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NY Program To Hand Out Air Conditioners This Summer

04.02.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Normally, H.E.A.P. funding pays to keep your house warm in the winter. Now, in New York, the same program is distributing air conditioners this summer to those with medical conditions. The program is supported by $3 million dollars from the home ...

Hobby Lobby Wins Appeal Hearing Over HHS Mandate

04.01.13 | Sarah Harnisch

The 10th circuit court of appeals has granted Christian craft store Hobby Lobby a full hearing on its appeal over the HHS mandate, which requires the store to offer abortive care to all employees, or face a hefty daily fine. It means the case now ...

PA Governor Tom Corbett Tries To Win Support For More Cash For Domestic Violence Prevention

04.01.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Gov. Tom Corbett has made a plea for a proposed increase in state spending to combat the domestic violence that claims an average of one life every three days in Pennsylvania. Corbett's appearance with anti-domestic violence advocates in ...

Spring Should Be Here Next Week In NY, PA

04.01.13 |

The arrival of something like spring may be at least another week away. Accuweather meteorologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania say they can confidently predict the Keystone and Empire states will bid a final goodbye to winter, and next week will ...

New York's Farm Industry Is Booming

04.01.13 | Sarah Harnisch

New York's farming industry is on the rebound. In 2008, there were 36-thousand farms covering 1.7 million acres of land statewide. That's 1600 more farms then the state had in 2006.  The state says the yogurt boom is providing a tremendous ...