After Philly shootings, Pa. Gov. Wolf signs executive order aimed at reducing gun violence

Reducing gun violence to save lives is aim of Pa. Gov. Wolf’s latest executive order

Gov. Tom Wolf unveils gun violence effort after Philadelphia shooting

Gov. Tom Wolf signs executive order on gun violence

Wolf Pack: Local pols back guv’s moves on gun control


Somebody’s watching: Legislator pushes bill to set standards for license plate readers

Toohil seeks site change for White Haven Center hearing

Should seniors stop complaining about school property taxes? Readers debate


Trump’s large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid

Kennywood Log Jammer flume up for charity auction sells for $11,100

Estimated number of jobs in Pennsylvania up more than 6M

Beer distributor with deep Minooka roots sold

Price Rite tears down a wall and knocks down some prices to kick off a new era in Reading

Former Kutztown silk mill gets recycled as toothbrush factory


Is the system keeping us safe? A fair question after Delco DUI, North Philly shootout. | Maria Panaritis

AG: Florida business owner arrested for operating 6 massage parlors in Western Pa.

Wyomissing gas-pump ‘skimming’ device linked to California-based debit-card cloning scheme


Dallas to award contract for food services Monday

Cheyney balances budget and raises $4.4 million, both key to keeping it afloat

Cheyney officials say budget will have surplus, accreditation status still unknown

What’s new on campus? Here’s a sampling from colleges around the region

More than eight years in the making, Villanova’s $225 million residential complex opens this month

PSU student drops Title IX lawsuit that featured discussion over definition of consent


Online wagers surpass in-person sports betting in Pennsylvania for first time

Pennsylvania iGaming reports initial results; from humble beginnings, 24/7 gambling is borne

Pennsylvania sports betting up 28% in July, lifted by online boom

Health Care

Geisinger 65 center opens in Kingston

Local News

Grant will help build bus shelters in industrial park

CASA camp brings healing, coping strategies to youths

Scranton insurer denied coverage for employees accused of misconduct

Parties to choose city mayor candidates

DCNR announces end-of-season hours for Lackawanna State Park pool

Westmoreland housing authority ownership change expected to increase revenue

Longtime Arnold councilman, clerk Oscar Doutt dies

Historic preservation tax credits give downtown Reading a boost

Judge: Not so fast on Chester Water Authority deal

New Jersey

In a first, New Jersey now allows funeral homes to serve refreshments to mourners


8 hours of chaos

Philly police shooting suspect Maurice Hill is expected to be charged with attempted murder, gun offenses

Philly DA Larry Krasner said he offered suspect in police shooting a ‘phony baloney’ deal to surrender

The North Philly mass shooting that left six cops injured exposed the best and the worst in folks here and elsewhere | Jenice Armstrong

Bankruptcy hearing on sale of Hahnemann’s residency program postponed, emergency room officially closed

Philadelphia approves $500K for solar rebates, with the money available next year

Police seek to ID gunman in South Philly killing of 17-year-old Wednesday night

Philly’s Bernie Sanders mural is coming down during demolition

Accused Rittenhouse stabber will testify that victim used racial epithet during fatal scuffle, lawyers say

Philly needs more trees, please | Opinion


Pittsburgh gun-ban opponents sue DA to force acceptance of complaints vs. mayor, council

Police: Off-duty officer was intoxicated when his pickup struck bicyclist

Combination of students’ return to universities and road work projects equals traffic delays in Oakland

Syrian refugee charged in Pittsburgh terror bomb plot ordered detained as threat

Pittsburgh zoning board sacks Steelers’ seat-painting plan at Heinz Field

Dor Hadash congregation urges AG to accept life in prison for accused Tree of Life gunman

Pittsburgh rehab center worker celebrates 70 years of service

State News

Marijuana giant Harvest agrees to relinquish two dispensary permits after Pennsylvania probe

Allegheny River locks in Armstrong County closed this weekend

Lehigh graduate running across country to raise awareness about plastic pollution

Pennsylvania to slash prices for fishing licenses on Labor Day


Berks transportation planners setting new priorities in the wake of a possible $68 million funding cut

Repairs to rain-damaged Skyline Drive in Alsace Township to begin by end of August

Proposed truck stop just off I-78 at border of Easton and Williams Township draws praise, criticism


Federal deficit will double without change, budget expert warns Pottstown audience