Pennsylvania Press Releases

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Published: May 22, 2014
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Published: May 07, 2014
News for Immediate Release May 7, 2014 Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett today joined Philadelphia Zoo officials to officially open Big Cat Crossing, the newest extension of Zoo360.  Zoo360 is a first-in-the-world travel and exploration system that gives...
Published: May 07, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 30, 2014 (Camp Hill, PA)—The Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation (PPFF) today invited Pennsylvanians to join its sixth annual Great Pennsylvania Outdoor Challenge (GPOC). The GPOC encourages participants to seek adventure, achieve better fitness, try healthier...
Published: May 05, 2014
First-of-its-Kind Event to Kick Off in Harrisburg on June 5 News for Immediate Release May 5, 2014 Harrisburg – Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today joined Pocono Raceway CEO Brandon Igdalsky and Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse to announce a unique NASCAR Hauler Parade coming to the...
Published: April 10, 2014
More Than 100 Fairs Combine Farms, Food and Fun News for Immediate Release April 9, 2014 Harrisburg – The 2014 Pennsylvania Fair Guide, featuring numerous family friendly travel destinations across the commonwealth, is now available in print and online. “Pennsylvania fairs offer top-notch...
Published: March 11, 2014
News for Immediate Release March 10, 2014 Governor Corbett Officially Kicks Off 2014 Pocono Raceway Season; Announces $5 million in Transportation Infrastructure Funds to Improve Traffic Flow at RacewayTotal economic impact on regional income is projected to be $277 million in 2014. Harrisburg...
Published: February 03, 2014
News for Immediate Release Feb. 1, 2014 Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett today offered a preview of his 2014-15 budget proposal with an announcement that he is launching Enhance Penn’s Woods, a 2-year, more than $200 million effort to repair and upgrade our natural treasures. The Governor is...
Published: February 02, 2014
Punxsutawney – Pennsylvania’s world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow this morning in the Pennsylvania Wilds. “What started as a small gathering in 1887 has now evolved into tens of thousands of visitors from around the nation coming to...
Published: January 28, 2014
News for Immediate Release Jan. 28, 2014 Harrisburg – The State Museum of Pennsylvania today announced its program schedule for February 2014: Community Free Day: Featuring the African American Read-In.  Created by the National Council of Teachers of English, the Read-In promotes literacy and...
Published: January 13, 2014
Video Feed Advisory – For Planning Purposes Only The Pennsylvania Satellite News Service will provide a digital satellite video feed between 5:45 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. (Eastern), Sunday, Feb. 2, of the annual Groundhog Day celebration from Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Pa. For additional details...