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Riverside Sports Schedule: Mar. 30 – Apr. 4

The Riverside High School sports schedule for Mar. 30 through Apr. 4 is as follows: Monday, March 30 9:00AM Boys Varsity Tennis Neshannock High School Section Singles Away 4:00PM Girls Varsity Softball Laurel High School Away Tuesday, March 31 3:30PM Boys Varsity Track Ellwood City HS Away 3:30PM Girls Varsity Track Ellwood City HS Away Wednesday, April 01 4:00PM Girls Varsity Softball Neshannock High School Home 6:30PM National Honor Society Volleyball Tournament (School) Thursday, April … Continue reading

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WXED Meeting Brings Community Up to Date on Station’s Development

Pastor Cynthia Antinossi has started many projects, foremost among them Dayspring Harvest Ministries. However, she described her campaign to create a local radio station as “the hardest thing I’ve done in my life. Just the scope of it is beyond my previous projects.” At an informational meeting on Monday, March 23, Antinossi discussed the future of Ellwood’s developing radio station, WXED 107.3 FM. The meeting was held in the Municipal Building’s auditorium and was open … Continue reading

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Wolves Club Donates to K9 Unit

On Wednesday, March 11, 2015 the Wolves Club of Ellwood City presented a $300 donation to the Ellwood City Police K9 Unit, Officer Michael McBride, and the future K9 Officer, Ranger. The Wolves Club has been an active supporter of the ECPD K9 Unit since it was established in 2007 when Jozek was the only K9 on the team. Ellwood’s Police Department and K9 Unit are grateful for the donation, and they thank the Ellwood … Continue reading

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Lincoln Spring Vendor Show to Raise Money for Prom

Lincoln High School will host a spring craft and vendor show in the big gymnasium from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 28. All proceeds will go to this year’s prom. The event will feature over 40 vendors selling items such as wine, homemade liquor, body oils, Easter candy, and fudge. Businesses represented will include Pink Zebra, Skin By Nature, Avon, and Origami Owl. There will also be a 50/50 raffle, a Chinese … Continue reading

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Wildcats Outfight Wolverines

The Ellwood City baseball team lost to Kittanning 13-0 in a non-section, away game yesterday. Kittanning’s pitchers only permitted 3 hits by Ellwood, while striking out 7 Wolverines. The loss against Kittanning follows a 5-4 defeat on Monday against Mohawk, making the team 2-2 overall. The Wolverines have an away game today against Montour. Game Summary- EC v Kittanning Ellwood City- 000 000 0 Kittanning- 100 501 6 Game Summary- EC v Mohawk Ellwood City- … Continue reading

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Ellwood City Softball Wins First Section Game

The Lady Wolverines’ move from AAA to AA had a promising start when Ellwood City defeated New Brighton 12-0 in an away game on Monday, March 23. Sophomore pitcher Skyla Greco stopped Laurel with 9 strikeouts and only 2 hits against. The Lady Wolverines are now 1-0 in their section. The team visits Laurel today for another section game. Game Summary Ellwood City- 12 New Brighton- 0, 5inn. New Brighton 000  00 Ellwood City   211    … Continue reading

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Relay for Life April Events

Easter Bake Sale Wednesday, April 1, 2015 7:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Team Tech is at it again with the Easter Bake Sale going on in the Main Entrance hallway of Ellwood City Hospital. If you have enjoyed the goodies in previous years, then come on back, for the little happy bakers are at it again. Why not grab the desserts you need for the kids’ baskets or that topper to your delicious Easter dinner? … Continue reading

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Portersville Christian School Presents ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’

PORTERSVILLE –Portersville Christian School will present the musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang on April 23-25 at 7 p.m. Tickets are now on sale. The cost is $10 for adults, $8 for college students, and $5 for students. Children 4 and under are free. Doors open at 6 p.m. the nights of the show, and seating is not reserved. It is on a first come, first serve basis. Portersville Christian School is located at 343 E. … Continue reading

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New Castle Playhouse Presents: ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’

Coming to the Annex Theatre of the New Castle Playhouse in April: 2013 Tony Award winning comedy by Christopher Durang, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. Middle-aged siblings Vanya and Sonia live in the family home in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. After spending their adulthood looking after their now-dead parents, neither has a job, and money is provided by their movie star sister Masha, who owns the house and pays the bills. Residing with Vanya … Continue reading

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Financial Checklist for Your Fifties

While 50 may be the new 40 in terms of lifestyle, vitality, and longevity, it’s important to take a more earnest and pragmatic approach toward your long-term financial health than you may have in your 40s. Retirement may have felt far away a decade ago, but now it’s approaching rapidly. Many people in their 50s also feel the financial pressure of being part of the “sandwich generation,” a growing group of individuals who simultaneously support … Continue reading

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