News for Constituents

Feb

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2020

February 10, 2020

Legislation providing for a permanent “Do Not Call” List has been signed into law as Act 73 of 2019.    [Read More]

Jan

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2020

January 03, 2020

The 2020 Farm Show Arrives  The 2020 Farm Show begins at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, on Saturday January 4 at 9am.  Featuring the popular Farm Show fare, the 104th Farm Show continues until Saturday January 11 at 5pm.  This year, the annual event will showcase the ways visitors can be […]   [Read More]

Dec

11

2019

December 11, 2019

Pennsylvania Christmas Trees The storied history of Pennsylvania Christmas trees finds them gracing the halls of the White House, including the 2019 Blue Room, towering over the Rockefeller Center skating rink, and adorning our grandmothers’ homes for more than a century. Whether purchasing and preparing for your first or fiftieth Christmas tree, take note of […]   [Read More]

Nov

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2019

November 01, 2019

Pennsylvania’s 2019-2020 Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is accepting applications to help income eligible families, whether renting or owning a home, to pay their heating bills.   [Read More]

Oct

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2019

October 07, 2019

Autumn in Pennsylvania brings more than cooler temperatures and beautiful colors illuminating the landscape.  According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, the sun’s angle shining in motorist’s eyes alters autumn driving.    [Read More]

Sep

06

2019

September 06, 2019

As 31,000 public school buses begin to roll, daily transporting more than 1.5 million Pennsylvania students, parents and caregivers are encouraged to turn to the School Bus Safety Activity Book offered by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.    [Read More]

Aug

09

2019

August 09, 2019

From a Bacon Fest to a Wassail Walk, Pennsylvania has more than a few festivals to meet everyone’s interests.   [Read More]

Jul

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2019

July 11, 2019

Each year, heat waves kill more people than hurricanes, lightning, tornados, earthquakes, and floods combined, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Remember to stay cool, hydrated, and informed during a heat wave.    [Read More]

Jun

07

2019

June 07, 2019

Peak Pennsylvania Tornado Season Upon Us Peak Pennsylvania tornado season typically runs from April through June, according to the National Weather Service.  However, increased tornadic activity in early 2019 may also indicate an above average number of storms in July and August. The typical May sees 3 tornadoes in PA, while May 2019 witnessed 13 […]   [Read More]

May

02

2019

May 02, 2019

Introduce the family to a free day of fishing along a Pennsylvania waterway on one of two upcoming holiday weekends.  The first Fish-for-Free Day falls on Sunday, May 26, 2019, with the second scheduled for Thursday, July 4, 2019.   [Read More]

Apr

03

2019

April 03, 2019

The trout waters are stocked and the statewide fishing season is right around the corner, according to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.   [Read More]

Mar

06

2019

March 06, 2019

Angling for a New Fishing Hole This Spring? Angling to catch some fish but tired of the same old spot?  The PA Fish and Boat Commission recommends dropping a line into some of Pennsylvania’s Best Fishing Waters.  Bluegills to walleyes, find your favorite and head out for a fun-filled day of fishing.  Be sure to […]   [Read More]