U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, is among 14 House Democrats and one Republican named in an ethics complaint filed Thursday with the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) alleging they proposed a “quid pro quo arrangement” with a Las Vegas casino executive.
Oversight of two critical infrastructure systems – power lines and pipelines – is exclusively in the hands of a Pennsylvania agency, the state’s highest court ruled this week.
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey visited the Lehigh Valley late Wednesday afternoon, holding a town hall meeting at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem.
Two Pennsylvania lawmakers are eyeing stricter criminal justice measures after recent violent incidents in the commonwealth.
The state beer excise taxes in Pennsylvania ranked in a tie for 46th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.
Three people have been arrested and face drug charges for allegedly growing hallucinogenic mushrooms at their residence in Coudersport.
Lyman Run State Park at 454 Lyman Run Road, Galeton, is 8.7 miles from Route 6 in Galeton.
Cherry Springs State Park at 4639 Cherry Springs Road, Coudersport, is 12 miles from Galeton and 15 miles from Coudersport. All stargazing and other programs will be cancelled if it rains or t…
Well, our trail club had yet another great Camporee at Ole Bull State Park, over the long weekend of August 8 through 11.
Whoa, it’s the first hunt of the season and out of nowhere appears an enormous whitetail buck with points going every which direction.
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission posted detailed information about this year’s distribution of impact fees on natural gas producers – totaling $242,964,000 – on the PUC’s Act 13 website.
Painting in Jessie’s Gardens
This month, the PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. announced three updates to its flagship program, the Wilds Cooperative of Pennsylvania: a new website was launched, the membership program was expanded to include new organization types, and the program no longer requires annual memb…
The PA Route 6 Alliance announced that the deadline to be included in the 2019 PA Route 6 Map/Guide is fast approaching. Area businesses have until May 22 to advertise in the multi-county guide and website designed to attract more travelers to the scenic highway.
Singer Miley Cyrus, former President Bill Clinton and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres are among the celebrities who’ve adopted a plant-based diet. Athlete Novak Djokovic, who recently won the men’s singles at this year’s Wimbledon tennis tournament, is the latest celeb catching waves over his plant diet.
Venturing into research on electronic nicotine
Traversing the twists and turns of the waterslide, perfecting your form on the diving board, and testing your cunning at a game of Marco Polo. These are just a few of the ways to steer clear of boredom and ensure a fun day at the pool.
It turns out that mindfulness — the practice of being fully aware of the present moment — can taste pretty good.
Penn State Extension invites you to learn how to better manage diabetes through healthy cooking as part of its “Let’s Cook with Penn State Extension” cooking class series.
Afropunk, considered to be one of the most anticipated festivals around the world, is gearing up for its 15th year. Known for its stylish attendees, co-founder Matthew Morgan says freedom is what drives the fashion, and that inclusion has always been a top priority. (Aug. 23)
I’ve admitted in this space more than once that I’m kind of clueless when it comes to economics. I don’t understand global monetary policy, the S&P or the Dow.
What’s the story you tell when you’re asked where you’re from? And do you know what it is about you that makes it obvious to the person asking the question that you’re clearly not from “here,” wherever “here” is? Is it race or culture, accent or attitude, nature or nurture?
I heard a funny bit last week on my favorite Saturday morning radio show, NPR’s “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me.” It seems that several cities in the country — no surprise that NYC is one — are experimenting with using citizen volunteers to report on parking, illegal idling and other vehicle-relate…