PA News

Statewide Archery Season Opens November 17

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Populations are up, food is plentiful, and more hunters are buying licenses as seasons approach. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 10, 2014 · Local News, PA News

Acting Secretary of Education Announces Results of 2013-14 School Performance Profile

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq on Friday announced the results of the 2013-14 School Performance Profile that show 2,134 of 2,947, or 72 percent, public school buildings earning a 70 or higher. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 10, 2014 · Local News, PA News

PennDOT Releases New Video to Educate Drivers on Winter Operations

HARRISBURG, Pa. – As PennDOT shifts its operations from construction to winter maintenance, the department today urged motorists to join in preparing for the season and announced a new video to educate the public on PennDOT operations and safe winter driving. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 7, 2014 · Local News, PA News
PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed for Veterans Day

PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed for Veterans Day

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Tuesday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 6, 2014 · Local News, PA News
Gov. Tom Wolf

Tom Wolf Ousts Corbett in Pennsylvania Governor’s Race

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) - Businessman Tom Wolf has won his bid to become the next governor of Pennsylvania. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 5, 2014 · Local News, PA News
Governor Corbett Announces Funding to Support Downtown Development in Indiana County

Governor Corbett Announces Funding to Support Downtown Development in Indiana County

HARRISBURG, Pa.– Governor Tom Corbett yesterday announced that the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) awarded Indiana County $500,000.00 in Keystone Communities grants to support accessible housing modifications and public improvement projects in Indiana County. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 4, 2014 · Local News, PA News, Regional Headlines
Agriculture Secretary Urges Consumers to Help Keep Foreign Insect from Spreading through Pennsylvania

Agriculture Secretary Urges Consumers to Help Keep Foreign Insect from Spreading through Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. – An invasive insect new to the United States that has the potential to impact grape, fruit trees, and the hardwood industries has been discovered in Berks County, prompting the immediate quarantine of Pike and District townships. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 4, 2014 · Local News, PA News

Department of Public Welfare Encourages Pennsylvanians to Apply for Assistance with Home Heating Bills

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Department of Public Welfare (DPW) yesterday kicked off the start of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) application process for the 2014-15 season. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 4, 2014 · Local News, PA News

Pennsylvanians Urged to Change Batteries in Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors When Changing Clocks This Weekend

HARRISBURG, Pa. – State Fire Commissioner Ed Mann today reminded Pennsylvanians to change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors when turning their clocks back one hour this weekend. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 31, 2014 · PA News, Police & Fire Calls

Pennsylvania Receives National Award for Cybersecurity

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Center for Digital Government presented the Office of Administration with a Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Award for developing a highly successful process to protect web and mobile applications from online attacks. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 30, 2014 · Local News, PA News