July 2017


Pittsburgh Pirates' Jordy Mercer (10) is greeted by Gregory Polanco (25) after driving him in with a two-run home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Sunday, July 2, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP)

Belt leads Giants over Pirates 5-3

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The San Francisco Giants’ recent run of success hasn’t surprised Brandon Belt. Belt also wasn’t surprised when he helped continue that success…



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Recent Deaths 7/3/17

Fay Ann Himes Billock, 61, of Brockport, died June 30, 2017. Raymond L. McElhattan Sr., 94, of Punxsutawney, died July 1, 2017. Richard L. Vogan, 83,…



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Woman faces 748 theft counts

By SAXON DAUGHERTY Staff Writer An Oil City woman is facing 748 counts of identify theft-related charges for allegedly stealing nearly $40,000 while working as…












San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford, top, completes a throw to first after forcing out Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen (22) at second on a ground ball by Josh Bell in the third inning of a baseball game, Friday, June 30, 2017, in Pittsburgh.  (AP)

Giants beat Pirates 13-5

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Coming into Friday night’s game, the San Francisco Giants had scored 311 runs in the 2017 season, the fourth-lowest total in the…


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Recent Deaths 7/1/17

Betty Lou Andrews, 95, of Hadley, formerly of Reno, died Friday, June 30, 2017. Joseph E. Klingler Sr., 97, of Greenville, formerly of Seneca, died Friday,…