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DMVA Announces Veterans’ Trust Fund Grant Recipients

The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) has selected 12 Pennsylvania County Directors of Veterans Affairs Offices to receive $99,840 in grants from the Pennsylvania Veterans’ Trust Fund (VTF). Additionally, the DMVA has selected Veteran Community Initiative, Inc. to receive a $41,000 grant to be its co-sponsor for the first Veterans Appreciation Day Symposium.

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Week of Fiscal Follies for Republican Commissioners
The past week pretty much summed up the past four years of the Republican majority on the Westmoreland Board of Commissioners – bad budgets, poor leadership, and no accountability. Now even public safety is victim to the mismanagement that already is hurting college students and their families, and other county offices.

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June 30, 2015 – Recognizing a local hero. Mark Ressler rescued his neighbor, Carol Hayes, from a potentially serious car accident in the parking lot of their Jeannette Manor home. Two really terrific, kind and caring people.

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