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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, [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:32:05-05:00March 3rd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Local Organizations Partnering to Develop Early Childhood Initiative

Vision Together 2025 Receives Donation to Welcome Ukrainian Refugees and Other Immigrants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 10, 2022 Vision Together 2025 has received a $100,000 grant from a private donor at the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies to build capacity to welcome Ukrainian immigrants to the Johnstown area. Vision will use the funding to create and execute a resettlement plan that will welcome newcomers to greater Johnstown. Moved [...]

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Top Stories February 2022

Cambria County Bond Rating Upgraded (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/s-p-upgrades-cambria-countys-bond-rating-to-a/article_b3db6486-90e8-11ec-bea8-e7302b96e2c6.html Influx of Dollars to Bolster Downtown Johnstown (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/vision-2022-heart-of-your-community-influx-of-dollars-to-bolster-johnstowns-main-street-beautification/article_48a786e8-85f0-11ec-8a5b-d7023cb30c46.html Esports Tournament Coming to Johnstown will bring visitors and Millions of Dollars (WJAC-TV) https://wjactv.com/news/local/esports-tournament-tec-convention-coming-to-johnstown-in-july Expanding Passenger Rail Service in the Works (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/vision-2022-expanded-passenger-rail-service-in-works-supporters-point-to-momentum-funding/article_f59a577e-856c-11ec-8ea3-6772add1117c.html New Boutique Opens in Downtown Johnstown (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/vision-2022-moving-forward-together-elevate-opens-as-plans-for-more-activity-downtown-lift-off/article_f9194fd6-9336-11ec-8b8a-d3110cf85c74.html New Learning Center in Donwtown Johnstown (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/part-of-what-johnstown-is-about-new-iu8-learning-center-downtown-aims-to-connect-kids/article_d298ea56-904d-11ec-b339-87e5f95cc0af.html Johnstown is [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:15:51-05:00February 3rd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Top Stories February 2022

Top Stories December 21 & January 22

Touropia Names Johnstown # 2 on List of Best Small Towns In Pennsylvania (Touropia.com) https://www.touropia.com/small-towns-in-pennsylvania/?fbclid=IwAR3ElsLy8_56d7I5f5-dW3TppqcsA0dD2b5bUYifHLUCjewi4Ltg-fFOHzQ Local Defense Company Awarded $69-million Contract with US Army (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/defense-company-awarded-69m-contract/article_53e991cc-3cd5-11ec-9a1e-3f162fe2f329.html Johnstown Selects New City manager (WJAC-TV) https://wjactv.com/news/local/johnstown-council-selects-cambria-planning-commission-director-as-next-city-manager New City Manager Sees Momentum (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/imhoff-sees-momentum-in-johnstown-as-he-starts-city-manager-job/article_7056eae2-7fe9-11ec-88a0-9be3714416bd.html Vision Together Working Together to Move Johnstown in a Positive Direction (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/mike-tedesco-working-together-to-move-johnstown-in-a-positive-direction/article_51556310-7ec9-11ec-83ca-6ffb7b5615f1.html Sheetz and Penn Highlands team up [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:16:22-05:00January 3rd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Top Stories December 21 & January 22

Clara Barton’s 200th Birthday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 20, 2021 Those leading restoration of the Clara Barton House in Johnstown are celebrating recent progress with a birthday party in honor of the historic figure’s 200th birthday. Recently completed renovations include a new roof, gutters and window repairs on the 145-year-old building which served as headquarters for Clara Barton in the days [...]

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Top Stories November 2021

  Johnstown $24-million is State’s Largest grant (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/johnstowns-24m-transportation-grant-is-states-biggest-winner/article_c6ef741e-495c-11ec-a5f7-4b68b224c951.html How Grant Will Impact Corridor Upgrades (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/photo-gallery-officials-citys-24m-award-is-linchpin-for-corridor-upgrades/article_0bd0b284-4983-11ec-b059-c721f26d2dcf.html Transportation Dollars Boost Region (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/editorial-transportation-dollars-boost-to-entire-region/article_c37be70e-4948-11ec-a704-f76fafc5b595.html Senator Casey in Town to Discuss $24-million Grant (WJAC-TV) https://wjactv.com/newsletter-daily/senator-bob-casey-visits-johnstown-to-speak-on-24-million-grant Johnstown Gets $24 Million Dollar Grant (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/johnstown-gets-24m-for-transportation-projects-inclined-plane-train-station-camtran-facility-in-line-for/article_c61535b2-4720-11ec-a2ed-930583f004af.html Vision’s Haley Thomas on Helping Young People Choose Johnstown (Johnstown Tribune [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:23:00-05:00November 3rd, 2021|News|Comments Off on Top Stories November 2021

Top Stories September & October 2021

Growth at Johnstown Airport (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) New manager of Johnstown airport expects more growth; passenger count ticks up again | News | tribdem.com Vision 2025 CEO – Why you Should Move to Johnstown (Johnstown Tribune Democrat)  https://www.tribdem.com/news/mike-tedesco-why-move-to-johnstown/article_6cb490f8-172d-11ec-9deb-afa16f5f1d53.html New Mural Depicts Johnstown Past, Present and Future (Johnstown Tribune Democrat)  https://www.tribdem.com/news/awesome-ideas-students-mural-depicts-johnstowns-past-present-future/article_72115840-35e3-11ec-bb90-577ff0200549.html Music Fest Draws Large Crowd (WJAC-TV) https://wjactv.com/news/local/return-of-flood-city-music-fest-draws-huge-crowds-to-downtown-johnstown National Blacksmithing Event Draws [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:25:30-05:00September 3rd, 2021|News|Comments Off on Top Stories September & October 2021

Top Stories August 2021

Area Housing Market is Hot (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) City housing market hot: Homes in all price ranges trigger ‘competitive bidding’ | Local News | tribdem.com See the Full Rankings for WSJ/Realtor.com’s Emerging Housing Markets Index – WSJ Community Foundation for the Alleghenies Marks Milestone of 1-million dollars in Assets (Johnstown Tribune Democrat) https://www.tribdem.com/news/local_news/watch-video-community-foundation-for-the-alleghenies-marks-100-million-in-assets-announces-1-million/article_5e615fe8-faba-11eb-8e24-2387c466d538.html Remote Workers Welcomed to the Region (Johnstown [...]

By |2024-01-03T15:16:14-05:00August 3rd, 2021|News|Comments Off on Top Stories August 2021