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State Police searching for man from Carlisle who escaped from Berks-area prison
State Police are looking for Oscar Robinson, also known as 'Tim'. Robinson recently escaped from a corrections center in Berks County.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
PA Media Group staffers react to bold, colorful, wide-open new office space
We're very proud of PA Media Group's new offices and look forward to sharing them with our readers," says Content VP Cate Barron.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Battle brewing in Mechanicsburg over plan to abolish the borough's volunteer recreation board
On the eve of the 150th anniversary of the pivotal Battle of Gettysburg, during which Mechanicsburg was invaded and occupied by Confederate forces, another battle is taking shape in the small Cumberland County community and this one also could be one to remember.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Retaining lawyers as conflict...
Carbon County commissioners on Thursday took steps to save $30,000 to $40,000 annually by retaining three lawyers as conflict counselors in criminal and juvenile matters in county court.
Mechanicsburg woman jailed for attempted burglary
Lauren Elizabeth Brooks, 22, tried to get into a home in the first block of Essex Road in the Cumberland Park development on Tuesday, township police said.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
2 wanted for shoplifting at Mechanicsburg Walmart
Police are attempting to identify two young women wanted in a case of retail theft at the Walmart store near Mechanicsburg.
Decapitated dog found in Adams County lake
Carroll Valley police said the dog, believed to be a beagle, was found by an elderly couple Wednesday morning in Lake Kay.
Gunman robbed Spring Garden convenience store
A robber was armed with a semi-automatic handgun when he demanded money from a York County convenience store early Thursday, police said.
Corbett Joined by Legislators, Businesspeople and Consumers to Discuss Choice and Convenience
Gov. Tom Corbett, along with more than 100 people, including legislators, businesspeople and consumers from around the state, yesterday voiced their support for the consumer choice and convenience that comes with privatization of the state wine and spirits system.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Franklin County area police log
CRASH: Burt K. Bryson, 50, Mechanicsburg, was driving south on York Road when he rear-ended another vehicle at 6:34 a.m. June 5, according to Pennsylvania State Police, Carlisle.
Police searching for suspects in Best Buy robbery, assault
The Best Buy on Carlisle Pike was the scene of a retail theft and assault on Saturday.
Carlisle man sentenced in burglary case
The Carlisle man who pleaded guilty to being involved with a string of burglaries was sentenced to time served Tuesday.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Robbery and assault at Best Buy
On June 8th around 7:30pm, Silver Spring Township Police were dispatched to the Best Buy located at 6414 Carlisle Pike in Mechanicsburg for a report of an active retail theft.
Having 'the talk': When it comes to sex education, its important for parents to keep the dialogue going
Awkward. Uncomfortable. Scarring for life. There are a lot of ways parents imagine how talking to their kids about sex will go.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Police: Silver Spring Township rape report was false
According to Silver Spring Township Police, the June 2nd rape report was false. Police say Cierra Reyes-Benitez of Mechanicsburg has been charged with false reports to law enforcement and unsworn falsification to authorities.
Police: Woman charged after lying about rape in Cumberland County
A woman who lied to authorities about being raped in Silver Spring Township earlier this week was charged Friday with making false reports to law enforcement, police said.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
11 plays to see in June: 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,' 'Not a Tenor' and more
Nathan Meyer, with the help of a colorful costume, takes on the title role in the Fulton Theatre's production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."
2 charged after 4-year-old found wandering street
According to authorities, the 4-year-old was seen alone on Crestview Drive near the Hawk Valley Golf Course at around 3:50 p.m. on June 1. The parents, 23-year-old Amber Serrano and 24-year-old Steven Serrano, both of Denver, were charged with reckless endangerment.
Bicyclist hit by Tractor Trailer in Mechanicsburg
A bicyclist was struck on the 300 block of N. Walnut St, in Mechanicsburg this morning.
Main and Simpson streets repaving project in Mechanicsburg is moving ahead of schedule
The repaving of Main and Simpson streets in Mechanicsburg had all the ingredients for a commuter and resident nightmare: Two busy roads running through a small community.