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3/14/2014

Governor Corbett Declares March 16-22 Wildfire Prevention Week
 
Governor Tom Corbett has proclaimed March 16-22 as Wildfire Prevention Week in Pennsylvania, noting drying March winds and warming temperatures quickly can combine to increase fire dangers across Pennsylvania's forests and brush lands.
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3/12/2014

Governor Corbett Kicks Off Statewide Dog Licensing Campaign at Pittsburgh Animal Shelter
 
Governor Tom Corbett today urged Pennsylvanians to license their dogs, saying a current dog license is the best way to ensure lost dogs are reunited with their families.
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3/10/2014

Governor Corbett Officially Kicks Off 2014 Pocono Raceway Season
 
Governor Tom Corbett joined Pocono Raceway CEO Brandon Igdalsky, NASCAR officials and state legislators to officially kickoff the 2014 Pocono Raceway Season. Total economic impact on regional income is projected to be $277 million in 2014.
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3/9/2014

Gov. Corbett, First Lady Susan Corbett, Mark Pennsylvania's Birthday by Visiting William and Hannah Penn's Bucks County Home
 
Governor Tom Corbett, along with First Lady Susan Corbett, today visited Pennsbury Manor to mark Pennsylvania's Charter Day. Charter Day celebrates the birthday of Pennsylvania and provides visitors a special opportunity to see the original Charter of Pennsylvania.
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3/7/2014

Governor Corbett Announces Vatican Visit in Preparation for World Meeting of Families in September, 2015
 
Governor Corbett Announces Vatican Visit
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3/5/2014

Governor Corbett Launches Newest Feature on JobGateway?, Pennsylvania's Job-Matching Website
 
Governor Corbett today unveiled Big Interview, the latest enhancement to Pennsylvania's job-matching website, JobGateway?. Big Interview, a mock interview tool to help job seekers prepare for the workforce, was introduced at Harrisburg Area Community College with Labor and Industry Secretary Julia Hearthway, HACC President John "Ski" Sygielski, State Workforce Investment Board (WIB) chairman Dave Malone, WIB members and HACC faculty and students.
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3/5/2014

PennDOT, DEP Invite Volunteers to Join Statewide Spring Cleaning
 
PennDOT and the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) are seeking volunteers for this year's Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania effort that runs through May 31.
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3/4/2014

Governor Corbett Announces New Veterans Designation on Driver Licenses and Identification Cards
 
Surrounded by veterans and members of the Pennsylvania National Guard, Governor Tom Corbett today kicked off the new Veterans Designation for Pennsylvania driver's licenses and identification cards.
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3/3/2014

New Ad Campaign Launches to Promote Access to Health Insurance for Pennsylvania's Children
 
A new marketing campaign launches today aimed at ensuring Pennsylvanians understand that healthcare coverage is within reach for uninsured children.
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2/28/2014

Tax Time Offers Opportunity to Help PA Military Families
 
Individuals filing their 2013 Pennsylvania personal income taxes can help Pennsylvania's military personnel and their families by donating part or all of their refund to the Military Family Relief Assistance Program.
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2/25/2014

Governor Corbett Announces Commonwealth Court Has Granted Application to Vacate Receivership for the City of Harrisburg
 
Rescinds Fiscal Emergency
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2/21/2014

Pa. Turnpike Chief Assures Thorough Inquiry into Multi-Vehicle Incident
 
MIDDLETOWN, PA. (FEB. 21, 2014) - Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Chief Executive Officer Mark Compton today announced that the commission has begun a thorough review of the causes of and response to a series of traffic incidents that occurred Feb. 14 just before 8 a.m. on the Turnpike (Interstate 276) about seven miles east of the Willow Grove Interchange (Exit 343) in Lower Southampton Township, Bucks County.
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2/19/2014

Mobile Street Crimes Unit nets more than 100 arrests in Hazleton
 
HARRISBURG - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane and Hazleton Chief of Police Frank V. DeAndrea Jr. today announced the successes of the Mobile Street Crimes Unit in Hazleton, which include over 100 arrests and approximately 35,000 packets of heroin seized. In just the last 3 days, agents have made 30 arrests and seized 9,060 packets of heroin as a part of "Operation Rising Star."
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2/18/2014

Governor Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett Honor Leaders in African American Community for Black History Month
 
In celebration of Black History Month, Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett today joined the Governor's Advisory Commission on African American Affairs to recognize African American leaders from across Pennsylvania for their commitment and dedication to their community at an event at the Governor's Residence.
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2/18/2014

Department of Health Leaders Visit Hope Within Ministries Community Health Center, Unveil Grant Recipients
 
Secretary of Health Michael Wolf and Physician General Dr. Carrie DeLone today visited Hope Within Ministries, one of 40 new recipients to receive a grant through the department's Community-Based Health Care Subsidy Program.
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