Adams County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Adams County, PA.

Results 1 - 20 of 757 in Adams County, PA

  1. Senate panels hear input on Alloway dog tethering billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Evening Sun

    ... said his goal is to have his bill on Gov. Tom Wolf's desk by summer. Friday's hearing included testimony from Adams County Animal Shelter Manager and Humane Officer Abby Avery; Western Pennsylvania Humane Society Director of Government and Community ...

    Comment?

  2. Judicial candidates - known for being unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... Pennsylvania Supreme Court candidate Michael George. A former district attorney and defense attorney, the Adams County Common Pleas Court judge is running because he believes the court should have more members with experience in criminal law. He ...

    Comment?

  3. Fashion and pets are in the spotlight at the West Shore Country Club: Pet CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... in Gettysburg event April 23-26 at Allstar Events Complex, 2638 Emmitsburg Road, Cumberland Township, Adams County. Speakers and educators will be available to answer questions, and 70 vendors will sell pet-related items. There will be agility ...

    Comment?

  4. Candidate For Pennsylvania Supreme Court Mike George Sits Down With The Beaver CountianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Beaver Countian

    He is a soft spoken man who enjoys his eggs over easy, thinks the Sound of Music is one of the best movies of all time, and was once the target of an assassination plot . Now Adams County President Judge Michael George is running for the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.

    Comment?

  5. Senate panels hear input on Alloway dog tethering billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... said his goal is to have his bill on Gov. Tom Wolf's desk by summer. Friday's hearing included testimony from Adams County Animal Shelter Manager and Humane Officer Abby Avery; Western Pennsylvania Humane Society Director of Government and Community ...

    Comment?

  6. Montgomery County judicial candidates fight for name recognition as primary approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    ... Pennsylvania Supreme Court candidate Michael George. A former district attorney and defense attorney, the Adams County Common Pleas Court judge is running because he believes the court should have more members with experience in criminal law. He ...

    Comment?

  7. Residential fire reported Thursday night in Latimore TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Evening Sun

    A residential fire started after 11:00 p.m. Thursday night in the 10000 block on Carlisle Pike in Latimore Township, according to Adams County emergency services. Sixteen units were dispatched to put out the fire including Adams Countywide Fire Police, York Springs Volunteer Fire Company and Bendersville Community Fire Company.

    Comment?

  8. 5 things to know for Friday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... the primary. The winner would challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, who's finishing his first term. Adams County Judge Mike George has received the largest single campaign contribution reported so far in Pennsylvania's Supreme Court race. ...

    Comment?

  9. Master Gardeners: April gardening to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Evening Sun

    ... 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 717-334-6271 or bring your samples for diagnosis to Penn State Cooperative Extension of Adams County, 670 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg. Mary Ann Ryan is the Consumer Horticulture

    Comment?

  10. Prostitution charges dropped against Gettysburg spa workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The York Daily Record

    ... believe there was sufficient evidence to charge anyone else involved with the business, including its owners. Adams County Assistant Public Defender Sean Mott, who represented Shen, said he felt the district attorney's office made the right call in ...

    Comment?

  11. High court hopeful: $500,000 should level GOP playing fieldRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lewistown Sentinel

    A candidate who received the largest single campaign contribution reported so far in Pennsylvania's Supreme Court race said Thursday that the $500,000 will make him competitive in the May 19 Republican primary. Adams County Judge Mike George said Thursday that the donor, businessman Gary Lowenthal, is an old friend who wanted to help George get his message out in the six-way race.

    Comment?

  12. Fire breaks out at Adams County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WPMT-TV York

    We're following breaking news out of Adams County. Crews are on the scene of a house fire in Latimore Township.

    Comment?

  13. Friends of Former Chief Randy Whitson remember legacy after deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The York Daily Record

    ... he joined the police force. He also had earned a master's degree from Boston University, said Dan Bowman, Adams County district magistrate and a close friend of Whitson's. "At the end of the day, it's not that a man died," he said. "It's what he did ...

    Comment?

  14. PASR presents Pre-Retirement WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Evening Sun

    PASR presents Pre-Retirement Workshop: The Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees recently presented a workshop for anyone interested in information for retiring in the next five years. Pre-retirement chairpersons for PASR, Beverly Utz from Adams County, left, and Jim Fissel, from Cumberland County, coordinated the workshop.

    Comment?

  15. High court hopeful says $500,000 should level playing fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Philly.com

    A candidate who received the largest single campaign contribution reported so far in Pennsylvania's Supreme Court race says the $500,000 will allow him to compete in the May 19 Republican primary. Adams County Judge Mike George said Thursday that the contributor, businessman Gary Lowenthal, is an old friend who wanted to help get his message out in the six-way race.

    Comment?

  16. Gyrocopter pilot took off from Gettysburg Airport; neighbors reactRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WPMT-TV York

    ... home at Gettysburg Airport, and people who live nearby can't believe that a man from Florida would choose the Adams County airport to take off from. Unlike larger airports, Gettysburg Airport has no control tower. And on Wednesday morning nobody was ... 3 comments

  17. Report: Secret Service heads to Gettysburg airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Evening Sun

    ... according to The Gettysburg Regional Airport is located in Cumberland Township, just outside of Gettysburg, in Adams County, according to the airport's website . A partial taxiway on either side of the runway provides access to the hangar areas and ...

    Comment?

  18. Lebanon County prison is prepared for active-shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Lebanon County Correctional Facility is prepared to handle an armed intruder like the one who was killed at Adams County Correctional Facility last week. While not every eventuality can be planned for, Warden Robert Karnes said on Wednesday that he is confident the protocol is in place to keep those in the prison and those who live near it safe in the event of an armed gunman coming onto its South Lebanon Township campus.

    Comment?

  19. Adams County Commissioners race: Democratic candidates debate transparency, land conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Evening Sun

    Moderator Sam Giardullo directs a question from the audience assembled at the East Berlin Area Community Center on April 14, 2015. Clare Becker - The Evening Sun Transparency, tax increment financing and preserving farmlands were the favorite topics of discussion at the Adams County commissioners debate between three Democratic candidates April 14. The Adams County commissioners race is not contested for Democrats in the May 19 primary, so the three candidates will be on the ballot for the November election.

    Comment?

  20. Rankings highlight our unhealthy habits, but Healthy York County aims highRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | York Dispatch

    ... and improving access to health care, he said. Cleaner air: Every three years, the coalition's York and Adams County Community Health Needs Assessment looks at health trends and determines which areas need the most attention, he said. The county ...

    Comment?