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  • Deer hunting season kicks off Monday

    Wednesday's hustle and bustle in the local grocery stores wasn't just about Thanksgiving. Stopping off for some ingredients for my daughter's pumpkin pie, I bumped into my dog groomer, Michele Busch, and her excitement was just as gear to this coming...
  • U.S. Route 222 Bridge Work to Detour Traffic over PA Turnpike, Nov. 9-12

    U.S. Route 222 Bridge Work to Detour Traffic over PA Turnpike, Nov. 9-12
    PennDOT District 8 today reminds motorists that Nov. 9-12 bearing replacement work will close the bridge that carries U.S. Route 222 South over the Pennsylvania Turnpike in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. This closure is part of a project that...
  • State Police Looking for Information in Unsolved Murder of Marine

    State Police Looking for Information in Unsolved Murder of Marine
    The Pennsylvania State Police is looking for information on a unsolved case, which involved the murder of United States Marine Corps Cpl. Robert Daniel Corriveau. Cpl. Corriveau was discovered deceased along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Chester County,...
  • PA Turnpike CEO Resigns

    PA Turnpike CEO Resigns
             A change of leadership coming up at the  Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission.  Chief Executive Officer Roger E. Nutt announced Tuesday that he will be stepping down effective on October 31, 2012.  Nutt had been CEO of the Turnpike Commission since...
  • Bridge Demolition work to close PA Turnpike for five hours starting April 21

    Bridge Demolition work to close PA Turnpike for five hours starting April 21
    The Turnpike between Breezewood and Carlisle will be shut down from 11 p.m. April 21 until 4 a.m. April 22. The Pennsylvania Turnpike cautions motorists that a 65 mile stretch of toll road will be closed in both directions for five hours the weekend of...
  • Lehigh Valley Farm preservation: Monroe County couple win heroes award

    In this era of urban sprawl and unfettered development, land preservation and conservation are keys to maintaining our outdoors heritage, whether it is forest, land or farm. Neal and Shirley Murphy of Polk Township in Monroe County are certainly worthy...
  • Pennsylvania Turnpike to Close Overnight

    Pennsylvania Turnpike to Close Overnight
    The Pennsylvania Turnpike alerts motorists traveling between Donegal Interchange(Exit #91) and Somerset Interchange(Exit #110) of a four-hour closure beginning at 11:45 p.m. on May 19 and ending at approximately 4 a.m. on May 20, for an overhead bridge...
  • Lawmakers consider bill to boost Pennsylvania Turnpike speed limit

    Lawmakers consider bill to boost Pennsylvania Turnpike speed limit
    A bill to boost the speed limit on the Pennsylvania Turnpike is gaining traction. Some drivers say it's a change that's long overdue, adding it may encourage more people to use the turnpike. However, some drivers have concerns about safety on the roads....
  • Frank Lloyd Wright's vision flows through Fallingwater

    Frank Lloyd Wright's vision flows through Fallingwater
    MILL RUN, Pa. - Masterpiece. Art. Perfection. Many fancy words and rapturous phrases have described Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright's most famous house. It's all true. But what is also true is that I kept thinking, wow, this house is not childproof. A...
  • PA Turnpike operating under a Weather Advisory

    PA Turnpike operating under a Weather Advisory
    The Pennsylvania Turnpike is now operating under a Weather Emergency. Hurricane Sandy is currently moving northward across the Atlantic Ocean. The storm is expected to make landfall along the east coast on Monday. The storm will be producing strong...
  • Motorists Strongly Urged to Stay off Roadways in Eastern Pa

    Motorists Strongly Urged to Stay off Roadways in Eastern Pa
    UPDATE: Due to the dangerous wind speeds associated with Hurricane Sandy, beginning at 12:30 p.m. today the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) are expanding temporary speed limit reductions...
  • Pennsylvania Closing Philadelphia-Area Highways Due to High Winds

    Pennsylvania Closing Philadelphia-Area Highways Due to High Winds
    With tropical-force winds creating dangerous traveling conditions in the Philadelphia area, Governor Tom Corbett is closing the full length of Interstates 95 and 676; I-476 (non-toll portion); I-76 from the Pa. Turnpike to Passyunk Avenue and the U.S....