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May 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

GOP Senate budget plan would add education aid

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans who control the Pennsylvania Senate advanced a plan Monday... More...

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Flags for veterans’ graves are available. Volunteers responsible for placing cemetery flags... More...

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Local

Local grad won job, not bachelorette

He may not have won the heart of “Sweet Home Alabama” bachelorette Devin Grissom when... More...

Erie angler catches record lake trout

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A Lake Erie angler has reportedly caught a record- breaking lake trout. The... More...

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Too much surplus

The General Assembly needs to cut its surplus of taxpayer money. It might be tough budget times for... More...

Pension ‘tapeworm’

Gov. Tom Corbett has added a new item to his agenda: the increasing costs of pensions covering more... More...

State/National Sports

Big East is looking for a new leader

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Big East Commissioner John Marinatto, facing pressure from school... More...

Improved Pirates staff racking up strikeouts

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — There was a time in James McDonald’s career — any point before... More...

Valdespin’s first career hit leads Mets to win

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Jordany Valdespin had a pinch-hit three-run homer off Jonathan Papelbon... More...

Bedford picks Diehl as borough manager

Bedford Borough council announced the new borough manager, which will also open a position within... More...

Driver who injured 2 teens sentenced

Best gets at least 59 months for DUI

A Bedford man convicted of driving under the influence following a head-on collision with two... More...

Watch that first step

A keeper walks camel Laila with a broken leg at a horse clinic in Berlin,... More...

Obituaries

Juanita Felten - 2014-09-13
Connor Lee Ickes - 2014-09-13
Lewis Dwight Ellis - 2014-09-12
Polly Anna Wambaugh - 2014-09-12
Robert Raymond Earnest - 2014-09-11
Tracy A. Bishop - 2014-09-10
Sonya E. McGhee - 2014-09-10
James B. MacRae Jr. - 2014-09-10
Leah Duella Ramper - 2014-09-08
Phyllis L. Koontz - 2014-09-06
William L. Fockler Sr. - 2014-09-06
Virginia Z. Meck - 2014-09-06
S. David Hoenstine - 2014-09-04
Olive M. Hughes - 2014-09-04
Freda P. Snowden - 2014-09-04
Rev. D. Lloyd Abbott - 2014-09-03
Dona Faye Feather - 2014-09-03
Olive M. Hughes - 2014-09-03
Betty L. Bowser - 2014-09-02
Charlene K. Gonsman - 2014-09-02
Benjamin L. Knisely - 2014-09-02
Floyd W. Shaw - 2014-09-02
Gregory Rogers Wells - 2014-09-02
Mary F. Mangus - 2014-09-02
G. Brian Beckett - 2014-08-29
Donald E. Kelly - 2014-08-28
Jack L. Seek - 2014-08-28
Duane Eugene Watson - 2014-08-28
Jeffrey W. Felton - 2014-08-27
Kenneth C. Miller Jr. - 2014-08-27

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State/National

Tour boats weighed down

PITTSBURGH (AP) — New Coast Guard regulations that reflect a heavier average American are... More...

Pa. school lawsuit could ripple across state

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Thorough and... More...

Redistricting panel told more changes needed

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Local officials and political candidates Monday urged additional... More...

World

CIA thwarts ‘undetectable’ al-Qaida bomb plot

WASHINGTON (AP) — The CIA thwarted an ambitious plot by al-Qaida’s affiliate in Yemen... More...

Austerity out, what next for Europe?

PARIS (AP) — The day after Francois Hollande rode to power in France on a slogan of... More...

Stradivarius busted

MADRID (AP) — A Stradivarius cello housed at the Spanish Royal Palace was broken in an... More...

Local Sports

Clites captures District 5 singles crown

Hope for Hyndman junior is first district champ in charter school’s short history

Tyler Clites came close to being the best singles player in the district last year, and he... More...

One Bedford at-bat makes a difference against Ridge

If one was to overlook the sixth inning on Monday between Bedford and Chestnut Ridge, the stats... More...

Northern girls win ICC title, Snyder is top runner

BELLWOOD — Rarely in track does a conference championship meet rely on a lot of... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Chris and Megan (Smith) Shaffer of Lancaster are pleased to announce the birth of a daughter. Rowan... More...