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Rare Magna Carta document could find home in Lancaster
R. Graham Allen MP, chairman of the reform committee looking into a new Magna Carta, with David Morris MP and Prof Robert Blackburn.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Bandstand unveiled in Happy Mount vision
Sharon, Sean and Chloe Potts enjoy a Mad Hatters tea party with Alice and the Mad Hatter at Happy Mount Park last year.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
From the Guardian files
Striking local government workers again brought public services to a halt throughout the district with the exception of rubbish collection.
West End park revamp begins
One of the three bowling greens and the old tennis courts are being replaced with a brand new play area in the first phase of a plan to transform the West End park.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Second arrest in deadly Lancaster shooting
Police make a second arrest in a deadly shooting in Lancaster City. Domonique Boyer, 27, died from a gunshot wound he suffered on May 31 during a fight in the area of the 100 block East Chestnut Street and North Cherry Street.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
'White elephant' project on the cards
A controversial project to build a 50-berth marina along with a hotel in Carnforth is set to be given the green light.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Big stink after bins left to moulder for month
Outraged residents have slammed Lancaster City Council for refusing to catch up on bin collections missed after a one-day strike.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
City supports study of Sugar Grove's water use options
Sugar Grove's study into meeting future water needs got some additional help Monday from the city it might end up buying water from.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Registration opens for Lancaster schools' Jump Start program
"The Jump Start program allows our youngest students the chance to acclimate to their classroom, so that once the school year begins, they will have the best chance of succeeding."
Police: teen shot by officer after displaying gun
An 18-year-old is recovering from a gunshot wound to the buttocks following a police-involved shooting in Lancaster Friday night.
COLUMN: Let's get around the table and talk festivals
DAVID BRAYSHAW writes...I'm frowning as I write this week's column as I believe that Morecambe's potential revival is on the brink of collapse.
Officer involved shooting in Lancaster City
An unidentified teenager suffers a non-life threatening gunshot wound in a police involved a police involved shooting in Lancaster City.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
City centre paving is the same as Trafalgar Square
Claims that the new paving in Lancaster city centre already looks "filthy" and is a waste of money have been challenged by the city council.
A 17m grant to launch new science park
A new "innovation campus" that could create up to 2,000 jobs and give a huge boost to the city's economy has been revealed by Lancaster University.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Grants available for sidewalk repairs
For low- to mid-income homeowners who are looking to repair their sidewalks, the Lancaster Community Development Department has money that can be used for the projects.
Officials search for driver after officers hit in collision
Officers are searching for Tyzhe Lashown Hough following a Sunday afternoon incident that sent two Lancaster City police officers to the emergency room.
Site visit planned before wind turbine decision
A SITE visit is to take place before members of Lancaster City Council's Planning and Highways Regulatory Committee determine an application to erect a 45-metre high wind turbine with ancillary infrastructure at Borwick Fishing, Kellet Lane, Over Kellet.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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Site of new Fairfield County jail stirs debate
What's in the soil might help to settle a dispute flaring in the Fairfield County seat over the proposed location of a new county jail and sheriff's office.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Shooting in a Lancaster McDonalda s parking lot
Lancaster City police say a man suffered a gunshot wound during a shooting that occurred Thursday evening in a McDonald's parking lot along the 500 block of N. Franklin Street.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Band of Gold gets new leader
Lancaster has a new band director, one familiar to the band community in Fairfield County -- Liberty Union High School's former band director, Benjamin Factor.