2017 Veterans' Appreciation Dinner

Rep. Frank Burns hosts his annual Veterans' Appreciation Dinner.



Annual Food Drive

Rep. Frank Burns collects donations for his annual food drive benefitting the Dorothy Day Center at St. Francis University.



2017 Pet Food Drive Donations

Rep. Frank Burns delivers donations collected from his 2017 Pet Food Drive to the Humane Society of Cambria County.



Pet Food Drive 2017

Schools in the 72nd Legislative District again helped make Rep. Burns' annual Pet Food Drive in April a success. Here he is with students on collection day, as the items were gathered for delivery to the Humane Society of Cambria County.



2017 Tree Plantings

Rep. Burns made a springtime visit to the Cambria County Christian, Saint Benedict and St. Michael elementary schools to participate in tree plantings and discuss the environment.



Scholarships for First Responders event at Cambria County Fire School

Before suiting up for training exercises at the Cambria County Fire School on April 23, Rep. Burns held a media conference to discuss his House Bill 48, which would provide PHEAA scholarships for fire company, ambulance and rescue squad volunteers.



2016 Senior Fair

Rep. Frank Burns hosts his annual Senior Fair.



Regional Detox Centers Hearing

Rep. Frank Burns attends a House Democratic Policy Committee hearing to gather information on proposed legislation that would establish eight regional detox centers throughout Pennsylvania to help in the efforts to address the current heroin and opioid epidemic sweeping the state.



"Heroes" Kids Fair 2016

Rep. Frank Burns hosts a “Heroes” Kids Fair to recognize police officers, firefighters, and other emergency responders for their service to the communities of the 72nd Legislative District.



Blue Lives Matter

Rep. Frank Burns is the prime sponsor of a bill that would make assault on a law enforcement officer a hate crime in Pennsylvania.



Wirfel Bridge-Naming Ceremony

Rep. Frank Burns hosted a ceremony recognizing Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Herbert A. Wirfel, who was killed in the line of duty in February 1982. The bridge spanning U.S. Route 219 on Tower Road will forever be named the Trooper Herbert A. Wirfel Memorial Bridge, in recognition of this dedicated law enforcement officer.



2016 Special Olympics Fishing Derby

Rep. Burns attended the 2016 Special Olympics Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Bakerton Rod and Gun Club, on May 21. He commends the club for hosting such a worthwhile event.



2016 Pet Food Drive

With help from students at the Jackson Township, Cambria Heights, Portage and St. Benedict elementary schools, the offices of state Rep. Frank Buns collected and delivered a truckload of pet food to the Cambria County Humane Society on Thursday. These community-minded students make the annual Pet Food Drive a big success.



Burns Speaks at Statute of Limitation News Conference

Rep. Frank Burns speaks at a news conference calling on the Altoona-Johnstown Roman Catholic Diocese, which a grand jury determined shielded priests who sexually abused children for decades, to make amends by supporting legislation to lengthen the statute of limitations for such crimes.



Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon

Rep. Franks Burns held his annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon on Nov. 11, 2015 at Cresson Volunteer Fire Co., serving a free meal to the men and women who served our nation in the military. Attendees also had the chance to learn about programs benefiting veterans and obtain a photo identification card.



Abercrombie Memorial Bridge

Rep. Frank Burns participates in a ceremony renaming a bridge in the 72nd legislative district as the Alexander Miller Abercrombie Memorial Bridge, a Cambria County resident who was killed in battle during World War II.