Marc Grandinetti Marc is a lifelong resident of Beaver County. A 2001 graduate of Center High School and 2005 graduate of Point Park University, Marc is employed by the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School and officiates high school and college football. Follow Marc on Twitter, Snapchat, and Instagram @marcgrando
  • The Daily Grind! By: Kathy Chabala, Owner In the past we have discussed ways to brew your favorite cup of java. This month I would like to talk about various ways to grind your coffee! And yes, grinding does make a difference! The first thing to note is that keeping your coffee in whole bean and grinding it […]
    0
    Comments
    August 16, 2017
  • BookFest Puts Spotlight On Local Women Writers This article is brought to you by our friends at Beaver County Auto in Chippewa. By: Val Brkich Everybody knows we’ve got a ton of talent here in Western PA, and I’m not just talking about sports. More and more this region is becoming known for its creative and cultural offerings. Beaver County BookFest (beavercountybookfest.com) is an […]
    0
    Comments
    August 14, 2017
  • Sunday Devotional: Front End Wisdom By: Pastor Tom Stein “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.” Proverbs 1:7     Alas, here are three of my least favorite intersections in Beaver County:      > Five Points in Hopewell.  Confusing and long lights.      > Shenango and Darlington roads in Chippewa.  Too many cars […]
    0
    Comments
    August 13, 2017
  • San Rocco Festa Celebrates Its 92nd Year This article is brought to you by Rochester Manor+Villa For the past 91 years, one of the longest standing cultural traditions has taken place in the city of Aliquippa. This year, that number goes to 92. The Festa di San Rocco is once again scheduled to take place August 11, 12 and 13th, at Center Township’s […]
    0
    Comments
    August 11, 2017
  • Beaver County Auto Sales Person of the Month: Jerome Simpson As part of our ongoing, year-long partnership with Beaver County Auto, we will be featuring a sales person of the month. For the month of June, the #1 sales person award goes to Jerome Simpson. We conducted a brief interview with Jerome so that you may get to know him better, and if you’re looking to purchase […]
    0
    Comments
    July 29, 2017
  • You’ve Got to be Kitten Me! ALIQUIPPA, PA – With 263 animals in its care, of which 213 are cats or kittens, the Beaver County Humane Society (BCHS) is at full capacity. In response, BCHS is announcing special discounts on cat and kitten adoption fees, starting on Saturday, July 22, 2017, in an effort to find homes for the many cats and […]
    0
    Comments
    July 26, 2017
  • Game of Thrones Season 7 Preview This article is brought to you by our friends at Beaver County Auto. “When the snows falls, and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies, but the pack survives.” – Sansa Stark The epic seventh season of Game of Thrones is only a few days away. Has there been a show, at least in recent […]
    0
    Comments
    July 13, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: Regina Fur Babies of BC is brought to you by Rochester Manor+Villa Regina is a red ear slider and is about 1 year old. Owning a turtle is a big commitment! Turtles can live up to twenty years, and need proper water filtration, lighting, heating, and diet to be healthy. Turtles are omnivorous and require floating pellets, calcium […]
    0
    Comments
    July 6, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: Gizmo Fur Babies of BC is brought to you by Rochester Manor+Villa Hi my name is Gizmo!  I am a beautiful boy that came from a hoarding situation so I can be a little bit skittish.  I am very handsome and I love to run around and play.  Once I get used to you I like to […]
    0
    Comments
    July 2, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: Piper Fur Babies of BC is brought to you by Rochester Manor+Villa. Hello! My name is Piper. I am a 4 year old spayed female. I came here as an owner surrender because my owner could no longer care for me. They said that I could not go home with any small animals and I must not […]
    0
    Comments
    July 1, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: Gracie Fur Babies of BC is brought to you by our friends at Rochester Manor+Villa. Hello my name is Gracie! I have been at the shelter since November 2016! I am a 1 year old spayed female and I am a goofy,playful young cat with a lot of love to give. I take some time to warm […]
    0
    Comments
    June 30, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: Charlotte Fur Babies of BC is brought to you by our friends at Rochester Manor+Villa. Hello my name is Charlotte! I have been at the shelter for a long time! I am not sure why I am being overlooked. My family could not keep me and now I am looking for a home where I can be […]
    0
    Comments
    June 29, 2017
  • ODBQ: Ambridge’s Best Barbecue This article is brought to you by our friends at Beaver County Auto. If you’re looking to purchase a vehicle, please visit their dealerships in Chippewa.  In my “Top 6 Restaurants You Need to Visit This Summer” I wrote a few weeks back, I listed ODBQ Barbecue in Ambridge as one of them without ever eating there. That’s […]
    0
    Comments
    June 28, 2017
  • June Devotional By: Pastor Tom Stein CONSISTENTLY INCONSISTENT “So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.” 1 Corinthians 10:31 So I am driving along the always-adventurous Brodhead Road.  It’s busy, and this road has all sorts of people doing all manner of things, so I am sticking close […]
    0
    Comments
    June 25, 2017
  • Go Chemical-Free This Summer with These Young Living Products! A few weeks back, I wrote a piece describing how our readers can become a part of the Young Living family, either by purchasing products or becoming a wholesale member by using our custom links (more to come on that at the end). Young Living isn’t just a company that produces and sells essential oils. […]
    0
    Comments
    June 23, 2017