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New bill would allow school board members in Pa. to get paid

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- School board members in Pennsylvania would get a paycheck if new legislation makes its way into law. The bill...

Study examines spotted lanternfly damage on young maples

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Short-term, heavy feeding by adult spotted lanternflies on young maple trees inhibits photosynthesis, potentially impairing the tree's growth by up...

Fred Beans Automotive Group gives $250,000 through PA EITC Program

Through its involvement in the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program, Fred Beans Automotive Group has contributed $250,000 to local organizations that provide...

Bill would mandate school year start after Labor Day

A Pennsylvania lawmaker aims to introduce legislation that would require the 500 school districts across the state to start the school year after Labor...

Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic chief clinical officer appointed to HAP board

Dr. Sharon Carney, Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic senior vice president and chief clinical officer, has been appointed to the board of directors for The Hospital...

Unexpected Medicaid increase saves 146-year-old nursing home from sale

Any Medicaid raise makes a difference to all nursing homes in today's tight financial environment. But for one historic nonprofit Pennsylvania facility, a final...

Applied Research Laboratory honored for Patriotic Support

UNIVERSITY PARK - Pennsylvania Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense office, announced that Penn State Applied Research Laboratory...

Trout stocking schedules released

Spring might feel far away. But one of the first signs of spring for some of us were released on Wednesday - the state's...

Gov. Shapiro taps another Philly School District exec for his cabinet

Gov. Josh Shapiro has tapped one other high Philadelphia College District official for his cupboard. Reggie McNeil, the varsity district's chief working officer, is...

Hundreds of Nursing Home Workers at Eight Saber Homes Win Strong Union Contract

The nearly 500 workers join a recent wave of nursing home workers winning contracts with industry-changing standards, dramatically improved wages, and better healthcare benefits....