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New Castle News (Newspaper) - August 8, 2015, New Castle, Pennsylvania new Castle news new Castle a. Saturday August 8, 2015 a-3kane from Page a1trolley from Page a1 Kuznetsov said he will Likely donate car no. 1734, As Well. He said Many places Are interested in it including several trolley museums and the san Francisco municipal railway which operates a Fleet of too trolleys that includes the most Complete set of presidents conference committee cars in the country. Ferry Mcclymonds of Mcclymonds Supply and transit moved the 15-ton, 50 foot Long vein Cie via interstate 79 to Hall industries which manufactures designs new from Page a1 years he knew the school would to a g xxi fit for him. Quot one tiling the Board stressed to me is that they want to not Only introduce children to Christ but to find a Way to incorporate discipleship to Christ in the curriculum Quot Skozny said. Skolny was unanimously hired in july by the school s Board. In a press release the Board said it believes Skolny Quot is the one taxi has appointed for us to take on the challenges of our soaring vision of growth ten Tori Al Impact and visibility to Advance the kingdom of god through Christian education at Skolny who was bom in East Liverpool Ohio earned degrees from West and engineers products for the transportation Industry. While the com Parry does not typically restore old trolley cars Kuznetsov said it does make parts like wheel sets and axles for them. Scott Kennedy director of aviation products and rail transportation for Hall industries said the restoration pro act will take 12 to 18 months. He said the company will do a struts tora i analysis and re certify the car. Kennedy said the wide gauge vehicle will be narrowed into a Standard gauge and converted from do drive to a drive. Work is also planned on the gear boxes motors wheels and braking system. Kuznetsov said ifs difficult to estimate the trolley cards Worth or How much it will be Worth after it is restored. However he said he purchased it from the port authority for $1,000, and that new reproduction cars manufactured by a company in Iowa usually Cost $500,000. A a in a proud of it a a he said. Quot Al one time every City in the . Had electric trolley cars. I m an ecologist and i believe the Best Way to transport people is through electrical email Shelenberger log it news reporter David Hare Ham contributed to this Story Liberty University and West Virginia University. He has held teaching positions in a Pittsburgh Charier school and in the Canon Mcmillan school i list net. In 2009, he was hired As vice principal at a Middle school Iii Monon Galia county a it St Virginia and two years later was promoted to principal of an elementary school Iii the same District. In his first week on the Job Skolny said its apparent that Acca is quite different from his previous jobs. Quot its a lot smaller and it seems everyone is More close knit a he said. A every one has Irvn incredibly Supi xxii be and its been a Blessing to sort of figure things out and have mrs Votaw Here to help see me Skolny said Votaw plans to continue working with the school particularly in leading its annual gala fundraiser. As he adjusts to his new xxi Sitison Skolny said he a also anticipating changes in his a personal life As lit and his wife Kim Are expecting a third child in september. Hie couple has two children Abigail 5, and Caleb 3. They currently live in i St. Clair he said and he plans to commute to new Castle until after the baby is Ixion and their House is sold. Quot its a very hectic time a Skolny admitted. File school is hosting a meet and govt ice Cream social for Skolny it its Pavilion on thursday teachers Are invited to come at 6 pan. Parents Are encouraged to meet him at 7 p.m., but Are asked to leave their children at Heinie. Email Shelenberger he said. Quot the Only question is whether its paid or not a he said. The attorney general be treated differently than any other Public employee he said. Asked about the possibility of an administrative leave on Friday Kane a spokesman Chuck Ardo Only said that Quot the attorney general maintains her innocence and does no to believe stepping Down or stepping aside is approx Rieders agreed saying that she a innocent until found guilty. More serious charges like corruption or bribery might compel a stronger argument that she resign. Leaking a Story to a newspaper then lying about it does no to Rise to that level he said. The allegations at the heart of Kane Scase Are that she was upset about bad publicity for dropping a High profile investigation so she responded by leaking details to a Philadelphia daily news reporter about a separate probe by Lier predecessors Fiat had gone nowhere. A i know All the people involved Quot Rieders said. A it smells of politics to me Why should we disrupt the whole criminal Justice system in Penn Sylvania for that a Kane was called before another grand jury to explain whether she had authorized the leak. Court documents released by Montgomery county District attorney Risa Vetri Firman allege that Kane ribbed repeatedly. She reportedly told the grand jury that she did no to read the daily news Story until August 2014 hut others in her office testified that shed seen the Story weeks earlier. The court documents also show that Kane disputed that the Story was leaked to make her critics look bad. I n Vest Igat ors Conci used that a precisely Why the information was passed along to the daily news reporter. Robert Davis Glea son a retired criminal defense attorney from Johnstown said the attorney general should have known better than to release any informs lion that could be Tov ered by grand jury secrecy rules. He does no Timy the argument that the Case is politically motivated. For one thing the Hulk of Kane a feud has targeted prosecutors in the office of Philadelphia District attorney Seth Williams who like Kane is a Democrat he said. And Calls for Kane a resignation have bipartisan he noted. Wolf a Democrat called for Kane to step Down on thursday. On Friday House majority Leader Dave Reed r Indiana county echoed the sentiment a the multiple allegations of misusing the office which is directly related to the performance of her duties As Pennsylvania a chief Law enforcement officer a raise serious concerns about her ability to continue to serve the citizens of the Commonwealth and make it virtually impossible for her to function in her current Gleason said he agrees. A it would probably be More appropriate if someone else is handling the office and she focuses on the accusations against her a he said. As Long As Kane is in office there will be questions about How Well she can concentrate on her Job Gleason said. Hut the work of the attorney general does go on. On Friday the office announced the arrest of a York county District judge on sexual assault charges As Well As the arrests of two accused child predators. On thursday a half hour before the charges against Kane were announced her office unveiled a settlement in which an electric company will provide $2.4 million in refunds to customers who complained about being Over billed. Brim Ginnerty covers the Imti Shmain statehouse f or Nhes mid websites. Reach him at jfinnertyc0cnhi. Com Case from Page a1 american bar Assoria Tion new York attorney Norman Greene argued that states ought to appoint attorneys general. Most states elect their chief prosecutor. Seven states appoint them. In five of those states a Alaska Hawaii new Hampshire new Jersey and Wyoming a the appointment Falls to the governor. The Tennessee supreme court and the Maine legislature pick attorneys general for their states. Greene said elected attorneys general too often use the Job As a stepping Stone to higher office. That Means they May focus on politically popular cases to bolster their images and line their Campaign coffers. Campaign fundraising is awkward for prosecutors he added and voters Are ill informed when selecting attorneys general. Those concerns Echo the complaints that watchdogs have raised about How Pennsylvania and other states select judges. Marks group pennsylvanians for Modem courts has worked for decades to get judges off the ballot. While Marks conceded that electing the attorney general might be something to consider her groups priority will remain on judges. Quot judges Are very different from those in the other two branches including the attorney general Quot she said. John Ginnerty covers the Kim Sylvania statehouse for Canh is newspapers and websites. Reach him at Finnerty log it health from Page a1 a we Are pleased to have this Opportunity for temporary Extension of this valued local health care service and will keep our Community informed of updates in this regard a the release added. In May the noun Tyr a largest employer announced the closing of the inpatient part of its behavioural health department is Well As changes to Jameson a women care and the sleep lab. Officials said the move was a Cost saving Deci sio11 expected to save Between $600, and $700,000 annually. On july 23, James on also announced it would close its maternity care Center ending childbirth services in the county because of a Quot pending loss of phys Dan manpower. President and ceo Dong Danko attributed both closure announce merits due to a delay by the state attorney general to approve a merger Between James on and in pm the proposed merger reached last year Calls for in pm to invest $70 million to $80 million to provide continued services in Lawrence county pay off debt maintain aging facilities and recruit new phys clans. The Hospital had impede to have the Deal approved by the state attorney general this Spring but the decision has been delayed Over antitrust concerns. Danko said in May that without the approval Jameson would be forced to make More cutbacks because Quot we done to have the capital to strengthen crisis shelter of Lawrence county 724 652-9036dr. 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He plans to donate the trolley once the restoration work is completed buying or Selling either Way Check out the real estate Section in the new Castle news

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