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  • Health Officials Announce Measles Exposure in Lancaster and Philadelphia Counties

    Health Officials Announce Measles Exposure in Lancaster and Philadelphia Counties
    The Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health are advising the public of exposure to a case of measles in Lancaster and Philadelphia counties. An international traveler visiting Pennsylvania has been diagnosed...
  • 170 State Roads Closed Due to Flooding in South Central Pennsylvania as of 2 p.m

    170 State Roads Closed Due to Flooding in South Central Pennsylvania as of 2 p.m
    PennDOT announces the following additional roads have closed in south central Pennsylvania since the last report issued to the media at 5 a.m. today (current report runs from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m.). These road closures are in PennDOT Engineering District 8,...
  • Local builder embarks on new apartment construction

    An Owings Mills group is launching work on five new apartment complexes in the Mid-Atlantic at a cost of $186.5 million, all in areas it says have high demand but little new construction. Projects under way by Chesapeake Realty Partners, a residential...
  • History buff teaches about the Civil War

    This year marks the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War, a conflict that raged for four years. After the war, many veterans moved West to start a new life, and that movement will be highlighted May 21 at “From War to Reconciliation...
  • Body of suicide victim travels 11 miles on top of truck

    Motorists saw the man jump off the pedestrian bridge, but not the driver of a passing tractor trailer on which the victim landed. By the time police caught up with the truck and its gruesome cargo, the unsuspecting driver had traveled 11 miles down I-95...
  • Norfolk Southern Railroad Hiring in Harrisburg

    Norfolk Southern Railroad Hiring in Harrisburg
    Norfolk Southern Corporation plans to hire 500 employees in eight states, including Pennsylvania, by the end of 2011 to meet the growing demand for freight rail service and to replace employees retiring in coming years. The railroad is seeking applicants...
  • Friday's high school football scores

    FRIDAY'S SCORES Phoebus 59, Warwick 7 Woodside 42, Menchville 3 Lafayette 49, Brunswick 12 Park View (South Hill) 35 Jamestown 28 OT Granby 45, Great Bridge 9 Western Branch 27, Norcom 13 Hampton Roads Academy 34, Chincoteague 7 Bishop Sullivan...
  • Back Story: 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam

    Back Story: 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam
    On a sunny, humid day 150 Septembers ago, the fate of a nation seemingly converged at a diminutive rural Western Maryland village called Sharpsburg. There, 87,000 federal troops under the command of Union Gen. George Brinton McClellan met the...
  • 150 years later, preservationists see victory at Antietam

    150 years later, preservationists see victory at Antietam
    — The fighting that killed or wounded 21,000 Americans in the rolling hills of Western Maryland was over in about 12 grisly hours. But a century and a half after the bloodiest day in American military history, the struggle to preserve the ground...
  • Did McClellan get a bad rap? Debate goes on

    The argument over the performance of the Union commander on the nation's bloodiest day is far from settled. Major Gen. George B. McClellan was sacked by President Abraham Lincoln less than two months after the Battle of Antietam. For more than a...
  • High school football scores (updated through Friday night)

     THURSDAY Phoebus 55, Kecoughtan 7 Woodside 27, Warwick 21 FRIDAY (From VirginiaPreps.com): Alleghany 36 Bath County 7 Altavista 47 Cumberland 20 Annandale 32 Stuart 27 Appomattox 50 Randolph-Henry 6 Atlee 56 Patrick Henry (Ashland) 35...