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11 hrs ago | PennLive.com
Two adults are facing felony charges of arson and criminal mischief after state police said they intentionally set fire to a sports utility vehicle in Elizabeth Township.
13 hrs ago | ABC 27
A body recovered from the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County is that of a drowning victim, but authorities have not positively identified the man.
13 hrs ago | ABC 27
A Lititz man caused about $300 in damage to a Lancaster County police station following his arrest on assault charges, according to police.
18 hrs ago | The Ephrata Review
A push by the Library System of Lancaster County to allow countywide fundraising has created a rift among local libraries.
20 hrs ago | National Provisioner
JBS USA has opened a 12,000 square-foot buying station in Denver, Pa. According to LancasterOnline.com , the company is leasing space where Goods Livestock buys hogs and operates a livestock truck wash.
A 29-year-old Lancaster County man has been arrested for setting a Chester County building on fire and spray-painting it with racist graffiti more than a year ago.
A boater made a grisly discovery Tuesday afternoon when a body was found in the Susquehanna River near Long Level Marina.
Anthony Marcus Davis, 29, of Harrisburg, who is serving 20-1/2 to 40 years for the 2005 kidnapping of a Pennsylvania family, was accused of soliciting a former cellmate to carry out the crime, Dauphin County District Attorney Edward Marsico said.
It's that Old World charm of the Amish that draws 8 million tourists - and $1.9 billion - each year to Pennsylvania's Lancaster County, home of the nation's largest Amish community of 31,000.
Police are on the hunt for the man who robbed the occupants of an Amish horse-and-buggy at gunpoint.
The fugitives, who are all U.S. citizens, were arrested upon their arrival on Sunday aboard a flight from Cancun, Mexico.
No well-meaning person, or candidate for re-election, wants to be seen as failing to speak out against bigotry.
Police in Lancaster county say the second suspect of the Trolley Stop diner and Country Meadows restaurant on Hershey Road surrendered to police on August 15th.
The search for a canoeist who went into the Susquehanna River during a boating accident Sunday afternoon continued for the second day in Lancaster County.
State police said an armed robber got away with only $11 after a hold-up in Leacock Township in Lancaster County earlier Monday.
Elizabethtown police have charged a Lancaster County man with indecently assaulting a mentally and physically disabled woman who was in his care.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 12:20 pm
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