Thursday, January 29, 2015
Lawmakers have been criticized for racking up thousands of dollars in per diem payments in a year. Others have been exposed for collecting per diems that were used to help pay for properties they bought in Harrisburg.
CANONSBURG – Sarris Candies confectioners are getting some "kicks" out of their latest creation. The "Bradie" ball is every bit as sweet as the other chocolate footballs they sell, but has a noticeable dip in its side.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
He'll be heading to Lancaster County this weekend, for a three-part performance in Columbia, on Friday at Prudhomme's Lost Cajun Kitchen, Saturday at Columbia Kettle Works and Sunday at Garth Gallery.
"I can't understand why anyone who had tasted proper chocolate would ever buy Hershey's," said Gillon. "Hershey's is fine until you begin eating it. It's like eating plastic. It's the only chocolate we would consider using for making s'mores at camp fires because you wouldn't use good chocolate for that."
Pennsylvania has passed New York and California by earning the dubious distinction of having the highest gasoline taxes in the nation.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Pennsylvania's Alternative and Clean Energy Program approved a loan request for the borough to purchase and install an anaerobic digester at the site of the wastewater treatment plant, according to a press release from state Sen. Ryan P. Aument.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Cedar waxwings took over the same tree as last time at Trinity House Apartments today. A drama unfolded as a flock of impudent starlings moved in and drove them out, but the waxwings rallied and returned, forcing out the starlings and reclaiming the tree . . .
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Columbia school board at a meeting Jan. 15 named the district's new business manager.
Amy E. Light will take over effective March 16 and earn $85,000 per year. She replaces Laura Cowburn, who has been with the district 17 years and is retiring.
The U.S. Postal Service has ended next-day delivery of most first-class mail sent locally as part of its ongoing overhaul to save money.
Sunday, January 18, 2015
So, that's what was happening on Locust Grove Road this weekend.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
More light duty
Seen in York - easily accessible buttons. A good idea for Columbia?
Seen in Wrightsville - people do love that bridge.
On the job
Emergency personnel at a recent call
Apparently, the logo for a local band. Could be used for the Susquehanna, too.
Several Lancaster County Dollar Generals have been robbed recently. I hope ours isn't next.
Almost sunset on the Susquehanna
Newly opened Mattress Mart at Front & Bridge
Did anyone remember to put the jumper cables away?
More stars and strips forever