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Pennsylvania Dept. of Agriculture officials defends stopping res – 21 News Now

Pennsylvania Dept. of Agriculture officials defends stopping res – 21 News Now
Officials with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture said even though the New Yeung Wah Enterprises truck was returning to it's facility with un-refrigerated food they say was to be discarded, the company was still violating the law. "Even if the …
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Study: Pennsylvania's debt would cost taxpayers 500 each to pay off today
Pennsylvania is famous for its potholes, but it has an even bigger sinkhole problem that could cost taxpayers way more than minor car repairs caused by pock-marked roads. Truth in Accounting, an economic think tank based in Chicago, released its Fiscal …
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Rutter's Earns a Top Spot Among Central Pennsylvania Companies
​YORK, Pa. – Rutter's has earned the #3 spot on the Central Penn Business Journal's 2014 list of the region's Top 100 Private Companies in Central Pennsylvania. Rutter's has been ranked in the Business Journal's top 10 every year since 2005. Rutter's …
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Coal Ash Blamed for Cancers at Pennsylvania Prison
A high rate of cancer among inmates at a southwestern Pennsylvania prison is linked to a nearby coal ash dump, and the correctional facility should be closed down, according to a report made public on Tuesday. Eleven prisoners died of cancer from 2010 …
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Welfare Fraud in Pennsylvania

Welfare Fraud in Pennsylvania
According to the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, 2013 welfare expenditures were $ 28 billion — 44 percent of the state budget — and are projected to rise to $ 32 billion in 2015. Welfare costs will grow for the foreseeable future in both …
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Friends of the Delaware Canal host illustrated talk on the Pennsylvania
The Friends of the Delaware Canal will host an illustrated program about the Pennsylvania Highlands Trail on Tuesday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Point Pleasant Community Baptist Church. The Church is located at 35 River …
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Shakeup at the Pennsylvania Ballet
In what looks like a sudden bloodletting occasioned by a recent change of artistic leadership, the Pennsylvania Ballet has dismissed Jeffrey Gribler, who was ballet master, and Tamara Hadley, who was ballet mistress, as well as William DeGregory, who …
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Pennsylvania must stay competitive and increase its film tax credits
Harrisburg should heed the tough lessons that California learned. Film production is equally important to Pennsylvania as it is to California. The current Pennsylvania program is capped at $ 60 million and the Pennsylvania film industry is working at …
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Scientists dismiss dire outlook for Western Pennsylvania winter weather
Twice each day, a balloon floats over Western Pennsylvania, transmitting weather data to a building in Moon. Inside that building, the offices of the National Weather Service, meteorologists combine the temperature and humidity data from the balloon …
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Transcript for Pennsylvania UFO Caught on Camera
Transcript for Pennsylvania UFO Caught on Camera ? starships ? We want to get to this. A mysterious sight. They saw a strange object flying overhead and managed to catch it on tape and Brandi Hitt is here to explain. Still a big mystery this… See More.
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Better late than never for Pennsylvania Medicaid

Better late than never for Pennsylvania Medicaid
Pennsylvania may finally expand its Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act but not the way the drafters of the law had envisioned. And not exactly the way Governor Corbett envisioned it either. Some aspects of the Governor's “Healthy …
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Pennsylvania State Police to host car seat check event for safety reasons
West Bradford >> The Pennsylvania State Police, Troop J of Embreeville, will conduct a car seat check on Saturday, Sept. 20 as part of National Child Passenger Safety Week. The check will run from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the West Bradford Fire Company …
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Police witness UFO in Pennsylvania (Video)
After responding to a call regarding unusual lights in the sky, police in Lower Paxton Township, Pennsylvania say they also witnessed a UFO. ABC 27 in Harrisburg reported on a UFO sighting in Lower Paxton Township Monday night. Resident Stephanie …
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Pennsylvania Medicaid could change if Corbett leaves
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Gov. Tom Corbett has won approval for elements of a federally funded health care expansion his administration spent more than a year developing, but he is facing an uphill battle for a second term and some parts of the plan may not …
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Pennsylvania Mystery Species: Clue No. 5

Pennsylvania Mystery Species: Clue No. 5
Previous clues for this week's mystery species can be found at, where you also will find ongoing coverage of the wild things and wild places of Pennsylvania. In addition, Marcus Schneck, outdoor and nature writer with The …
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Loaded gun found in Pennsylvania kindergartner's backpack
ALIQUIPPA, Pa.–A loaded gun was found Monday in an Aliquippa, Pa. Elementary School kindergartner's backpack, reports CBS affiliate KDKA. According to Superintendent David Wytiaz, another student notified the teacher who retrieved the gun and …
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Pennsylvania Mystery Species: Clue No. 3
Pennsylvania Mystery Species Clue No. 3: Adult is about a quarter-inch long, and yellowish-tan to dark brown. Pennsylvania Mystery Species, a weekly, serial contest about the wild things and wild places of Pennsylvania, continues today with the third …
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Former Pennsylvania lawmaker to take another shot at state House seat
A former Pennsylvania representative in Berks County is once again setting his sights on Harrisburg. State Democrats on Tuesday added David Kessler to the ballot as the party's nominee in the 130th District. He'll face Republican David Maloney, the …
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Collegeville man launches write-in campaign for Pa. governor
NORRISTOWN— A new contender has thrown his hat into the ring with Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf in the 2014 race for governor of Pennsylvania. Dave Naples, a Montgomery County resident, has begun a write-in campaign that relies solely on social media …
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HELP WANTED at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

HELP WANTED at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Suddenly, America is sick and tired of Barack Obama. He has become an embarrassment and, worse than that, a threat to the personal security and peace of mind of American citizenry as a whole. It is all too obvious that he is not up to the task of being …
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Homicide Charges in Boat Crash on Pennsylvania River That Claimed 2
Authorities say misdemeanor charges of homicide by watercraft have been filed in an accident on a central Pennsylvania river that claimed the lives of two men. The Reading Eagle reports that the Fish and Boat Commission brought the case against …
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Commission examines Pennsylvania school funding

Commission examines Pennsylvania school funding
HARRISBURG — A state commission charged with recommending a school funding formula heard testimony Wednesday about the history and complexity of paying for public education in Pennsylvania. The group of Corbett administration officials and …
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Ex-Dividend Reminder: McKesson, Pennsylvania REIT and FirstMerit
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/28/14, McKesson Corp. (NYSE: MCK), Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI), and FirstMerit Corp (NASD: FMER) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming …
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Pennsylvania needs to legalize pot
Happily, Americans realized the government cannot legislate the drinking habits of its citizens. Prohibition lasted only 13 years. I wonder how long it will take the Pennsylvania Legislature to lose its Carrie Nation-like attitude and follow the …
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Pennsylvania allots $681M for cloud-based data storage

Pennsylvania allots 1M for cloud-based data storage
As state government attempts to keep up with increasing demand for computer storage space, Pennsylvania will spend a projected $ 681 million to establish one of the largest cloud-based data systems among state governments. Pennsylvania this summer …
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Nevada-Pennsylvania Delivers ESPN's Largest Audience Ever for Little League
Nevada-Pennsylvania Delivers ESPN's Largest Audience Ever for Little League World Series Game. Average Audience of Nearly Five Million Viewers (P2+) Watched Las Vegas, Nev.'s 8-1 Victory Over Philadelphia, Pa. The Viewership is Up 155 Percent …
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Eat Like a Local: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
For Yahoo Food's travel summer series, Eat Like a Local, we're taking you on a cross-country food crawl, city by city. Here's where to chow down in America's lesser-known destinations without sticking out like a sore thumb. Pittsburgh's dining scene …
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Pennsylvania puts .4m towards extinguishing years-old mine fire
The Pennsylvania department of environmental protection announced this week it would spend $ 1.4m to put out a several-year-old fire near the Pittsburgh International Airport that now threatens to disrupt air travel and cause an explosion at a major gas …
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