Tuesday Apr 15
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Zoning Ordinance Could Stop Drilling
DuBOIS- City Solicitor Toni Cherry presented a possible amendment to the city's zoning ordinance to the council last night, which would prevent drilling in certain zones in the city.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Lawyers Say Court Didn't Tip Its Hand on Act 13 Ruling
The Commonwealth Court has yet to decide whether the remaining Act 13 amendments of 2009 to the Pennsylvania Oil and Gas Act can stand following the state Supreme Court's ruling invalidating several provisions as unconstitutional, but that hasn't stopped it from issuing a separate ruling interpreting its original jurisdiction under Act 13 in the ... (more)
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Court vindicates ex-lawmaker's environmental work
Five days before Christmas, Franklin Kury stepped off Amtrak's afternoon Keystone service in Middletown, one stop shy of Harrisburg, on a return trip from an eye doctor's appointment in Philadelphia.
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Global Environmental Constitutionalism Symposium at Widener Law
Today I will be blogging live from the Global Environmental Constitutionalism Symposium held at Widener Law in Delaware.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
"Glass Gone Wow" Causes Big Upset Amongst Robinson Parents
The owner says it's an emporium and wellness center that caters to clients who want high-end water-pipes.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 4.41 pct
Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate for the 30-year loan ticked up to 4.41 percent from 4.40 percent last week.
Environmental Rights & Marcellus Shale: five questions answered
In December the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling that overturned as unconstitutional key sections of Act 13, the law passed in 2012 to regulate drilling in the Marcellus Shale.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Bayer looking to hire at Pittsburgh campus
Bayer MaterialScience President Jerry MacCleary said the company is looking to hire at its Robinson Township campus.
Parents Worried After "Headshop" Opens Next To Robinson Twp. School
Kids at J.W. Burkett Elementary in Robinson Township memorize their times tables and their ABCs, but parents hope they learn nothing about the store across the street, which they say sells and advertises drug paraphernalia.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Route 22/30 Lane Closures
PennDOT District 11 is announcing single lane closures in each direction on Route 22/30 in North Fayette Township, Allegheny County, will begin on Monday, March 24 weather permitting.