List by Author: Sarah Harnisch

Preparations are underway in Scranton this morning for the arrival of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton

08.15.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The phones are busy and the paint is flowing in the campaign's headquarters in downtown Scranton. Clinton plans to hold a rally at the Riverfront Sport's Complex. She's traveling today with Vice President Joe Biden. As crews continue preparations ...

The Glen Harbor Hotel in Watkins Glen enjoys it's top waterfront hotel ranking

08.15.16 | Sarah Harnisch

One guest has come back again and again over thirty years.  She says, "there is no place around as lovely as this hotel."USA Today's second place finisher was the Ritz Carlton in Amelia Island, Florida. Third place went to a spa on Lake ...

A bit more rain on tap today, but nothing like the lightening storm we saw over the weekend

08.15.16 | Sarah Harnisch, Traci Lynn Woolsey

Three swimmers were sent to the hospital and one was killed Saturday because of a lightening strike at Beltzville State Park in Carbon County Pennsylvania.   38-Year-old Jose Lopez-Hernandez of Camden, New Jersey was killed while swimming ...

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will testify at his appeals hearing today

08.12.16 | Sarah Harnisch

That is a first for Sandusky. The 72-year-old did not take the stand during his 2012 trial, where he was convicted of abusing 10 boys. He was sentenced to 30 years in prison. Sandusky is appealing the conviction, saying his trial lawyers in 2012 ...

New car seat requirements that were signed into law in June in Pennsylvania take effect today

08.12.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The new bill mandates all kids under the age of two must be in a rear-facing seat until they outgrow the seat as indicated by the manufacturer. If they violate the law, the fine is as high as $125. Pennsylvania is just the 4th state to enact this ...

Storms tore through New York and Pennsylvania last night

08.12.16 | Sarah Harnisch

In Batavia,  New York, a man and a woman huddled under a tree were both struck dead in a fierce lightening storm.Lackawanna County Pennsylvania still has 1,400 people without power. Most towns, Waverly, Corning, Buffalo logged as much as two ...

A massive fire at a tire plant is still burning in the city of Lockport, New York near Buffalo

08.11.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Overnight, that fire grew so large that it forced people out of their homes across a seven-street barrier around the blaze. That fire began a little before 7 p.m. at High Tread International. The fire, so massive, it's taken more then a dozen fire ...

Nearly 100 liquor stores that were closed on Sundays open this Sunday for the first time in Pennsylvania

08.11.16 | Sarah Harnisch

A new law goes into effect this week from the Liquor Control Board. One store owner says it's a good thing, because people were travelling to New Jersey to get it. Eventually about 300 stores will have expanded Sunday hours. Another component to ...

The city of Rochester has started the hunt for LGBTQ landmarks

08.11.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The Landmark Society of Western New York is finding and documenting places around Rochester where the gay community has gathered for night life. Garry and Melissa Ingram are licensed counselors and former homosexuals. They say there's something ...

Pennsylvania parents are now able for the first time to simply fill out an application online to grant their child permission to have medical marijuana

07.06.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The new Safe Harbor application requires parents to have a photo ID, a doctor's note, and a background check. It's only available to kids with one of 17 medical conditions. Pennsylvania's program is not off the ground yet. This form allows parents ...

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