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Top Stories December 2023

Johnstown gets inaugural state DCED award for ‘Municipal Excellence’ | News | tribdem.com Cambria County summit highlights fiscal snapshot, trails, entertainment and education | News | tribdem.com Vision Together 2025 looks back at work done, looks forward to new projects | News | tribdem.com Cambria County commissioners adopt new budget, avoid tax hike | News [...]

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Top Story – March 2023

Visit Johnstown Promotes Rebranding Initiative to Draw People to Our Area (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) Visit Johnstown, city officials promote ongoing rebranding efforts | News | tribdem.com New Summit to Promote Aviation Education (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) New summit during Showcase to promote aviation education in Johnstown region | News | tribdem.com IMAX is Coming to Johnstown [...]

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Top Story – January & February 2023

Revitalization Continues in Downtown Johnstown (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/local_news/vision-2023-part-of-the-revitalization-downtown- johnstown-development-continues-with-ups-some-downs/article_0f6f2654-b15c-11ed-8041-6fec888048cf.html Johnstown Industry Sees Opportunities for Growth (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) WATCH VIDEO | Vision 2023 | Johnstown's heavy industry sees opportunities for growth | News | tribdem.com Rails and Runways on the Rise in Johnstown  (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) Vision 2023 | Region's rails, runways on the [...]

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Top Story – December 2022

Aviation Park Planned for Johnstown (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/aviation-business-park-planned-for-johnstown-airport/article_5770a6a2-774c-11ed-b1fd-4fcbb349b1f6.html 24 New Leases at the Galleria Mall (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) Galleria's new owner reports 24 new leases since purchasing the mall in August | News | tribdem.com County Approves Budget with Tax Cut (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) Cambria County commissioners approve budget with tax cut | News [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:26:49-05:00December 3rd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Top Story – December 2022

Johnstown Receives U.S. DOT RAISE 2021 Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 19, 2021 The City of Johnstown has been awarded a $24,448,164 U.S. Department of Transportation “Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity” (RAISE) grant to complete the “Iron-to-Arts Corridor Project.” The project’s focus is to restore Johnstown’s transit hubs and connect the community for downtown revitalization and heritage tourism. Mayor Frank Janakovic [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:30:14-05:00November 3rd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Johnstown Receives U.S. DOT RAISE 2021 Grant

Top Stories – November 2022

US Army Awards $1.4 Billion Contract to Kongsberg (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) Kongsberg lands big Army contract for weapons systems, secures work in Johnstown | News | tribdem.com JWF’s Bill Polacek Honored with Smart 50 Award by Smart Business Magazine (Somerset Daily American) https://www.dailyamerican.com/story/business/2015/12/09/polacek-receives-smart-50-award/116314102/ Johnstown Receives $2 million for Main Street Project and More (Johnstown Tribune [...]

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Top Stories October 2022

Community Foundation Receives $14.5 million Gift to Support Early Childhood Education (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/cfa-gets-historic-14-5m-gift-to-support-early-childhood-education-other-critical-need/article_f329b4b0-4bca-11ed-92cc-87cc4d4d8396.html CTC Earns $1.9 Million to Study Extraction of Rare Earth Elements (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/watch-video-ctc-wins-1-9m-to-study-extracting-key-elements-from-pa-s-coal/article_d1159980-4b24-11ed-aecd-5f55a9454df0.html New Owner Optimistic About the Future of the Galleria Mall (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/local_news/gallerias-new-owner-says-malls-not-dead-vows-hard-work-to-reverse-years-of-decline/article_f9d0d014-45e9-11ed-8787-1ba2bb95882d.html $47 Million Coming to the Region for Projects Including Aviation Mechanics [...]

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Top Stories September 2022

CTC Celebrates 35 years (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) 'Incredible journey' for CTC: Johnstown-based company evolves to find solutions for military, national security | News | tribdem.com Cambria County Part of an 11-county Coalition to Receive $62.7 million to Spur Development in Robotics (Johnstown Tribune Democrat)  https://www.tribdem.com/news/cambria-county-coalition-win-62-7m-for-high-tech-economic-development/article_02b5f2fc-2af8-11ed-a43e-4fc8b4ab41fb.html Saint Francis Unveils $828k Improvement Project (Johnstown Tribune Democrat)  https://www.tribdem.com/news/local_news/see-the-investment-st-francis-loretto-borough-unveil-828k-improvement-project/article_278df05e-2af1-11ed-823b-037ec96b0f5f.html [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:24:30-05:00September 3rd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Top Stories September 2022

Local Nonprofits to Hold Mardi Gras Gala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 4, 2022 The State Theater, Gallery on Gazebo and Vision Together 2025 will be hosting a Mardi Gras Gala at The Mirage Banquet Hall on February 26, 2022. The evening will commence with a cash bar and appetizers served at 5 p.m. followed by a dinner buffet at 6 p.m. Band of [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:46:24-05:00March 3rd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Local Nonprofits to Hold Mardi Gras Gala

Local Organizations Partnering to Develop Early Childhood Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 11, 2022 Vision Together 2025 is working with several partner organizations to develop an Early Childhood Initiative (ECI) with a mission of improving the educational, health, and social needs of our youngest, most vulnerable residents (birth to age 8). The collaborating partners include the 1889 Foundation, 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health, [...]

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