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  • York Weekend Extras - 02/27/2015 12:57 AM EST
  • Work on Dillsburg-area bridge to start - 03/05/2015 01:29 PM EST
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    Ringling Bros. phasing out iconic elephant acts by 2018

    03/05/2015 01:47 PM EST
    POLK CITY, Fla. - The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press exclusively that growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision. 
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    Work on Dillsburg-area bridge to start
    03/05/2015 01:29 PM EST - Work on the closed 116-year-old Bishop Road bridge that connects York and Cumberland counties will be underway later this month, and the construction cost is under budget. Full Story

    Springfield Twp. site to be developed, could bring 100 jobs
    03/05/2015 01:30 PM EST - York County commissioners approved one of the final pieces of a puzzle to help attract upward of 100 jobs to the southern part of the county. Full Story

    Ex-Penn State student guilty of breaking into dorms, fondling females
    03/05/2015 12:48 PM EST - STATE COLLEGE - A former Penn State student has pleaded guilty to breaking into the dormitory rooms of female students last fall and fondling them as they slept. Full Story

    Donation allows HIV testing program to continue at York City health center
    03/05/2015 12:43 PM EST - A nearly $40,000 donation will help continue a free HIV testing program at Family First Health centers in York and Adams counties. Full Story

    Hanover High student irked by book disposal
    03/05/2015 11:49 AM EST - Workers at the library in Hanover High School have begun purging some of its books as part of a larger transformation of the library. Full Story

    Parents of stillborn baby girl give back to York Hospital in her name
    03/05/2015 09:24 AM EST - Amy Gross said she has three angel babies watching over her fourth pregnancy. After a miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy in 2012, Gross' next loss came two days after her baby shower, on April 7, 2014. Full Story

    Part of Susquehanna Trail closed as winter storm hits area
    03/05/2015 12:35 PM EST - Traffic accidents are being reported around York County this morning as a winter storm moves through the area, creating hazardous travel conditions. Full Story

    Snow emergencies declared around York County
    03/05/2015 12:28 PM EST - 11 p.m. update:These municipalities have also declared snow emergencies: Delta, through Thursday East Prospect, until 7 p. Full Story

    Closings and cancellations around York County
    03/05/2015 12:29 PM EST - The following closings and cancellations are being announced. * All York County offices and court operations will close at noon. Full Story

    Longtime Hanover birder cited for eagle-nest misstep
    03/05/2015 11:20 AM EST - One of the Hanover area's best-known birdwatchers said it's her fault a television news cameraman got too close to a bald eagle nest near Codorus State Park. Full Story

    Red Lion-area man, wife admit to crimes against girl
    03/05/2015 08:46 AM EST - A Windsor Township man has pleaded guilty to exposing himself to a girl over a three-year period, and minutes later his wife pleaded guilty to endangering the victim by not intervening. Full Story

  • York-area obituaries for Thursday - 03/05/2015 08:16 AM EST
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    Rooms going fast at Hungary's village for rent

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Rooms at Hungary's village-for-rent are going fast. More than 300 inquiries and reservations for 280 guests have been made since Mayor Kristof Pajer last week began advertising the village of Megyer, available for 210,000 forints ($760) a day. Full Story
    (Matthew Mead — The Associated Press)
    Make your own 'Shamrock shake' at home

    I'm ashamed to admit this, for I am no fan of fast food, but I've always had a soft spot for McDonald's shakes. Full Story
    Arquette, Schwarzenegger films to premiere at Tribeca fest

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival has unveiled the second half of its slate of 97 movies, including films starring recent Oscar-winner Patricia Arquette and Arnold Schwarzenegger, as well as documentaries on Rosanne Barr and R&B star Mary J. Full Story