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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PennDOT workers injured in work-zone crashCouncil candidate was one of the state workers hit by a passing vehicle while w
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted an hour ago
Council candidate was one of the state workers hit by a passing vehicle while working on a highway Friday morning. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation crew members weren’t seriously injured, Foster Twp. Fearnots Fire Chief Mike Spock... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Thousands of gallons of manure released into Pequea Township creekare underway in Pequea Township after an estimated 250,000 gallons of manure wa
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 hours ago
are underway in Pequea Township after an estimated 250,000 gallons of manure was released into a creek. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, a manure storage facility at a farm ruptured Monday... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania gets Real ID extension until October 2018just last week that an extension had been granted an extension through Jan. 22.
The Morning Call / Posted 3 hours ago
just last week that an extension had been granted an extension through Jan. 22. Despite the latest extension, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation doesn't expect REAL ID licenses to be issued until March 2019. That means... Read more
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Philly.com
US gives Pennsylvania Real ID extension until October 2018just last week that an extension had been granted an extension through Jan. 22.
Philly.com / Posted 5 hours ago
just last week that an extension had been granted an extension through Jan. 22. Despite the latest extension, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation doesn't expect REAL ID licenses to be issued until March 2019. That means... Read more
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The Sentinel
Pennsylvania gets Real ID extension until October 2018Despite the latest extension, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation doe
The Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
Despite the latest extension, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation doesn't expect REAL ID licenses to be issued until March 2019. That means Pennsylvania residents may need a passport to board even domestic flights to meet stiffer federal... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US gives Pennsylvania Real ID extension until October 2018just last week that an extension had been granted an extension through January
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 hours ago
just last week that an extension had been granted an extension through January 22. Despite the latest extension, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation doesn't expect REAL ID licenses to be issued until March 2019. That means... Read more
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Philly.com
Major sanctions at Darby nursing home after neglect foundThe Pennsylvania Department of Health revoked the regular license of St. Franci
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health revoked the regular license of St. Francis Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare last month and installed a temporary manager at the Darby nursing home after an August inspection found that a patient had... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Pennsylvania Gets Yet Another REAL ID Reprievejust last week that an extension had been granted an extension through Jan. 22.
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 hours ago
just last week that an extension had been granted an extension through Jan. 22. Despite the latest extension, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation doesn't expect REAL ID licenses to be issued until March 2019. That means... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley restaurant inspections: October 8 to October 14counties for the week of October 8-14. The inspections listed here are those t
The Morning Call / Posted 11 hours ago
counties for the week of October 8-14. The inspections listed here are those that fall under the jurisdiction of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, as well as those county and local health departments that have elected to post... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PennDOT says Route 209 rock slide cleared earlybegan Oct. 11 to remediate a rock slide along U.S. Route 209 near Jim Thorpe wa
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 hours ago
began Oct. 11 to remediate a rock slide along U.S. Route 209 near Jim Thorpe was completed ahead of schedule Thursday, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced. Work was expected to last through Oct. 27. “The contractor was able to... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
PA Governor Wolf announces new winter travel tool, preparation tips for driversseason approaching, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced that a new online
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 18 hours ago
season approaching, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced that a new online tool is available to inform the public of Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) operations this winter. He made the announcement in conjunction with a... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
PennDOT Announces Color-Coded Map to See Plowed State RoadsGovernor Tom Wolf announced that a color-coded map is now offered by the Pennsy
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 19 hours ago
Governor Tom Wolf announced that a color-coded map is now offered by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for Pennsylvanians to see when each of the nearly 40,000 miles of state-maintained roads were last plowed. PennDOT has $220 million... Read more
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The Express-Times
Are you driving around with an expired registration sticker?to remove their outdated stickers, to avoid being pulled over by police assumin
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
to remove their outdated stickers, to avoid being pulled over by police assuming their registration is expired. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation alerted police from other states and Canada about the lack of registration... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Authorities say assisted living facility death is homicideinformation, but said they believe Scanlan's death was an isolated incident. A
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
information, but said they believe Scanlan's death was an isolated incident. A spokesperson for Arden Courts said the Pennsylvania Department of Health investigated the facility earlier this year following the incident and that state officials... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Roadwork on Route 30 West near Route 74 Exit in York County postponed to FridayManchester Town Center at Kenneth Road and the Exit for Route 72 today has been
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
Manchester Town Center at Kenneth Road and the Exit for Route 72 today has been postponed until Friday, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. The work was pushed back because of a breakdown at the blacktop plant, which... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Antique fire hose truck, luxury cars among the items for sale at Commonwealth Vehicle Auctionfor purchase at the Manheim Keystone Auto Auction at 488 Firehouse Road in Gran
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
for purchase at the Manheim Keystone Auto Auction at 488 Firehouse Road in Grantville on Tuesday, Oct. 24, according to the Pennsylvania Department of General Services. The auction will begin at 10 a.m. A 1958 Jeep Willys fire hose truck, used by... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Why Ohio may have to break the law to launch its medical pot programthe state and from other states, “either one of which would be a (legal) proble
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
the state and from other states, “either one of which would be a (legal) problem.” April Hutcheson, spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania Department of Health, which is rolling out that state’s medical marijuana program, said the federal pot ban was... Read more
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The Brown and White
PA, NJ driver's licenses good for 1 more year to board flightsfederal agencies from accepting for certain identification cards from states no
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
federal agencies from accepting for certain identification cards from states not meeting the act's minimum standards. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is working to produce a driver's license that complies with the 2005 Real ID law... Read more
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The Brown and White
New plan for proposed urban farm site in EastonCross Management bought the property in May 2016 for $1,560. The new developer
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
Cross Management bought the property in May 2016 for $1,560. The new developer is Full Court Press Investments. The Pennsylvania Department of State lists an address for that company in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. No one could be reached for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania workforce stats director: We need your helpwe’ve looked at why. Keith Bailey, director of the state Center for Workforce
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
we’ve looked at why. Keith Bailey, director of the state Center for Workforce Information & Analysis, which is part of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry, said his office welcomes feedback about the data. For more information about the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Repair will force Route 309 closurefrom the Back Mountain, a section of road that sees about 20,000 vehicles each
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
from the Back Mountain, a section of road that sees about 20,000 vehicles each day. A motorist called 1-800-FIX-ROAD, a Pennsylvania Department of Transportation hotline, to report the problem, said PennDOT spokesman James May. Workers who went... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Nearly 200 Lose Jobs in Bucks County Walmart Closurewho work there will be affected, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retrainin
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
who work there will be affected, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification the company filed with the Pennsylvania Department of Labor. “The decision to close our Bristol store is not an easy one but, as a company, we are... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Route 422 reopens to traffic in North Londonderry TownshipLEBANON COUNTY, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation reopened Ro
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
LEBANON COUNTY, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation reopened Route 422 to traffic Wednesday afternoon in North Londonderry Township. Eastbound Route 422 had been closed since August 29 while the westbound lane was shut down on... Read more
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TribLIVE
PennDOT competition invites teens to design safe driving techcrashes occur every hour in Pennsylvania. A disproportionate number of those cr
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
crashes occur every hour in Pennsylvania. A disproportionate number of those crashes involve teenagers, according to Pennsylvania Department of Transportation data. To combat those statistics, the department is launching the first... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cetronia Ambulance Corps now state education instituteSOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., - Cetronia Ambulance Corps is celebrating its recent accr
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., - Cetronia Ambulance Corps is celebrating its recent accreditation as a Pennsylvania Department of Health EMS Education Institute. "We pride ourselves in top quality education of not only our lifesaving providers but also our... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
State Department of Revenue issues warning on new email phishing scamHARRISBURG — With tax season soon approaching, the Pennsylvania Department of R
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
HARRISBURG — With tax season soon approaching, the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue today reminded the public and tax practitioners to beware of phishing scams that involve fraudulent email messages designed to steal sensitive information, such as... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PennDOT won’t allow public right-of-way queries on Route 309 reconstruction projectArticle Tools McADOO — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will not
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Article Tools McADOO — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will not hold a public meeting to discuss right-of-way issues in connection with Route 309 reconstruction slated for 2018. Council members requested the meeting last week after... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vermont inmate dies in Pa. prisonMONTPELIER — The state Department of corrections says a Vermont inmate has died
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
MONTPELIER — The state Department of corrections says a Vermont inmate has died in a Pennsylvania Department of Corrections facility. Officials say Roger Brown, 68, was pronounced dead early Sunday from a medical issue. The Burlington Free Press... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
State cites senior care center after photos taken of nude residentA North Huntingdon senior care center is facing fines and has been cited for vi
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
A North Huntingdon senior care center is facing fines and has been cited for violations by the Pennsylvania Department of Health after workers allegedly took naked photos of a resident there. It happened at The Grove at Irwin in August... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
First facility in Pennsylvania approved to process medical marijuanaBROOKDALE, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Department of Health approved Tuesday Cresco
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
BROOKDALE, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Department of Health approved Tuesday Cresco Yeltrah to begin growing medical marijuana at its Jefferson County location, northeast of Pittsburg. This is the first of 11 other businesses to be granted approval and... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
4 Spills in 5 Days: New Bills Call for Pipeline Oversightto affect residents who live and work near the pipeline. At least 16 inadverte
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
to affect residents who live and work near the pipeline. At least 16 inadvertent water returns have been recorded by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection between May and September in Delaware and Chester counties. Four more... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
PA school bus safety poster awardsProclaims October 16-20 School Bus Safety Week in PA Harrisburg, PA – In a cer
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
Proclaims October 16-20 School Bus Safety Week in PA Harrisburg, PA – In a ceremony at the Governor’s residence today, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Deputy Secretary for Driver and Vehicle Services Kurt Myers joined other... Read more
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The Morning Call
First medical marijuana business gets green light to growThe Pennsylvania Department of Health has given a Jefferson County medical mari
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has given a Jefferson County medical marijuana licensee the green light to start growing. Cresco Yeltrah is the first of 12 grower/processor permit recipients deemed fully operational. The company will grow more... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Alternate site considered for medical marijuana dispensarysite. Jamal Abodalo, Muhlenberg Township's manager, explained that SMPB is loo
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
site. Jamal Abodalo, Muhlenberg Township's manager, explained that SMPB is looking at both properties in case the Pennsylvania Department of Health doesn't approve the alternate location. After the meeting, Abodalo said SMPB's request for... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Gov. Wolf announces Pennsylvania’s first medical marijuana growing facility will begin productionHARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health today approved Cresco Yeltra
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health today approved Cresco Yeltrah to begin growing and processing medical marijuana at its Jefferson County location, making it the first facility to be deemed fully operational in Pennsylvania’s medical... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump, McCain, Veterans | Morning Newsletterunder the Affordable Care Act blew up what would have been a year of relatively
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act blew up what would have been a year of relatively low rate increases in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Department of Insurance on Monday announced that it had approved average rate increases of 30.6 percent for... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh Valley readies for influx of displaced Puerto Rican residentshome district. Bethlehem's regular education charter school tuition payment is
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
home district. Bethlehem's regular education charter school tuition payment is about $11,000 per student, Roy said. The Pennsylvania Department of Education and lawmakers may need to step up to make more resources available if that happens, Roy... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Conditional approval sought for medical marijuana dispensary in Muhlenberg Townshipwould be more move-in ready. Township Manager Jamal Abodalo explained that SMP
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
would be more move-in ready. Township Manager Jamal Abodalo explained that SMPB is looking at both properties in case the Pennsylvania Department of Health doesn’t approve the second location. After the meeting, Abodalo said the request for the... Read more
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New Kerala
Pennsylvania College Of Health Sciences To Host Photo Exhibit Featuring Faces Of Breast Cancer In Pennsylvania - newkerala news #281084LANCASTER, Pa: The PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) is proud to partner with t
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
LANCASTER, Pa: The PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) is proud to partner with the Pennsylvania Department of Health to bring its photo exhibit, 67 Women, 67 Counties: Facing Breast Cancer in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences. A... Read more
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Times Leader
Victim of fatal motorcycle crash identifiedAccident Reconstruction Unit, the Pennsylvania State Police Forensic Service Un
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Accident Reconstruction Unit, the Pennsylvania State Police Forensic Service Unit, the Valley Regional Fire Company and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. A 52-year-old Sugarloaf Township man was killed in a crash involving a motorcycle... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
REAL ID extension granted to Jan. 22In addition to Pennsylvania, there are 29 total jurisdictions with Oct. 10 exte
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
In addition to Pennsylvania, there are 29 total jurisdictions with Oct. 10 extension expirations, a news release from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation states. The enforcement grace period applies only to entrance to federal... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
LEGISLATIVE TALLY: County approves CDBG funds, House votes in favor of whistleblower protectionbiannual meeting. Mark Murawski, committee chairman and county transportation s
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
biannual meeting. Mark Murawski, committee chairman and county transportation supervisor, said the city is waiting for Pennsylvania Department of Transportation to decide on the matter and may know the decision in about six weeks. • The... Read more
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Times Leader
Restaurant Inspections: Oct. 1 through Oct. 5The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “any inspection is a ‘snapshot’ of the day and time of the inspection. An inspection conducted on any given... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
McAdoo wants meeting on 309 workMcADOO — Members of borough council are going to ask the Pennsylvania Departmen
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
McADOO — Members of borough council are going to ask the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for a meeting about the reconstruction of Route 309 set to begin next year. At Tuesday night’s meeting, Councilwoman Mary Labert said PennDOT... Read more
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The Express-Times
Two more towns looking at regional police | Turkeys and TrophiesCounty are looking to form a regional police force. Officials in Portland and U
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
County are looking to form a regional police force. Officials in Portland and Upper Mount Bethel Township voted to ask the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development to help with a study of the issue. Portland has a police... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
STILL BURNING: Good portion of Jeanesville mine blaze extinguishedhas a mining operation in Stockton — one of the largest single anthracite mines
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
has a mining operation in Stockton — one of the largest single anthracite mines in the United States — has applied to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to transfer an existing mining permit from Pagnotti Enterprises,... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Mother arrested after teacher notices bruises on 6-old boy, police sayshortly after that. Police said "at no time did she show compassion or remorse.
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
shortly after that. Police said "at no time did she show compassion or remorse.” Call ChildLine at 1-800-932-0313 to report suspected child abuse or general child well-being concerns, or visit the Pennsylvania Department of Human Service's web... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Lawmakers send letter to Amazon CEO to consider bringing second headquarters to PAYork by way of Philadelphia, and Pennsylvanian Amtrak service running from Pitt
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
York by way of Philadelphia, and Pennsylvanian Amtrak service running from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia. In recent years, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has committed millions of dollars to improving multimodal and intermodal... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Mother arrested after allegedly abusing 6-old sonand that she "beat him with a shoe" and had " hit him in the eye with her fist.
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 days ago
and that she "beat him with a shoe" and had " hit him in the eye with her fist." Call ChildLine at 1-800-932-0313 to report suspected child abuse or general child well-being concerns, or visit the Pennsylvania Department of Human Service's web... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Tonight’s scheduled roadwork on I-83 North near the Mt. Rose Avenue postponedInterstate 83 near Exit 18 (Route 124, Mount Rose Avenue) in Springettsbury Tow
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 7 days ago
Interstate 83 near Exit 18 (Route 124, Mount Rose Avenue) in Springettsbury Township has been postponed, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. The overnight roadwork is now scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 17. Work is scheduled... Read more
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