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The Scranton Times-Tribune
New charter, name for FNCB Bankits conversion from a national bank to a Pennsylvania state-chartered bank, eff
New charter, name for FNCB Bank
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
its conversion from a national bank to a Pennsylvania state-chartered bank, effective today, after approvals from the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities, which will now be its primary regulator. As a result of the charter... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown police, LNAA police to carry naloxoneLehigh-Northampton Airport Authority Police Department will be equipped with th
Allentown police, LNAA police to carry naloxone
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 hours ago
Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority Police Department will be equipped with the opioid reversal antidote. Martin said the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Bureau of Health Statistics and Research, reported an increase in overdose deaths from 2.7... Read more
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York Daily Record
Why is Bull Road closed?around a closed section of Bull Road. The road, which was used by nearly 9,000
Why is Bull Road closed?
York Daily Record / Posted 23 hours ago
around a closed section of Bull Road. The road, which was used by nearly 9,000 vehicles per day, closed in mid-June for a Pennsylvania Department of Transportation project, the agency said in a June 10 news release. PennDOT is reworking the road... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Middle school teacher accused of exposing himself to neighborsemployees. In this case, the District is following the applicable District poli
Middle school teacher accused of exposing himself to neighbors
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 23 hours ago
employees. In this case, the District is following the applicable District policies, the law, and requirements of the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The District will refrain from commenting further on this situation pending the outcome... Read more
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York Daily Record
Child protection agency fails inspection, gets 4th provisional licenseresult in the loss of (the agency's) Certificate of Compliance," the letter sta
Child protection agency fails inspection, gets 4th provisional license
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
result in the loss of (the agency's) Certificate of Compliance," the letter states. Reported previously: In April, the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services issued a provisional license to the York County Office of Children, Youth &... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
New Jim Thorpe bridge to open Friday— has been under construction since March 2014, and been in the works for “at l
New Jim Thorpe bridge to open Friday
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
— has been under construction since March 2014, and been in the works for “at least a decade” prior to that according to Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District Press Officer Ronald Young. “We’re actually ahead of schedule,” Young... Read more
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Times News
Bridge to open Fridaynew Route 903 bridge in Jim Thorpe as crews finished up a paving project. On F
Bridge to open Friday
Times News / Posted yesterday
new Route 903 bridge in Jim Thorpe as crews finished up a paving project. On Friday, that route becomes a reality. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will open the $28 million Sgt. Andrew J. “AJ” Baddick Memorial Bridge, crossing... Read more
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The Express-Times
High-end fitness club with waterslide planned for Lehigh Valleythe summer of 2017. Although, he acknowledges that road improvements he has agr
High-end fitness club with waterslide planned for Lehigh Valley
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
the summer of 2017. Although, he acknowledges that road improvements he has agreed to make to Airport Road, which require Pennsylvania Department of Transportation approvals, could cause delays. Mortazavi didn't just select the site for its close... Read more
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York Daily Record
Long road from medical marijuana legalization to access: Lessons from N.J.news release. Officials anticipate these regulations will be completed by the e
Long road from medical marijuana legalization to access: Lessons from N.J.
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
news release. Officials anticipate these regulations will be completed by the end of the year. — News release from the Pennsylvania Department of Health The New Jersey Medicinal Marijuana Program was built from the ground up. Below is the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PennDOT secretary sends letters to teen traffic offendersArticle Tools The secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation i
PennDOT secretary sends letters to teen traffic offenders
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools The secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is using a personal approach to address young drivers who are convicted of traffic violations. Recently, drivers age 16 through 20 cited for driving infractions received a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Jim Thorpe bridge to open Friday— has been under construction since March 2014, and been in the works for “at l
Jim Thorpe bridge to open Friday
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
— has been under construction since March 2014, and been in the works for “at least a decade” prior to that according to Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District Press Officer Ronald Young. “We’re actually ahead of schedule,” Young... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Happenings,Oct. 15a note is required from the person giving them permission. The State Food Purc
Happenings,Oct. 15
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
a note is required from the person giving them permission. The State Food Purchase Program is operated in accordance with Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture policy and the TEFAP Program is operated in accordance with U.S. Department of... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Experience Inc. leaders address four-year goals at annual meetingon Aging since 1976 for Warren and Forest Counties. Funding for Experience Inc.
Experience Inc. leaders address four-year goals at annual meeting
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
on Aging since 1976 for Warren and Forest Counties. Funding for Experience Inc. is received through contracts with the Pennsylvania Department on Aging and the Department of Human Services, and the agency is staffed by approximately 35 full-... Read more
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TribLIVE
Landslide will close portion of West Carson for a week — at leastthat some of this loose material or material that may come loose in the future
Landslide will close portion of West Carson for a week — at least
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
that some of this loose material or material that may come loose in the future has to go.” Steve Cowan, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's District 11 headquarters, said the street between the Fort Pitt Bridge and... Read more
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Times News
Food safety course offered in Nesquehoningthe class sessions and passing the multiple choice exam, participants will rece
Food safety course offered in Nesquehoning
Times News / Posted yesterday
the class sessions and passing the multiple choice exam, participants will receive a ServSafe certificate which meets the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s requirement for food safety certification. The course covers information related to... Read more
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York Daily Record
Increased DUI enforcement planned over July 4 weekendLast year, more than 2,900 vehicle crashes occurred during the Fourth of July w
Increased DUI enforcement planned over July 4 weekend
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Last year, more than 2,900 vehicle crashes occurred during the Fourth of July weekend, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. To help decrease that number, the Center for Traffic Safety is enhancing its patrols during this... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Pennsylvania launches new Zika Virus Prevention and Awareness CampaignHarrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today announced the laun
Pennsylvania launches new Zika Virus Prevention and Awareness Campaign
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today announced the launch of the commonwealth’s new Zika Virus Prevention and Awareness Campaign. The campaign aims to increase awareness of the virus and urge Pennsylvanians traveling to... Read more
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The Brown and White
Poll: Do you like PennDOT's fix for 13th St. interchange?Green, go. Yield ... wait your turn. We're all familiar with basics of traffic
Poll: Do you like PennDOT's fix for 13th St. interchange?
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
Green, go. Yield ... wait your turn. We're all familiar with basics of traffic rights-of-way, signs and signals, but the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's plan to rebuild and realign the irksome interchange at Route 22 and 13th Street... Read more
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York Daily Record
Facing the opioid abuse crisis in Pennsylvaniaoff old prescriptions at participating police stations. In addition, if you kno
Facing the opioid abuse crisis in Pennsylvania
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
off old prescriptions at participating police stations. In addition, if you know someone who is facing addiction, visit the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs at www.ddap.pa.gov/pages/default.aspx. As your state representative, I... Read more
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Times News
Route 903 bridge to open FridayOn Friday, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District Executive Mic
Route 903 bridge to open Friday
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
On Friday, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District Executive Michael W. Rebert and others will cut the ribbon on the new PA 903 Sgt. Andrew J. “AJ” Baddick Memorial Bridge over the Lehigh River in Jim Thorpe Borough. Officials will... Read more
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York Daily Record
Newberry Township supervisors postpone vote on large warehouse projectcreate about 1,000 jobs, said Charles Courtney, a lawyer for the developers. A
Newberry Township supervisors postpone vote on large warehouse project
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
create about 1,000 jobs, said Charles Courtney, a lawyer for the developers. A traffic study Goodman Birtcher submitted to Pennsylvania Department of Transportation includes the possibility of a third warehouse, Courtney said during the meeting.... Read more
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Times News
Beaver Run bridge work to begin in Julywork should have a minimal impact on traffic. Rory McGlasson of Plenary Walsh
Beaver Run bridge work to begin in July
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
work should have a minimal impact on traffic. Rory McGlasson of Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners, who is teaming with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation to replace 558 aging bridges in the state, hosted a meeting Tuesday night to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Rt. 22 interchange pegged for Easton would be among 1st of its kind in Pa.the reconfigured interchange in 2020. It is unclear when construction would act
Rt. 22 interchange pegged for Easton would be among 1st of its kind in Pa.
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
the reconfigured interchange in 2020. It is unclear when construction would actually begin. Ron Young, a spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, said he couldn't speak specifically about the project because it doesn't become a... Read more
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Times News
Beaver Run bridgework to begin in Julywork should have a minimal impact on traffic. Rory McGlasson of Plenary Walsh
Beaver Run bridgework to begin in July
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
work should have a minimal impact on traffic. Rory McGlasson of Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners, who is teaming with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation to replace 558 aging bridges in the state, hosted a meeting Tuesday night to... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
County jobless rate down slightlyThat's a .3 percent decrease from April and a .2 percent increase from May 2015
County jobless rate down slightly
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 days ago
That's a .3 percent decrease from April and a .2 percent increase from May 2015. The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry Center for Workforce Information and Analysis released the May data on Tuesday. Warren County's rate is the only one... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Teachers hope to take health lessons back to classromlocally since then, Mr. Schoen said. The Skills in Scranton program is funded t
Teachers hope to take health lessons back to classrom
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
locally since then, Mr. Schoen said. The Skills in Scranton program is funded through part of a $23,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, received through the Workforce Development Board of Lackawanna County. If... Read more
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Philly.com
Chesco town opts to breach two dams deemed dangerousconsiderations over the fervor of some residents who wanted to preserve what th
Chesco town opts to breach two dams deemed dangerous
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
considerations over the fervor of some residents who wanted to preserve what they consider landmarks of their town. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection said years ago the recreational dams, which have been part of the town in... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Enhanced DUI enforcement planned for Holiday Weekendand other enforcement activities organized as part of this program are funded w
Enhanced DUI enforcement planned for Holiday Weekend
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
and other enforcement activities organized as part of this program are funded with federal grant money provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, and established on sections of roadway which have proven to be high incidence for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Summer hiring spurs dip in Pittsburgh unemployment rateadded 2,900 nonfarm jobs last month and the unemployment rate declined two-tent
Summer hiring spurs dip in Pittsburgh unemployment rate
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
added 2,900 nonfarm jobs last month and the unemployment rate declined two-tenths of a percentage point to 5.7 percent, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry reported Tuesday. The job gains spanned both goods producing and service... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor - June 28, 2016names on my accounts without thinking about the consequences of this decision.
Letters to the Editor - June 28, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
names on my accounts without thinking about the consequences of this decision. Unfortunately, I found out recently. The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue sent me tax forms stating that I owed inheritance tax on these accounts. I was livid... Read more
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Philly.com
To keep a business in Philadelphia, try tenderness and tax breaksRoss Bridge. Manufacturers employed nearly 22,000 people in the city in 2014,
To keep a business in Philadelphia, try tenderness and tax breaks
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
Ross Bridge. Manufacturers employed nearly 22,000 people in the city in 2014, the most recent statistic available on the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry's website. The number has fallen since then as several large manufacturers are... Read more
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The Express-Times
Wrong-way driver hits truck, dies on I-80, official saysat mile marker 300.5, Allen said, exactly halfway between the Tannersville and
Wrong-way driver hits truck, dies on I-80, official says
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
at mile marker 300.5, Allen said, exactly halfway between the Tannersville and Route 33/Route 209 interchanges. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said the crash was in Tunkhannock Township. The highway was shut eastbound and... Read more
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The Express-Times
Fatal crash shuts Interstate 80 Eastand the Route 33/Route 209 interchange was closed about 6 a.m. by a fatal crash
Fatal crash shuts Interstate 80 East
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
and the Route 33/Route 209 interchange was closed about 6 a.m. by a fatal crash, Pennsylvania State Police and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation report. The Monroe County coroner was dispatched to the scene in Tunkhannock... Read more
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The Brown and White
Easton bridge traffic switches as completion date nearsSlate Belt. Work began on the dilapidated structure in April 2015 and is expec
Easton bridge traffic switches as completion date nears
The Brown and White / Posted 3 days ago
Slate Belt. Work began on the dilapidated structure in April 2015 and is expected to be completed in mid to late August, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation spokesman Ron Young said. The traffic switch to the new side of the bridge... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONnames on my accounts without thinking about the consequences of this decision.
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
names on my accounts without thinking about the consequences of this decision. Unfortunately, I found out recently. The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue sent me tax forms stating that I owed inheritance tax on these accounts. I was livid... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Richard Olneysheep farming. Dick was formerly employed at the former Warren Bank & Trust Com
Richard Olney
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
sheep farming. Dick was formerly employed at the former Warren Bank & Trust Company and previously employed with State of Pennsylvania Department of Labor for 21 years. He was owner and operator of R.W. Olney & Associates for 30 years and was a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roadblocks present for petrochemical expansion in regionout of the business right now when it comes to public sympathy and public buy-i
Roadblocks present for petrochemical expansion in region
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
out of the business right now when it comes to public sympathy and public buy-in,” said attorney Mike Krancer, a former Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection secretary. Klaber, a former head of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, said... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kind grandmother went extra mile to aid veteranswas president of the Ladies Auxiliary Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapte
Kind grandmother went extra mile to aid veterans
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
was president of the Ladies Auxiliary Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 455. She served as secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of the Ladies Auxiliary from 2009 to 2012, said Barb Cherone, Ladies Auxiliary... Read more
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Times News
Meeting to discuss Mahoning bridge replacementThe Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has scheduled a public meeting Tu
Meeting to discuss Mahoning bridge replacement
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has scheduled a public meeting Tuesday to discuss the planned replacement of a bridge on Route 209 in Mahoning Township that is scheduled to occur this summer. The bridge slated for replacement carries... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Martin Luther King Jr. Drive set to closeof concrete or something were to come down, we don't want anybody getting injur
Martin Luther King Jr. Drive set to close
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
of concrete or something were to come down, we don't want anybody getting injured," said Ron Young, a spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. While Martin Luther King Drives remains closed for about two months, a westbound... Read more
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The Express-Times
Route 22 crash ties up westbound trafficthe northbound entrance to Airport Road. Traffic, which quickly backed up, was
Route 22 crash ties up westbound traffic
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
the northbound entrance to Airport Road. Traffic, which quickly backed up, was getting by in one lane, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation traffic camera. Just after 12:15 p.m., westbound traffic was stopped. By 12:25,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Watersheds light on qualityhave 22 spots between Upper Kishacoquillas Creek and Hungry Run where they coll
Watersheds light on quality
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
have 22 spots between Upper Kishacoquillas Creek and Hungry Run where they collect the macroinvertebrate data using the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protections rapid bioassessment protocols collection technique. Nine of these sites... Read more
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The Brown and White
Bangor bridge rated worst in county will close soonwill remain closed until December 2017. The bridge scores the lowest in Northa
Bangor bridge rated worst in county will close soon
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
will remain closed until December 2017. The bridge scores the lowest in Northampton County for sufficiency, according to a Pennsylvania Department of Transportation report. Sufficiency ratings range from 100, entirely sufficient, to zero, entirely... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, maththe way in implementing best practices.” On the other hand, he believes school
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, math
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
the way in implementing best practices.” On the other hand, he believes schools that struggle are often let down by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, calling its role in coming to the aid of districts “an abject abomination.” Gorham... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Old county voting machines dropped off at recycling centerof Elections Marion Medalis told commissioners before they approved disposing o
Old county voting machines dropped off at recycling center
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
of Elections Marion Medalis told commissioners before they approved disposing of the system. “I did reach out to the (Pennsylvania) Department of State and also to other voting machine vendors (hoping) they would have been able to assist me,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Many walked the walk at trail eventKeystone Active Zone, Friends of Nescopeck, Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage
Many walked the walk at trail event
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Keystone Active Zone, Friends of Nescopeck, Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor, Eckley Miners’ Village Players, Pennsylvania Department of Health, Nescopeck State Park, Schuykill River Heritage Area, Pennsylvania Environmental Council,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Diplomas being granted behind barsdiploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult C
Diplomas being granted behind bars
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
diploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult Commonwealth Secondary Diploma granted by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Department of Corrections staff met with the state Department of Education, came up... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Diplomas being granted behind barsdiploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult C
Diplomas being granted behind bars
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
diploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult Commonwealth Secondary Diploma granted by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Department of Corrections staff met with the state Department of Education, came up... Read more
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TribLIVE
Valley Points Family YMCA program takes proactive approach to diabetes12 percent of people in Westmoreland County have diabetes and 33 percent are es
Valley Points Family YMCA program takes proactive approach to diabetes
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
12 percent of people in Westmoreland County have diabetes and 33 percent are estimated to be at risk, according to the Pennsylvania Department of health. Together, that's almost half of the population. 16-week assessment program... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
PennDOT to Reopen Route 11/15 between I-81 and Marysvilleweeks of daytime and possible nighttime lane restrictions. Harrisburg, PA – By
PennDOT to Reopen Route 11/15 between I-81 and Marysville
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
weeks of daytime and possible nighttime lane restrictions. Harrisburg, PA – By this evening – probably earlier — the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation intends to reopen Route 11/15 to traffic between Interstate 81 in East Pennsboro... Read more
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