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Mountville woman assaults grandfather with vacuum cleaner

MOUNTVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) — A woman has been charged with simple assault, as well as criminal trespass after two incidents occurred on May 26 and June 5, 2022. According to the Manor Township Police Department, officers were dispatched to the 100 Block of Linville Drive in Mountville at 8:16 a.m. for a report of a domestic incident that was in progress. Once officers arrived on the scene and after a brief foot pursuit, one of the officers detained a woman in the area.
MOUNTVILLE, PA
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PSPCA removes 100 animals from property in Lancaster County

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. — The Pennsylvania SPCA said it removed 100 animals from a property in Lancaster County over concerns for their welfare. Acting on a tip from a good Samaritan, PSPCA officers seized the animals Friday from the property on Pumping Station Road in Quarryville. The animals included:
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'He killed my friend': New York gang member found guilty in 2019 Lebanon city shooting

It took a jury almost four hours Thursday to find Lindley Thelismond guilty of first-degree homicide. The result of a three-day trial before Judge Charles Jones Jr., Thelismond, of New York, will face a life sentence in the shooting death of James Jeter, 26, in what officials called a gang-related incident in 2019. Thelismond, who was 17 at the time, was apprehended in the 300 block of North 12th Street within hours of the incident, police said.
LEBANON, PA
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Protests break out across central Pa. after Roe v. Wade is overturned

Abortion rights advocates around the region took to the streets Friday to share their outrage at the Supreme Court ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade after 50 years. In Harrisburg, Rachel Maurer and a group partnered with Elementary Coffee to gather people at the fountain at the Pennsylvania Capitol Complex. In Lancaster, a protest was organized at Musser Park, while another popped up at Continental and Hanover squares in York.
HARRISBURG, PA
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Pennsylvania SPCA rescues 100 animals from Quarryville property

QUARRYVILLE, Pa. — The Pennsylvania SPCA executed a search warrant and ended up removing a total of 100 animals from a Quarryville property due to the allegedly unsanitary and unsafe conditions they were housed in. The agency's Humane Law Enforcement Officers were tipped off to the property from a...
QUARRYVILLE, PA
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Carjacking suspect arrested following 100 mph chase on I-78 in northern Berks

A New York man was arrested after leading local and state police on a high-speed chase along Interstate 78 following an armed carjacking in northwestern Berks County. Police successfully deployed spike strips Thursday evening to flatten the tires of the stolen car, ending the roughly 13-mile chase near Hamburg, and arrested the 20-year-old robbery suspect, Jarrion Wiggins of New York.
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Pennsylvania SPCA remove 100 animals from Lancaster County home

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — The Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PSPCA) executed a search warrant and removed 100 animals from a property in Quarryville on Friday, June 24. The animals were removed over concerns for their welfare; The SPCA was acting on a tip from a community member.
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PA Dad On Probation Nabbed For Driving Under The Influence With Children In The Car: Police

A central Pennsylvania father— on probation— has been arrested after he was found to be driving under the influence with children in his vehicle, authorities say. Newberry Township police have been investigating an incident in the first block of Oaklyn Drive in York Haven— where Adam Christopher Deeley lives— since they were called to the home at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday, June 15, according to a release by the department.
YORK HAVEN, PA

Maryland Man Impersonates Walmart Employee in Attempted Theft

OXFORD, PA — A resident of Perry Hall, Maryland has been arrested by the Pennsylvania State Police. Christian Chidube Nanno, age 22, has been charged with Retail Theft in connection to a shoplifting incident at the Walmart Supercenter located at 800 Commons Drive in Oxford, Pennsylvania. Authorities state that...
OXFORD, PA
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Berwyn couple honored for philanthropy to Albright College

READING – Robin (Feldman) Curtin ’93 and Terrence Curtin ’90, of Berwyn, were honored at an Albright College ceremony, June 10, for their extraordinary philanthropic support of the college, during which their names were etched on Founders Wall, located in the heart of Albright College’s campus.
BERWYN, PA
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We saved you a bite: Blue Bird Inn (Lebanon Valley Food Critics)

Editor’s Note: Last year, Michael and Nicole Borrell began reviewing Lebanon Valley’s restaurants and eating attractions as the Lebanon Valley Food Critics. Since then, the couple has aimed to offer unbiased reviews of the eating and drinking establishments the Lebanon Valley has to offer. LebTown is pleased to be partnering with LVFC to share these reviews with our readers. Bon appétit!
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Abortion rights rally held in Lancaster

LANCASTER, Pa. — An abortion rights rally is underway in Lancaster. The event that started at 6 p.m. at Musser Park is being hosted by Lancaster Stands Up, Planned Parenthood Keystone and YWCA Lancaster. It comes after the U.S. Supreme Court ended constitutional protections for abortion by overturning Roe...
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Abortion advocates hold protest in Lancaster

LANCASTER, Pa. — In the aftermath of the decision to overrule Roe vs. Wade, hundreds of people gathered at Musser Park in Lancaster for a protest. “When I woke up this morning, I didn’t think we’d have to deal with our rights getting stripped away already," said Ruby Mundok, a protester.
LANCASTER, PA
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Regional Pottstown ambulance authority being explored

It’s not easy to fill the ranks of emergency service posts in the best of times. And few would argue we’re living in the best of times, with a volatile virus keeping medical personnel on their toes and overworked. The problem is that they were already overworked and...
POTTSTOWN, PA
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Reading School District unveils plans for STEM High School Academy

READING, Pa. - The Reading School District unveiled plans for a new STEM High School Academy during a school board meeting Wednesday. A presentation from the district says the satellite campus will serve 700 - 1000 students with a focus on science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. School officials say...
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