News Releases

Nov

13

2019

November 13, 2019

A building project in Tunkhannock Township has been awarded funding through the Multimodal Transportation Fund by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) at its meeting today, according to Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20) and Rep. Karen Boback (R-117), who worked together to secure the grant.   [Read More]

Nov

12

2019

November 12, 2019

Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th) and Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-120th) announced today that Kingston and Forty Fort Borough will receive a combined $1.3 million in state grants to assist with local trail and transportation development projects.   [Read More]

Oct

25

2019

October 25, 2019

Patrick Solano, of Pittston Township, has received many honors and awards over the years. But the WWII veteran says the recognition he recently received by the state Senate is, “the optimum.”   [Read More]

Oct

22

2019

October 22, 2019

It is fitting for us to honor Patrick Solano, for his sense of honor and duty and patriotism during World War II.   [Read More]

Oct

21

2019

October 21, 2019

Two Luzerne County libraries are among 19 statewide that will receive a Keystone Grant through the Pennsylvania Department of Education.   [Read More]

Oct

18

2019

October 18, 2019

The Senate Judiciary Committee will meet Monday to hear testimony regarding a Department of Corrections report on parolee homicides and other matters, according to Chairwoman Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th).   [Read More]