Gov. Tom Wolf Warns 200K Jeopardized By President Trump's Food Stamps MoveGov. Tom Wolf is warning that food stamp benefits for about 200,000 people are jeopardized by a Trump administration move to stop allowing states to exceed federal income eligibility thresholds.
Bill Proposed In Texas Would Ban Food Stamp Recipients From Buying Junk FoodA proposed bill in Texas would ban the purchase of junk food for SNAP recipients.
Food Stamp Recipients To Receive February Benefits Early To Avoid Government Shutdown WoesWith this government shutdown, 1.8 million Pennsylvanians would lose their food stamps in February, but officials found a loophole so that the February benefits could be awarded early.
Parishioners React To Child Sex Abuse Allegations Against Butler Co. PriestParishioners at a Butler County church are reacting to allegations that a recently retired priest sexually abused a minor in the '80s.
Pa. Senate Session Ends With No Vote On Church Abuse BillA feeling of disappointment filled the air in the Pennsylvania State Senate late Wednesday night after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement over the Statute of Limitations Reform Bill for child sex abuse victims.
SNAP Speaking Out About Grand Jury Report, Continue Push For Bishop Zubik To ResignVictims of child sex abuse in Pennsylvania Catholic dioceses are speaking out in the wake of a grand jury report.
Survivors Network Of Abuse Victims Asks Parishioners To Think Before Donating To ChurchA national network of abuse victims is asking parishioners to think before they contribute to the church in the wake of the devastating grand jury report.
Online Petition Proposing The Extension Of Food Stamps To Pet Food Is Getting Nationwide AttentionForty million Americans use food stamps through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, and one man wants to extend the food stamp program to pet food.
Trump's Proposed Food Stamp Changes, Including Work Requirement, Elicits ProtestsIt’s called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, but most call it food stamps, and the Trump Administration is proposing changes.
Furry Tails: Shamrock & Snap Are Searching For Good HomesAre you looking to bring a pet into your home? Local animal shelters are a great place to find a furry companion. This week, Furry Tails features Shamrock & Snap!
Congress Could Cut Food Stamp Program FundingThe House of Representatives may cut funding to the world's major food stamp program SNAP, or Supplemental Nutritional Food Program, which would take away food assistance to many Americans.
Downtown Protest Held Over Alleged Predator PriestA protest will be held downtown Wednesday afternoon to urge the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese to break their silence about an alleged predator priest who used to work in the city.
Parishioners Attend Farewell Service For Sewickley PriestMore than 1,000 people turned out at St. James Roman Catholic Church in Sewickley for a farewell mass for Rev. Daniel Valentine. He’s resigning after six years as the pastor of that church. Bishop David Zubik attended the service.
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Garfield Priest Accused Of Sexual AbuseParishioners at St. Lawrence O'Toole in Garfield were expecting to see long-time priest Father James Graham at mass on Sunday. Instead, they were read a letter about sexual abuse allegations against the 72-year-old pastor.