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A. Lane Used Furniture to Shut It’s Doors on October 29, 2016

By at October 14, 2016 | 1:38 pm | 0 Comment

A. Lane Used Furniture store had been in business since 1926, and operated by four generations of family members. I was the last proprietor.

The anchor of the store was Gene Fievish. Known as Lane, Gene was a Harrisburg institution,… Read the rest

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Autism in the absence of MMR vaccine

By at August 30, 2016 | 12:29 am | 0 Comment

A link has been postulated between the specific use of the triple MMR vaccine and the rise of childhood autism. Though very considerable research has shown there to be no connection, some people continue to believe in such a link… Read the rest

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LZ – Resurrection: Spiritual Healing Worship Service Planned

By at August 30, 2016 | 12:28 am | 0 Comment

LZ – Resurrection:  Spiritual Healing Worship Service Planned

Harrisburg, PA –  The Interdenominational Ministers Conference (IMC) of Harrisburg, will hold a Spiritual Healing Worship Service for Veterans and Military Families from 11:00 am –1 pm, Saturday, October 1, 2016, at Bethany AME Church, 912 S. 21st Street, Harrisburg,… Read the rest

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Pennsylvania Pension Debt: $68,005,526,682

By at August 30, 2016 | 12:25 am | 0 Comment

Pennsylvania Pension Debt: $68,005,526,682

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You’d think sending lawmakers to jail would prompt prison reform – but not so fast

By at August 30, 2016 | 12:21 am | 0 Comment

by Jeff Coleman and Eric Epstein

In one moment, corrupt and scandal-tainted political characters are cutting ribbons for highways, bridges, and community centers, named in their honor by colleagues and beneficiaries of benevolence.

The state Capitol is a mausoleum for… Read the rest

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2016-2017 Enacted Budget, General Fund State Appropriations

By at August 4, 2016 | 10:02 pm | 0 Comment

2016-2017 Enacted Budget, General Fund State Appropriations

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SchoolWATCH

By at July 28, 2016 | 12:35 pm | 0 Comment

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Education’sSchoolWATCH database, launched in January 2015, allows parents, students and taxpayers for the first time to easily track and compare school district and charter school spending.

Gov. Tom Wolf approved House Bill… Read the rest

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Rob McCord’s Pension Payout, (RTK, February, 2015)

By at July 28, 2016 | 12:27 pm | 0 Comment

Refund amount: $63,799.62.

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Barbara Hafer’s pension pay out based on RTK Requests, (2012)

By at July 28, 2016 | 12:23 pm | 0 Comment

Gross monthly annuity: $4,035.29

Please note that as of the date of the receipt of the SERS data, there was no record of a lump sum withdrawal.

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Richard Nixon: The Last Liberal President?

By at July 28, 2016 | 12:06 pm | 74 Comments

Richard Nixon: The Last Liberal President?

It’s been forty years since Richard Nixon’s obsession with Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers backfired and led to the 1971 landmark First Amendment Decision, i.e., New York Times v. United States. The ruling made it possible for newspapers to… Read the rest

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