Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Breaking News

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Their classmates may be at the pool or on the beach this summer, but seven Hill School students plan to be in Turkey, volunteering at a Syrian refugee camp.
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EXTON The Chester County Food Bank is expected to celebrate a new Fresh2You Mobile Market with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. June 12 at the Food Bank, 650 Pennsylvania Dr.
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As Camden County seeks to expand its police force beyond the city of Camden, the only place it patrols now, a hurdle has emerged: Most of the county's 36 other municipalities want no part of it.
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BEACH HAVEN, N.J. - Steve Webb and his family didn't arrive on Long Beach Island until Sunday night, having attended their son's graduation at Elon University, in North Carolina, over the weekend.
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DELAWARE COUNTY Lansdowne Theater may apply for liquor license LANSDOWNE The effort to restore and reopen the Lansdowne Theater got a boost last Tuesday when residents voted overwhelmingly to grant liquor licenses to performing arts facilities in Lansdowne.
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY Sunday concert series to feature variety of acts NORRISTOWN The Norristown Sunday-night summer concert series will feature a wide variety of performers this year.
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A 2014 federal audit of 20 government-subsidized child-care facilities in Pennsylvania found 17 of them had serious health and safety hazards, administrative violations, or performed incomplete background checks.
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To make sure contractors paid their fines for minor violations at construction sites, the Department of Licenses and Inspections instituted an idea in July 2013 called "the hold."
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It was the first time a former prisoner of war had delivered the Memorial Day keynote address at the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans monument. But Ralph W. Galati did not want it to be about himself.
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BUCKS COUNTY Agency gives grants to 31 nonprofits DOYLESTOWN Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency of the county, recently announced the recipients of the 2015 spring tourism grants.
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When rescue workers arrived at the site of a Sept. 12, 2008, crash of a passenger rail train in Chatsworth, Calif., they encountered a scene of devastation and despair.
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A 19-year-old man was shot to death in the Elmwood neighborhood of Philadelphia Monday night, according to the police. Officials said the man was shot at 10:09 p.m. on the 6400 block of Elmwood Avenue and taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 10:30 p.m.