| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Less than 50 miles from the Lehigh Valley, as the crow flies, is the only museum dedicated entirely to the world's most important document.
The National Constitution Center is two blocks from Independence Hall, where the U.S. Constitution was signed...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Pennsylvania may soon get one of its most revealing insights ever into how its venal political system operates.
On Tuesday, following a six-day hearing on charges against former Pennsylvania Turnpike officials and a former state Senate leader,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:53 AM
As famed nurse Florence Nightingale once said, “the connection between health and dwelling is one of the most important that exists.” The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state that many of the health improvements achieved in the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Vinton "Bun" Joseph Griffith, 97 of Somerset, died June 30, 2013, at Siemon’s Lakeview Manor Estate. Born Jan. 20, 1916, in Heilwood, he is the son of John Christ and Sarah Jane (Dunmire) Griffith. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife the...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Skies darkened over Somerset County Tuesday evening as a gusty thunderstorm moved through the region.
Somerset County Control went into storm mode around 8 p.m. because at least 10 weather-related incidents were being reported. The majority of...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Woman, children treated following I-81 crash
A woman and two children were treated at Meritus Medical Center and released Sunday after a single-vehicle accident in the area of the ramp from eastbound U.S. 40 to northbound Interstate 81, west of...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:22 PM
It Ain't The Jetsons ... ... and their jet-cars, but it is a start. The Corbett administration sent out a video press release this afternoon on Guv's presence at a ribbon-cutting for a new all-electronic Pennsylvania Turnpike interchange in southeastern.....
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Thundersnow was heard in Somerset County Monday as part of a storm that resulted in dozens of weather-related incidents.
Bob Smerbeck, senior meteorologist at AccuWeather.com, said there were eight lightning strikes over Somerset County between noon and...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Ten Somerset County hoteliers have formed an association to market their businesses and the county.
The group was motivated to join forces by nearly two years of construction at the Pennsylvania Turnpike interchange in Somerset that changed...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:12 PM
State police stopped a Florida man on the Pennsylvania Turnpike who was hauling a stolen trailer.
Police charged Joel George Ross, 44, West 30th Street, Orlando, with theft and receiving stolen property.
Police stopped Ross’s tractor-trailer...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 7:17 PM
A 32-year-old New Jersey man is accused of transporting 77 bricks of heroin on the Pennsylvania Turnpike Thursday night.
Fred Douglass Abraham, Paterson, was charged with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled or...