Highway Construction Workers Nervous About Higher Speed Limits
When Penndot raises the speed limit to 70 miles per hour on two area interstate highways next month, it will also raise the speed limit in work zones to 55. "One thing between me and you is this barrier wall," says worker Gene DeGraffenreid of Kingston.
The Citizens' Voice
World-renowned musician on hand for piano competition
The area's elite teenage pianists on Sunday showcased their talent in front of a three-judge panel, which included world-renowned piano player Jon Nakamatsu.
10 Things: Local trails you need to hike this summer
Where: Lacawac Sanctuary, 94 Sanctuary Road, Lake Ariel Trailhead : 41.376654, -75.299719 Attractions: Forest, birds, ponds, aquatic life and Lake Wallenpaupack Length: 2.9-mile loop Difficulty: Moderate Type: Natural Open: Daily during daylight hours Details: Guests must park and sign in at the visitors center when they arrive.
Frank J. Fata, Clarks Summit, Bachelor of Science, computer aided product design; Scott R. Fenton, Dickson City, Bachelor of Science, building science and sustainable design: architectural technology concentration; Matthew W. Lamberti Jr., Pittston Twp., Bachelor of Science, civil engineering technology; Carl J. Reynolds, South Abington Twp., ... (more)
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In Brief: Audit shows Pennsylvania welfare payments linked to dead people
Pennsylvania state fraud investigators have been asked to look into cases in which someone was apparently using cash benefits and food stamps loaded onto electronic cards linked to the Social Security number of a dead person.