Archive: February, 2009
The Associated Press reports:
CONESTOGA, Pa. - Turkey Hill Dairy is voluntarily recalling one of its ice cream flavors because it contains peanut from a Texas facility that health officials have linked to salmonella contamination.
Another chunk of metal that fell from the sky has turned out to have come from a woodchipper, not outer space.
“Mystery solved,” Police Sergeant Gil Cerda said in reporting that a machine reducing a nearby tree to mulch was the source of the metal chunk that bombarded a home in Dallas.
Ever since Feb. 15, when two satellites collided over Siberia, suspicion has fallen on space junk whenever a piece of metal mysteriously lands somewhere and is found to not have come from an airplane.
A suspect in a Coateville area arson is slated to appear in federal court today for a probable cause hearing.
Mark Gilliam. 19. a wannabe firefighter, is charged with attempted arson at a restaurant in Thorndale.
Gilliam is a friend of Roger Barlow Jr., 19, of Downingtown, who is charged with setting nine fires around Coatesville.