hockessincommunitynews.com http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20121031/NEWS/121039973/-1/home%20and%20garden hockessincommunitynews.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:52:52 +0000 Today in the News: Sub dives again in search of missing plane http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419772/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419772/0/home and garden News to know

A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet began its second mission Tuesday after cutting short its first because the ocean waters where it was sent were too deep, officials said. Monday's planned 16-hour search lasted just six and none of the data collected by the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 submarine [...]]]> Boston Marathon bombing: One year later, a city still heals, runs http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419799/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:01:47 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419799/0/home and garden Troopers Investigate Robbery of Kirkwood Highway Restaurant http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419813/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:25:10 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419813/0/home and garden NCCo. Council renews lobbyist contract for second year http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419814/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:21:03 +0000 By Wm. Shawn Weigel shawn.weigel@doverpost.com @HCN_Shawn http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419814/0/home and garden New Castle County's 'spring fling' http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419818/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:57:09 +0000 By Wm. Shawn Weigel shawn.weigel@doverpost.com @HCN_Shawn http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419818/0/home and garden Highway safety officials urge caution after four fatal crashes occur in one weekend http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/CCH/140419825/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:58:56 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/CCH/140419825/0/home and garden Morning Jolt: Deep water thwarts first search for missing airplane http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419826/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:54:15 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419826/0/home and garden In the news

A robotic submarine hunting for the missing Malaysian jet aborted its first mission after only six hours, surfacing with no new clues when it exceeded its maximum depth along the floor of the Indian Ocean, officials said Tuesday. Search crews sent the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 into the depths Monday to begin scouring the seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 after failing for six days to detect any new signals believed to be coming from its black [...]]]> Today in the News: Lunar eclipse 'blood moon' to appear overnight http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140414/NEWS/140419846/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140414/NEWS/140419846/0/home and garden News to know

A total lunar eclipse in the early morning will turn the moon into a "blood moon," according to NASA. The eclipse begins around 2 a.m. EDT, and the moon will turn a reddish orange color around 3 a.m. and stay that way for about an hour. This is the first of four blood moons the U.S. will see over the next year and a half, a rarity, as some periods of [...]]]> DelDOT suspends interstate projects this Easter weekend http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140414/CCH/140419892/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:24:19 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140414/CCH/140419892/0/home and garden Today in the News: Obama nominates Sylvia Mathews Burwell to head HHS http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419912/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419912/0/home and garden News to know

President Barack Obama today said he will nominate Sylvia Mathews Burwell to replace Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Burwell, 48, currently leads the White House budget office and is a familiar face to politicians, as she played a role in last year's budget crisis.

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"I went outside, and [...]]]> Water baby wonder http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419918/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:34:48 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419918/0/home and garden Morning Jolt: 10 killed in truck-bus crash in California http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419932/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:53:01 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140411/NEWS/140419932/0/home and garden In the news

ORLAND, Calif. (AP) — A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead, authorities said.

Both the bus and semi driver were among those killed in the fiery crash, authorities said. Many of those on the bus escaped through a window that someone had kicked open, Clavijo said, running for their lives to [...]]]> Today in the News: 'Jesus' wife' papyrus is not a fake, experts say http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419939/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419939/0/home and garden News to know

A group of scientists that tested a controversial business-card sized piece of papyrus that mentions Jesus' wife concluded that the document is not a fake. Harvard Divinity School said in a statement, "A wide range of scientific testing indicates that a papyrus fragment containing the words, 'Jesus said to them, my wife' is an ancient [...]]]> CC Arts 'Artists Showcase' strikes new chord http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419935/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:42:01 +0000 Christine Miller, Arts & Entertainment christine.miller@doverpost.com @302Do http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419935/0/home and garden RELATED CONTENT: If You Go...
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Troopers Investigate Robbery of Pike Creek Convenience Store http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419974/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:41:12 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419974/0/home and garden 'Red Clay Day' at Frawley Stadium http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419980/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:47:34 +0000 By Wm. Shawn Weigel shawn.weigel@doverpost.com @HCN_Shawn http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419980/0/home and garden Morning Jolt: Prosecutor says Pa. school stabber used kitchen knives http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419984/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:16:22 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419984/0/home and garden In the news

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The district attorney says a 16-year-old charged with stabbing 21 other students and a security officer at his Pittsburgh-area high school used two "ordinary kitchen knives."

Westmoreland County District Attorney John Peck called the weapons "common items you'd find in a kitchen."

However, he stopped short of saying that the suspect, Alex Hribal, took them from his home.

Peck says he doubts anyone other than Hribal will [...]]]> Today in the News: Tale of hero emerges from tragedy of Pa. school stabbings http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409624/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409624/0/home and garden Quote of note

"I don't know if Nate did it on purpose or just instinct. He took the stab right in his arm and saved my friend and me. I'm pretty sure it was his instinct. He didn't want anyone to get hurt. He told everybody to run away. I'm pretty sure he pulled the fire alarm." - Trinity McCool, a sophomore at Franklin Regional High School, talking about student A beautiful day for the races at the Brandywine Hills Point-to-Point http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409616/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:48:18 +0000 By Wm. Shawn Weigel shawn.weigel@doverpost.com @HCN_Shawn http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409616/0/home and garden Police: Pennsylvania student flashed 2 knives, injured 20 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409654/0/home and garden?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:06:22 +0000 By Kevin Begos, The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140409/NEWS/140409654/0/home and garden MURRYSVILLE, Pa. — A 16-year-old boy "was flashing two knives around" when he injured 19 students and a school police officer who eventually subdued him with the help of an assistant principal at a high school near Pittsburgh on Wednesday, a police chief said.

Murrysville police Chief Thomas Seefeld said the bloody crime scene at Franklin Regional High School, some 15 miles east of Pittsburgh, was "vast" and may take a couple days to process.

Police haven't named the suspect, who [...]]]> hockessincommunitynews.com http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20121031/NEWS/121039973/-1/home%20and%20garden hockessincommunitynews.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:52:53 +0000