List by Author: Bob Price

Wrong-Way Crash Kills Milford Man

10.16.15 | Bob Price

Several people had a scary experience early Thursday morning on the southbound lanes of Interstate 81 in Dunmore. Those drivers called 911 when they saw an SUV coming at them on the highway. Not long after, that SUV collided with a car and killing ...

Pennsylvania’s Mike Kelly Considering Speakership Bid

10.16.15 | Bob Price

An influential conservative, is considering a bid for the House speakership, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Sources on Capitol Hill, including conservatives close to the Pennsylvania delegation, confirm to Breitbart News that if House Ways ...

Court date Friday for 6 charged in NY church beating

10.16.15 | Bob Price

A mother charged with killing her teenage son in a church felt helpless to stop an "intervention" that spiraled into a severe beating, her lawyer says. An attorney for the son's father says what happened stemmed from a family matter unrelated to ...

Sophie's big dream? Collecting 15,000 holiday cards for soldiers

10.16.15 | Bob Price

BIG FLATS, N.Y. -- Big Flats seventh-grader Sophie Kartzman dreams big. As a result, thousands in the military are left smiling while area youngsters learn the joy of volunteering. Last year, the 12-year-old led efforts locally to make ...

If No State Budget by December, No Payroll for Teachers

10.15.15 | Bob Price

An agency in Lackawanna County that provides special education services in three counties could soon lose the employees that many rely on. The Northeastern Educational Intermediate Unit, or NEIU, says it will not be able to pay those teachers by ...

School board members resist Paladino attendance proposal

10.15.15 | Bob Price

One of the biggest factors that gets the blame for the crisis in Buffalo's schools is the pretty dismal attendance that can start very young. There's a proposal going before the Buffalo school board Wednesday night that aims to fix that. Some ...

Pennsylvania Senate OKs limits on union dues, PAC collection

10.15.15 | Bob Price

Legislation that would weaken the ability of public-sector labor unions to collect dues and political action committee contributions from members' paychecks narrowly passed the Pennsylvania Senate on Wednesday, although it is opposed by Gov. Tom ...

Southern Tier casino proposal endorsed for struggling region

10.15.15 | Bob Price

The second time proved to be the charm for a racetrack casino in New York's Southern Tier when state gambling regulators on Wednesday endorsed its plans to expand into a full resort casino - a project that promises to bring new jobs and tourism to ...

“Hunger Games” competitors to make pitch in Albany

10.14.15 | Bob Price

The state’s 10 regional councils seeking about $750 million in state aid for hometown projects and battling for a piece of a $1.5 billion competitive fund will make their pitch to state officials next week. Seven of the 10 regional councils ...

Wolf says he won't cave on demand to fix state's deficit

10.14.15 | Bob Price

Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday he won't cave on his demand that lawmakers agree to measures to wipe out a long-term deficit that has plunged Pennsylvania's credit rating into the bottom ranks of states. The Democrat, in a regularly scheduled ...

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