List by Author: Traci Lynn Woolsey

Pennsylvania's 14 state universities are looking to upgrade public education

01.16.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Chancellor Dan Greenstein says the higher ed. system needs to stay affordable and relevant. During his annual address this week, he noted the change would include merging services and support among campuses with a focus on technology. The...

New limo safety standards now just a signature away in New York

01.15.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Gov. Cuomo is expected to sign the package of limousine bills. Kevin Cushing, the father of one of the 20 victims that died in a Schoharie crash in 2018, says a "vehicle that should not be on the road can be impounded." One of the measures would...

We're now less than a week away from a special election in PA

01.09.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The election aims to fill the vacant 48th District Senate seat covering Lebanon County and parts of Dauphin and York counties. Mike Folmer resigned the post following child pornography charges in September. The special election will be held...

Gov. Cuomo delivers State of the State Address today

01.08.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The governor will address a crown at 1:30 this afternoon in Albany's Empire State Plaza Convention Center. Over the last few weeks, the New York governor has revealed some of the issues he'll be addressing in today's speech. They include paid...

Rep. Conor Lamb of PA endorses former VP Joe Biden for president

01.06.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Congressman Lamb said in a statement, he has "seen firsthand that Biden knows the people of western Pennsylvania" and shares those values. The representative of the Pennsylvania's 17th Congressional District mentions current concerns when it...

NY assemblyman steps down as minority leader

01.06.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Brian Kolb has announced the move following his DUI arrest New Year's Day after previously urging others not to drive while drunk. While the Republican will continue to serve in the Assembly, it will not include the minority leader post. Kolb...

Cuomo looks to crack down gun ownership

12.16.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

New York's governor wants to ban gun ownership for out-of-state offenders. Currently, misdemeanors that disqualify people from gun ownership in the Empire State include certain domestic violence convictions and unlicensed possession of a...

Surprise in Sunbury as central PA hospital is slated to shut down

12.06.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The shuttering of UPMC Sunbury means over 150 people will lose their jobs. Degensein Library Director Melissa Rowse tells Family Life News says while the news is a blow, she hopes for a Christmas miracle in the form of someone purchasing the...

Concerns today over possible slashes to "SNAP" food assistance in PA

12.04.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

This comes as the Trump Administration aims to tighten work requirements for recipients. Pennsylvania Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller says the planned federal rule would change the equation for home heating and cooling costs and how much...

PennDOT issues interstate driving ban for certain trucks

12.02.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey, Brandon Dickson

PennDOT has enacted a 45 MPH speed limit restriction for interstates 80, 81, 84, 380 and 476. I-78, US-22, and State Route 33 are also impacted. Transportation officials banning commercial vehicle "empties" and double trailers on I-78 EB (I-81...

Previous12345678910 ... 3637