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Abandoned backpack led to theft charges, police say
An Elizabethtown man was arrested after he returned to a Middletown store for a backpack full of stolen snack food, police said.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Police: Man charged in assault of woman with special needs
A Middletown man sexually assaulted a Borough woman with special needs, and then told her "Don't tell anyone, it's our secret," Borough police allege.
Police: Middletown man raped woman with special needs
John Philip Patterson, 43, raped and assaulted the woman in her Middletown home in July, then told her not to tell anyone because it was their secret, police said in a news release Friday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Robbery suspect, two others arrested in Middletown
Brandon Santana-Pittman, 22, was taken into custody Friday at his home in the 100 block of Fisher Avenue by borough police and the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force, Middletown Police Chief Steven Wheeler said in a news release.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
West Middletown house linked to a station on the Underground Railroad
Mike Hixenbaugh shows where there could have been a trap door in the kitchen floor leading to a crawl space used to hide escaped slaves in the house owned by known abolitionist Thomas McKeever in West Middletown.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Crime Stoppers of Dauphin County searching for two fugitives
Crime Stoppers of Dauphin County is searching for Catherine Waters, left, and John Fuller, who are both fugitives.
Delco rail to trail plan still on track
MEDIA The old Chester Creek Branch lines of the Pennsylvania Railroad will one day be open for recreation if plans to build a multiuse trail move forward.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Correction: McDonald's Franchise-Back Wages story
In a headline for a story Feb. 18 about a restaurant being fined for labor violations, The Associated Press erroneously described the restaurant as a McDonald's franchise.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Middletown man faces retail theft, drug charges
A Middletown man initially arrested for retail theft, is also charged with drug possession.
The Lebanon Daily News
Pa. McDonald's franchise to pay $211k in fines
The U.S. Department of Labor says a former McDonald's franchise in central Pennsylvania has agreed to pay about $211,000 in back pay and fines for labor violations that affected 291 employees.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Stop flood insurance rate hikes, Dauphin County commissioners urged
Thomas Germak, who owns several properties in Middletown, told Dauphin County commissioners Wednesday his flood insurance has more than doubled due to the effects of a new federal law.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Winter putting a financial strain on municipalities
There is no business like snow business. This winter it isn't cheap. Area municipalities are already feeling financial strain from the wild weather.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
The York Daily Record
Ron McCoy, a police officer in the armored car when Henry Schaad was...
Ron McCoy, one of the police officers in the armored car when Officer Henry Schaad was shot and killed during the 1969 riots in York, has died at age 75. McCoy, who retired from the department in 1981, was with Schaad in the back of Big Al on July 18, 1969 when the vehicle came under fire.