Greensburg Salem Marching Band Play Outside Of Middle School To Protest Budget CutsMembers of the Greensburg Salem Marching Band gathered outside of the middle school to play their instruments in protest against a budget that could cut the music program.
Blackhawk Principal Keeps Job After Funding ConcernsFunding in the Blackhawk School District is still a question, but today, a principal at the third, fourth and fifth grade building is keeping her job.
Budget Cuts Threaten Local Energy LabThe National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), with two big facilities in South Park and Morgantown, is not well-known, but -- working with local universities -- it's America's fossil fuel research lab.
Education Advocates Protest Funding Cuts In HarrisburgHundreds of teachers and public school supporters rallied in Harrisburg Tuesday afternoon hoping to stall school closings and layoffs this fall.
Latrobe Air Traffic Control Tower To Close Air traffic control facilities at three Pennsylvania airports will close down as a result of budget cuts, the Federal Aviation Administration said Friday.
Chicken Wing Inflation Leaves Restaurants Flapping For Alternatives Sequestration and pending budget cuts have been the topic of much conversation lately and one surprising area to also be affected by its own budget crises is chicken wings.
Budget Cuts End Westmoreland Co. Air Show, Could Impact Latrobe AirportRepublicans and Democrats want the across-the-board budget cuts repealed, but neither side has a plan to do so and the effects are already being felt in our area.
Public Education Could Take Big Hit From Sequestration Sequestration is a fancy name for across-the-board federal budget cuts -- and just about everything is affected.
Federal Cuts Could Affect Pa. Programs The Obama administration says automatic spending cuts set to take effect this week would mean less money for Pennsylvania's schools, military, environmental protection, and drug treatment.
SCI Greensburg Employees Brace For New JobsUnion members at State Correctional Institute – Greensburg are already getting placement letters letting them know where they will be working when the facility shuts down in a few months.
Dozens Protest Privatization Of Beaver County-Run Nursing Home At the Beaver County Commissioner's meeting there were tears from those with loved ones at Friendship Ridge nursing home.
Public Education Funding In Danger Of Falling Off Fiscal CliffAs lawmakers debate what to do about the impending fiscal cliff, we're starting to get a better understanding of just what is at stake, including education.
Gateway School District Budget Battle Takes Ugly TurnThe budget battle turned ugly Wednesday evening in the Gateway School District. One board member says he was threatened over proposed cuts, and now police are involved.
Roadside Rally Protests Proposed Cuts At Gateway School DistrictNearly 100 students, parents and coaches gathered for a roadside rally in Monroeville Monday evening to protest budget cuts that could eliminate some sports.
Local Groups Head To Harrisburg To Protest Budget CutsA group of local faith, community and labor leaders are headed to Harrisburg to protest the governor's budget cuts, which they say are killing the community.