The Cheswick Generating Station is seen through a decrepit sign frame at the Cheswick Shopping Center.
Johnnie Stone, 4, points a toy rifle towards the neighbor's house as Lily Stone, 2, squeezes her kitten of 3 weeks.
West Tarentum sits beneath its hills as the sun falls behind the trees.
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.
Stands fill up at Lernerville Speedway as racers take their hot laps.
The Lord's Prayer before racing begins at Lernerville Speedway.
A cameraman follows the action at Lernerville Speedway.
Maintenance crews speed onto the track to dry the clay after a long rain.
Pine Court summer league basketball tournament.
Love is in the mid-summer air.
A downed sycamore tree smashed a patch of headstones.
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.
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.
The Smetak family pushes a piano to their local library for donation.
A house is demolished in Natrona.
A statue of a polar bear stands outside what was once a local restaurant.
Matthew Semprerivo walks towards his car with some objects that he purchased at the Flea-Tique.
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.
Cheswick Generating Station
Malique Richardson of Arnold, rides his bicycle to football practice at Valley High School.