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Doylestown Celebrating 'Small Business Weekend'

DOYLESTOWN, PA - Doylestown will celebrate "Small Business Weekend" on Nov. 25 and 26. The event is an extended version of the nationally-recognized "Small Business Saturday" initiative. According to event organizers Discover Doylestown, the weekend will include discount offers, unique and one-of-a

PATCH - 2017-11-18 15:59:35

Records: Military knew of firefighting foam hazards in 1995

Documents provided to this news organization show the military was aware of the hazards posed by firefighting foams nearly two decades before it began testing water supplies at area bases and issuing policies restricting use across the country. Jenny Wagner @ATJWagnerKyle Bagenstose @KyleBagenstose

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-19 12:00:00

Toys For Tots organizers hope for a record year of giving

Across the region, Toys For Tots drives are underway, gathering toys for needy children When the familiar Toys For Tots collection bins start appearing, you know the holidays can't be far behind. Hundreds of businesses across Bucks County have begun the annual toy drive that provides tens of thousan

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

'Wonder' is a tale of courage and kindness

The inspiring, universal story of "Wonder" about a 10-year-old boy with a severely scarred face (which opened in theaters Friday), compels us to take a hard look at how we treat others, especially if they have differences. The main character August "Auggie" Pullman, who is leaving the comfort of his

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

Give A Christmas donor motivated to keep giving back

"If everyone gives what they can, the world will be a better place," the Doylestown resident said. During the holiday season a couple years ago, James Nangeroni felt a pull on his heartstrings that couldn't be ignored. It occurred while he was reading an article about Give A Christmas, the annual ho

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

Festive holiday activities powering up in Bucks, Montgomery and beyond

Peddler's Village in Lahaska kicked off its holiday celebration Friday night and Sesame Place's "A Very Furry Christmas" opened Saturday. Joan Hellyer @BCCTintheknow Thanksgiving turkeys have not even been carved yet, and already its beginning to look and feel a lot like Christmas all around Bucks

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

Lucky to have a representative like Murt

Pennsylvania law desperately needs to be updated to expand the crime of ethnic intimidation to include mental or physical disability, sexual orientation or gender identity. Recently, there was a press conference in the Capitol to encourage the passage of House Bill 505 by the Legislature. The bill i

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

Our View: No. 1 objective, get rid of No. 2

The list of problems plaguing Pennsylvania state government is long. And those problems take quite a toll on taxpayers. Among the greatest problems is the extra-large size of of the state Legislature, which is one of the most expensive in the nation. We have long advocated reducing the number of rep

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

Dobbins' new flight plan

Dobbins Air Reserve Base and Lockheed Martin's Marietta facility are more than just neighbors, but rather two entities that go hand-in-hand. "It really is a partnership right now between the Georgia National Guard, Dobbins Air Reserve Base and the other tenants out there, and Lockheed," says David C

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-19 03:00:00

Gutknecht: 'If I was principal for a day...'

When I was in elementary school I remember being handed a writing prompt that read "If I was principal for a day I would..." Well, Monday morning that prompt turned into reality as I walked into Alcovy High School and served as the principal for a day. I can honestly say the day did not go as I pred

COVINGTON NEWS - 2017-11-19 14:48:00

Military families sacrifice for the country and you can help brighten their Christmas

Many military families will be separated this holiday season and Macon business leaders are helping them have a brighter Christmas. The Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce is kicking off its 2017 Christmas Assistance program for service members in need. The Family-2-Family Foundation will help militar


Sen. Johnny Isakson named East Cobb Citizen of the Year

Buy Now U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-GA, was named East Cobb Citizen of the Year at a Cobb Chamber of Commerce breakfast Thursday. Though the Senator is in Washington, his son Kevin and his wife Dianne accepted the recognition on his behalf.Shaddi Abusaid EAST COBB - Georgia's senior senator, Republi


Man entering home after security shift shot, killed at front door

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Police told Channel 2 Action News a man entering his home after working a security shift was shot and killed Friday morning. Channel 2's Tony Thomas is working with investigators to determine any possible leads, on Channel 2 Action News starting at 4 p.m. The shooting happen


Police: Multiple officers injured after shooting in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE, Ga. -- Multiple agencies are on the lookout after a man opened fire on and struck multiple officers in Gainesville, Georgia. The incident happened on Athens Street at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard after calls of a suspicious person in a domestic dispute with a woman. When police appr

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-18 07:56:00

Season's first freeze warning issued

COVINGTON, Ga. - The first freeze warning of the fall will be in effect for Newton and surrounding counties Sunday night into Monday morning. - photo by National Weather Service Low temperatures are expected to dip into the lower 30s overnight in Newton County with northwest winds of 5 to 10 mph. A

COVINGTON NEWS - 2017-11-20 01:08:00

Police: UGA student hit 110 mph while using social media during chase

A University of Georgia student might have gotten away if he didn't use his cellphone to record his speed on Snapchat while leading a police chase, Athens-Clarke County police say. Hunter Ty Wilkerson reached speeds of 110 mph during the Thursday morning chase before he ran off the road, went airbor


47 drivers arrested or cited at Fontana police checkpoint

Forty-seven individuals were arrested or cited Saturday night into Sunday morning during a Fontana police DUI/driver's license checkpoint, the department said on Sunday, Nov. 19. Officers arrested or cited 37 drivers for either operating a vehicle that was unlicensed or driving with a suspended or r

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-11-19 22:43:10

'Will & Grace' to 'Star Trek': 9 Series' Bosses Reveal the Challenges of Rebooting Beloved Series

There's no clear consensus about the origins of the phrase 'Everything old is new again.' But whoever coined it must surely have been working as a television programming executive at the time. This season's schedule - filled with a wide variety of reboots, sequels and spinoffs that have taken previo

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER - 2017-11-19 18:00:00

A time to be thankful

Perhaps some of you are not aware that I have been a guest columnist for this newspaper for a few years. I have enjoyed all the wonderful comments I've received and decided to write this week about why I'm thankful. I'm thankful to all of my readers who have shared how much they appreciate reading m

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-11-19 14:00:28

Inland educators excited - but wary - about Trump's $200 million STEM pledge

The White House's pledge to spend $200 million on science, math and computer education could potentially transform U.S. classrooms, but educators are waiting to celebrate until they know how the money will be spent. "I think it's positive that the White House is talking about STEM (science, technolo

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-19 18:01:40