Governor Tom Wolf’s Budget Proposal the 2018 – 2019 Fiscal Year

Remarks by Governor Wolf at 2018 Budget Address February 06, 2018 2018 Governor’s Budget Address Harrisburg, PA TRANSCRIPT Introduction Lieutenant Governor Stack, Speaker Turzai, President Scarnati. . . Leader Corman, Leader Costa, Leader Reed, Leader Dermody. . . Members of the General Assembly, invited guests, friends and family. . . And, most importantly, my fellow […]

Carbon County Chapter Attends Annual Senior Expo

Recently, State Representative Doyle Heffley and State Senator John Yudichak invited all senior citizens from Carbon County to the annual Senior Expo—held annually at the Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall, in Jim Thorpe. The event featured more than 50 vendors that provided helpful, beneficial information for all seniors. It is intended to be a one-stop service […]

Con man bilked retired teacher out of life savings

A “professional liar” claimed he was backed by Mafia muscle to scare a retired school teacher into forking over about $159,000 in a devastating scam, state Attorney General Josh Shapiro said Tuesday. The con cost the 69-year-old Lancaster County woman her life savings.

School retirees receive awards

Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees Wayne/Pike chapter president Ellen Keefer received an award from the state association for meeting chapter goals and community service during the organization’s spring meeting on May 10 at the Central House in Beech Lake. Also at the meeting for Barbara Spinelli’s 350 hours helping to prepare food for Meals on […]