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Alleged $1 Million Scheme! Former Center Twp. Tax Collector Faces Federal Charges

A former tax collector for Center Twp. and the Central Valley School District was charged federally this month with allegations she stole over $1 million from taxpayers and filed false reports to cover up her crimes. Federal prosecutors allege Jeanne...

Chippewa Twp. Man Pleads Guilty To Felony Drug Charges

A Chippewa Twp. man has pleaded guilty to felony drug charges nearly two years after his initial arrest. Brendan Paul Latsko, 24, was found by officers running completely naked out of his father’s home in April 2019 as they prepared...

Aliquippa Mayor Settles Citation Issued By Aliquippa Police

Aliquippa Mayor Dwan Walker has paid the fine for a citation issued against him by Aliquippa police. Walker, age 45 of Aliquippa, was charged on Feb. 19 with failing his "Duties at a Stop Sign" by Detective Sergeant Steven Roberts,...

Rochester Twp. Council To Hold “Super Secret” Meeting About Contracting Police

Rochester Township Commissioners will be holding what one official has called a "super secret" meeting this week. The meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, April 13 at 3:00 p.m. in the municipal building, is being held to discuss the contracting out of...

City of Aliquippa Given Governor’s Award For Local Government Excellence

The City of Aliquippa has been named a 2021 recipient of the Governor’s Awards for Local Government Excellence. Ten communities, five organizations, and eight individuals from across the commonwealth were recognized for excellent service as part of the 25th annual...

Aliquippa Police Cite Aliquippa Mayor

Aliquippa Mayor Dwan Walker is set to go on trial this month for a summary traffic citation issued against him by the Aliquippa Police Department. Walker, age 45 of Aliquippa, was charged on Feb. 19 with failing his duties at...

Penn State Beaver Leaked Sensitive Student Info To The Entire Campus

The campus of Penn State Beaver erupted into controversy this week after its administration mistakenly emailed sensitive information about enrollees to the entire student body. Included in the data are statements from students describing personal hardships they are struggling with. Administrators...

District Judge Candidate’s Campaign Fined For Violating Financial Reporting Laws

The campaign committee of a magisterial district judge candidate has been fined for failing to abide by state campaign finance reporting laws. The committee's former treasurer claims the candidate ignored her demands to be removed from the campaign. Attorney William...

Ambridge Councilmen Vote To Rename Public Meeting Rooms After Themselves

Public meeting spaces in the Ambridge Borough Building have been renamed in honor of two sitting members of borough council who are currently seeking re-election. Ambridge Council President Michael Mikulich and Councilman Tony Cafarelli believe they have done a good...

Ash Goes Up In Smoke As Judge Torches Magistrate Candidate’s Lawsuit

A candidate for magisterial district judge has failed in a litigious attempt to keep all of his political rivals off of the ballot. Beaver County Common Pleas Judge James Ross on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit filed earlier this month by...

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Alleged $1 Million Scheme! Former Center Twp. Tax Collector Faces Federal Charges

A former tax collector for Center Twp. and the Central Valley School District was charged federally this month with...
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