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Sen. Haywood and Mayor Kenney to meet about gun violence solutions after sit-in | Local News |

Comitta Applauds Pennsylvania Finalizing Carbon Emission Regulations – MyChesCo

Advocates for the elderly want state regulators to take a harder look at nursing home sales (

‘Nothing’s sacred’: Local law-enforcement professionals detail growing crime concerns before legislative board | News |

Buprenorphine saves lives. Why is a Pennsylvania senator trying to make it harder to obtain? | Opinion (

On crime, drugs, mental illness, Pennsylvania local authorities see a resource problem | Pennsylvania |

State Rep. Mike Zabel says Crozer is trying to close Delaware County Memorial Hospital (

Lawrence, Comitta announce $2 million for Oxford theater project | Chester County Press

North Side Ferris wheel, apartment and marina development gets big Pa. funding commitment | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Veterans Place, Sheraden Park, Carrie Furnaces among projects to receive millions in state funding | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wilkinsburg, Swissvale, Arnold, Beaver Falls among recipients of millions in newly announced state funding | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Samuelson: $1.25 million in grants to benefit Bethlehem redevelopment | The Valley Ledger | Its All About The Lehigh Valley

Two Berks projects receive Redevelopment Assistance Capital Project Grant funding (

Reading Regional Airport receives $3 million state grant (

Erie County wins $10.25 million in grants; EMI gets $4 million (

Two projects get $3.1 million in state funding – Daily Local

Lancaster airport receives grant to help add hangars | Local News |

Etna and Millvale are building a library together at the Etna Center for Community | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Coronavirus – COVID-19

White House expands availability of COVID drug Paxlovid : NPR

Where are we with COVID? | Smart Talk (

Five NEPA counties now among highest in new COVID-19 cases statewide | Coronavirus |



Pittsburgh hospital workers say short staffing and low pay is causing burnout, survey finds | WITF

Survey: 93% of Pittsburgh hospital workers are thinking about leaving profession |

National warehouse pipeline keeps expanding but 30% of construction is in four markets – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Stanford nurses strike over pay, staffing and mental health : NPR

Bird flu outbreak predicted to affect prices nationwide | Local Business |

Pa. amusement park owner sued over lack of refunds for COVID-19 closures | Today in Pa. –



Alvernia Taps PA State Senator Schwank as Commencement Speaker – BCTV

Temple University planning to develop 3 new buildings on campus, expand athletic facilities – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Octorara Area board hears update on proposed budget, mulls 2.6% tax hike | Community News |

Phoenixville School Board asked to reconsider vote to sell kindergarten center (

Girard College names F. Christopher Goins as its new president | Local News |

Sports adds to school experience, but opportunities are not equal (

Edinboro landlords target new tenants as Highlands sale considered (

After debate, Scranton School Board hires new law firm; will bid busing this week | Education |

Facing deficit, Crestwood reserves right to lay off employees | Education |

Penn State surpasses fundraising goal, raising more than $2B | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

PSSA testing 2022: What will results say about pandemic’s impact? (



Shapiro: Delivering real results for Pennsylvanians (

Josh Shapiro spends big to tell his story now, with no Democratic primary rival for governor (

Pa.’s Democratic U.S. Senate candidates divide on energy, government reforms and more in Monday debate –

Wall Street money pours into GOP Senate primary · Spotlight PA

Election 2022: Policy summary of top GOP candidates for Pennsylvania governor | Pennsylvania |

Pa.’s top GOP Senate candidates debate COVID, Biden, each other | News |

Pennsylvania GOP Senate Debate turns ugly as candidates throw jabs (

Donald Trump holding rally in Pennsylvania (

A Fighter Runs for State Senate in Philadelphia – DV Journal (

Gerow: Fighting for less government, more individual liberty (

Corman: We can’t take freedom for granted (

Republicans seeking Pennsylvania’s open U.S. Senate seat debate in prime-time | WITF

Amid Trump-initiated turbulence in the Pennsylvania governor race, Dave White makes his move | WITF

Trump’s Oz, Vance endorsements bring cash windfall, backlash | WITF

Tyler Titus runs for State Democratic Committee, Ian Murray retiring (

Noble announces candidacy for re-election to Democratic State Committee | Local |



Coal interests sue to block Pennsylvania’s carbon policy | WITF

How backyard chicken owners are protecting their flocks from the deadly avian flu outbreak | WITF



Your mass transit ride in Pennsylvania may get better, thanks to new federal funding | WITF

I-80 Exit 308 interchange project underway in East Stroudsburg (

Newspaper’s investigation uncovers secret database of bridge inspection notes that state has banned from public view. Scores of Lehigh Valley bridges included. – The Morning Call (

Editorial: Flirting with disaster: Bridge inspections must stay public | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



Pennsylvania nurse shortage: Long wait to get a license – The Morning Call (

Why some research on mental illness and the brain falls short : Shots – Health News : NPR

Dr. Meilin Young: Without action, another healthcare risk looms in PA (


State News

Biden’s Move to Re-Regulate Energy Will Hurt PA Production, Experts Say – DV Journal (

Pennsylvania’s child welfare system needs to be reformed (

At Pa. Cannabis Festival, thoughts turn to legal recreational marijuana use, and all its possibilities | News |

Hey, volunteers — Pennsylvania needs you (


National News

Russia pounds eastern Ukraine as the West promises Kyiv new arms (

Elon Musk bought Twitter. Here’s what he says he’ll do next : NPR

A judge in New York holds Donald Trump in contempt of court : NPR

Poll: Many support Jackson court confirmation | News |

Report: A third of states lost population in 2021 | Tuesday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Misinformation is deadly. What are we going to do about it? | Kathie Obradovich – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

War in Ukraine sends costs of cooking oil soaring –


Local News

Lititz Public Library highlights new strategic mission, touts high ranking among US libraries | Community News |

Jordan Creek Greenway Trail to be expanded in South Whitehall Township – The Morning Call (



Mayor Ed Gainey nominates interim parks, public works, infrastructure leaders for permanent roles | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Gainey announces nominations for various City of Pittsburgh departments |

Allegheny Conference report charts ‘middle path’ for Western Pennsylvania’s energy future (

Power issue shuts down all Port Authority light-rail service |

Pittsburgh charities receive funds to prepare for Ukrainian refugees | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



How racism shaped the Main Line — and American suburbs (

Reports of aggravated assault and robbery on SEPTA soared during the pandemic as ridership fell (

Kenyatta Johnson, like many Black pols, is victim of racist selective prosecution | Michael Coard – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (



Will the Supreme Court be as deferential to Biden on immigration as it was to Trump? : NPR

Biden plans to invest millions to get formerly incarcerated people jobs, housing : NPR

Biden nominates ambassador in Kyiv to fill void in U.S.-Ukraine relationship | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette