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BETHLEHEM (March 24) – State Senator Lisa Boscola’s Sportsmen’s Advisory Committee will be holding a Sportsmen’s Night on Thursday, March 30, 2006 at 7:00pm at the Tri-Boro Sportsman Club in Northampton, PA.  The focus of this meeting will be to discuss issues and concerns of local sportsmen, including but not limited to increased license fees, […]

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BETHLEHEM (MARCH 16) – State Senator Lisa M. Boscola was joined by Pennsylvania State Auditor General Jack Wagner and State Senator Patrick M. Browne at a press conference today to announce the introduction of two bills based on the findings and recommendations of an Auditor General investigation into the use of “swaps‟ deals within the Bethlehem Area School District.

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Reintroduces Bill Freezing Senior Citizen Property Taxes Bethlehem – February 16, 2011 – Application forms for rebates on property taxes or rent paid in 2010 are now available in Sen. Lisa Boscola’s local offices. “With the property tax burden so high, I urge senior citizens to check and see if they qualify for this rebate […]

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Harrisburg, January 25, 2011 – State Senate Democrats today unanimously elected Senator Lisa M. Boscola to chair the Senate Democratic Policy Committee. “I am thrilled with this leadership post because it will provide me with the means to advance legislative issues that are important to people who live in my legislative district and throughout Pennsylvania.” […]

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BETHLEHEM — Jan. 21, 2011 – Calling ice on vehicles a “potentially deadly highway hazard,” state Sen. Lisa Boscola (D-Northampton/Lehigh/Monroe) today reintroduced legislation that would require motorists to clear snow and ice off their cars and trucks before driving. “Leaving snow and ice on your vehicle can be dangerous and even fatal to other motorists […]

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HARRISBURG, November 17, 2010 – – The state Senate Democratic Caucus today selected state Sen. Lisa Boscola to serve as Caucus Administrator for the 2011-12 session. “It is a great honor and privilege to be selected to fill this crucial leadership post,” Boscola said. “Because I represent a district growing in population, I will bring […]

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BETHLEHEM (NOV 10) – State Senator Lisa M. Boscola is proud to announce that she will be hosting a free flu shot clinic in collaboration with Pocono Medical Center. It will be held on Thursday, November 18, 2010 at the Stroudsburg Borough Municipal Building, located at 700 Sarah Street, in Council Chambers from 10 a.m.-2pm. […]

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BETHLEHEM (June 16, 2010) – State Senator Lisa M. Boscola today reminds senior citizens, widows and widowers over the age of 50, and permanently disabled individuals over the age of 18 that the deadline to apply for their Pennsylvania Property Tax and Rent Rebate has been extended to December 31, 2010. The deadline for the […]

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BETHLEHEM (Jan 11) – State Senator Lisa Boscola announced today that the City of Bethlehem has been awarded a grant in the amount of $575,000 from the Department of Education to assist the Bethlehem Area Public Library with renovations and upgrades to the Library. The Keystone Recreation, Park and Conservation Fund Grant Program for Public […]

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BETHLEHEM, December 21, 2007 — Local municipalities recently received state funding toward recycling programs, according to state Sen. Lisa Boscola. “Recycling is a simple, yet effective way to reduce waste and help our environment. It also supports jobs and our economy,” Boscola said. “I’m pleased that the state is encouraging our communities to recycle.” The […]

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HARRISBURG (December 11) – State Sen. Lisa M. Boscola wants to teach school districts a civics lesson: voting and democracy should “come alive” in schools, not just be taught in history books.  When the Easton Area School District sued Northampton County to prevent the use of three elementary schools as polling places, Boscola felt it […]

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BETHLEHEM (Oct 13) – State Senator Lisa Boscola today assured area PACE/PACENET cardholders that their benefits are secure and will NOT change as a result of the new Medicare prescription drug benefit that begins in January of 2006. “PACE/PACENET cardholders should carefully review any information they receive about the new Medicare prescription drug benefit,” Boscola […]

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