New Castle News Weekend in New-Castle, Pennsylvania
7 Mar 1998

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7 Mar 1998

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New Castle News Weekend (Newspaper) - March 7, 1998, New Castle, Pennsylvania Sports frantic finishes Ell Wood City boys win by two Points Mohawk girls lose by same margin in Pisa playoff openers see pages 15, 17 saturday a sunday new Castle a March 7-8,1998 118th year no. 153 copyright 1998 new Castle news new Castle news inside. Classified.21-28 comics to .f-5 crossword.27 daily record.5 entertainment.13 horoscopes.25 living.9-12 money.8 obituaries.5 sports.15-20 former Lakewood Beach owner recalls recreation areas heyday 2. Echoes last a one woman in Union township can still see the results of september s Zambelli fireworks explosion by Debbie we cheer Bonnie new Castle news George Zambelli owner of Zambelli internationale fireworks co., has paid More than $50,000 to help people repair damages from a sept. 18 blast that destroyed his fireworks storage building according to his attorney. A Zambelli was damaged More by this arson than anybody a attorney David Acker said yesterday. A the was just being a Good citizen. He a the victim of the it was 9 50 . On sept. 18 that a powerful explosion rocked most of Lawrence county and surrounding areas. The Zambelli fireworks storage Magazine located off English Avenue in Union township blew up causing major damage to several Homes in the immediate neighbourhood and cracking Walls and shattering windows As far As four or five Mues away in Neshan Nock and Union townships. Callas Plaza in Neshannock Matthew s. High news English Avenue resident Wilma Boyles is still wondering who will pay for repairs to her blast damaged Home. Township and Westgate Plaza suffered the Brunt with More than 60 percent of storefront windows shattered. The fireworks remaining at the Zambelli storage site were removed and taken to the company a manufacturing Plant on Nashua Road. Wilma Boyles of English Avenue whose property abuts the former fireworks storage facility heard and Felt a blast so loud that night she thought her Home exploded. Plaster crumbled from the ceilings windows broke Ceramic tile fell from the bathroom ceiling and her bedroom ceiling caved in. Parts of the roof were Tom off the cellar door was blown from its hinges and the siding on the Back Wall of the garage bowed. Since that night the Boylesen please see echoes Page 7inside investigators still can to determine who caused the blast at the Zambelli Bunker. See Page 8 no Day in the Sun couple thrills to one of the darkest Days of their lives by Judy Hruska news correspondent the solar eclipse Over Aruba As captured by 35mm camera of Ken Tucker. When Ken and Carol Tucker tried to plan a romantic Valentines Day cruise to Aruba they were disappointed to find the ship was already booked to capacity. Little did the it. Jackson couple know that had they taken the trip they would have missed the experience of a lifetime. Instead they travelled aboard the carnival cruise ship fascination. It left san Juan puerto Rico on feb. 21 and headed to Aruba an Island in the Caribbean off the coast of Venezuela. That excursion included one of the Best possible views of the total solar eclipse on feb. 26. A it was probably the wildest experience in be Ever had in my life a said Tucker 62, adding he Hopes to be Able to see another total eclipse in his lifetime. According to a Nasa reference publication Aruba was one of the prime viewing Sites for the event. The Moon began to slide in front of the Island inhabitants View of the Sun at 12 35 . At 2 11 ., the Moon completely covered the Sun and continued to do so for the next 3 minutes and 34 seconds. The episode concluded at 3 36 . On the Island of Aruba the Day was treated like a Holiday. Eclipse souvenirs were being sold everywhere but All businesses shut Down for the afternoon so employees were free to experience the phenomenon said Tucker who Sells pharmaceuticals for Wyeth ayerst laboratories. The eclipse began right after the tuckers had finished lunching in a restaurant. A we walked across the Street to a hotel and a Man cutting the grass turned off his Mower and said that the eclipse had already started. I said i did no to think it had and got out my filter and looked at the Sun. Sure please see Sun Page 13 Megan a Law will get test in state a a Lawrence county victim is among those interested in hearing what the Pennsylvania supreme court thinks Harrisburg apr after undergoing a hellish sexual assault for six hours in a Cornfield Robin Binger at least got the Comfort of knowing her attacker was labelled a violent sexual offender under Megan a Law. A if it were not for Megan a Law in a afraid he would try to come and find me after his release. It makes me feel better that ill Quot think know where he is a said Binger defendants 27, of Lawrence county Hove More David Brian a Eldridge now a gilts cum serving a 24 /2 they need year sentence will be required at this to Register his. M address with Poult. Authorities after he is released mane from prison. unlike vie wwu8nv Tims defense lawyers find Little Comfort about the Law named after a Young murder victim in new Jersey. The say it unconstitutionally stacked the deck against people like Eldridge by automatically Labelling them dangerous forcing them to prove prosecutors wrong. Under usual circumstances the state Constitution requires prosecutors to prove guilt not defendants to prove innocence. The Law labels anyone convicted of certain sex crimes a predator. A judge makes a final determination after hearing a recommendation from two members of a special assessment Board comprising psychiatrists psychologists and criminal experts appointed by the governor. Pennsylvania courts Are in turmoil Over the Issue. The state supreme court will consider it for the first time in Pittsburgh on March 12, when justices will hear Oral arguments on two cases from Erie county both focusing on the please see Megan Page 13 today a obituaries weekend weather meet Lori a. Lucarelli Arthur l. Gates 77, 107 e. Lincoln ave. Lena Mcconnell Jenkins 74, 303 Englewood ave. Mary Koosh 82, Edinburg Pauline m. Platt 82, 2512 new Butler Road see Page 5 lbs Veteran Dies Sarasota Fla. Apr William Workman who helped create lbs tvs venerable current events program a face the nation a died thursday after years of battling Parkinson a disease. He was 77. The week ahead rain monday. High 45 to 50, Low 35 to 40. Snow showers tuesday. High in 30s, Low in 20s. Partly sunny wednesday. High in 20s, Low 10 to 15. Occupation English teacher Lincoln High school in Elwood City co sponsor of drama club that will present �?o13 past Midnight at 8 . Today Community service Lector at purification of the blessed Virgin Mary Church birthrate july 21,1965 Hometown Ellwood City first childhood memory going with my grandmother Lena Lucarelli to help Dean the Elwood City pubic Library. Id read while she worked and then teach her to read. She already knew How to read but i did no to know that at age 3 last Book i read a Snow in Augusta by Pete Hamill. Its about an Irish Catholic boy growing up in Brooklyn immediately following world War ii and his relationship with a rabbi who lives in his neighbourhood people May be surprised to know that i write children a stories to help me unwind three words that describe me Best dedicated unorganized Eclectic Best advice 1 Ever heard you can never be successful if you blame others for your failure saturday High 45 to 55 Low 25 to 35 sunday High 45 to 55 Low 35 to 45

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