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Tuesday, May 17 marks the Pennsylvania Primary Election, and a number of offices will be listed on the Democratic and Republican ballots. Contested races include the crowded GOP field for governor; lieutenant governor; and U.S. Senate representative to succeed Sen. Pat Toomey, who announced …

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Editor’s Note: Candidate information was compiled in a Pennsylvania Capital-Star article by Stephen Caruso and Marley Parish. The original article may be found here: https://www.penncapital-star.com/government-politics/an-early-guide-to-pennsylvanias-2022-senate-and-governors-primary-election/

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Shippensburg Area Senior High School has announced the 2022 Prom Court. Prom will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. this Saturday in the ballroom at Beistle Co. in Shippensburg. The theme is ‘An Evening in the Enchanted Garden.’ Pictured, from left, front, are: Gracie Johnson, Mia Estep, Lauren Kier…

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The north side of West King Street from the Harbor, looking toward Chambersburg, has changed quite a bit over the last century. A building close to McCreary Alley was once the home of Richardson’s Paint & Tile, from 1953-1962. In January of 1976, the Valley Medical Group converted the ol…

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Editor’s Note: The first three paragraphs were written for Cumberland County voters by staff of the Valley Times-Star. The remainder of the article was published by The Pennsylvania Capital-Star. The original article may be found here: https://www.penncapital-star.com/government-politics/an-…

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This Sunday is Mother’s Day, and as we reflect on all that our mothers do for us throughout our lives, I’m reminded of the time-honored tradition of quilting. Each piece or square of a quilt is delicately stitched together by hand to create a beautiful work of art that can represent happy me…

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In the last few months, Shippensburg Area Middle School has welcomed a new principal and an assistant principal with efforts to help prepare students as they move on to the high school level and to ensure that all students feel supported.

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“Injustice anywhere is injustice everywhere,” said former Chambersburg resident, Milo, during a LGBTQ+ rally organized to raise awareness for equal rights and to fight against Chambersburg Borough Council’s rescinded local Non-Discrimination Ordinance (NDO).

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The outcome of a new beneficial educational program, which helps middle school students who are struggling in the classroom, was presented to the Shippensburg School Board during the April 11 meeting.

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United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Philadelphia Field Division Special Agent in charge Matt Varisco announced recently that federal charges were filed in two separate interstate firearms trafficking cases. Both cases involv…

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April 17 marks Easter Sunday, the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ after he died on the cross for our sins. Each year, local churches like Memorial Lutheran on Orange Street, erect crosses outside of their places of worship, signifying Jesus’ suffering, death and resurrection.…

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Pague & Fegan True Value (formerly Pague & Fegan Home & Hardware) has been a well-recognized business in Shippensburg for more than 150 years. The store opened its doors in 1856  when J.W. McPherson and Enos J. Forney began a successful partnership. The store, located at 35 W. Ki…