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2008-09-26 00:00:28

By Jennifer Reeger A visit by Ukrainian education leaders Wednesday to the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg could lead to a future exchange of students and research. The visitors came to learn about the U.S.

2008-09-05 00:00:22

By Bob Stiles Greensburg Salem officials said Wednesday that they plan to turn over more duties for the dual enrollment program to high school staff in an effort to solve a few problems that have cropped up this year.

2008-07-06 00:00:04

If you plan to attend the Westmoreland Arts and Heritage Festival at Twin Lakes Park this weekend, organizers are asking that you use a shuttle bus service. Because of large crowds, it's difficult to find parking spaces at or near the park, said Stacy Rosa, spokeswoman for the festival.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.