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    EDITORIAL: Police, communities — help bridge the divide

    Police and community relations is a topic of national debate and protest — and that debate is clearly relevant here at home, too. Full Story
    LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    LETTER: Cyber school editorial offensive to parents

    Your Dec. 12 editorial, "Reform cyber school rules," mischaracterizes cyber charter schools in Pennsylvania and needs to be addressed and clarified for your readers. Full Story
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    LETTER: Cyber school editorial offensive to parents

    Your Dec. 12 editorial, "Reform cyber school rules," mischaracterizes cyber charter schools in Pennsylvania and needs to be addressed and clarified for your readers. Full Story

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    LETTER: Cyber school editorial offensive to parents

    12/19/2014 10:45 AM EST
    Your Dec. 12 editorial, "Reform cyber school rules," mischaracterizes cyber charter schools in Pennsylvania and needs to be addressed and clarified for your readers. 
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    OP-ED: Politicians say the darndest things
    12/19/2014 10:45 AM EST - Pols say the darndest things! We have culled from masses of malapropisms, silly statements, dumb observations and, sadly, few words of wisdoms from our national leaders in 2014. Full Story

    EDITORIAL: Police, communities — help bridge the divide
    12/19/2014 10:50 AM EST - Police and community relations is a topic of national debate and protest — and that debate is clearly relevant here at home, too. Full Story

    LETTER: Don't cut York's economic development
    12/18/2014 03:23 PM EST - With the economy growing, if York wants to be competitive for business, now is the time to maintain the Community and Economic Development Department. Full Story

    OP-ED: Transparency about medical costs is key to controlling them
    12/18/2014 03:25 PM EST - U.S. health-care spending has never grown as slowly as it did last year. Dwight D. Eisenhower was in the Oval Office when the U. Full Story

    EDITORIAL: Bluff? We'll never know
    12/18/2014 03:23 PM EST - Did you hear that big sign of release Tuesday when York Mayor Kim Bracey announced a last-minute deal that will save 32 police officers' jobs? Full Story

    LETTER: Cyber charter takes issue with editorial
    12/17/2014 11:48 AM EST - On behalf of Achievement House Cyber Charter School, I would like to address the misrepresentation of public cyber education in the Dec. Full Story

    (AP)
    Fort Worth firefighters use oxygen to save cat

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — North Texas firefighters have used oxygen on a cat that was rescued from a burning house after the residents escaped on their own. Full Story
    (Julie Falsetti photo)
    From Scratch: Afraid to fry? Stir up your menu

    I think most people like to eat. When I taught ESL classes, I incorporated this idea in an English Through Cooking class. Full Story
    (Mark Pokorny/AP)
    'Hobbit' goes out on top with $90.6 million 5-day debut

    NEW YORK (AP) — While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell. Full Story