Monday Mar 3
Following is a listing of executive, legislative and judiciary action for the week of Feb. 24. Members of the General Assembly are set to return to session March 10. Gov. Tom Corbett signed into law SB 1024, legislation that amends the Crimes Code to create the new offense of aggravated arson - a first-degree felony - where a fire is set with the ... (more)
Bills in Pa., N.J. would open adoption records
Not knowing the identity of her real mother was always a painful, unresolved issue, but when Susan Perry was diagnosed with melanoma, finding out became a medical necessity.
Eric Nagy's 'hybrid photos' blend old and new Philadelphia
SCROLLING through the news on Yahoo one day, Eric Nagy stumbled upon a black-and-white image from World War II.
Purchase agreements for CYS questioned at Mifflin County Commissioners meeting
Some routine purchase of service agreements for the Mifflin County Children & Youth Department came under scrutiny at Thursday's business meeting of the Mifflin County Commissioners.
Flu Considered Widespread in Pa.
The flu is now considered widespread in Pennsylvania. The latest data released Tuesday by the state Health Department shows the total number of confirmed flu cases at 16,518 so far this season, as of Saturday.
Coal Truck Hits Woman, Killing Her
An elderly woman is dead after she was run over by a coal truck in Lycoming County, according to the coroner.