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    There is hope, we hope, in Wolf's budget (YDR Opinion)

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    We've heard a lot of state budget addresses over the years, and they've been fairly predictable, as have been the default responses of the governor's opposition party. 
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    Pa. open records law is being diluted (YDR opinion)
    02/27/2015 12:05 PM EST - There is a paradox at work when it comes to access to government records and information. As the information age continues to promise to expand the public's ability to access public documents, government entities and others are fighting hard to keep information under wraps. Full Story

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    York County Science Fair, founded in 1984, gives winners a chance to become 'rock stars'

    The York County Science and Engineering Fair has become a rite of March in York County, Pa., Schools. Full Story

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    Mike Argento: People say the stupidest things

    We all say stupid things. I do. You do. Everybody does. It's one of the most common human traits, the impulse to say something really inappropriate and idiotic. Full Story

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    Air Force veteran who saved orphans in Korean War dies at 97

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    Update: Harrison Ford plane crash injuries 'moderate'; engine failure cited

    The “Star Wars” actor crash-landed a small vintage plane on a Venice Beach golf course. Reports say he was taken to a hospital with bloody gashes on his head.