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  1. Better late than never: Chambersburg peaches are backRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... ourselves." They started calling the peaches "Chambersburg peaches," after the name of a town near the farm in Adams County, about 160 miles away from Pittsburgh. "The hot air comes up from the south in the spring and lays on the sides of those ...

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  2. Rotary Club collecting school supplies for needyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    ... cases, #2 pencils, erasers, pens, crayons, highlighters, markers permanent and washable and colored pencils. Adams County PASR to meetGETTYSBURG >> The Adams County Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees executive board, including the committee ...

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  3. Rape trial underway in Adams County CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | People's Defender

    Assistant Prosecutor Kris Blanton presents the opening statements to the jury on behalf of the Adams County Prosecutor's Office.

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  4. Outdoors: Return of brook trout signal clean waterwaysRead the original story

    Wednesday | Evening Sun

    ... course is relatively straight and almost devoid of any cover and pools. Work started last year after the Adams County Chapter of TU and the TU chapters of Falling Springs, Chambersburg and Cumberland Valley at Carlisle, were contacted to provide ...

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  5. Morgan-Keller Construction receives Eagle Award for work at Seminary Ridge MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Evening Sun

    ... Historic Preservation Foundation as a joint venture of Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg and the Adams County Historical Society. The Architect was Murphy & Dittenhafer of York. Morgan-Keller blended old with new on the LEED-Certified ...

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  6. Rape trial underway in Adams County Court11:57 amRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | People's Defender

    Assistant Prosecutor Kris Blanton presents the opening statements to the jury on behalf of the Adams County Prosecutor's Office.

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  7. ACAC to hold summer art camps for kids beginning Aug. 4Read the original story

    Wednesday | Evening Sun

    GETTYSBURG >> The Adams County Arts Council summer camp season is winding down but there are still opportunities to enjoy a week of art and creativity at the ACAC's Arts Education Center.

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  8. Adams County spraying for mosquitoes in Bonneauville and Mount Pleasant WednesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Evening Sun

    ADAMS COUNTY >> The Adams County Conservation District's West Nile Virus Program will conduct an ultra-low volume mosquito control operation in Bonneauville Borough and Mount Pleasant Township on Wednesday, July 30, beginning around sunset using a truck mounted sprayer.

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  9. Richardsons continue scholarship to remind students of dangers of drinking and drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Evening Sun

    ... the crash, the family sat numb, waiting for the coroner's report so they could bring Greg's body back home to Adams County. As a way to deal with the pain of Greg's absence, the family planted the seeds for the 20th Annual Gregory Richardson ...

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  10. Police: Hanover couple claimed to have cancer to get money from churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Evening Sun

    ... that Jessica Bentzel did not need cancer treatment, the release states. Jessica Bentzel was transferred from Adams County Prison to York County Prison on July 22, according to prison records manager Barbara Shultz. Bob Bentzel was not in Adams ...

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  11. Mosquito spraying set for parts of Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WPMT-TV York

    The Adams County Conservation District's West Nile Virus Program will be conducting an ultra-low volume mosquito control operation in Bonneauville Borough and Mount Pleasant Township, Adams County.

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  12. Birds with a Gettysburg Address 2014 program Aug. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Evening Sun

    ... for the local Audubon chapter, South Mountain Audubon Society, through which she began to share slideshows of Adams County birds and "National Geographic moments" she has witnessed with a camera. This program is sponsored by Gettysburg National ...

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  13. More mosquito samples test postive for West Nile Virus, most in Cumberland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WPMT-TV York

    ... Borough and South Middleton Township each recorded two positive mosquito samples. Reading Township in Adams County also has two positive samples The West Nile Virus Control Program staff are responding with additional surveillance and control as ...

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  14. U.S. Rep. Scott Perry announces bill for national legalization of medical marijuana oil for seizuresRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | PennLive.com

    ... Charlotte Figi's story on a special report from CNN. Among them are Matt and Angela Sharrer of Tyrone Township, Adams County, who attended Monday's press conference with their 10-year-old daughter, Annie Sharrer. Despite their families' ...

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  15. Adams County barn fire loss estimated at $250,000Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | PennLive.com

    Cause of a Adams County barn fire that destroyed an estimated $250,000 worth of inventory in an equestrian business Saturday is believed to be electrical, said the Hampton Fire Company chief.

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  16. West rallies to American Legion All-Star win behind Spadafore, PetermanRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Evening Sun

    Hanover's Jared Peterman knew his turn on the mound would not come until the seventh inning of Saturday's York-Adams County American Legion All-Star Game.

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  17. 3-alarm fire destroys Adams County barnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | WPMT-TV York

    Fire crews are currently battling a 3 alarm barn fire in Reading Township, Adams County.

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  18. Families at Project Big Love 717 event given gifts of food, clothing, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The York Daily Record

    From left, Christa Lees of East Pennsboro Township helps her son Conor, 5, put on his new shoes as Christian, 7, and Angelina, 10, each try on a pair of shoes and Lennon, 7, awaits his new pair at Project Big Love 717, a free back-to-school event that was the result of collaboration among Dillsburg-area churches, business and citizens, held ... (more)

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  19. Crews battling three-alarm barn fire in Adams CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | PennLive.com

    Emergency crews are battling a large barn fire in Adams County that has reached a third alarm, according to dispatchers.

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  20. Three-month road closure planned in Straban TownshipRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Evening Sun

    ... between Smith and Flickinger roads from July 28 to about Oct. 31, said Doug Etter, assistant county manager for Adams County PennDOT. About 1,200 vehicles travel on the one-mile stretch of road each day, Etter said. He does not expect the closure ...

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