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Monk on a Mission . . . Thailand Buddhist Monk Treks Through Armstrong County

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Monk on a Mission . . . Thailand Buddhist Monk Treks Through Armstrong County

A Buddhist monk from Thailand may be the first representative of his religious order to walk across the United States. Pra Sutham Nateetong, arriving in Kittanning yesterday morning, said his message was simple: he walks for world peace. Nateetong, 57, started his 3,000 mile journey in California on March 1 and is hoping to arrive…

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Milo Way Approved for Street Resurfacing Project Financing

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Milo Way Approved for Street Resurfacing Project Financing

The folks living along Milo Way in McGrann should see a better road surface later this year. Manor Township supervisors approved final financing of the project through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) process. The township had used some of the 2016 funds on the Boyd street project. However, that project was done for less…

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