Thousands of fifth-graders who participated in DARE, or Drug Abuse Resistance Education, received diplomas in recent weeks, honoring their completion of an 11-week curriculum designed to discourage illicit drug use. A freshman at Penn State's main campus, Karissa Arthur, 19, said her DARE training eight years ago at Sacred Heart Elementary School in Carbondale has stayed with her. This past school year someone invited her to smoke marijuana, and she easily declined.
HAWLEY - It felt like he had been hit by a truck. Cpl. Joe Tarkett came away from the Aug. 17 blast with shrapnel wounds and he couldn't see out of one eye. The 2003 Wallenpaupack Area graduate, a U.S. Marine, was injured when a 30 pound improvised explosive device detonated near him while on patrol in Afghanistan last month. But he considers himself fortunate. A friend, Matt Lembke, did not survive when he stepped on an IED during a separate incident.
State police arrested a Carbondale man on Monday who allegedly sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl while she slept. Wayne Imbalzano, 24, of 86 43rd St., is charged with statutory sexual assault, aggravated indecent assault, unlawful contact with a minor, corruption of minors and indecent assault. The Times-Tribune does not identify victims of alleged sexual assaults.
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Selecting a term
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Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
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Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
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Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
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Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
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Exact case matching or punctuation
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