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Pat Delany

LETTER: Perry fight for sick child

10/21/2014 09:55 AM EDT
In this day and age when all we hear are complaints about our elected officials, our family would like to share what happened to us on Monday, Oct. 
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LETTER: Linda Small an independent voice
10/21/2014 09:55 AM EDT - Linda Small, candidate for Pennsylvania's 28th Senate District seat, has a strong background in service as a master chief petty officer in the Navy. Full Story

LETTER: Wolf deserves vote of 'busy majority'
10/21/2014 09:55 AM EDT - As governor, Tom Wolf intends to stand up for the middle class of Pennsylvania. Knowing Tom's character, we have every expectation that he will succeed in doing so. Full Story

LETTER: Education a priority for Linda Small
10/21/2014 09:53 AM EDT - As a city resident and taxpayer, I have been following the issues with the York City School District. Full Story

LETTER: Pa. poised for growth with Wolf election
10/21/2014 10:37 AM EDT - I anticipate that Tom Wolf as governor will have an agenda to move Pennsylvania forward, making our state attractive to new business; updating our antiquated infrastructure, including adding high speed rail; prioritizing education; and doing it by working with elected officials. Full Story

LETTER: 'Old Farts' great friends to Heritage Trust
10/17/2014 08:48 AM EDT - Congratulations to the "Old Fire Farts of York County" who created the first countywide fire muster event at Cousler Park on Sunday, Oct. Full Story

LETTER: Mandatory physicals for doctors
10/16/2014 10:12 AM EDT - Let me start this letter by asking you not to take this at face value. This is not just a Pennsylvania problem. Full Story

LETTER: State needs to fund rehabs
10/09/2014 12:53 PM EDT - I attended the Sept. 30 York town hall meeting on the heroin and addiction epidemic that we all are seeing here in York, and I must say the amount of people that showed up was shocking. Full Story

LETTER: Bill could undo community gun laws
10/09/2014 11:19 AM EDT - While the state legislative session is about to end ahead of the November elections, the safety of our communities is at risk because of a dangerous bill moving through the state House. Full Story

LETTER: SB 76 would just create more losers
10/09/2014 09:52 AM EDT - In his letter on Oct. 7, George Herman commented on my "excuses" for opposing the Property Tax Independence Act (Senate Bill 76). Full Story

  • LETTER: 'Grease' is the word - 10/02/2014 01:10 PM EDT
  • LETTER: The nerve of Corbett - 10/01/2014 11:51 AM EDT
  • OP-ED: Shame on Kreutz Creek Elementary - 09/25/2014 09:49 AM EDT
  • LETTER: Support Cancer Fairness Act - 09/19/2014 08:45 AM EDT
  • Elusive bobcat again escapes from New Jersey home

    STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A pet bobcat that has repeatedly escaped from its owner's southern New Jersey home is again on the loose. Full Story
    Defense wants theater shooting trial postponed

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Defense attorneys are asking a judge to push back the trial for the man charged in the Colorado movie theater shooting so they can have more time to review a doctor's sanity evaluation that included 22 hours of interviews. Full Story