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Protecting Yourself from the Deer Tick and Tick Borne Diseases

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As the leaves begin to change color and temperatures turn cooler, adult deer tick (Ixodes scapularis) activity begins to ramp up.

Veterans Day Brings Parades, Closed Government Offices

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Veterans Day brings with it at least two parades on Monday and a memorial service tomorrow. The day brings with it closure of all state, federal and local government offices.

CVAS Pets Of The Week: Wednesday, Rio and Flufferduster

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Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has lots of adorable pets who are looking for forever homes.

WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital Gets Another ‘A’

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WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital added another ‘A’ to its grade card this fall. The grade is the latest in a series given by the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Experts Offer Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season

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For many, the holiday season can be a time that is filled with indulgence and inactivity.

Coyle’s Indoor Farmers Market Attracts Crowd

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Saturday dawned bright and sunny, but very chilly in Chambersburg. Just the weather to attract a crowd to Coyle Free Library’s experiment with an indoor Winter Farmers Market.

Pets of the Week: Chloe and Oliver, Plus One Sparkle

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CVAS encourages anyone interested in bringing a four-legged friend into their home to check out the wonderful animals available for adoptions at the shelter.

Area Nursing Programs Practice Mass Casualty Response at Wilson College

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More than 100 nursing students from four different area schools converged on Wilson College last month for “Community Simulation Day.”

WellSpan Summit Leader Reflects on First Year of Affiliation

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One year after completing its affiliation with WellSpan Health, Summit Health reflects on a year of growth and expansion as leaders look toward a bright future as part of the largest coordinated health systems in South Central Pennsylvania.

Greencastle Postpones Trick or Treat, Other Communities Times Unchanged

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Borough Manager Jeff Stonehill issued a plea to parents to use common sense in letting their kids go house-to-house tonight, however.

Corpus Christi’s Great Pumpkin Drop

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Corpus Christi Catholic School‘s 5th Annual Great Pumpkin Drop went off without a hitch Tuesday afternoon.

Wilson Dog Wash Was Fun Event for Dogs, Owners

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Dogs of all sizes and breeds had a tail wagging time good time at Wilson College’s Veterinary Medical Technology Club (VMT) Fall Dog Wash last weekend.

The Haunting: Revisiting Childhood Memories With A New Generation

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Visitors encountered ghosts, goblins, and other haunts traversing four floors of the jail, including the three-story cellblock and dungeon areas.

Pets of the Week: Freeddy, Choco and Strawberry

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CVAS encourages anyone interested in bringing a four-legged friend into their home to check out the wonderful animals available for adoptions at the shelter.

Creatures Of The Night: Renfrew Offers Owl Walk For Families

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Those attending should dress appropriately for the weather, since the walk may last up to an hour. Flashlights are permitted but participants will be asked to turn them off during the walk to allow their eyes to adjust to the darkness.

Family Teams for Weight Loss Journey and Beyond

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Taylor Everson and Cynthia Ray have more in common than their affection for the same man.

Keystone Health Opens New Building

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The new Keystone Health facility at 111 Chambers Hill Drive opens Monday. The first floor of the building will be operational at that time.

AppleFest 2019: ‘Perfect Day for a Festival’

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AppleFest Saturday dawned bright and sunny, a perfect day for a festival in downtown Chambersburg. Especially a festival celebrating fall and Franklin County's annual apple harvest. Saturday was a perfect day for a festival, especially one celebrating fall and Franklin County's annual apple harvest.

Pets Of The Week: Hazel, R.J. MacReady and Scruffles

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Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has lots of adorable pets who are looking for forever homes.

Greencastle Center Square To Be Ablaze With Lights Of Love

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Area residents can honor a loved one this Christmas with a “Light of Love” on Greencastle’s Heritage Christmas tree in downtown Center Square.

Halloween Parades, Trick or Treat and Other Events for Franklin County

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We've compiled a listing of local communities that are hosting trick or treat. Check out the details below to find out the date and time your neighborhood is participating in.

Fireside Fall Festival joins lineup of Halloween

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This community's first Fireside Fall Festival has joined a long lineup of fall holiday events in Franklin County.

Polar Plunge to Support Mont Alto THON Group

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The Franklin County Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association in partnership with the Mont Alto Alumni Society will host the second annual Polar Plunge.

Splash Your Sole Runners Help the Gleaning Project

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The colorful runners of the 2019 Splash Your Sole 5k helped raise $2,500 for the South-Central Community Action Program and The Gleaning Project.

AppleFest: Celebrating Apples, History, Kids

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AppleFest 2019 comes to town again Saturday. .Downtown Chambersburg will be alive with craft and art vendors, food vendors throughout the square and live music on one stage.

CVSM Plans Its 30th Anniversary Gala Showcase Concert

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Cumberland Valley School of Music presents the 30th Annual Gala Showcase Concert, Oct. 26, 2019 at 7 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street,

Pets Of The Week: Hercules and Mystic

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Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has lots of adorable pets who are looking for forever homes.

Wilkes Stays Local for Breast-Cancer Journey

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Just one month before her scheduled 2018 mammogram, WellSpan Summit Health employee Steph Wilkes felt something that didn’t seem right.

Community’s RotaryFest Will Complement Annual AppleFest

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Rotary Club of Chambersburg will host the 2nd annual RotaryFest '19 Carnival Oct. 18-19 in Chambersburg.

Local Artists Invited To Artist Challenge During Apple Fest Celebration

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The Foundry Artist Cooperative invites regional artists to participate in an Artist Challenge Oct.19 from 10 a.m.-12 noon.

Pets of the Week: Little Pig Pen, Darla and Kringle

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Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has lots of adorable pets who are looking for forever homes.

Greencastle Doctor Reflects On Living, Working In Greencastle

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Dr. Carter Davidson grew up in a western-Pennsylvania town not much different from Greencastle.

African-American Heritage Walk and Festival This Weekend

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Area residents interested in learning more about the African-American community’s contribution to the county’s history can join the Walk Through History this weekend.

Local Author Introduces New Book at Open House

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Author Dianne B. Salter announces the publication of her new book, “Just Imagine” on October 15 from 4–7 P.M. at Franklin County Visitors Center at 15 S. Main Street, Chambersburg.

Everyone Loves Rosie: Midwife Klinepeter Retires

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“Everyone loves Rosie. She’s a joy to be around.” That’s what both coworkers and patients say about Certified Nurse Midwife Rosie Klinepeter.

CVAS Pets of the Week: Galaxy, Twitchysniffer and Tansy

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Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has lots of adorable pets who are looking for forever homes.

Photo Exhibit Celebrates Down Syndrome Awareness

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October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. To celebrate, Chambersburg photographer Philip Whitley has created a special collection of photos depicting community members living with Down Syndrome.

Hospice Physician’s Cross-State Bike Ride Spreads Urgent Message

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An Emmaus doctor biking across Pennsylvania brought his “Don’t Wait” message to Franklin County last week.

Blessing of the Animals Is Fall Ritual at Wilson, for Students...

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Wilson College’s annual Blessing of the Animals has become something of a ritual for many local pet owners.

CVAS Pets of the Week: Claudia and Diana Need Forever Homes

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CHAMBERSBURG (Sept. 15, 2019) — Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has lots of adorable pets who are looking for forever homes. CVAS encourages...
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A 25-year-old woman who fell 75 feet from an overlook at High Rock has been rescued and is being airlifted to Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, Md.
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