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  1. Robotic device helps paralyzed groom walk aisleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since an accident three years ago, but that didn't stop him from walking down the aisle. Ficarra was able to stand and walk during the wedding ceremony in suburban Syracuse Saturday with the help of a battery-powered robotic exoskeleton called an Ekso.


  2. York and Hanover Buffalo Wild Wings, other locations will participate ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants in York and Hanover will donate 10 percent of sales earned on Wednesday, Oct. 22 to help a Pennsylvania Olympic hopeful who had to undergo a liver transplant. A news release from the National Foundation for Transplants said that the athlete, Jacob Calhoun, of Allentown, was competing in the U.S. wrestling world team trials in June when dehydration and heat stroke led to liver failure and other acute medical problems, requiring a liver transplant.


  3. Police ambush suspect manhunt upends daily lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Tara Knichel went out to pick up a pizza and didn't get home until 24 hours later. Lukasz Drozdzewski lost a day's pay because he couldn't leave his home to go to work.


  4. 5 killed in Pennsylvania car crash, including kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Evening Sun

    The crash happened Saturday on Route 115 in Effort, in Monroe County, about 35 miles north of Allentown. It's the same county where authorities are searching for the suspect in last week's deadly ambush at a state police barracks.


  5. Ailing Cher postpones tour stops in NY, NHRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Evening Sun

    A Monday news release says the singer has been diagnosed with an acute viral infection and has rescheduled opening stops on the second leg of her Dressed to Kill Tour this week in Albany, New York, and Manchester, New Hampshire. Doctors diagnosed Cher with the infection over the weekend in Los Angeles and have ordered bed rest for several days.


  6. Huge utility line upgrade faces oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Evening Sun

    One of the biggest new electric transmission line proposals in decades is turning into a debate over fracking, renewable energy and the future of an aging energy grid.


  7. Two men arrested; allegedly stole from several WalmartsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Two men were arrested June 4 and more than $7,000 worth of stolen merchandise was recovered from their rental vehicle, according to a West Manheim Township Police Facebook post.


  8. Arlington marks 150th anniversary of first burialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Generations of descendants of the first soldier laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery commemorated the burial's 150th anniversary at a wreath-laying ceremony Tuesday.


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