(HARRISBURG) – Volunteer fire companies and ambulance services throughout the 25th Senatorial District can now submit an application for the State’s Volunteer Fire Company, Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25). more»
(HARRISBURG) – Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-28) have issued the following statement regarding the City of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority: more»
Washington, DC – Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-05) today announced the award of $200,000 to the Centre County Youth Service Bureau from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The funding will allow the bureau to continue to operate its emergency shelter at all hours of the day. more»
Penn State researchers assessed the effects of changing climate conditions on agriculture, tourism, infrastructure, water resources, forestry, energy and human health in the 2015 Pennsylvania Climate Impact Assessment Update. Researchers also made recommendations to help Pennsylvanians prepare and respond.
Motorists heading southbound on Route 15 in Lycoming County are advised that night work will begin Sunday, Sept. 13, in South Williamsport Borough between the Market Street Bridge and Route 654 (Southern Avenue).
The project includes concrete patching, spall repair and sealing. Work will begin at 9 PM and end at 7 AM each day through the morning of Friday, Sept. 18. more»
The Pennsylvania State Police released a report of criminal mischief in McNett Township. According to the report, between the dates of September 7-9, 2015, unknown actor(s) went to a residence on Bridge Street. Once on-scene, the unknown actor(s) threw large rocks at the residence and damaged the exterior. The unknown actor(s) then fled the scene. Anyone with information more»
The Pennsylvania State Police released a report of burglary, theft, & criminal mischief in McIntyre Township. According to the report, on September 3, 2015, at approximately 5:00PM, an actor entered a residence on Thompson Street in Ralston. The actor opened a window in the rear of the residence and pushed in a sheet of plywood to gain entry. While inside, the actor more»
Washington, D.C.—Congressman Tom Marino (PA-10) voted on three legislative proposals this week to reject President Obama’s so-called “deal” with the radical Iranian regime regarding its development of a nuclear weapons program.
Two votes were held today and one yesterday. Congressman Marino’s votes were as follows: more»
HARRISBURG – State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) and State Representative Garth Everett (R-84) today reminded local seniors to attend their annual ‘Senior Expo’ this Tuesday, September 15th in Pennsdale, Lycoming County.
Beginning at 9:30AM, more than 60 exhibitors will be providing the most current information on state programs and services available to Pennsylvania’s older residents. more»
How the use of unmanned aerial vehicles -- commonly called UAVs -- will change operations in the oil and natural gas industries will be the topic of a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Faculty, staff and alumni of the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences are mourning the loss of one of the pre-eminent researchers in the college's long history. John O. Almquist, professor emeritus of dairy physiology, died Sept. 6 in his home at the Village at Penn State. He was 94.
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