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Second arrest made after teacher found brutally murdered

On Monday morning, Lancaster Police found the body of Brownstown Elementary teacher Nicole Mathewson. She had been beaten and was dead when they got there. “It was grisly, I mean it was a very brutal homicide and it was a horrible way for the young woman to die,” said Lancaster Police Chief Keith Sadler. 272 more words


Hearing that will determine whether York city schools will go charter comes to an end

A hearing came to an end Tuesday that could ultimately decide whether schools in York city could become charter schools. The day began with a judge denying the request by Tom Scott, the lawyer for the teacher’s union, to extend the hearing another day. 206 more words


Hearing begins that could determine whether York City schools will go charter

A York County judge is weighing the Pa. Department of Education’s petition to place York’s schools into receivership, potentially paving the way for the district to become all charter schools. 305 more words


Police searching for thieves that stripped church of nearly all its copper in York

In the middle of the night thieves stripped the First Presbyterian Church in York of almost all its copper. “You’re stealing from God’s house,” said the church’s facilities manager John Adams. 220 more words


Rare exotic snakes stolen from pet shop in Lebanon County

Jason Miley has a lot of strange reptiles in the Pawz & Clawz pet store in Lebanon County. However his most valuable, an albino ball python and an albino red tail boa, are missing after being stolen Tuesday night from his store in Cleona. 215 more words


Sticking plaster solution left for Buckle

In the words of comedian Jim Bowen on the TV show Bullseye, “here’s what you could have won.”

Cheltenham Town could have been playing Premier League Crystal Palace at home in the FA Cup 3rd round if they had beaten Dover Athletic – not quite the top prize, but a decent one none the less, and definitely not the equivalent of a speedboat for someone living in Alfreton. 540 more words

Hard Six.

The most notable half dozen corrupt police connected to The Met (and that is saying something). This post used as an aide memoire.

1. John Yates, Bahrain and human rights abuses. 86 more words