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From the Vault: News from the Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2006, edition of the Press & Journal

Borough budget done: 16 percent real estate tax hike Middletown Borough Council adopted an $18 million operating budget for 2007 Tuesday night that represents a 6 percent in-crease in spending and …

From the Vault: News from the Thursday, Nov. 16, 1967, edition of the Press & Journal

Olmsted AFB phase-out finds work force reduced to 513 Sunday will mark the third anniversary of the phase-out order of Olmsted Air Force Base. For more than 10,000 civil servants, it is not an …

From the Vault: News from the Thursday, Nov. 8, 1962, edition of the Press & Journal

School system delays action on merger of Middletown and Steelton-Highspire Outcome of Tuesday’s gubernatorial election provoked a delaying action Monday night on the part of Middletown Area …

From the Vault: News from the Saturday, Aug. 31, 1935 edition of the Daily Journal

Lineman falls 12 feet, fatally hurt In a fall from. a platform of a Hershey Transit Company construction truck while working on an overhead street car line near Deodate Friday afternoon, Raymond …

From the Vault: News from the Wednesday, Aug. 26, 1981 edition of the Press & Journal

Mayor Reid upset, vegetation burnt after chlorine leak Middletown police and emergency volunteers acted last Thursday when a leak of chlorine gas was reported at the Manley-Regan Chemical Co. …

From the Vault: News from the Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, edition of the Press & Journal

Boy, 17, admits role in Amtrak break-ins; will also face charges in library burglaries and other crimes A 17-year-old Royalton boy will face charges on a string of summertime burglaries, vandalism …