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Abandoned Town of Centralia, Pennsylvania

In the small town of Ashland, Pennsylvania, Route 61 takes an unexplained detour; a “Keep Out” sign straddles the original highway. Ignore the warning and you'll arrive in the abandoned town of Centralia, where an underground mine fire has been burning since 1962 when residents accidentally ignited a vein of anthracite coal. Despite efforts stop the fire it still burns today and could burn for 250 years. Some houses still stand but most have been demolished. 'Silent Hill' was based on this…

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13 Jul 1968, Moc Hoa, South Vietnam --- 7/13/1968- Moc Hoa, South Vietnam: Sgt Joseph L. Dennison of Pittsburgh, PA. as well as Klay Yanick of Fresno, CA, in Vietnam with CIDG men wading across river.CIDG stands for Civil Irregualr Defense Group. The 414 man base near the Cambodian Border includes ten U.S. Special Forces troopers. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

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from Foursquare

Pat's King of Steaks

The Original Cheesesteak at Pat’s King of Steaks (Photo by B. Krist for Visit Philadelphia)

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Philadelphia, PA - Domestic Shorthair. Meet Natasha, a kitten for adoption. http://www.adoptapet.com/pet/17018700-philadelphia-pennsylvania-kitten

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from The PA Platform

What is CASPA?

The word "CASPA" gets thrown around a lot when the topic of applying to PA school comes up, so today we'll look at what it is exactly, and what that application entails. CASPA stands for the Central Application Service for Physician Assistants.  So basically, it is an online application service that schools use to have students complete their applications.  The majority of programs use CASPA, but here is a list of who is currently participating.  It also shows all of the deadlines…

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