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Chicken Bar B Que To Benefit Annual Community Day – THIS Saturday

by Jack Mariano Saturdays are hectic by nature…..why stop to cook dinner?  Enjoy a delicious Chicken bar B Que Dinner for ten bucks. This Saturday, May 20th at Parkesburg’s Minch Park from 11 a.m. Proceeds from


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Parkesburg Area Business Association bestows awards At Annual Banquet..

 By Jack Mariano P.A.B.A. recently held a “scaled down” version of their annual awards banquet for the year 2016, at the Coatesville Marriott Hotel.  Gone was the “glitz” and dancing and a more serious gathering included


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Parkesburg Borough Council To See Fresh Faces – Primary Election ’17

By Jack Mariano It looks as though there will be some fresh faces at future Borough Council meetings.  Newcomers Tony Rife and Todd Brade should bring a new perspective and possibly some changes to the Borough


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2016 ~~The Way We Were (In Parkesburg)

By Jack Mariano The year had hardly begun when employees of Quad Graphics (formerly Diversified Printing Corporation) were notified by management of the closing of the Atglen,PA plant after forty six years of doing business on


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Main Street Renaissance Revisted

by Jack Mariano One of Parkesburg’s newest businesses opened up last week at 321 Main Street — Parkesburg Computer And Mobile Device Shoppe is owned by Mike McWhirter who is prepared to service your Apple*Mac*IOS*Android*Windows* Services


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Holiday Happenings Around Parkesburg

By Jack Mariano Updated Weekly until Christmas   “At A Glance” Calendar   Detailed information may be found on Mel Keen’s Facebook link in PARKESBURG LOCALS thread.  Community Christmas Tree KVFD Fire and EMS Station – 329


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MAKE A DIFFERENCE !

UPDATE: In case of inclement weather the Make A Difference Day event will he held as scheduled but will be held inside The Parkesburg Point facility. By Jack Mariano Are you making a difference in your


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Community Day 2016 is behind us and despite the weather, it was a success. We experienced a record-setting heat index and temperatures soared to close to 100 degrees. Despite the heat we endured and I am


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Pair of Counselors and Pillars of Parkesburg Community Move Practices into Borough

Jill Miller and Tina O’Connor – a pair of licensed professional counselors and pillars of the Parkesburg community who run separate businesses but share the same office space – have found a new home for their


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BY JACK MARIANO Ominous skies could not dampen the attendance of Sunday’s Memorial Parade held in Parkesburg which included one of the largest crowds ever.  Some estimates placed that gathering approaching one thousand who participated and


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