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  • Soil test under county building in Orange turns up toxic chemical

     
    A chemical used in dry cleaning and for degreasing equipment has been found in an area of soil beneath an Orange County building that is the subject of multiple lawsuits from workers who say the air in those offices made......
  • Public Welfare Secretary Goes Under The Budget Microscope.

     
    Pennsylvania Public Welfare Secretary Gary Alexander ... ...probably wasn’t expecting a cake walk when he appeared before a Senate oversight committee this morning to defend the Corbett administration’s decision to slash state spending...
  • Conine, Beinfest, McGillivray to participate in Samson's 50-mile charity run

     
    Boston Marathon director Dave McGillivray, Marlins President of Baseball Operations Larry Beinfest and Mr. Marlin Jeff Conine are among 17 runners so far confirmed to join Marlins President David Samson on his 50-mile charity ???Run to Honor the Workers??...
  • Pharmacist, social worker, physican sanctioned by state licensing boards

     
    Here are the latest disciplinary actions announced by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where you can find all...
  • "Toxic" O.C. building is safe to occupy, officials say

     
    The latest round of testing of an Orange County government building indicates the structure is safe to occupy, despite earlier tests that showed the presence of a toxic chemical commonly used in dry cleaning, county officials told employees Wednesday....
  • In defense of national service

     
    “Because it's only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential and discover the role that you'll play in writing the next great chapter in the American story.” - President Barack Obama  (...
  • Social workers visit Nadya Suleman's La Habra home

     
    Authorities appeared Tuesday at the home of Nadya Suleman, the La Habra woman dubbed "Octomom" after she gave birth to octuplets in 2009, because of a complaint about the living conditions of her children, according to news reports....
  • Noonan picks new Catholic Charities head

     
    Orlando Diocese Bishop John Noonan has appointed Joe Buranosky as the new executive director of Catholic Charities of Central Florida. Buranosky takes over as head of the $10 million charitable agency on April 30. Buranosky was previously employed as...
  • IronPigs helping Allen and Dieruff programs

     
    There's a ceremony, actually two of them, planned for tomorrow in which the IronPigs are presenting checks to the Allentown School District to help sports programs at Allen and Dieruff. Here's the release from ASD and kudos to the IronPigs and IronPigs...
  • Adoption and gay couples, part two

     
    An old friend and I have been sparring via email about adoption and gay couples. The first part of our exchange, in which he outlines why he thinks heterosexual couples deserve precedence for adoption, is here. To Eric: How am......
  • Jerry Brown's proposed budget cuts will be felt across California

     
    The budget cuts proposed Monday by Gov. Jerry Brown to deal with a swelling deficit will be felt across California, from courts and social services to the paychecks of state workers. Brown's $91-billion budget proposal would cut health and welfare......