Penn State will host the 16th annual Engagement Scholarship Consortium Conference — “Engaged Scholarship: Advancing Rigor, Elevating Impact” — from Sept. 29-30 at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel on the University Park campus. The international conference will welcome approximately 400 leaders — faculty, administrators, staff, community members and select students — of engaged scholarship.
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today (9/23/15) announced the results of a successful third deployment for the innovative law enforcement unit she created to target drug trafficking and related criminal activity in municipalities across the Commonwealth. more»
On the first day of autumn, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) encourages residents to take precautions before filling their home heating oil tanks. Poorly maintained or leaking home heating ...
The Pennsylvania State Police released a report stating that charges have been filed in regards to a home invasion that occurred on September 6, 2015. According to the report, Ronald Jean Jr, 50, of Trout Run, and Gary Laudenslager Jr, 48, of Williamsport, arrived at the residence of Joseph Cerquozzi on Lycoming Creek Road in Lewis Township at approximately 6:15PM. They entered the more»
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is reminding Pennsylvanians about the importance of onlot septic system maintenance.
This annual initiative, led by DEP and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), encourages residents to learn about and properly maintain their septic systems during SepticSmart Week from September 21 to 25. more»
Penn State Extension's Ag Safety and Health program celebrated National Farm Safety and Health Week, Sept. 20-26, by announcing a new, convenient way to increase hands-on activities at farm safety events.
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will host a public hearing on Wednesday, September 30, regarding the proposed Elcon Recycling Services, LLC (Elcon) facility, a hazardous waste treatment ...
The third meeting of Governor Tom Wolf’s Pipeline Infrastructure Taskforce, chaired by Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary John Quigley, will be held from 1:00 PM -4:00 PM, Wednesday, ...
Washington, DC – Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-05) today announced the awarding $125,050 Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant to a Cameron County health center. The funding awarded to Keystone Rural Health Consortia’s Cameron County Health Care Center will provide assistance in providing on site behavioral health services. more»
Many readers reached out to us Saturday afternoon saying they were seeing some Pa State Police (PSP) cars and a DCNR vehicle heading south out of South Williamsport with their alert lights flashing. We happened to witness it too, as we driving home from South Williamsport at the time. more»
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold the second of 14 listening sessions tonight, September 21, 2015, at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh on the federal Clean ...
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold 2 listening sessions on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, on the federal Clean Power Plan to reduce carbon emissions from power plants.
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