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A car passes by chairs which are set up Friday afternoon in front of 433 North State Street in preparation for Saturday morning’s Fourth of July parade.
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A car passes by chairs which are set up Friday afternoon in front of 433 North State Street in preparation for Saturday morning’s Fourth of July parade.

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Bloomsburg woman who staged hate crimes must pay ex
WILLIAMSPORT — A Bloomsburg woman was sentenced this week to 10 consecutive weekends in prison and ordered to stay away...
Convicted sex offender locked up after call in South Centre Township
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A trucker from West Virginia with a record of past sex crimes exposed himself Thursday night to a...
Millville woman is betting on cards as ‘unique’ idea in toy market
MILLVILLE — When Jenny Kile saw her kids having a blast with cards she played with as a kid, she knew she had a new toy...
EMT: Injuries don’t seem serious in Catawissa area
CATAWISSA TWP. — A 70-year-old woman and her granddaughter catapulted over the handlebars of an ATV Friday afternoon...
BENTON — A 71-year-old driver struck a teen who was on his way to school, then left without helping the young man,...
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Millville Independence Day Parade: Forms 9 a.m., Dog Gone Good Fuel, moves at 10:30. Theme: “60th Anniversary of...
• Malia Obama, 17. • Rhythm-and-blues singer Melanie Fiona, 32. • TV personality Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, 33...
1776: The Declaration of Independence was adopted by delegates to the Second Continental Congress in Philadelphia....
13-year-old accused of rape PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. (AP) — Officials say a 13-year-old boy attacked a 7-year-old girl on...
Deer trash florist’s shop PLYMOUTH (AP) — Officials say two deer caused thousands of dollars in damage after leaping...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-14-15-16-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-2-9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-8-6-6 MIDDAY PICK...
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Remember WNEP weather babe Michelle Rotella ? She moved on to forecasting the weather in other places, but now she’s...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A 37-year-old man punched another man in the face, police say. Brian K. Cicick, of 621 W. Spruce St.,...
MILLVILLE — The following civil suits have been filed in the office at the office of District Judge Doug Brewer. The...
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Stella A. Houser Steven and Sara (Leiby) Houser, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Stella Atlee, born...
Businessman, civic leader earned Purple Heart
Joseph Robert “Bob” Sands Sr., 93, a well-known Benton area resident and highly decorated World War II veteran,...
Army veteran worked with Tampa Bay Rays
Joseph James Jacobs, 84, of Wapwallopen, passed away peacefully on Wednesday night, July 1, 2015, at Berwick Retirement...
Navy veteran had 26-year career with PP&L
Phillip M. “Bart” Bartel died Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Phillip was born in St....
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area today: • BERWICK — Fourth of July Celebration, 11 a.m.,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Liberty is getting some new lights. The National Park Service on Thursday announced that a new...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Thomas Jefferson’s Rotunda at the University of Virginia is ensnared in a spider’s web of...
WILKES-BARRE (AP) —First they took the bras. Now they’ve come back for the panties. Police say 140 pairs of underwear...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Nebraska girl who died of brain cancer Tuesday at age 3 helped save the lives of two Pennsylvania...
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LOS ANGELES —Sharks are serious business this summer, with grisly attacks on beachgoers off the Florida, California and...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Bubba Watson says he’s painting over the Confederate flag on his car made popular...
NEW YORK — Holly Madison insists she doesn’t like talking about living at the Playboy mansion with Hugh Hefner, but...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The man fatally shot by a former CNN reporter’s husband at an Albuquerque motel had fled...
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“A storm developing over Kentucky was forecast to keep most of its showers to our south. We were expected to have a...
LOS ANGELES — Drawing on real neuroscience and the latest psychological research, “Inside Out” goes where no animated...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man suspected in the shooting death of a woman at a busy San Francisco tourist destination has...
NEW YORK (AP) — A biography of Rodgers and Hammerstein, written with the cooperation of the late Broadway team’s...
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U.S. faces Japan in Women’s World Cup final on Sunday
VANCOUVER, British Columbia. — With the title match looming, Abby Wambach isn’t mincing words. “All I care about is...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — NASCAR’s most famous race track is seemingly safer and possibly more politically correct as the...
HOUSTON — The federal hacking investigation of the St. Louis Cardinals could take longer if high-level executives are...
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NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees settled their dispute over a marketing payment with a deal announced Friday...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 42 37.532 — — 4-6 W-1 21-14 21-23 Baltimore 42 38.525 ½ — 5-...
ATLANTA — Juan Uribe hit a tie-breaking homer in the seventh inning, Julio Teheran delivered another strong home start...
CHICAGO — Justin Bour and Christian Yelich homered and Miami got six impressive innings from Tom Koehler in a win over...
CHICAGO — John Danks pitched seven scoreless innings and Jose Abreu hit a home run, leading Chicago past Baltimore....
ST. LOUIS — Jedd Gyorko homered in the seventh inning to tie the game and then had a run-scoring single in the ninth to...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Red Sox 12, Blue Jays 6 Boston 800 000 310—12 19 1 Toronto 040 0 000 02— 6 14 1 Miley, Ogando (6),...
WASHINGTON — Clint Robinson, a 30-year-old non-roster invitee by Washington in spring training who had just 13 major...
DETROIT — Anibal Sanchez’s no-hit bid was broken up when former Detroit teammate Ezequiel Carrera lined a single to...
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WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Jhonattan Vegas hasn’t had much success since winning his second PGA Tour event as a...
The Greenbrier Classic Second Round Jhonattan Vegas 66-65—131 -9 Scott Langley 62-69—131 -9 Chad Collins 65-67—...
DALLAS — DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust...
LONDON — Pushed to the absolute limit, Serena Williams once again found a way to win. Down 3-0 and 5-4 in the third...
UTRECHT, Netherlands — Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali did not see much of rival Chris Froome the last time...
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July 4
July 4, 1985 • Greg Sacks passes Bill Elliott midway through the Pepsi Firecracker 400 to pick up his first NASCAR win...
Today BASEBALL Little League Major Division at Mary Byers Complex Danville vs. Selinsgrove............10 a.m...
Rolling Pines WEDNESDAY NIGHT LEAGUE July 1st W L Chyko/Phillips 35.5 8.5 Lupini/DiPippa 31 13 Camillocci/...
AUTO RACING 8 a.m. CNBC — Formula One, qualifying for British Grand Prix, at Silverstone, England Noon NBCSN —...
BASEBALL American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Signed RHP Carson Fulmer to a minor league contract. KANSAS CITY ROYALS...
TURBOTVILLE — Berwick’s Emily Novicki hit a bases-clearing double and tossed a complete game during Berwick’s 13-9 win...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Washington -115/+105 San Francisco at St. Louis -180/+170 San Diego...
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BOSTON — New Balance thinks the U.S. military is dragging its feet. Last April, the Department of Defense announced...
NEW YORK — Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis’ long-planned “dream trip” to the U.S. ended in New...
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BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from June 24-30. June 24 •12:38 a.m. — Fireworks...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —The following people were charged with allowing children in their care to miss classes at Central...
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DEAR ABBY: I’m 19, and I got married six months ago to the love of my life! We have a great relationship despite how...
KATONAH, N.Y. — The inner circle of founders has been set for as long as anyone can remember — Washington, Jefferson,...
NEW YORK (AP) — A bizarre-looking fossil worm that’s been a puzzle for scientists has given up a secret: Researchers...
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Author helps owners learn how to talk to their cats
LOS ANGELES — When it comes to cats, those meows mean... well, a lot of things. With each purr, yowl or even blink,...
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George Curry might have been cleared of recruiting. That’s only because he had his lackeys do his dirty work for him...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You have a great sense of humor and a genuine desire to help others. You don’t hesitate to...
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TODAY Prayer breakfast, Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Blvd., South Centre Township, 7:15 a.m., 570-387-1795...
New pastor named for Berwick church BERWICK — The Rev. Stephen Portner has been named the new pastor of Bethany...
WHITSETT, N.C. (AP) — At 6:30 p.m. Friday, Chaplain Tony Pierzchala makes the rounds at the TA Travel Center in...
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IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of...
I salute … the editor of a colonial newspaper who shut down his paper rather than pay the Stamp Act tax of 1765; his...
When Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence 239 years ago, he placed equality and liberty at the heart...