Search for "Pennsylvania" - Good News Network
Home Search

Pennsylvania - search results

If you're not happy with the results, please do another search

“Ugly Tree” Helps Pennsylvania Town Find True Meaning of Christmas

Rain delayed the dedication yesterday of the so-called "ugly" Christmas tree in a town square in Reading, Pennsylvania, but a single red ornament placed...

Thousands Raised to Buy Car for Pennsylvania Sniper’s Lookalike

"Jim Tully's hours-long walks to and from his job in the Pocono Mountains, where he has been repeatedly stopped by police in a case...
Farm in autumn VWV

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules Against Fracking industry

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Thursday struck down provisions of the state's Oil and Gas Act that stripped municipalities of the power to determine...
graduate-secret-message

Three Pennsylvania Classmates Get Perfect SAT Scores

Three students from Montgomery County, Pa., accomplished something extremely rare -- they all scored a perfect score of 2400 on their SAT. And what's...
biofuel tanks at Hero BX in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Biodiesel Plant on Track for Record Year

Mixing 70 percent animal fat, and 30 percent used cooking oil, Pennsylvania's largest biodiesel plant is on track to produce a record 40 million...
solar roof from heliodynamics

Solar Development ‘Going Like Great Guns’ in Pennsylvania

Since the state's Sunshine Solar Program opened up in the spring of 2009, the solar demand in Pennsylvania has been "going like great guns...
poodles have been hailed as heroes before like this one

New Law Forcing Bleak Puppy Mills Out of Business in Pennsylvania

New Pennsylvania legislation has gone a long way toward ending the state's reputation as the "puppy mill" capital of the East. The strictest kennel...

Man Goes Viral for Giving Out Free ‘Dad Hugs’ to People Who Needed Them at Pride Parade

This Pittsburgh dad had a feeling that there may be some pride parade-goers who could not celebrate with their parents – and he turned out to be right.

Good News in History, June 8

66 years ago today, the US Supreme Court unanimously ruled that restaurants in Washington, DC could not refuse to serve black patrons, invalidating “separate...

Good News in History, May 27

25 years ago today, the Nobel prize winning author Alexander Solzhenitsyn flew back to his native Russia after 20 years of exile in the...

Watch the Adorable Video of US Student Teaching Italian Kids to Play American Football

This blog was submitted to GNN by Joe O'Neil. If you have any positive stories of your own that you would like to share...

Good News in History, May 18

Happy 70th Birthday to one of rock‘s most iconic and prolific keyboard players, Rick Wakeman. Best known for his three decades with the band...

Good News in History, May 14

Happy Birthday to director-screenwriter George Lucas who turns 75. Receiving 5 Oscar nominations (including Best Picture) for his 1973 debut film American Graffiti proved...

Good News in History, May 7

100 years ago today, Eva Perón, the First Lady of Argentina beloved by millions as a champion of the poor, was born. Impoverished as...

Good News in History, April 26

65 years ago today, Seven Samurai was released in theaters, the epic cinematic masterpiece co-written, directed, and edited by Akira Kurosawa. A technical and...

‘Proton Therapy’ is Noninvasive Treatment for High-Risk Cancers – In Use Today With ‘Excellent’ Success Rate

This “game-changing” treatment also comes with a minimal amount of side effects – and it has been shown to be less costly than traditional radiation.

Good News in History, April 9

80 years ago today, Marian Anderson sang for 75,000 people–and millions of radio listeners–from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in one of the...

El Activista de 7 Años de Edad Convenció a L.L. Bean de Cambiar la Política de su Empresa

En una visita a la tienda principal de L.L.Bean en Freeport, Maine- Estados Unidos, Benjamin Ball de siete años de edad preguntó si la...

Good News in History, April 1

The United States House of Representatives first met in New York City and held its first quorum, electing Frederick Muhlenberg of Pennsylvania as its first...

7-Year-Old Sea Turtle Activist Convinces L.L. Bean to Change Company Policy

On a visit to the L.L.Bean flagship store in Freeport, Maine, seven-year-old Benjamin Ball asked if the store’s café had a paper straw for...