The Daily Item will recognize people who have Made a Difference in the Valley in 2019 this week. These individuals have been nominated by others who wanted to highlight the impact they have had on the region.

Medical marijuana, though still in its infancy in Pennsylvania, has become a $350 million industry since the first dispensary opened in February 2018. Stakeholders are many, from growers and processors to doctors, dispensaries, patients and law enforcement. Today, CNHI newsrooms in Pennsylva…

Frustrated by the Veterans Health Administration over difficulties in getting needed medication and angered by frequent delays getting access to medical specialists, Valley veterans have not been happy with their health care program over the past few years.