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  • One person dies in single vehicle crash in Ephrata

    EPHRATA, Lancaster County, Pa. — Ephrata Police said that the driver of the vehicle, an 18-year old man, from Ephrata, is dead. They also said they crash happened on N. State St., near Valley View Dr. According to police, the driver went off the road into Coover Run creek. A towing company pulled the car from the creek. Officers did say that speed played a role in the crash, but can’t say whether drugs or alcohol did at this point. The icy […]

  • Ninth annual Polar Bear 5K run held in Lancaster

    LANCASTER, Lancaster County, Pa. — The ninth annual Polar Bear 5K Race was held this morning in Lancaster County Central Park. Around 230 runners and hikers raced in Lancaster Saturday. Also running and hiking with their owners were dogs of all sizes and breeds. The event was a way for the Sierra Club to raise money to support local efforts to end global warming. “We’ve got people hiking and people with dogs,” said Brian Vandegrift, Leader of Trail Monitors. “Just […]

  • FestivIce brings 20,000 pounds of ice to display in downtown York

    YORK, York County, Pa. — Today was the last day of FestivIce’s fourth season in downtown York. The event featured more than 20,000 pounds of interactive ice, including a 40-foot ice slide for the kids. The director of the event says there were plenty of fun activities for everyone. “So we’ve got six giant sculptures right here in the Cherry Lance area, we’ve got the ice slide and about 16 of the ice sculptures surrounding the block,” said Adam Nugent, […]

  • LifePath Ministries opens its doors to those in need of shelter

    YORK, York County, Pa. — LifePath Ministries in York opened its doors to anyone needing shelter Saturday night. Due to the weather conditions, the shelter is allowing registered people and walk-ins to spend the night. Case manager, Valerie Abarca says the shelter wants to help the community by providing a warm environment. “We are preparing to welcome between around five to 10 people in the community that are looking for shelter tonight for the weather,” she said. “We pretty much […]

  • PennDOT will restrict speeds to 45 mph, ban commercial traffic on PA Interstates, Turnpike this weekend

    HARRISBURG — With an intense winter storm expected to bring heavy snow, high winds, sleet and freezing rain across the state through this weekend, Governor Tom Wolf today signed a state of emergency declaration to allow for increased assistance with storm-related needs. The commonwealth also will impose speed restrictions and a ban on all commercial traffic, including buses, on most interstates and the Pennsylvania Turnpike. State officials urge motorists to use caution during the storm, postpone travel if possible, reduce speeds and […]

  • Pennsylvania Senator Richard Alloway II announces his retirement, effective Feb. 28

    HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Senator Richard Alloway II, a Republican serving Adams County and portions of Franklin, Cumberland, and York counties, announced Friday that he’s retiring, effective at the end of next month. “It has been an honor and a privilege to hold this position and to be the voice for local communities in Harrisburg for the past decade in the Senate,” Alloway said in a statement. “I am extremely grateful for the trust that has been placed in me by […]

  • York City Fire Chief David Michaels retires, will be replaced by Deputy Chief Chad Deardorff

    YORK — The City of York announced Friday that David Michaels, Chief of the City of York Department of Fire/Rescue Services, is retiring. He will be succeeded by Deputy Chief Chad Deardorff, the office of Mayor Michael Helfrich announced. Michaels was hired by the department as a firefighter in July of 1990. He received a letter of commendation for off-duty actions in 1998, and was promoted to Lieutenant on January 7, 2000. He was named Firefighter of the Year in […]

  • FOX43 Job of the Day, sponsored by Elwood Staffing

    Today’s Job of the Day: CHAMBERSBURG HIRING EVENT! DAILY 8AM-5PM 384 Floral Avenue – Chambersburg Warehouse Associates / Material Handlers / Forklift Various Shifts with Benefits! For more info, contact 717-660-2940 With a number of locations in Central, Pa., Elwood Staffing  is not far away for your next career opportunity. Looking for a long-term, short-term, full-time or part-time work, Elwood Staffing has branches in Camp Hill, Carlisle, Chambersburg, York, Reading, Harrisburg, Lebanon, Lancaster and Hanover to assist your needs. […]

  • Pornhub reports spike in Washington DC porn viewership during government shutdown

    WASHINGTON– It appears that some are finding a new use for their time during the government shutdown. According to FOX5 DC, Pornhub is reporting a spike in porn viewership and a shift in the hours during which people are watching porn in Washington D.C. The site is reporting over a 6% spike in viewership as well as a shift in times that people are viewing videos. Data was collected from January 7-11, due to those days “being less affected by […]