The recent death of Magisterial District Judge Pat Broscius has presented something of a manpower problem among magisterial district judges. Not to worry,. According to the Administrative Office of Pa Courts, retired Magisterial District Judge Jim Narlesky has been cleared to return to the bench. He recently a week-long course in Harrisburg and has been recertified.
Broscius' term was set to expire this year. Her spot on the Democratic ballot has been filled by Sandra McClure, a former Assistant DA selected by Democratic committeemen in that area. She will square off against Republican Andrew Tupone.