• Is it a stereotype, or discrimination?

    A male walks Lititz streets, with his well dressed friend, he has a sleeve of tattoos and gauged ears and a lip piercing. He is outgoing and friendly, you’re across the street and glance with a smirk....

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • brubaker
    General Assembly approves additional child protection bills

    In the wake of troubling instances of abuse at Penn State, lawmakers in Harrisburg have placed a renewed emphasis on strengthening child protection laws over the past two years. After enacting a significant number of meaningful reforms...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Win or Lose

    Editor, Record Express, Will the Republican Party win back the White House in 2016 or takeover the Senate this fall from the Democratic Machine? Will the Republican Party get out the votes to win any elections this...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Steven Seeber, Editor
    Remembering the underwear-fueled debate of 1994

    Earlier this month, the Record Express Out of the Past section revisited the local Walmart protest of 20 years ago. It was the big story of the day. Will “evil” Walmart destroy our “innocent” agricultural heritage? The...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Don LeVasseur
    An accident waiting to happen

    “The force of the rupture created a large crater and propelled a 47-foot, 3-inch piece of buried pipe more than 200 feet away. The releasing gas also ignited and continued to burn for several hours, causing damage...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • brubaker
    Events draw greater attention to hunger issues in Central PA

    The fight to eliminate hunger in our communities requires a helping hand from a variety of sources. I recently had an opportunity to take part in a charity event that highlighted an important regional effort to better...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • The ‘state of the union’ of Pennsylvania

    Editor, Record Express, I want to go back in time and think of what the Governor had to say to get elected. The ones that stick in my mind are, “I will not raise your taxes,” and...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • Alzheimer’s should be a national priority

    Editor, Record Express, On April 9, more than 800 people living with Alzheimer’s, caregivers and advocates from across the nation will gather in WashingtonD.C. for the 26th annual Alzheimer’s Association Advocacy Forum. Representing millions of people impacted...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Senate passes snow day flexibility bill

    Our region has suffered through an extraordinary number of inclement weather events this year that forced school districts across the state to cancel classes in the interest of student safety. I recently supported a proposal approved by...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • shatoo
    ‘I believe’

    “I Believe” is an inspirational popular song from the 1950s that managed to express faith without evoking any particular religion. Frankie Laine took it to the top of the U.K. charts for 18 weeks in 1953, and...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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