Saturday May 18
How I Got Into Radio -- Mike McVay
I met Snr. VP/Programming Cumulus Media Mike McVay at my first NAB convention. He walked up to me at the cocktail party and said, 'I'm Mike McVay, you need to know me.' Stunned I looked up at this very tall, striking man and started laughing.
New PHEAA grant bill targets middle class
A Senate bill to target new state higher education assistance grants to middle-class students would expand financial aid opportunities at the University of Scranton, a top school official told a Senate panel Wednesday.
That's the crux of the arguments laid out in a 25-page court filing on behalf of GRO-Warren, Christine Cheronis and James Cheronis that counters a civil action filed by the City of Warren in January that alleges misspent grant funding, the largest of which is a $500,000 anchor building grant from the state Department of Community and Economic ... (more)
Pensions & Investments
Westmoreland County Employees picks 2 managers to run enhanced indexed equities
Westmoreland County Employees' Retirement System, Greensburg, Pa., hired Stewart Capital Advisors and TWIN Capital Management to run $5 million each in enhanced indexed domestic equities, confirmed Jeffrey Balzer, county controller.
EDITORIAL: Another cyber 'intrusion': Is an attack next?
A Chinese hack of a database that details vulnerabilities of about 8,100 major U.S. dams reveals President Obama's recent executive order to boost infrastructure protection and cyber security as mere talk -- and America's cyber defenses as still inadequate.
Pa. defendant testifies in triple-murder trial
A Philadelphia jury has deliberated for its first full day without reaching a verdict in the murder trial of a Philadelphia abortion provider.
PSP Put Additional Drug Recognition Experts on the Road
In Pennsylvania's latest effort to bolster highway safety, nine state troopers and eight municipal police officers have completed training to be certified by the International Association of Chiefs of Police as drug recognition experts, or DREs, according to State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan.
The Daily American
Alyssa Weigle crowned as dairy princess
Alyssa Weigle, 19, of Stonycreek Township was crowned 2012-2013 Somerset County Dairy Princess during a coronation ceremony at Berlin Alliance Church Friday.