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Analysis: Pennsylvania's Schuylkill County has 31st highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Pennsylvania's Schuylkill County was more than 1,600 in the third quarter of 2018, an 126-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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PHILADELPHIA ONE DAY YOUR WAY~and~FLOWER SHOW EXPRESS - Join a Bradford Travel Motorcoach Journey. $133pp. 2019 Flower Show admissions included -- as well as ample time to explore the city of Brotherly Love doing "just as you please."

Analysis: Pennsylvania ranks 34th best on property tax study

Pennsylvania finished 34th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in Pennsylvania

Saint Joseph's University, Villanova University and Lafayette College top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs in Pennsylvania in 2016

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 6.2 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in February 2019 were $8 billion, an increase of 6.2 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report 7.2 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in February 2019 were $13.4 billion, an increase of 7.2 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 2.6 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in February 2019 were $19.6 billion, an increase of 2.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 1.4 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in February 2019 were $51 billion, an increase of 1.4 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers report 2.3 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers in February 2019 were $12.5 billion, an increase of 2.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report 2.1 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in February 2019 were $13.5 billion, an increase of 2.1 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report 7.3 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in February 2019 were $39.8 billion, an increase of 7.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Grugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers report 6.8 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by grugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers in February 2019 were $59.7 billion, an increase of 6.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 4.6 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in February 2019 were $11.5 billion, an increase of 4.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 2.2 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in February 2019 were $11.4 billion, an increase of 2.2 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report 2.2 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in February 2019 were $39.9 billion, an increase of 2.2 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 4.2 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in February 2019 were $20.7 billion, an increase of 4.2 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 1.9 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by paper and paper products wholesalers in February 2019 were $8.1 billion, an increase of 1.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 3.6 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in February 2019 were $43.1 billion, an increase of 3.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 7.1 percent increase in year-over-year February sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in February 2019 were $16.2 billion, an increase of 7.1 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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