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Friday, March 22

The Lancaster Catholic Crusaders celebrate their victory at the Giant Center in Hershey on Thursday, March 21, 2024. (Source: Diocese of Harrisburg)

• Lancaster Catholic girls basketball team wins state championship: The Crusaders defeated Westmont Hilltop 56-39 in the PIAA Class 3A title game. (Source: WGAL)

• Arizona woman steals $350,000 from Lancaster City Housing Authority: Patricia Aman, 75, hacked the email of a local company to redirect the authority’s payment for replacing the Farnum Towers roof, police said. (Source: ABC 27)

• East Hempfield Township supervisors consider pulling library funding over Drag Queen Story Hour: The township is to donate $26,700 this year, but supervisors said the library’s event is a radical and political move. (Source: LNP)

• York Salvation Army cuts back: Officials said the organization’s kettle campaign fell short last year, and it is facing increased costs and demand. (Source: WGAL)

• Local home prices fell in February: Median sale prices were $300,000, versus the record $331,542 set last September. (Source: LNP)

• Nation/world: U.N. to vote on Gaza ceasefire resolution. (Source: AP) Mexico urges court to block Texas border law. (Source: UPI) DA won’t file charges in Nex Benedict fight case. (Source: NBC News) Sen. Menendez won’t run as a Democrat. (Source: NPR) Justice Department sues Apple. (Source: CNBC)