Articles

School board members in PA have voted to postpone a policy allowing teachers to carry guns in school

01.10.19 | Sarah Harnisch

In a 2-1 vote, the Tamaqua School Board’s security committee says it will suspend the policy for a week while it waits for a court hearing on its validity. Both teachers and parents filed lawsuits; claiming it violated state law and posed...

One PA lawmaker wants to put more resources into stopping robocalls

01.10.19 | Sarah Harnisch

State Senator Andy Dinniman is working on a bill to target them.   Dinniman says the calls bombard people to the point of harassment. And they are targeting the elderly. His bill would allow you to not have to re-register for the do not...

Wednesday's legislative session in NY kicked off with a punch

01.10.19 | Sarah Harnisch

14 new women have joined the conference. Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins was sworn in to thunderous applause. She is the first African-American woman to hold the position of Senate majority leader. There are now 20 women senators and 50 women...

NY State Thruway sues wind turbine group over broken machines

12.28.18 | Sarah Harnisch

The NY State Thruway filed a lawsuit against five engineering and consulting firms for breach of contract and professional malpractice. The group had a deal with the thruway to place turbines in Ripley, Dunkirk, Silver Creek and Angola, but the...

CNY man recreated house from the 1983 "A Christmas Story"movie out of legos

11.26.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Jason Middaugh of Marcellus is hoping Lego will pick up his 2,000-piece creation and stock it as a kit for sale in stores across the nation. It took him six months to find all the random Lego pieces he needed online, including an old fashioned...

Today marks the first day of Rifle Deer Season across much of Pennsylvania

11.26.18 | Sarah Harnisch

And it's a wet one-- black ice, fog and 36 degrees. Experts say the rain in the forecast could impact where the deer go.   The die hards say, "Nor rain, nor sleet nor snow nor dark of night will keep them from the woods!" Rifle deer season...

New York is the 5th most stressed state

11.13.18 | Sarah Harnisch

A new study by Zippa has found Empire State residents are the fifth most stressed in the country, behind New Jersey, Georgia, Florida, and California. Researchers found New Yorkers have the longest commute in the country and an extremely high...

The president in Pennsylvania today

10.02.18 | Sarah Harnisch

President Trump will deliver a speech to another massive crowd in the Keystone State today--10,000 electricians, apprentices and contractors-- at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. It's all part of the National Electric...

Wolf and Wagner will debate Monday in Hershey

09.28.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek will be moderating the one and only face-off in the fall campaign between Democratic Governor Tom Wolf and Republican rival Scott Wagner. The debate happens Monday night at the during the Hershey Lodge. With a little...

Still no resolution on 'I Love NY' signs along state highways

09.28.18 | Sarah Harnisch

The deadline for the showdown with the federal government is two days away.  And despite that deadline, neither the state nor the federal government seems to be backing down. Federal highway regulators say they believe Democratic Gov...

Previous12345678910 ... 2728