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The Cannon House Office Building. (Photo courtesy of the Architect of the Capitol)
Hugh Gallagher July 21, 2014 at 08:02 am
The count for Chicago this past weekend. 40 shot/4 killed
Steve Mast July 22, 2014 at 01:20 pm
What the hell is a "magazine clip"? Semi-automatic pistols use a magazine. Technically,Read More it's called a box magazine. Clips are completely DIFFERENT!! http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_RYwUPr35rLw/SMSzcYalaPI/AAAAAAAAAM4/pgTUU7jUlFo/s1600-h/Magazine+-+vs+-+Clip.jpg
Steve Mast July 22, 2014 at 01:20 pm
Jaime Moreno-Gomez (Photos courtesy of the Chester County District Attorney's Office)
harry finster July 19, 2014 at 01:26 pm
immigrants are really boosting our economy
mrk1208 July 21, 2014 at 02:58 am
Where they at least legal immigrants?? Either way I guess it wouldn't matter because they're notRead More paying taxes on their drug funds. At least they finally got caught!
Josh Goldstein July 22, 2014 at 01:48 pm
Amazing how Irish Americans like Truth are the first to speak in generalities about blacks andRead More Hispanics, but if someone dare applies those standards to the Irish, they become the most hypersensitive people of all. O'Brien, couldn't help but notice you confirmed everything I said in your response; not surprising given your background. I said to ban Irish immigration, as they come over poor and uneducated. By your own accord about your family, they didn't receive any education until they came to America. By your own accord, many Irish go into law enforcement, a job that is blue collar and for those who aren't educated...no surprise the Irish flock to such jobs. And, when it comes to explaining why your descendants were poor savages in Ireland, you blame the British. Amazing how the very Irish people who tell black folk to stop whining about the effects of slavery and segregation shriek about British oppression of the Irish whenever the savage backwardness of the emerald isle is brought up! Surely you'd agree by the same accord that Africa and the Middle East are a mess because of British oppression and imperialism!
Why July 22, 2014 at 08:07 pm
Josh, not all Irish were poor savages, put upon by the British. Some of the "savages"Read More actually fought back and killed the British. Never refer to an Irish person as "poor" until you look in the mirror! I have followed your posts. You specialize in whining, inflammatory posts. Where does our hatred and desire for instilling anger in others come from? Is it because you are loathed?
Josh Goldstein July 23, 2014 at 04:43 pm
The way to not be a poor savage is to get money and education. Irish American's can finally getRead More money and education because they're no longer in Ireland, as our pal O'Brien pointed out. Killing someone doesn't magically turn you into a rich civilized person. Although, I'm not surprised that a feeble Irish mind would equate violence with behavior that is not 'poor savagery.' What am I whining about? The only whining I see is you and O'Brien turning into the McSharpton because I had the audacity to speak empirical facts about the educational and financial status of Irish immigrants.
Katie July 15, 2014 at 03:15 pm
When will the police make it a rule, NO MORE PULLING PEOPLE OVER (especially women) IN AN UNMARKREDRead More CAR!!! This would be a VERY SAFE thing to do!!!
Photo: Jerry Bradley Facebook
Diane Barnes July 20, 2014 at 12:22 pm
If this happens to me, you all have my permission to laugh.
the truth is a dope July 20, 2014 at 06:21 pm
Another article with comments from "the truth" confirms he is a DOPE
The Truth July 20, 2014 at 10:23 pm
This makes 3. Seriously please kill yourself...
Leigh July 8, 2014 at 10:31 am
Unfortunately, some people don't learn. How about enforcing the work zone speed restrictions?
Elizabeth Cordone July 9, 2014 at 11:06 am
Was there any police watching the site? Their presence would help people, hopefully, to slow down.
Cinderabi July 8, 2014 at 06:54 am
Once again (and almost within 24 hours) the news brings us another horrific tragedy regarding theRead More senseless death of two more PA children. This has been a hard summer for the little ones. I pray we do not hear about any more of these tragedies. My prayers go out to the parents of these two little angels. So very sorry for your loss and for all the other children who have lost their lives due to freak accidents and/or simply being in the wrong place at the wrong time.
DirtyJersey July 12, 2014 at 07:19 pm
Obama needs to put a ban on dressers now!!! Just like guns they're killing people
Margalit Tetlow July 15, 2014 at 07:47 am
Deepest condolences to the family. What a senseless loss of young life. But I wonder where were theRead More parents when the children started playing on something so patently dangerous?
Mailmam July 6, 2014 at 12:39 pm
So very very sorry for all of the losses A terribly sad day in the City of Brotherly love
JB July 7, 2014 at 03:50 pm
sad for the families
KPez July 7, 2014 at 10:09 pm
This truly tragic. My heart and prayers go out to these families, especially those who lost theRead More little ones.
An example of a rip current at an ocean beach. Breaking waves are seen being interrupted by the flow of the current, which makes a clear path out to sea. Photo Illustration: NOAA
Mac July 3, 2014 at 01:02 pm
@F-TR - well, at least it's six of one and a half of dozen of the other even though the AmericanRead More Water Christie-style pit bull bellowing water tower will offend us 24/365 – personally, if I had to pay American Water for their service, I would enclose one canned sardine in every payment envelope [tried to use your reply button to no avail - that's a 50/50 option also]
Juliana Brady July 4, 2014 at 01:22 pm
Weekender's don't pay attention to such important things like how to get out of a rip current. EvenRead More I a strong swimmer with certifications had trouble getting out of a couple of them. I also fully knew how to handle myself and it's still a killer for those who come down here to party and then think they are jumping into a pool in the backyard. Never turn your back to the Ocean, give it the respect it deserves, and don't go in just to cool off thinking it's just a "rip current" no biggie! The Ocean will take you down in a flash.
Juliana Brady July 4, 2014 at 01:23 pm
Happy 4th of July to everyone be safe!
The Truth July 2, 2014 at 10:51 pm
The last time I ate food out of a truck there was a similar explosion...
Nick Matregrano July 4, 2014 at 12:23 pm
Propane is a very flammable and explosive heavy gas. A lot heavier than air, if there is a leak itRead More will hang low until it finds an ignition source. You have to make sure the regulator and hose is tight on the bottle and replace hoses if they become cracked or dry rotted. They require daily maintenance.
Tracy July 6, 2014 at 08:34 am
Same video of lunch truck
(Patch file photo)
LSNative July 3, 2014 at 11:30 am
They have to announce these checkpoints because checkpoints in and of themselves areRead More unconstitutional. The SCOTUS said that in order for checkpoints to be considered "legal" notice must be given and drivers must have a way to legally avoid the checkpoint. Get educated people. Its not about being above the law, its about asserting YOUR RIGHTS.
Dave Urner July 3, 2014 at 04:30 pm
First, I stand corrected regarding SCOTUS and consider myself educated as to the "legal"Read More aspects regarding announced check points. I take it that it's okay for a person to throw down a few brews and then hit the highways. I guess it is okay for a drunk driver to infringe on "THE RIGHTS" of another driver... to drive without getting T-boned by a drunk driver. I happened to have a couple of close friends who have been impared....FOR LIFE that were involved in DUI accidents. What happened to the two DUI drivers ??? They were made to wear those bright orange colored monkey jump suits for a few Sundays and tidy up the 422 by-pass and told what they did is a no no, don't do it again.
Peter Maravitch July 4, 2014 at 02:25 am
Need to take that photo down of the four lanes each way. It just upsets Lehigh Valley drivers evenRead More more considering Penn Dot built 78 at a great deal of expense and forgot to make it 3 lanes its whole length. So when this needs to be done because it will, especially going up that long hill heading East before the Rt 33 exit (how dumb was that move), we will again have to sit in long lines, a ton of extra cost not needed if they did it right the first time and just get more upset.
Kenneth Wanamaker Jr. and Jessica Hoffman of Lehigh Township
Cari Geld June 28, 2014 at 01:25 am
She could have Wilson's disease. They need to check for copper level in her blood. This is a rareRead More and very serious disease. It's a genetic mutation that is being linked to Agent Orange exposure. It makes it so you can't process copper. You end up with copper toxicity. This damages the liver, heart, brain, teeth, ect... It's unthinkable that her parents wouldn't take her to the dentist but for her teeth to be that bad in the first place, she must have a gum disease. http://omicsonline.org/unusual-enamel-hypoplasia-associated-with-teeth-mobility-in-a-13-year-old-girl-with-wilson-disease-2157-7412.1000118.pdf
Patricia Found Clark June 29, 2014 at 10:59 am
In the case you are referring to "She was diagnosed as WD under the basis that she has aRead More neurological affection including movement disorders represented by poor coordination, loss of fine- motor control, cramped handwriting. Rigid dystonia represented by rigidity and gait disturbance. Pseudobulbar symptoms represented by dysarthria, drooling, and difficulty in swallowing. Psychiatric affection showed depression, aggressive/anti-social behavior and emotional liability. Kaysere-Fleischer rings are apparent by direct visual examination." The child in the case of the parents being charged was 6 years old and did not have the other symptoms of WD. The other was 13 and had most of her permanent dentition which were able to be restored or replaced with bridgework. The 6 year old needed removable appliances to replace her extracted teeth. big difference wearing these, versus permanent non-removable restorations. Reading the facts and research before posting unrelated information is much more helpful to the people reading this. Just saying.
Heidi July 6, 2014 at 08:08 am
I feel so bad for this little girl, they did in an article take her to a dentist I will give creditRead More for that but did not follow up for months later leading to this problem. Which then makes it their fault! There is free dental care for children not adults period so they can't use that as an excuse! There is also free transportation still no excuse. And someone posted before about them looking like drug addicts well looks can be deceiving as I am a very tiny girl born that way and people accuse me of not eating & I can out eat many men I know! We are all different but in this case sorry they do look like drug addicts & the father looks scary as all he!! It is just sad anymore if I could turn back the clock to when things were so different I would!
Limaya Hoch June 26, 2014 at 01:00 pm
I was there the kid was with one boy who probly saved his life and 3 girls who where arguing aboutRead More who should call the cops I got on the phone right away there was no adult with them they where putting change on the track as the train went I'm glad he made it threw
KPez June 26, 2014 at 02:39 pm
This is horrible. I hope this child is going to be OK with no lasting damage. LAG - This article didRead More not even imply that this was the fault of the train crew. Clearly the child was to close to the tracks. Yes it may be illegal, but this was a kid. What lack of compassion. I am sure you never did anything you shouldn't as a kid - play with fire, ignore a no trespassing sign, drink or smoke underage, cut class, general stupidity, etc. I don't even know how I am alive today myself, and I didn't really involve myself any risky behavior. Certainly you would never drive over the speed limit - that would be ILLEGAL! And you would never mess with your smart phone while driving - that would be DANGEROUS!
LAG June 26, 2014 at 03:12 pm
I made an error in judgement regarding this particular article in assessing that implied blame wasRead More on the train crew. I have read a few other articles in the paper that implied this, but this particular article did not, and my reaction was misplaced. Secondly, KPez: I don't own a Smartphone and I do not text and drive, never was a smoker, never cut class, engaged in arson, or trespassed, and as for doing stupid things when I was a kid, all I can say is no, I never did anything that I could potentially die from. I never felt that I had to do bad/stupid things in order to enrich my life. My parents taught me about what unnecessary risks can result in, so I managed to avoid inviting trouble into my life. Trouble can come regardless of stupid behavior or playing it safe, but I sure as heck do not court it. Unfortunately/fortunately, I have known a lot of death at a very young age, and as a result, I was never a young person who considered myself invincible, so I avoided engaging in things that I knew could KILL ME. I also never claimed to not feel bad for this boy. I do feel bad for him, so to deem me as someone without compassion is inaccurate. He made a bad, illegal choice and this is what it resulted in. All I stress is that parents need to be more informative about teaching their kids that doing dumb, illegal things like this, can possibly get you killed, and when it involves the psychological well-being of others, like the train crew, it is even more important to realize that your thoughtless behavior can have ill effects on others as well, which is unfair. This boy is lucky, but he'll live with the repercussions now his whole life.
Photo from Mayfair Town Watch Facebook
The Truth June 19, 2014 at 11:07 pm
lol Imagine working in a deli and seeing this guy walk up lol!
Hugh Gallagher June 20, 2014 at 07:18 am
Weirdos like this give us real perverts a bad name..
The Truth June 20, 2014 at 03:36 pm
"Truth is a Dope" I bet you don't even have a job. You're probably on welfare youRead More worthless layabout...
harryfinster June 19, 2014 at 09:49 pm
why do people go to east pikeland to get high ,is phoenixville to depressing to get high in
Christina Everett July 10, 2014 at 05:22 pm
the blunt roads are so much more fun. who cares harry finster
Melody June 18, 2014 at 03:50 pm
Mommy gives a one-year-old THREE times the legal limit of alcohol for an ADULT? How about you tackRead More on an attempted murder charge to those two lame misdemeanors you handed out.
Country1st June 19, 2014 at 10:18 am
I couldn't agree more, Melody! And why didn't the reporter ask if the child was taken away fromRead More this pathetic -- dangerous -- mother -- before she ends up dead.
amisstree June 19, 2014 at 02:52 pm
Sterilization immediately!!
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