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The hot topic in Harrisburg this season is the state's pension problem.

The Republicans and Democrats each have plans, and Gov. Tom Corbett says addressing the more than $45 billion debt owed to the state pension systems must be part of any budget.

Joel and Christine Polacci live in a handsome Tudor home, on a quiet street that straddles Ben Avon's border with Avalon. It's got three bedrooms, a renovated kitchen complete with granite countertops and a back deck that's perfect for entertaining.

NEW CASTLE — The commissioners want the county to help local communities repair winter-ravaged roads.

A nearly $1 million deal orchestrated by Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski to sell land to a medical laboratory and keep its 400 jobs in the city has fallen through.

John Hanger has dropped out of the Democratic gubernatorial primary race, citing stiff competition from moneyed candidates and concluding he has "no path to victory."

The Lackawanna County Commissioners on Wednesday awarded a $1.14 million contract to a Colorado company to upgrade telecommunications hardware at the 911 center in Jessup.

With clients as diverse as Wiz Khalifa and state Democratic leader Jay Costa – and with enterprises that have just opened or are still a dream – these young women entrepreneurs still have much in common.They all say that Pittsburgh is great place to start up a business, if you remember that life and business are all about relationships.

When Leon Ford saw the flashing police lights around 10:00 PM on November 11, 2012, the 19 year old had no idea what he was in store for.  Leon recalls the regular Fall Sunday evening as “a good day.” While driving through his East End neighborhood, Ford was pulled over in what was no ordinary traffic stop.

A new poll out from the Robert Morris University Polling Institute shows that Pennsylvania voters are more likely than average Americans to oppose the Affordable Care Act in the context of mid-term elections.


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