today’s news … Tuesday, January 5, 2016

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

Quote for today “A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined … .” – George Washington

  • The check’s in the mail! | “Pennsylvania Treasurer Timothy Reese said school districts, contractors and suppliers and other state aid recipients will begin receiving payments tied up by the protracted budget stalemate as early as Tuesday.” Pennlive

gun permit“Gun permit numbers continue to climb in the midstate, with the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office, pictured, reporting a two to three fold increase in recent months.” – PHOTO SOURCE: Pennlive

license to carryClick here or on the above graphic to download the Pennsylvania Application for a Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms.

  • As stated in a reply to a comment a few days ago: “There is a time and a place to carry a weapon.” |‘s caveat “Three Reminders for Safe Concealment of Weapons” (page 20) reinforces “the only reason you should use a concealed weapon is to protect life.”

concealed courseThe Concealed Firearm Familiarization Course is offered in Lancaster County

1 – possess a valid Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms,

2 – maintain residency in, and possess a valid license/permit to carry a firearm from a state with which Pennsylvania has a current reciprocity agreement or

3 – fall within the applicable exceptions in 18 Pa. C.S. §6106(2)(b) as listed above, including §6106(2)(b)(15) regarding licenses/permits to carry a firearm recognized under Pennsylvania law without a formal reciprocity agreement.

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