| May 4, 2010
| 11:02 AM
Illegal immigration is a hot topic around the country and now in Pennsylvania. State Representative Daryl Metcalfe unveiled a proposed law that would toughen the state's stance on illegal aliens.
If the Republican legsilator from Butler County gets his...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 12:21 PM
Although it is still October, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission are preparing to remove snow from area roadways.
“We’ll get snow, it’s just a question of when and how much,”...
| May 16, 2011
| 2:41 AM
Primary election day is tomorrow and voters will be heading out to the polls to determine several county commissioner and district justice races. But the way people vote in Pennsylvania could be changing in the near future.
As it stands right now, when...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:26 PM
Republicans in the state House of Representatives were poised to approve a government-issued photo ID mandate for Pennsylvania voters Thursday, a proposal Democrats criticized in stark terms during a debate they were almost certain to lose.
| Sep 26, 2011
| 4:07 PM
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Franklin County, Pa., increased three-tenths of a percentage point to 7.2 percent in August, according to the latest data from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.
It was the highest rate since...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 1:05 AM
This Thanksgiving, millions of Americans gathered to eat, celebrate and give thanks. The U.S. Census Bureau has put the holiday in perspective with some key facts and figures about Turkey Day and all its trimmings.
248 million: The number of turkeys...
| Jun 4, 2009
| 4:37 AM
With a projected budget shortfall of $3.2 billion, lawmakers in Harrisburg are trying to find every dollar they can to balance the budget. Both sides claiming they have the answers, while their opponents say they are not wisely spending.
From taxes to...
| Jun 9, 2009
The state budget deadline is now just 3 weeks away and lawmakers are still split down party lines.
Republican lawmakers and taxpayers held a rally at the capitol Tuesday. They were speaking out against proposed tax increases for the 2009-2010 budget....