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What we are working on: Aug. 15

Here’s our news budget for today’s website and tomorrow’s York Daily Record.

MAIN ART: SLUG: RUSHDI0816 — News conference in Windsor Township with Upper Darby Police Supt. Chitwood about the latest in the kidnapping case and charges against Ummad Rushdi. The search is going to end, but police in York released a new piece of evidence — a photo of a York Cab — believed to be related to the case. (czech) EDITED
w/SLUG: WARRANTS0816 — More search warrants have been filed in the case — this time aimed at collecting DNA evidence from Ummad Rusdhi. (kessler) EDITED
Art: New
Breakouts: Two

SLUG: PARK0816 — This is the one-year anniversary of the dedication of the Tru and Cody Memorial Garden in West York. The garden is built on the site of a former row home that was destroyed by fire. It honors two boys who were killed in the neighborhood just a couple of year’s apart.  (sawyer) 
Art: New 2 by Jason
Breakouts: One
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook
WIRE: Stunt man death

SLUG: TRIAL0816 — Bruce Williams found guilty of third-degree murder. (lee)
Art: mug
Online pieces: Posted, tweeted, FB’d
SLUG: WY0816 —  West York school district is proposing a nearly $12 million project at Wallace Elementary School to include renovations and a building addition to house new classrooms. (blymire) FILED
Breakouts: One

MAIN ART: SLUG: BLOCK0816 —  William Penn High School Back to School Block Party (blymire)
Art: New, Kate shooting tonight
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook

SLUG: SKOL0816 — Long-term goals for academic improvement proposed for York City schools would be realistic but tough, according to the district’s new supt. (mason) FILED
Online pieces: Posted Wednesday night

JOB0816 — The number of Americans seeking unemployment dropped last week.  (wire) 
MAIN ART: SLUG: IPAD0816 –A new start-up in Emigsville, Gen-Connect, wants to make money teaching old people how to use iPads. The owner, Michael Potteiger, left his job at a technology company to start this venture.  (Boyer)
w/art – three new by Kate
w/breakouts – 1


—- JEFF0816 — 16-18 — Central League playoffs, Game 3, Mount Wolf at Jefferson. (Tom Sixeas) w/ box on championship series
—- poss., developing: Bermudian Springs’ Tristan Sponseller won’t play football this year so he can focus on wrestling. (Daniel Paulling) w/ file art available
—- poss., developing: PSU0816 — Story (or repurposed blog post) from teleconference with Bill O’Brien. (Frank Bodani)
—- REVS0816 — 8-10 — York Revolution at Long Island (copy desk)
—- AX0816 — 12 — Five other items scheduled — two townball playoff games, three HS golf events. (copy desk)
—- RAVENS0816 — TBA — NFL preseason, Atlanta at Baltimore, 7:30 p.m. (wire by DC)
—- EAGLES0816 — TBA — NFL preseason, Carolina at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. (wire by DC)

SLUG: Thebutler0816 — Movie preview of The Butler. (reporter)
Art: New, file, mug, submitted 
Breakouts: how many
Graphics: Map, timeline, flowchart 
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook, video, link to blogs, links to previous stories, post to cluster papers, Storify, Cover it Live, live tweet/blog, share with JRC, email alert