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QVC to close Lancaster County facility

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - QVC will close its distribution center in Lancaster County and two others as it streamlines operations following the acquisition of rival home shopping channel HSN, its parent company announced Wednesday.

ABC27.COM - 2018-10-17 17:03:12

Man charged in knifepoint carjacking in Lancaster; found in stolen vehicle in Philadelphia

A Harrisburg man has been charged with a carjacking at knifepoint Friday in Lancaster.Suudimon Washington, 32, was arrested after he was found in the stolen Chevrolet Cruz on Market Street in Philadelphia, police said in a news release Tuesday.Washington is charged with pulling a knife on a male and

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-10-17 13:50:00

City library will close its Duke Street facility, move to Lancaster Square as part of new redevelopment

Moving the Lancaster Public Library to a new, leased facility on Lancaster Square will free up funds and staff time that’s currently devoted to upkeep and repairs of the 64-year-old library at 125 N. Duke St.“We will see significant savings, so we can concentrate more dollars on library collections

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-10-18 00:15:00

Police investigating shooting that left one man in critical condition in Lancaster

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery to treat his injury. The victim remains in critical but stable condition, police say. Investigators are waiting to speak to the victim, when he is able, to attempt to learn more about what happened.

FOX43.COM - 2018-10-17 13:29:37

York City homicide: One accused killer testifies against 2nd

But after the Friday, Oct. 12, hearing, defense attorney Korey Leslie — who represents DeJesus — said he believes Ramirez unknowingly testified to killing his friend.

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2018-10-17 21:06:00

York County bus driver left student with special needs on board for 5 1/2 hours, police say

Marilyn Tarlton, 67, of York, is charged with endangering the welfare of children. She’s set to have a preliminary hearing on Thursday before District Judge James Morgan, according to court records.

YDR.COM - 2018-10-17 17:41:00

QVC, HSN to combine operations into new business unit |Chain Store Age

The initiative will streamline operations, mostly at HSN, with the aim of creating a leaner, and more agile organization. Approximately 350 positions will be eliminated by year-end 2018, the majority at HSN’s St. Petersburg, Fla., campus and Long Island, N.Y., operations. (HSN was purchased by Qurat

CHAINSTOREAGE.COM - 2018-10-17 18:04:24

Police Log Oct. 17: Identity theft, bullet found in wall, notary arrested - Chadds Ford Live

•A Chadds Ford resident also had his identity stolen but is none the worse for wear. Police said the 66-year-old’s identity was used to rent a vehicle in Las Vegas, Nevada on Aug. 22. However, his finances were not used for the transaction so he’s not out any money, police said.

CHADDSFORDLIVE.COM - 2018-10-17 11:22:45

Officers observed man flushing suspected cocaine down toilet during search warrant, police allege

Angel Crespo-Candelaria, 36, was arrested that day and has been charged with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent, use/possession of drug paraphernalia and tamper with/fabricate physical evidence.

FOX43.COM - 2018-10-17 19:27:21

Ephrata Borough woman seeks answers after her husband is found dead in Georgia

Gwen Serrano was caught off guard after police knocked on the door of her Ephrata Borough home last Tuesday and asked about her husband’s whereabouts.“He’s in Montana,” she recalled telling police.Then the police officer broke the tragic news: Angel Serrano Jr., 36, was found dead earlier that morni

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-10-16 21:01:00

Man in critical but stable condition after being shot Tuesday evening in Lancaster

A man is hospitalized in critical but stable condition after he was shot in the abdomen Tuesday in Lancaster, police said.The shooting happened around 5:45 p.m. in the area of East King and South Lime streets. Police found a man with a gunshot wound after being called to the area.The man was taken t

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-10-17 12:40:00

The Brickyard to close Lancaster city restaurant and bar; Last day slated for Oct. 28

“Many have worked, played, celebrated, collaborated, and met the love of their lives at the Yard, and although we are closing our doors, it is these memories that will never be forgotten; so to all of those who have contributed to this unforgettable legacy, we say THANK YOU,”the post said.

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-10-16 20:32:00

Police arrest teen wanted in York double homicide

Luis Joshua Vicente-Ramirez, 16, of no fixed address, was arrested around 4:55 p.m. in the 300 Block of East Cottage Place, a news release states. He was taken into custody by patrol officers.

YDR.COM - 2018-10-17 01:18:00

Police release photos of York City gunman in robbery spree

Detectives and members of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are now hoping residents might recognize that spree robber and report his identity to investigators.

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2018-10-16 17:14:00

Police searching for two suspects from Columbia armed robbery

The first suspect is described as a light-skinned man who was wearing blue gym shorts, black “Vans” sneakers with white laces, and a black, hooded jacket.

FOX43.COM

2 sought for armed robbery at Columbia store

COLUMBIA, Pa. (WHTM) - Police are looking for a pair of robbers who held up a Turkey Hill convenience store in Columbia.One of the robbers showed a handgun during the robbery at the Chestnut Street store on Sunday around 1:38 a.m.The pair took off with cash and cigarettes.Both were possibly in their

ABC27.COM

Cold front moves through Lancaster County today; first frost possible overnight Thursday

Today should be windy, too, with gusts nearing 40 mph as cold air arrives, according to AccuWeather.

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-10-17 11:40:00

Outdoors calendar of events in Lancaster County, week beginning Oct. 20

SATURDAYApples from Cider to Butter and Snitz program in Lancaster County Central Park:drop in anytime between 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Mill Creek Campground Sites 2 & 3. For all ages. Assist Johnny Appleseed (aka naturalist Brandon Pentz) to make fresh apple cider with an official apple press. Drink t

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-10-17 01:21:00

No winner in lottery drawing, Mega Millions jackpot hits a new record of $868 million

The Mega Millions jackpot beat its own record once again after no ticket matched all the six numbers in the drawing Tuesday night. The winning numbers on Tuesday were 69, 45, 61, 3, 49, and the Mega Ball was 9.

FOX43.COM - 2018-10-17 10:30:20

Harrisburg-area man sought on child abuse charges

Charles L. McConnell, 30, struck an infant several times, causing severe bruising to the infant's face, and he threw several objects at another child, causing injuries to the child’s forehead, Susquehanna Regional police said.

ABC27.COM - 2018-10-16 17:32:17