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The Temple News
New field hockey and lacrosse field to be named after donorswill help complete construction of the field hockey and lacrosse field set to o
New field hockey and lacrosse field to be named after donors
The Temple News / Posted 7 hours ago
will help complete construction of the field hockey and lacrosse field set to open this fall. Since Temple’s purchase of William Penn High School for $15 million in June 2014, the construction project for a new athletics facility has been on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Projects will be 1st impacted by new Murrysville stormwater regsa posted detour. Work is complete on the rebuild for the former Branthoover Cu
Projects will be 1st impacted by new Murrysville stormwater regs
TribLIVE / Posted 9 hours ago
a posted detour. Work is complete on the rebuild for the former Branthoover Cut-Off, which is no longer cut off from Old William Penn Highway. Chief Administrator Jim Morrison said municipal staff is recommending that certain classes of truck be... Read more
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York Daily Record
Arians, Keim star in landmark NFL Films seriestalk with vulgarity, wouldn't concern himself with how others viewed him for th
Arians, Keim star in landmark NFL Films series
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
talk with vulgarity, wouldn't concern himself with how others viewed him for the sake of being politically correct. The William Penn grad and head coach of the Arizona Cardinals said he would not change his demeanor during the creation of "All... Read more
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The Brown and White
3-vehicle William Penn Highway accident sends 5 to hospitalsent five people to the hospital for evaluation, township police said. It was
3-vehicle William Penn Highway accident sends 5 to hospital
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
sent five people to the hospital for evaluation, township police said. It was reported just before 3 p.m. on eastbound William Penn Highway at 25th Street. The preliminary investigation showed a Pontiac Sunfire coupe crashed into the rear of a... Read more
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York Daily Record
Read: Speeches made by Louis Appell Jr. in York CountyDec. 10 at the annual gathering of the Pennsylvania Society in New York City.
Read: Speeches made by Louis Appell Jr. in York County
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Dec. 10 at the annual gathering of the Pennsylvania Society in New York City. "I came across a quote from our founder, William Penn, which I thought would be appropriate to share with you tonight. And this is what William Penn wrote: 'I expect... Read more
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Daily Record
MORRIS AREA HOME SALESand Lurdes Mauriello. $749,000. 188 Washington Valley Rd from Robert Koch Jr t
MORRIS AREA HOME SALES
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
and Lurdes Mauriello. $749,000. 188 Washington Valley Rd from Robert Koch Jr to Patricia Buynak. $1.045 million. 11 Lord William Penn Dr from Robert Lowenstein to Reade Seligmann and Mercedes Seligmann. $697,500. 15 Herms Pl from Vincent... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: Lehighton celebrating 150th birthdaywith everything from street vendors, to church services to coaster rides. How
History's Headlines: Lehighton celebrating 150th birthday
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
with everything from street vendors, to church services to coaster rides. How did it all get started? Well it began with William Penn, deeding 5000 acres that the colony’s founder granted to Adrian Vroesen, a Dutch resident of Rotterdam, Holland... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palmer Twp. home destroyed, 2nd damaged in blaze; several fire companies on scenereported injured. The fire broke out about 2:40 p.m. at 50 Craigie St., a half
Palmer Twp. home destroyed, 2nd damaged in blaze; several fire companies on scene
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
reported injured. The fire broke out about 2:40 p.m. at 50 Craigie St., a half-block south of Easton Area High School on William Penn Highway. The blaze spread from the rear of the two-story structure and gutted the interior. A woman pulled... Read more
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The Express-Times
Fire wrecks half of Palmer Township duplexblaze destroyed one half of a Palmer Township duplex as efforts to douse it Fri
Fire wrecks half of Palmer Township duplex
The Express-Times / Posted 5 days ago
blaze destroyed one half of a Palmer Township duplex as efforts to douse it Friday afternoon closed a section of William Penn Highway. Ash was scattered down Craigie Street about mid-afternoon as firefighters cut through the roof on the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Celebrating the United States in Philadelphia, where it all beganSquare: Need a break from sightseeing? Settle down in Franklin Square, one of t
Celebrating the United States in Philadelphia, where it all began
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Square: Need a break from sightseeing? Settle down in Franklin Square, one of the five parks planned by William Penn himself and renamed in 1825 after Benjamin Franklin. There you can cool down next to the Franklin Fountain, the... Read more
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York Daily Record
William Penn students on challenges of performing 'In the Heights'Being in theater is not easy – just ask William Penn's performing arts students
William Penn students on challenges of performing 'In the Heights'
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Being in theater is not easy – just ask William Penn's performing arts students. The students performed “In the Heights” for the spring musical this year. “In the Heights” is a Broadway musical, with lyrics and music written by Lin-Manuel Miranda,... Read more
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examiner.com
Omni William Penn Hotel marks 100 yearsWith 597 splendid rooms and over 50,000 square feet of meeting and entertaining
Omni William Penn Hotel marks 100 years
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
With 597 splendid rooms and over 50,000 square feet of meeting and entertaining space, the Omni William Penn Hotel in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh is celebrating 100 years by providing the guests of today with all the modern amenities and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Murrysville columnist turned tragedy into outreachfuneral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in First United Methodist C
Murrysville columnist turned tragedy into outreach
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in First United Methodist Church of Murrysville, 3916 Old William Penn Highway. Burial will follow at Mill Run Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Mrs. Stickel's name... Read more
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York Daily Record
Here's what we're doing to fix York's schoolseveryone can and should play a role in helping students achieve. That’s why we
Here's what we're doing to fix York's schools
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
everyone can and should play a role in helping students achieve. That’s why we were so pleased this spring to celebrate the William Penn Senior High School food services staff, which was recognized in the state’s 2016 School Breakfast Challenge with... Read more
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Ekklesia
Northern Friends Peace Board issue statement on EU referendumbetween nations and across Europe as a whole in challenging policies, practices
Northern Friends Peace Board issue statement on EU referendum
Ekklesia / Posted 9 days ago
between nations and across Europe as a whole in challenging policies, practices and structures that work against the building of peace, and in promoting those which sustain and nurture it. “Let us then try what love will do.” (William Penn) [Ek... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Curse of Billy Penn and The City's Changing SkylineSome superstitious Philadelphians say that city sports teams were cursed the da
Curse of Billy Penn and The City's Changing Skyline
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 days ago
Some superstitious Philadelphians say that city sports teams were cursed the day any building was taller than the William Penn statue sitting atop City Hall. NBC10’s Keith Jones has more on the Comcast Innovation Technology Center, the city’s... Read more
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TribLIVE
Monroeville pet shop reopens after motorist crashed through front doors| TribLIVE Elmer's Aquarium and Pet Center on William Penn Highway in Monroe
Monroeville pet shop reopens after motorist crashed through front doors
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
| TribLIVE Elmer's Aquarium and Pet Center on William Penn Highway in Monroeville was up and running Monday, two days after a customer drove through its front doors and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Loving God and your neighborhe's the father to an NFL Hall of Famer and an overseas basketball player, John
Loving God and your neighbor
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
he's the father to an NFL Hall of Famer and an overseas basketball player, John Doleman acts as a father to others at William Penn, an extension of raising his own nine children. Read more. And to send you on your way: If you didn't get a... Read more
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Philly.com
Soda tax doesn't mean Philly is flush with cashof the first steps the city should take toward full disclosure is to make publi
Soda tax doesn't mean Philly is flush with cash
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
of the first steps the city should take toward full disclosure is to make public a study it conducted using a $500,000 William Penn Foundation grant that details the condition of city-owned facilities. It shouldn't be hard to pair that document... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Vehicle crashes into pet store in Monroevillea Monroeville pet store Saturday afternoon. Monroeville police say a car crash
Vehicle crashes into pet store in Monroeville
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 11 days ago
a Monroeville pet store Saturday afternoon. Monroeville police say a car crashed through the front of Elmer’s Aquarium on William Penn Highway around 2 p.m. Channel 11 is told the driver was making a left off of William Penn into the parking lot... Read more
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TribLIVE
No injuries after car crashes into Monroeville aquariumunder investigation. The scene was cleared by 3:30 p.m. A post on the Elmer's
No injuries after car crashes into Monroeville aquarium
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
under investigation. The scene was cleared by 3:30 p.m. A post on the Elmer's Aquarium Twitter account said the store on William Penn Highway would be closed for the rest of Saturday and Sunday, because a car crashed into the front door. Show... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fashion FYI: The Salon by InStyle will debut at J.C. Penney storesthe event. The fourth annual Art Institute of Pittsburgh's graduate fashion sh
Fashion FYI: The Salon by InStyle will debut at J.C. Penney stores
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
the event. The fourth annual Art Institute of Pittsburgh's graduate fashion show will be at 2 p.m. June 18 at the Omni William Penn Hotel, Downtown. There will be 11 collections with four to five pieces each. Tickets are $20, $10 for... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses aboundAmerican whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goa
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses abound
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 days ago
American whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goat, Curse of the Black Sox and Curse of William Penn. Some other lesser known curses include a suspected Native American burial ground at Talladega Superspeedway,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Father of NFL Hall of Famer now mentors studentsJohn Doleman -- father of Chris and Ty Doleman -- remains a presence at William
Father of NFL Hall of Famer now mentors students
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
John Doleman -- father of Chris and Ty Doleman -- remains a presence at William Penn High School During the school year, John Doleman usually wakes before the sun and heads across the city to William Penn High. He shows up cracking jokes and... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses aboundAmerican whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goa
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses abound
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
American whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goat, Curse of the Black Sox and Curse of William Penn. Some other lesser known curses include a suspected Native American burial ground at Talladega Superspeedway,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses aboundAmerican whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goa
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses abound
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
American whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goat, Curse of the Black Sox and Curse of William Penn. Some other lesser known curses include a suspected Native American burial ground at Talladega Superspeedway,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses aboundAmerican whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goa
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses abound
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
American whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goat, Curse of the Black Sox and Curse of William Penn. Some other lesser known curses include a suspected Native American burial ground at Talladega Superspeedway,... Read more
5 related stories
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses aboundAmerican whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goa
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses abound
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
American whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goat, Curse of the Black Sox and Curse of William Penn. Some other lesser known curses include a suspected Native American burial ground at Talladega Superspeedway,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses aboundAmerican whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goa
Cleveland not alone, outlandish sports curses abound
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
American whammies that include the Curse of the Bambino, Curse of the Billy Goat, Curse of the Black Sox and Curse of William Penn. Some other lesser known curses include a suspected Native American burial ground at Talladega Superspeedway,... Read more
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Philly.com
Phila. makes a bold moveplaces to learn, play, and come together. These efforts promote quality of life
Phila. makes a bold move
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
places to learn, play, and come together. These efforts promote quality of life and economic opportunity for all. The William Penn Foundation has supported early-childhood education and public-space development for decades, but never have we... Read more
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York Daily Record
Revolution take series finale over SomersetIt's Bruce Arians Gnome Giveaway Night at the ballpark, where fans in attendanc
Revolution take series finale over Somerset
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
It's Bruce Arians Gnome Giveaway Night at the ballpark, where fans in attendance will get a figurine in the likeness of the William Penn High School graduate and current head football coach of the NFL's Arizona Cardinals. The Revs will enter... Read more
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Golf Magazine
An Opening-Round Postcard From 'Soakmont'Outside the William Penn Hotel—a nod to the city’s gilded age—USGA executives a
An Opening-Round Postcard From 'Soakmont'
Golf Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
Outside the William Penn Hotel—a nod to the city’s gilded age—USGA executives and FOX talent gathered in the lobby, eagerly anticipating the day. So much of a U.S. Open is anticipation. The greens will be this and the rough will be that and the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Animal Friends seeking toys for military dogsFriends took in pets of soldiers shipped overseas during World War II. The shel
Animal Friends seeking toys for military dogs
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Friends took in pets of soldiers shipped overseas during World War II. The shelter operated out of the basement of the William Penn Hotel, Downtown. After moving to the Strip District, Animal Friends relocated in 2006 to its facility in Ohio... Read more
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TribLIVE
Everyone loves a parade — Downtown ready to celebrate PensWinghart's Burger & Whiskey Bar, which opened in Market Square in 2011. The sa
Everyone loves a parade — Downtown ready to celebrate Pens
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Winghart's Burger & Whiskey Bar, which opened in Market Square in 2011. The same holds true for Downtown hotels. The Omni William Penn, which opened along Grant Street in 1916, has seen its fair share of Pittsburgh championship parades, including... Read more
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York Daily Record
York City programs address outside issues to keep kids in schoolmain goal is to keep kids in school," she said. Communities in Schools runs at
York City programs address outside issues to keep kids in school
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
main goal is to keep kids in school," she said. Communities in Schools runs at Jackson, McKinley and Goode K-8 schools and William Penn Senior High School. Local agencies, including the United Way of York County and the York County Community... Read more
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York Daily Record
Data shows rise in low-income families at York Co. schoolsThere needs to be more attention paid to the myriad ways poverty impacts studen
Data shows rise in low-income families at York Co. schools
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
There needs to be more attention paid to the myriad ways poverty impacts student development." During a recent visit to William Penn Senior High School in York, state education Secretary Pedro Rivera said food security has become a significant... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fanfare: 14th annual Imani Christian Academy GalaAcademy Gala | TribLIVE 14th annual Imani Gala was June 9 at the Omni Willia
Fanfare: 14th annual Imani Christian Academy Gala
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
Academy Gala | TribLIVE 14th annual Imani Gala was June 9 at the Omni William Penn hotel, Downtown. Testimonials and award presentations were part of the gala, which is the year's largest... Read more
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Accounting Today
Firm News – June 10, 2016developed by Junior Achievement to lead the “JA in a Day” program at Webster Hi
Firm News – June 10, 2016
Accounting Today / Posted 17 days ago
developed by Junior Achievement to lead the “JA in a Day” program at Webster Hill. Belfint, Lyons & Shuman CPAs and William Penn High School have partnered to give students an opportunity to experience the public accounting industry through... Read more
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Philly.com
Two activists with ties to PhiladelphiaIn 1864, the Motts and other Friends founded Swarthmore College. Born in Moore
Two activists with ties to Philadelphia
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
In 1864, the Motts and other Friends founded Swarthmore College. Born in Moorestown as a birthright Quaker related to William Penn, Paul graduated from Swarthmore in 1905 and did her graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania. Her... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Pop’s Antiques offers period furnishings and collectiblesday and never get tired of hearing an auctioneer's song. "I wouldn't trade it
Pop’s Antiques offers period furnishings and collectibles
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
day and never get tired of hearing an auctioneer's song. "I wouldn't trade it for the world," he said. Pop's Antiques is located at 4694 William Penn Highway in Mifflintown. Hours are by chance or by appointment. For more information, call 348-56... Read more
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York Daily Record
This week's school news: Free summer lunches and morea second-grader at the school, works in the executive's office. York students
This week's school news: Free summer lunches and more
York Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
a second-grader at the school, works in the executive's office. York students present social action projects Students in William Penn Senior High School's Youth Court Alliance will share the results of their social action projects on June... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown School District moves closer to hiring service for disruptive studentswhich now houses the district's alternative middle school for disruptive studen
Allentown School District moves closer to hiring service for disruptive students
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
which now houses the district's alternative middle school for disruptive students. High school students would be at William Penn, site of the alternative high school for disruptive students. A student would go to Camelot after the district... Read more
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York Daily Record
William Penn graduates 188 studentspeople rushing in and out, sirens around the corner and violence. But the toug
William Penn graduates 188 students
York Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
people rushing in and out, sirens around the corner and violence. But the toughest sound of all, he told his classmates at William Penn Senior High School, was silence. It got quieter when his brother went to jail, and quieter as his mother... Read more
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York Daily Record
The right time for NFL's Flaherty to lead?Iowa. He spent a dozen years with the New York Giants, leading one of the top o
The right time for NFL's Flaherty to lead?
York Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
Iowa. He spent a dozen years with the New York Giants, leading one of the top offensive lines in the NFL. There, he tutored William Penn's Will Beatty into a big-money left tackle. Now he's on to retooling the 49ers' struggling line. But last... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Philadelphia School District recognizes two additional Muslim holidaysthat two Muslim holidays, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, will be added to the dis
Philadelphia School District recognizes two additional Muslim holidays
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 21 days ago
that two Muslim holidays, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, will be added to the district’s official school calendar. “William Penn established Philadelphia as a city for religious freedom,” Jones said. “Today we continue our founder’s creed by... Read more
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TribLIVE
Dining News roundup: IKEA’s Midsummer Smorgasbord, Senti, Blaze Pizza, National Martini Daybe open 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 10 p.m. June 18 and 4 to 8 p.m. June 19. Res
Dining News roundup: IKEA’s Midsummer Smorgasbord, Senti, Blaze Pizza, National Martini Day
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
be open 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 10 p.m. June 18 and 4 to 8 p.m. June 19. Reservations recommended. Blaze Pizza, 3939 William Penn Highway, Monroe‑ville, will officially open with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. June 9. The celebration... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Study: MS birthrates vary seven years by countyto proactive businesses” contribute to a reduced life expectancy. SEE ALSO: De
Study: MS birthrates vary seven years by county
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
to proactive businesses” contribute to a reduced life expectancy. SEE ALSO: Delta counties part of anti-poverty push William Penn, professor of economics and business at Belhaven College, said life expectancy is directly related to... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Police investigate York girl’s suicideBUT HE MET WITH COUNTY JUDGES TO GET THEM ON BOARD. >> RIGHT NOW, YORK CITY POL
Police investigate York girl’s suicide
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 21 days ago
BUT HE MET WITH COUNTY JUDGES TO GET THEM ON BOARD. >> RIGHT NOW, YORK CITY POLICE A 15-YEAR-OLD GIRL. THAT'S ACCORDING TO WILLIAM PENN WORKING WITH DETECTIVES. SHANIA SECHRIST DIED ON MAY 25. HER FATHER TOLD NEWS 8 SHE WROTE IN A SUICIDE NOTE THAT... Read more
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York Daily Record
When life is lostJeremy Long, Lebanon Daily News) An investigation into a student's suicide Po
When life is lost
York Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Jeremy Long, Lebanon Daily News) An investigation into a student's suicide Police continue to investigate the suicide of William Penn Senior High School freshman student Shania Sechrist. David Polk, beloved York College professor, dies On "Rate... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Police search for stolen Honda Accordlookout for a stolen car. A red 1994 Honda Accord sedan was reported stolen tod
Police search for stolen Honda Accord
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 22 days ago
lookout for a stolen car. A red 1994 Honda Accord sedan was reported stolen today from a parking lot in the 2200 block of William Penn Way, in Greenfield Estates. The car was unlocked with an ignition key inside. It was last seen in the parking... Read more
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