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FC Zoning Hearing Board Considers Half-Way House

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FC Zoning Hearing Board Considers Half-Way House

Approximately 75 people showed up last night to hear plans to put a drug/alcohol half-way house in the former PPG office building at 500 Third Avenue in Ford City. The property went through foreclosure and is in the hands of Armstrong County Building and Loan. Firetree, Ltd is wanting to buy the property and create…

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Ford City Promotes Police Officer to Full-Time Duty

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Ford City Promotes Police Officer to Full-Time Duty

Ford City Council voted to promote one of its police officers to full-time status. Sergeant Robert Yough has been employed on Ford City’s police force on a part-time basis since being hired in April 2016. “It’s the same duties basically,” Yough said following the meeting. “I am in charge of all the officers patrolling the…

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