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Unemployment Application Changes in PA

10.18.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Starting Monday, callers to Pennsylvania's unemployment compensation call centers will be asked to contact the centers on a specific day based on the last digit of their Social Security numbers.  The Department of Labor and Industry says it is ...

What's Open Again In PA After The Government Shutdown

10.18.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Federal offices and national parks in Pennsylvania reopened for business Thursday, a day after U.S. lawmakers approved legislation to end a 16-day partial government shutdown that idled thousands of federal employees in the state while ...

Early Review of “Noah”

10.17.13 | Bob Price

God gave Noah specific instructions on how to build an ark. But it seems there was no such clear voice of authority when it came to the making of a new 125 million dollar Hollywood film about the Biblical story.  Director Darren ...

Tuition Changes in PA ?

10.17.13 | Bob Price

Just 16 days on the job and the Chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education has already floated a radical new idea ....why not charge different tuitions for different majors at the 14 state-owned schools ?  Frank Brogan ...

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Challenging Casino Referendum

10.17.13 | Bob Price

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging a referendum on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to authorize seven more casinos in New York, ruling it was filed too late. The suit by Brooklyn lawyer Eric Snyder contested the language of the Nov. 5 ballot ...

Toomey Says “NO” to Washington Deal

10.17.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Republican Senator Pat Toomey was the only senator in the Family Life listening area to vote against the measure to end the Government shutdown.  He joined other tea-party conservatives like Ted Cruz of Texas and Marco Rubio of ...

Anti-Gambling Forces Smash Slot Machine in Albany

10.16.13 | Bob Price

Casino wars are heating up in New York as voters decide the fate of a massive expansion effort. As voters prepare to decide the fate of Vegas-style casinos on election day ...anti-casino groups are resorting to violence - against a slot ...

Avoca Teen Arrested for Having Gun at School

10.16.13 | Bob Price

Steuben County New York Sheriff Deputies have arrested an 18-year-old high school student for bringing a gun onto school grounds. Alec Bowen, from Avoca, is charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, and criminal possession of ...

PA Senate Acts on Raising Judge Retirement Age

10.16.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania is a step closer to raising the mandatory retirement age for judges from 70 to 75.  The State Senate approved legislation that already passed the house allowing for a constitutional amendment to raise the retirement ...

SUV Crashes Through Home in WNY

10.16.13 | Bob Price

The Genesee County NY Sheriff says an SUV crashed through a house in Pembroke, causing extensive damage to the property but not injuring the family inside.  Authorities say Jason Purdy of Alabama, NY was driving through town around ...

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