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Wolf’s sick days proposal upsets some businesses

November 26, 2014 By ANDREW STAUB www.paindependent.com Pennsylvania Gov.-elect Tom Wolf won’t take office for another two months, but one part of his Fresh Start policy plan already has business types feeling queas. more »»

 
 
 
My imperfect thanks

November 26, 2014 Christian psychologist David Myers, in his writing and speaking about happiness, has suggested that long-term human happiness is not particularly dependent on our wealth or health. more »»

A fitting tribute to a true steward of our land

November 25, 2014 n many ways, Richard “Dick” McKinney epitomized the title of “outdoor enthusiast” so prevalent here at the gateway to the largest state forest in Pennsylvania. This is prime hunting area. more »»

The high cost of not going to college

November 24, 2014 Is college really worth it-all of that time and effort, not to mention how much it costs, to earn a degree? Articles about rising college costs and growing student debt dominate the national... more »»

Top salaries grow with inflation

November 24, 2014 By PETER JACKSON Associated Press No one at the state Capitol in Harrisburg has advocated pay raises for hundreds of Pennsylvania’s top elected and appointed officials since the 2005 debacle that... more »»

Thus spoke the Pa. Supreme Court

November 24, 2014 The Pennsylvania Supreme Court, with a commanding majority, split the baby and Justice Castille may just be the new Solomon. more »»

The cost of college

November 21, 2014 There are hopeful signs in the College Board’s annual study of tuition trends, but prices for Pennsylvania students remain far higher than national average. more »»

I’m young, healthy, do I really need health insurance?

November 21, 2014 This column is part of a continuing educational series about Health Care Reform from Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania. more »»

Is the eight-year cycle dead?

November 20, 2014 By G. Terry Madonna and Michael L. Young Elections always leave some unfinished business. Tom Wolf’s historic win over incumbent Tom Corbett is no exception. more »»

Protecting seniors

November 20, 2014 By HALLE STOCKTON PublicSource The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania will create a state Office of Elder Justice to protect seniors from abuse and financial exploitation, primarily through proposed... more »»

Farmers want EPA rule abandoned

November 19, 2014 The Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) has submitted comments opposing a proposed rule change that attempts to expand federal regulatory authority over virtually every acre of farmland across the countr... more »»

Phone fee hike sought to expand internet access

November 19, 2014 By ANNE FLAHERTY WASHINGTON — The U.S. should spend $1. more »»

Comment invited on Pa. transportation plan

November 19, 2014 HARRISBURG - The public is invited to comment on Pennsylvania’s draft, Long Range Transportation Plan, which will help guide future 12-Year Programs and regional plans, by visiting www.PAOnTrack.co. more »»

Child homelessness ... on the rise in United States

November 18, 2014 By DAVID CRARY And LISA LEFF The Associated Press The number of homeless children in the U.S. more »»

Lawmakers: $2B in disability claims OK’d by ‘mistake’

November 18, 2014 By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER The Associated Press A small group of Social Security judges have improperly approved disability claims for nearly 25,000 people who didn’t qualify, costing taxpayers $2 billio... more »»

What will GOP do before Wolf takes office?

November 17, 2014 By MARC LEVY Associated Press The Pennsylvania Legislature will be led by massive Republican majorities — including the biggest House GOP majority in more than 50 years — when Democratic Gov. more »»

Do Gov.-elect Wolf, GOP Legislature get Pa. voters’ message on education?

November 17, 2014 If there is one clear message from this year’s race for governor in Pennsylvania, it’s this: The way the state funds K-12 schools is neither fair nor adequate. more »»

Ferguson: Reliving or reversing a violent, self-fulfilling prophesy?

November 17, 2014 By DAVID RAGLAND It’s been about 100 days since Darren Wilson killed unarmed young African American Michael Brown and the world is watching and waiting to hear the forgone conclusion of white office... more »»

Cell phones while driving: Should we let the state government decide?

November 15, 2014 By DR. GARY WELTON According to the Governors Highway Safety Association, 14 states have enacted laws against hand-held use of cell phones by all driver. more »»

Following you when you drive

November 14, 2014 By JOAN LOWY Associated Press Nineteen automakers accounting for most of the passenger cars and trucks sold in the U.S. more »»

Drone sightings soaring

November 14, 2014 By JOAN LOWY Associated Press WASHINGTON — The government is getting near-daily reports — and sometimes two or three a day — of drones flying near airplanes and helicopters or close to airports... more »»

 
 

Free Thanksgiving Day dinners November 27, 2014

All are 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.:- Turkey with all the trimmings, Great Island Presbyterian Church, Lock Haven. Deliveries and transportation arrangements: 570-748-2810. more »

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