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Cheswick, Pennsylvania
Cheswick, Pennsylvania

The Cheswick Generating Station is seen through a decrepit sign frame at the Cheswick Shopping Center.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania
New Kensington, Pennsylvania

Chelsea Stone attempts to herd her children in the house after playing with their free range chickens.

Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania
Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania

"Helping hands"

Tarentum, PA
Tarentum, PA

West Tarentum sits beneath its hills as the sun falls behind the trees.

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Cheswick, Pennsylvania
Cheswick, Pennsylvania

Cub Scout troop ... place flags in front of the veterans' headstones prior to Memorial Day. A group of local veterans used to get together every year and perform the same act of honor, but time and age has dwindled the numbers. This was the year that none showed up.

Sarver, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania

Stands fill up at Lernerville Speedway as racers take their hot laps.

Sarver, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania

The Lord's Prayer before racing begins at Lernerville Speedway.

Sarver, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania

A cameraman follows the action at Lernerville Speedway. 

Sarver, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania

Maintenance crews speed onto the track to dry the clay after a long rain.

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New Kensington, Pennsylvania
New Kensington, Pennsylvania

Pine Court summer league basketball tournament.

Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania
Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania

Wind Chime

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Leechburg, Pennsylvania
Leechburg, Pennsylvania

Karen Diebold, the mother of Police Chief Mike Diebold, is embraced by a community member during a candle light vigil at the Leechburg Volunteer Firefighters fire hall.

Tarentum, Pennsylvania
Tarentum, Pennsylvania

Love is in the mid-summer air.

Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania
Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania

A downed sycamore tree smashed a patch of headstones.

Natrona, Pennsylvania
Natrona, Pennsylvania

Mary Martinka relaxes in her pool during her lunch break. The Martinka's bought the pool after their son was killed in a car accident in 2009. Mary is in the pool at any chance she can get.

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Natrona Heights, PA
Natrona Heights, PA

Mikey Martinka's roadside memorial glows in the headlights of a passing car. Mikey was killed in a car accident on June 30, 2009 on his way back home from work with three other friends in the car. 

Natrona, Pennsylvania
Natrona, Pennsylvania

Sam Dickey, poses for a portrait after finishing up work at the Eat'n Park in town. Sam was also born on the Fourth of July

Freeport, Pennsylvania
Freeport, Pennsylvania

The Smetak family pushes a piano to their local library for donation. 

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Natrona, Pennsylvania
Natrona, Pennsylvania

A house is demolished in Natrona.

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Springdale, Pennsylvania
Springdale, Pennsylvania

A statue of a polar bear stands outside what was once a local restaurant.

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Oakmont, Pennsylvania
Oakmont, Pennsylvania

Ivy decay

Leechburg, Pennsylvania
Leechburg, Pennsylvania

Varsity football practice

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Tarentum, Pennsylvania
Tarentum, Pennsylvania

Matthew Semprerivo walks towards his car with some objects that he purchased at the Flea-Tique. 

West Deer, Pennsylvania
West Deer, Pennsylvania

Christina Hosler, and her daughter, Mary, converse with a local police officer about ways to make their community safer. There have been 118 total crimes this year in West Deer; Primarily accounts of theft and burglary. 

Springdale, Pennsylvania
Springdale, Pennsylvania

Cheswick Generating Station

New Kensington, Pennsylvania
New Kensington, Pennsylvania

Malique Richardson of Arnold, rides his bicycle to football practice at Valley High School.

Natrona, Pennsylvania
Natrona, Pennsylvania

Deer antlers lay on a table in a Natrona bar the day before Pennsylvania's opening season.

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Cheswick, Pennsylvania
New Kensington, Pennsylvania
Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania
Tarentum, PA
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Cheswick, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania
Sarver, Pennsylvania
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New Kensington, Pennsylvania
Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania
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Leechburg, Pennsylvania
Tarentum, Pennsylvania
Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania
Natrona, Pennsylvania
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Natrona Heights, PA
Natrona, Pennsylvania
Freeport, Pennsylvania
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Natrona, Pennsylvania
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Springdale, Pennsylvania
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Oakmont, Pennsylvania
Leechburg, Pennsylvania
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Tarentum, Pennsylvania
West Deer, Pennsylvania
Springdale, Pennsylvania
New Kensington, Pennsylvania
Natrona, Pennsylvania
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Cheswick, Pennsylvania

The Cheswick Generating Station is seen through a decrepit sign frame at the Cheswick Shopping Center.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania

Chelsea Stone attempts to herd her children in the house after playing with their free range chickens.

Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania

"Helping hands"

Tarentum, PA

West Tarentum sits beneath its hills as the sun falls behind the trees.

Cheswick, Pennsylvania

Cub Scout troop ... place flags in front of the veterans' headstones prior to Memorial Day. A group of local veterans used to get together every year and perform the same act of honor, but time and age has dwindled the numbers. This was the year that none showed up.

Sarver, Pennsylvania

Stands fill up at Lernerville Speedway as racers take their hot laps.

Sarver, Pennsylvania

The Lord's Prayer before racing begins at Lernerville Speedway.

Sarver, Pennsylvania

A cameraman follows the action at Lernerville Speedway. 

Sarver, Pennsylvania

Maintenance crews speed onto the track to dry the clay after a long rain.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania

Pine Court summer league basketball tournament.

Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania

Wind Chime

Leechburg, Pennsylvania

Karen Diebold, the mother of Police Chief Mike Diebold, is embraced by a community member during a candle light vigil at the Leechburg Volunteer Firefighters fire hall.

Tarentum, Pennsylvania

Love is in the mid-summer air.

Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania

A downed sycamore tree smashed a patch of headstones.

Natrona, Pennsylvania

Mary Martinka relaxes in her pool during her lunch break. The Martinka's bought the pool after their son was killed in a car accident in 2009. Mary is in the pool at any chance she can get.

Natrona Heights, PA

Mikey Martinka's roadside memorial glows in the headlights of a passing car. Mikey was killed in a car accident on June 30, 2009 on his way back home from work with three other friends in the car. 

Natrona, Pennsylvania

Sam Dickey, poses for a portrait after finishing up work at the Eat'n Park in town. Sam was also born on the Fourth of July

Freeport, Pennsylvania

The Smetak family pushes a piano to their local library for donation. 

Natrona, Pennsylvania

A house is demolished in Natrona.

Springdale, Pennsylvania

A statue of a polar bear stands outside what was once a local restaurant.

Oakmont, Pennsylvania

Ivy decay

Leechburg, Pennsylvania

Varsity football practice

Tarentum, Pennsylvania

Matthew Semprerivo walks towards his car with some objects that he purchased at the Flea-Tique. 

West Deer, Pennsylvania

Christina Hosler, and her daughter, Mary, converse with a local police officer about ways to make their community safer. There have been 118 total crimes this year in West Deer; Primarily accounts of theft and burglary. 

Springdale, Pennsylvania

Cheswick Generating Station

New Kensington, Pennsylvania

Malique Richardson of Arnold, rides his bicycle to football practice at Valley High School.

Natrona, Pennsylvania

Deer antlers lay on a table in a Natrona bar the day before Pennsylvania's opening season.

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