Ranked choice voting gets big test in NYC

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NEW YORK (AP) — Ranked choice voting makes its debut in New York City’s mayoral primary Tuesday in one of the most high-profile tests yet for a system gaining use in pockets across the U.S. The system is based on a simple premise: Democracy works better if people aren’t forced to make an ...

Money, power, scandal: The PSERS saga, explained

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Pennsylvania’s largest pension fund is at the center of an equally large scandal, complete with an FBI investigation, a lawsuit, boardroom rebellions, and tons of money. The Public School Employees’ Retirement System, or PSERS, saga is sprawling and complicated. Here’s a quick rundown ...


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The classic cars returned to the streets of Bellefonte this weekend for the annual Historic Bellefonte Cruise, which is held every Father’s Day weekend in downtown Bellefonte. The event was cancelled last year due to COVID-19, but it returned in 2021 with more than 150 cars registered for the ...

Police News – June 21

Police, court and fires

No injuries SPRING MILLS — No one was injured in an incident involving three vehicles along Penns Valley Road, Penn Township, Centre County on June 16, state police at Rockview said. At approximately 6:10 p.m., Justen D. Leggett, 33, of Millheim, was traveling east on the roadway when he ...

Rust Reborn holds grand opening in Farwell


FARWELL — Just a couple of months after opening their doors, Rust Reborn announced its grand opening, fully licensed and insured to help keep your trucks, cars, motorcycles and ATV’s running like new. Matt McDonald is the owner/operator and wants to get to the root of every problem that’s ...

9/11 Memorial Ride to return

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WILLIAMSPORT — Tank Baird couldn’t be happier that motorcycles will once again be revving up their engines for the Lycoming County 9/11 Memorial Ride following a one-year hiatus. The state Senate this week unanimously passed a bill that avoids the regulatory process put upon communities ...