• Think before you park

    Editor, Record Express, I’m writing this letter to the editor about something I witnessed at Weis markets in Lititz the evening of Jan. 30. It has always been a pet peeve of mine to see someone use...

    • Posted February 6, 2014
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  • Sen. Brubaker represents the Lititz area in Harrisburg. His column appears weekly in the commentary section of the Record Express. His Lititz office is located at 301 E. Main St. To contact him, call 627-0036. For more information on issues of importance to Lancaster and Chester County residents, visit his website at senatorbrubaker.com.
    Hearing offers fresh perspectives on lottery challenges, solutions

    The Pennsylvania Lottery is an integral part of the state’s strategy to meet the needs of senior citizens. However, unpredictable returns and increasing demand for services are creating serious stress on the system. As Senate Finance Committee...

    • Posted February 6, 2014
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  • Steven C. Mentzer, of Lancaster County, was elected to represent the citizens of the 97th Legislative District in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Before his election to office, Mentzer served as the treasurer of Manheim Township. He has also been heavily involved in a variety of humanitarian efforts, both locally and globally, since 2006. Visit repmentzer.com.
    Dispose of medicine safely through state program

    Pennsylvania recently launched a permanent statewide drug take-back program that will provide up to 250 secure medicine return boxes throughout the Commonwealth. The new MedReturn boxes allow individuals to dispose of unused, unwanted and expired prescription and...

    • Posted February 6, 2014
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  • A private problem

    Pennsylvania has over 25,000 state-owned bridges. We’re ranked third in the nation for the total number of bridges in a state, but we lead the nation in bridges that are “structurally deficient.” At this time, 5,543 of...

    • Posted February 6, 2014
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