York County 911 log

 
Militarized police
Do you think community police departments are becoming militarized, as some have suggested in the wake of last week s riots in Ferguson, Mo.?
 Yes.
 No.
 Unsure.
(John A. Pavoncello —The York Dispatch)
Students, staff ready for Hannah Penn's new beginning

The registration melee in the Hannah Penn K-8 office aside, students and staff at the newly opened York City School District building were ready to start fresh. Full Story
PENNSYLVANIA
(Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Las Vegas spoils Mo'ne's night, beats Philly 8-1

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Mo'ne Davis didn't have her best stuff when she and her Philadelphia teammates needed it most, and Las Vegas took advantage. Full Story
WORLD
Children used as child soldiers in South Sudan

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.N.'s top official for children and armed conflicts says the use of child soldiers and violence against children is commonplace in South Sudan's year of warfare. Full Story
WASHINGTON
(Jacquelyn Martin/AP)
US special ops tried but failed to find hostages

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them, officials say. Full Story
LOCAL
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Charity worker angry over York City permit fee

08/21/2014
The man honored in 2011 by York City's mayor for his humanitarian work is now questioning Kim Bracey's insistence that he pay $35 for a permit to give away food at a September event. 
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Students, staff ready for Hannah Penn's new beginning
08/21/2014 - The registration melee in the Hannah Penn K-8 office aside, students and staff at the newly opened York City School District building were ready to start fresh. Full Story

Fair parking permits soon available for West York residents
08/20/2014 - In order to obtain a permit, residents must show vehicle registration. Permits are limited to three per residential building Full Story

Va. man named Stoner arrested on pot charges

ORANGE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man with the last name Stoner is facing drug charges after police found more than $10,000 worth of marijuana plants at his home. Full Story
(Lauren Gross photo)
Preserving the Harvest: Raspberry compote tops your favorite treats

This past week, I made raspberry compote. A friend of mine brought me raspberries fresh-picked from her parents' home in Berks County, and I just love raspberry compote on angel food cake. Full Story
(Dave Allocca/AP)
Emmys: Billy Crystal to pay tribute to Williams

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Billy Crystal will pay tribute to Robin Williams, his longtime friend and fellow comedian, at next week's Emmy Awards. Full Story