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  1. Philly schools consider universal enrollment modelRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    When it's time to enroll in school in Philadelphia, students face a bewildering array of choices: Neighborhood public school? Cyber school? Charter? Private or religious school? What about a specialty district school focused on science? Performing arts? International affairs? Then, applying for admission can entail reams of red tape.

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  2. 65K in Pa. remain without power after stormRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The number of customers without power in Pennsylvania has fallen to about 65,000 after peaking at 849,000 following a midweek snow and ice storm Utility crews have been gradually restoring power since the Wednesday storm knocked down trees and snapped power lines primarily in the Philadelphia area.

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  3. in Brief: Community notesRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Mercersburg Academy competed in the National Squash Tournament at Drexel University on Saturday and went 1-2, dropping matches to Rye 4-3 and Episcopal 6-1, and beating Riverdale 5-2.

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  4. 170,000 customers in Pa., Md. still without powerRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    About 170,000 customers remain without power in Pennsylvania and Maryland days after a winter storm coated trees and electrical lines with ice.

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  5. Utility crews working to power up Pa., Md.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Utility crews labored around the clock for yet another day Saturday, working to restore electricity to the nearly 175,000 customers in Pennsylvania and Maryland still without power following an early week ice storm.

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  6. Mass. slaying suspect caught in PhiladelphiaRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A man suspected of pulling the trigger in a November drug-related slaying in Massachusetts was captured in Philadelphia, law enforcement authorities said Friday.

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  7. Ice storm's wake leaves power customers in darkRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    In this Feb. 5, 2014, a man inspects an ice covered downed tree that took out an utility line and landed atop a minivan, after a winter storm in Philadelphia.

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  8. Lawyer's nomination for Justice post draws fireRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The nomination of a civil-rights lawyer to a top federal post is receiving an angry reception from some top Pennsylvania officials.

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  9. Power slowly returning to the 849K left in darkRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Utility crews have been working through the night to try to restore power to customers following an ice storm that left more than 849,000 Pennsylvania households and businesses without electricity.

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  10. Storm leaves hundreds of thousands in the darkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Dave Dixon and his wife are bunking with friends after losing power in a snow-and-ice storm that caused more than a million U.S. outages - the vast majority of them in a single state, Pennsylvania.

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  11. Temple, Rhule sign secondary supportRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The second-year Temple coach announced he had signed 25 players to national letters of intent on Wednesday and eight of them are defensive backs.

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  12. 5 things to know for Wednesday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday: PECO was reporting more than 100,000 customers without power in the five-county Philadelphia region, most of them in suburban counties.

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  13. PennDOT says it's been helping with salt shortagesRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has supplied about 6,000 tons of road salt to municipalities that have run short this winter, as a series of storms have put the material in high demand.

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  14. Pa. governor candidates to discuss issues at forumRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Several Democrats running to be the next governor of Pennsylvania will answer questions about jobs, innovation and economic development at a candidates forum.

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  15. Storm heads to Midwest as East Coast digs outRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Just as the East Coast dug out from a canopy of wet, heavy snow that again shut schools and emptied workplaces, another hit was expected to sock the Midwest.

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  16. 2nd Philly man convicted of setting cat on fireRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A second man has been convicted of animal cruelty and related counts for setting a cat on fire in Philadelphia.

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  17. 5 things to know for Monday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday: The western Pennsylvania rodent on Sunday "predicted" six more weeks of winter, and that's what's hitting the Philadelphia region and most of the western part of the state.

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  18. Winter storm takes aim at East, closes schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Some schools are closing in parts of Ohio, the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast as another winter storm bears down on the eastern U.S. a day after temperatures soared into the 50s.

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  19. Woman killed during rubbery outside Philly clubRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Authorities in Philadelphia are warning women to take precautions following a shooting death outside a west Philadelphia club, one of several violent robberies in recent weeks.

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  20. Pa. braces for more snow, messy commuteRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A day after Punxsutawney Phil forecast six more weeks of winter, Pennsylvania is bracing for a winter storm that could make a mess out of both the morning and evening commutes.

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