Tag Archives: Pennsylvania

I-83 drivers: What you need to know in Maryland

If you travel Interstate 83 or any other roads in Maryland, you need to remember that the new, hand-held cellphone ban is now in effect. Drivers can be pulled over if police see them holding a cellphone to their ear, … Continue reading

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What plans do you make to get home safely after drinking?

Pennsylvania State Police will be conducting DUI enforcement activities in York County, beginning Friday, and continuing through March 18, according to a news release. The activities could be DUI sobriety checkpoints, or roving DUI patrols, or both, the release states. … Continue reading

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Could York County face a shortage of volunteer emergency personnel?

Adams County is facing a shortage of first responders, according to a recent article by reporter Amy Stansbury in the Hanover Evening Sun. Stansbury reported that Pennsylvania’s current volunteer firefighting force is just a fraction of the size it once … Continue reading

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York County firefighters wonder about the future of volunteer departments

In the two years that I’ve been writing about emergency responders in York County, I’ve learned a lot about area firefighters. I’ve tried recently to do more stories on these men and women other than when they are battling a … Continue reading

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