Vandergrift

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Recent Fiery Derailment Has Officials Focusing On Train Safety

A fiery derailment last month in West Virginia is the kind that keeps emergency managers up at night.

03/13/2015

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Behind The Scenes Of Sausage Making On New Year’s Day

New Year’s Day is one of Uncle Charley’s favorite holidays.

01/01/2015

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2 Police Cars Crash In Braddock Accident

Two police cars collided in Braddock.

12/27/2014

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Fire Breaks Out At Vandergrift Party Store

Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at a party supply store in Vandergrift.

10/11/2014

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Jimmy Buffett Concert Aims To Save Drive-In Theaters From Extinction

His shows sell out, sometimes in a matter of minutes, but on Thursday evening, Parrotheads across the country got a chance to watch Jimmy Buffett perform live from Texas.

06/19/2014

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Jimmy Buffett Live at the Drive-In

Jimmy Buffett is putting on a live show on the drive-in big screen this summer.

06/11/2014

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Man Arrested After Police Say He Tried To Have Sex With 15-Year-Old

Police arrested a Vandergrift man after they say he tried to have sex with a teen girl.

04/11/2014

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Train Derails In Vandergrift, 21 Cars Off Tracks

Emergency crews were called to the scene of a train derailment in Vandergrift Thursday morning.

02/13/2014

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Neighbors Upset, Want Vandergrift Sewage Leak Fixed

Hancock Street in Vandergrift, Westmoreland County, is a lovely place, very picturesque.

01/09/2014

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Community Rallies To Support Vandergrift Fire Victims

Thousands of items and thousands of dollars have been collected for the victims of a weekend fire in Vandergrift.

12/30/2013

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Fire Marshal Investigating After Blaze Destroys 3 Vandergrift Homes

Nearly 150 firefighters from three counties spent hours battling a fast-moving fire that destroyed three houses and damaged two others in Westmoreland County.

12/28/2013

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3 Homes Destroyed By Fire In Vandergrift

Three homes were destroyed in a large, intense fire Friday night in Westmoreland County.

12/27/2013

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Man Arrested After Stealing Money From A Youth Hockey Tournament

A Blairsville man is charged with stealing money from a youth hockey tournament.

10/16/2013

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Actor Gary Sinise’s Most Important Role Is Supporting Wounded Vets

Actor Gary Sinise is known for many different roles on-screen, but none is more important to him than his real-life role of supporting wounded veterans of war.

07/30/2013

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Family, Friends Hold Vigil, Balloon Release In 2-Month-Old’s Memory

A candlelight vigil and a balloon release were held Friday night in a park in Vandergrift, Westmoreland County, in memory of 8-week-old Sophia Ludwiczak. Police said she was the victim of “shaken baby syndrome.”

12/07/2012

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