Pennsylvania State Police troopers arrested 330 people for driving under the influence during the four-day Christmas holiday from Dec. 22 through Dec. 25, 2018. The total represents an increase from the 243 DUI arrests made during the 2017 Christmas holiday driving period, which spanned three days.

For anyone who has ever thought about serving on a school board, borough council or township board — here’s your chance to learn how. Penn State Extension is offering a workshop, “Toss Your Hat in the Ring.”

Attorney General Josh Shapiro joined Governor Tom Wolf at the Capitol Building to announce the launch of a new online tool to report suspicious activity regarding prescription drugs. The suspicious activity report form is fully integrated into the Commonwealth’s Prescription Drug Monitoring …

Governor Tom Wolf announced Nov. 29 the Pennsylvania Department of Education is awarding nearly $1.2 million in competitive grants to 38 career and technical centers and area vocational technical education schools to purchase new equipment that will give students hands-on training for career…

Pennsylvania residents can now earn an associate’s degree from SUNY Corning Community College at the same tuition as New York State residents. Approved by the college’s Regional Board of Trustees at a special meeting Tuesday, the Keystone Residential Scholarship is now available to all Penns…

Governor Tom Wolf announced an investment of $50 million for 280 projects across Pennsylvania that will create new recreational opportunities, conserve natural resources and help revitalize communities.

The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs has extended the deadline for the 2018-19 Veterans’ Trust Fund grant cycle. Grant applications under the new deadline must be received by 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14. The original deadline for applications was Nov. 30.

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded more than $610,000 in grant funding to four school districts for clean energy vehicle projects that will help improve air quality and public health and save the schools thousands in costs.

The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission is reminding individuals, public agencies and private organizations that Dec. 1 is the final date for submitting nominations for properties or locations with statewide or national historical significance for consideration in the State Histo…

Insurance commissioner Jessica Altman and human services secretary Teresa Miller joined United Way of the Capital Region, Pennsylvania Health Access Network and Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers at Hamilton Health Center to remind Pennsylvanians that open enrollment for 20…

Department of Human Services secretary Teresa Miller, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission chairman Gladys M. Brown, LIHEAP Advisory Committee chairman Patrick Cicero, and representatives from local utility companies announced the start of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program appl…

Pennsylvnaia Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today invited aspiring performers to enter “Oh, Say, Can You Sing?”, a star-spangled sing-off on Facebook that would put talented Pennsylvanians center stage during the 103rd Pennsylvania Farm Show. Each morning of the Farm Show will feature…

Acting Commissioner Robert Evanchick announced Oct. 12 that 99 cadets graduated from the State Police Academy in Hershey and have been assigned to troops across the commonwealth. The men and women represent the 153rd graduating cadet class.

To continue the dialogue about the dangers of underage drinking, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is encouraging students from across the commonwealth to participate in the 27th annual Alcohol Awareness Poster Contest.

Registration is open for the 2018 Recycle-Bowl. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is encouraging educators in Pennsylvania to get students involved in Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl competition.

To help protect stream health and aquatic life, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection reminds private and public pool owners, as well as pool management companies, how to properly close their swimming pools for the season.

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Pennsylvania Department of Education invite high school students in grades 9-12 to participate in the second PennDOT Innovations Challenge, which encourages students to use their problem-solving, creative and strategic-thinking abilities …

The Pennsylvania Humanities Council has partnered with the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development and Orton Family Foundation to support Cameron County along the path to becoming a stronger, healthier and more vibrant community through a humanities-based approach to co…

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PUNXSUTAWNEY – Pennsylvania’s world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow this morning in the Pennsylvania Wilds. Thousands of fans watched as Phil made his highly-anticipated weather prognostication, commemorating 131 years of Pennsy…

Pennsylvania State Police troopers arrested 330 people for driving under the influence during the four-day Christmas holiday from Dec. 22 through Dec. 25, 2018. The total represents an increase from the 243 DUI arrests made during the 2017 Christmas holiday driving period, which spanned three days.

For anyone who has ever thought about serving on a school board, borough council or township board — here’s your chance to learn how. Penn State Extension is offering a workshop, “Toss Your Hat in the Ring.”

Attorney General Josh Shapiro joined Governor Tom Wolf at the Capitol Building to announce the launch of a new online tool to report suspicious activity regarding prescription drugs. The suspicious activity report form is fully integrated into the Commonwealth’s Prescription Drug Monitoring …

Governor Tom Wolf announced Nov. 29 the Pennsylvania Department of Education is awarding nearly $1.2 million in competitive grants to 38 career and technical centers and area vocational technical education schools to purchase new equipment that will give students hands-on training for career…

Pennsylvania residents can now earn an associate’s degree from SUNY Corning Community College at the same tuition as New York State residents. Approved by the college’s Regional Board of Trustees at a special meeting Tuesday, the Keystone Residential Scholarship is now available to all Penns…

Governor Tom Wolf announced an investment of $50 million for 280 projects across Pennsylvania that will create new recreational opportunities, conserve natural resources and help revitalize communities.

The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs has extended the deadline for the 2018-19 Veterans’ Trust Fund grant cycle. Grant applications under the new deadline must be received by 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14. The original deadline for applications was Nov. 30.

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded more than $610,000 in grant funding to four school districts for clean energy vehicle projects that will help improve air quality and public health and save the schools thousands in costs.

The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission is reminding individuals, public agencies and private organizations that Dec. 1 is the final date for submitting nominations for properties or locations with statewide or national historical significance for consideration in the State Histo…

Insurance commissioner Jessica Altman and human services secretary Teresa Miller joined United Way of the Capital Region, Pennsylvania Health Access Network and Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers at Hamilton Health Center to remind Pennsylvanians that open enrollment for 20…

Department of Human Services secretary Teresa Miller, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission chairman Gladys M. Brown, LIHEAP Advisory Committee chairman Patrick Cicero, and representatives from local utility companies announced the start of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program appl…

Pennsylvnaia Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today invited aspiring performers to enter “Oh, Say, Can You Sing?”, a star-spangled sing-off on Facebook that would put talented Pennsylvanians center stage during the 103rd Pennsylvania Farm Show. Each morning of the Farm Show will feature…

Acting Commissioner Robert Evanchick announced Oct. 12 that 99 cadets graduated from the State Police Academy in Hershey and have been assigned to troops across the commonwealth. The men and women represent the 153rd graduating cadet class.

To continue the dialogue about the dangers of underage drinking, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is encouraging students from across the commonwealth to participate in the 27th annual Alcohol Awareness Poster Contest.