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Friday at 9:00 pm: The 116th Annual Business Meeting of The Pennsylvania Society

Friday at 9:00 pm: The 116th Annual Business Meeting of The Pennsylvania Society

PCN will provide coverage of the 116th Annual Meeting and Luncheon of The Pennsylvania Society. The event is held each spring in various interesting locations around Pennsylvania. This year’s meeting is being held in Allentown.

Sunday at 8:00 pm: PCN Tours Herr’s Snack Foods

Sunday at 8:00 pm: PCN Tours Herr’s Snack Foods

Less than two-thousand dollars is all it took for James Stauffer Herr to break into the potato chip business. He was 21 years-old, and the year was 1947. Today, their line of snacks includes pretzels, tortilla chips, cheese curls, popcorn, crackers, and more.

Sunday at 9:00 pm, PA Books:  “Gone for Another Day”

Sunday at 9:00 pm, PA Books: “Gone for Another Day”

(VIDEO) 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of the Ned Smith Center, and as part of the celebration, the Center is publishing Gone for Another Day a sequel to Ned Smith’s beloved Gone for the Day, now in its eleventh printing. Readers are taken through the seasons among the mountains and river valleys of Pennsylvania, as well as to excursions to some of the wildest parts of North America.

April 17: Journalists Roundtable

April 17: Journalists Roundtable

(VIDEO) In recent political news headlines: Bob Guzzardi will stay on the Republican primary ballot for now, Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams looks into reopening the sting operation case that Attorney General Kathleen Kane dropped, the public comment period for Healthy PA is over, negotiations between Gov. Tom Corbett and the federal government should begin this month, and we’ll have even more. Maura Pennington of PA Independent, Steve Esack of The Morning Call, and Karen Langley of the Pitt Post-Gazette will discuss these topics with our host, Brian Lockman.

April 16: PCN Call-In Program, Governor’s Race in the Media

April 16: PCN Call-In Program, Governor’s Race in the Media

(VIDEO) Tony May, a partner at Triad Strategies, and Chris Bravacos, President & CEO of the Bravo Group will be on to discuss the Governor’s Race, and specifically their TV ad campaigns. Some of the topics discussed will be their marketing strategies, how to influence viewers, creating a candidates image, and more.

April 16, Focus on Aging Adults: Senior Transportation

April 16, Focus on Aging Adults: Senior Transportation

(VIDEO) Focus on Aging Adults will take a look at what transportation options are available to seniors to help them continue to get around their communities for their daily activities.

April 16: President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in Oakdale, PA

April 16: President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in Oakdale, PA

(VIDEO) President Obama and Vice President Biden speaking on the importance of job skills training

April 15: PCN Call-In Program, Hunting in PA

April 15: PCN Call-In Program, Hunting in PA

(VIDEO) The PA Game Commission’s Executive Director, Matt Hough will be on to discuss hunting in PA. Some of the topics discussed will be conservation plans, setting hunting and trapping season, setting bag limits, the latest on bald eagles in PA, and more.

April 15:  Val Arkoosh, Democrat for Congress, District 13

April 15: Val Arkoosh, Democrat for Congress, District 13

(VIDEO) Val Arkoosh is an obstetric anesthesiologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She wants to bring a physician’s point of view to health care policy in Washington. As a former president of the National Physicians Alliance, she says her Master’s Degree in Public Health will help her make a difference outside the exam room.

April 14: PCN Call-In Program, State Pensions

April 14: PCN Call-In Program, State Pensions

(VIDEO) Rep. Glen Grell (R-Cumberland) and Rep. Madeleine Dean (D-Montgomery) will be on to discuss state pensions. Some of the topics discussed will be potential pension plans in the making, current legislation out in the general assembly, finding funding through other fees and taxes, the affect it has on property taxes, and more.

April 14: Manan Trivedi, Democrat for Congress, PA District 6

April 14: Manan Trivedi, Democrat for Congress, PA District 6

(VIDEO) Manan Trivedi is a primary care doctor who has run for Pennsylvania’s 6th congressional district on two other occasions: 2010 and 2012. He says if he is elected to congress, he would bring about “refreshing change.” With incumbent Jim Gerlach having announced his retirement, and no other Democrats vying for a spot on the May primary ballot, Dr. Trivedi has a clear path to the general election.

April 10: Journalists Roundtable

April 10: Journalists Roundtable

(VIDEO) In recent political news headlines: the Senate has passed a cash gift ban, the Democratic Gubernatorial candidates had a debate Wednesday night, Corbett is struggling with the Federal government on Medicaid expansion, and more. Tony Romeo of KYW Newsradio 1060am, Robert Vickers of Pennlive, and Marc Levy of the Associated Press will discuss these topics with our host, Brian Lockman.

April 9: Democratic Gubernatorial Debate

April 9: Democratic Gubernatorial Debate

(VIDEO) PCN partnered with the Pennsylvania Legislative Correspondents’ Association (PLCA) and the Widener University School of Law, Law and Government Institute to present a Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Debate.

April 9: PCN Call-In Program, Post-Debate Show

April 9: PCN Call-In Program, Post-Debate Show

(VIDEO) Mark Singel, President & CEO of The Winter Group, and Robert Jubelirer, a Partner at Obermayer, Rebmann, Maxwell & Hippel LLP, will be on to discuss the 2014 Race for Governor.

April 9: Pittsburgh Area School Stabbings with Gov. Tom Corbett

April 9: Pittsburgh Area School Stabbings with Gov. Tom Corbett

(VIDEO) A news conference with Gov. Tom Corbett and other local officials.