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Measure to confirm PEMA director advances in Senate     HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Senate has approved legislation requiring Senate confirmation of the … more
HARRISBURG, PA — Kayden Mancuso was a 7-year-old girl from Lower Makefield Township whose life was taken too soon. A bipartisan initiative was taken up in the Pennsylvania Senate to ensure that other children will not meet the same fate. more
Fourth drowning this season on the Upper Delaware River DELAWARE RIVER — The fourth local drowning on the Delaware River in as many days left Town of Highland Supervisor Jeff Haas deeply … more
MONTICELLO, NY — Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther has accomplished a lot in her most recent term of office, but her safe staffing bill, recently signed into law by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, stands out as an accomplishment of which she is especially proud. more
Cuomo signs the Gender Recognition Act ALBANY, NY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the Gender Recognition Act on June 24, removing longstanding barriers to equality under the law and ensuring … more
Evidence mounts against Lang WASHINGTON, D.C. — An assistant U.S. attorney has filed more than 1,000 pieces of evidence against Edward Jacob Lang, the Narrowsburg native and former Honesdale … more
It’s no longer that you believe in the fundamental ideals of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness—NO. You must follow lockstep without comment or dissent to the leadership of your … more
HONESDALE, PA — In a rare 2-1 vote, the Wayne County Commissioners approved a motion at their most recent meeting to join the county’s Sen. Lisa Baker (PA-20) and other state Republicans … more
Senator Mike Martucci (R, C, I – New Hampton), along with his colleagues in the Senate Republican Conference, unveiled a package of legislation to help “Reset New York’s Restaurant and Hospitality Industry." more
GOSHEN, NY — Sen. Mike Martucci (R, C, I – New Hampton) was sworn into his first term in the New York State Senate during a combined in-person and virtual ceremony that occurred in the … more
It was shocking to watch the insurrection unfold at the U.S. Capitol. Fascists and white supremacists came to our Capitol with weapons, bombs and a goal of intimidation and harm in an effort to … more
NEW YORK’S 42ND SENATE DISTRICT — When Sen. Jen Metzger won the election in 2018, it was notable that she had turned such a reliably Republican district blue. Her Republican predecessor, … more
Martucci scores state Senate seat 42ND SENATE DISTRICT OF NEW YORK — Weeks since Election Day, Democratic Sen. Jen Metzger (NYS-42) conceded her race for reelection to Republican challenger … more
Three weeks after Election Day, most of approximately 30,000 absentee and affidavit ballots have been counted in the contest for New York’s 42nd State Senate District, and Senator Jen Metzger has conceded the race. more
42ND SENATE DISTRICT, NY — In a tight 2018 election, Democratic candidate Jen Metzger nabbed New York’s 42nd District Senate seat away from the GOP after Republican Sen. John Bonacic had … more
MONTICELLO, NY — On the plus side, the protesters left their torches and pitchforks at home, electing instead to show up with homemade signs and a bullhorn to effectively break up a press … more
Jurors selected for fatal crash case MONTICELLO, NY — Acting District Attorney Meagan Galligan announced at a recent press conference that 23 jurors have been chosen to hear a case about … more
ALBANY, NY — After being away from Albany since March, the New York State Senate reconvened on May 26 and ultimately passed numerous bills meant to address the COVID-19 pandemic and health … more
BEACH LAKE, PA — During its April 14 monthly meeting, held live one hour earlier than usual to accommodate a COVID-19 8 p.m. curfew, the Berlin Township Board of Supervisors voted unanimously … more
HARRISBURG, PA — The PA Senate this week gave final approval to two bills that would strengthen the criminal justice system and reduce costs to taxpayers and Gov. Tom Wolf quickly signed them … more
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