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"Luzerne County has really been the Mecca for the desire for property tax reform," Mullery said. "I do not go a single day -- Saturdays and ...
Wilkes-Barre, PA ... Fiscally distressed Luzerne County Municipalities identified in new report ... the state, the nonprofit Pennsylvania economy League gauged the financial distress of Municipalities by ... A significant change in local government taxation options has not been enacted since 1965, Cross said.

THE citizens' VOICE FILE Pennsylvania economy League ... in 76 independently governed Municipalities in Luzerne County and 40 in ...
diabetes sends adults younger than 45 to Pennsylvania hospitals at higher rate ... In Luzerne County, the hospitalizations have stayed at 19.7 per 10,000 ... a report last year by the Joint State government Commission said.
Do Tuesday's election returns in Pennsylvania and nationally shed light on what ... Rick Santorum, R-Pa., and other Republicans, he said. ... do we own all of the branches of government yet are not getting anything done? ... Trump beat Democrat Hillary Clinton in Luzerne County but there did not seem to ...
In 2014, Pennsylvania voters elected Tom Wolf, a wealthy York County ... County Republican Committee gubernatorial forum in Blue Bell, Pa., Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. ... with a slow-growing economy and a government at perhaps its most ... Lou Barletta, a Luzerne County Republican and an early Trump ...

Wilkes-Barre, PA ... Luzerne County's debt refinancing package turned out much better than planned and ... county switched to a customized home rule government structure in January 2012, ... Many facilities at the college, which he said is the largest in Northeastern Pennsylvania, were designed in 1974.
Pennsylvania has received about $319 million from FEMA since January ... major repayments -- all in Luzerne County -- required by FEMA: ... "Then here comes the government back to help us again by taking back money.".
The race for Pennsylvania's 11th Congressional district is shaping up to be a veritable battle royal. To date, five candidates have entered the ...
Wilkes-Barre -- A Luzerne County public defender's Office ... not as much as they would if the government considered the improved property. ... Its rapid-fire acquisitions in Northeast Pennsylvania prove it can ... NorthPoint as a threat to Mericle's lead in Northeast Pennsylvania. ... Scranton, PA 18503.
government financial aid is not available to students at schools that do not have accreditation. "These students are going through a very difficult ...
Wilkes-Barre -- In Pennsylvania, all drivers are prohibited from using a ... According to PA Courts InfoShare, a product of the Administrative Office of ... Fewer than 1 percent of those citations, 53, were issued in Luzerne County. ... Jana Tidwell, manager of public and government affairs for AAA ...
SHAVERTOWN, Pa. ... The money for the program originates with the federal government, but ... He and his son Drew rent about a dozen farms in the western part of Luzerne County to grow corn, hay ... Tags: Pennsylvania ...
Wilkes-Barre, PA ... Luzerne County officials have mulled getting out of the state civil ... The Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission develops and ... county and local government offices, according to the state website.
The money stays in Luzerne County ... Located just minutes from Harrisburg, in Marysville, Pa., the event is open to ... women in northeastern and central Pennsylvania who want to become more involved in government can ...
Luzerne County DA: Man faces charge of drug delivery resulting in death ... and to come home to almost no help at all from our government.
PA lawmakers search for ways to fund approved state budget ... Wilkes-Barre, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)- Nearly three ... keep the government running and a borrowing plan to fill the budget hole, but it's only a temporary fix. ... impact the budget battle is having on Pennsylvania's credit rating.

Luzerne County woman finally pays off hefty back-tax debt. By Jennifer Learn-Andes .... This is why we need to eliminate property taxes in PA!
Wilkes-Barre, PA ... Luzerne County approves new borrowing for energy project ... inherited debt, Luzerne County government will borrow $7.5 million ... him to execute a contract with Pennsylvania-based McClure Company, ...
NANTICOKE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) -- This week before Thanksgiving is billed as Hunger And homelessness Awareness Week ...
Million-dollar clause In Pa. gambling bill benefits one casino: Mount Airy .... last month passed a sweeping expansion of casino gambling in Pennsylvania, ... He also represents all of Lackawanna County and parts of Luzerne County. ... Crawford, president of the Wojdak government Relations lobbying firm, ...
Luzerne County has no capital funds set aside for new Voting Machines. election officials in Pennsylvania have been informed no federal funding is ... The federal government gave the county $3.6 million to fund the initial .... I am sorry if Luzerne is strapped for money (most counties in PA are, including ...
Ross Township, Luzerne County (WBRE/WYOU-TV) A new five year report ... The PA Game Commission is always looking for more land to purchase. ... Here in Pennsylvania "hunting numbers have been going down slightly for ... The Federal and State government believes more state game land like 206 ...
Wilkes-Barre, LUZERNE COUNTY) WBRE/WYOU - It was business as ... Pennsylvania joins a list of other states that have sued Navient. ... In fact, in fact, 49 percent of balances serviced by Navient for the government are ...
Tracing the history of the Justice Bell is an important piece of history to share with students, as it highlights Pennsylvania's role in the overall movement to give women the right to vote. The bell, which was bought by Katharine ... The tour ended in ...
Wilkes-Barre, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - The Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania - or AICUP - is hoping to arm state representatives Eddie Pashinski and Mike Carroll with information to make critical changes ...
Representatives from the Luzerne County District Attorney's Office, Emergency Management Agency and sheriff's department also will be in attendance.
Shell's refinery will separate ethane and other liquids from gas extracted from the Marcellus Shale in Southwest Pennsylvania. Ethane is the foundational product for a host plastics. Pennsylvania is considered an ideal location for ethane "cracker ...
A federal judge this week rejected a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court for the District Of Columbia last year by a Pennsylvania-based nonprofit against the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan dismissed ...
... Pennsylvania who extorted money and drugs from inmates in return for special privileges has been sentenced to six years in prison.
As the enabler of casino gambling, the state government is partially responsible for thousands of cases of gambling addiction.
Lou Barletta, a Trump ally from Luzerne County, added his support Wednesday. LoBiondo noted that he has previously voted ... Republican advocates say their plan would save the federal government money and loosen regulations, giving consumers and ...
Tom Wolf is reiterating his concern about its impact on Pennsylvania. He said the bill will strip access to health care coverage for far too many residents and shift billions in costs to state taxpayers and hospitals.
Pennsylvania's congressional Republicans are divided heading into a House vote expected Thursday on the GOP plan to repeal and replace Obamacare.
Tom Wolf is reiterating his concern about its impact on Pennsylvania. He said the bill will strip access to health care coverage for far too many residents and shift billions in costs to state taxpayers and hospitals.
Carroll was born and raised in Barto, Pennsylvania and is a graduate of Upper Perkiomen high school and King's College where she received a BS in government and politics and an Associate Degree in Legal Assistant studies. ... She attended Luzerne ...
KINGSTON - Investigators have filed an arrest warrant against a suspected drug dealer who they say outed himself by accidentally messaging a Luzerne County prosecutor for a drug swap. ... Life in Northeast Pennsylvania continued to gradually return to ...
Martin Mcguinness, the celebrated former Sinn Finn leader who died Tuesday, was well-known to local citizens of Irish backgrounds who supported Sinn Fein's efforts in Northern Ireland and visited Scranton on St. Patrick's Day in 1999.
The Luzerne County Redevelopment Authority - with only three of its five members present - voted 3-0 to table a vote on accepting a $286,500 bid by a Tennessee company for approximately 8.1 miles of steel rail from unused train tracks.
As a key environmental report on the billion dollar PennEast pipeline project looms, New Jersey's two United States senators have asked a federal regulator to address a host of concerns already raised by other government agencies. Democrats Cory Booker ...
... Ave., West Pittston. The Luzerne County Redevelopment Authority can make $286,500 by selling approximately 8.11 miles of unused steel rail from train tracks to a Tennessee company, but one county official is not sold on the idea.
Wilkes-Barre - With most of the city dug out from last week's blizzard, City Hall is digging in to determine what it cost and if the city will be reimbursed by the federal government for the massive cleanup. Mayor Tony George on Sunday lifted the ...
HARRISBURG - State lawmakers are sitting on a $118 million surplus, an eye-opening amount at a time when state government is wrestling with chronic budget deficits.
... Ave., West Pittston. The Luzerne County Redevelopment Authority can make $286,500 by selling approximately 8.11 miles of unused steel rail from train tracks to a Tennessee company, but one county official is not sold on the idea.
Municipalities across Northeastern Pennsylvania would pay $4.79 million annually for state police coverage if a proposal by Democratic Gov.
Brandmier and 20 fellow Luzerne County farmers awkwardly faced computer screens during a recent workshop at the Nescopeck Township municipal building to start preparing one of these reports - an erosion and sedimentation control plan, or E&S.
The statewide threshold to qualify for federal snow assistance is $18.2 million in eligible snow plowing, salting and removal expenses, including a benchmark of $1.158 million in Luzerne County, said Morgan. Even if these monetary requirements are met ...
Martin Mcguinness, the celebrated former Sinn Finn leader who died Tuesday, was well-known to local citizens of Irish backgrounds who supported Sinn Fein's efforts in Northern Ireland and visited Scranton on St. Patrick's Day in 1999.
The statewide threshold to qualify for federal snow assistance is $18.2 million in eligible snow plowing, salting and removal expenses, including a benchmark of $1.158 million in Luzerne County, said Morgan. Even if these monetary requirements are met ...
And, according to the PNA, many states provide better access to investigatory records, which is easy since Pennsylvania's Right-to-Know Law provides none. Pennsylvania, the birthplace of liberty, should fix its laws and stop being such a laggard on ...


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