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Owner of no-kill shelter headed to trial
The owner of Molly's Place Rescue is headed to trial on charges she was illegally operating the no-kill animal shelter in Hampden Township, Cumberland County.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Centre Daily Times
Bits of Business | Children's medical facility renovated
The pediatrics unit has new exam rooms, a centralized nurses station, expanded waiting room, staff lounge, physicians work area and more parking.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Man arrested for cashing counterfeit checks
Police said they have arrested a Maryland man who cashed three counterfeit checks at three separate Members 1st Federal Credit Union locations in the Mechanicsburg and Camp Hill area.
Home Instead Senior Care CAREGiver of the Year
CAREGiver of the Year: Linda Morton of Dillsburg has been named CAREGiver of the Year for Home Instead Senior Care, a Mechanicsburg-based service that provides services such as companionship, Alzheimer's care, personal care, meal preparation, assistance walking, mediation reminders, light housekeeping, laundry, shopping and appointments.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Kenneth Barrett, 43, Chambersburg, told police he got a call from a Jason Smith, who told Barrett he had to send a $378 money order that was owed to Cash Advanced, or two sheriff deputies would arrive at his house to arrest him.
The York Daily Record
Puppy burned in Butler Twp. fire needs help
Firefighters give oxygen to a dog rescued from a Butler Township house fire on March 1. Cody, a chihuahua mix puppy that was badly injured during a fire in Butler Township on March 1 , is in need of some help.
12 plays to see in March: 'Diary of Anne Frank,' 'The Fantasticks' and more
Open Stage of Harrisburg's annual production of "The Diary of Anne Frank" will be held at Whitaker Center on March 8. This month alone there are 15 different plays being performed.
Failed Project Developer Sent to Prison
A former Pennsylvania real-estate developer will spend seven years behind bars for fraud and money laundering related to an unfinished $28 million commerce center in the state capital.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
161 years later, New York Times prints correction of Solomon Northup misspelling
The New York Times printed a correction to an article written in 1853 about Solomon Northup, who's memoir was turned into the Oscar-winning film '12 Years a Slave.'
The late Sen. Harold Mowery Jr. remembered as advocate for midstate
Then-Sen. Hal Mowery, R-Cumberland, at the Dickinson School of Law in 2007. DAN GLEITER/THE PATRIOT-NEWS, file Personable and perennially smiling, the late state Sen. Harold "Hal" Mowery Jr. was remembered Tuesday as an advocate for central Pennsylvania, and one who remembered his community roots.
Tip jar stolen from Mechanicsburg restaurant
The jar and the cash inside were taken from the front counter of a restaurant in the 300 block of North York Street at around 1:50 p.m. Monday, police said.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Cumberland Valley to seek second opinion on future building plans
The Cumberland Valley School District will seek a second architectural opinion for a facilities master plan to address capacity issues and projected student enrollment increases.
Tips stolen from Mechanicsburg restaurant
Mechanicsburg police said someone stole the tip jar from a restaurant in the 300 block of North York Street on Monday afternoon.
PennLive's Ultimate Prom Contest ends Thursday. Get your entry in now
Let's face it: Going to your high school prom can be an expensive opportunity, what with the hair, and dress and limo rental and all.
Dark and funny play about Post-9/11 America opens in Mechanicsburg
"The characters represent certain stereotypes in the scheme of human morality. Less than stellar characters say less than stellar things."
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Cumberland County heroin bust takes down 3
A search of a home in Carlisle earlier this week led investigators to the center of Mechanicsburg and to an apartment just three blocks from the police station.
Drug task force seizes heroin, AK-47, framed Scarface photo in raids in Cumberland County
Cumberland County authorities on Thursday morning displayed the drugs and weapons that were seized in raids in West Pennsboro Township and Mechanicsburg.
Developer of failed Harrisburg project gets 7 years in prison
The developer who left Harrisburg with an eyesore when his construction project failed more than five years ago will spend seven years in a federal prison.
Capital Area Transit cancels bus trips again Thursday, board meeting to discuss issues
This week's schedule cuts at Capital Area Transit due to lack of drivers is on the table at today's noon board of directors meeting.