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Pennsylvania Press Releases
Punxsutawney Phil Predicts an Early Spring in 2024
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 2, 2024Punxsutawney, PA – Pennsylvania’s very own world-famous groundhog Punxsutawney Phil predicted an early spring after not seeing his shadow this morning at Gob...
MEDIA ADVISORY – February 2 – GROUNDHOG DAY 2024
FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLYJanuary 26, 2024Will it be six more weeks of winter or an early spring? There is only one groundhog who holds the answer — Punxsutawney Phil! The Pennsylvania Tourism Office ...
Shapiro Administration Announces “Indigenous Peoples Cultural and Heritage Initiative”
Pennsylvania Tourism Office awarded Appalachian Regional Commission Area Planning Grant to develop promotion of the Commonwealth’s Indigenous HeritagePartnership with Lehigh University and federally r...
PA Ice Cream Trail Sweetens Summer with Record Number of Stops
Shavertown, PA – This summer, Pennsylvanians and visitors can beat the heat and get a sweet treat by visiting any of the 42 creameries that make up the 2023 Scooped: An Ice Cream Trail. T...
Pennsylvanians Encourage to Pay It Forward, Carry Out Acts of Kindness on 1-4-3 Day, May 23
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Josh Shapiro has called upon Pennsylvanians to share in acts of kindness in celebration of 1-4-3 Day in Pennsylvania on May 23. Today marks the fifth annual 1-...