Monthly Archives: November 2012

Read York County’s agreement with PrimeCare Medical Inc.

I wrote about the county’s contract with PrimeCare Medical Inc., a company that provides medical services to inmates. York County Commissioner Doug Hoke said PrimeCare is responsible for costs up to a certain threshold. He didn’t know what that threshold … Continue reading

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New program offers York County veterans discounts at some businesses

The York County Recorder of Deeds’ office will launch a new program on Monday aimed at thanking York County veterans for their military service, according to a news release. Honorably discharged veterans in York County will be able to receive … Continue reading

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Todd Platts’ final hearing as subcomittee chairman set for this morning

The hearing is set to begin in a few minutes. Full release, after the jump:

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York County Dems announce plans for replacing Eugene DePasquale

The York County Democratic Party announced plans for how they’ll select a nominee to replace state Rep. Eugene DePasquale, D-West Manchester Township. Interested candidates who have submitted a letter to the county party will be invited to a public forum, … Continue reading

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York County commissioners approve $45,000 severance agreement

York County commissioners today approved a severance agreement with Robert Nace, the county’s former executive director of human resources. The agreement says that in exchange for severance pay of $45,000, less withholdings, Nace “agrees to settle any and all claims … Continue reading

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Check out this photo of Todd Platts in the Oval Office

Photo from Tuesday’s signing of the Whistleblower Protection and Enhancement Act, legislation that U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County, has been pushing for eight years.

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York 912 Patriots to host states’ rights forum

The York 912 Patriots will hold a states’ rights forum at 7 p.m. Dec. 6, according to a news release. Matt Brouillette, president and CEO of the Commonwealth Foundation, will host, according to the release. And speakers include Leo Knepper … Continue reading

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Barack Obama signs whistleblower bill backed by Todd Platts into law

President Barack Obama today signed into law the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act – a measure that U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County, and others have been working on for eight years, according to a news release. The law increase protections … Continue reading

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State Rep. Seth Grove’s district office to move

State Rep. Seth Grove, R-Dover Township, will be relocating his district office to 1954 Carlisle Road in West Manchester Township. The current office — located at Westgate Plaza, 1550-C Kenneth Road — will officially close down Thursday, according to the … Continue reading

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Full news release from county on carbon monoxide leak at prison

Full release from the county on the carbon monoxide leak at York County Prison (sent shortly before 11 a.m.): On Wednesday evening, inmates in a female housing unit within the York County Prison presented symptoms consistent with carbon monoxide exposure.

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