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23 Years Ago: 7/27/2016

O7271623 YEARS AGO - Tomatoes Anyone? – After this summer job, both Brian Flower and Matt Lanza will be dreaming of killer tomatoes. With over 100 half-bushel baskets on their first picking at the Red Hill Farm of Ernest Retherford, it’s bound to be a bountiful year for the red fruit. The boys will return to Elizabethtown Area High School as juniors after their summer harvest, but not until the cucumbers, zucchini, corn and watermelon find their way to market.

From The Wednesday,
July 28, 1993 Edition Of
The Press And Journal

Through Fires, Floods,
And Other Disasters: The Red Cross Is Always There, Helping


 It’s too devastating to think about: What would you do? Where would you go? How do people who lose everything even begin to rebuild their lives?

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 15:27

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Out & About: Family and friends come together for Chase

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Lori Lawyer of Royalton hosted family and friends to a yard sale July 22 to benefit Chase’s Dream, her grandson Chase Tallaricho of York County.


Lawyer and her friends held the sale with clothes, household items, religious items, books and shoes, many of which were donated.


Chase is nonverbal and has been diagnosed with Angelman Syndrome, a neurological and developmental disease that is inherited. This disease causes problems with muscle control, body temperature regulation and seizures. Chase was recently treated for several weeks at Childen’s Hospital of Philadelphia for his condition.


Chase’s Dream supporters will be having a bake and sub sale Sept. 10 at Sharp Shopper in Lower Swatara Twp.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 14:24

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St. Ann Byzantine Catholic Church holds festival

People wait in line to enter St Anns kitchen 2Press And Journal Photos by Gabe Mink -- People wait in line to enter St. Ann Byzantine Catholic Church's kitchen.

The Slavic American Festival was held Sunday, July 17, at St. Ann Byzantine Catholic Church on Locust Lane in Harrisburg.
Festival-goers were able to take part in raffles, buy ethnic foods, visit an East European gift shop, play bingo and watch polka events.
There also were games for children.Hanna Weisbach of Middletown helps Marion Kruba of Duncannon at the baked goods tableHanna Weisbach of Middletown helps Marion Kruba of Duncannon at the baked goods table.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 11:10

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Out & About: Fun in the sun

Dawson Croix Alton Alcapo Martin Brayden Pastillo Mason GipePhoto by Gabe Mink -- Dawson Croix, Alton Alcapo-Martin, Brayden Pastillo, and Mason Gipe

Area youths enjoyed cooling off on a hot summer’s day in June at the Middletown Community Pool.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 16:25

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23 Years Ago: 7/20/2016

O7201623 YEARS AGO - Outdoing Themselves – Pelletier TaeKwonDo competed June 12 in an open karate tournament at the Trinity High School. Pelletier expected to win a “few trophies,” but walked away with 37.  

From The Wednesday,
July 21, 1993 Edition Of
The Press And Journal

‘Model’ Student Shoots For
Career In World Of Fashion


 New York: If you can make it there, you can make it anywhere.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 16:10

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