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School districts struggle to decide how small is too small
Thomas McInroy is transportation coordinator, human resources director, facilities manager and curriculum coordinator for the Shanskville-Stoneycreek School District in Somerset County.
Sweeping changes to Act 47 proposed in Harrisburg
From the sparkling blue community pool to grassy lots where vacant buildings have been recently torn down, Clairton Mayor Rich Lattanzi can show you some of the ways his city has benefited from being under Act 47 - a state designation of financial distress.
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Franklin County area police log
MERCERSBURG >> Hundreds of dollars worth of items were stolen from Richard Curtis McCullough's home sometime in the last week, according to Mercersburg police.
Are yinz breathing easy? The road to cleaner air in southwestern PA
The visible blanket of smoke from our steel days may have dissipated, but our region's air continues to rank among the worst in the nation.
Corbett administration announces funding for rail projects
Governor Tom Corbett announced $35.9 million for 39 rail freight improvement projects throughout the state, including more than $8.4 million for projects in Allegheny County.