Advocates of riparian buffers - trees and other plantings near stream and creek beds - say they could help reduce flooding impacts like those created last week by heavy rains from Tropical Storm Ida.
Results of a new poll indicate 59 percent of voters in Pennsylvania say the coronavirus pandemic has them increasingly concerned about being unable to afford monthly health insurance premiums.
State officials are offering schools across the state more ability to conduct on-site vaccination clinics, and the ability to conduct voluntary COVID-19 for entire classrooms with fast results.
Pandemic-related federal unemployment benefits are scheduled to end Sept. 4. Pennsylvania is launching a new online job education resource Saturday to give Tri-County area residents new career expertise.
If you or your family need affordable and satisfying health care insurance coverage, the Aug. 15 (Sunday) deadline to obtain it through Pennsylvania's insurance marketplace is fast approaching.
A petition signed by 19 of the state's mayors, and sent to Tri-County area legislators and others, urges Congress to pass proposed legislation to increase funding for urban park and outdoor spaces.
The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is starting an ATV Regional Trail Connector pilot program Friday. It offers all-terrain-vehicle lovers more opportunities for extended rides.
Advocates for early childhood education and child care in Pennsylvania claim the state's historic boost in education funding failed to include them. They're hoping prompt distribution of federal funds will help.