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AN EVENT!

If you wish to sponsor an event @ SImeral Square, complete this form & mail to dwninc@comcast.net.

 

Take a Historic Walking Tour of West Newton's Downtown!

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Take a Historic Walking Tour of West Newton Cemetery!

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Sign up to be a Simeral Square vendor by calling (724) 872-0100 or email to dwninc@comcast.net.

 



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The High Ryder Band to perform at Simeral Square on
Saturday, August 23 at 6 pm

Join us at Simeral Square on Saturday, August 23 at 6 pm for The High Ryder Band. High Ryder performs solid Country Music covering a wide variety of favorite classic hits and the band’s original songs. The seasoned quartet is from Dawson, Pa. and has played with some of the Western PA legendary bands.

Roy Hess has played in many local bands and has appeared on several Jamborees. Roy plays lead guitar, bass, fiddle, lead and background vocals. Roy is also an accomplished songwriter having written the High Ryder originals “Railroad Town” and “Austin City Blues” among others. Roy is the heart and soul of High Ryder.

Andy Hresko Jr., bass and vocals, is from Mount Pleasant, Pa. He is a well-known Country musician with over 30 years of experience on stage. He has played with many Nashville singers and musicians. Andy is the son of Country singer Anna Jane Allen, and grew up playing music and singing in the family band.
 
Andrew Hresko III, drummer and son of Andy, studied with his grandfather and Mario Mosti of Jeannette. Andy continues to play drums and accordion with his grandmother’s band, The Anna Jane Band, plays in his church praise band and is a college student in Business Management.
 
Vernon “Bup” Everhart is a veteran of the music scene in southwestern PA. He is a founding member of the Fabulous Falcons and has played in numerous bands over the years. Known for his expertise on the Fender Telecaster guitar, he has earned the nickname of “Mr. Telecaster.” He is also an Air Force veteran, an accomplished bass player and an exceptional vocalist.
 
With a new line-up of songs, three-part harmony and vast song lists, the band guarantees that you will never hear the same show twice. You can pick up their latest cds, "Between The Tracks" and "Tunnel Music” and find about more at www.thehighryderband.com or call Roy at (724) 529-7298. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the show!

The event is sponsored by Arc Weld Inc. and the W.N. Public Library. If you want to become an event sponsot, call (724) 872-0100 or email to dwninc@comcast.net.

Simeral Square is located on Main Street at the bridge in downtown West Newton. Farmers’ Markets are held from 10 am until 2 pm every Saturday, and Arts in the Park evening entertainment starts at 6 pm until September. Next week, join us for a special back-to-school return of Wild World of Animals on Aug. 30 at 6 pm.

2014 Simeral Square Schedule of Events

Aug 16 10 am-2 pm

Farmers' Market, Food, Kids Activities, Raffles and more!
Aug 23

10 am-2 pm

6-8 pm

Farmers' Market, Food, Kids Activities, Raffles and more!

Arts in the Park: High Ryders Country Band

Aug 30 10 am-2 pm

6-8 pm
Farmers' Market, Food, Kids Activities, Raffles and more!

Arts in the Park: Wild World of Animals
Sept 6

10 am-2 pm

Farmers’ Market, Food, Kids Activities, Raffles and more!
Sept 13 10 am-2 pm

Arts & Crafts Show, Farmers' Market
Sept 20

10 am-2 pm

11 am

Farmers’ Market, Food, Kids Activities, Raffles and more!

Arts in the Park:Bumper Jacksons Swing Band
Sept 27 10 am-2 pm

11 am

Fall Festival, Farmers' Market

Arts in the Park: Holden Puppet Show

Interested in becoming a Simeral Square donor?

Downtown West Newton, Inc. maintains and develops Simeral Square through generous public and private donations through the Simeral Square Donor Campaign. If you want to become a donor by purchasing a brick or amenity for Simeral Square, you can download the brochure, have one e-mailed to you or call (724) 872-0100 to have one sent by US Mail.

Cornerstone Building
201 East Main Street
Now Leasing

Residential Space Available - Application process:
Security deposit, criminal and credit background
required. Tenant pays electric, sewage, garbage
and cable (optional) /water included in rent
.

Find out more here ...

*Income restrictions apply, per Westmoreland County
guidelines for residential units.


Contact: Don Harris, NDC Real Estate Management,
(412) 271-1300 for inquiries.

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