PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed for Memorial Day
5/22/2013 11:53:00 AM
Harrisburg – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, May 25, through Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.
PennDOT, Police Partnering for National Seat-Belt Enforcement
5/21/2013 9:40:00 AM
Harrisburg – PennDOT will partner with more than 600 law enforcement agencies and the Pennsylvania State Police to participate in a national “Click It or Ticket” seat-belt enforcement effort from today, May 20, through June 9.
New YouTube Channel Expands PennDOT’s Interactive Outreach
5/20/2013 12:35:00 PM
Harrisburg – PennDOT today announced its new YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/PennsylvaniaDOT, to expand its public outreach on safety and education initiatives, as well as department operations.
Airman Corey Kain graduated Basic Training
5/17/2013 9:47:00 AM
Air Force Airman Corey J. Kain graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Campus Offers Computer Class for Adults 55-Plus
5/16/2013 10:09:00 AM
Adults 55-plus who want to learn more about using computers for fun and convenience may enroll in a noncredit course offered in June at Pennsylvania College of Technology’s North Campus, located at Wellsboro Area High School.
Governor Proclaims Week as National Transportation Week
5/15/2013 10:19:00 AM
Governor Corbett Proclaims Week of May 12 as National Transportation Week Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett has proclaimed the week of May 12 as National Transportation Week, noting the vital role that multi-modal transportation plays in strengthening Pennsylvania’s safety, economy and quality of life.
Lockheed: F-35 fighter jet jobs take off in Owego
5/14/2013 5:02:00 PM
Owego, NY -- The F-35 Lightning II is the most advanced jet fighter ever built, officials say, and some of its most important components are being built in Tioga County.
Airman Michael Shoemaker graduated Basic Training
5/14/2013 9:29:00 AM
Air Force Airman Michael Shoemaker graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Athens Students Compete at 22nd Annual Academic Competition
5/13/2013 9:52:00 AM
Congratulations to Neil Carpenter, Robert Fauver and Fred Horn, students from the Athens Area School District, for participating in this year’s Pennsylvania Academic Competition, held May 3, at the state Capitol.
Shell to upgrade sections of roads in Tioga County
5/10/2013 10:13:00 AM
Shell to upgrade sections of two state roads in Tioga County Motorists in Tioga County are advised that highway construction contractors working for Shell Exploration and Production Company will upgrade sections of two state roads over the coming weeks.
Mysterious insect to emerge in Pennsylvania
5/9/2013 3:25:00 PM
UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. -- One of the world's most mysterious insects is about to invade the skies over wooded areas in eastern Pennsylvania and other states, but an expert in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences says it's not a cause for alarm.
Pvt. Jeremy Rios graduated Basic Training
5/9/2013 10:17:00 AM
Army National Guard Pvt. Jeremy C. Rios has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
State Supreme Court Upholds LRC Redistricting Plan
5/9/2013 10:15:00 AM
HARRISBURG – The State Supreme Court today affirmed Pennsylvania's Legislative Reapportionment Commission’s (LRC) 2012 Revised Final Plan that redraws legislative boundaries based on the 2010 U.S.
Penn College Offers Noncredit Computer Courses
5/8/2013 12:28:00 PM
Workforce Development & Continuing Education at Pennsylvania College of Technology is offering basic, noncredit computer classes beginning this month.
Pfc. Matthew Kristek graduated Basic Training
5/8/2013 12:25:00 PM
Army Pfc. Matthew R. Kristek has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
CFTT to Hold 10th Annual Meeting
5/7/2013 1:57:00 PM
The Community Foundation for the Twin Tiers will hold its tenth annual meeting. It will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2013 beginning at 9:00 am at the American Legion on Main Street in Towanda.
Airman Patricia Farrelly graduated Basic Training
5/7/2013 1:49:00 PM
Air Force Airman Patricia J. Farrelly graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
St. Joseph’s Hospital to close a surgical unit
5/6/2013 8:50:00 AM
Elmira, N.Y. -— St. Joseph’s Hospital will shut down one of its two surgical units as of May 16, potentially leaving 39 employees without a job.
Popularity of water gardening poses invasive species threat
5/3/2013 9:42:00 AM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- When you look at lovely water gardens in backyards and at businesses -- and feel soothed by the serenity they convey -- you would not guess that they represent troubled waters for ecosystems in the mid-Atlantic region.
Natural Gas Consumer Access Bills Pass Senate Committee
5/1/2013 2:47:00 PM
HARRISBURG – The Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), today approved two bills designed to make natural gas service available to more Pennsylvanians.