List by Author: Bob Price

Business burns in Honesdale

02.25.15 | Bob Price

Crews are battling flames at a business in Wayne County. Calls came in just before 10 p.m. Tuesday night. Flames could be seen shooting from the roof of the building that houses George W. Kinsman Inc. on Main Street in Honesdale. There is no ...

Wolf admits 'poor word choice' in describing Pa's biggest economic challenge.

02.25.15 | Bob Price

Fresh off his trip to the National Governors Association meeting in Washington, D.C., where he declared Pennsylvania suffers from low self-esteem, Gov. Tom Wolf admits it was "probably a poor choice of words." In an impromptu news conference ...

Harsh Winter Takes a Toll on Blood Donations

02.25.15 | Bob Price

The harsh winter has taken a toll on just about everything, but especially blood donations. Inclement weather has canceled more than 35 blood donation events state-wide, leading to almost 1,200 uncollected blood and platelet donations. The Red ...

"Paycheck protection" returns to Harrisburg

02.24.15 | Bob Price

The battle to end government collection of union dues is on again in Pennsylvania. The Senate State Government Committee on Monday voted 6-5 along mostly partisan lines to approve a proposed constitutional amendment that would ...

New Marijuana legislation in Pennsylvania

02.24.15 | Bob Price

A legislative effort to allow Pennsylvanians use of medical marijuana will soon be unveiled in the House, but the representative behind it said it will not look like the Medical Cannabis Act presented last month in the Senate. While he could not ...

NY attorney general expands herbal supplements investigation

02.24.15 | Bob Price

Three weeks after ordering four major retailers to pull store-brand herbal supplements off their shelves following DNA tests that found little or none of the listed herbs, New York's attorney general is targeting manufacturers of the popular ...

Ex-NY state Assembly speaker faces arraignment in bribe case

02.24.15 | Bob Price

Former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver faces arraignment on bribery charges that spurred his resignation from his role as one of New York's foremost political powerbrokers. The Democrat was due in a Manhattan federal court Tuesday in a case ...

Murder-Suicide Investigation in Pike County

02.23.15 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania State police and the coroner are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Pike County. Officials were called to a home near Milford before 9 p.m. on Sunday. According to state police, they’re investigating a murder-suicide ...

New Yorkers ask: Where’s my tax rebate check?

02.23.15 | Bob Price

When the state’s acting tax commissioner said Feb. 9 that the final tax rebate checks were going out “right now,” John Forkin expected his check any day. As of late last week, he was still waiting. “They said call back in ...

Woman found dead inside her car in Fayette County

02.23.15 | Bob Price

A woman was found dead from gunshot wounds inside her car Saturday morning. Mya Ann Grady, 37, of North Union Township, was found at the entrance to Lick Hollow Park, Fayette County state police said. A snow plow truck driver noticed her ...

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