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  1. York man indicted in child pornography case, U.S. Atty. saysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    A federal grand jury in Harrisburg indicted a York man Wednesday in connection with a child pornography case, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Gabriel Palmer, 21, is charged with coercion and enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity and distribution and receipt of child pornography, the release states.

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  2. Man accused of attack on 5-year-old at day care facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Police say a man high on synthetic marijuana smashed his way into a Pennsylvania day care facility and held a 5-year-old girl by the neck before a passer-by and police were able to rescue her. Harrisburg police say 27-year-old Michael McQuay was charged with attempted homicide and other offenses for the attack at Growing Adventures Daycare on Wednesday evening.

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  3. Second lane to Harrisburg to soon open at I-83/Route 581 interchange, new bridge to be setRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The York Daily Record

    Expansion plates and forms are readied at the site of a replacement of the Route 581 bridge over 10th Street near Lemoyne. It's the first time in this area that crews have built a pre-fabricated bridge.

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  4. Pullman Apartments' tenants concerned about their future once a new owner takes overRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The York Daily Record

    Connie Marshall, 69, seen here at her apartment at Pullman Apartments on Friday, is concerned about having to find a new place to live for her and her cat Cecelia after a developer purchases the North George Street building from York's Redevelopment Authority. Marshall has lived at Pullman for seven years.

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  5. We can't afford to get pension reform wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The York Daily Record

    Pension reform. No, it's not the sexiest issue in the world, but it is essential for the state to regain any semblance of fiscal footing.

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  6. Former Live frontman Ed Kowalczyk brings solo tour to HarrisburgRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The York Daily Record

    Former frontman for the band Live, Ed Kowalczyk will bring his solo tour "Throwing Copper Unplugged" to Harrisburg in October. The York native will feature his latest album "The Flood and The Mercy" during the show at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17. The concert will be held at the Sunoco Performance Theater at the Whitaker Center, 222 Market St., Harrisburg.

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  7. Investing in Pre-K really does cut crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The York Daily Record

    Debate in Harrisburg will soon begin in earnest to adopt a state budget for fiscal year 2015-16, and education funding will be front and center. Among the proposals being sought by Gov. Tom Wolf is increased funding for Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts, an initiative that recently attracted outspoken support from some unusual kindergarten bedfellows: the law enforcement community.

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  8. 70 years after WWII, German war kids look for soldier dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The York Daily Record

    When Paul Schmitz was a little boy, he never understood why kids in his tiny German village taunted him as a "Yank" and beat him up. He was a teenager by the time he found out: His father was an American soldier his mother had a romance with in the final days of World War II.

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  9. Pennsylvania lawmakers vote to slim their ranks, but history says it's all talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The York Daily Record

    Despite the obvious ramifications, state lawmakers love to talk about cutting the size of the General Assembly, an action that requires a public referendum to change Pennsylvania's constitution. The populist proposal has been kicked around the halls of the Capitol several times since at least 2007, and the trend continued Tuesday when the House passed two bills reducing the General Assembly.

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  10. Medical marijuana vote expected MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The York Daily Record

    Deb Knecht of Mechanicsburg, with umbrella, stands by husband Mark Knecht while holding the hand of daughter Anna, 11, who experiences seizures as a result of Dravet Syndrome, during a rally in support of a bill to legalize medical marijuana on the steps of the state capitol building in Harrisburg last September. Pennsylvania State Sen. Mike Folmer, R-Lebanon County, talks to the Palmyra Area Business Association about his medical marijuana legislation at the Hometown Resturant last month.

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  11. Stories of drug addiction shared at York community forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The York Daily Record

    John Henry of Hershey shares his story of substance abuse and recovery during a a community forum about substance addiction and drugs - such as Naloxone/Narcan - that can reverse drug overdoses on Thursday at the York Learning Center in North York. Hershey began a long period of substance abuse at age 11, and has been sober since September 2008.

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  12. Community news feed: York Heritage Trust hosts Mother's Day activities and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The York Daily Record

    YWCA Greater Harrisburg sponsored the 11th Annual Race Against Racism 5K Run/Walk April 25 on City Island in Harrisburg. The annual Race Against Racism supports the YWCAa s mission of eliminating racism through education and awareness.

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  13. Sen. Scott Wagner's latest union challenge would rein in employee compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The York Daily Record

    State Sen. Scott Wagner doesn't like Pennsylvania's public-sector unions, and leaders of organized labor certainly aren't enamored with the York County Republican who once compared them to power-hungry dictators such as Hitler. The rocky relationship was again evident recently when the AFL-CIO plastered Wagner's face - along with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's mug - on a Dumb and Dumber movie poster and hung it outside the union's Harrisburg headquarters.

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  14. Teacher maimed in rock-throwing wants teens tried as adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The York Daily Record

    An Ohio teacher who was severely injured by a rock dropped from a Pennsylvania highway overpass says she wants three teenage suspects to be tried as adults. They're accused of dropping a nearly 5-pound rock that crashed through the windshield of a vehicle last July on Interstate 80, about 60 miles north of Harrisburg.

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  15. Subcommittee starts hearings on technical educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The York Daily Record

    A special subcommittee in the state House to examine technical and career education in Pennsylvania held its first hearing Tuesday in Harrisburg. The hearing focused on career readiness training in kindergarten through high school, according to a news release by Select Subcommittee on Technical Education and Career Readiness chairman Rep. Seth Grove, R-Dover Township.

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  16. Where do York County residents commute to for work?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2013 | The York Daily Record

    As the protests transformed into riots in Baltimore Monday night and over last weekend, we were left thinking how the tension would affect York countians who work in Baltimore. Commuting from York County to Baltimore is common, as well as commuting to other regional cities including D.C. and Harrisburg.

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  17. York County Catholic priest to become Bishop of GreensburgRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    The Rev. Edward C. Malesic, pastor for Holy Infant Parish in York Haven, has been appointed Bishop of Greensburg, according to a news release from the Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg.

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  18. Rep. Mike Regan: The time to legalize medical cannabis has comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    A compelling issue that continues to captivate the attention of much of Pennsylvania and the nation is legalizing the use of medical cannabis for the treatment of certain illnesses and their symptoms. For the past several weeks, the House Judiciary Committee, of which I am a member, and the House Health Committee have held public hearings to examine the issue of legalizing the use of medical cannabis in Pennsylvania.

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  19. Pa. Attorney General Kathleen Kane hires former Rendell spokesman to get her message outRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    Attorney General Kathleen Kane said Wednesday that she has hired former Gov. Ed Rendell's spokesman to help get her message out amid her legal problems and newspaper editorials calling for her resignation. Chuck Ardo began work Wednesday as the seventh spokesperson to work for Kane since she took office in January 2013.

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  20. Perry to host town meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    U.S. Rep. Scott Perry, R-Carroll Township, will host a town meeting Monday to discuss federal issues facing congress such as the budget, job creation and a national security. "For me to effectively represent my constituents in Congress, I regularly need -- and seek -- their feedback on the issues facing our country," Perry said in a prepared statement.

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