Pa. pension fund says it won’t require board to sign secrecy oaths to hear key report
A law firm is set to unveil the findings of an internal investigation into the mammoth plan at a private session for the PSERS board next week.
.Story by Angela Couloumbis of Spotlight PA, Joseph N. DiStefano of The Inquirer and Craig R. McCoy of The InquirerHARRISBURG — Members of the board of Pennsylvania’s $73 billion school pension fund won’t be required to sign non-disclosure agreements before hearing on Monday the long-awaited findings of an internal investigation into the mammoth plan.
The Public School Employees’ Retirement System is still asking the board to sign the secrecy pacts, but is not insisting upon it, the plan’s spokesperson says. Her statement clarified a previous controversial email from the board’s chairman, asking members to sign NDAs without saying they had the option to refuse.Read more: PennLive.com »
How Ukrainian defenders left Sievierodonetsk in boats under cover of night
One of the last Ukrainian defenders of Sievierodonetsk said he withdrew in a boat, bitter to be leaving after weathering a weeks-long Russian onslaught on the ruined city but happy to be alive as he and others crossed the river to higher ground. Read more >>
Pa. woman recorded hitting person with a baseball bat arrested, police sayPolice said the video was circulating on Facebook, leading to the investigation.
Central Pa. man faces five counts of attempted homicide after setting house on fire: policeFirefighters responded to the blaze about 10:15 a.m. Sunday at a three-story duplex in the 100 block of Lincoln Street, York.
AES Clean Technology to open central Pa. manufacturing facility, hire nearly 100 new employeesThe new facility will employ 97 people.
Delco Man Charged With Over Two Dozen Burglaries Across Pa., NJA Delaware County man faces numerous charges in connection to over two dozen burglaries in several counties across Pennsylvania and New Jersey. According to Manheim Township police, Francisco Cartagena, 45, of Collingdale, is accused of breaking into several homes in the Cobblestone Lane area back in November in broad daylight, stealing jewelry, cash and other valuables. Further investigation also linked…
Proper guidelines were followed when 3 escaped lab monkeys were killed after Pa. crash: policeThe monkeys were killed in the interest of public health and safety for those at the scene of a Danville-area traffic accident, police said. No explanation as to the 4th monkey widely reported to still be lose on Sunday morning?
Police dog rescues Pa. man who got lost in frigid woodsA northern Michigan police dog rescued a Pennsylvania man who got lost Sunday in a densely wooded area during frigid temperatures, police said.