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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Real news town halland The Washington Post revealed that Rep. Tom Marino had championed a bill tha
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
and The Washington Post revealed that Rep. Tom Marino had championed a bill that had hindered drug enforcement, the Lycoming County Republican blamed the media that had exposed the law’s impact. The law made it difficult for the Drug... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State cleans up federal drug messof powerful prescription opioid painkillers onto the black market. Marino, the
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 hours ago
of powerful prescription opioid painkillers onto the black market. Marino, the 10th Congressional District Republican from Lycoming County, withdrew from consideration to be the national “drug czar” last week. A “60 Minutes”/Washington Post exposé... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Prescription bill slows opioid flowof powerful prescription opioid painkillers onto the black market. Marino, the
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
of powerful prescription opioid painkillers onto the black market. Marino, the 10th Congressional District Republican from Lycoming County, withdrew from consideration to be the national “drug czar” this week. A “60 Minutes”/Washington Post exposé... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Red Cross regional CEO works with volunteers in disaster-struck areasShe is the seventh person from Lycoming County to be deployed to help with disa
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
She is the seventh person from Lycoming County to be deployed to help with disaster relief due to the current disasters, joining six other ARC volunteers. From Lycoming County, Gayle Peters-Coates, Jinny Borek and Diane McGinnis were deployed to... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Area police to ramp up DUI enforcementAs a part of the Lycoming County DUI Task Force, local police departments will
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
As a part of the Lycoming County DUI Task Force, local police departments will be sending extra patrols throughout the county in response to the upcoming Halloween weekend. “The Enforcement is for visibility. For people to see an increased police... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
City police: Man had stolen handgunof carrying a firearm without a license, resisting arrest, receiving stolen pro
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of carrying a firearm without a license, resisting arrest, receiving stolen property, escape and disorderly conduct, Barnes was committed to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of $300,000 bail.Police, Fire & CourtArea police to ramp up DUI enforcem... Read more
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Philly.com
Victims of opioid overdoses stack up at coroners, costing taxpayers dearlyare feeling the unexpected brunt of opioid deaths the hardest. “It’s a mess,”
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
are feeling the unexpected brunt of opioid deaths the hardest. “It’s a mess,” said Chuck Kiessling, coroner for Lycoming County in north central Pennsylvania. He believes the opioid crisis has yet to peak. “It’s going to get worse over... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Appoint pro as drug czarTrump should take a different approach to naming the next “drug czar.” Marino,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Trump should take a different approach to naming the next “drug czar.” Marino, Trump’s nominee and a Republican from Lycoming County, withdrew his name from consideration Tuesday. CBS News’ “60 Minutes” and The Washington Post revealed that... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Next ‘czar’ needs focusDonald Trump should take a different approach to naming the next “drug czar.”
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Donald Trump should take a different approach to naming the next “drug czar.” Marino, Trump’s nominee and Republican from Lycoming County, withdrew his name from consideration Tuesday. CBS News’ “60 Minutes” and The Washington Post revealed that... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Girl struck by car in South Sidewere available.Police, Fire & CourtCountywide police activities Following are
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
were available.Police, Fire & CourtCountywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...Police: Muncy area man rapes girl, 12, after meeting through... Read more
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The Express-Times
Why it's costing 129 percent more to hunt pheasants in Pennsylvaniathe commission closed two pheasant farms this year, Western Game Farm in Crawfo
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
the commission closed two pheasant farms this year, Western Game Farm in Crawford County and the Northcentral Game Farm in Lycoming County. Two pheasant farms continue to operate: Loyalsock Game Farm in Lycoming County and the Southwest Game Farm... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
No drug for legislative malpracticepandering in which “60 Minutes” and The Washington Post recently caught Rep. To
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
pandering in which “60 Minutes” and The Washington Post recently caught Rep. Tom Marino, the 10th District Republican from Lycoming County. But there is a cure — term limits. Marino withdrew his name Tuesday from consideration to head the National... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Limit terms, addiction to fundraisingpandering in which “60 Minutes” and The Washington Post recently caught Rep. To
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
pandering in which “60 Minutes” and The Washington Post recently caught Rep. Tom Marino, the 10th District Republican from Lycoming County. But there is a cure — term limits. Marino withdrew his name Tuesday from consideration to head the National... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Marino withdrawal from drug czar post leaves future in doubtnext week against the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic, the president couldn’t af
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
next week against the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic, the president couldn’t afford to have the Republican congressman from Lycoming County as his drug czar, despite Marino’s early support for his presidential candidacy. Not when many who watched... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Marino withdrawal from drug czar post leaves future uncertainnext week against the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic, the president couldn’t af
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
next week against the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic, the president couldn’t afford to have the Republican congressman from Lycoming County as his drug czar, despite Marino’s early support for his presidential candidacy. Not when many who watched... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man assaulted by rabble of teenagers in the city, police saywho was involved in a brutal assault last week in Newberry that left a man with
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
who was involved in a brutal assault last week in Newberry that left a man with several broken ribs and a concussion. The Lycoming County commissioners will consider awarding an engineering services bid Thursday to RK Webster, of ...School board... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Gunshots heard in cityagainst Saladin B. Brown, 18, of 383 W. Third St., according to court ...Police
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
against Saladin B. Brown, 18, of 383 W. Third St., according to court ...Police searching for Muncy manCountywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Eme... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Penn College job fair sells outMachinery booth during the job fair on Tuesday.COMMENTSTop NewsCounty to award
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Machinery booth during the job fair on Tuesday.COMMENTSTop NewsCounty to award contract to elevate residences The Lycoming County commissioners will consider awarding an engineering services bid Thursday to RK Webster, of ...School board... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Trump: Drug czar nominee Tom Marino is withdrawing after Washington Post/'60 minutes' investigationfor the Middle District of Pennsylvania during the Bush administration and prev
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
for the Middle District of Pennsylvania during the Bush administration and previously served as district attorney for Lycoming County, which encompasses Williamsport. Marino hadn't been making plans for reelection and it wasn't clear Tuesday... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Trump’s drug czar nominee tied to drug industry’s triumph over the DEArelease announcing its enactment. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
release announcing its enactment. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wrong record for ‘drug czar’the industry. Amid that backdrop, it is especially disconcerting that U.S. Rep
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
the industry. Amid that backdrop, it is especially disconcerting that U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, a Republican from Lycoming County who represents the 10th Congressional District, including northwest Lackawanna County, is one of two... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribunerelease announcing its enactment. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
release announcing its enactment. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
2 bridges replaced in Lycoming CountyCreek, were reopened on Friday as a part of the state Department of Transportat
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Creek, were reopened on Friday as a part of the state Department of Transportation’s Rapid Bridge Replacement Project. The Lycoming County commissioners have announced public outreach meeting dates at which community members can learn ...Technology... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Former homeless man claims agency saved him from a slow death on streetsreenter society with a new hope, according to Noble. Alter is one of several e
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
reenter society with a new hope, according to Noble. Alter is one of several examples of how agencies assist the homeless and the working poor in Lycoming County, the coalition reported. COMMENTSTop NewsLocal outreach meetings set for budget re... Read more
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The Morning Call
West Virginia senator calls for Pennsylvania Congressman Tom Marino's drug czar nomination to be withdrawnWhen Republican Congressman Tom Marino appeared in his native Williamsport, Lyc
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
When Republican Congressman Tom Marino appeared in his native Williamsport, Lycoming County, before a bipartisan state panel examining the opioid epidemic that was killing 13 Pennsylvanians a day, the former prosecutor was hailed as a drug fighter... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
How drug companies triumphed over the DEA in 2016 and kept opioids...feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues t
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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The Mercury News
How the drug industry got the best of the DEAfeeding frenzy,” the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues t
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
feeding frenzy,” the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The drug industry's triumph over the DEAfeeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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Philly.com
How the drug industry derailed the DEA's war on painkillersfeeding frenzy,” the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues t
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
feeding frenzy,” the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
The drug industry's triumph over the DEAfeeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues t
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'16 law took away DEA's top opioid-fighting toolbelt." Since 2014, the year Marino first introduced his bill, 106 people have
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
belt." Since 2014, the year Marino first introduced his bill, 106 people have died of opioid overdoses in his district, Lycoming County, Pa. Over six days this summer, 53 people in the county overdosed on opioids. Three of them... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
LEGISLATIVE TALLY: County approves CDBG funds, House votes in favor of whistleblower protectionfor Pennsylvania Department of Transportation to decide on the matter and may k
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
for Pennsylvania Department of Transportation to decide on the matter and may know the decision in about six weeks. • The Lycoming County commissioners approved the final applications for the Community Development Block Grant and state Housing... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
CCC camps helped families overcome economic hardships stemming from the Great Depression“I got $5 a month to spend at the canteen, where we could go buy candy and stuf
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
“I got $5 a month to spend at the canteen, where we could go buy candy and stuff. The rest went home to my mother.” In Lycoming County, camps were located in Slate Run, Cammal, Elimsport, Waterville, Bodines, Montoursville and other... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Family restores Studebaker in memory of its patriarch, donates vehicle to museumrecently donated one of those automobiles — a 1926 Studebaker five-passenger se
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
recently donated one of those automobiles — a 1926 Studebaker five-passenger sedan — to the Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society. The vehicle was restored by Fred Messner, who was James’ father. It is on display in the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
The drug industry's triumph over the DEAfeeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues t
The Register Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
feeding frenzy," the lawsuit says. Marino, now in his fourth term, continues to represent northeastern Pennsylvania and Lycoming County, population 116,000. His nomination as drug czar, which would put him in charge of the White House Office of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man robs city storecourt ...Police searching for Muncy manCountywide police activities Following
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
court ...Police searching for Muncy manCountywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...City man indicted on heroin, ammo charges in US court A city man was... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Parade of Queens celebrates Fall Foliage Festivalsouthbound structure over the West Fourth Street off-ramp in ...MS4 coalition r
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
southbound structure over the West Fourth Street off-ramp in ...MS4 coalition reorganizing What formerly was known as the Lycoming County Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Coalition, or MS4, has been ...Trump’s speech inflames tension between... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Charges against city man withdrawnp.m. ...Police searching for Muncy manCountywide police activities Following a
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
p.m. ...Police searching for Muncy manCountywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...City man indicted on heroin, ammo charges in US court A city man was... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
People in businessWilliamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce, Hope Enterprises, and AAA North Penn
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce, Hope Enterprises, and AAA North Penn while also serving as the chairman of the Lycoming County Visitor’s Bureau. Since 1998, he has volunteered as a public address announcer for the Little League World... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man accused of hit and run of Amish family waives hearing, proceeds to courtfront end damage on Cranmer’s truck that led police to his home. At the time o
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
front end damage on Cranmer’s truck that led police to his home. At the time of his arraignment, Cranmer was jailed in the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of $200,000 bail. After waiving his preliminary hearing, his attorney asked for bail to be... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
City man indicted on heroin, ammo charges in US courtsold heroin on Jan. 9 and Jan. 15, 2015, and possessed with the intent to distr
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
sold heroin on Jan. 9 and Jan. 15, 2015, and possessed with the intent to distribute crack cocaine and heroin on Jan. 16 in Lycoming County, according to U.S. Attorney for the Middle District Bruce Brandler. The indictment also alleges that Handy... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Free-range fowl on the chopping blockfield-dressed them and got them ready to be given to the needy,” Boyer said. S
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
field-dressed them and got them ready to be given to the needy,” Boyer said. Sean McMonagle, a humane officer with the Lycoming County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, said he received a telephone call from a woman about... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
7 people charged with DUI in countysent a summons to appear before a district judge. • Brandi L. Mayes, 43, of 15
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
sent a summons to appear before a district judge. • Brandi L. Mayes, 43, of 1510 Grimesville Road; state police; two charges of DUI on Campbell Street on July 8; jailed in lieu of $3,500 bail.Police, Fire & Court27 sentenced in Lycoming County c... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activitiesFourth Street, Williamsport. 11:05 p.m., disturbance, 300 block of Locust Stre
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Fourth Street, Williamsport. 11:05 p.m., disturbance, 300 block of Locust Street, Williamsport. 11:57 p.m., harassment by communications, 1200 block of Allegheny Street, Jersey Shore Borough.Police, Fire & Court27 sentenced in Lycoming County c... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Transportation study group mulls 1-way traffic for streetwith easier and more accessible information online. The SEDA-Council of Govern
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
with easier and more accessible information online. The SEDA-Council of Governments, or SEDA-COG, has partnered with Lycoming County to do a federally required planned called a Coordinated Human Services Transportation Plan. “What that does... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
McElhattan man reported missingreports the man has been struggling with severe depression for about six months
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
reports the man has been struggling with severe depression for about six months. Anyone with information is asked to call state police at Lamar at 570-726-6000 or Benjamin at 570-367-1638.Police, Fire & Court27 sentenced in Lycoming Coun... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Marie D. CaryOct 11, 2017 , 95, of Westfield, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. The Loyalsock Tow
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Oct 11, 2017 , 95, of Westfield, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. The Loyalsock Township supervisors paired with Lycoming County Tuesday in an ongoing flood mitigation plan allowing ...PennDOT secretary applauds thruway projectFirm behind... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Judge throws out case for lack of evidencerecords. Those charged and the ...Countywide police activities Following are c
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
records. Those charged and the ...Countywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...8 accused of drug-related crimes Eight people have been charged with... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Water bottles aid in anti-drug education“Be Smart, Don’t Start.” Nearly 20,000 of the bottles have been distributed in
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
“Be Smart, Don’t Start.” Nearly 20,000 of the bottles have been distributed in Ohio, and Rake wanted to bring them to Lycoming County. “I said, ‘Someone should promote this educational program to all youth here,’ “ said Rake, who learned... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
South Side moves to offer exemptions to Matthews Boulevard parkingmeeting, solicitor Joseph F. Orso III announced that the state attorney general
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
meeting, solicitor Joseph F. Orso III announced that the state attorney general’s office soon will file paperwork in Lycoming County court to seek the dissolution of Independent Fire Co. because it was not willing to merge with the other two... Read more
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