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New Kensington, Arnold officials celebrate company’s $6M investment in manufacturing park

Chester County Opportunities Industrialization Center gets $50,000 state grant

Pa. House bill would offer COVID-19 relief for struggling restaurants, bars

Snyder seeks relief for restaurants, end of 25% capacity order

Restaurant, tavern industry association meets in Hempfield, hopes for rollback of covid-19 restrictions

Why did Sen. Doug Mastriano water down a resolution honoring military sexual assault survivors? | Aryanna Hunter

GOP bill on school sports clears state House committee

Fixing the turnpike mess

Coronavirus – COVID-19

Document: Big car show in Carlisle was allowed despite state attendance limits

Overdose death during COVID-19 is a disaster within a disaster | Editorial

Pennsylvania adds 791 new covid-19 cases, 15 new deaths to total

COVID-19 Update: Pa. reports nearly 800 new cases, with Pittsburgh region up 214

Allegheny County covid-19 cases increase to triple digits

Westmoreland County posts 2nd largest covid-19 case increase of August

First COVID-19 death in Lackawanna County in a month

22 more coronavirus cases for Berks County in Pennsylvania Department of Health reporting

Coronavirus spread in Montgomery County linked to social events


Gov. Wolf’s office says PIAA wasn’t ‘blindsided,’ had plenty of warning he opposed having fall sports


Bucks prosecutors probe a monument company, as customers pay thousands for gravestones that never arrive

CNX fined for 2019 shale gas blowout

Suburban Philly offices feel the brunt of COVID-19’s economic toll

Pa. lawsuit alleges Chipotle keeping the change with cash-paying customers

Shell: Reports of new cracker plant layoffs false


Gov. Mifflin School District backs off plan for a full reopening of schools

Free immunizations available for low-income Wilkes-Barre students

Former Central Pa. teacher, new NEA president ready to ‘turn up the heat’ to rally support for public education

Going back to school in a pandemic challenges our children’s mental health. Here’s how you can help | Opinion

State appoints new recovery officer for York City schools

For parents, COVID-19’s first back to school brings mixed feelings

Area schools get grants to help special needs students in pandemic

Here’s what some other states are doing with fall high school sports

Pa. Lt. Gov. John Fetterman expresses concern about safe return of fall sports

Pa. high school students and parents plead “Let us play” in the fall

Penn State asks students if they want to be responsible for shutting down fall semester

Donning plague masks, a group of faculty members protests Kutztown University reopening plan


Biden accepts Democratic nomination, seeks national unity in convention finale

‘Nation’s eyes are on us’: Pa. in swing-state spotlight as Biden accepts nomination, Trump stumps near Scranton

In moving speech, boy says Joe Biden helped him overcome stutter

Northeastern Pennsylvania leaders blast Trump, tout support for Biden

Joe Biden leads Donald Trump narrowly among Pennsylvania voters in new Morning Call/Muhlenberg College poll

Pennsylvania Democrats who spoke at the convention got another boost — from Trump

Biden’s ascent great moment for Scranton

Trump questions Biden’s Scranton roots, predicts chaos under Democratic rule

Everything you need to know about voting by mail, or in person, in Pennsylvania

Local News

Judge grants civil service status to Dunmore firefighters

Postal Service delivery delays remain a concern among Berks County residents

Reading’s 18th Ward community unveils plans for safety and beautification projects

Upper Burrell fire department to display new truck to show the naysayers

Happy Valley bracing for ‘devastating blow’ of the unknown — a fall without football

Coraopolis historic train station work finally back on track

More than 30 weigh in on Unity debate about backyard chicken regulations — some pro, some con

Group stages protest, march in downtown Greensburg

Brown expects WB deficit for 2020, attributes it to pandemic

Ambush-style ‘predator catcher’ goes viral


Indoor dining can resume in Philly on Sept. 8; New Jersey will allow high school sports

Philly encampments will remain at least through Tuesday, federal judge says

Questions grow over Philly school official who kept working a second job in Ohio

Some Black voters in Philly say they’re suspicious of mail-in ballots

Philly officials investigate COVID-19 outbreak at Northeast Philly church


Allegheny council committee hears from another expert on civilian police review board

With paving finished early, two South Side streets to reopen Friday afternoon

PPS board to vote on Hamlet’s contract renewal next week

Appeal by gun owners over city ordinances moved to Commonwealth Court

16-year-old dies after shooting in Mount Washington

Module housing project helps redevelop 3 lots in Pittsburgh’s Garfield neighborhood

State News

Trees blamed for record power outages across Pennsylvania in 2019, sate commission says

Severe weather drove record number of Pennsylvania power outages, PUC says, with overall reliability and performance trending negative

Three area farms join agricultural preservation program

Five farms in Chester County preserved in perpetuity


Federal report on deadly Lehigh Tunnel crash in 2018 urges greater focus on inspections


Senate Democrats investigating whether USPS changes held up prescription drug deliveries