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  1. Convicted leader of noted New Jersey crime family dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A convicted leader of a New Jersey crime family long believed to be the model for "The Sopranos" has died. He was 90. Corsentino Home for Funerals says John M. Riggi died Monday at his home in Edison.

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  2. Ukraine argues for US weapons during Pelosi's visit to KievRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Ukrainian security officials have renewed their request for U.S. weapons while meeting with a visiting congressional delegation headed by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi. The United States has provided training and nonlethal aid to Ukraine, but has stopped short of supplying any offensive weapons to the Ukrainian armed forces for their fight against Russian-backed separatists in the east of the country.

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  3. Greencastle's First Friday to sizzle with 'Carnival' themeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Of course, there will be traditional carnival games, from 5 to 8 p.m., such as hoop shots and gone fishing, but there's also much more. The square will be filled with the beautiful voice of Kerensa Grey, who has been called "a dynamic vocalist," singing her way through a variety of jazz, blues, and folk music in her inimitable style.

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  4. Study throws harsh light on inequality in popular moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A new study finds that less than a third of speaking parts in the most popular films from 2007 to 2014 were female. The University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism released a study Wednesday that put Hollywood's on-screen gender and ethnic equality in sharp relief.

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  5. Pennsylvania man waives hearing in fake DUI checkpoint caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A man charged with setting up a fake drunken-driving checkpoint while pretending to be a Pennsylvania state trooper must now stand trial. State troopers from Somerset say 19-year-old Logan Shaulis was drunk when he parked his vehicle diagonally across state Route 601 and set up road flares at about 4 a.m. on May 30. A motorist who stopped says Shaulis claimed he was a trooper with the "drug and alcohol division" and demanded to see a driver's license, registration and insurance papers.

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  6. Pierce Brosnan stopped at airport with knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Pierce Brosnan was reportedly left embarrassed and angry after he was stopped trying to carry a 10-inch hunting knife in a shoulder bag as he boarded a plane in Vermont. After Transportation Security Administration officers confiscated the knife at Burlington International Airport Sunday, the 62-year-old former James Bond was allowed to continue on his journey, Burlington police told the BBC.

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  7. Noodles and Co., Aspen Dental receive support from Chambersburg CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> A Noodles and Co. restaurant and an Aspen Dental outlet are part of a mini-shopping center plan that gained support from Chambersburg Borough's Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday night.

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  8. Franklin County's web design honored in Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The winning websites displayed progressive communication skills, enabling the two counties to enhance ways they conduct county business, according to the award. Franklin County Commissioners on June 4 announced a new website consolidating the main county website, Adult Probation, Department of Emergency Services, Drug Task Force, and the Franklin County Jail websites.

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  9. Hamilton Heights Elementary students will appear tonight on "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Fifth-graders from Chambersburg's Hamilton Heights Elementary School will appear tonight on "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader." In the game show, a group of five students is paired with an adult contestant to answer questions in 10 subject areas at various elementary grade levels.

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