See what’s happening in District 3 from the ARRL EPA EC, WT Jones -WN3LIF. Scroll down the link’s page to see this week’s weekly bulletin. In this week’s issue: ARES Connect, Field Day observations, interesting anecdotal info from the EPA, … Read More
EPA Clubs: At Field Day get 100 bonus points for origination of a formal message to the ARRL EPA Section Manager (see below) or Section Emergency Coordinator. Include your club name, number of participants, Field Day location, and number of … Read More
PA Governor Tom Wolf has proclaimed that June is Amateur Radio Month. Here is the official proclamation:
Saturday, 6/15/19 We are deeply saddened to inform you of the untimely passing of Lee Parsons, N3LPJ of Union Dale, PA. Lee died in a tower incident this morning. Lee was the ARRL EPA Section Emergency Coordinator for Susquehanna County … Read More
PAARC, the Pottstown Area Amateur Radio Club, is hosting an equipment auction on Friday, June 7th at St. James Lutheran Church in Limerick, PA. Bidders are encouraged to inspect the auction items from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. The auction begins … Read More
Begins 1800 UTC Saturday, runs through 0259 UTC Monday (June 8-10, 2019). For amateurs in the US and Canada (and their possessions) to work as many amateur stations in as many different 2 degrees x 1 degree Maidenhead grid squares as … Read More
4:55 pm – Severe storms with large hail, damaging wind and a couple of tornadoes are also expected across the Upper Ohio Valley and Northeast States this afternoon and evening. Most of Pennsylvania is subject to this warning. Take cover … Read More
SUPPORT THE AMATEUR RADIO PARITY ACT Urge Your Senators To Support The Amateur Radio Parity Act ** It takes just two minutes ** We have an opportunity to positively affect Amateur Radio for years to come. H.R. 1301, the Amateur … Read More
Interim Section Manager Appointed in Eastern Pennsylvania 10/05/2016 Bob Wiseman, WB3W, of Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, has been appointed as the Interim Section Manager for the ARRL Eastern Pennsylvania Section. He is fulfilling the current term of office that was declared vacant … Read More
PLEASE FORWARD PLEASE FORWARD H/T to ASM/EPA Tom Mills, AF4NC whose eagle eye caught this moments ago. No doubt our successful NTS-CR proof-of-concept demonstration had a part in this. Be sure to give your full appreciation to P&SC members who … Read More
Check it out – at Philly.com no less! http://www.philly.com/philly/news/local/20160612_Old_tech_still_holds_appeal_for_South_Jersey_ham_radio_loyalists.html
EPA-ARRL played an important role in Cascadia Rising on behalf of NTS. In a true disaster of this scale, Washington, D.C. would be a madhouse of activity and confusion. FEMA’s Region 3 headquarters, which covers both Pennsylvania and Washington, is … Read More
May’s ARES reports have been posted.
Traffic reports for May 2016 are available.
June is Pennsylvania Amateur Radio Month by proclamation of Governor Tom Wolf. Our own EPA State Government Liaison, Dr Fred Serota K3BHX made this happen, as he’s done for years. Be sure to thank Fred for keeping ham radio in front of … Read More