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  1. Elizabeth M. 'Betty' Kearns, had a passion for teachingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Cape Gazette

    ... the late James J. McAndrew and Josephine C. Michaeli McAndrew. Following graduation from Ashland High School in Pennsylvania she attended the University of Pennsylvania. After college, Betty went to work as a secretary for War Shipping in ...


  2. The Wistar Institute Welcomes Dustin Shilling and Completes its...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... from the laboratory to the marketplace," said Shilling. Shilling joins Wistar from the University of Pennsylvania's Penn Center for Innovation, where he most recently served as a Life Science Licensing Officer for the Perelman School of Medicine, ...


  3. Mid Penn to open first bank branch in Lancaster CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago |

    ... through Friday and 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday. The Elizabethtown branch is Mid Penn's 15th location in central Pennsylvania. Mid Penn's other banks are in Cumberland, Dauphin, Northumberland and Schuylkill counties.


  4. Restaurant Week in Hershey to roll out three-course dinners for $30Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago |

    Restaurant weeks have grown in popularity in central Pennsylvania in the past year with Harrisburg, Carlisle and Palmyra all hosting restaurant weeks. Restaurants offer prix fixe value-driven meals to help attract diners.


  5. Pennsylvania has nation's highest gas tax; are you feeling any pain? A PennLive pollRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago |

    Are today's low prices helping offset the impact of Pennsylvania's gasoline taxes, which are the highest in the nation? Pennsylvania is the state with the highest gas taxes in the nation, according to , as noted in an item by PennLive colleague Deb Kiner . Our state collects 50.5 cents a gallon in taxes, and the feds tack on another 18.4 cents.


  6. Philadelphia Auto Show returns to the Pennsylvania Convention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Kevin Mazzucola, executive director of Automobile Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphia, gets behind the wheel of a Subaru Forester to be featured at the Philadelphia Auto Show. EAST NORRITON >> Is your "next" a torqued-up, tire-melting icon of speed and style, a granola-crunching power train, or a hard-working, two-ton pickup truck? If your next dream machine isn't waiting for your blessing at the Philadelphia Auto Show - which runs Jan. 31 through Feb. 8 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center - well, they just haven't made it yet.


  7. Dorney Park owner picks Heinz for its condiment menuRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Morning Call

    ... Whitehall Township will have ketchup, mustard and other condiments for their burgers and hot dogs from the Pennsylvania company known for its "57 varieties." Pittsburgh-based H.J. Heinz Co. and Cedar Fair Entertainment Co. said Tuesday they have ...


  8. Movement to Take Down Thousands of Dams Goes MainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | National Geographic

    ... that 72 dams were torn down or blown up in 2014, restoring some 730 miles of waterways from California to Pennsylvania. Twenty years ago, dam removal was a fringe notion, and early demolition efforts gained support only because the dams in question ...


  9. Wolf to name two Supreme Court justicesRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago |

    Gov. Wolf said Wednesday he plans to temporarily fill two empty seats on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. But he said he had not yet settled on the appointees.


  10. Pennsylvania town shuts down man's garage 'fight nights'Read the original story

    45 min ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Police and zoning officials have shut down "Fight Nights" that a man holds in his western Pennsylvania garage, even though he argues the events are harmless and, more or less, akin to "mud wrestling." The Herald reports Lawrence Owens, the man who hosted the third such event in his Farrell garage over the weekend, is upset that authorities shut it down..


  11. Pennsylvania chocolate maker tweaking 'Bradie' with footballRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A western Pennsylvania candy maker is having some fun at the expense of Tom 'Bradie' and the New England Patriots . The Observer-Reporter says Bill Sarris had his staff make a "deflated" chocolate football - it has a big dent in the side - and posted a picture on the company's Facebook page.


  12. Dorney Park owner challenging worker safety violationsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Times-Tribune

    The owner of a Pennsylvania amusement park is challenging a federal regulator's findings that it failed to protect summertime workers from extreme heat, including a teenager who was burned after collapsing near a deep fryer. The Easton Express-Times reports Wednesday that Cedar Fair Entertainment wants an independent federal commission to review the citations issued last month on Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom.


  13. City Council's domain name war is on, but is it legal?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... for first noticing .) The 5th Square describes itself as a political action committee advocating for better Pennsylvania policies regarding land use, public space, transportation and governance. The organization didn't return the Philadelphia ...


  14. WWII history hidden in film cans brought to light by Idaho manRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... the finished negatives up to the light, history shined through. He caught images of World War II soldiers in Pennsylvania, on a ship heading across the Atlantic Ocean and in Normandy, among other places. "You never know what's going to be on them, ...


  15. University's 22 Pushups effort draws attention to veteran suicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stars and Stripes

    On a cold, snowy Tuesday morning at California University of Pennsylvania, 21 students dropped to the ground and each did 22 pushups. For several students, the scene was in sharp contrast to the desert heat they endured while serving in Iraq.


  16. Philadelphia Ranked Third Best City For Workers Without A College DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... the U.S. Census Five Year American Community Survey (2009-2013) to determine the rankings. "The largest city in Pennsylvania easily makes this list with some pretty surprising stats," Movoto says . "For starters, this big city had the sixth highest ...


  17. PA--Pennsylvania News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, PARead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Good morning! Here's a look at AP's general news coverage today in Pennsylvania. For questions about the state report, contact the Philadelphia bureau at 215-561-1133.


  18. More Americans Are Receiving Mental Health TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

    ... services among Millennials between the ages of 18 and 25. Prisons officials in California , Illinois , and Pennsylvania have also recently taken steps to better accommodate inmates with psychological problems. For veterans suffering from ...


  19. Temple Univ. Hospital offers new vibrating capsule for treatment of chronic constipationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... is the second-highest ranked medical school in Philadelphia and the third-highest in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. According to U.S. News & World Report, TUSM is among the top 10 most applied-to medical schools in the nation. Temple Health ...


  20. Cumberland County Historical Society's Wednesdays in Winter as good as a snow-day: Allison DoughertyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    So, am I the only person in all of central Pennsylvania who was disappointed we didn't wake up the other day to a massive, historic, abominable snow blizzard? The first thing I do on snowy mornings is check the school closing list. Yippee, school is closed.