Tuesday, January 28, 2020
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Tuesday, January 28, 2020
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Beaver

John Paul

No Casino For Beaver County – PA Gaming Control Board Denies Mount Airy Application

State gaming officials this morning denied the license application for a mini-casino in Big Beaver borough. At a meeting of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today, officials announced Mount Airy had not secured the necessary funding for approval of...

Commissioner Sandie Egley Reveals Skin Cancer Diagnosis – “It’s Traumatic But I’m Dealing With It”

Beaver County Commissioner Sandie Egley has undergone treatment for skin cancer. Egley revealed today she had multiple surgeries to remove melanomas discovered by her doctor on her leg and face. Egley said the surgeries were a success and her doctor...

Adults Should Lead By Example – Viral Video Of Apparent Bullying By Students Exposes A Larger Problem

If you happened to find yourself surfing social media last night you likely came across it -- a local viral video apparently showing a teenage girl bullying another at a home in Beaver County. In one clip a girl...

Official: Ambridge School District Erupting Into “Chaos” – Superintendent Says She’s Leaving

Two Ambridge Area School District officials told BeaverCountian.com this week that board members were previously made to sign nondisclosure agreements (NDA) preventing them from openly discussing district issues with the media. Currently, those issues allegedly include the discovery of a...

Meet The Gills Elected To Serve On Ambridge Borough Council And School Board

A pair of proud liberals running in Ambridge countered the conservative wave of countywide winners Tuesday. Jerome and Jodi Gill have been elected to serve on Ambridge's borough council and school board respectively, according to unofficial results posted by...

Two Republican Women Elected As A Dynamic Duo To Oversee Beaver County’s Finances

Beaver County voters have elected Republicans Sandie Egley and Maria Longo to oversee the county's finances in 2020, according to unofficial election results posted by the Bureau of Elections. Egley, who is vacating her seat...

Commissioner-elect Jack Manning Proud That Voters Saw Through The Negative Campaign Against Him

Beaver County voters have elected Republican Jack Manning as their newest commissioner, according to unofficial election results posted by the Bureau of Elections. Manning will join fellow Republican Commissioner Dan Camp and Democrat Tony Amadio...

Arrest Of Prominent Transgender Activist By Ambridge Police Sparks Controversy

A prominent Pittsburgh-area transgender rights activist was arrested in Ambridge on Wednesday for an alleged attack, but she claims she instead was assaulted because she is trans. The transgender woman said police unjustly filed criminal...

We’re Retiring Txt Message Updates (Sign Up For Our Newsletter)

This notebook entry marks the last update that will go out via our txt message notification system. For the past several years, BeaverCountian.com has sent out thousands of text messages notifying readers about the new articles we published. Although we...

We’ve Added A New “County Gov” Dashboard

I'm not sure why this didn't occur to me when I was first integrating our new "Community Dashboards," but I went ahead and added one today for county government. Right now it includes archives of our commissioners meetings and articles...

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John Paul is the founder of the Beaver Countian. He reports full-time for the site, specializing in investigative journalism with an emphasis on public corruption.
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Newly Elected Economy Borough Councilman Barred From Key Meeting Over Controversy

A newly elected Economy Council member believes he was barred from the board’s first meeting this month and missed...

Beaver School Board Member Seeks Security At Meetings – Asks If He Can Bring A Gun On School Grounds

In his first-ever agenda item, a newly seated Beaver Area School Board member this week asked that a police officer be hired to provide...

Beaver County Board of Commissioners Work Session 1-22-2020

Department Head Report Tammy: Paving project update at Brush Creek. Dan: Stated that DPW pays for maintenance on all county vehicles, including those from the...

Rochester Borough Council Fails To Show For Meeting As Mayor Claims He Is Being Illegally Undermined

Rochester Borough Mayor Keith Jackson alleges the town's other officials have been illegally preventing him from carrying out his duties since taking office two...

State Rep. Matzie Announces Nearly $160,000 In Grants For Local Fire / EMS Departments

More than a dozen local fire and EMS departments will receive almost $160,000 in state grants from the Office of the State Fire Commissioner. State...
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