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  1. Roller coaster fan notches 5,000th ride on historic coasterRead the original story

    8 min ago | KIMT

    An 82-year-old fan of a historic Pennsylvania roller coaster celebrated his 5,000th ride on it over the holiday weekend - sitting for more than eight hours straight and logging 95 spins around the wooden ride in a single day. Vic Kleman, 82, marked the milestone Sunday on the Jack Rabbit at Kennywood in the Pittsburgh suburb of West Mifflin.

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  2. Jordan Conaway, Phil Sprenkle named to NWCA All-Academic teamRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Evening Sun

    ... championships at 125 pounds. A total of 118 wrestlers were named to the all-academic team. 16 of them were from Pennsylvania high schools. BAYPORT, N.Y. (AP) - Math teacher Carol Pitkewicz sees a common thread running through prom fashion over her ...

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  3. Roller Coaster Fan Notches 5,000th Ride on Historic Coaster5 minutes agoRead the original story

    50 min ago | ABC News

    An 82-year-old fan of a historic Pennsylvania roller coaster celebrated his 5,000th ride on it over the holiday weekend - sitting for more than eight hours straight and logging 95 spins around the wooden ride in a single day. Vic Kleman, 82, marked the milestone Sunday on the Jack Rabbit at Kennywood in the Pittsburgh suburb of West Mifflin.

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  4. Easton baseball team out to end long championship drought vs. ParklandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Morning Call

    ... of its losses over that span. The Trojans beat the Red Rovers 2-0 in the regular season and 8-0 in the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference semifinals as part of their current 13-game winning streak. "You're facing a team here who has held us down ...

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  5. Peco Energy Company - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market ReportRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR-inside.com

    It purchases, transmits and distributes electricity; and purchases and supplies natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers. The company undertakes activities related to regulated retail sale of electricity and natural gas in Pennsylvania.

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  6. Pennsylvanian teen told to tear down tree house after complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    Two months of planning, measuring twice before cutting, and building a tree house got 14-year-old Elise Truchan an "exemplary" grade for her Grade 8 project, but a big no-no from the authorities. The Pennsylvania teen built the two-storey structure over the winter months, completing it in February.

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  7. Things to do, Tuesday, May 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... Building, 115 Firehouse Road, Pocono Pines. Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm presents “Just for Nice-Pennsylvania Folk Art,” an informative and entertaining program about works of art made by Pennsylvania's early settlers, such as ...

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  8. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... Nov. 11, 2018. The memorial is slated for construction in the oft-overlooked Pershing Park at 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, which makes it more than unfortunate that the Commission has already decided to shove Gen. John CORPUS CHRISTI - ...

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  9. Honoring a Soldier's Greatest SacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    For decades, people in Tunkhannock have been honoring fallen soldiers with an annual Memorial Day parade, but for the past three years there's been a new tradition added: a balloon release for every fallen soldier in Pennsylvania. "My earliest memories of Tunkhannock have been the parade.

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  10. Lebanon Memorial Day parade and ceremnony honors fallen soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... combat during the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. In total, 291 Pennsylvanians were killed, and of those, 53 were Pennsylvania National Guardsmen. In addition to Lord's keynote address, the ceremony featured an explanation of the symbolism of the ...

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  11. Survey Shows Pennsylvania Nonprofits Barely Break EvenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The CPA Technology Advisor

    Six years since the official end of the Great Recession, demand for community-based nonprofits in Pennsylvania and nationwide continues to climb even as government support dwindles, a national survey found. "We're still seeing a lot of unmet need in the system," said Sandi Clement McKinley, vice president of the New York-based Nonprofit Finance Fund.

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  12. Another Domino Falls for Anti-Fossil Fuel CrusadersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    ... of the state. Breitbart Texas reported on the bill's passage. As was the case in Mora County, New Mexico, the Pennsylvania-based Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund participated in pushing Denton, Texas' fracking ban- passed in November by 59 ...

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  13. Cod restrictions hit charter fleetRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... the grail that lured recreational fishermen to Gloucester from all over New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. On a sunny, cool spring day, there were still a number of vehicles with out-of-state plates in the Yankee Fleet parking lot. ...

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  14. Local Auto Racing: Ryan Laye wins at Hagerstown amid family tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... Ryan Laye quickly grabbed the lead as third-starter Jason Stoner took over second in the debut event for the Pennsylvania Mini Stock Series. Shaine Sixeas and Frankie Gordon also joined in the effort. Laye was in total control as the others battled ...

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  15. Denver Beats Maryland 10-5 for 1st NCAA Men's Lacrosse TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images) PHILADELPHIA - Denver won its first NCAA ...

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  16. Curb cell phone use behind the wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... drivers. School bus drivers are prohibited from cell phone use in 20 states and in the nation's capital... Pennsylvania legislators got on board three years ago by enacting a text-messaging ban. Even though it was hailed as a step in the right ...

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  17. Memorial Day Brings Family Fun And Tradition At Presque IsleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    A trip to Pennsylvania's most visited state park, Presque Isle, is a lifelong tradition for many people on this Memorial Day holiday. "I've been coming here for 30-35 years," says fisherman Gary Danko.

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  18. Memorial Day Festivities Bring Families to BoalsburgRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Statecollege.com

    ... Vintage cars were on display near the Military Museum. For just about anyone who lives in this area of central Pennsylvania, Memorial Day is somewhat of a tradition. Many towns around the nation claim to be the birthplace of the holiday, but it's ...

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  19. Deadly batch of heroin circulating in Lebanon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    A deadly batch of heroin has Pennsylvania State Police investigating several drug related over dose cases in Lebanon County. Most of those cases happened within the last several weeks including one that resulted in death.

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  20. Tour of Somerville cycling series draws field of championsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... winner of the juniors race, has taken first place in three other races so far this year. Sam Margolis, another Pennsylvania cyclist, won the Category 3 race - and its $1,000 prize - immediately after also competing in the juniors round. Derek Cote ...

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