Planning is a key to protecting as much as possible from the tax man, Gary Boatman writes in his weekly Your Financial Future column.
CAMERON, W.Va. – Investigators are searching for two suspects involved in a brazen heist last week in which they rammed a pickup truck stolen from Greene County into a West Virginia convenience store and ripped the ATM from inside the building before torching the vehicle.
Climate change cost Pennsylvania taxpayers at least $261 million in 2018, with half of that amount, $125.7 million, inflicted on the state’s infrastructure due to “record-breaking” flooding and landslides, state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Wednesday.
After a hearing, Senior Judge Gerald Solomon of Fayette County issued a ruling in the case of a man charged with terrorizing, stalking and harassing a Washington County judge.
Bruce Allen Atwell, renowned combat photographer of the Vietnam War, is the subject of an upcoming talk at Washington & Jefferson College. Scholar Robert K. Brigham will present, “This is a True War Story,” Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Yost Auditorium of the Howard J. Burnett Center on the W&…
Now that the Nov. 5 municipal election is history, candidates are announcing their intentions for 2020. Find out who hopes to challenge State Sen. Pam Iovino in the 37th District.
Washington & Jefferson Student Theatre presents Western Civilization! The Complete Musical (abridged) on Nov. 21-23 at 7:30 p.m. in Olin Theatre.
A Washington woman was flown to Pittsburgh after she was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of West Chestnut Street and Hayes Avenue.
The state Department of Environmental Protection has issued a notice of violations over Charleroi gasoline spill.
A grievance filed by a former North Franklin Township police officer was denied by the labor arbitrator in a decision that was released last week.
They're still counting votes in the Nov. 5 election, but on Tuesday night, the focus shifted to the April 2020 primary in one legislative district that includes parts of the Mon Valley in Washington and Fayette counties.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro declined to reveal whether a grand jury is investigating the natural gas industry in a visit to the Observer-Reporter Tuesday.
As two of three Robinson supervisors declared publicly their conflicts of interest, township officials granted local approval for a company's plans for the Beech Hollow power plant.
A new style of speed deterrent on Robinhood Lane has drawn complaints, prompting the questioning of residents whether they still want one on their street.
On Dec. 14 at noon, several local organizations will participate in the Wreaths Across America campaign.
The commissioners approved the purchase of access to an online database to aid in tracking down relatives of a decedent.
Many histories of World War II focus on the European and Pacific Theaters, and rightfully so. But in a "world war," there were many fronts, including one on the Asian mainland.
West Virginia University Heart and Vascular Institute and the WVU Medicine Transplant Alliance hit a milestone achievement last week when they successfully performed the first heart transplant surgery ever in the state of West Virginia.
Shelley Hamilton Atkins never had the chance to meet her uncle, Sgt. Vernon Hamilton. Nevertheless, Atkins felt like she knew her missing uncle as well as any of her other living relatives.
CHARLEROI – A century-old collection of photographs of founding members of Charleroi Elks Lodge 494 includes names that would be recognized by local historians as a who’s who of the borough’s rich and famous.
An electric fracking fleet, a new innovation in the Appalachian Basin, is powering CNX Corp.'s national gas operations in Greene County.
Several World War II veterans were honored at the American Legion Post 22 prior to Washington County's Veterans Day parade, for which they served as a collective marshal.
To say that Chief Petty Officer Nikki Serben is balancing a busy workload is an understatement. In addition to serving as a reservist in the U.S. Navy, Serben works as a carrier for the United States Postal Service and is raising two young children.
A 43-year-old man is facing charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl and soliciting nude pictures of her and other girls.
The first of 11 members of the Pagans Motorcycle Club has pleaded guilty in the brutal beating in Charleroi this year of a man who had left the biker organization.