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Altoona Mirror (Newspaper) - August 8, 2015, Altoona, Pennsylvania Not track private Ano beautifully landscaped railroads wont meet Safe tech deadline your bunt j m i it for residential and commercial properties All Access now included with subscribe 946-7480 web Facebook Altoona Mirror twitter your paid subscription saturday swinging by Community Day u a copyright 2015 Mirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski by Sean Sauro Ysauro Altoona Mirror. Com Tipton a dozens of spectators looked on As an interpretive dance group moved to calming music just before 6 . Friday at Delgrosso a amusement Park. The onlookers set up chairs and leaned up against Trees patiently waiting for the nights main events to begin. They were in attendance for the annual Tyrone Community Day Celebration a a reunion based event geared toward bringing Community members together sue Griep Tyrone events and promotions president said earlier this week. Madison Wineland left13, and Brittany Gill 15, both of Tyrone ride the paratrooper during Tyrone Community Day at Delgrosso s amusement Park in Tipton on Friday. A i like to enjoy the music and the talented Bridgette Gill from a seat near the Parks main stage Sheri Hartsock of Tyrone said she attends the event each year and has done so for five or six years. A i have a kid who enjoys it a she said explaining what initially brought her to the Park. However she admitted she enjoys the Days festivities too. Hartsock said she sees a lot of people she knows at the yearly event and while its Nice to socialize her favorite part is the annual Talent show. A i like to enjoy the music and the talented people a she said. The Promise of a Talent show goaded resident Bridgette Gill to attend this year As her Friend was scheduled to perform. This was her first year at the event she said. Gill said she arrived about i ., and she planned to stay throughout the evening. A a in be seen a lot of people i know from the Community a she said. At 6 ., Griep took to the stage kicking off one of the celebrations main events a the Hometown hero designation which she said is reserved for someone who a devoted much time and Energy to better the Tyrone Community. This years award went to two Tyrone Exempla Ries Ann and Rich Searer. Only Ann was present Friday evening but Griep took the time to Honor them both. A this year we have chosen a husband and wife team that have clocked hundreds of hours for Over 60 years a Griep said during her presentation. See Day Page a3 Riley was arrested in 2014 for six drug sales by pm Ray Hollidaysburg a former Altoona Man who was arrested in 2014 for six heroin sales was sentenced Friday to state prison for seven to 14 years. Levar Riley 35, who now lists his address As Girardville was sentenced exactly five years ago to a term behind bars for drug trafficking. A nobody told me it would be As hard to Stop Selling drugs As it would be for someone to quit Levar Riley when quizzed by Blair county president judge Jolene g. Kopriva in 2010, Riley talked about How hard it was to Stop Selling drugs. Back then he said Selling drugs was a Way to get Money. A nobody told me it would be As hard to Stop Selling drugs As it would be for someone to quit using a he said. When he appeared Friday before Kopriva his message remained pretty much the same. See Riley Page a6affidavit former Hollidaysburg councilman charged with Dill alleged incident happened about one week before Stultz resigned by Sean Sauro Hollidaysburg court documents show that former Borough Ward 4 councilman Matthew j. Stultz was arrested for Drunken driving june 2, Little More than a week before he tendered his resignation. According to an affidavit Stultz was at the Sheetz store on the Hoo Block of Blair Street about i . When a Borough officer who was Stultz allegedly asked an officer to let him go before saying a that he would donate a Large sum of Money to the fire department a according to the affidavit dealing with an unrelated Issue noticed he appeared intoxicated. Stultz had a Strong odor of alcohol on his breath poor balance bloodshot eyes and slurred speech police said. Officers asked Stultz if he had a ride Home and he said he did no to and that he would walk Home because he lived nearby police said. However police watched Stultz enter his 2011 land Rover and drive away the affidavit said. Stultz was stopped at a nearby grocery store parking lot where he asked the officer to let him walk Home. After being told he would be taken Back to Sheetz to speak to the officer in charge Stultz allegedly asked the officer to let him go before saying a that he would donate a Large sum of Money to the fire department a according to the affidavit. See dui Page a3video arraignment set for attorney general by Peter Jackson the associated press Harrisburg a Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane today on charges that she leaked secret grand jury information but she wont be in the courtroom. Kane who faces charges including a felony count of perjury is expected to be processed at the Kane Montgomery county detective Bureau in the Philadelphia suburb of Norristown then arraigned via closed circuit to by a District judge nearly to Miles away in Collegeville. District attorney Pisa Vetri Kerman whose office is prosecuting Kane said such arrangements Are increasingly made for the convenience of the people involved. The Case against Kane 49, a political newcomer in 2012 when she became the first woman and first Democrat elected As Pennsylvania attorney general could end her status As the states highest ranking female office Holder. She is accused of leaking secret grand jury information to an operative who passed it on to a reporter to strike Back at former state prosecutor who she believed had made her look bad and then lying about it under oath. Kane a lawyers say she will plead not guilty. See Kane Page a6 so Down w join the judgement free zone in in chum him 24" -2 8th planet lit a a a a it 0 month 3240 pleasant Valley blvd Altoona pay 814.283.8899 Al v a is to classifieds comics Legal notices obituaries opinion puzzles sports sudoku c5-8 of is a7 c2 d4 by -6 cd 7 Quot 22910 00050 4

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