5 hospitalized in Amish buggy, SUV head-on crash
HARRISON VALLEY, Pa. (AP) - State police say five people were hurt when their Amish buggy overturned after a head-on crash with an SUV in rural northern Pennsylvania. The SUV also flipped.
Northampton County Council increases taxes 9 percent
Gripped by a fear that one costly emergency could cause Northampton County to run out of money next year, County Council on Thursday opted to install the largest tax increase in more than a decade.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Seventy-two Penn State student-athletes have earned Fall Academic All-Big Ten honors as announced by the conference. Senior women's cross country runner Katie Rodden (Ardmore) is among the fall student-athletes with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.
Girls? basketball: 2014 holiday tournaments for the D.C. area
GIRLS? BASKETBALL | Take a look at all the reported tournaments that will be played within the AllMetSports coverage area.
Best Local Stores For Gift Baskets In Pittsburgh
'Tis the season for holiday gift giving. Whether you need a special gift for your work clients, a great grab bag or a hostess gift, here are some great places to get an original gift basket in Pittsburgh.
YSU fall graduates turn roadblocks into new opportunities
Shalonda Shenell Farley is all smiles as she shakes the hand of Youngstown State University President Jim Tressel after receiving her associate degree in applied science during fall commencement Sunday at Beeghly Center.
Property taxes going up 1 mill in Northampton County
Real estate taxes were increased one mill, or about $117 a year for the average homeowner, by Northampton County Council Thursday night at a contentious meeting that included a call for the resignation of county controller Steven Barron. A council member called Barron a "political hack" and blasted him for sending emails that repeatedly cried "wolf" and mocked the administration of John Brown ...
Wales end the agony as Dan Biggar orchestrates defeat of South Africa
Wales 12-6 South Africa Yet again in Cardiff it was all about the last few minutes. Before that there were no tries to report, no moments of extended sparkle, nothing but the ferocity that is so run-of-the-mill now that it is scarcely worthy of mention. Only the last few minutes counted and for the first time Wales came through them unscathed. Even in victory over Fiji they had struggled at the ...
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Archbald Borough residents won?t pay higher municipal property taxes in 2015, and other fees will hold steady too. Council approved the general fund budget Thursday, maintaining the 19-mill tax rate to fund the borough?s $4.3 million in anticipated expend
Think of the best outdoor locations in northeastern United States and you might consider Niagara Falls, Acadia National Park, the Catskills or Adirondack mountains.