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PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed For Columbus Day

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)  announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg and West Kittanning, will be closed Saturday, October 8, through Monday, October 10, in observance of Columbus Day.

Customers may still obtain a variety of driver and vehicle products and services online through PennDOT’s Driver and Vehicle Services website,

Driver and vehicle online services are available 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week and include driver’s license, photo ID and vehicle registration renewals; driver-history services; changes of address; driver license and vehicle registration  restoration letters; ability to pay driver license or vehicle insurance restoration fee; driver license and photo ID duplicates; and driver exam scheduling. There are no additional fees for using online services.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting

511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information  and access to more than 770 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

Chicken ‘N Biscuit Dinner Tomorrow

The Ford City Renaissance Community Partnership and Ford City Hose Co. #1 are hosting a Chicken ‘N Biscuit dinner this Saturday, June 25.

The event will take place at Ford City Hose Co. #1 Social Hall, 1002 Fourth Avenue, Ford City.

Tickets are only $8 and are available at the door, through any FCRCP or Ford City Hose CO. #1 member, or by calling 724-763-3974 or 724-763-9580.

Dine-In or Take-Out are available from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Free deliveries within the Ford City Borough limits are also being provided. To arrange for delivery on the day of the event, call 724-859-2913 or 724-763-3041.

The dinner includes home-made chicken, biscuits with gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, dessert, and a beverage (when dining in).