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Surprising number of military members use food banks
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:28:45 -0700

Reported by: Jesse Knutson Harrisburg, Dauphin County- A new study conducted by the nonprofit 'Feeding America' found that a surprising number of U.S. households with a current military member utilizes a food bank. "About one in four of the households that we serve have someone that has either been in the military or is in active service. ...

Workers' Compensation Attorney Francis J. Lafferty, IV, Esquire Elected to Board of Directors of the Dauphin County ...
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:11:26 -0700

Workers' Compensation Attorney Francis J. Lafferty, IV has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Dauphin County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Federation of Injured Workers. (PRWeb September 17, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12167536.htm

State police to hold conference on results from drug, gun operation
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:13:52 -0700

HARRISBURG >> Pennsylvania State Police will be holding a press conference on Wednesday to discuss more about Operation Flood, an operation in Dauphin County.

Drawing the line between discipline and abuse
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:37:22 -0700

Reported by: Christina Butler The Adrian Peterson alleged abuse case and the local case of a Dauphin county man begin charged after hitting a child with a wooden spoon are shining the spotlight on child abuse. They raise the questions how far is too far and what is legal in Pennsylvania?  Experts and parents are voicing their opinions. ...

Expolring the line between discipline and abuse
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:28:52 -0700

Reported by: Christina Butler The Adrian Peterson alleged abuse case and the local case of a Dauphin county man begin charged after hitting a child with a wooden spoon are shining the spotlight on child abuse. They raise the questions how far is too far and what is legal in Pennsylvania?  Experts and parents are voicing their opinions. ...

Pennsylvania Localities Tap Swaps for Upfront Cash: Muni Credit
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:16:40 -0700

Pennsylvania municipalities are turning once again to the kinds of derivative deals that backfired during the credit crunch as the lure of upfront cash and the potential to cut costs prove too hard to resist.

Wolf and Corbett to face off in first gubernatorial debate
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:26:09 -0700

Tonight, Republican Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett will face off against Democratic Candidate Tom Wolf in their first debate. It is part of the 30th Annual Pennsylvania Chamber Dinner in Dauphin County. The Gubernatorial debate begins at 7:30 tonight in the Hershey Lodge, along University Drive in Derry Township. The dinner begins at 5:00PM and will […]

Dauphin County food violations
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:37:37 -0700

Here's a look at the August food inspections report for Dauphin County. 

Ed Marsico honored as longest-serving Dauphin County DA
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:09:10 -0700

District Attorney Ed Marsico is being honored as Dauphin County's longest-serving DA.

Pittsburgh Man Claims $86.7 Million Mega Millions Jackpot
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:19:00 -0700

MIDDLETOWN, DAUPHIN COUNTY – A Pittsburgh man claimed an $86.7 million Mega Millions jackpot from May, the first jackpot-winning Mega Millions ticket sold by the Pennsylvania Lottery and fifth-largest prize awarded in the Lottery’s history. Carl Szott was presented with a ceremonial check for $86,755,350 by Lottery Executive Director Sil Lutkewitte Thursday. Szott had the only jackpot-winning ...