| Jun 27, 2012
| 8:19 PM
The Mifflin County Coroner and the Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the death of a 15 year old boy. The body of Matthew Lemasters of Mount Union was discovered along the Norfolk Southern Railroad tracks in Wayne Township near Kistler Borough...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Nearly 2 million residents are being asked to conserve drinking water for the next three weeks so crews can complete "proactive" repairs to an aging water main in Southwest Baltimore that serves the region.
Alfred H. Foxx, Baltimore's public works...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Norfolk Southern is seeking applicants to fill about two dozen positions as train conductors based in the Harrisburg region. Applicants should arrive by 7:45 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 5 , and expect to spend the entire day. The railroad anticipates adding 2,600...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 1:56 PM
A Lebanon City man is dead after being struck by a train in Lebanon County. It happened just after 8 o'clock Monday night along the Norfolk Southern Railroad tracks along 25th Street in North Lebanon Township.
33 year old Brian Strauss was taken to a...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 1:12 AM
Drivers on US-131 south of downtown Grand Rapids now have to choose new ways to get off and on the freeway.
Burton Street is closed over US-131 for repairs. The bridge will not reopen until late October. The bridge to the immediate east of US-131 over...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Michigan’s version of high-speed passenger rail has hit a speed bump.
Barely a month after Amtrak trains started running at 110 mph in parts of Michigan on the Chicago-to-Detroit route, the passenger service is now crawling as slow as 25 mph on a...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Williamsburg's Bruce Hornsby is heading out on the festival circuit this summer and -- his local fans will be happy to know -- he's included his home region on his itinerary. The piano-pumping maestro will play a free concert at Norfolk's Harborfest...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:34 AM
Rick Santorum, whose campaign has seemed like something out of a science fiction novel to the Pennsylvanians who ended his political career six years ago, is kicking off his return to the state in the aptly named town of Mars.
The former U.S. senator,...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:27 AM
7 Stupidest Mistakes We Keep Seeing On Facebook
Facebook is full of people who overconfide so much that I often tremble in my stilettos. People are effectively shouting things over megaphones, making me scratch my weave in wonderment about their IQ!
| Oct 5, 2011
| 5:36 AM
One person is dead after being hit by a train in Dauphin County. Police say the incident happened around 2:45 Wednesday morning, in the area of 19th Street, Harrisburg.
Norfolk Southern says the person was trespassing along the tracks when he or she...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 2:20 PM
The National Park Service is planning six prescribed burns this fall for the Indiana National Lakeshore.
The burns will happen sometime between now and Thanksgiving because weather conditions play such a significant role in determining whether the time...