Several organizations in four local counties will receive housing program funds through the Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement (PHARE) fund, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Thursday.

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TORONTO (AP) — There’s no ear-splitting cannon booming from the stands in Columbus every time the Blue Jackets score. Gritty, the Philadelphia Flyers mascot, isn’t parading through the arena. …

A Bradford woman accused of causing an accident while DUI waived a preliminary hearing Wednesday before District Judge Dominic Cercone.

ERIE — A resident of Smethport has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Erie on charges of violating federal tax laws, U.S. Attorney Scott W. Brady announced on Tuesday.

WELLSBORO — Citizens & Northern Corp. announced its most recent dividend declaration and its unaudited, consolidated financial results for the three-month and six-month periods ended June 30.


NEW YORK — Walmart will require customers to wear face coverings at all of its namesake and Sam’s Club stores, making it the largest retailer to introduce such a policy that has otherwise proven difficult to enforce without state and federal requirements.

PITTSBURGH — The application process for Walmart’s seventh annual Open Call is open and the company invites entrepreneurs dreaming of landing their U.S.-manufactured products on Walmart shelves to apply for the opportunity to meet with Walmart buyers on Oct. 1, via virtual pitch meetings.

WELLSBORO — Citizens & Northern Corporation, headquartered in Wellsboro, and Covenant Financial Inc., headquartered in Doylestown, announced the completion of their merger as of Wednesday.

Sen. Kamala Harris brings an aggressive approach to politics and public policy, deep electoral experience and hands-on expertise in the beleaguered U.S. criminal justice system as Joe Biden’s running mate.

An up-to-date child immunization record is typically required by Pennsylvania schools at the start of the academic year. But the state Department of Health quietly announced last month that it was temporarily suspending requirements for children’s immunizations for two months, until the end …

PITTSBURGH (TNS) — It is probably fair to say that a primary preoccupation of Americans at the moment, whether as parents, grandparents or students themselves, is the question of in what form they should receive instruction this fall.


President Donald Trump on Friday told hundreds of New York Police Department officers that “no one will be safe in Biden’s America" if the former Democratic vice president defeats him in November. (Aug. 14)