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United Way of Lancaster County


Wednesday, Jan 10

Melissa Siwiec, inset, is executive director of the Lancaster Central Market. (Source: Provided)

• Coroner to become sole petitioner in open records appeal: Dr. Stephen Diamantoni said his lawyers will list his office as plaintiff, not Lancaster County, on the appeal of a decision requiring disclosure of the name of a deceased minor. (Source: WITF | LNP)

• Amtrak cancels some Keystone train trips: Twelve Wednesday departures have been nixed due to bad weather. (Source: WGAL)

• Executive director of Central Market Trust to step down: A search will begin in a few weeks to replace Melissa Siwiec, who is relocating to New Orleans, the board said. (Source: LNP)

• More Pa. children lack health insurance: The percentage grew from 4.4% to 5.2% between 2021 and 2022, the Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children said. (Source: CBS 21)

• Gen Z Lancastrians enter politics: Recent candidates under 30 include Sobeida Rosa, Tony Dastra, John Hursh, elected to City Council at age 26, and Matthew Connelly, 19, a Conestoga Township supervisor. (Source: LNP)

• Nation/world: Judges skeptical of Trump’s immunity arguments. (Source: AP) Four dead in U.S. storms. (Source: NBC News) Gunmen storm TV studio in Ecuador. (Source: AP) Researchers find high levels of plastic in bottled water. (Source: NPR) U.S., U.K. shoot down Houthi drones. (Source: Reuters) Melania Trump’s mother dies at 78. (Source: UPI)