HEY BEAVER COUNTY BOOK LOVERS…ARE YOU UP FOR THE 52-BOOK READING CHALLENGE? BEAVER COUNTY RADIO NEWS CORRESPONDENT SANDY GIORDANO HAS DETAILS. Click on ‘play’ to hear Sandy’s report…
An Ambridge water main break is still giving repair crews difficulty, so borough residents are spending another day unable to drink the water. Crews say the break is on one of the oldest lines in Ambridge about 50-feet down a ravine. Repair teams have been working on the break since Sunday morning.
On the first day of spring, Beaver and Lawrence Counties are under a winter weather advisory. The advisory is from 8:00 this evening until 8:00 tomorrow night. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh says there is a possibility of three to nine inches of snow and a chance for slippery road conditions for the morning commute tomorrow. They are also warning drivers to be aware for reduced visibilities at times.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR TUESDAY, MARCH 20TH, 2018
* WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY… TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 9 INCHES EXPECTED. PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS, INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE ON WEDNESDAY. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. *
TODAY – PERIODS OF SNOW. SOME SLEET MAY MIX IN.
TEMPS NEARLY STEADY IN THE MID-30‘S.
1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED.
TONIGHT – CLOUDY WITH MORE SNOW SHOWERS THIS
EVENING…AND STEADY SNOW LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATING AN
ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES. LOW – 29.
WEDNESDAY – SNOW DURING THE MORNING WILL TAPER
OFF AND GIVE WAY TO CLOUDY SKIES
DURING THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
ACCUMULATING AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3
INCHES. HIGH – 38.
Tune in to Beaver County’s only live on the air radio auction this and every Tuesday from 1:45 to 2:00 P.M. Call 724-843-1888 or 724-774-1888 to join the show and bid on merchandise and certificates from local Beaver County, PA and surrounding area businesses.
For March 20, 2018 the following items will be sold live on WBVP and WMBA:
- A $20.00 gift certificate to Crave Mexican Grill on 3rd Street in Beaver. Bidding starts at $10.00.
- A $25.00 gift certificate to Applebee’s. Bidding starts at $13.00.
- A $25.00 gift card to Edible Arrangements located on 3rd Street in Beaver. Bidding starts at $13.00.
- A $25.00 gift certificate to Wooley Bully’s on Allegheny Street in New Brighton. Bidding starts at $13.00.
Winning bidders will be announced on the air and then are instructed to call WBVP and WMBA offices at 724-846-4100 following the program to confirm their bids. Items can be paid for and picked up at WBVP-WMBA, 1316 7th Avenue in Beaver Falls, PA 15010 between 8:30 A.M. and 5 P.M. weekdays.
There’s new details in the Ambridge water main break situation…and it’s not good news for the citizens. Beaver County Radio’s Matt Drzik has an update:
(Image used with permission from The Ambridge Water Authority.)
Rescue crews say they had to rappel about 50-feet down a Beaver Falls cliff to rescue a man who had fallen Sunday. Crews say the man fell near 21st Street and Fifth Avenue before 9 a.m. Sunday. Rescue crews say the man was injured and may have been suffering from hypothermia. There’s no word on his condition or what led to his fall.
THE HOPEWELL VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT LADIES AUXILARY FUNDRAISER IS SET TO TAKE PLACE THIS WEEKEND. BEAVER COUNTY RADIO NEWS CORRESPONDENT SANDY GIORDANO HAS A PREVIEW. Click on ‘play’ to hear Sandy’s report…
RESIDENTS IN AMBRIDGE ARE STILL WITHOUT WATER. BEAVER COUNTY RADIO NEWS CORRESPONDENT SANDY GIORDANO HAS AN UPDATE ON A MAJOR WATER MAIN BREAK IN THE AREA. Click on ‘play’ to hear Sandy’s report…
THE HOUSE OF PRAYER LUTHERAN CHURCH IN ALIQUIPPA IS REACHING OUT TO HELP THE NEEDY. BEAVER COUNTY RADIO NEWS CORRESPONDENT SANDY GIORDANO HAS MORE. Click on ‘play’ to hear Sandy’s report…
A water line break in Ambridge is causing some major problems for the borough’s residents. Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano has the latest…