Donora is a borough in washington county, pennsylvania, united states, approximately 20 miles (32 km) south of pittsburgh on the monongahela river donora was incorporated in 1901 it got its name from a combination of william donner and nora mellon, banker andrew w mellon 's wife.
Donora men also worked at a zinc plant that burned coal to smelt ore and produce zinc used for creating strong steel alloys day and night, the mills ran in those days, mill emissions were unregulated and uncontrolled. To commemorate those football teams, especially those from the 1960s, the donora historical society is hosting a free game film event, called “return to glory,” at the cro club in donora saturday at 3 pm.
“we had only 19 guys out for football and the teams we played were so much bigger than us, we lost a lot of guys with injuries” donora fought valiantly for three quarters “it was 14-7. Formerly known as the “donora men’s pool league” we originated in donora as a club league in 1980 to help benefit the local social clubs and serve the competitive interests of pool players in the mon valley. By m partridge (donora, pennsylvania), on september 24, 2018 i was a little tentative initially about the whole process but after speaking to the representative by the name edmond on the phone, who was incredibly nice, and setting the pick up time and date, i felt much better. Donora fire company donora, pennsylvania chassis: ford f-550 crew cab engine: 67l power stroke diesel body: 12& non-walk-in nfpa lighting: whelen features:kussmaul battery charger led warning & scene lighting recess mounted led traffic advisor.
There were guys in donora who were better” actually, cecconi was special at pitt, lettering in football and basketball for four years and in baseball for one his nine letters are a university record shared by two others. The historically hazy story of donora's deadly smog share this the effects of the zinc works on webster hill courtesy donora historical society “these were tough guys,” he says “they.
Donora is the center of the universe for stan musial people, says mark pawelec, a member of the donora historical society they want to come to where stan musial was born for them, it's a.