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5/17/2011

Ready, Set, Inflate! Capitol Event Kicks Off National Safe Boating Week
 
U.S. Coast Guard, boating organizations, and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) to kick-off National Safe Boating Week on Wednesday, May 18, at 11:15 a.m. in the Main Rotunda of the State Capitol Complex
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5/16/2011

Governor Corbett Recuperating After Successful Surgery
 
Governor Tom Corbett underwent successful back surgery this morning at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh
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5/3/2011

Governor Corbett Honors Holocaust Victims at Remembrance Event
 
Governor Tom Corbett today paid tribute to victims of the Holocaust at a remembrance ceremony held in his Reception Room at the state Capitol.
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5/2/2011

Governor Corbett Pays Tribute to Fallen Law Enforcement Officers
 
Governor Tom Corbett today paid tribute to Pennsylvania's fallen law enforcement officers during a ceremony at the state Capitol in Harrisburg.
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4/29/2011

Governor Corbett Praises Chester Community Charter School
 
Governor Tom Corbett today toured the Chester Community Charter School, telling students that "having a choice means having a chance.''
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4/27/2011

Governor Corbett Tours Google in Pittsburgh, Talks Jobs and Growth
 
Governor Tom Corbett today toured Google Pittsburgh, where he highlighted his proposed budget's commitment to growing the state's economy and helping employers create jobs. The facility employs more than 150 engineers who are critical to the development of Google's core initiatives in Search and Ads.
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4/26/2011

Western PA teacher and retired state trooper accused of traveling to meet 13-year old "girl" for sex
 
291st arrest by A.G.'s Child Predator Unit
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4/19/2011

Governor Corbett Tours Farason in Coatesville, Talks Jobs and Economic Growth
 
Corbett highlighted his commitment to growing the state's economy and helping businesses create jobs for hardworking Pennsylvanians.
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4/15/2011

Governor Corbett Urges Young Pennsylvanians to Embrace Public Service, Give Back to their Communities
 
Governor Tom Corbett today addressed the opening session of the YMCA's Youth and Government Model Legislature
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4/14/2011

April 16 Marks Opening Day of Trout Statewide
 
Harrisburg, PA - Anglers from across the state have been helping the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission ( PFBC) stock more than one million adult trout in preparation for the traditional opening day on April 16.
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4/12/2011

First Lady Susan Corbett Visits Harrisburg Child Care Center, Help Kick Off 'Week of the Young Child'
 
Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett helped kick off "The Week of the Young Child" today, at the Child Care Center located in the Finance Building in Harrisburg. Mrs. Corbett helped children paint a mural that will be displayed at the center's entrance.
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4/12/2011

Governor Corbett Helps Launch 150th Anniversary Observation of the Civil War
 
Governor Tom Corbett today helped to launch Pennsylvania's observance of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the four-year struggle between northern and southern states that forever ended slavery in the United States.
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4/8/2011

Statewide heroin distribution network dismantled in "Operation Black Widow;" Twelve face criminal charges including several illegals
 
HARRISBURG - Agents from the Attorney General's Bureau of Narcotics Investigation, assisted by local police from Philadelphia and Bucks County along with federal authorities, have filed criminal charges against twelve suspects accused of operating a wide-reaching drug network based in southeastern Pennsylvania responsible for the distribution and sale of more than $16 million worth of heroin and cocaine per year.
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4/7/2011

Governor Corbett Tours Kurt J. Lesker Company in Clairton, Talks Jobs and Economic Growth
 
Clairton, Allegheny County - Governor Tom Corbett today toured Kurt J. Lesker Company, a family owned international manufacturer and distributor of vacuum products, highlighting his commitment to growing the state's economy and helping businesses create jobs for hardworking Pennsylvanians.
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4/4/2011

Transportation, Safety Officials Mark 'Work Zone Awareness Week' After Deadly Year for Road Crews, Motorists
 
Recognizing the 22 people killed in work zones statewide last year, acting PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch, P.E., today joined other state officials and local public utility providers to mark the start of National Work Zone Awareness Week, which runs through April 8.
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