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Philly.com
Bicyclists getting one sweet ride across Schuylkillfoot-power pathways to Mother Nature. Funded largely by government agencies su
Bicyclists getting one sweet ride across Schuylkill
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
foot-power pathways to Mother Nature. Funded largely by government agencies such as PennDot and by private grants from the William Penn Foundation and others, the Circuit comprises more than 300 miles of trails in nine Pennsylvania and New Jersey... Read more
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Philly.com
Profiles in excellence: Lindback honors top district teachersin the district in 2006, working with a learning coach and taking classes at Dr
Profiles in excellence: Lindback honors top district teachers
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
in the district in 2006, working with a learning coach and taking classes at Drexel at night. Her first placement was at William Penn High School in North Philadelphia. After it closed, she went to Kensington Health and Science. But when that... Read more
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York Daily Record
York City School District Education First ParadeAchieve, Succeed," marched south from Small Field, where the high school Bearca
York City School District Education First Parade
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Achieve, Succeed," marched south from Small Field, where the high school Bearcats play sports, to Penn Park, just south of William Penn High School. The ensuing rally, which took over the park's basketball court, was a further chance for the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gorman: Tyler Boyd carries Clairton to the NFLand are left to wonder the rest of their lives what could have been. On Friday
Gorman: Tyler Boyd carries Clairton to the NFL
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
and are left to wonder the rest of their lives what could have been. On Friday night in the Lawrence Welk Room at the Omni William Penn Hotel, we found out just how special Boyd is when he was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bengals pick Pitt’s Boyd in second roundClemmings. He is the seventh wide receiver drafted so far this year. Boyd and
Bengals pick Pitt’s Boyd in second round
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Clemmings. He is the seventh wide receiver drafted so far this year. Boyd and his family and friends returned to the Omni William Penn in downtown Pittsburgh on Friday, commandeering the Lawrence Welk Room. The night started with a prayer from... Read more
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The Brown and White
Cops seek driver who pulled gun in fit of road rageof road rage, pulled a gun on another driver last weekend. The man confronted
Cops seek driver who pulled gun in fit of road rage
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
of road rage, pulled a gun on another driver last weekend. The man confronted the victim in the Walgreens parking lot at William Penn Highway and 25th Street, showing a black semi-automatic 9 mm pistol, police said. The man is described as... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palmer Police looking for man who displayed handgun during road rage incidentincident occurred around 10:32 p.m. last Saturday on Route 22 Eastbound in the
Palmer Police looking for man who displayed handgun during road rage incident
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
incident occurred around 10:32 p.m. last Saturday on Route 22 Eastbound in the area of Route 33 and ended at Walgreens at William Penn Highway and South 25th Street. The suspect vehicle is described as a newer model, cream colored two-door Fiat... Read more
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York Daily Record
Central highlights diversityWorld War II veteran and his wife, she eventually was parented by a single moth
Central highlights diversity
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
World War II veteran and his wife, she eventually was parented by a single mother in York’s Parkway neighborhood. The 1972 William Penn High School graduate shared how she was bullied by peers and others because of what she refers to as her... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton police drug raids in Palmer, Wilson net 2 suspectsWhen police about 6 a.m. entered 421 Arlington St. in a suburban neighborhood j
Easton police drug raids in Palmer, Wilson net 2 suspects
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
When police about 6 a.m. entered 421 Arlington St. in a suburban neighborhood just off William Penn Highway they found Joseph Fontanille attempting to shoot up heroin in a lower level front room, Gerould said. Fontanille was arrested as the target of... Read more
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Philly.com
Herbert Lee, patron of arts, businessmansaid. The youngest of three children of Edith Haley and J. Ellwood Lee Jr., Mr
Herbert Lee, patron of arts, businessman
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
said. The youngest of three children of Edith Haley and J. Ellwood Lee Jr., Mr. Lee was born in Conshohocken and attended William Penn Charter School. He served in the Army Signal Corps in World War II and was assigned to Gen. Dwight D.... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
College Track: Oberdiek wins event2008 at Stokes Stadium. Oberdiek (South Callaway High School) finished with a
College Track: Oberdiek wins event
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
2008 at Stokes Stadium. Oberdiek (South Callaway High School) finished with a leap of 18-6. The Truman women finished with 189 points to win the four-team event. Lindenwood was second with 149, followed by William Penn (72) and Missouri Valley (2... Read more
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TribLIVE
Despite quiet night, Pitt’s Boyd confident in NFL futurehis NFL career will get started Friday. Boyd was joined by family, friends and
Despite quiet night, Pitt’s Boyd confident in NFL future
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
his NFL career will get started Friday. Boyd was joined by family, friends and teammates in a crowded suite at the Omni William Penn, Downtown. Among those seated with him while he watched the draft was former Clairton coach Tom Nola, ex-Pitt... Read more
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York Daily Record
When are graduations in York County?Madison Wesinstein (secretary), Lily Frey (treasurer), Josie Jermyn (Historian)
When are graduations in York County?
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Madison Wesinstein (secretary), Lily Frey (treasurer), Josie Jermyn (Historian) Class Trip: N/A Class Motto: N/A William Penn Senior High School When: June 9 at 7 p.m. Where: William Penn Auditorium Alternate Plan: N/A Class Officers:... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Prom held for students living with disabilities at downtown hotelchance to attend their very own prom on Wednesday. The prom took place downtow
Prom held for students living with disabilities at downtown hotel
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
chance to attend their very own prom on Wednesday. The prom took place downtown in the Grand Ballroom of Pittsburgh’s Omni William Penn Hotel. The group included over 150 students and their peer partner dates. The students met monthly with their... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Struggling School Districts Find Little Help In Pennsylvaniahas uninsulated metal walls, Jameria's teacher would hand out blankets. First c
Struggling School Districts Find Little Help In Pennsylvania
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
has uninsulated metal walls, Jameria's teacher would hand out blankets. First come, first served. Such is life in the William Penn School District – an impoverished, predominantly African-American school system situated among Philadelphia's... Read more
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York Daily Record
Interact with colonial art figures in YorkThe interactive art display by William Penn High School students will be part o
Interact with colonial art figures in York
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
The interactive art display by William Penn High School students will be part of the Olde York Street Fair May 8 William Penn High School students are painting colonial figures that will allow the public to interact with the art during the 41st... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Castro crushes 3 HRs for EU softballblasted the others in the fifth and sixth innings. She has four total home runs
Castro crushes 3 HRs for EU softball
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
blasted the others in the fifth and sixth innings. She has four total home runs — five for the season — since signing with William Penn on April 20. Not to be outdone, Taylor Ward, who signed with Colorado State alongside Castro last week, belted... Read more
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The Columbian
Will Sunday baseball strike out at Abrams Park?where he farmed and raised livestock. He died Aug. 26, 1911, according to Roots
Will Sunday baseball strike out at Abrams Park?
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
where he farmed and raised livestock. He died Aug. 26, 1911, according to RootsWeb. D.K. Abrams had one brother, William Penn Abrams (1820-1873), who’s buried in River View Cemetery in Portland. William Abrams had six children, the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?her classroom's uninsulated, metal walls. Her teacher provided the blankets. F
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
her classroom's uninsulated, metal walls. Her teacher provided the blankets. First come, first served. Such is life in the William Penn School District in an inner-ring suburb of Philadelphia. The hardest part for Jameria, though, isn't the cold.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?her classroom's uninsulated, metal walls. Her teacher provided the blankets. F
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
her classroom's uninsulated, metal walls. Her teacher provided the blankets. First come, first served. Such is life in the William Penn School District in an inner-ring suburb of Philadelphia. The hardest part for Jameria, though, isn't the cold.... Read more
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York Daily Record
This week in heroin newsto be an issue, is this something you would support? Email grago@ydr.com with y
This week in heroin news
York Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
to be an issue, is this something you would support? Email grago@ydr.com with your thoughts or send him a tweet @gragoYDR. William Penn senior Sherby Hector holds up a miniature billboard displaying his winning art entry for a portrait. The York... Read more
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Philly.com
Weddings: Barbara Willey & Robert Iannozzi Jr.their 220 guests. Red roses adorned the altar and made up the bride's bouquet.
Weddings: Barbara Willey & Robert Iannozzi Jr.
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
their 220 guests. Red roses adorned the altar and made up the bride's bouquet. At the entrance of their reception at the William Penn Inn, guests were greeted by two photos of the couple, one recent, one from their 1992 prom. The caption: Then.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
On 150th anniversary, Scranton schools tell history of cityfirst public appearance after his brother’s death. In 1966, Ted Kennedy helped
On 150th anniversary, Scranton schools tell history of city
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
first public appearance after his brother’s death. In 1966, Ted Kennedy helped dedicate the school. A school to replace William Penn school in North Scranton was built in 1969, and renamed to honor Neil Armstrong’s 1969 moon landing. Eighteen... Read more
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York Daily Record
10 can't-miss Revolution games for fans in 2016stylish? — hats Arians has been known to wear off the field. A three-sport stan
10 can't-miss Revolution games for fans in 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
stylish? — hats Arians has been known to wear off the field. A three-sport standout at York Catholic who graduated from William Penn, Arians first left the area when he attended Virginia Tech on a football scholarship that ultimately led to a... Read more
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Philly.com
The story of our city from a tour guide's viewclassmates offered kind critiques. Skiba told us we'd all get better. I recov
The story of our city from a tour guide's view
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
classmates offered kind critiques. Skiba told us we'd all get better. I recovered on test day. The statue of William Penn has an 18-inch nose, I remembered, making my way through 120-question test. I walked home proud, my pin in my... Read more
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York Daily Record
York College a cappella rapper's advice: 'Perfect your craft'out to visit them and join them in their concerts whenever they can, according
York College a cappella rapper's advice: 'Perfect your craft'
York Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
out to visit them and join them in their concerts whenever they can, according to Hood. Shaniece Holmes-Brown, a junior at William Penn Senior High School, is a member of the YDR's Teen Takeover program. Read or Share this story:... Read more
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Philly.com
Glow in the park: Chinese Lantern Fest opens in Franklin Squareentry after 6 p.m. A decade ago, Franklin Square was the least-used of the cit
Glow in the park: Chinese Lantern Fest opens in Franklin Square
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
entry after 6 p.m. A decade ago, Franklin Square was the least-used of the city's original five green spaces, set aside by William Penn. The 71/2-acre parcel had become a place for the homeless to gather and for drug users to meet up. After a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Focused Oakdale comes out swinging against Mantecathinking anything past Sierra.” East Union 11, Kimball 0 One day after signin
Focused Oakdale comes out swinging against Manteca
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
thinking anything past Sierra.” East Union 11, Kimball 0 One day after signing their letters of intent, Michelle Castro (William Penn) and Taylor Ward (Colorado State) picked up where they left off on the diamond Thursday at Northgate Softball... Read more
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The Morning Call
Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival: Light, color, culturerebirth of Franklin Square as a popular recreation space. The 7½-acre park was
Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival: Light, color, culture
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
rebirth of Franklin Square as a popular recreation space. The 7½-acre park was one of the original five recreation spaces William Penn and his surveyor Thomas Holme planned when they laid out the city's famous grid pattern in 1682. Early on,... Read more
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York Daily Record
area students take on heroin with billboardsCounty Heroin Task Force revealed the two winners among the nearly 20 entries i
area students take on heroin with billboards
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
County Heroin Task Force revealed the two winners among the nearly 20 entries in its billboard design contest Wednesday at William Penn Senior High School in York following a special meeting of the York County Board of Commissioners. The posters... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly expands bikeshare program after a booming first yearthe city who want this kind of service." Funding for the expansion was provide
Philly expands bikeshare program after a booming first year
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
the city who want this kind of service." Funding for the expansion was provided in part by a $1.5 million grant from the William Penn Foundation. "We're excited to see Indego expand to surrounding neighborhoods so that more of Philadelphia's... Read more
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York Daily Record
York teens tackle community issuesYouth Court Alliance students took on a social action project this school year.
York teens tackle community issues
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
Youth Court Alliance students took on a social action project this school year. Earlier this school year, students at William Penn Senior High School had no problems filling a chalkboard when asked to think about what needs they see in their... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Elizabeth M. RenaudLiz attended Chester School in rural Jasper County, graduated from Sully High S
Elizabeth M. Renaud
Newton Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Liz attended Chester School in rural Jasper County, graduated from Sully High School and attended William Penn for teacher’s training. She married Ivan Brandt Renaud June 6, 1946, in Sully, where they made their home. To this union they were blessed... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Hawks’ Ehresman to play football for William Penn UniversityEhresman signed a letter of intent Wednesday to play college football at Willia
Hawks’ Ehresman to play football for William Penn University
Newton Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Ehresman signed a letter of intent Wednesday to play college football at William Penn University in Oskaloosa. “Their program had a lot of interest in me. What William Penn brought to the table was everything I wanted academically and their football... Read more
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York Daily Record
Rotary Q&A with Robert Lambertchoosing the city to raise their family and make a mark on it - something their
Rotary Q&A with Robert Lambert
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
choosing the city to raise their family and make a mark on it - something their great grandson continues to do. Lambert, a William Penn graduate, is the business development director at Martin Library, where he has worked for 27 years, and the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
William Penn, Colorado State land EU standoutsWednesday to play college softball next year. Castro, who is the daughter of S
William Penn, Colorado State land EU standouts
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
Wednesday to play college softball next year. Castro, who is the daughter of Selena and Hildo Castro, agreed to play for William Penn University, an NAIA school in Oskaloosa, Iowa. Ward will play for the NCAA Division I Colorado State University... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Man shot after engaging gunfire with police at Murrysville gas stationThomas Seefeld confirms. Around 8 p.m. Murrysville police got a call that a ma
Man shot after engaging gunfire with police at Murrysville gas station
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 13 days ago
Thomas Seefeld confirms. Around 8 p.m. Murrysville police got a call that a man was inside the Marathon Gas Station on William Penn Highway saying threats and there may be a gun involved, Seefield said. When police arrived, the suspect was by a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Another Weis beer cafe opens in Northampton CountyTownship cafe, Weis has beer cafes in the Lehigh Valley on Crawford Drive in Ha
Another Weis beer cafe opens in Northampton County
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Township cafe, Weis has beer cafes in the Lehigh Valley on Crawford Drive in Hanover Township, Northampton County; William Penn Highway in Palmer Township; Sullivan Trail in Forks Township; Route 873 in North Whitehall Township; and... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Anti-Heroin Billboard Contest Winners- The York County Commissioners announced the winners of the Heroin Task Force
Anti-Heroin Billboard Contest Winners
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 13 days ago
- The York County Commissioners announced the winners of the Heroin Task Force Billboard Contest today. Artwork created by William Penn High School senior Hector Sherby and York Suburban High School junior Jack Korver will go on display across York... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Edith RussellChurch. She had worked as a seamstress and later at Mountain Vista Health Park.
Edith Russell
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
Church. She had worked as a seamstress and later at Mountain Vista Health Park. Edith was preceded in death by her husband, William Penn Russell on Sept. 8, 1975; brothers James W. Surratt, Val Surratt, Lloyd Surratt and Buren Surratt; sisters... Read more
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TribLIVE
Murrysville advances plans for Maple Commons restaurantoffice building to allow for 2,400 additional square feet of restaurant space i
Murrysville advances plans for Maple Commons restaurant
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
office building to allow for 2,400 additional square feet of restaurant space in the plaza, which is on the 4800 block of William Penn Highway. The change would also require two additional parking spaces. McGee said he was in the process of... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly420: Pa. on the eve of 4/20both chambers without a single dissenting vote. Pennsylvania’s hemp history da
Philly420: Pa. on the eve of 4/20
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
both chambers without a single dissenting vote. Pennsylvania’s hemp history dates back to the founder of the Commonwealth, William Penn. The Quaker capitalist held hemp as central to his plans for agricultural prosperity. Les Stark, a historian... Read more
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York Daily Record
Silent no more: The murder of Lillie Belle Allen— The Follower Donald Eugene Atland peeks out from behind a row of boys in a ph
Silent no more: The murder of Lillie Belle Allen
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
— The Follower Donald Eugene Atland peeks out from behind a row of boys in a photograph of his 10th-grade homeroom at William Penn High School. His short, dark hair and white button-down shirt reflect the times - 1965. And the single... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bethlehem Area School District hires new principals, athletic directorwill make $97,500 per year. Freedom High School has a new athletic director, a
Bethlehem Area School District hires new principals, athletic director
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
will make $97,500 per year. Freedom High School has a new athletic director, although he is well known in the district. William Penn Principal Nathan Stannard will become the new athletic director, where he will earn a salary of $105,400. Eric... Read more
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The Express-Times
See what kinds of drugs K-9 allegedly found in Interstate 78 stopshortly after 1:30 a.m. Saturday, he was on patrol when he spotted a BMW SUV tr
See what kinds of drugs K-9 allegedly found in Interstate 78 stop
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
shortly after 1:30 a.m. Saturday, he was on patrol when he spotted a BMW SUV traveling across lines on Route 33 near the William Penn Highway exit in Bethlehem Township. The trooper says he clocked the vehicle traveling 50 mph in a 65-mph zone.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
I didn't know there were drugs in the car, driver tells policeended up in the trunk of their car. State police first spotted Jose Mota Jr.’s
I didn't know there were drugs in the car, driver tells police
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
ended up in the trunk of their car. State police first spotted Jose Mota Jr.’s black BMW SUV in the area of Route 33 and William Penn Highway in Bethlehem Township just after 1:30 a.m. Saturday as it drifted in and out of its lane, driving 50 mph... Read more
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York Daily Record
Photos: 2016 proms in York County, Adams Countythe photos. Dallastown Area - May 14 Northern York County - May 28 Spring Gr
Photos: 2016 proms in York County, Adams County
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
the photos. Dallastown Area - May 14 Northern York County - May 28 Spring Grove Area - May 19 Red Lion Area - April 16 William Penn Senior High School - May 21 York County School of Technology - May 6 Read or Share this story:... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Local Scores: Sunday, April 17, 20162016: College Baseball: Central Methodist 15, Missouri Valley 15 Central Met
Local Scores: Sunday, April 17, 2016
KOMU Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
2016: College Baseball: Central Methodist 15, Missouri Valley 15 Central Methodist 12, Missouri Valley 3 Grand View 14, William Penn 2 Grand View 7, William Penn 6 College Softball: Stephens College 5, St. Louis College of Pharmacy... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fanfare: Family House’s Gifting GalaGifting Gala on April 16 features cocktails, dinner and dancing to the sounds o
Fanfare: Family House’s Gifting Gala
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
Gifting Gala on April 16 features cocktails, dinner and dancing to the sounds of Gary Racan & studio e band at the Omni William Penn, Downtown. Proceeds benefit the patients and families of Family House. Show commenting policy TribLive... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hungarian hertiage apparent across Western Pa.in November and nut horns at Christmastime. Among the region's most influentia
Hungarian hertiage apparent across Western Pa.
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
in November and nut horns at Christmastime. Among the region's most influential sustainer of Hungarian culture is the William Penn Society on Pittsburgh's North Side. “The association was created in 1886 by 13 Hungarian coal miners as a... Read more
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