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Britain is most tattooed nation in the world

BRITAIN is the most tattooed land in the world, with an estimated 20 million designs decorating our bodies and the crowd of parlours more than doubling in just three years. While body art used to But last week music outlet HMV caused controversy

Woman gets jail time for theft of skin care products

Claudia E. Rohrer, 46, of the first erase of Newtown Road, was sentenced to three to 23 months in Montgomery County brig for stealing $102 worth of body wash and lotion from a Montgomery Township chemist's shop earlier this year. The theft charge was a

Resident, Former World War II WAVE Receives Medals For Her Service

Ninety-seven year old Newtown resident Dorothea LaBelle clearly recalls her desire to defeat the Germans as a young woman, and how she rushed to enlist in the United States Naval Reserve (Women’s Reserve), better known as the WAVES, for the Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service.

That service was formally recognized just days ago, on June 29, when Town Clerk Debbie Halstead personally delivered a set of medals, a uniform ribbon, and a certificate signed by Governor Dannel Malloy and Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Thomas Saadi to her modest West Street home.

Ms LaBelle said although she had a brother and a sister, she was the only one among her siblings who volunteered for service. “My mother said she would shoot my brother in the leg before she would let the service take him,” she said, only half-joking.

“When I was trying to get into the service, somebody said to me to try out for the ‘singing platoon.’ So I did, and I got in,” she said. “Now this was one platoon of 30 girls in a regiment that was 1,000, so there was only one singing platoon.”