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PA Paying A Higher Price For Road Salt This Year

09.05.14 |

Road crews are getting ready for the stormy winter that the almanacs are forecasting for Pennsylvania and the mid-Atlantic states. Municipalities and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation have locked in road salt supplies at a price ...

Jim Kelly Is Cancer Free

09.05.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Buffalo Bills hall-of-famer Jim Kelly has been declared cancer-free by his doctors. Kelly's latest biopsy results were negative. He underwent radiation for sinus cancer earlier this year and was given a preliminary "all-clear" by doctors last ...

There's A Second Marcellus Shale In PA

09.04.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Energy companies might have another “sweet spot” for gas drilling in Pennsylvania. Royal Dutch Shell on Wednesday said two wells it drilled in the Utica shale below Tioga County are producing at levels comparable to the most ...

TOPS Markets to Freeze Prices On 300 Items

09.04.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Tops Markets plans to help you stretch your dollar by launching a "price lock guarantee." More than 300 items in 26 categories will be set to lower prices over an eight-week period starting September 7th. At the end of the period, Tops will assess ...

Binghamton University To Research How Alcohol Affects Development

09.04.14 |

Binghamton University will be able to continue its research on how alcohol affects development, thanks to a five-year grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health. 8.2 Million dollars was awarded to the SUNY research foundation in support ...

Corbett's Campaign Fundraising Kicks Into High Gear

09.04.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Tom Corbett's biggest campaign donor is upping its ante in Pennsylvania's race for governor that will exceed $50 million. The Republican Governors' Association said Wednesday that it gave Corbett's campaign $3.5 million in recent weeks. It ...

Fail To Clean Your Boat In NY And You May Face A Fine

09.03.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Boaters who don't wash their boats before entering New York waterways will soon face fines under a bill signed Tuesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The new law, which will take effect in one year, is meant to combat invasive species such as hydrilla, a ...

NY Senate Leader Faces Primary Challenge

09.03.14 | Sarah Harnisch

One of New York's Senate leaders faces a primary challenge next week in a key contest that could help determine which party controls the chamber next year. Senator Jeff Klein heads the five-member independent democratic conference, and is in a ...

PA Releasing Gettysburg License Plates

09.03.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Stone and metal markers honoring the sacrifices of Pennsylvania soldiers at Gettysburg will get a monetary boost this year from some Pennsylvania drivers. Revenue from special Pennsylvania Monuments license plates — with the words ...

PA To Look At Marcellus Cash Flow To See If It Helps Families

09.03.14 | Sarah Harnisch

For the first time researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus Shale natural gas boom helps Pennsylvania children and families. Research by a Penn State sociology professor will compare northeastern Pennsylvania communities ...

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