List by Month: 8-2017

Little League Meets Major League

08.21.17 | Bob Price

It was anything but a typical day at the Little League World Series Complex in South Williamsport. Little Leaguers and fans alike had the chance to meet and mingle with some of their favorite Major League Baseball players ahead of Sunday night's...

Two hikers dead, two children hurt in Zoar Valley

08.21.17 | Bob Price

Two adult hikers died Sunday, after they fell down a cliff in Zoar Valley, and two children were hurt. The adults have been identified as Amanda Green, 35, and William Green, 33. The couple's 4-year-old son Alexander was airlifted to Women and...

A PA school board will soon vote on a plan to put a Planned Parenthood office in a high school

08.18.17 | Bob Price

There is a Planned Parenthood clinic just two miles away from the school that performs hundreds of abortions every year. If the board concedes, the nation's largest abortion provider would have employees in the school in Reading, counseling...

Penn State is keeping under wraps the employment status of their head athletic trainer

08.18.17 | Bob Price

Tim Bream lived at the frat house where a student died during a hazing ritual in February. Police say Bream took part in the hazing. Bream was seen this week taking part in a Nittany Lions football practice at Beaver Stadium.

Carl Paladino is appealing his removal from the Buffalo, NY school board

08.18.17 | Bob Price

The controversial conservative was let go yesterday. Carl Paladino was dismissed for releasing confidential information about teacher contracts. Many in Buffalo are sad to see him go, saying his "no nonsense" approach to public education was...

There are fox fears in Schuylkill County, PA

08.18.17 | Bob Price

A rabid fox is on the loose. It's already taken a bite out of 8-year-old Keegan Schreck of Lost Creek. The attack left a v-shaped bruise on Keegan's leg. The Pennsylvania DEC has distributed fliers throughout Schuylkill County warning about...

A U.S. congresswoman is clashing with her likely opponent

08.17.17 | Bob Price

Utica Democrat Anthony Brindisi says Claudia Tenney has not done enough to secure much-needed infrastructure funding for the 22nd Congressional District in New York. But Congresswoman Tenney takes issue with the sharp rebuke from the Utica...

The Old Farmer's Almanac forecasts what could be in store for this winter

08.17.17 | Terry Diener

If the report is to be believed, the northeast will see "normal" temperatures this winter. But old man winter could be particularly harsh this year. Snow is predicted to be anything but normal. The report indicates "from the great lakes into...

Demolition of the Schuylkill Mall will begin by the end of the year

08.17.17 | Bob Price

It's to make way for two industrial buildings capable of supporting more than 800 new jobs in Frackville.

Health scare in Buffalo

08.17.17 | Bob Price

Medical scopes used in colonoscopies for more than 500 veterans at the VA hospital were not properly sanitized. VA Medical Center Buffalo is offering free screenings to 526 vets who had colonoscopies at the hospital.  They say the risk of...