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Local Man Honored by Tourist Bureau

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Local Man Honored by Tourist Bureau

A Christmas celebration luncheon was given at the Belmont Complex in honor of a man who has led the Armstrong County Tourist Bureau for the past 13 years. Jack Bennett has served the Armstrong County Tourist Bureau on its Board since 2004. During his tenure, he has supervised four different directors, volunteered at all Tourist…

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Ford City Flip-Flops on Casino Decision

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Ford City Flip-Flops on Casino Decision

Municipalities have been in a quandary since Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced the creation of ten “mini-casinos” in the Commonwealth. The state essentially gave municipalities less than 60 days to decide if they wanted to create a resolution that would bar such gambling institutions in their borough or township. Ford City Solicitor Alyssa Golfieri attempted…

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