The Ligonier Beach property was initially appraised at $210,000, based on an inspection of the property conducted March 19, 2019.
Derry Area cheerleading captain Kylie Sliva joins with third-grader Hailey McManaway to cheer for the Trojans’ girls’ basketball team. McManaway was especially rooting for her sister, Tiana Moracco. Derry Area lost to Freedom Area, 47-32, in the WPIAL Class 3A first-round playoff game on Wed…
The St. Vincent College (SVC) Equestrian Club will welcome superstar and trick rider Ashley Pletcher for a presentation on Tuesday, March 10, at the Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve. A reception will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by Pletcher’s presentation at 6 p.m.
The Ligonier Township Municipal Authority (LTMA) board at its meeting Wednesday reviewed two options for sewage treatment in the township’s Act 537 Plan after receiving information from the Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County (MAWC) regarding the capacity of its Ligonier Borough treat…
A decade in and still walking. For 10 years, men and women, children, families, community leaders, professionals, survivors, students and residents have come together as a community to stand — and walk — in support of lives free of violence. On April 18, participants will come together again.
Nearly 100 concerned members of the Ligonier Valley community packed the Fort Ligonier Center for History Education to weigh in on the future of an area landmark.
State police at Greensburg charged a Forest County man with sending explicit images of himself to a 15-year-old Derry Township girl he met through social media.
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) is now accepting applications for grants to fund programs that discourage and reduce underage and dangerous drinking and promote a message of responsible alcohol consumption by those of legal drinking age.
Preliminary changes to Ligonier Township’s oil and gas zoning ordinance received feedback from the Ligonier Township Planning Commission during a public workshop held Tuesday.
More than a year after students took their first steps inside the new Latrobe Elementary School building, the Greater Latrobe School District has agreed to make its final payment to general contractor Nello Construction for the project.
The Pennsylvania Superior Court is deliberating on whether sufficient evidence exists to warrant a second trial for former Westmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan Held on public corruption charges.
Pickwick Publications of Eugene, Oregon, has recently released a book authored by the Rev. Nathanael R. Polinski, OSB, assistant professor of sacred scripture at St. Vincent Seminary in Unity Township.
Local Union 1537 United Steelworkers and its units will hold their monthly meetings on Thursday, Feb. 20, at Huber Hall in Latrobe. Unit 1551 will hold its meeting at 4 p.m., with the Local Union 1537 meeting to begin at 4:30 p.m. All members and retirees are invited to attend.
Angel Arms Infant Recovery Homes is hosting a round table discussion to bring about change. Teachers and educators are invited to the office located at 338 Main Street, Latrobe, on Thursday, Feb. 27. The session will begin at 6 p.m.
Everything you love about the Ligonier Country Market will be part of the new Ligonier Night Market to debut this summer, the Ligonier Valley Chamber of Commerce (LVCC) announced.
The Loyalhanna Watershed Association, in partnership with Westmoreland County Agricultural Land Preservation and Farm and Environmental Renewal Network of Ligonier, will host a “Keeping Farmers on the Land” workshop next week.
Derry Area students were recognized for impacting others not just in the Derry community, but also nationwide and out of the country.
State police at Indiana report troopers are seeking information after discovering an alleged methamphetamine manufacturing operation near Vintondale in Buffington Township over the weekend.
More than 200 people attended the 2020 Pennsylvania Solar Congress on Saturday at the Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort & Conference Center in Burrell Township, hosted by nonprofit Solar United Neighbors. While most of the participants were from Indiana and Westmoreland counties, some came from…
Roger Horowitz, a representative from nonprofit Solar United Neighbors, shares information with Mike Uschak of Loyalhanna and Otto Salquero of Latrobe at the 2020 Pennsylvania Solar Congress on Saturday. Horowitz encouraged people to join a co-op to help reduce the cost of installing a solar…
The left photo shows speaker Jonathan Belak, president of Three Rivers Electric Vehicle Association, and Jim Resh of Indiana, Pennsylvania, checking out Resh’s 2019 all-electric Nissan Leaf at the 2020 Pennsylvania Solar Congress on Saturday in Burrell Township. In the right photo, Roger Hor…
A Unity Township couple has filed a lawsuit in the Westmoreland County Court of Common Pleas claiming Greater Latrobe School District’s policy of seeking reassessments of some newly purchased homes unfairly targets new property owners.
A Unity Township man accused of exposing himself to waitresses and a female customer at a Greensburg restaurant last Sunday turned himself in Friday, according to police.
A Mercer County man is accused of repeatedly sending explicit text messages and making sexually explicit phone calls to his former therapist in Westmoreland County, state police said.
Derry Area School District earned high marks among Westmoreland County schools with a similar socioeconomic status and had a strong performance in elementary school science, according to state student assessment data.
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — An armed robbery and shooting at a pair of addresses near a western Pennsylvania university campus left two students injured, one with a gunshot wound, authorities said.
Bidding for Westmoreland County’s major construction projects will again be open to union and non-union contractors after Republican members of the county’s Board of Commissioners on Thursday ushered in an early end to a controversial agreement with local trade unions.
On Tuesday, Greater Latrobe school board members are expected to vote on two tax settlements and an electricity procurement agreement that will all result in additional funds or savings for the district.
Leigh Ann McCulty and her husband Matt wanted to the go the Cayman Islands for their honeymoon 20 years ago, but they couldn’t afford to go.
David Zahl, a nationally recognized author, will speak at 7:30 p.m. March 12 at Ligonier Town Hall about the future of American religion and spirituality in promotion of his new book, “Seculosity: How Career, Parenting, Technology, Food, Politics, and Romance Became Our New Religion and What…
What is love? Teachers at Latrobe Kinder-Schull asked the students in their Pre-K Counts 1 classroom, and 5-year-old Zavia Polski had a good answer. The Bulletin wishes readers a happy Valentine’s Day.
Unity Township officials are hopeful a proposed ordinance change will cut down on blight in parts of the municipality.
Fort Ligonier will welcome author Jason Cherry to the Fort Ligonier Center for History Education to discuss his book “Pittsburgh’s Lost Outpost: Captain Trent’s Fort” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16.
Two winning tickets — including one sold in Westmoreland County — split a Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 jackpot worth $500,000 from the Sunday, Feb. 9 drawing. Each ticket matched all five balls drawn, 04-07-10-37-39, to win $250,000 each, less withholding.
St. Vincent College’s LEARN (Listen, Evaluate, Analyze, Reflect, Navigate) Speakers Series will host Kristina Anderson 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Unity Township campus. The event is free and open to the public.
The man convicted in December of first-degree murder and other offenses in the fatal shooting of New Kensington police Officer Brian Shaw was formally sentenced to death by lethal injection Wednesday.
The Ligonier Camp and Conference Center (LCCC) is ready to proceed with building a new overnight lodge and fellowship hall to support its programming.
Westmoreland County will close the Magisterial District Judge’s Office in Mount Pleasant Township next month as it works to redistrict its 16 remaining district judge’s offices.
Greensburg police are seeking help in locating a former Latrobe man accused of exposing himself to multiple women at a restaurant over the weekend while he was at the establishment with a child.
A good boy from Ligonier Township stole the show at this week’s 144th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City.
If you were counting on Sweethearts conversation candy hearts to relay some cute messages on Valentine’s Day, there’s a good chance that it won’t happen.