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Punxsutawney Phil (groundhog)

Perry Hall: Groundhog's prediction casts a shadow on our weather

As the last days of January go by, no snow has accumulated in the Perry Hall/Kingsville neighborhoods. While snow lovers and students yearn for sledding and days off from school, the rest of us quietly rejoice with the passing of each snowless day. I say "quietly" so as not to trigger a blizzard from Mother Nature! Despite the remaining threat of winter weather, we can hope for an early spring and look to Punxsutawney Phil for confirmation. "Groundhog's Day" takes place on Thurs, Feb 2 and the famous Pennsylvania groundhog will be ready at sunrise. According to Wikipedia, "The Groundhog Day celebration is rooted in a German superstition that says if a...