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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania is located in Columbia County. Zip codes in Bloomsburg, PA include 17815. The median home price in Bloomsburg is $139,000 which is roughly $67/per square foot. More Bloomsburg information.

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Bridal Shop Bullied For Not Participating in Lesbian WeddingCNS

The Christian owners of a bridal boutique in Pennsylvania who refused to make wedding gowns for two lesbians and bridesmaids dresses for their cross-dressing groomsmen were bullied for sticking to their religious beliefs.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

NJ.com

Nazareth school board taps expert to determine fault of leaky windows

The Nazareth Area School District has hired a consultant to determine if the manufacturer or installer was at fault when windows were put in at Nazareth Intermediate School.

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The Missoula Independent Online

Why you shouldn't force bathroom doors open

Curses, Foiled AgainPolice in Bloomsburg, Pa., arrested Jacob Close, 25, for jumping bail after he took part in the local newspaper's "Your Opinion" feature and allowed his photo to be published.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

American Reporter

Panama's Boom Belies One of World's Worst Education Systems

For most Americans, the only significance of Labor Day is that it concludes a three day weekend.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

American Reporter

Panama's Boom Belies One of World's Worst Education Systems

For most Americans, the only significance of Labor Day is that it concludes a three day weekend.

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ABC News

Gun Show Vendor Seeks Probation for Shooting

Forty-four-year-old Geoffrey Hawk faces a simple assault charge. The Press Enterprise reports he waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday.

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ThinkProgress

Pennsylvania Bakery Latest To Refuse Service To Same-Sex Couple

For at least the third time since marriage equality arrived in Pennsylvania, a wedding vendor has refused service to a same-sex couple.

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Philadelphia Gay News

Bridal store under fire for refusing lesbian couple

A bridal store in Bloomsburg denied services to a same-sex couple last week. Outrage sparked online after a woman shared a Facebook post saying she and her partner were discriminated against by W-W Bridal Boutique, 601 Market St. in Bloomsburg.

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The News Item

Police: Heroin found on man accused of threatening to kill stranger

A Mount Carmel man said he was looking for his friend when he followed a Jeep onto a private driveway Monday night and allegedly threatened to kill someone, according to Locust Township police.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Media Matters for America

Breitbart Attacks "Lesbian Bridezillas" For Opposing Anti-Gay Discrimination

Breitbart.com criticized a Pennsylvania couple that was refused wedding gowns by a bridal shop owner on religious grounds, assailing the "lesbian bridezillas" for writing about their experience on Facebook.

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WNEP-TV Moosic

Police Seek to Identify Coin Thief

According to officers, the man in the picture took several hundred dollars from washers and dryers at the Wash and Shop Laundry in the Market Street Plaza in Bloomsburg.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

WNEP-TV Moosic

Bloomsburg May Consider Same-Sex Discrimination Ban

Council members in Bloomsburg are considering a possible ordinance that would prohibit businesses from discriminating against customers based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Family Research Council

Bride Brawl Lifts the Veil on Left's Agenda

At W.W. Bridal Boutique, it isn't unusual to see two women shopping for wedding dresses.

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Switched

Pennsylvania's W.W. Bridal Boutique Under Fire For Reportedly Turning Away Lesbian Brides-To-Be

A Pennsylvania bridal salon is feeling the heat after reportedly turning away a lesbian couple who were seeking wedding gowns.

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American Reporter

Panama's Boom Belies One of World's Worst Education Systems

For most Americans, the only significance of Labor Day is that it concludes a three day weekend.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Towleroad

Pennsylvania Bridal Shop Refuses to Sell Wedding Gown to Lesbian Couple: VIDEO

A bridal store in Columbia County, Pennsylvania is under fire for turning away a lesbian couple looking to buy wedding gowns, the AP reports : W.W. Bridal Boutique owner Victoria Miller tells the newspaper that "providing those two girls dresses for a sanctified marriage would break God'slaw."

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

CNN

Bridal Store Denies Same Sex Couple Gowns in Pennsylvania

A Facebook post is getting a lot of attention after a same-sex couple was denied service at a bridal store in Bloomsburg.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Erie Times News

In Brief: Pennsylvania shop refuses bridal gowns for same-sex couple

W.W. Bridal Boutique owner Victoria Miller said "providing those two girls dresses for a sanctified marriage would break God's law."

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Post-gazette.com

Refusal to sell wedding gowns to lesbian couple stirs debate in Bloomsburg

A bridal store's refusal to sell wedding gowns to a same-sex couple is stirring debate in central Pennsylvania.

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Danville News

Montour-Delong Fair: Can the Monster Beef be tamed?

How many half-pound Monster Beef sandwiches can you eat? In 15 minutes that is. For the first time, the Great Monster Beef Challenge is coming to the Montour-DeLong Community Fair.

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