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‘Tax fairness’ hearing morphs into debate on property tax elimination

Eliminating school property taxes topic of hearing in W-B

MERGING SCHOOLS | Lawmakers seek solutions to school issues that voters will support


Study shows regional job growth in health care and manufacturing

Abusos sexuales del clero

In wake of clergy abuse report, a likely legislative fight brews

Pope Francis’ letter on clergy sex abuse

Greensburg priest who retired after allegations went on to abuse again

Spokesman: Pittsburgh Diocese could support bigger window for legal action over sexual abuse

Abuse by Priests victims group confronts clergy in Pittsburgh: ‘We need action’

After the grand jury report: What we’re reading about Catholicism, clergy and the future of the faithful

Cardinal Wuerl’s name painted over at North Catholic High School

Calls to Pennsylvania attorney general’s sex abuse hotline continue to surge

University of Scranton to strike bishops’ names from buildings

Abuse survivors group addresses diocese report

EDITORIAL: Widen door of justice for victims of predator priests


Prisons continue search for substance that sickened guards, inmates

Beaver Falls police find 2-year-old with access to fentanyl while executing search warrant

Prison guard says he was fired for reporting sexual abuse


State: Scranton School District not required to rehire furloughed teachers under grant

No windfall for taxpayers

Norwin school director resigns, rips administration

Harrisburg students walk out of class to protest loss of full-time principal

Harrisburg schools superintendent responds to critics: ‘I have to make hard decisions’

Pay freeze could be alternative to getting Harrisburg teachers to return money to district: lawyer

Gov. Mifflin School Board approves 5-year contract for superintendent

Editorial: Reading School District must build on success


Congressional candidate Dan David focuses on financial issues

Wagner vows to focus on education, lower taxes


Highmark Health sees $551 million gain at mid-year as signal strategy is paying off

Allegheny Health Network seeking reduced sewage tap-in fees for Harmar hospital

Noticias locales

Retirement of Wilkes-Barre employee raises questions about pension

Wyoming divided over embattled borough manager

Contractor files lawsuit against Pittston Twp. Sewer Authority

Carbondale holds first public hearing for $300,000 grant

Some want clerk to handle city bids

Opening arguments made at trial of former Reading mayor

Reading inks $1.5 million pact for police service to Kenhorst

Flood victims find relief from Salvation Army, Greater Berks Food Bank

Noticias nacionales

Black Americans still are victims of hate crimes more than any other group

Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants

A Michigan official faces a manslaughter trial over two Legionnaires’-linked Flint deaths

No verdict in Manafort trial after 3 days of deliberations

Microsoft says hackers tied to Russia’s government may be targeting U.S. conservatives

Crisis de los opiáceos

STOP Act will prevent opioid smuggling

Epidemic has life of its own


Police fatally shoot man in Tacony; 3 officers injured

Two roommates bet their careers on soft pretzels. 20 years later, the Philly snack is more popular than ever.

Electric scooters have brought chaos and outrage in cities across the country. Is Philly next?

Philadelphia’s start-up community launches data survey to address its diversity shortcomings

City Hall: Work overtime to cut spending | Editorial

‘Council staffers stuck together.’ Remembering my friend, Linda Rios-Neuby | Opinion


Removing barriers to success gives kids the opportunity to thrive | Opinion

Much more than a market: Pittsburgh’s international groceries offer food, culture and personal touch

Shuttered YMCA in Hazelwood — and the way the community stepped up — offers pattern for places now losing their branches

Ross passes deer-feeding ban

Agency: Art Institute of Pittsburgh risks losing accreditation in November

Health department wants to give grants to groups working to prevent air pollution

Noticias del Estado

Ben Carson touts housing department’s focus on affordable living during Beaver County tour

Ben Carson says in Ambridge stop that HUD is combating affordable housing crisis

NYS had two sewage discharges into Susquehanna

DEP to spray to control mosquitoes today; cites West Nile concerns

State College among the nation’s 50 safest college towns

Activists renew call to shut down Berks immigrant detention center

Dry Leaf Marijuana Expected To Quadruple Medicinal Cannabis Sales In PA By 2020

Pa. and other states aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

Fallen Erie officer remembered at funeral


Turnpike traffic altered around Lehigh Tunnel this week

Sewer work closes River Street in W-B

Montage Mountain traffic issues affected Friday concertgoers


Trump praises a Hispanic-American Border Patrol agent’s ‘perfect English’ as he hails ICE