List by Category: Pennsylvania News

PA Author's "New Wings" Book On Guardian Angels Free Today On Amazon

09.03.13 | Sarah Harnisch

A local Christian author's book is free on Amazon today. Donna Stanley is from Columbia Crossroads, in northeastern Pennsylvania. Her book "New Wings" is about guardian angels. Donna told our newsroom "the book is about a girl who's 17 years old. ...

Flight 93 Memorial Team To Meet For Last Time In PA

09.02.13 | Sarah Harnisch

A committee formed ten years ago to create a memorial at the sight of the Flight 93 crash in western Pennsylvania, is about to meet for the last time. Fifteen people from around the country and from all walks of life dutifully gathered quarterly in ...

Corbett Backs Off Language Filed In Legal Brief On Gay Marriage

08.30.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett is backing off the language filed in his legal brief to defend traditional marriage in the Keystone state. In 25 pages of paperwork, there was one sentence that caught the eye of gays across the state, that ...

Immigration Front-And-Center In Hazleton, PA Again

08.30.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Officials in Hazleton in northeastern Pennsylvania will again look to the nation's highest court to bring closure to a seven-year legal battle over the city's never-enforced immigration ordinances. Mayor Joseph Yannuzzi confirmed that the city will ...

Fight For Traditional Marriage In PA Has Started

08.29.13 | Sarah Harnisch

In a legal brief Wednesday, Governor Tom Corbett's attorneys said same sex marriage licenses were never valid, and compared gay and lesbian couples to 12-year-olds who are also barred from marrying under state law. The state Department of Health ...

PA Court Won't Hear Case On Boys Playing Girls Sports

08.29.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Should boys be allowed to play girls sports-- and girls-- boy's sports-- in Pennsylvania? A state judge declined to hear the case Wednesday, calling on the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association to first make a rule allowing or banning ...

Sandusky Appeal Moved Back To The Courtroom

08.29.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Convicted pedophile Jerry Sandusky's court case has been moved from a high school in Luzerne county to the county courthouse, but there's no word as to why. The State Superior court was scheduled to hear the appeal the morning of September 17th at ...

New Regulations for PA Drilling Proposed

08.28.13 | Bob Price

A state environmental board has given preliminary approval to new regulations covering the oil and gas industry. The Department of Environmental Protection says in a Tuesday release that it's recommending a 60-day public comment period on the new ...

Some School Districts Quit Healthier School Lunch Program

08.28.13 | Bob Price

After just one year, some schools around the country are dropping out of the healthier new federal lunch program, complaining that so many students turned up their noses at meals packed with whole grains, fruits and vegetables that the cafeterias ...

NOAA : Virus likely causing dolphin deaths

08.28.13 | Bob Price

Federal officials say a virus is likely what's causing hundreds of dead bottlenose dolphins to wash ashore along the East Coast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says 333 dolphins have been stranded between New York and North ...

12 ... 53545556575859606162 ... 146147