Everybody knows that PCN Tours brings you inside Pennsylvania’s factories to show you how things are made. But did you ever stop and think about PCN as a place that manufactures television programs? So we thought it was a good idea to turn the camera around on ourselves to show you how all the elements […]
This major retrospective catalogue explores the impact of time and place on the work of beloved American painter Andrew Wyeth (1917–2009). While previous publications have mainly analyzed Wyeth’s work thematically, this publication places him fully in the context of the long 20th century, tracing his creative development from World War I through the new millennium. […]
The holiday season is upon us, and unfortunately so are new holiday scams. On this month’s episode of Focus on Aging Adults, we’ll tell you what scams to look out for, and how to keep your purchases and donations safe from scammers.
The first volunteer killed defending Robert E. Lee’s position in battle was really a German assassin. After fleeing to the United States to escape prosecution for murder, the assassin enlisted in a German company of the Pennsylvania Volunteers in the Mexican-American War and died defending Lee’s battery at the Siege of Veracruz in 1847. Lee […]
The House and Senate were in session for the last week of the year, with much of the action coming in the House, which passed a package of budget process bills on party-line votes. They also sent to the governor a bill restricting abortions to 20 weeks gestation, which Gov. Tom Wolf vowed to veto. On the House floor, three House Democrats contested the excused absence of another Democrat, Rep. Kevin Haggerty of Lackawanna County, who has not voted on the House floor since July. Meanwhile, a constitutional amendment changing the way the lieutenant governor is selected was discussed during the same week an inspector general report came out about Lt. Gov. Mike Stack and his wife’s interactions with staff. Finally, The Caucus published a cover story on sexual misconduct in the state capitol. Our guests are: Chris Comisac, Bureau Chief with Capitolwire; Steve Esack, Harrisburg Correspondent, Allentown Morning Call; and Brad Bumsted Harrisburg Bureau Chief, The Caucus. Our host is Francine Schertzer.
Mike Faccinetto, School Board President of Bethlehem Area School District, Eric Wolfgang, Board President of Central York School District, and Michael Gossert, School Board President of Cumberland Valley School District come on our program to talk about basic education funding, property taxes, and what challenges are occurring in the classrooms.