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United Way of Lancaster County


Tuesday, Sept. 5

Visitors peruse auction items at the Hospice & Community Care auction at Solanco Fairgrounds. (Source: Hospice & Community Care)

• Hospice & Community Care auction hits goal: The 39th annual auction at the Solanco fairgrounds raised $1 million. (Source: WGAL)

• Homelessness up in Lancaster County: Advocates are working to expand shelter space as well as mental health and addiction treatment. (Source: LNP)

• Record heat wave continues: The high today could reach 97 degrees. (Source: ABC 27)

• Hunt ongoing for escaped killer: Danelo Cavalcante, 34, was spotted Monday evening on trail cameras at Longwood Gardens, state police said. (Source: WGAL)

• Veterans Court seeks mentors: Volunteers, who must be veterans themselves, serve as sounding boards as veterans work through the program. (Source: LNP)

• Nation/world: Jill Biden tests positive for Covid-19. (Source: CNN) Congress returns after break. (Source: AP) Impeachment trial begins for Texas AG Paxton. (Source: Texas Public Radio) Burning Man festivalgoers head home after officials lift driving ban. (Source: CBS News) Former Trump advisor Peter Navarro’s trial begins. (Source: ABC News) Greece limits tourism at Acropolis. (Source: UPI)