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  1. Mom charged with endangerment for leaving two young children home aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The 7000 block of Guilford Road is the location of where a mom left her two small children unattended in their home, with the stove on to be used as a heater, while she went to work. She has been charged with endangerment.

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  2. Updated: Missing Royersford woman found safe in PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Upper Providence Police Detective Sgt. Bechtel said Monday that the department had been receiving tips on the missing 20-year-old woman since the story hit the media.

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  3. Sestak: Toomey, GOP reckless in writing letter to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    U.S. Senate hopeful Joe Sestak criticized Republican opponent and incumbent U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey for signing a controversial letter to the Iranian government. In the midst of nuclear negotiations, Toomey and 47 other Senate GOP members signed an open letter to Iran Monday warning government leaders of U.S. Constitutional power to repeal any agreement.

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  4. Students begin using recording studio donated by DrakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A troubled city high school has finally heard the sound of music coming from a recording studio donated by Drake after a monthslong search for a teacher to run it. The Grammy-winning rapper gave $75,000 to help create the space at Strawberry Mansion High School, district officials said. 2 comments

  5. 'Michelangelo of buttocks injections' convicted of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A former madam who bragged of doing black-market "body sculpting" on thousands of women was convicted on Monday of murder in the death of a dancer whose heart stopped after nearly half a gallon of silicone was injected into her buttocks. Padge-Victoria Windslowe's colorful testimony during her Philadelphia trial included claims that she was "the Michelangelo of buttocks injections" and that model Amber Rose was "a walking billboard" for her work.

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  6. Rep Hackett among House Republicans seeking to end Gov. Wolf's death penalty moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Nearly three weeks after Gov. Tom Wolf suspended state executions, House Republicans, including a representative from Delaware County, are seeking to reverse the death penalty moratorium. House Resolution 143, sponsored by Rep. Mike Vereb, R-150, of Montgomery County, is being passed around the House for support.

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  7. Colorful 'body sculptor' due back in murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A Gothic hip-hop artist and former escort service madam has offered a mix of fawning, fiery and flirtatious testimony at her trial in the death of a young London dancer who received illegal buttocks injections. Padge-Victoria Windslowe, who performed in hip hop videos under the name "the Black Madam" and did buttocks enhancements as "Bodies by Lillian," is set to return to the witness stand for a third day on Friday - if the trial resumes after her two-day hospital stay for chest pain and a winter storm.

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  8. Behold the beauty of Bryn Athyn's Glencairn MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Bryn Athyn Cathedral in Montgomery County, Pa., as viewed from the observation tower of Glencairn mansion. MONTGOMERY COUNTY >> Bryn Athyn - located in the bucolic borough of Bryn Athyn in Montgomery County - is a spectacular residence-turned-museum that contains an impressive collection of some of the finest antiquities in the nation.

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  9. Former South Korean dictator's family forfeits $1.2M to USRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Relatives of South Korea's corrupt former dictator agreed Wednesday to forfeit $1.2 million in bribery proceeds laundered in the U.S., federal prosecutors said. With the settlement filed in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles, the U.S. and South Korea have collected $28.7 million in a joint investigation into bribes that ex-President Chun Doo-hwan tried to hide, the Department of Justice said.

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  10. Sestak kicking off 2016 Senate campaign with walk across Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Former Pennsylvania congressman Joe Sestak is walking across the state to kick off his campaign to capture the U.S. Senate seat occupied by Republican Pat Toomey. Sestak announced his candidacy for the 2016 election on Wednesday outside Philadelphia's Independence Hall.

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  11. Trip Talk: Trips and tours through January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Paradise: March 19, "Squabbles" comedy at Rainbow Dinner Theatre; leave 9;15 a.m., return 5 p.m.; by Franklin County AARP 2287, Esther Wagner at 709-2831. Philadelphia: March 22, Barnes Foundation Art Museum and Brandywine River Art Museum ; $85; buy your own breakfast and lunch, available in both museums; by Franklin County Art Alliance, download form at bit.ly/1EXmWCx or call Karen Papouschek at 264-3138.

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  12. Survivor testifies about 2 friends stabbed, bound, drownedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A man who survived being beaten, bound, stabbed in the neck and kicked into the Schuylkill River took the stand in a hearing Tuesday and described the night his two friends lost their lives. Tam Voong, 20, said he used a submerged rock to cut his wrist ties and crawled up the riverbank on Kelly Drive to get help.

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  13. Pennsylvania high court takes up Wolf's death penalty moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A Supreme Court order issued Tuesday granted the request by Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams to review the policy announced by the governor last month. The court says it won't expedite the case.

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  14. Democrat Joe Sestak to kick off 2016 campaign for U.S. Senate this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Former U.S. Rep. Joe Sestak, D-7 of Edgmont, will kick off his second campaign for the United States Senate this week in Philadelphia. Sestak, the former Navy admiral and onetime Congressman from Edgmont, plans to kick off his campaign Wednesday on the front steps of Independence Hall in Philadelphia.

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  15. D.A.: Philly man, posing as an attorney, steals $1,300 from 'client'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    MEDIA >> A man was at the Delaware County Courthouse last year to face charges in an assault case from Chester when he posed as an attorney and took off with $1,300 from a woman seeking counsel for her boyfriend, according to new charges filed the Delaware County District Attorney's Office. Kyle A. Arnold, 42, of the 6000 block of Old York Road in Philadelphia, now behind bars at the county prison charged with theft by unlawful taking, theft by deception and receiving stolen property, Delaware County District Attorney Jack Whelan announced Friday.

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  16. Pa. Senate prepares to debate virtues of House's liquor privatization billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Democratic Sens. Daylin Leach and Anthony H. Williams oppose eliminating the state-run liquor stores, saying there's no added benefit for taxpayers to sell a money-making asset. HARRISBURG >> Debate over modernizing or privatizing the state's liquor operation continues as arguments are batted around party lines in Harrisburg.

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  17. Walton Farm students get a lesson in survival from Holocaust survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Holocaust survivor Ilse Lindemeyer shows students the locket her grandmother gave her the day she left for England May 24, 1939. Sixth-grade students at Walton Farm Elementary School surround Holocaust survivor Ilse Lindemeyer.

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  18. Lights, camera, blossom! Disney films inspire floral fantasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Floral and garden designers are paying homage to Disney and Pixar films at the Philadelphia Flower Show, which opens Saturday with the theme "Celebrate the Movies." Meticulously landscaped exhibits have been inspired by more than a dozen features, from "Frozen" and "Finding Nemo" to "Cars" and "Cinderella."

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  19. Malls remain vigilant over terrorist threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Black Friday shoppers use the crosswalk between the Plaza and the Court at the King of Prussia Mall in this 2013 photo. In the wake of a terrorism threat made over the weekend, malls in the area say they already make security a top priority.

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  20. Pennsylvania AG says judge should be taken off her leak caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The judge who supervised a grand jury that recommended charges against Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane in a leak investigation has shown bias and should be removed from any future proceedings in the matter, her lawyers argued Monday in a court filing. Montgomery County Judge William Carpenter demonstrated personal animosity toward Kane in a 28-page filing he made last week, her legal team argued in its memorandum to the state Supreme Court.

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