Pennsylvania third for drug overdose deaths nationally

Pennsylvania third for drug overdose deaths nationally

(The Middle Sq.) – Drug overdose deaths have been at a record-high in America in 2021, surpassing 2020’s by 15%. Provisional information from the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention estimated that 107,622 People died from drug overdoses in 2021, with the vast majority of these deaths linked to artificial opioids. Pennsylvania’s overdose deaths solely…

Montgomery Board of Commissioners up to date on American Restoration Plan Act

Montgomery Board of Commissioners up to date on American Restoration Plan Act

NORRISTOWN, Pa. – The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners acquired an replace on the standing of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) within the county at its assembly Thursday morning. Tom Bonner, director of the restoration workplace, delivered the replace to commissioners. The funding allotted on to Montgomery County totals $161.4 million. It doesn’t embrace…

North American Railcar Operators Assoc. brings 'rail speeders' to Schuylkill County

North American Railcar Operators Assoc. brings 'rail speeders' to Schuylkill County

TAMAQUA, Pa. – Greater than a dozen items of railroad historical past took a visit to Schuylkill County over the weekend. Members of the North American Railcar Operators Affiliation stopped by the Tamaqua Station with these “rail speeders.” The small railroad vehicles have been used years in the past to move staff to completely different…

American Airways will use buses for hops to Philadelphia

American Airways will use buses for hops to Philadelphia

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — American Airways has employed a bus firm to hold passengers between Philadelphia and two airports which might be solely a brief hop away by air. The service will begin June 3 between Philadelphia Worldwide Airport and airports in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and Atlantic Metropolis, New Jersey, the airline mentioned Thursday with the…