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Take Advantage of Great American Outdoor Show Ticket Specials

Take Advantage of Great American Outdoor Show Ticket Specials HARRISBURG, Pa. -( We are less than one month away from the return of the largest consumer outdoor sports show in the world—the Great American Outdoor Show! Regular adult admission is only $14, and special rates apply for kids, seniors, groups and multi-day tickets. Plus, there are many other ticket specials to take advantage of for the Feb. 2-10 show at the PA Farm Show Complex… Find out more below!Short on time? No ...
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Court rules mothers’ drug use in pregnancy isn’t child abuse

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s highest court says mothers who use illegal drugs while pregnant can’t be considered perpetrators of child abuse against their newly born children under the state’s child protection law. The court’s main opinion issued Friday says the law’s definition of a child doesn’t include fetuses or unborn children, and it says […]
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2A Rally - Pittsburgh - Monday 07 January 2019 - 12:00

Please spread the word. 2A rally in Pittsburgh I sent the event information out to:Local Sportsman club PA Oathkeepers PA Federation of Sportsman PA State Militia (these guys had a very heavy and very positive presence in Harrisburg a few months ago) Attached Thumbnails  
Tags: Weapon, Firearms General Discussion, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, 2A Rally Pittsburgh

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 2 Episode 8 Recap

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 2 Episode 8 Recap In the previous episode of Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Susie and Midge celebrated their one year anniversary as manager and comedian on Yom Kippur. In The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 2 episode 8, they go on tour together. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function(...
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Teacher Claims Catholic School Fired Her For Getting Pregnant Before Marriage

The Diocese of Harrisburg reportedly decided to fire Naiad Reich over issues of morality.
Tags: News, Harrisburg, Naiad Reich, Teacher Claims Catholic School

Teacher says Catholic school fired her over her pregnancy

EDGEWOOD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania teacher who is pregnant says she was fired because the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg was upset she wasn’t married. Naiad Reich says she has taught at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School in Edgewood for four years but was fired Friday after informing administrators she was expecting a […]
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Court sides with some priests in abuse report, shields names

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s highest court says the names of 11 Roman Catholic clergy cited in a grand jury report on sexual abuse of children can’t be made public. The Supreme Court said Monday releasing the information would have violated the clergymen’s state constitutional right to have their reputation protected. The clergy challenged being […]
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Pennsylvania commits to new voting machines, election audit

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is settling a vote-counting lawsuit stemming from the 2016 presidential election, in part by affirming a commitment it made previously to push Pennsylvania’s counties to buy voting systems that leave a verifiable paper trail by 2020. Paperwork filed Thursday in federal court in Philadelphia caps a lawsuit […]
Tags: News, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Harrisburg, Tom Wolf, Nation & World, Nation & World Politics

Erin Hoover's Playlist for Her Poetry Collection "Barnburner"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Erin Hoover's Barnburner, awarded the 2017 Elixir Press Antivenom Poetry Award, is a timely work of politics, feminism, and humanity. PANK wrote of the collection: "Erin Hoover’s ...
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How Pennsylvania's legislature gets away with not helping victims of child sex abuse | John Baer

It should be no surprise that Harrisburg turned its back on survivors. The legislative culture allows it.
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Justice Departments open clergy abuse probe in Pennsylvania

By MARYCLAIRE DALE and ERIC TUCKER PHILADELPHIA — The U.S. Justice Department has opened an investigation of child sexual abuse inside the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania, using subpoenas to demand confidential files and testimony from church leaders, according to two people familiar with the probe. The subpoenas, served last week, follow a scathing state grand jury report over the summer that found that 301 “predator priests” in Pennsylvania had molested more than 1,000 children over seve...
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If GOP is the anti-labor party, why do Pa. unions still endorse Republicans? | Will Bunch

The GOP has made it clear in recent years that it's the anti-labor party, with particular ire aimed at the teachers' union - even in Harrisburg, where legislative leaders have tugged Republicans to the far right. So why do so powerful unions - the PSEA, AFL-CIO, building trades, etc. - continue to endorse GOPers?
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New District Map Gives Democrats Hope In More Pennsylvania Districts

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Scott Perry has won his conservative district by no fewer than 25 percentage points on his way to three terms in Congress, but a sweeping redraw of Pennsylvania’s House district boundaries has forced several Republican congressmen into newly competitive seats, Perry as much as anyone. Now, Perry — a member of the Freedom Caucus, a particularly conservative group of House Republicans — is battling for his political life in conservative central Pennsylvania, and the state...
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New PA House District Map Forces GOPers To Battle For Their Political Life

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Scott Perry has won his conservative district by no fewer than 25 percentage points on his way to three terms in Congress, but a sweeping redraw of Pennsylvania’s House district boundaries has forced several Republican congressmen into newly competitive seats, Perry as much as anyone. Now, Perry — a member of the Freedom Caucus, a particularly conservative group of House Republicans — is battling for his political life in conservative central Pennsylvania, and the state ...
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United States: The Supreme Court Is About To Make Civility Among Lawyers Mandatory And Not Aspirational - Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP

Jonathan Hugg and Benjamin Wanger published "The Supreme Court is about to make civility among lawyers mandatory and not aspirational" in the Harrisburg Patriot-News.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, United States, Harrisburg, Schnader Harrison Segal, Lewis LLP, Jonathan Hugg, Benjamin Wanger

The greatest story ever told

I stood on the pavement facing the dementor trying to lob a patronus its way, only to have my feeble efforts fail.  Thankfully a young woman to my left, had mastery of her wand and spell and lay the dementor out flat.   Some fan fiction inspired by the Harry Potter series, perhaps?                       Shayna Watson Actually, it was all part of the “Perspectives on Potter” workshop at the recent ΘeoCon (Thee-o-Con) held at Virginia Theological Seminary(VTS) on September 29. The convention, ...
Tags: Washington, Religion, Stephen King, Sun, Harry Potter, Jesus, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics, Bishop, Jesus Christ, Harrisburg, The Lead, St Stephen 's Episcopal Church, Featured Story, Chuck Robertson Canon, Chuck Robertson

Why do some towns choose 'home rule?' For one thing, there's some money in it

As Harrisburg looks to exit a state program for "financially distressed" municipalities, it has asked lawmakers to let it keep tax increases it now enjoys. Another way it could increase taxes: Adopting home rule.
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Man arrested following shooting death of security guard

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a 30-year-old man following the shooting death of a 69-year-old man working as a private security guard in Eugene. Eugene police say officers arrested Thomas William Copeland Friday evening in Harrisburg. He was being held Saturday in the Lane County Jail on a felony murder charge. Police say […]
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Inquirer, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, and The Caucus join forces to cover Harrisburg state capitol

The project, called Spotlight PA, will include more than a dozen reporters who will scour for public documents, build sources across the political spectrum, and follow the money to shed light on the inner workings of one of the largest and most expensive state governing bodies in the nation.
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With Alex Trebek moderating, Gov. Wolf and GOP opponent Scott Wagner debate Pa.'s future

Gov. Wolf and Republican Scott Wagner faced off in the first and only debate of the campaign, battling over money in politics, the culture of Harrisburg, and issues like taxes, the death penalty and education funding.
Tags: Gop, Alex Trebek, Incidents, Wolf, Harrisburg, Scott Wagner

10 Things to do in Gettysburg PA to Inspire and Educate

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania is not a destination that was on my USA bucket list. I definitely knew there were interesting things to do in Gettysburg PA, but my outdoor adventure mind is more pointed towards hikes, bike rides and kayaking adventures. But, as I grew up hearing about the heroes of Gettysburg from my Dad and we were passing through it on our way from Lake Lure to New York City, I penciled it into our multi-generational family road trip itinerary. It ended up being one of my favorite de...
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Bill Cosby’s wife wants ethics board to investigate judge

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby’s wife wants a Pennsylvania ethics board to investigate the judge who is set to sentence her husband next week on felony sex assault charges. Camille Cosby is renewing allegations that trial judge Steven O’Neill had a grudge with a key witness in a pretrial hearing. O’Neill sent the case […]
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Changing Trump's America starts with house-to-house combat to change Harrisburg | Will Bunch

America's most fraught mid-term elections in modern memory, the war that may make the most difference is taking place under the radar screen - young energized candidates trying to wrest control of state legislatures from conservative, corporatist control.
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Indiana bishop cleared of Pennsylvania misconduct allegation

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An Indiana Roman Catholic bishop has been cleared of misconduct involving a former jail inmate he counseled while serving as a Pennsylvania priest in the 1990s. The prosecutor in Harrisburg said Thursday Fort Wayne-South Bend Bishop Kevin Rhoades never engaged in a criminal or otherwise improper relationship with the man. District […]
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A Catholic, ex-Lt. governor, lone-wolf lobbyist for Pa. priest abuse victims: Mark Singel is a hero. | Maria Panaritis

It shouldn't be this hard to find a hero in Harrisburg on the issue of delivering justice to victims of child priest abuse. Columnist Maria Panaritis recently found one - the former acting governor of the state of Pennsylvania.
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#493 Ann Marie Sabath Shares What Self-Made Millionaires Do That Most People Don’t

Overview On this episode of Business Insanity Talk Radio, we first talk about what success habits we can learn from self-made millionaires. Some will surprise you! Then, my next guest believes that the US has given up their role as innovators in the world economy… we’ll discuss why. Plus, for many small business owners, social media is a key part of their marketing strategy but it’s easy to make mistakes that cost time and money. We’ll show you the key to having a successful social media strate...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Usa, New York, China, US, Sales, Cambridge University, Oprah, Forbes, Trump, Harrisburg, Wharton School, Barbara Kahn, Nextiva, Rachel Strella

Ex-treasurer gets prison in campaign donor extortion case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania state treasurer who was recorded by federal investigators trying to squeeze campaign contributions from people who do business with the state government is heading to prison. Rob McCord’s sentencing in federal court Tuesday in Harrisburg came more than a year after he testified for prosecutors against an investment […]
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School drops archbishop’s name amid sex abuse report fallout

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Roman Catholic high school will shed the name of Washington’s archbishop, who was cited in a sweeping grand jury report as having allowed priests accused of sexually abusing children to be reassigned or reinstated while he was Pittsburgh’s bishop. The Diocese of Pittsburgh said Wednesday that Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl […]
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Will other states follow Pennsylvania on church abuse?

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State attorneys general are largely silent about any plans to conduct an investigation like Pennsylvania’s that uncovered widespread child sexual abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses. In at least one exception, though, New York’s attorney general is exploring teaming up with the local district attorneys. The comments by the New York […]
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Prosecutor: Priests ‘weaponized’ the faith to abuse kids

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Roman Catholic priests across Pennsylvania used religious rituals, symbols of the faith and the threat of eternity in hell to groom, molest and rape children, a grand jury found, in what the state’s top prosecutor called the “weaponization of faith.” An 884-page report on the statewide grand jury’s investigation, released Tuesday, […]
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