Community Health Council of Lebanon work to prevent violence, arrest made in case of teen’s death

LEBANON, Pa. (WHTM) — Lebanon City Police are continuing their investigation into the homicide of a 16-year-old earlier this week. Violence, specifically gun violence, isn’t as prevalent in Lebanon as it is in Harrisburg or Lancaster, but community leaders are actively working to find solutions to prevent it. https://www.abc27.com/news/local/lebanon/community-health-council-of-lebanon-county-working-to-prevent-violence/?fbclid=IwAR3iri0Z1KNV8B-XzKnStmp7_Kk1O2zkTuuUFu8U4syQrdQ3IVccScQYTQ4
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Five northside locations to host informative health popups this week

Five northside locations to host informative health popups this week

https://lebtown.com/2020/06/30/five-northside-locations-to-host-informative-health-popups-this-week/ A three-day pop-up event will be held this week to address the healthcare needs of the county’s Latino population. With a focus on the northside of Lebanon city, specifically in the 17046 ZIP code, the Healthy You pop-up series will take place at five locations over three consecutive days, from Wednesday, July 1 through Friday, July 3, beginning at 10 a.m. and concluding at 2…
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Researchers, advocates tackle COVID-19’s disproportionate toll on Latino community

Researchers, advocates tackle COVID-19’s disproportionate toll on Latino community

https://lebtown.com/2020/05/07/researchers-advocates-tackle-covid-19s-disproportionate-toll-on-latino-community/ COVID-19 could have been a death sentence for Gisele Fetterman and her family, if the virus had struck when she was a child. “If this pandemic had happened while I was growing up, my family wouldn’t have made it. I lose sleep over that,” Fetterman told LebTown. Fetterman’s mother fled a strife-torn Brazil in 1990 to raise her children in the United States. “My mother…
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