PAN’s afternoon Notary Reappointment Seminar in Johnstown on Wednesday, May 22, has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please note: The morning Notary Reappointment Seminar on May 22 in Johnstown is NOT cancelled.
The Wills for Heroes event scheduled for Saturday, May 11 in Ross Township (Pittsburgh), has been cancelled due to “unforeseen circumstances.” The event planner told PAN that the event will be rescheduled for a date sometime this summer. We apologize for the inconvenience. Once PAN learns the new Wills for Heroes event date, we will […]
Wills for Heroes will hold an event Saturday, May 11, at the Ross Township Community Center, 1000 Ross Municipal Drive, Pittsburgh, and is in need of four notary volunteers. Notaries are needed for 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The organizer is flexible on hours, so if you can make […]
City Commissioners Chairwoman Lisa Marie Deeley, who is facing election in the May primary, quietly lost her notary commission last year for failing to check the identification of a woman whose signature she notarized. In doing so, Deeley approved documents that fraudulently deprived a woman of her right to her husband’s death benefits. The husband […]
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) posted an updated MV-70S – Schedule of Fees. The edition date in the upper right corner of the form is 4/19. The updated form shows the motor vehicle fees in effect until June 30 along with the fees that take effect July 1. For example, the fee to renew […]
PennDOT announced the registration fee increases that will appear on renewal notices sent to customers whose registrations have a current expiration date of July 2019 or later. PennDOT will begin accepting the new fees on April 17, 2019 for registrations expiring July 2019 or later. Act 89 of 2013 provides for biennial adjustments to numerous […]
A Wills for Heroes event on May 4, 2019 in Chester County is in need of notaries to volunteer their services. The event will be held at the Pennsylvania State Police Troop – J Avondale Station, 2 Moxley Road, Avondale, PA. Notaries should arrive by 11:30 p.m. and bring their notary equipment (stamp and journal). […]
It will become more expensive in Ohio to become a notary public on September 20. Currently, the fee is $15. After September 20, 2019, the cost could be as much as $150 for new commissions and $60 for renewals. Additionally, Ohio notaries will have to undergo a Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation background check […]
The Pennsylvania Association of Notaries (www.notary.org) will hold several educational seminars April 16-17 for State College area notaries. PAN’s First Time Notary Seminar (9 a.m. to noon) is state-approved and fulfills the three-hour mandatory education provision for new notaries. The Everyday Notary Challenges Seminar (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) is offered in conjunction with the […]
This video shows Pennsylvania notaries how to use a credible witness as a way to identify their customers.