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Police Schedule DUI Checkpoints This Weekend

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Police Schedule DUI Checkpoints This Weekend

Pennsylvania State Police Troop D Kittanning will be conducting roving and stationary DUI patrols for this weekend in various locations of Allegheny, Armstrong, and Butler counties. Motorists are advised to be aware of their surroundings and to have their license, registration, and insurance card readily available. Motorists are encouraged to drive sober or get a designated…

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Sheetz Tries to Rebuild Its Brand

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Sheetz Tries to Rebuild Its Brand

With new buildings and inside/outside seating, Sheetz promoters are working hard to change the image. In 1952, founder Bob Sheetz purchased on of his father’s five dairy stores in Altoona. His brother, Steve, began working at the store in 1961. By 1963, a second store was opened, known as “Sheetz Kwik Shopper.”  By 1972, they…

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