Daily Archive: February 27, 2019

Governor Wolf Introduces PA GI Bill

Today at Fort Indiantown Gap, Governor Tom Wolf outlined the benefits of his proposed PA GI Bill that enables members of the Pennsylvania National Guard (PNG) to earn college benefits for their spouse and children. The PA GI Bill, or Military Family Education Program, would be the first program of its kind in the nation.…

GE Workers on Strike

1,700 workers at a GE plant in Pennsylvania went on strike, the first big work stoppage in U.S. manufacturing in three years, according to HuffPost. Workers at the Erie, PA plant haven’t gone on strike themselves since 1969.

Members of the United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE) accuse Wabtec Corp., who recently …

Traffic Stop Leads To Arrests

At approximately 2313hrs, February 26, 2019, Officer Brian Dubin, while on routine patrol in the City of Hazleton observed a grey BMW, bearing Pennsylvania registration at West. 4th Street and Grant Street parked on the south side of W. 4th Street. The BMW immediately started traveling east on W. 4th St. without its headlamps illuminated. …