Top Story Johnstown – October 2023

Local leaders announce plans to create UPJ branch center in downtown Johnstown | WJAC (

‘Catalyst to the future’: Stakeholders celebrate completion of Greater Johnstown Career & Technology Center renovations | News |

PODCAST | Evolving Enterprise | Johnstown’s bridge to Danish tech companies built by local business owner from Denmark | News |

Casey announces economic growth initiative for Pa. energy communities – Central Penn Business Journal (

State hiking festival to show off Johnstown area’s trails | Entertainment |

‘Transformative’ project: Officials working to complete State Theater transfer, add IMAX technology | News |

Architectural walking tour shows off downtown Johnstown development | Local News |

JWF Industries: Global manufacturer of metal products | News |

New robot to help Penn Highlands students learn | News |

Chipotle planning Somerset-area location; construction of Richland Township restaurant near completion | Local News |

Locally based security company shows off latest in tech, security software | WJAC (

Johnstown train station featured in national retailer’s advertisement | Local News |

PHOTO GALLERY | Former Bethlehem, U.S. Steel employees tour JWF Industries, reminisce | Latest National News |

PHOTO GALLERY | ‘Kids are so excited’: Halloween Parade, fun run draw ‘large crowd’ to downtown Johnstown | News |

Four inducted into Cambria County Military Hall of Fame | Local News |

Downtown Johnstown business pioneer retires after 25 years, sells Celestial Brides & Prom to younger generation | News |

‘It was a good day’: Greater Johnstown band takes state championship title | News |

JAHA’s Halloween Hullabaloo to shine spotlight on Cambria City businesses | Entertainment |

PHOTO GALLERY | ‘Survivor’ hopefuls from around U.S. audition at Richland Township furniture store | News |

Johnstown Zombie Crawl to invade downtown | Entertainment |

Wheelchair cleaning, repair clinic to be held at Frank J. Pasquerilla Conference Center | News |

Veteran Community Initiatives holds symposium, touts benefits of Cambria County Veterans Court | Local News |

Cambria County judge hopefuls talk experience at Chamber forum | News |

Artsy Halloween party to feature tricks and treats | News |

Boy Scouts to honor Community Foundation for the Alleghenies chief Mike Kane at Mangle dinner | News |

Fall activities offered in Central Park with scarecrows, animated display, trunk-or-treat | Entertainment |

‘Together as one’: Unity, revival in the air at ‘Johnstown Sings’ church choir event | News |

WATCH VIDEO | Collaborative research: Pitt-Johnstown, Chan Soon-Shiong institute study nexus of breast cancer, COVID-19 | News |

Breast Cancer Awareness | ‘Next-generation’ approach: Soon-Shiong embraces Windber’s mission, draws parallels to global T-cell treatment push | News |

‘Unique event’: Ditko Con brings Spider-Man fans to city | News |

‘Huge crowd,’ weather bolster vendor sales at 32nd PotatoFest in Ebensburg | News |

Ring legend Ray ‘Boom Boom’ Mancini sees Big Dawg Built, Kastle Boxing as foundation for youth in Johnstown | Sports |

Ebensburg’s Halloween parade, trick-or-treat boasts ‘small-town atmosphere,’ ‘tradition’ | News |

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Top Story Johnstown – September 2023

Officials: PennDOT, Norfolk Southern finalize deal for 2nd daily Johnstown passenger train | News |

Kongsberg receives $94 million Army contract | News |

Local leaders celebrate REACHland sidewalk project | News |

Federal dollars received to plant trees in Johnstown region | News |

UPJ jumps to 12th on U.S. News and World Report list; St. Francis also scores high | News |

Johnstown airport leaders endorse SkyWest jet service extension | News |

Conemaugh hospital chief: ‘We’re rebuilding’ | News |

‘Another piece of the puzzle’: Bottle Works breaks ground for pavilion, outdoor classroom | News |

‘Ditko’ play returning to comic artist’s hometown with original cast | News |

Laurel View residents get new opportunity to explore outdoors with Cycling Without Age program | News |

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Kip Moore world tour coming to 1st Summit Arena | Entertainment |

Penn Highlands graduates school’s first police academy class | News |

Sold-out show kicks off Fashion Week in Johnstown | News |

Tomahawks announce new initiative with local businesses | WJAC (

Rutter’s closes deal to build new store in Richland Township | WJAC (

New playground, learning space unveiled at Greater Johnstown Middle School | News |

Cambria City packed on 1st day of ‘wonderful’ Ethnic Festival | News |

PHOTO GALLERY | Comic book artists draw on Spider-Man creator Ditko for inspiration on collaboration | News |

Johnstown Fashion Week to bring styles, events to area | Entertainment |

Slavic Festival will feature authentic entertainment, food and crafts | Entertainment |

Asking Alexandria, The HU to perform at 1st Summit Arena | Entertainment |

Baconfest to celebrate all things bacon | Entertainment |

Indiana University of Pennsylvania celebrates enrollment growth | News |

‘New and fresh ideas’ at New Germany’s arts and crafts festival | News |

Johnstown Fashion Week continues through Saturday | Entertainment |

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