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Times News
Tamaqua school district awards various contracts29 for an Individuals with Disabilities Education Act allocation of $418,368.
Times News / Posted yesterday
29 for an Individuals with Disabilities Education Act allocation of $418,368. • Approval for S.J. Thomas Inc. for the West Penn excavation, loading dock and asphalt, for not more than $106,372. Contracts • Established the school uniform stipend... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Self-efficacy has positive effect on physical activity of osteoarthritis patientsconfident in their abilities in the morning go on to be more physically active
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
confident in their abilities in the morning go on to be more physically active throughout the day, according to a team of Penn State researchers. The findings suggest that self-efficacy -- one's confidence in their ability to do something --... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Pieces of the puzzlethe American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry noted that certain interv
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry noted that certain intervention models resulted in normalized brain activity in toddlers with autism, as well as greater increases in IQ, language and adaptive behavior than children of the... Read more
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Philly.com
Delaware River redevelopment starts with highway ramp demolitionThe first major work in the long-awaited project to reconnect Center City with
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
The first major work in the long-awaited project to reconnect Center City with the Delaware River will begin Wednesday when Philadelphia’s waterfront manager starts taking down the concrete highway ramps between Market and Chestnut Streets. Built in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Quecreek lessons learned: Mine nears closure 15 years after near-tragedydirector of the Quecreek Mine Rescue Foundation. He estimates 10,000 people a
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
director of the Quecreek Mine Rescue Foundation. He estimates 10,000 people a year come to the rescue site and visitors center, located on his family's Dormel Farms on Haupt Road near Sipesville. He is booking tours as far ahead as August... Read more
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CBS News
Excitement builds for "Great American Eclipse"99 years. It has been dubbed, appropriately enough, the "Great American Eclips
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
99 years. It has been dubbed, appropriately enough, the "Great American Eclipse." "It really is fortunate," said Matthew Penn, an astronomer with the National Optical Astronomy Observatory who is leading a nationwide effort to photograph the... Read more
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Philly.com
Comcast, Four Seasons gear up for hotel atop Philly's biggest toweronly employee. But he’s already working hard to distinguish it from competitors
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
only employee. But he’s already working hard to distinguish it from competitors that are adding thousands of rooms in Center City. He recently rode the construction hoist to what will be the 60th-floor lobby and lounge to “get a perspective as... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bushy Run Battle reenactment slatedOnline Only The woods and fields around the Bushy Run Battlefield along Rout
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
Online Only The woods and fields around the Bushy Run Battlefield along Route 993 in Penn Township will come alive with the sounds of a colonial battle on Aug. 5 and 6 with reenactors portraying Native... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
VETERANSDickson City and the Simpson area. Write to DAV Scholarship committee, 901 Ente
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Dickson City and the Simpson area. Write to DAV Scholarship committee, 901 Enterprise St., Dickson City, PA 18519. Medical center sets town meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Plains Twp., will host a community town hall at... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jumbo Shrimp manager Randy Ready has endured a long career of tough decisions, on and field and offpicture, asking him within 48 hours if he wanted to take Dorene off life suppor
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
picture, asking him within 48 hours if he wanted to take Dorene off life support. “When they weren’t getting any brain activity and asked whether I’d terminate my wife, I said, ‘That’s not my decision to make,’ ” Randy said. He couldn’t bear... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Colleges welcome freshmen, programs to campusHuman-activity levels are up significantly on college campuses in Northeastern
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Human-activity levels are up significantly on college campuses in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Students on Thursday moved into on-campus housing at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre and Misericordia University in Dallas. On Friday, students at Wilkes... Read more
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NJ.com
How this one walkway could be a path to Newark's rebirthpreservation of existing structures rather than demolition and new construction
NJ.com / Posted 15 days ago
preservation of existing structures rather than demolition and new construction -- encouraging commercial and civic activity at the base of city buildings as a way of enhancing safety and security, economic activity, and overall quality of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Thousands of commuters brace 'summer of hell' rush-hour commuteof sweaty New Yorkers endure the first day of 'summer of hell' rush-hour commut
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
of sweaty New Yorkers endure the first day of 'summer of hell' rush-hour commute as extensive repair work begins at Penn Station Hundreds of commuters traveled during the first day of renovations at the country's busiest train... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
VETERANSCity, Saturday, bus leaves Willow Street, Olyphant, 7 a.m., and returns at 6:30
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
City, Saturday, bus leaves Willow Street, Olyphant, 7 a.m., and returns at 6:30 p.m., $35; Nancy, 570-575-6746. Medical center sets town meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Plains Twp., will host a community town hall at... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
At Beyond the Basics camp, former Raven Brandon Copeland puts focus on life outside footballhome to much of the District’s violence and crime. But a football career at pri
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
home to much of the District’s violence and crime. But a football career at private school Episcopal (Va.) led him to Penn, where he roomed with Copeland. After graduation, Keels enrolled at the university’s law school. He became president of... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerDesign Bake-Off: “I mean, have you seen the other guys?” Now there’s a hill to
Naked Capitalism / Posted 22 days ago
Design Bake-Off: “I mean, have you seen the other guys?” Now there’s a hill to die on… By contrast: “Back to the Center, Democrats” [Mark Penn and Andrew Stein, New York Times]. “But the last few years of the Obama administration and the... Read more
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Philly.com
The great warehouse building boom in the Lehigh Valleymore space. Some are new to the U.S. market and need more room to house their
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
more space. Some are new to the U.S. market and need more room to house their product, making the I-78/I-81 corridor in Pennsylvania among the hottest warehouse markets in the country, up there with Southern California, Dallas, Atlanta and... Read more

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