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PASSHE board delays vote on tuition until July – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

You’re invited! A Free Panel on What PA Lawmakers Want to Accomplish in 2023 –

Environmentalists protest being kept out of a meeting about a Philly port for liquefied natural gas (

Dem Lawmakers Propose Resolution Descheduling Cannabis (

Pennsylvania lawmakers introduce LGBTQ+ anti-discrimination bill (

Pa. bill proposes lemon law for motorcycles (

Bill that would ban shackling of incarcerated pregnant women advances in Pennsylvania House of Representatives | PhillyVoice

Pennsylvania bill would allow school nurses to give students medical marijuana (

Advocates Push for LNG Terminal in Philadelphia at Task Force Hearing – DV Journal (

Ohio Democratic Ex-Congressman Ryan Backs Liquid Natural Gas Hub in Philadelphia – Tennessee Star

Shapiro Administration Committed to Helping Pennsylvanians Amid Major Federal Changes to Medicaid Renewals, SNAP | Erie County Democratic Party (

Department seeks to end ‘misclassifications’ in Pa. workplaces (

Shapiro, Smokey Bear warn unseasonably dry conditions make Pa. ripe for wildfires –

Governor Shapiro praises, tours manufacturing company bringing jobs to Huntingdon County (

Shapiro administration invests $5 million to protect farms and acreage – Farm and Dairy


Jackpot: Pa.’s monthly gambling revenue breaks $500M mark in March | Friday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Ground beef patties recalled after customer finds ‘white rubber-like material’ in them –

Great Wolf Lodge opens another restaurant; new villas, pool coming soon –

Lehigh Valley manufactures encouraged to work with workers on technological improvements (

R&D tax changes trigger huge surprise tax bills for businesses – Philadelphia Business Journal (


N.C. man accused of shooting 6-year-old girl arrested in Florida : NPR

Former Pa. city council candidate charged with rape: reports –

Central Pa. woman killed in head-on collision with tractor-trailer –

Mom, daughter found dead after domestic dispute in N.J. home: reports –

Employee put needles in food at Pa. Giant store: police –

Three teenagers arrested on gun charges in York County (

Bethlehem Township home invasion: 4 charged, 1 man at large (

Black Lehigh University student assaulted in hate crime (

Gymnastics coach charged with possessing and sharing child sexual abuse materials | Times Leader

Boy, 16, dies after shooting in Southwest Philadelphia | Gunviolence |


Incomplete assignment: PASSHE officials delay action on tuition rates – City & State Pennsylvania (

Allentown Celebrates National Kindergarten Day (

A ‘Science of Reading’ Revolt Takes on the Education Establishment – The New York Times (

Pa. state universities want to freeze tuition again if funding comes through | Pennsylvania News |

Lehigh student assaulted in hate crime on campus, university says | Lehigh Valley Regional News |

Penn State Black faculty members hold ‘teach-in’ to protest President Neeli Bendapudi’s DEI update (

Florida students walk out in protest of anti-LGBTQ legislation (

Abbott Elementary’s Sheryl Lee Ralph will address Rutgers University graduates (

Brandywine Virtual Academy elementary teacher invited to attend Keystones Technology Innovator Summit – Daily Local


Ending Closed Primary Elections In PA | WDAC

Pennsylvania Politics: The 2024 Senate race begins – The Etownian


Annual spongy moth management begins | Pennsylvania |

EPA settles lawsuit with states, enviros over Chesapeake Bay pollution from Pa. – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Clover lawns, dead-or-alive plants, and soil from the past: This Weekend in the Garden –

Thousands of acres burned in Pennsylvania Wildfire (

‘The damage is unbelievable:’ Tornadoes kill 3 in Oklahoma – The Morning Call (

Mowing Season: Keeping your lawn green, healthy, and pretty – CBS Pittsburgh (


States urge recall of Kia, Hyundai cars (


Medicated treatment overlooked for overdose prevention, advocates say | Pennsylvania |

Abortion-rights attorneys help patients and providers navigate legal chaos  – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

UPMC to offer abbreviated MRIs to screen for breast cancer (

The Fight Over a Drug That Is Great for Horses but Horrific for Humans – The New York Times (

Why does hair turn gray? A new study says ‘stuck’ stem cells may be the cause : NPR

State News

Gov. Shapiro praises, tours manufacturing company bringing jobs to Huntingdon County (

Gov. Shapiro Appoints Evan Myers as Designee on Penn State Board of Trustees (

Pa. Rep holds hearing on workplace age discrimination (

Pennsylvania Politics: The 2024 Senate race begins – The Etownian

Is Pennsylvania any closer to having legal weed? – City & State Pennsylvania (

Pa. Supreme Court angrily sanctions county for violating order on Dominion voting machines (

Pa.’s juvenile detention centers are overcrowded, but building more isn’t the answer, advocates say – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Torren C. Ecker, Pa. state representative, under DUI investigation (

Despite 5 years of mail scanning to keep drugs from Pa. prisons, problems remain –

Pa. students get a mixed bag of news about paying for college next year (

National News

House Passes Bill Barring Trans Athletes From Competing On Female Teams (

Democrats push for Green New Deal in health care sector (

‘Enormous’: Dems reintroduce Green New Deal | National |

Kaine introduces bill to ban stock trading in Congress | National |

Supreme Court extends order preserving access to abortion pill mifepristone to Friday – CBS Pittsburgh (

Ultramarathon runner disqualified after using a car in race: reports –

Attorneys: Charges to be dropped against Alec Baldwin in fatal ‘Rust’ shooting case (

It’s finally happening. Twitter users bid farewell to blue checkmarks | ABC27

Supreme Court Expected to Decide on Abortion Pill Access: What to Know – The New York Times (

Russia-Ukraine War News: U.S. Will Train Ukraine on Abrams Tanks Within Weeks – The New York Times (

Knocking on the Wrong House or Door Can Be Deadly In a Nation Armed With Guns – The New York Times (

SpaceX’s Starship Kicked Up a Dust Cloud, Leaving Texans With a Mess – The New York Times (

Transgender lawmaker silenced by Montana House speaker | Hosted (

Fox News-Dominion case delayed by judge without explanation | State & Region |

Local News

10 restaurants coming to central Pa. that are worth getting excited about –

Lancaster County deli holds soft opening, gives back to the community (

Lebanon County-based tap house opens at new location (

Northampton County Council again approves tax incentive toward major Slate Belt development (

Why it’s so expensive to live in the Lehigh Valley (

Saquon Barkley was back in the Lehigh Valley (

Court Hears Bucks County Mom’s Open Records Case – DV Journal (

Shad Fishing contest on Delaware River gets underway | Pennsylvania News |

Seven Tubs Recreation Area closed in Luzerne County while crews complete infrastructure improvements | Pennsylvania News |

Skill games parlor comes to Scranton; opposition says lack of oversight could cause problems | News |

Winning $3 million lottery scratch-off ticket sold in Hazleton | News |


Pittsburgh to spend $18 million to resurface over 30 miles of roads |

Former Pittsburgh City Council candidate charged with rape |

Outbound Fort Pitt Bridge, Tunnel will close this weekend |

Gainey to headline Pittsburgh conference bringing 1,000 Black men to city |

Work begins on Pitt’s new $240 million athletic complex | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

UPMC event draws international visitors, but not Mayor Gainey | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

As synagogue massacre trial looms, feds object to latest defense attempt to have federal death penalty tossed – Pittsburgh Union Progress

Pittsburgh native Billy Porter to help write and star in James Baldwin biopic – CBS Pittsburgh (

Chartiers Valley Primary School students learning remotely due to water main break – CBS Pittsburgh (

Discarded syringes, needles removed near Heinz Lofts – CBS Pittsburgh (


Philadelphia mayoral candidates mix it up at media-sponsored forum | Mayorsrace |

Philadelphia weather is dry, tree pollen counts high (

More teachers, more school safety officers: Here’s what’s planned for Philly’s $4.5 billion budget (

Philadelphia School District will spend $20 million to provide free summer programs (

Gun violence deaths among children topic of hearing | Gunviolence |

Part of UC Townhomes to remain affordable, Councilmember says | Local News |

Patty Jackson joins Philadelphia’s Walk of Fame with other icons | Local News |

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


Inside John Fetterman’s hopeful first week back in the Senate after his treatment for depression (

John Fetterman wants to ‘pay it forward’ by speaking openly about his depression | WITF

Fetterman chairs first subcommittee meeting since return to Senate | Pennsylvania News |