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Union County Newswire

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  1. Pa. newspaper apologizes for publishing letter calling for the execution of President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    ... letter read it and placed it on the opinion page." The letter was written by W. Richard Stover of Lewisburg, Union County. He wrote, "I think the appropriate, and politically correct term is regime change. Forgive me for being blunt, but throughout ...

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  2. Guardian ad Litems sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Union Daily Times

    Courtesy photoFour new Guardian ad Litems were sworn in earlier this month by Judge Dana A. Morris during a ceremony in the main courtroom of the Union County Courthouse. Guardian ad Litems are volunteers who serve as court-appointed special advocates for abused and neglected children.

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  3. Flags Line Route 15 in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    About 100 American flags line Route 15 in Union County honoring the men and women who fought for our freedom.

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  4. Budget Tucker's top priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Union Daily Times

    Courtesy photoAs his wife, Sandra, holds The Bible, District 2 Union County Councilman Ralph Tucker is sworn in to office by Union County Clerk of Court Freddie Gault. Tucker, who was elected to the District 2 seat in a special election on May 12, was sworn in to office at noon Friday in the lobby of the Union County Courthouse.

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  5. Union County Clerk announces extended office hours on May 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Jersey Journal

    Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi will open her offices in Elizabeth and Westfield on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., for voters seeking last-minute mail-in ballots. The office in Elizabeth at the Union County Courthouse, 2 Broad St., and the office in Westfield at the Colleen Fraser Building, 300 North Ave. East, will be open as a public service for voters who choose the Vote-By-Mail option for the Primary Election to be held on Tuesday, June 2. "Every voter should have the opportunity to cast his or her ballot in the primary election for state, county and municipal offices," Rajoppi said.

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  6. Sen. Yaw Applauds Funding for Two Area ProjectsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | NorthcentralPa.com

    ... occupancy. The project is estimated to be a total of 59,954 square feet. Penn Commons, located in Lewisburg, Union County, has been approved for a $968,742 PennHOMES loan and $878,726 in tax credits to construct seven buildings consisting of 5 ...

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  7. Our view: Erie County health trends reversibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Erie Times News

    ... In Erie County, 8.6 percent of babies weighed less than 5.5 pounds at birth, compared with 5.7 percent in Union County, which ranked first in health outcomes, and 6.2 percent in Centre County, ranked second. "Having a low birth weight creates a ...

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  8. Noteworthy: Monday, May 11, 2015Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | The News Item

    ... a free public forum, "Beyond ObamaCare: America's Health Care," from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 14, at the Union County Library, 255 Reitz Blvd. Dr. Arno Vosk, a retirement emergency physician and former faculty member of Pennsylvania College of ...

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  9. Target Scraps Distribution Center in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A county commissioner tells us plans to open more Target stores up north fell through, so there was no longer a need for the distribution center in Gregg Township.

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  10. Newsmaker Q&A: Carly Shea, St. Luke's half marathon winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Morning Call

    ... her husband, Terrance, who came in sixth in the men's race, also have a son, Conrad, 2. They live in Lewisburg, Union County. Carly Shea is the subject if this week's Q&A. A: I started when I was 13. I had been a dancer since the age of 3 and I did ...

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  11. Route 15 Lanes Close After Crash; Life Flight Called to SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Union County's Communication Center said Life Flight was called in after a tractor-trailer and dump truck crashed head-on after 7:30 a.m. Friday on Route 15 in East Buffalo Township at the intersection of Beagle Club Road.

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  12. McCoon Waives Charges for Allegedly Distributing Crack Cocaine in ClearfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | GantDaily.com

    A man accused of directing a crack cocaine distribution operation in Clearfield waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday during Centralized Court at the Clearfield County Jail. Manuj Glen McCoon, 44, of the Union County Prison, Lewisburg, has been charged with corrupt organizations and conspiracy to violate 911b1, 911b2, 911b3.

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  13. 3 teens to be tried as adults in rock maiming of teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Erie Times News

    ... A fourth defendant, Brett Lahr, who was 18 at the time, began serving jail time earlier this month even though Union County Judge Michael Sholley hasn't yet accepted his no-contest plea to a conspiracy charge. The prosecutor said that could happen ...

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  14. Latest in rock-throwing: Teacher 'sickened' by testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Keefer McGee, 18, right, walks to the entrance of the Union County Courthouse in Lewisburg, Pa. before his hearing on Thursday, April 30, 2015.

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  15. Correction: Rock on Car storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... ." The Uniontown, Ohio, woman lost her right eye and parts of her skull, among other injuries. She'll travel to Union County, Pennsylvania, for Thursday's court hearing as a judge decides whether the three teens should be tried as adults.

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  16. Hearing Held in Rock Throwing CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The woman badly injured when a rock was thrown from an Interstate 80 overpass came face to face with the teens accused of hurting her Thursday at a hearing in Union County. The hearing in Lewisburg is to determine whether Tyler Porter, Keefer McGee and Dylan Lahr will be tried as juveniles or adults.

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  17. Woman wants teens tried as adults after hit by boulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | New York Daily News

    An Ohio schoolteacher who lost her eye after four teens dropped a boulder off a Pennsylvania overpass onto her car said she wants the accused boys tried as adults before a preliminary hearing Thursday. Sharon Budd, who has come a long way since suffering brain damage in the July incident, said she hopes a Union County, Penn., judge will rule that the teens go through an adult court.

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

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Erie Times News

    An Ohio teacher who was severely injured by a rock dropped from a Pennsylvania highway overpass said she wants three teenage defendants to be tried as adults. The three defendants are accused of dropping a nearly 5-pound rock that crashed through the windshield of a vehicle in July on Interstate 80 in Union County.

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  19. Alleged Suspects, Budd Family Expected in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A push on social media is persuading people to show up to Union County court to convey compassion to the victim of a serious rock throwing incident. The young suspects accused of throwing the rocks last summer from an interstate overpass will be in court Thursday.

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  20. Rock-throwing teens should be tried as adults, maimed teacher says before hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PennLive.com

    ... ." The Uniontown, Ohio, woman lost her right eye and parts of her skull, among other injuries. She'll travel to Union County, Pennsylvania, for Thursday's court hearing as a judge decides whether the three teens should be tried as adults.

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