Government

Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Releases 2022 Sustainability Report

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) announces the release of its 2022 Sustainability Report. The annual report features the Commission’s 30-year timeline outlining initiatives for the future...

Gold, Coins, Jewelry; PA Treasury to Hold Online Auction of Unclaimed...

Treasurer Stacy Garrity announced that the upcoming online auction of unclaimed property will take place Wednesday, April 12, and Thursday, April 13. This auction...

PA Lawmaker Proposes Bill to Classify Drag Shows as ‘Adult Business’

Following several PA events where drag performances appealing to children have been held, Rep. Aaron Bernstine (R-Lawrence/Butler) has proposed legislation in the state House...

Sources Say Senator Fetterman Expected to Return to Senate in April

Pennsylvania Sen. John Fetterman will return to the Senate in April, two months after the freshman Democrat sought inpatient treatment for clinical depression, a...

Governor’s $44 Billion Budget Plan Calls for More Money for Education,...

Governor Josh Shapiro is proposing a big increase for Pennsylvania’s schools in his first budget address to lawmakers with no hike in income or...

Pennsylvania’s New Speaker of the House Makes History

State Rep. Joanna McClinton, D-Phila./Delaware, was elected the first woman to serve as speaker of the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives in the chamber’s...

PA Announces End of Mahanoy City’s Distressed Municipality Status Under Act...

Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Acting Secretary Rick Siger announced the approval of Mahanoy City’s exit from distressed municipality status under the Act...

Mifflin County Courts Advise of Reported Jury Duty Phone Scam  

Mifflin County Court of Common Pleas is advising the public to stay vigilant against a recently reported jury duty related phone scam.   The scam...

Senator Fetterman Checks into Hospital for Clinical Depression

Pennsylvania Democratic Sen. John Fetterman, still recovering from a stroke, has checked himself into Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to seek treatment for...

Governor Vows Not to Sign Execution Warrants, Wants Lawmakers to Abolish...

Governor Josh Shapiro said he will not issue any execution warrants during his term and called on the General Assembly to abolish the death...