Eleven companies including Mercedes-Benz USA (DAI:GR), BMW of North America (BMW:GR), Lockheed Martin (LMT), and Novo Nordisk (NVO) are forging partnerships with the magnet schools. Last year, 32,254 kids enrolled, up 30 percent from 2000.
MEADVILLE, Pa. - Once they got home from the Great War, the soldiers of Company B made a vow: They'd reunite yearly and save a trophy of their adventure - a bottle of French wine - until one man was left alive.
In the northwestern Pennsylvania town of Meadville, a group of businesses evolved over a century into a tool-and-die sector of more than 130 companies. The companies had grown with the American auto industry, and their fates were tied to Detroit.
Kevin Lundeen, Director of the Erie County Office of Children and Youth is resigning. The decision comes one day after Conewango Township Police in Warren County charged him with theft, forgery and fraud.
State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin is expected to be charged Friday as a result of a grand jury investigation looking into improper campaign activity, according to a source familiar with the investigation.
Other sections of the land are occupied by an industrial park, where there are PPG Industries, Arro Forge and J&M Pipe Co. plants, and 500 acres are a U.S. Army training and reserve center, much like Camp Ravenna. Edinboro University graduate Jim Brown ...