Juniata football wins District 6 title behind QB Jacob Condo, Ben Wagner’s late field goal

Ben Wagner kicked a 23-yard field goal in the final minutes Friday at Altoona’s Mansion Park Stadium, sending Mid-Penn newcomer Juniata to a 24-21 victory over Bellefonte in the District 6 Class 4A title game.

Indians’ quarterback Jacob Condo accounted for a pair of touchdown passes, one each to Yaneil Ortiz and Jace White, and Caleb Seeger notched a 63-yard scoring run for the top seed.

Wagner’s game-winning kick came with 3:56 to play, with a Zachary Harr interception stopping the Red Raiders’ final chance. Harr secured two interceptions on the night.

Bellefonte opened the scoring via Chris Paloskey’s 9-yard TD run midway through the first quarter. However, Condo found Ortiz from the Red Raiders’ 17 in the early minutes of the second. White’s 10-yard TD catch also cut down another Bellefonte lead in the second.

Seeger’s big gallop came just seconds after a Jalen Emel TD run put Bellefonte

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Backtracking: The Early Years: Sidney area was contractor’s paradise in late 1895 | Columns

You had to be living in a cave if you worked in construction around Sidney and weren’t working in the fall of 1895.

Homes, roads and a huge bridge were some of the many sites of work being done in the Tri-Town area.



That was one of the headlines on the front page of the Sidney Record of Oct. 12.

“Building and digging cellars is all the rage just now in Sidney,” readers learned. “Everybody is in the swim. New buildings are poking up everywhere. Just take a drive around town and see for yourself. When we make out our list of new buildings for this year, it will be found that they number at least 75. The most encouraging feature is the fact that we have long passed the era of dugouts and goat shanties. The class of buildings now going up are

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Longtime home of late ‘Boyz n the Hood’ director John Singleton surfaces for sale

The hillside home takes in city and mountain views from a turf backyard and balcony.
The hillside home takes in city and mountain views from a turf backyard and balcony. (Dean J. Flowers)

In Baldwin Hills, the longtime home of the late film director John Singleton is up for grabs for the first time in 30 years, hitting the market for $1.8 million.

Singleton — who directed hits such as “Baby Boy” and “2 Fast 2 Furious” — has been the home’s only owner since it was built in 1989. Records show he bought it for $700,000 in 1990, a year before the release of his debut film, “Boyz n the Hood,” which is set in nearby Crenshaw.

The house sits on a third of an acre on a hillside cul-de-sac overlooking Los Angeles. A turf backyard, as well as a private balcony attached to the owner’s suite, take advantage of the scenic setting.

Inside, four bedrooms and four bathrooms are spread across 4,900 square

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Spice Blends Honoring And Inspired By The Late Chef Floyd Cardoz Are Now For Sale

Photo credit: Getty Images/Burlap & Barrel
Photo credit: Getty Images/Burlap & Barrel

From Delish

Back in March, the culinary world suffered a great loss with the passing of Floyd Cardoz; the chef died after contracting COVID-19. Floyd was known for his television appearances and his celebrated restaurants across New York and Mumbai, and now his wife is teaming up with a spice company to make masalas inspired by his work.

Floyd Cardoz appeared on Top Chef and went on to win Top Chef Masters as well as establishing well-known restaurants like Tabla, Bombay Canteen, and O Pedro. His wife Barkha Cardoz has collaborated with spice company Burlap & Barrel to release three different masalas that are based on Floyd’s personal blends and his life’s work.

In a report by The Takeout, Barkha said that there was always a frustration when buying spices and blends from stores: “There would be so many occasions when I would

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