New PA Agency For Dementia Issues

HARRISBURG – PA will have a full-time state agency dedicated to supporting dementia initiatives under a measure that was signed into law as Act 54 of 2024. House Bill 2310, which makes numerous changes to the state’s Fiscal Code, includes language that would create a...

Federal Grant For Major Bridge Project

HARRISBURG – A $500 million grant through the Federal Highway Administration’s Bridge Investment Program will help replace the I-83 South Bridge, which connects downtown Harrisburg in Dauphin County to the west shore in Cumberland County. The bridge...

Maryland Board Approves Spending Cuts

ANNAPOLIS, MD (AP) – A Maryland board has approved $148.3 million in state spending reductions to help balance the budget while also directing more money to pay for child care and Medicaid. Gov. Wes Moore said at a meeting of the Board of Public Works that...

York County Death Ruled Accidental

YORK COUNTY – A 17-year-old died after being struck by a vehicle in Springettsbury Township, York County. The York County Coroner’s Office says Quinterrion Smith of Coffeeville, Mississippi was traveling with his basketball team last Thursday evening when he was...

Continued Power Restoration While Storms Linger

LANCASTER – Power continues to be restored around the region after stormy weather came through last evening. PPL is reporting over 5,000 customers still without power in Lancaster County. PPL customers can call 1-800-342-5775 to report an outage. Met Ed reports over...

Tuition Freeze For PA PASSHE Students

HARRISBURG – The Board of Governors for PA’s State System of Higher Education or PASSHE voted unanimously to freeze tuition for in-state undergraduate students for the 2024-25 academic year. This is the seventh consecutive year the tuition rate will remain the...

Anti-Blight Legislation Becomes PA Law

HARRISBURG – A bill aimed at helping local communities battle blighted and abandoned properties was signed into law by the governor. Senate Bill 149, now Act 48, will allow counties to use a surcharge on real estate transfers to create a demolition fund to help...

Fatal Pedestrian Accident Victim Identified

YORK COUNTY – A Mississippi teen has died after being struck by a vehicle in Springettsbury Township, York County, last Thursday evening. The York County Coroner’s Office says Quinterrion Smith of Coffeeville, Mississippi was traveling in the area with his basketball...

Another Day Of Hot/Stormy Weather

LANCASTER – Stormy weather blew through our region causing power outages and downed trees. Crews are out working to restore power to affected communities. PPL reports several thousand of its customers are still without power in its coverage area. If you are a PPL...