The Daily Press http://smdailypress.com http://smdailypress.com/apfeed.xml--1 The Daily Press | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-11-25T23:42:14-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12826Fire companies battle Johnsonburg fire2014-11-25T23:42:14-05:002014-11-25T23:42:14-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe building, located at 1049 East Center St., reportedly houses apartment units.St. Marys, PAJoseph Bell, Daily Press EditorFire companies battle Johnsonburg fireDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12826Change0Usable2014-11-25T23:42:14-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12825Tour highlights living quarters, Academy building2014-11-25T23:41:15-05:002014-11-25T23:41:15-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe first set of living quarters that the tour groups came upon were located in the 1934 building, and local historian Ray Beimel, who hosted each of the tours, noted that in later years one end of that hallway was used as an infirmary. St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiTour highlights living quarters, Academy buildingDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12825Change0Usable2014-11-25T23:41:15-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12824Signage program may be only option for new signs2014-11-25T23:40:29-05:002014-11-25T23:40:29-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressCity Manager Dave Greene explained the Tourism Oriented Directional Signs (TODS). In an effort to research funding options for new signs directing drivers to the industrial park, Greene explained PennDOT has turned over attraction signs to Pa. Tourism Signing Trust, who has complete control over all directional signs. St. Marys, PAAmy CherrySignage program may be only option for new signsDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12824Change0Usable2014-11-25T23:40:29-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12823County responds to borough recycling decision2014-11-25T23:39:37-05:002014-11-25T23:39:37-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe Ridgway Borough Council voted during its November meeting to discontinue the curbside recycling program that had been within the borough since 1991.St. Marys, PARichie LeckerCounty responds to borough recycling decisionDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12823Change0Usable2014-11-25T23:39:37-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12816Budget sees cost savings in insurance2014-11-24T22:23:51-05:002014-11-24T22:23:51-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressCouncil's fourth and final budget meeting was brief as Carol Muhitch, city finance director, briefly explained a change in the budget.According to Muhitch, late Friday she received a quote for insurances covering auto, liability, property and workers' compensation, and there was a "substantial savings."St. Marys, PAAmy CherryBudget sees cost savings in insuranceDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12816Change0Usable2014-11-24T22:23:51-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12815Sisters had unique talents, shared in community chores2014-11-24T22:17:25-05:002014-11-24T22:17:25-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily Press"There used to be tables, sofas, chairs, and in later days a widescreen TV," Beimel said. St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiSisters had unique talents, shared in community choresDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12815Change0Usable2014-11-24T22:17:25-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12814Cookie thief gets five years on multiple cases2014-11-24T22:16:29-05:002014-11-24T22:16:29-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressGnan had four separate cases consolidated for sentencing purposes, including a June 29 burglary in which he stole a tin of cookies from St. Leo Church after entering through a basement window. St. Marys, PAJim MeyerCookie thief gets five years on multiple casesDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12814Change0Usable2014-11-24T22:16:29-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12813Conservation District lauds McMinn for years of service2014-11-24T22:15:40-05:002014-11-24T22:15:40-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressMcMinn, who started his work with the conservation district in 1970, said that it was time to step down so that some younger people could come onto the board."I felt it's time for younger blood to come, and I'm a firm believer of that," he said.St. Marys, PARichie LeckerConservation District lauds McMinn for years of serviceDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12813Change0Usable2014-11-24T22:15:40-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12812Ridgway man sentenced on multiple charges2014-11-24T22:14:24-05:002014-11-24T22:14:24-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressPoage entered a plea of "nolo contendere" or no contest for a felony charge of receiving stolen property. With the entry of a no contest plea, the defendant neither admits guilt nor disputes the evidence.St. Marys, PAJim MeyerRidgway man sentenced on multiple chargesDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12812Change0Usable2014-11-24T22:14:24-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12809Numerous topics covered by council2014-11-23T22:13:49-05:002014-11-23T22:13:49-05:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressLad Kornacki, wastewater treatment plant chief operator, said the services are for tests and parameters they do not run in-house.Bid proposals were sent out Sept. 24. Four out of six labs submitted bids for the project.The bid was awarded to Analytical Services of Brockway who was the lowest bidder.St. Marys, PAAmy CherryNumerous topics covered by councilDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12809Change0Usable2014-11-23T22:13:49-05:00