List by Month: 9-2013

Not As Many NY Teachers At The Start Of The School Year

09.02.13 | Sarah Harnisch

When students return to school this week in New York state, it'll be with 12-and-a-half thousand fewer teachers than just a couple years ago. The state's teachers' retirement system said the pension system had more than 273-thousand active members ...

Memorial Service For 4 Children Killed In Elmira Fire

09.02.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Elmira, New York continues to mourn the deaths of 4 children in a house fire.  More than a hundred people gathered for a candlelight vigil over the weekend for the victims of Friday night's deadly house fire on Morrow street. Those who came ...

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 ...

Pennsylvania Is Among The Cheapest States To Operate A Car

09.02.13 | Sarah Harnisch

According to a new analysis by the financial website,  Pennsylvania motorists spend an average of $2,764 annually to operate their vehicles. Those costs are significantly lower than the national average of $3,201. Overall, ...