Select Page


Senator Hits The Road, Details Projects In The Doylestown Area | Doylestown, PA Patch

State officials reaffirm access to reproductive health services post-Roe | Five for the Weekend – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Women’s Health Caucus Holds Third Post-Roe PA Policy Hearing in Pittsburgh – Pennsylvania Senate Democrats – Women’s Health News – Articles for a Healthy Lifestyle (

Schwank, BCPS Announce $100,000 in State Funding for Pardon Project – BCTV

Another View – The Daily Courier

Sealing the Cracks in Weatherization and Home Repair | Planetizen News


Coronavirus – COVID-19

COVID-19 protocols under local control as new school year begins in Pa. | News |

Pittsburgh, Philadelphia still have a vaccine mandate for city workers | Pennsylvania |



Back-to-school spending at all-time high amid inflation, supply chain concerns | Local News |

Pa.’s farmers markets contribute $18M to local economies, finds study | Today in Pa. –



State police to conduct sobriety checkpoint in Chester County – Daily Local

Police: Man killed himself after ramming US Capitol barrier | WITF

Police: Man drives into fundraiser crowd in Berwick, then kills mother | WITF

2 Pa. towns grapple with latest in string of tragedies: ‘People are sick. They’re sick about it’ –

Lackawanna County officials, prison reform advocates differ on letting voters decide on changes at jail | News |

The ongoing movement to end solitary confinement in Lehigh County (



Penn Hills School District taking steps to form a school police department (

Penn State spent half a million dollars on police overtime at football games in 2021 · Spotlight PA

Universal free school lunch is over in Pa. · Spotlight PA

La Salle University to offer new minor in Black Studies – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Lower Merion begins eminent domain process for new sidewalks near new middle school – Delco Times



Poprik: Fetterman, Shapiro will be a rubber stamp for Biden (

Some Republicans Make a More Restrained Case for Defending Trump – The New York Times (

Fetterman Returns (Briefly) to Campaign Trail, Faces Barrage of GOP Criticism – DV Journal (

Dr. Mehmet Oz agrees to five U.S. Senate debates in the coming weeks – City & State Pennsylvania (

DelVal Counties Could Decide Fate of Mastriano, Oz – DV Journal (

Pa. U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman returns to campaign stage months after stroke | WITF

Older voters delivered for Dems in 2020. Will they repeat in Pa. in 2022? | Monday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Roe’s reversal puts abortion access on the ballot in Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Josh Shapiro, Doug Mastriano race for Pa. governor puts partisan divide in clear view | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fetterman ‘grateful’ as he returns to Pa. Senate race – Delco Times



Critics question release of greenhouse gas in forests and parks : NPR



$3.5M purchase of bridge, rail line, opens path to Armstrong trail expansion |



Meth addiction remains an LGBTQ issue, especially among gay and bisexual men – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Abortion should be a kitchen table conversation | Opinion – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Republicans showed us who they are with vote on insulin caps | Ray E. Landis – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Free monkeypox testing and vaccine available in Erie, with restrictions (

First Hospital clients conduct informational picket at CCS | Times Leader

Fentanyl test strips are an important tool to prevent overdose deaths | Opinion (


State News

Federal law makes recreational marijuana a complicated ask in Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania |

Pennsylvania unveils plans for first-of-its-kind recreation area | WITF

Answers sought on mail delivery delays in Delaware, Pennsylvania | Delaware |

Bucks’ Fitzpatrick Says He’s Been Threatened In Wake of Trump Raid, Calls for Calm – DV Journal (

Penn. worker with cancer wrongfully fired over COVID risk, says EEOC (

Voting machine company Dominion to subpoena former Pa. Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar in Fox News lawsuit | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Troubled Malvern day care center Arbor Learning Academy closes, revealing problems that plague the system (


National News

China announces new drills as U.S. delegation visits Taiwan | News |

Lawyers appeal Griner’s Russian prison sentence : NPR

Iran denies involvement but justifies Salman Rushdie attack : NPR

RIP Debt turns debt collection on its head, buying up unpaid medical bills : Shots – Health News : NPR

3 shot at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee (

Anne Heche dead at 53; actress removed from life support after organs harvested (

Salman Rushdie remains in critical condition, his son says | WITF

FBI collected multiple sets of classified documents from Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home | WITF

Nebraska cops used Facebook messages to investigate an alleged illegal abortion | WITF

Advocates look for new ways to fill city ‘food deserts’ | Analysis – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (


Local News

Kutztown Rotary Club picnic thanks farmers (

Where our American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 money was spent [photos] | Local News |

Op-Ed: Central Bucks should rethink Growth & Development lesson format (

Thousands flock to Hibernia Park for annual Old Fiddlers Picnic – Daily Local

Pennsylvania festival resumes after report of shot sends people fleeing (

William Goodridge statue is first in York to honor African Americans (

State officials announce plans for motorized recreational area in Schuylkill, Luzerne counties | News |

State officials: Bushy Run staff must consult with Native groups before staging reenactments |

Selling sewer system no longer on Wilkes-Barre mayor’s radar | News |

Scranton’s Indian community celebrates nation’s 75th Independence Day | News |

Musikfest shut down as apparent shooting sends crowd scrambling (

‘This rally is about our freedom’: Protesters in Easton push to keep abortion rights legal in Pa. – The Morning Call (



Pittsburgh’s Hill District prepares for $11M infrastructure injection – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pittsburgh police investigate shots fired near youth football game in Lincoln-Lemington |

GlobalPittsburgh executive director Gail Shrott to retire after over 30 years at nonprofit | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh-area pet shelters struggling with higher admissions, fewer adoptions | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



SEPTA changing schedules, adding service to hopefully boost ridership | Local News |

Philadelphia school district releases updated COVID protocols | Local News |

Black entrepreneurs and leaders fight 60 years of retail redlining to bring supermarkets in North Philly (

Visitation BVM was flooded with support after thieves vandalized the Kensington school (



U.S. House Democrats send sweeping climate, health and tax legislation to Biden – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

“People above politics”: U.S. House Dems send climate, health, tax legislation to Biden | Pittsburgh City Paper (

Can the federal Safer Communities Act make a difference in Philadelphia? – WHYY

Farm bill season arrives: What’s the outlook for 2023? – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Why Rand Paul wants the Espionage Act to be repealed : NPR

Chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan was a turning point in Biden’s presidency : NPR

Biden energy secretary sees U.S. fuel prices dropping further, but there’s a catch –