HARRISBURG — Application forms for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program are now available for eligible Pennsylvanians to begin claiming rebates on property taxes or rent paid in 2017, Revenue …
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf and Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller released the following statement on Congress passing funding re-authorization for the Children’s Heal…
HARRISBURG – The Wolf Administration on Tuesday announced the launch of a new interactive data report system that provides information on opioid prescribing and drug overdoses that will help t…
Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have risen 3.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.83/g Monday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania.
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf announced Monday that the number of inmates in the Pennsylvania state prison system dropped for the fourth consecutive calendar year, according to new statistics rel…
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s tax filing season opened Monday and Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell is reminding residents they can electronically file their personal income tax returns.
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation reminds customers that Pennsylvania is under an enforcement extension from the Department of Homeland Security until Oct. 10, which m…
HARRISBURG — As part of his “Jobs That Pay” initiative, Gov. Tom Wolf on Wedensday announced a proposal to strengthen the middle class by modernizing Pennsylvania’s outdated overtime rules to …
HARRISBURG — For a chance to make their innovative ideas a reality, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and Pennsylvania Department of Education are reminding high school freshmen, s…
STATE COLLEGE — AccuWeather reports following an Alberta clipper storm that will spread snow to the central Appalachians into Tuesday, a new coastal storm is poised to blanket much of New Engl…
Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have risen 4.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.79/g on Monday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Penns…
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf joined approximately 500 Soldiers with the Pennsylvania National Guard’s 28th Infantry Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion as they were honored in a cer…
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania State Police announced today that troopers confiscated $14,747,304 in heroin, fentanyl, cocaine, methamphetamines, and other prohibited drugs in the fourth quarte…
PROSPERITY — On Thursday, Gov. Tom Wolf was joined by Senator Camera Bartolotta and Representative Pam Snyder to announce $3 million in funding to repurpose the existing training facilities of…
HARRISBURG — Acting Health Secretary and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine on Thursday joined nurses from Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center at the 102nd Pennsylvania Farm Sh…
LOS ALTOS, Calif. (AP) — Two freelance journalists have won the first American Mosaic Journalism Prize for stories about the struggles of U.S. immigrants and others that the prize founders say have been underrepresented or misrepresented, it was announced Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ethan and Aiden Dvash-Banks are toddler twins who share almost everything: the same toys, the same nursery, the same clothes and the same parents. Everything but a toothbrush and U.S. citizenship.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — When it comes to earthquakes, Alaskans are major pros. But even they get rattled by the strong ones, as Tuesday's early morning shaker proved.
BERLIN (AP) — The leadership of Germany's Social Democrats has reacted with annoyance to efforts by the party's youth wing to recruit new, short-term members in a bid to scuttle a coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Union bloc.
MOSCOW (AP) — A top Russian diplomat has accused the United States of promoting unverified reports about chemical weapons attacks in Syria in order to cloud Russia's peace initiatives.
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: 'not particularly concerned' about reports China preparing to ease purchases of US bonds.
Like many states, someone 18 or older in Delaware can buy tobacco products. That age should be higher, according to the American Lung Association.
Somerset County U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Executive Director Michael Holbay announced that county committee elections are over and the ballots have been counted.
Pennsylvania House Majority Leader Dave Reed officially announced Tuesday that he is seeking the Republican nomination to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster in the 9th Congressional District.
Sipesville Volunteer Fire Co. Deputy Chief Jim Livingston watches while Lt. Cory Fanale places pads and booms into Beaverdam Creek on Tuesday to absorb and contain a fuel spill from a 275-gallon tank. Sipesville firefighters and Somerset EMS responded around 3:30 p.m. to the spill at a residence at 247 Morris Road in Lincoln Township. Livingston said it was the second time firefighters have been called to the residence for a fuel spill. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection was called.
Dr. Johnnie “Jack” Barto, 70, of Richland Township, charged with molesting a 12-year-old child during an exam Dec. 21, will not have a preliminary hearing today.
Workers continue demolition on the Wide-Lo Beverage building along North Center Avenue in Somerset Township on Tuesday. The property was purchased by the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission to make way for a temporary bridge over the Pennsylvania Turnpike, which will serve motorists while the current bridge is overhauled in a $7.5 million project between the spring of this year and the fall of 2019. Nearly 18,500 motorists use the bridge every day. The temporary bridge will be up between March 2019 and November 2019. The turnpike will be closed between the Somerset and Bedford interchanges from midnight to 5 a.m. four separate times as workers construct the temporary bridge.
New Castle County Police were called to the Harmony Hills neighborhood for various reports of criminal mischief, involving vehicles Tuesday.
The Federal Trade Commission alleged Tuesday that Bollman Hat Co. has falsely and deceptively said that all of its products are made in America, a charge that Bollman denies.
Lancaster-Lebanon League and Berks County Interscholastic Athletic Association athletic directors are currently studying several proposals that would combine the two leagues into one, 37-team mega District Three football conference.
Special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking to interview President Donald Trump about his dismissal of former FBI Director James Comey and his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, The Washington Post reported Tuesday.
Fruition Collective, which promotes under-represented artists in Lancaster, has closed its event space on West Walnut Street but plans to open elsewhere in this city this summer.
MCGRANN, Pa. (AP) — A woman accused of attacking her husband with a hatchet as he lay in bed while her terrified children fled to a neighbor's house is now facing a criminal homicide charge following his death.
New Castle County Council is throwing its support behind a state move that would change the succession plan in the county.
U.S. Rep. Pat Meehan told The Philadelphia Inquirer he had a deep “affection” for a female subordinate and called her “a soul mate” even as he said he did not pursue a romantic relationship with her.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Republican congressman from Pennsylvania who settled a former aide's sexual harassment complaint with taxpayer money says he developed a deep affection for her but never harassed her or pursued a romantic relationship.
HARRISBURG — Application forms for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program are now available for eligible Pennsylvanians to begin claiming rebates on property taxes or rent paid in 2017, Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell announced today. The deadline to apply for a rebate is June 30.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Residents of a Pennsylvania House district south of Pittsburgh are picking a successor to a representative who quit after pleading guilty last fall to charges related to an illegal gambling machine operation.
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf and Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller released the following statement on Congress passing funding re-authorization for the Children’s Health Insurance Program for the next six years.
HARRISBURG – The Wolf Administration on Tuesday announced the launch of a new interactive data report system that provides information on opioid prescribing and drug overdoses that will help the Opioid Operational Command Center identify communities that are experiencing spikes in overdoses.
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A man who was 16 when he and his older brother shot and killed a man in a Pennsylvania park has been sentenced to the same 4½- to nine-year prison term as his brother.
Ten Thousand Villages will be closing the cafe at its Ephrata store and ending its concerts there as it repurposes the space for some kind of retail use.
Woo hoo! The Eagles are headed to the Super Bowl, the first in what is sure to become a dynastic series. And you obviously want to see the one that starts it all, so you're heading to Minnesota to check it out. Let's talk about the best Super Bowl trip of all time, then.
Delaware State Police have arrested five people in connection to the manufacturing of methamphetamine in Felton, Delaware.