As record-high temperatures and heat watches and warnings exist across the state today through Monday, Governor Tom Wolf is asking all Pennsylvanians to heed advice to stay informed, aware and take precautions against heat-related illnesses. Temperatures in the 90s, combined with high humidi…
PITTSBURGH — A baby alligator was found far from the tropics in the parking lot of a grocery store outside Pittsburgh on Friday morning, the fourth alligator discovered near the city since May.
Pennsylvania was ranked 24th in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled this week that the city of Pittsburgh has the authority to require businesses to provide paid sick leave to its employees.
The decommissioning process for Three Mile Island’s No. 1 reactor remains on schedule as officials with the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced this week the Pennsylvania reactor will shut down for good by the end of September.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf once again tried to rally support for his Restore PA initiative Thursday, holding a news conference on the importance of broadband connectivity as he seeks to convince lawmakers to OK his $4.5 billion infrastructure plan.
Cars filled the pit area as the sun shone over Woodhull Raceway. The Patriot Sprint Tour came in for their second slated show of the season.
Former Nittany Lion standouts Matt Anderson, Max Holt, and Aaron Russell led USA Volleyball to a silver medal at the FIVB Volleyball Nations League Finals held at Credit Union 1 Arena this pas…
Head Coach John Shaffer and the Mansfield University women’s soccer team have an upcoming College ID Clinic scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 10 at Karl Van Norman Field. Registration is now open f…
Following the success of last week, the Mansfield Destroyers took a step backward. The Destroyers have recorded losses in three of their last four games.
Each month, First Citizens Community Bank employees go casual for a cause, trading their business suits for blue jeans, and donating from their own pockets to help local families in need when medical bills are piling up, or one of their neighbors faces tragedy. In May, bank employees donated…
In journalism, it seems that reporters often run into the same type of stories while out covering events. This past week, young entrepreneurs were visible.
Michael White’s journey from Connecticut to California and now Pennsylvania has been inspired by faith.
Edible Earth will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new nutritional therapy consultation services onsite from 2-4 p.m. on July 19.
The Northern Tier Solid Waste Authority completed another successful household hazardous waste collection.
All past and present cancer patients are invited to dinner at the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life Tioga County on Saturday, July 20.
It can sometimes be difficult to get kids outdoors for exercise when the weather is harsh, says Jennifer Jewell, a physical therapist in Jefferson Township. That’s one of the main reasons she enrolled her three children in the iXL Rehab, Exercise and Wellness Center’s Excel Sports Performance youth camp.
While eating meatless has an array of health benefits and even significantly reduces your carbon footprint, there is undoubtedly a price you pay cutting out meat. Vegetarians and vegans commonly struggle with making up these crucial nutrients and vitamins.
If you’ve ever been a pet parent you know animals love to explore and taste just about everything in their path. Unfortunately, there are things at home that our furry friends shouldn’t eat. In fact, according to the ASPCA in 2018, the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) received an average of 1,200 calls daily and assisted 266,554 animals.
Power has been restored to 13,000 customers in Brooklyn, but around 40,000 others across New York City are still without power early Monday as temperatures remained high overnight and rain clouds loomed over the city. (July 22)
A few years ago, my doctor recommended a routine heart exam. I would be paying for it out-of-pocket, since I had a high-deductible plan, so naturally I asked what it would cost.
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…