By Alex Lloyd Gross It is despicable to claim to have served in the US Military to gain a free meal or other discount. It is outrageous to fake discharge papers, claim to be a Prisoner of War to get money from the Veterans Administration you are not entitled to. That is exactly what Richard
PHILADELPHIA HALF MARATHON & ROTHMAN 8K SATURDAY, 11-23-19, 7:25 AM On Saturday, 11-23-19, the Philadelphia Half Marathon & Rothman 8K will take place. The following are the routes: ROUTE-HALF MARATHON 7:25 AM The race will begin on the B.F. Parkway at the Ivory Coast flagpole (2200 B.F. Parkway) and travel east in the westbound inner
ROCKY RUN – SATURDAY, 11-9-19 The Rocky Run 5K/10-Mile running event will take place in Fairmount Park on Saturday, 11-9-19. The following Streets will be closed: M.L.K. Drive: Art Museum to Falls Bridge 3AM to 1PM Strawberry Mansion Bridge: 6AM to 11AM Ford Road: Chamounix Dr to Strawberry Mansion Bridge 6AM to
By Alex Lloyd Gross EMS providers are not happy about this bill. It was put forth by Perry Warren (d) Bucks and it just came out of committee. Anyone affiliated with public safety is against this in it’s present form as this bill, as written could cause EMS providers to close or curtail their services.
By Alex Lloyd Gross The numbers are staggering. Pennsylvania once had 300,000 volunteer firefighters, now there are about 30,000. Something must get done to attract and retain more firefighters. Bucks County Pa Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (r) is spearheading a joined federal- state task force to address the issue. The result of shortages is that when
Alex Lloyd Gross It is a no brainier. Pass a bill that toughens existing laws against animal cruelty. That is exactly what happened this past week in the US House of Representatives The US senate has their own bill and that they are working on. So it is not law just yet. The Preventing Animal
HARRISBURG — Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that he and Attorneys General Josh Stein (NC), Herbert Slatery (TN), and Ken Paxton (TX) secured a $48 billion agreement in principle with Cardinal Health, McKesson, Amerisource Bergen, Johnson & Johnson, and Teva for their roles in fueling the opioid epidemic. The framework agreed upon includes $22.25
By Alex Lloyd Gross Vaping is a fad which has attracted millions of people. Some think it is safer than smoking cigarettes. Within the last two years, 26 people have died and thousands of others received serious lung damage which has been attributed to vaping and using “flavored” vape juice. This contains higher concentrates of
Digital Staff The following is a press release from Bucks County Bucks County will play host once again to the autumn #HoldOnYouMatter Walk on November 2 to raise money and awareness for suicide prevention. The event will be held at the Upper Bucks campus of Bucks County Community College at One Hillendale Road, Perkasie. Check-in
Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen The pharmacists at GIANT Food Stores are offering free health screenings at two in-store pharmacies this week. On Saturday, Oct. 12 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Customers can receive free blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings – no appointment necessary at the Giant Food Stores in Bensalem and Fairless Hills.