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2 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

In Years Past

In 1914, the little bridge near the Moose clubhouse at Celoron was the scene of a serious automobile accident about midnight Saturday and the three occupants of the machine, two men and a woman, escaped death most miraculously.


Related Topix: Weather

7 hrs ago | Pocono Record

Fuel oil leak into Lackawanna River investigated

Pennsylvania environmental regulators are investigating how much fuel oil leaked into the Lackawanna River from an abandoned above-ground tank.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania Government

11 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

BusinessWeekly's People on the Move

Edward Harding , NHA, PCHA, joined the center as executive director, where his responsibilities include strategic planning and oversight of the personal care, memory care and skilled nursing communities and the administration, dining, housekeeping, and laundry and maintenance departments.


Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Milford, PA, Scranton, PA, Springs, PA

15 hrs ago | Pocono Record

Crude oil rides Pa. rails: Should you be worried? -

More trains carrying crude oil to East Coast refineries mean a greater risk of accidents.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Philadelphia, PA, Canada, Vandergrift, PA, McKeesport, PA

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

My 37 same-sex weddings: Pennsylvania's first LGBT marriages began with a sense of urgency

Although they thought they were racing against the clock, the brides traveled by Port Authority bus from the Allegheny County Courthouse to the district court in Squirrel Hill, where, on the afternoon of May 21, 2014, they became, by all accounts, the first same-sex couple to wed in Pennsylvania.


Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Allegheny County, PA, US Governors, Tom Corbett, Opinion

Pennsylvania Mystery Species: The Winners

The answer to this week's Pennsylvania Mystery Species - a weekly, serial contest about the wild things and wild places of Pennsylvania concluded earlier today with the answer posted here.


Related Topix: Collingdale, PA, New Cumberland, PA

Expert: Pa. didn't address fracking health impacts

Dr. Eli Avila also says the state's current strategy is a disservice to people and even to the industry itself because health officials need to be proactive in protecting the public.


Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett

Lot at stake for Pennsylvania wine with viticulturist hire: analysis

With approximately 14,000 acres of grapes, Pennsylvania ranks fourth nationally in the amount of grapes grown , according to the Pennsylvania Winery Association website.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Agriculture, Science

Rocket Launch Sunday Offers View for Pennsylvanians

By Greg Hambrick Pennsylvania residents may be able to spot the launch Sunday of the Cygnus cargo spacecraft from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility .


Related Topix: Pennsylvania Government, Weather, Science / Technology, NASA

Gov. Corbett's budget standoff illustrates GOP divide in Pennsylvania politics

The relationship between Gov. Tom Corbett and his fellow Republicans in the Legislature took a turn toward the dysfunctional this week as they traded insults about leadership following his decision to veto millions from the General Assembly's budget .


Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania Government


Authorities arrest 8 men in child predator sting

The Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General's Child Predator unit arrested eight men on unrelated charges as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing, downloading and distribution of child pornography.


Related Topix: Erie, PA, Dauphin, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Lancaster, PA, P2P, Science / Technology

JD Supra

Federal Court in Pennsylvania Strikes at the Heart of the Residential ...

On June 30, 2014, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania issued an important decision on Pennsylvania's recording statutes in the case of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Recorder of Deeds, on its own behalf and on behalf of all others similarly situated v.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Montgomery County, PA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Windsor Star

Chrysler recalls 651,000 SUVs for serviced vanity mirror lights because of fire risk

Chrysler says it is recalling 651,000 Jeep and Dodge SUVs in the U.S. because vanity mirror lights that have undergone repairs can short circuit and start a fire if not reassembled correctly.


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Daily Kos

Midday open thread: Deceased centenarians get draft notices, Spielberg blasted for triceratops death

Join us today at 12:30 PM PT as Laura Clawson hosts another edition of Ask Me Anything .


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, US News, Liberal Political News


Scranton Venue Says No to Same-Sex Weddings

When a Pennsylvania inn refused to hold a same-sex wedding for two lesbians, the outrage on social media only served to highlight the fact that while gays and lesbians can legally wed in the Keystone State, they can just as legally be discriminated against in public accommodations.


Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian

Pennsylvania vs. California: Showdown at Nectar will only help state's profile

Nectar Restaurant in Berwyn, Pa., will welcome local winemakers and food producers as part of their California vs. Pennsylvania blind tasting competition Sunday night.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Berwyn, PA, Life, Food, Local Food, Chester County, PA, Glen Mills, PA

Pennsylvania Releases Guidelines for Physicians on Use of Prescription Opioids

On behalf of Gov. Tom Corbett, the Pennsylvania Departments of Drug and Alcohol Programs and Health, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Medical Society, yesterday released statewide guidelines to address the use of prescription opioids to treat chronic non-cancer pain.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania Government, US Governors, Tom Corbett, Drugs, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WTVR Richmond

Deer lolling outside liquor store attacks Penn. woman

A deer attacked a paint store manager after she tried to take a photo of the animal standing outside a liquor store in Pennsylvania Tuesday morning.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania Government

Big News

No criminal charges in fatal 2013 shooting near Capitol

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.


Related Topix: Prison, US Secret Service, US News, Criminal Defense Law, Law

The Bennington Banner

College student pleads guilty to making bombs

This file booking photo provided by the Altoona Police Dept. shows Vladislav Miftakhov.


Related Topix: Penn State Altoona


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