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Clergy, residents complain about run-down rec centers

Clergy, residents complain about run-down rec centers

Waterview Recreation Center in East Germantown is supposed to be a beacon of hope for the surrounding community — a resource for children to engage in after-school activities, educational programs and athletic opportunities. But the facility has deteriorated, like...

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GOP wants personal voter data to root out fraud

GOP wants personal voter data to root out fraud

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania has spent nearly half a million dollars over the past six years to find and remove outdated registrations from its voter database, a process Senate Republicans now want to take up in a partisan-driven review at added expense to taxpayers. In...

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Minimum Wage Rally

Minimum Wage Rally

A wage rally was held Today at the Webster’s Bookstore Cafe in State College. At the rally activists business owners and leaders called on state legislature to raise the minimum wage in Pennsylvania to $15 dollars an hour. Those in attendance were State Senator Art...

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Sen. Haywood’s Office Hosts Electoral Redistricting Workshop

Sen. Haywood’s Office Hosts Electoral Redistricting Workshop

ABINGTON, PA — The office of state Sen. Art Haywood is inviting members of the public to attend an online education workshop for those interested in learning about legislative redistricting. Haywood's office will host the virtual program Wednesday from 6:15 p.m. to...

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Legislators take an educational trip on the Delaware

Legislators take an educational trip on the Delaware

There’s probably no better place to learn about water than on the water. With that thought in mind, state legislators, Delaware River Basin Commission members and others took to the river in the tall ship Kalmar Nyckel September 10 on an educational excursion aimed at...

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Opinion: Biden infrastructure plan lead pipe remediation

Opinion: Biden infrastructure plan lead pipe remediation

Every family in Pennsylvania deserves access to clean, safe drinking water. Unfortunately, in many parts of our commonwealth, particularly in communities in Southeastern Pennsylvania with older infrastructure, we are still struggling to fulfill that promise.

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The Sedgwick Theater in Mount Airy gets big economic boost

The Sedgwick Theater in Mount Airy gets big economic boost

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- The historic Sedgwick Theater is getting a large economic boost to help with much-needed improvements as it stages a comeback. State Senator Art Haywood was in Mount Airy to help present a $500,000 grant to fund much-needed...

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