Kim Ward

Latest stories

1d
TribLIVE
Building upgrades on Ligonier Township’s radar for 2016The Ligonier Township building maintenance committee will meet soon to discuss
Building upgrades on Ligonier Township’s radar for 2016
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
The Ligonier Township building maintenance committee will meet soon to discuss renovating the 15-year-old municipal building. At the supervisors' work session Aug. 25, manager Terry Carcella said the building has deficiencies in security and... Read more
3d
Independent
Rewilding: Reintroduction extinct species back to Britain will be 'enormous' challenge, study findsRewilding is an increasingly popular strand of conservation. There are ambitiou
Rewilding: Reintroduction extinct species back to Britain will be 'enormous' challenge, study finds
Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Rewilding is an increasingly popular strand of conservation. There are ambitious plans to revive biodiversity by reintroducing native species, including wolves, beavers and lynx. But new research for the Royal Geographical Society (RGS) has detailed... Read more
7d
TribLIVE
Hempfield prison film canceled because of Pa. budget impasseMore than 700 extras from the Greensburg area were ready for their close-ups, b
Hempfield prison film canceled because of Pa. budget impasse
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
More than 700 extras from the Greensburg area were ready for their close-ups, but the state budget standoff has resulted in the cancellation of a prison escape film with scenes in a former state lockup, a film office executive said. “Three Seconds,”... Read more
19d
TribLIVE
Former SCI Greensburg prison to be used in ‘Three Seconds’ movieThe abandoned state prison in Hempfield will be populated by hundreds of inmate
Former SCI Greensburg prison to be used in ‘Three Seconds’ movie
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
The abandoned state prison in Hempfield will be populated by hundreds of inmates and corrections officers again — at least temporarily. A film crew is preparing to shoot scenes for a movie on the site of the former SCI Greensburg. The crew will be... Read more
20d
TribLIVE
Jeannette OKs ordinance to govern rental propertieshas a new ordinance on the books to govern rental properties. Council approved
Jeannette OKs ordinance to govern rental properties
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
has a new ordinance on the books to govern rental properties. Council approved the ordinance 4-0 Wednesday. Councilman Ron Smith was absent. Before the vote, resident Janice Smarto took issue with the ordinance. She asked council to vote against it... Read more
26d
TribLIVE
Pennsylvania senators back multiyear film tax incentiveThree state senators on Thursday threw their support behind making Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania senators back multiyear film tax incentive
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
Three state senators on Thursday threw their support behind making Pennsylvania's film tax incentive program a multiyear commitment. “People who are not in the industry don't know the film tax credit is not a giveaway,” said Sen. Camera Bartolotta,... Read more
29d
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Continuing the blight fightFailing to maintain a building becomes a crime more easily through a law that t
Continuing the blight fight
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 29 days ago
Failing to maintain a building becomes a crime more easily through a law that takes effect on Sept. 8 Owners twice convicted of violating civil codes for the same building can be charged with a crime that carries penalties of 10 days in jail and a... Read more
m
TribLIVE
Mon Yough school districts, nonprofits getting by for now with no state budgetPennsylvania hasn't had a budget for a month — and the effect may be felt soon
Mon Yough school districts, nonprofits getting by for now with no state budget
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
Pennsylvania hasn't had a budget for a month — and the effect may be felt soon by schools and social agencies. “In the course of a year, around 3,500 people come through, using our services on a regular basis,” Mon Yough Community Services Executive... Read more

People in this news