- The Context
- State of the State
Explainsylvania is all about PA. Things you may or may not know. We’re going to have a little fun here. Feel free to send topic suggestions to the Listening Post.
Pennsylvania has 67 counties, 959 boroughs, 1546 townships and 56 cities.
According to our survey, the most commonly used terms to define the regions of Pennsylvania are Central Pennsylvania, the Pocono Mountains, Western Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley.
Newbery Award-winning author Jean Craighead George wrote more than one hundred books for children and young adults, including “Julie of the Wolves” and “My Side of the Mountain.”