| Feb 6, 2010
| 3:20 PM
WASHINGTON -- Mid-Atlantic residents were buried Saturday by a blizzard the president jokingly called "Snowmageddon," and those brave enough tried to clear a path through the wet, heavy mounds of thigh-high snow.
The snow was falling too quickly in the...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 6:56 AM
The rain has been falling all morning and in Lancaster County nearly a dozen drivers have been rescued from flooded roadways.
Lancaster County Emergency management Coordinator, Randal Gockley, urges all people not to drive through high water.
| Oct 1, 2010
| 11:42 AM
Torrential downpours from a faded tropical storm marched into the Northeast on Friday, a day after claiming five lives in North Carolina, knocking out power and dousing some East Coast cities with more rain in hours than they normally get in months....
| Feb 8, 2010
| 1:14 PM
A Winter Storm Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service for our area effective Tuesday at 1pm until Wednesday at 7pm. An average of 6 to 12 inches of snow is likely to accumulate by Wednesday evening. Intense snow should fall late Tuesday...
| Apr 11, 2010
Is there anyone among us who does not know, or know of, a child with an autism spectrum disorder? Whether diagnostic criteria are allowing us to identify more individuals, or something in the environment is causing more autism, or our social habits and...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 1:44 PM
Here are assignments you can use to engage your students with this week's news, events, and anniversaries. For many more activities, visit the student pages.
How are you using the E-edition of the newspaper? Do your students have laptops? Are they...
| Jun 22, 2010
| 7:30 PM
The National Weather Service reports numerous trees and wires down across the area. In Dauphin County, quarter size hail reportedly fail in Hershey. Witnesses report widespread damage in South Annville Township, Lebanon. Another possbile tornado was...
| Jun 25, 2010
| 10:20 AM
The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado briefly touched down in the area of Main Street in Bridgeport about 2:30 p.m. Thursday, according to the agency's website.
The tornado, with winds of 100 mph, also hit Nichols Street and Cedar...
| Dec 20, 2009
I'm in an old farmhouse on a high, windy prairie in Idaho. There's snow on the ground: It's 6 below zero this morning, and the plumbing is frozen again. Coincidentally, I just finished rereading "Alone" by Adm. Richard Byrd, an account of the brutally...
| Mar 12, 2010
| 3:33 PM
Flooding could hit the area this weekend as rain pushes creeks and streams out of their banks.
The Susquehanna River is expected to reach 11 feet by Sunday morning. That's called "action stage," when Harrisburg city workers will begin moving items away...
| Feb 11, 2010
| 7:22 AM
PHILADELPHIA -- Utility crews rumbled along icy roads working to restore power to more than 100,000 customers from Virginia to New Jersey and snowbound airports resumed limited operations Thursday, a day after a powerful storm disrupted the lives of 50...
| Feb 28, 2010
The valleys and hillsides of the Southern California deserts have been preparing all winter for their close-up. Silent and forlorn, often harsh and austere, they're ready to shed their mantle of earth tones and dress themselves in wildflowers, thanks to...