List by Month: 5-2020

A Christian watchdog in NY thinks Gov. Cuomo is being unfair to churches

05.22.20 | Bob Price

The governor announced earlier this week that churches could open this weekend, if they limit attendance to 10 people.   Jason McGuire with New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms says Cuomo's daily press conferences show "at least 20...

The president will pay Pennsylvania a visit

05.13.20 | Family Life News Team

Thursday, Mr. Trump will tour a distribution center for healthcare products, including personal protective equipment in the fight against the coronavirus. The commander-in-chief will visit the Owens and Minor warehouse in suburban Allentown...

Today the Buffalo Police Dept. will be on the receiving end of a little TLC

05.13.20 | Family Life News Team

The faith-based group Operation Overwatch has packed hundreds of care packages for the Queen City officers. They include gift cards, small flashlights, hand sanitizer and a Bible. More than 500 care packages will be distributed.

The testing spotlight shines on nursing homes in the Keystone State

05.13.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine announced the "robust, universal testing strategy" for nursing home staff and residents on Tuesday. After 8-weeks of dealing with COVID-19, why the testing push now? Levine says the Department of Health now...

Gov. Cuomo says NY parents should be concerned how COVID-19 affects children

05.13.20 | Brandon Dickson

Cuomo notes the state has about 100 cases of inflammatory conditions in kids with most of them impacting those under nine-years-old. One of those cases is in Hornell. Amber Dean says her 9-year-old son, Bobby, fell ill and they rushed him to...

PA's ED head announcing he expects schools to reopen this fall

05.12.20 | Terry Diener

Education Secretary Pedro Rivera said during a virtual Senate Education Committee hearing Monday, he fully anticipates schools to reopen. He said the education department would provide more information in the coming weeks on how it will prepare...

3 New York state regions will reopen this Friday

05.12.20 | Brandon Dickson

Governor Cuomo says businesses will need to do their part to mitigate the virus. That includes working at least six-feet apart with no gatherings. He says workplaces need to plan ahead to open the doors again for employees, including ways to...

Gov. Wolf blasts businesses and counties seeking to reopen early

05.12.20 | Bob Price

The Pennsylvania governor says officials in "red phase" counties that are promising to reopen Friday are putting residents at risk. But, business owners insist after eight weeks of shut down it's time to be heard. Leaders of York, Lancaster...

It could be awhile before restaurants are fully "back in business" in Pennsylvania

05.11.20 | Terry Diener

John Longstreet, CEO and president of the Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association says the days of bustling dining rooms will be a thing of the past.   Instead, disposable menus, masks, additional cleaning protocols, increased...

Plummeting pandemic numbers in New York

05.11.20 | Brandon Dickson

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says new hospitalizations and deaths are back down to where they were at the beginning of the outbreak in mid-march. He also said Sunday, total hospitalizations and intubations are down. Meanwhile, Cuomo indicated...