Lehigh County farm hosts Rep. Wild, members of Biden administration, discusses grants designed to assist small farms develop

Lehigh County farm hosts Rep. Wild, members of Biden administration, discusses grants designed to assist small farms develop

WEISENBERG TWP., Pa. – Tucked away in Weisenberg Township, Lehigh County, issues are fairly busy on this 80-degree day at Willow Haven Farm. “We’re an natural vegetable farm which has expanded into flower manufacturing, bread baking, and we additionally make high-quality cheeses,” stated Reuben DeMaster, who owns the farm. The 13-year-old farm has the whole…

Oversight of Pa. habit restoration properties will start quickly, however operators sluggish to opt-in

Oversight of Pa. habit restoration properties will start quickly, however operators sluggish to opt-in

Highlight PA is an impartial, nonpartisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive/The Patriot-Information, TribLIVE/Pittsburgh Tribune-Evaluation, and WITF Public Media. Join our free newsletters. Harrisburg, Pa. — The Wolf administration is getting ready to implement its long-awaited licensing system for habit restoration properties, which have operated with restricted oversight for years. However…

Wolf administration visits Valley Well being Companions Group Well being Heart to push for entry to medication-based remedy for Opioid Use Dysfunction

Wolf administration visits Valley Well being Companions Group Well being Heart to push for entry to medication-based remedy for Opioid Use Dysfunction

Challenge RAMP, or Rural Entry to Remedy-Assisted Therapy in Pennsylvania, is the Wolf Administration’s initiative aimed toward increasing entry to drugs for individuals battling opioid habit. “We are going to get nowhere if we do not proceed to share the hope that may include remedy for this illness,” stated Jen Smith, Secretary of Pennsylvania’s Division…

Berks Commissioners approve grant administration settlement with redevelopment authority

Berks Commissioners approve grant administration settlement with redevelopment authority

READING, Pa. –The Berks County Commissioners on Thursday authorized an settlement with the Berks County Redevelopment Authority for the administration of a $12.7 million state grant. The grant is from the state’s allocation of the American Rescue Plan funds, particularly earmarked for the county’s emergency rental help program. This system was designed to offer rental…