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Harrisburg (Dauphin, Pennsylvania)

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  • John H. "Jack" Zink Jr., mechanical contractor

    John H. "Jack" Zink Jr., mechanical contractor
    John H. Zink Jr., a retired mechanical engineer and contractor who enjoyed playing gin rummy going to the beach, died July 3 of an apparent heart attack. He was 95. Mr. Zink was lunching and playing cards with friends at the Green Spring Club when he was...
  • Sister Dorothy Mary Epple, educator

    Sister Dorothy Mary Epple, educator
    Sister Dorothy Mary Epple, a member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 66 years, died Tuesday of a heart attack at Assisi House in Aston, Pa. She was 86. Dorothy Mary Epple was born to Carl and Barbara M. Bender Epple and was raised on...
  • Ex-Terp Thomas earns honor from Atlantic Coast Sports Media

    Ex-Terp Thomas earns honor from Atlantic Coast Sports Media
    Former Maryland basketball star Alyssa Thomas was named the Atlantic Coast Conference's Female Athlete of the Year on Friday, as voted on by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association. Thomas, a 6-foot-2 forward from Harrisburg, Pa., had already been...
  • Sex abuse lawsuit against Dundalk man who voiced Elmo is dismissed

    Sex abuse lawsuit against Dundalk man who voiced Elmo is dismissed
    A federal judge in Pennsylvania has dismissed a lawsuit accusing Kevin Clash, the puppeteer known for his work as the voice of Sesame Street's Elmo, of child sexual abuse. It was the fifth of five lawsuits filed against Clash. Three other were dismissed...
  • Ollie's CEO Butler is chairman of Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation's board

    The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation recently announced Mark Butler, president and CEO of Ollie's Bargain Outlet, as its chairman of the board of directors. "We are very proud and eager to have Mark Butler as our new chairman," Steve Salem, president of the Cal...
  • Betty J. "BJ" Lewenz, artist-teacher

    Betty J. "BJ" Lewenz, artist-teacher
    Betty J. "BJ" Lewenz, a former art teacher, photographer, poet and naturalist, died May 23 of heart failure at Union Memorial Hospital. The longtime Ruxton resident was 91. The daughter of Ralph Curtis Deatrick and Amy Carol Henderson Deatrick, Betty...
  • Young carvers show how it's done at Havre de Grace Decoy Festival

    Young carvers show how it's done at Havre de Grace Decoy Festival
    A small crowd of onlookers gathered around Daniel Irons, 11, of Queenstown, and his brother, Jonathan, 9, Saturday afternoon. In between eating chips, Daniel grabbed his pencil and sketched an outline on his piece of wood. He sat down the pencil and...
  • Water release practices should be discussed in Conowingo Dam relicensing [Commentary]

    Water release practices should be discussed in Conowingo Dam relicensing [Commentary]
    Havre de Grace resident and Tidewater Marina owner Garrett Pensell attended the May 5 congressional hearing on the Conowingo Dam relicensing. He shares his thoughts about the relicensing and the dam's effects on the downriver ecosystem, economy and public...
  • History in Rice's grasp after a lifetime of training

    History in Rice's grasp after a lifetime of training
    Linda Rice had tried college, lasting a couple of years at Penn State while realizing that studying bloodlines, speed ratings and past performance charts for horses interested her far more than what she was studying in computer science classes. "I...
  • Sinclair Broadcast Group plans $150M share buyback

    Sinclair Broadcast Group plans $150M share buyback
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. offered to restructure its nearly $1 billion planned acquisition of seven ABC affiliates and a Washington-based cable news network, changes it says will satisfy cross-ownership concerns recently raised by the Federal...
  • Albert W. Coates, maintenance worker

    Albert W. Coates, maintenance worker
    Albert W. Coates, a retired maintenance worker and World War II veteran, died March 17 of heart failure at Rock Glen Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in West Baltimore. He was 89. Albert Wallace Coates was born in Harrisburg, Pa., and later moved to...
  • Sinclair Broadcast could be forced to sell assets, revise acquisitions under proposed FCC rules

    Sinclair Broadcast could be forced to sell assets, revise acquisitions under proposed FCC rules
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. is one of several large broadcasters that could be forced to sell television stations or other assets or rethink future acquisitions under new media ownership rules the Federal Communications Commission is set to consider...