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Seven years after his father's death in the line of duty, Joseph J. Pokorny addresses fellow cadets as they join the ranks of the Pennsylvania State Police.
Business, The Neighborhood Files
So, Patch readers: Where do YOU go either in the Cranberry area -- or Western PA to celebrate the green on March 17? If you don't see your favorite Irish pub, please be sure to add it to our map!
The reloadable plastic smart cards are intended to eliminate the need for paper passes and tickets, according to the Port Authority of Allegheny County.
Government, Public Safety
A winter storm warning remains in effect through this afternoon for much of Western PA, so keep checking with Patch for travel advisories and local conditions. Using a mobile device? Switch to our desktop version to see the live blog.
Volunteers in the News, Going Green
Friends of North Park and the North Area Environmental Council seek volunteer helpers to remove litter from the lake and throughout the park.
Yeah, yeah, we know — no black and gold in the Dome this year. So amuse yourself instead by finding good stuff to nosh on in the Cranberry area and stumping your friends between big plays.
Police & Fire
PennDOT traffic cameras show fire trucks on the scene of Wednesday night's crash. For northbound commuters, it's the second traffic-snarled rush hour in as many nights.
The Neighborhood Files
For now, signs of peace and wine distribution will follow regular procedures in the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh. Elsewhere around the country, some church leaders are mandating change to prevent flu from spreading.
News, Patch's House & Home, Holiday Guide
Is your Christmas tree losing its needles or looking a little tired? Drop it off to be turned into mulch at a county park near your home or leave it on the curb for Cranberry's collection service.
News, Holiday Guide
How should you dress for New Year's Eve? If you're planning to be outdoors that night, better bundle up and remember your boots. Same goes for New Year's Day.
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