List by Author: Bill Price

Top Aide to Pennsylvania Governor Considers Senate Run

07.14.15 | Bill Price

Gov. Tom Wolf’S top aide attended a weekend retreat of national Democrats as she considers running for U.S. Senate in 2016. A spokesman for Katie McGinty said she spent the weekend in Martha’s Vineyard with senators, donors and other ...

Sabres O'Reilly Charged in Drunk Driving Crash

07.14.15 | Bill Price

Buffalo Sabres Center Ryan O'Reilly was arrested in Canada last week after driving his truck in to a Tim Hortons, according to CFPL Radio in Ontario.  O'Reilly was charged with impaired driving, as well as failing to remain at the scene of an ...

Jury Set for Trial of State Senator Thomas Libous

07.14.15 | Bill Price

The jury is set for the trial of New York State Senator Tom Libous (R). Libous is being tried in federal court on one count of making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Nine women and three men will serve on the jury-- with ...

Former Harrisburg Mayor Indicted by Grand Jury

07.14.15 | Bill Price

Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed has been indicted by a grand jury. Sources tell us that Reed will be arraigned at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. It is not known what charges Reed will face, but sources said he is devastated by the indictment. Those ...

Tuition Increasing at Pennsylvania State Universities

07.10.15 | Bill Price

Tuition is going up at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities. The board voted to increase tuition by $240 per year starting this fall. Annual tuition will now be $7,060. Administrators say the increase is to make up for millions of ...

Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Vetoes Pension Bill

07.10.15 | Bill Price

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed legislation to require retirement plans for new state and school employees like those he used for his employees in a York County kitchen cabinet distribution business, Republican legislative leaders said. The bill ...

Harpursville, NY Parents Suing School Board

07.10.15 | Bill Price

Individuals representing more than 70 Harpursville residents and parents are continuing to serve members of the school board with a lawsuit. The parents are asking the State Supreme Court to order the Harpursville Central School District to stop ...

Mother Charged With Murder in Baby's Death

07.10.15 | Bill Price

A Cattauraugus County mother is charged with the murder of of her one-year-old daughter. Leslie A. Finch, 24, of Killbuck, has been indicted for murder in the second degree by a Cattaraugus County District grand jury. Finch's daughter, Mila ...

Battle Continues Over Marcellus Shale Taxes, Education Dollars

07.09.15 | Bill Price

School funding in Pennsylvania is complicated and a mixed bag. The numbers tell conflicting stories. At $29 billion overall and $15,000 per pupil, Pennsylvania is well above the national average in its support of K-12 public schools. But on ...

Pennsylvania AG Blasts Wolf Death Penalty Stand

07.09.15 | Bill Price

Pennsylvania’s attorney general says Gov. Tom Wolf’s death penalty moratorium is blatantly unconstitutional and wants the state Supreme Court to clear the way for the state’s first execution since 1999. Attorney General Kathleen ...

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