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  1. Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Barry was elected four times as the city's chief executive and was a council member for Washington's 8th ward at the time of his death. "Marion was not just a colleague but also was a friend with whom I shared many fond moments about governing the city," Mayor Vincent C. Gray said in a statement, according to CNN affiliate WUSA.

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  2. Marion Barry remembered for love of DCRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | ABC 27

    Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday at the age of 78, was remembered for his love for the city he served: "Marion was not just a colleague but also was a friend with whom I shared many fond moments about governing the city. He loved the District of Columbia and so many Washingtonians loved him."

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  3. Gambling nuke commander linked to fake poker chipsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... provided by the U.S. Navy shows Navy Vice Adm. Timothy M. Giardina in a Nov. 11, 2011, photo. Associated Press WASHINGTON – The admiral fired last year as No. 2 commander of U.S. nuclear forces may have made his own counterfeit $500 poker ...

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  4. Nonprofit group tries to sign up county residents under health care lawRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Cornerstone Care navigator Theresa Tanner helps Tori Wilson of Pittsburgh look at different health care options at the free event at Citizens Library in Washington Saturday.

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  5. Working relationships critical for colleges and local policeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Lt. John Bell, a campus police officer, takes a moment to look out the window of one of the buildings while making his rounds on the Washington & Jefferson College campus.

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  6. 8 interceptions pace W&J to win over WittenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Washington & Jefferson left guard Dalton Main celebrates a second-half touchdown Saturday during the Presidents' Division II first-round playoff game against Wittenberg.

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  7. Homework provides key to W&J winRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Washington & Jefferson strong safety Billy Kelly is tackled just short of the goal line after making one of the Presidents' eight interceptions Saturday against Wittenberg in a first-round Division III playoff game.

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  8. Practice? Cold Buffalo State looks hot in win over WaynesburgRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... Shepas, whose team was coming off one of its biggest wins in years, a 31-28 overtime victory over PAC champion Washington & Jefferson in the regular-season finale. “I don't think in any way there was a letdown. We handled the week the way it ...

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  9. Future Leader Dogs get their start in this areaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Linda Ogburn of Washington sits in Chicco Baccello, a cafe on South Main Street in Washington, with Skipper, a 5-month-old golden retreiver in training to be a Leader Dog for the Blind.

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  10. Reliving memories of Basle TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | O-R Online

    The Basle Theater, shown in 1972, was built in 1939, and was once one of three movie theaters in Washington.

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  11. Stymied? Republicans seek immigration responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio responds to President Barack Obama's intention to spare millions of illegal immigrants from being deported, a use of executive powers that is setting up a fight with Republicans in Congress over the limits of presidential powers Friday during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  12. Bank restoration complete along Catfish CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    On Oct. 27 and 28, Chartiers Creek Watershed Association, Washington County Watershed Alliance, Washington County Conservation District and the city worked to restore a part of Catfish Creek near Elm Street.

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  13. Market Report, "NutriSystem, Inc. (NTRI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", publishedRead the original story

    Friday | PR-inside.com

    ... IPHC, Inc., NutriSystem Fresh, Inc., NSI Retail, LLC and others. Nutrisystem is headquartered in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, the US. As a part of its growth plan, the company focuses on expanding its products portfolio, besides entering into new ...

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  14. Parking metersRead the original story

    Friday | Times Observer

    Thank you to Cathy Robbins whose article in the Monday, Nov. 17 issue of the Times Observer was one similar to "the" letter that I have intended to write for several weeks. Parking meters at the Post Office! Really? From towns where I have lived, Ambler/Fort Washington, Pa.

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  15. Things trade Kountis to American Associationa s T-BonesRead the original story

    Thursday | O-R Online

    The Washington Wild Things announced Thursday that they have traded relief pitcher Jonathan Kountis to the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association in exchange for two pitchers and a player to be named.

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  16. Bedbug problem ruins womana s Thanksgiving plansaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    Tony Menendez, president of the Washington County Housing Authority board, reacts to an Observer-Reporter story about the bedbug problem at Crumrine Tower, where the directors met Wednesday.

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  17. Ex-coal exec pleads not guilty in W.Va. mine blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    In this Thursday, July 22, 2010, photo, former Massey Energy Company Chairman and CEO Don Blankenship speaks at the National Press Club in Washington.

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  18. Former Consol land manager pleads guilty to mail fraudRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | O-R Online

    ... guilty to mail fraud before U.S. District Judge David Cercone in Pittsburgh. Hamilton was living in Houston and Washington when he set up a fictitious company, PRH LLC, in August 2009 and assigned it Consol's natural gas subsidiary, CNX Gas, on two ...

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  19. Emma Agnes MosonRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Medina Gazette

    Agnes was born in Brave, Pennsylvania, to Gail and Pauline Wood. She graduated from Waynesburg High School in 1944 and Penn Commercial College, Washington, Pennsylvania.

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  20. Mercyhurst's Gysin returns to All-PSAC football teamRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Morning Journal

    ... The Fighting Scots finished the season at 3-8 overall and 2-7 in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference West. WASHINGTON, Pa. - Zack Puckett is a junior running back on the Washington & Jefferon College football team, which is in the NCAA ...

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