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Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Hosts Annual State Legislative Conference | Dairy Business News

Senator Nikil Saval Joins Lehigh Valley Community in Call for Permanent Funding for Whole-Home Repairs (

Lehigh Valley residents could quality for free home repairs through this state program. Here’s how (

State Lawmakers Call For Investigation Into Bristol Twp. Chemical Spill –

LSU Whole Home Repairs Rally | Penn Square Lancaster, Pa | April 21, 2023 (

An older Pa. woman was placed under guardianship. Her family says the system betrayed her. (

PA guardianship lawsuit highlights system problems · Spotlight PA

Local lawmakers push for LGBTQ+ anti-discrimination bill (

You’re invited! A free panel on what Pa. lawmakers want to accomplish in 2023 –

Pennsylvania cracks down on new opioid cutting agent | Pennsylvania |

Governor Shapiro Directs Administration to Schedule Xylazine as a Controlled Substance, Taking Action Against Dangerous Drug Contributing to Opioid Overdoses | Erie County Democratic Party (

Pennsylvania to classify xylazine as schedule III drug, Shapiro says (

Proposed bill would allow Pennsylvania schools to stockpile inhalers (


Pennsylvania gaming revenue surpasses $500M for the first time | Pennsylvania |

Most agents unsure how cannabis dispensaries affect property values | National |

77 employees will be laid off at Pa. banking facility –

The Future of Social Media Is a Lot Less Social – The New York Times (

PNC Park ushers union avoids strike after reaching tentative agreement with Pirates – CBS Pittsburgh (

David’s Bridal files for bankruptcy, but stores remain open and orders being fulfilled – CBS Pittsburgh (

Woman who escaped abusive partner in Mexico opens business in Washington Co. – CBS Pittsburgh (


FDA authorizes another COVID booster for some high-risk Americans (

Many At-Risk Kids With COVID Can Be Cared for at Home | Health |


In Pennsylvania, charges put focus on Jehovah’s Witnesses’ handling of abuse | WITF

Man shoots at family after child’s basketball rolls into his yard: reports –

Fisherman had boat engine serviced 2 days before fatal accident at Dock Street Dam –

Cumberland County man linked to 4 overdose deaths takes plea deal –

Woman accused of ordering dog to attack 6-year-old gets prison time –

Northampton County DA sued over stored ‘weaponized’ vehicles after Slate Belt explosions (

Man Sentenced to 10 Months for Leaving Nooses and Racist Notes – The New York Times (

3 have been charged with murder in Alabama birthday party shooting : NPR

Schuylkill Expressway Uber crash: Victims identified as Tucker Schimelfenig, Christian Schimelfenig, Michael Comerford, Jan Carlo Santana (

Parking garage collapses in NYC, killing 1; 5 injured (


Dickinson College has brief lockdown, no threats found (

Woodland Hills teachers speak out after school board votes to reduce staffing across district – CBS Pittsburgh (

3 Pittsburgh public schools will hold classes remotely Thursday due to air conditioning outage |


Update on this year’s and next year’s ballot measure certifications | National |

Poll shows Beshear’s popularity growing in Kentucky | Kentucky |

Meet the 7 Democrats running for Lehigh County commissioner – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Who’s running for Supreme Court in Pennsylvania? | ABC27

Allegheny County early vote counter to open |


Lehigh River one of the most ‘endangered,’ says conservation organization | WITF

State organizations trying to limit Pennsylvania wildfires (

Deadly Weather Strikes Oklahoma – The New York Times (


Electric Vehicle Tax Credit Rules Create ‘Chaos for Consumers’ – The New York Times (

Tesla’s Profit Dropped Sharply in First Quarter as It Cut Prices – The New York Times (

SEPTA Bus Revolution: See how your route and wait times might change (

Key Card system frustrates SEPTA riders. What’s coming next? (


Telehealth company settles with Pennsylvania, 10 other states for $500K | WITF

What’s Going Around: Allergies, strep, viral rashes | ABC27

In fight over mifepristone, generic abortion pill maker sues FDA : NPR

Virtua Health makes deal to buy one of New Jersey’s largest orthopedic practices – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Roquette debuts new $25M Montgomery County innovation center – Philadelphia Business Journal (

In the Cards: Simple Test Could Assess Risk of Dementia | Health |

UPMC Mercy Pavilion: 8 eye operating rooms, 83 exam rooms, 10 rehab rooms, massive research space — and 1 cool coffee shop |

State News

Shapiro Administration Plans to Improve Broadband Infrastructure through Apprenticeship Grant Funding | State |

Sen. Casey helps stock trout at Aylesworth Park in Jermyn | Times Leader

Fetterman says he ‘wasn’t functional’ after election win: ‘I literally stopped eating and drinking’ – Globe Echo

Fetterman chairs first subcommittee meeting after return to Senate (

Fitzpatrick, Thompson, Cartwright Raise $500K+ In Q1 (

At debate, Allegheny Co. exec candidates go deep on issues – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Philadelphia mayoral candidates discuss how to help city’s unhoused residents – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pa. city pothole fills with trash as officials figure out who should fix it | Today in Pa. –

Pennsylvania to classify xylazine as schedule III drug, Shapiro says (

National News

U.S. Supreme Court holds off on abortion pill ruling until midnight Friday – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Poll shows Beshear’s popularity growing in Kentucky | Kentucky |

Pennsylvania sees big drop in housing project permit approvals – City & State Pennsylvania (

Cheaper gas and food provide some relief from US inflation – The Morning Call (

Tech Consultant Nima Momeni Arrested in Killing of Bob Lee in San Francisco – The New York Times (

White House says it won’t link talks on debt limit hike to spending cuts : NPR

Old NASA satellite falling to Earth, risk of danger ‘low’ (

US reporter held by Russia on spying charges denied release | News |

Many Disabled Americans and Single Parents Face Hunger | Health |

‘I just didn’t feel safe’: Trans woman leaves Florida amid concerns with laws passed in state legislature (

Local News

Biden signs executive order to improve access to child care (

What is swatting? Here’s why central Pa. police are seeing an increase in these dangerous hoaxes –

Pa. nudist park which hosts ‘Super Bowl of Naked Volleyball’ says summer season is a go after environmental scare –

Fire tore through roof of Dauphin County home ‘undetected’: police –

Harrisburg street corners to be renamed, honoring local reverend (

Pennsylvania offers liquor and wine discounts as rural store closes for renovations. (

Allentown City Council OKs signs for proposed Hamilton Street entertainment venue | Lehigh Valley Regional News |

Walgreens prescription fulfillment warehouse gets green light in South Whitehall | Lehigh Valley Regional News |

New Dorney Park attraction gets approval in South Whitehall | Lehigh Valley Regional News |


Protesters shut down streets around Pitt University during controversial gender identity debate | WITF

Famous Heinz bottle to return to Pittsburgh stadium (

2,000 rounds of ammunition missing from VA Pittsburgh order – CBS Pittsburgh (

PNC Carousel in Schenley Plaza reopens for the season – CBS Pittsburgh (

Anti-trans speaker met with protests – Pittsburgh Union Progress

Pittsburgh Playwrights marks 20th year with show about race relations, social unrest |

Free speech or hate speech? Pitt students reflect on trans rights protest, emergency alerts |


Philadelphia mayoral candidates discuss how to help city’s unhoused residents – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

8 foot alligator rescued from Philadelphia area home (

Philly mayor candidates on police disability benefit abuse (

UC Townhomes site will have affordable housing after all (

Philadelphia mayoral candidates agree at Urban Affairs Coalition forum | Mayorsrace |

Philly gets poor grade on air quality in new report | Local News |

Pew report finds that Philly continues to struggle, despite pandemic bounce back | Local News |

Fishtown apartment projects planned at two prime locations – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Bobby Flay restaurant chain Bobby’s Burgers targets Philadelphia for expansion – Philadelphia Business Journal (


Inside John Fetterman’s first week back in Senate after hospitalization for depression (