the 4th annual classic car and truck show is going to be rolling into town.
Plans for the South St. Marys Street Elementary School playground is receiving great support from administrators, teachers, parents, students and the community at large. This was evident during Monday evening's St. Marys Area School District board of directors meeting as Superintendent Ann Kearney encouraged the board's the support in allocating funds for the project.
This preliminary rendering shows the design of the future SSMSE playground which will be situated next to the school on the site of a former residence.
PITTSBURGH â€“ A Kane woman and her 10-year-old son remain hospitalized in separate Pittsburgh medical centers with injuries sustained in a horrific Aug. 31 traffic accident near Lantz Corners.
Kathy Douglas, 36, of Kane is listed in "serious" condition in the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)--Presbyterian, a hospital spokesman said Monday.
Plans are being finalized for the upcoming Bavarian Fall Fest, taking place Sept. 20-22 in downtown St. Marys.
Area residents participated Saturday evening in a prayer service at 6 p.m. at the Diamond in St. Marys to reflect on the tragic events of the past week.
The Ridgway Armory along North Broad Street and the former Pennsylvania Army National Guard weekend training site at 5509 Grant Road were recently posted for sale after officials from the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs [DMVA] discussed the process during a Ridgway Borough Council meeting back in July.
The Elk County Community Foundation (ECCF) celebrated yet another major milestone in surpassing the $2 million mark in total dollars awarded to community agencies, municipalities and groups.
During the foundation's 10th anniversary in 2010, they granted their first million dollars.
"We are so excited that it only took three more years to hit this next milestone," said Paula Fritz-Eddy, executive director.