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Posted on: November 9, 2021

CYS' Annual Stuff-a-Sleigh Under Way

Stuff a Sleigh CYS 2021

Children & Youth Services will accept new, unwrapped gifts for children through Dec. 20.

Stuff a Sleigh CYS 2021

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Posted on: December 2, 2021

Fayette County Teen Named Toys for Tots Youth Ambassador

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Frazier High School senior Leah Hutchinson is one of only 10 Toys for Tots Youth Ambassadors nationwide.

Uniontown, PA - A Fayette County teen has been named a Youth Ambassador for the Toys for Tots Program. 

 

Leah Hutchinson, 17, a senior at Frazier High School in Perryopolis, earned the distinction after volunteering with...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Community Organizations Hosting 'Christmas in the Square'

Xmas in the square

Activities run 4 to 8 p.m. every Saturday from Nov. 27 to Dec. 18.

Fayette County community businesses, churches and countless other volunteers have come together to provide family-friendly holiday fun every Saturday leading up to Christmas. Families are welcome to visit with Santa, enjoy free holiday crafts, food, music...

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center Holiday Hours

Recycling Holiday Hours

The center will operate on modified holiday hours through December.

Beginning Monday, Dec. 6, the Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center will operate on modified holiday hours for the remainder of December. 

Reminder: There are NO Saturday hours this month, but the center is open on two Tuesdays - Dec. 7 and ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center Marks Milestones

Recycling Center Paving

In its first six months, the facility has kept more than 1 million pounds of recyclables out of local landfills.

Uniontown, PA - In its first six months of operation, the Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center collected more than 1 million pounds (500 tons) of recyclables. 

 

Fayette County Recycling Coordinator/Stormwater Mana...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Thanksgiving Generosity Leads to 'Faces & Places' Distinction

Faces and Places November

The Fayette County Community Action Agency Food Bank and other local organizations were recognized for their efforts.

Uniontown, PA – It’s that time once again when Americans sit down with family members, friends and loved ones to share a meal and express their gratitude for all of the good things in their lives. 

 

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

Fayette County Veteran 'Knighted' By France For WWII Service

Bill Rostich Award

97-year-old William Rostich of Footedale had a lot to celebrate this Veterans Day.

Uniontown, PA - William Rostich of Footedale was recently awarded France’s highest military and civilian order of merit for his service during World War II, an honor he will cherish this Veterans Day. 

 

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

Fayette Chamber of Commerce Receives State Honor

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The Fayette Chamber of Commerce has been named the 2021 Pennsylvania Association of Chamber Professionals (PACP) Chamber of the Year.

Uniontown, PA – The Fayette Chamber of Commerce has been named the 2021 Pennsylvania Association of Chamber Professionals (PACP) Chamber of the Year. 

 

They received the prestigious award, which honors chambers with les...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

New Fayette County Prison Construction Making Strides

Retaining Wall 56

The project is slated for completion by March 2023.

Uniontown, PA - The first progress report about construction of the ongoing Fayette County Prison Project has been released. 

 

Project Construction Managers Site LogIQ of Oakmont recently provided county officials with t...

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