Mock Or Not?
Hershey senior Mallory Royer (above) is in distress over the apparent death of fellow senior Danny Reeves in a mock prom night crash. With the help of first responders, gruesome accidents were staged at both Hershey and Palmyra (right) high schools to show how one wreck can affect the lives of many. Photos: Nathan Merkel. Full Story
Homeowners in Derry Township School District are likelytoseea1percentincreaseintheirpropertytaxbills next year.
That increase – which would amount to $18 on a property valued at $100,000 – was part of the 2015-2016 budget package presented at the district’s “Budget Forum” held April 22. Full Story
We’ve received a number of calls from folks asking about the health of the “Hershey Cocoa” hedges near the old factory on East Chocolate Avenue. A spokesman for The Hershey Company told The Sun, “The nursery has done some rejuvenation pruning for the long-term health of the bushes. They removed dead branches and cut them back. Full Story
Vacancy Board Chair Rosalie Sarfert named David Coble as the new Conewago Township Supervisor at a public Vacancy Board meeting April 25.
The seat has been empty since Supervisor Jay Brandt was removed from office in the wake of his conviction on sheep rustling charges. Brandt held the position for 38 years. Full Story
The East Hanover Township Board of Supervisors “regretfully accepted” the resignation of Supervisor Aaron Moyer by a vote of 4-0 during its April 23 meeting.
Supervisor Vice-Chairman Mike Yingling made the motion and said he wanted the word “regretfully” to be included in the minutes. Full Story