PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Some schools and flights are delayed this morning, thanks to a storm system that dumped several inches of snow along with freezing rain before starting to move out of the region this morning. Some school districts in the Poconos are closed for the day.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - State lawmakers are making progress on an overhaul of Pennsylvania's charter-school law. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports the legislature could act within weeks on a bill. Opponents have voiced worry parts of the measure will speed the flight of students from traditional public schools to charters.
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Investigators believe a Saturday shooting in Cambria County that killed a man was a hunting accident. Timothy Bruce had been out deer hunting when he was shot Saturday afternoon. The Johnstown Tribune-Democrat reports local and state authorities continue to investigate the shooting.
JERMYN, Pa. (AP) - Northeastern Pennsylvania man Leo Moskovitz has a simple secret for his long life -- 109 years and counting -- joking that God can't find him because of his unlisted phone number. The (Scranton) Times-Tribune reports Moskovitz celebrated his birthday with family and friends yesterday. He says if he knew what the secret was to a long life, he'd patent it.
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