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Friends of Legal Services Book Drive Opens

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The Franklin County Friends of Legal Services‘s 36th Annual Book Sale open numerous book donation sites around the county last month. The volunteer organization is collecting items for its 36th Annual Book Sale.

Pets of the Week: Lucy, Checkers and Blu

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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.

Women’s History Month: Poems for Powerful Women, Diversity and Female Firsts

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Several local non-profit organizations plan events this month celebrating Women’s History Month. All are free, and all are different, offering the public plenty of opportunity to celebrate franklin County's history-making women.

FCVB Celebrates 3rd year of the Certified Tourism Ambassador Program

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The Franklin County CTA Program celebrates its third birthday this year. In its third year, the program led by new coordinators, Lauren Formosa and Evan Crider.

2020 Orr Forum Speaker Will Examine Jesus’ Parables

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Amy-Jill Levine, author and Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies at Vanderbilt University, will debunk anti-Jewish interpretations of Jesus' parables at the 2020 Orr Forum on Religion at Wilson College.

DMTF to Raise Blue Butterfly Ball Funds

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The Drew Michael Taylor Foundation has been given a unique opportunity to raise funds this month for its Blue Butterfly Ball.

Pets of the Week: Amber, Bucky Barnes and Mallory

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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.

Wilson Student Work to be Shown at The Foundry

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The Foundry -- a downtown Chambersburg art cooperative at 100 N. Main St. -- hosts Wilson Students at The Foundry, an exhibition of artwork by Wilson College studio art students.

Sweetest Night of the Year Features Chocolate, More Chocolate

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The “sweetest night of the year” returns this year as Mainstreet Waynesboro plays host to the Chocolate Extravaganza on March 7 at the Waynesboro Country Club, 11000 Country Club Road.

Look for the Hidden Messages in This Artist’s Portraits

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You may need your magnifying glass and thinking caps for this art show. The Mansion House Gallery at City Park in Hagerstown Md, hosts an opening art reception from 2-4:30 p.m. Mar. 1 titled “My Story.”

Celebrate St. Patty’s Day With Benefit Party

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Craft beer, locally made steins, traditional Irish fare and live music are on tap for the St. Patty’s Day Stein & Brine Party in downtown Waynesboro.

Pets of the Week: Kobe, Clancy and Mistle

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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.

Pets of the Week: Floyd, Mila and Rae

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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.

Rue McKenrick: His Passion Is Blazing New Trail

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Hiking the circumference of the continental United States is kind of like a calling for Andrew “Rue” McKenrick.

DMTF to Take Part in Match Madness Fundraiser

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The Drew Michael Taylor Foundation has a unique opportunity to raise funds Using a matching fun grant this spring.

Montreal Pan Seared T-Bone Steak

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Too cold to cook outside? Stay inside and make a juicy, perfectly-seared T-bone at home. A hot pan and a few ingredients are all you need for this impressive dinner.

Council for the Arts Finds a New Home

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A significant face-lift is transforming a former martial-arts studio into a place to showcase multidimensional visual arts in downtown Chambersburg.

Three Amigos Bread Bowl Chili

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Man cannot live on bread alone, so why not spice it up with a bit of chili. The Three Amigos Bread Bowl Chili is hot, spicy and the flavor will explode in your mouth.

Mont Alto Athletics Assist at the 2020 IceFest in Chambersburg

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The Penn State Mont Alto Athletic Department and the Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) volunteered their time and effort helping at the double-wide kids ice slide at the IceFest in downtown Chambersburg on Sunday, Feb. 2.

Wilson College Reception Marks Art Exhibit Opening

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Wilson College will hold a reception from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, to mark the opening of a new art exhibition, Selections from the Collection: “Who are we?”

Capitol Theatre Seeks Volunteers

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Do you love theater, but prefer to work behind the scenes? The Capitol Theatre Center might have the perfect role for you.

“Mamma Mia!” Takes the Simon Theatre Stage February 7-9

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Stony Batter Players, Mercersburg Academy’s student theatre company, is proud to announce its winter musical, "Mamma Mia!," which opens Friday.

Wilson to Host Acclaimed Taylor 2 Dance Company

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As part of an ongoing celebration of its 150th anniversary, Wilson College hosts a performance by the Taylor 2 Dance Company at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21, at the Capitol Theatre.

The General’s Jalapeño Bacon Cheese Ball

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This easy to make cheesy delight will tickle the taste buds of everyone. With a creamy base, this cheese ball is loaded with crisp smokey bacon, spicy jalapenos, delicious olives & sharp cheddar cheese.

Local Author’s Newest Book Benefits Reins of Rhythm Program

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Local author Sue James is strongly supportive of the work of Shippensburg’s Reins of Rhythm program.

Reins of Rhythm: Making the World a Better Place For Kids

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What if there were a place where you could take your kids so they could get the full benefit of interacting with horses for a fraction of the cost of owning one? No boarding, feeding, farrier, or vet costs; just the petting, riding, grooming and fun.

Pets of the Week: Joy and Gabriel

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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.

Local Residents Can Visit Ireland With Chamber Travel Club

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The Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce and its travel club has a message for local residents.

Navy SEAL Rob O’Neill to Be Keynote Speaker

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Robert O’Neill, Former SEAL Team Six Leader, Naval Special Warfare Development Group, and a New York Times best-selling author, will be the evening’s guest and keynote speaker May 20, for The Manufacturers’ Associations’ 2020 Annual Event.

SHAPE Annual Art Auction, Membership Drive

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SHAPE is having its annual art auction and membership drive Jan. 17 at University Grill, 32 East King Street Shippensburg, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

IceFest 2020 to Feature Over 80 Ice Sculptures, 30+ Events

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More than 15,000 people will flock to Downtown Chambersburg for dancing, dining and fun later this month while marveling at over 80 ice sculptures glistening on the sidewalks of Main Street.

Performers Invited to A Cappella & Unplugged

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Start your journey to winning $500. Join A Cappella & Unplugged IceFest Open Mic at 5 p.m. Feb. 1 in the Great Room of the 11/30 Visitors Center on the square in downtown Chambersburg.

Pets of the Week: Meet Wolfie, Klaus, and Cranberry

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

Ring in the New Year With These Activities

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Across the county, residents will ring in the New Year Tuesday night with activities ranging from an anchor drop in Shippensburg to an ice cream cone drop in Waynesboro and more traditional New Year's Eve party in Chambersburg.

Pets of the Week: Meet Clancy and Nix

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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.

New Years Resolutions: Some Pointers, Suggestions

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It’s almost time for New Year’s Resolutions! Where did this custom actually even come from? Better question how come they hardly ever work?

NORAD Santa Tracker Shows Sleigh, Reindeer Progress Around World

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Good news, kids - Santa's journey around the world has begun! He left the North Pole early today with his gift-laden sleigh and eight tiny reindeer, heading toward the South Pacific.

Santa’s Reindeer Receive Clean Bill of Health

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The Secretary of Agriculture, Russell Redding, and Pennsylvania State Veterinarian, Dr. Kevin Brightbill, joined Santa Claus and his nine reindeer at Hersheypark Christmas Candylane to announce that they have received a clean bill of health and are cleared for take-off on December 24.

Chambersburg To Take Over Annual July 4th Fireworks Event

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Change is in the air in Chambersburg come July 4, 2020. The annual Independence Day fireworks show will be back, under the umbrella of the borough’s recreation department.

Inaugural Franklin County Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service Planned

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Next month’s holiday honoring civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. will be celebrated as a day of service in Franklin County.

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