May 31, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Effort to fillvacant storefronts gets big boost

BALTIMORE - Baltimore's Empty Store Marketing Campaign Committee is putting its money where its mouth is. More...

Trustees ignore mayor's request for full payment

MILLERSPORT - Walnut Township Trustees and the Village of Millersport are on a collision course. More...

No plans for Union Township Fire Department

HEBRON - Hebron Mayor Clifford Mason said he and Union Township Trustee President John Slater had a "heart to heart" talk about the trustees' plans for local fireprotection to clear up any rumors that the trustees intended to create an independent More...

Obituaries

Brenda K. Blauser

Brenda K. Blauser, 52, of Pleasantville, died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at her residence. She worked for Mondi Packaging and was an avid gardener. More...

Jeffrey T. VanSickle

Funeral services for Jeffrey T. VanSickle, 50, of Somerset, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Bope-Thomas Funeral Home, Somerset, with Dave Mason officiating. Burial will be in Somerset Cemetery. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • May 15: A Lancaster man reported someone threw a rock through his car's window. • May 18: A North Bank man reported someone stole several items from his garage. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

Lakewood teacher says 'goodbye' after 31 years

Editor: To the administration, teachers, parents and students of Lakewood Schools. It is with sadness that I am saying goodbye to you. More...

Memorial fund to support Baltimore Safety Day

Editor: After my father's death in 2000, I formed the Robert C. Kalish Memorial Youth Park Program Fund to help provide for a free summer camp for Liberty Union-Thurston School District youth. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of June 2 . Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cook's Choice Liberty Union Elementary Monday: Chicken patty or PB&J sandwich, potato rounds, and choice of fruit. More...

Top high school graduates named

Patricia Wright (above left), daughter of William and Tina Wright of Hebron, is Lakewood High School's 2008 salutatorian. She plans to attend Ohio University, majoring in marine biology. More...