Bensalem Intersection Most Dangerous? Officials Say No
The intersection of Knights Road and Street Road in Bensalem, Pa. has 54,000 vehicles a day travel through it, according to PennDOT.
Friday Aug 29
Fuming over Philadelphia cigarette tax
While I applaud city and state leaders for devising - and partially passing - a funding plan to address the financial shortfall in Philadelphia's public education budget with a tax on cigarette sales, this approach is inadequate, short-term and discriminatory.
Friday Aug 29
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Undercover investigations lead to arrest of three suspected child predators
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the arrest of three Pennsylvania men on unrelated charges as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing and distribution of child pornography.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
PPL doesn't have to pay $2.5M to pole painter who fell 40 feet, Pa. court rules
PPL doesn't have to pay nearly $2.5 million in damages awarded to a worker who fell 40 feet and was severely injured while painting one of the power company's utility poles, the state Superior Court has ruled.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Sanatoga Post
Tri-County Police Benefit From Military Surplus Offer
An unspecified number of law enforcement agencies in Montgomery County, which benefited from a federal program that distributes military surplus hardware free to state and local governments, have at least 12 assault rifles, one mine-resistant vehicle, and one other armored vehicle in their equipment arsenals, The New York Times has reported.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Pennsylvania adopts new guidelines for pain treatment in emergency rooms
The Pennsylvania departments of Drug and Alcohol Programs and Health, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Medical Society,has announced the adoption of new guidelines for pain treatment to be used in hospital emergency departments statewide.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
First human West Nile Virus case of 2014 reported
Pennsylvania's first probable human case of West Nile Virus infection in 2014 has been detected, the Department of Health reported recently.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Chambersburg Public Opinion
First 2014 human case of West Nile confirmed in Philly
HARRISBURG >> Pennsylvania's first probable human case of West Nile Virus infection in 2014 has been detected.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Paa s first human infected with West Nile Virus
Pennsylvania's first probable human case of West Nile Virus infection in 2014 has been detected.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Live in Radnor? Better Not Say Youa re From Philly
Hillary Kelly wrote a piece for the New Republic a few days ago to say that unless a person is from Philadelphia County proper - "inside the city lines" - they should not say they're from Philadelphia, and particularly not at a party.
Widow of man killed by lightning sues Pocono Raceway, NASCAR
The widow of a Moosic man killed by lightning at Pocono Raceway filed a lawsuit against the track and NASCAR, accusing officials of negligence in warning patrons of an approaching storm.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Philadelphia's crisis shows need for fair education funding statewide: PennLive letters
I am glad that our city, state and educational leaders have demonstrated creative thinking to help fund Philadelphia schools in a way that also encourages smokers to quit.