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city (1990 pop. 31,933), seat of Lycoming co., central Pa., on the Susquehanna River; settled 1772, inc. as a borough 1806, as a city 1866. Williamsport grew with the development of the lumber industry in the 19th cent. It is a tourist center, a manufacturing city, and the trade and distribution point for an agricultural area. The chief manufactures are plastic, metal, paper, wood, fiberglass, and leather products; lumber; apparel; furniture; machinery; and transportation equipment. Williamsport is the home of Little League baseball; the Little League world series is held there each year. Also in the city are Lycoming College and Pennsylvania College of Technology (part of Pennylsvania State Univ.).
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We are excited U-Haul has taken the building and renovated it into a modern facility, as it will serve the needs of our citizens," Williamsport Mayor Gabriel Campana said.
Local Time at Williamsport High School, 5 South Clifton Drive, Williamsport, MD 21795
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schools in recent years, the one in Williamsport was the first in which the shooter was a girl.
The Williamsport center brings RigNet's high quality remote communication solutions to the Marcellus Shale region, and enables RigNet to provide a higher service level to its clients in the Pennsylvania area.
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com[R] and publisher of the Verizon[R] Yellow Pages, is currently distributing the Williamsport Verizon Yellow Pages directories with an easier-to-read white pages section.
LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- To better deliver patient specific education, Susquehanna Health, working with SONIFI Health, recently automated the delivery and reporting of patient education using SONIFI Health interactive patient system and the hospital's Electronic Medical Record (EMR) at Williamsport Regional Medical Center.
PENN-YORK March 26--Tour of Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
is a privately-held woman-owned firm, with headquarters in Williamsport, PA, and offices in Raleigh, NC.
com), a local web development and online marketing agency that recently set up shop in the Williamsport area.
Alan Walker today announced the award of a $350,000 HOME Investment Partnership Program grant to South Williamsport Borough to identify and rehabilitate health and safety code deficiencies.

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