today’s news … Thursday, May 16, 2013

today’s news and information gleanings from here and there!

Quote for today… “Our Legislature is built to bungle. Think about it. The nation’s largest full-time Legislature routinely spits out something like 5,000 bills each two-year session. – John Baer, Philadelphia Daily News columnist, in this column: Lawmakers need a ‘one-thing’ rule.

annual report

  • $antorum’s back … this time as a newspaper columnist in the Lancaster New Era (“Rick Santorum joins the New Era editorial page, starting today.”)
  • Jumping ship: York school’s board members’ and superintendent’s resignation – York Daily Record
  • Jeremy K. Beckley of Columbia recently received the Jordan Earth Science Scholarship of $332. He will graduate from Columbia Junior/Senior High School and attend Millersville University this fall to study environmental geology.” – Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era

mullen booksClick on the picture of Mullen Books above

kozeeClick on the picture of Kozee Kandles above

columbia fryerClick on the picture of Columbia Fryer Chicken Shack above

  • “Member Walt Mowrer will present “Six Bridges of Columbia and Wrightsville” at a meeting of the Lancaster County Postcard Club Monday at 7 p.m. The group will meet at the Farm & Home Center, 1383 Arcadia Road.
    A brief business meeting will be held, followed by the presentation. The exhibit theme for the month is “Parades”.
    For more information, call 627-7732.” – Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era
  • POLICE LOG:MARIETTA: Tyler A. Brock, 21, of 118 W. Market St., Apt. 1, Marietta, was charged with possession of morphine and drug paraphernalia May 2 at his home. Police found him with the drug and a hypodermic needle while he was being arrested on a bench warrant. – EAST DONEGAL TWP.: Frank E. Mowery, 28, of 320 Essex St., Marietta, has been charged after running a red light at River and Colebrook roads April 20. – EAST DONEGAL TWP.: Brandon Marsh, 27, of 219 Chelmsford Drive, Marietta, was charged after a domestic dispute May 9 at his home.” – Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era

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