There are millions of dollars being invested downtown by property developers and small business owners, some Johnstown natives and transplants.
Russ O'Reilly is a reporter for The Tribune-Democrat. Follow him on Twitter @RussellOReilly.
Reggie Canal, a financial advisor in New Jersey, began to see clients investing in Johnstown property. Johnstown excited him. He jumped into what he saw as the path of progress by purchasing a building in April 2020, a block away from the center of town.
As a nexus of new downtown activity is building on Main Street, development is also blooming at the outer areas of Johnstown's Central Business District.
Cambria County Coroner Jeffrey Lees identified the man who died in a hunting accident Saturday as William Tripp, 71, of Elizabethtown, Lancaster County.
Among developments happening in Johnstown are multiple restaurants, apartments and offices. But the paint is drying on a new day-care center downtown, too.
Santa flips a switch to light the Christmas tree in Somerset Borough after a parade on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021.
Customers wait at the checkout line at Reik's Country Store in Brownstown on Nov. 27, 2021. At the front, store owner Marisa Williams bags ite…
Snow dusted the area as shoppers took to stores in the area for Black Friday sales, hopeful that they would find what they want.