Harrisburg, Pa. – A new bill in the state Senate would make not wearing a face mask in public punishable as misdemeanor reckless endangerment.
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Amid a surge in mail-in ballots, the COVID-19 public health emergency and civil disturbances in six counties, Governor Tom Wolf today signed an executive order extending the deadline for county election offices in Allegheny, Dauphin, Delaware, Erie, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties to re…
Northcentralpa.com spoke to Herm Suplizio and Jim Brown, two Republican candidates for the nomination in the 25th Senate district, Sen. Joe Scarnati is retiring after a long career, leaving the seat up for grabs.
Harrisburg, Pa. – The House of Representatives today passed Senate Bill 1108, which would distribute approximately $2.6 billion in federal relief funds throughout Pennsylvania’s counties as well as across various state government departments.
Harrisburg, Pa. -- Last week, House Republicans sent a bill to the Senate to address the tragic COVID-19 death rate occurring at the state’s nursing home facilities, personal care homes, and assisted living residences.
Harrisburg, PA -- Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming/Union) and Sen. Gene Yaw (R-Bradford/Lycoming/Sullivan/Susquehanna/Union) applauded the passage of House Bill 2506 and House Bill 2513 in the House this week.
The Senate has voted 97-2 to approve the 9/11 Compensation Fund extension that will virtually ensure permanent funding for rescue workers whose work after the Sept. 11 attacks caused serious health problems.
Harrisburg – The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) Board of Directors approved the release of $2.47 million in Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement (PHARE) funding to be distributed across Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Union counties. Th…