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5/24/2016

Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Now Accepting Online Donations Benefitting the Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial
 
With Memorial Day quickly approaching, the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) has added a new opportunity for individuals or businesses to make an online donation to the Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial Trust Fund. Donations via the online application at www.donate.dmva.pa.gov will be used to preserve the Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial, located at the federal Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Lebanon County.
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5/24/2016

Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Now Accepting Online Donations Benefitting the Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial
 
Harrisburg, Pa. - With Memorial Day quickly approaching, the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) has added a new opportunity for individuals or businesses to make an online donation to the Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial Trust Fund. Donations via the online application at www.donate.dmva.pa.gov will be used to preserve the Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial, located at the federal Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Lebanon County.
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5/24/2016

Auditor General DePasquale Says Children's Lives Being Put at Risk Because Nearly 42,000 Calls to Child Abuse Hotline Unanswered
 
HARRISBURG - Thousands of children across the commonwealth could have been left in dangerous situations, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said today, because of severe deficiencies at ChildLine, the state hotline for reporting suspected child abuse and neglect.
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5/24/2016

Auditor General DePasquale Says Children's Lives Being Put at Risk Because Nearly 42,000 Calls to Child Abuse Hotline Unanswered
 
Constant short staffing leaving children in potentially abusive situations
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5/23/2016

Pennsylvania Unveils Five-year Affordable Housing Strategy
 
Today, the leaders of the Department of Human Services (DHS), the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA), and the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) released a five-year housing strategy to connect Pennsylvanians to affordable, integrated, and supportive housing.
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5/23/2016

Pennsylvania Unveils Five-year Affordable Housing Strategy Strategy will focus on serving more people in the community.
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today, the leaders of the Department of Human Services (DHS), the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA), and the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) released a five-year housing strategy to connect Pennsylvanians to affordable, integrated, and supportive housing. DHS Secretary Ted Dallas was joined by Brian Hudson, executive director & CEO of the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency, Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin, and DHS' executive housing director, Ben Laudermilch, at the unveiling event at Shepherd's Crossing in Mechanicsburg. Shepherd's Crossing is an inclusive workforce housing community.
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5/17/2016

Governor Wolf, Physician General Levine Remind Pennsylvanians about the Availability of Naloxone to Combat Overdoses
 
Governor Tom Wolf joined Pennsylvania Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today at the Rite Aid Pharmacy in Lemoyne to remind Pennsylvania residents and pharmacists that a doctor's prescription is not needed to obtain the life-saving opioid overdose antidote drug naloxone.
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5/17/2016

Governor Wolf, Physician General Levine Remind Pennsylvanians about the Availability of Naloxone to Combat Overdoses
 
Lemoyne, PA - Governor Tom Wolf joined Pennsylvania Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today at the Rite Aid Pharmacy in Lemoyne to remind Pennsylvania residents and pharmacists that a doctor's prescription is not needed to obtain the life-saving opioid overdose antidote drug naloxone.
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5/16/2016

Governor Wolf Proclaims May Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
 
With both temperatures and the number of motorcycles appearing on Pennsylvania roadways rising, Governor Tom Wolf has signed a proclamation commemorating May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
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5/16/2016

Governor Wolf Proclaims May Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
 
Harrisburg, PA - With both temperatures and the number of motorcycles appearing on Pennsylvania roadways rising, Governor Tom Wolf has signed a proclamation commemorating May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
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5/16/2016

Gov. Tom Wolf Proclaims May 16-20 Bike to Work Week, Officials Discuss Bicycle Safety.
 
PennDOT Announces New Bike Route Mapping Tool To Assist Riders .
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5/16/2016

PennDOT Announces New Bike Route Mapping Tool To Assist Riders
 
Harrisburg, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), the Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) joined other state and local officials today in kicking off Bike to Work Week May 16 - 20 by announcing the launch of a new interactive mapping tool for BicyclePA routes.
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5/13/2016

Governor Wolf's Week, May 8 - May 14, 2016
 
This week, the governor continued to hold bipartisan roundtable discussions in York, Monroe County, and Hazleton to discuss local and statewide efforts to lead the nation in combating the opioid abuse and heroin use epidemic. Fighting Pennsylvania's opioid and heroin epidemic is a top priority for Governor Wolf and these roundtables and panels are an opportunity to work collaboratively with the General Assembly and community leaders to ensure Pennsylvania leads the nation in the fight to combat the opioid abuse and heroin use crisis.
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5/12/2016

Millions of PA Residents Now Eligible for Low-interest, Fixed-rate Financing for Energy Efficient Home Improvements
 
Popular KeystoneHELP Program Re-launches: Millions of Pennsylvania Residents Now Eligible for Low-interest, Fixed-rate Financing for Energy Efficient Home Improvements.
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5/12/2016

Popular KeystoneHELP Program Re-launches: Millions of Pennsylvania Residents Now Eligible for Low-interest, Fixed-rate Financing for Energy Efficient Home Improvements
 
PHILADELPHIA, PA - The Pennsylvania Treasury, in partnership with leading national clean energy finance company Renew Financialhttp://www.renewfinancial.com/ and the Energy Programs Consortium (EPChttp://www.energyprograms.org/), a national nonprofit, is pleased to announce the re-launch of the award-winning Keystone Home Energy Loan Program (KeystoneHELPhttps://keystonehelp.com/), which provides Pennsylvania homeowners with up to $20,000 of affordable financing for home energy efficiency improvements.
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