Pennsylvania budget delay snares $1.1B in state funding | 90.5 WESA

Could games of skill in Pennsylvania soon be taxed? (mytwintiers.com)

Erieite becomes new governing member of PA Historical & Museum Commission | WJET/WFXP/YourErie.com

Addiction recovery services grant possible in Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Pennsylvania Department of Human Services reminding to renew Medicaid (abc27.com)

Some Pa. funding on hold during final budget talks | WITF

Two local level officials join Forward Party | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Pa. eyes regulating AI’s role in health insurance claims | WITF

Philly officials introduce Rental Improvement Fund for small landlords to repair properties – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)

Comitta, Kane secure $100,000 for KACS new building project | Chester County Press

Small landlords get help from city, must keep rents down (audacy.com)

Pennsylvania could cash in on ‘skill games,’ but some just want them gone – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)


Small businesses feel the pain of inflation-driven interest rates | National | thecentersquare.com

Subway restaurants sold to owner of Arby’s, Jimmy John’s, Dunkin’ and Sonic – pennlive.com

Roof of dilapidated Pa. mall caves in as owner appeals condemnation: reports – pennlive.com

Vision Resources of Central Pennsylvania names CEO – pennlive.com


Updated COVID-19 vaccines expected to be available in September, federal officials say – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

U.S. Department of Justice has seized $1.4B in pandemic relief funds | National | thecentersquare.com

Next generation of COVID-19 vaccines and therapies gets a $1.4 billion boost – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)


Coroner IDs woman found dead after central Pa. house fire – pennlive.com

Missing Cumberland County man set fires on Appalachian Trail, assaulted ranger: police – pennlive.com

Reward offered for information about Pa. man, 21, found in his car trunk, beaten to death – pennlive.com

2 men, woman charged with child sex trafficking in Pa. city – pennlive.com

Woman abandons her dog at Pa. airport before flying to resort: officials – pennlive.com

Driver may have used drugs before central Pa. crash that killed his mother: police – pennlive.com


Philadelphia schools earmark $1 million for student eye exams | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Here’s what to know about new federal policies for repaying student loans – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)


The Capital-Star’s guide to resignations, retirements and special elections in Pa. Legislature – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)


Federal, state regulators prod utilities to consider technology for grid upgrade – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Advocates vow to fight shale gas export terminal in Delaware County’s poorest community – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

‘We suffer for everybody else’s comfort,’ critics of LNG hub say | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Go after invasive plants, get new beds ready, and assess the lanternflies: This Weekend in the Garden – pennlive.com

California Firefighters Are Training A.I. to Detect Wildfires – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

EPA and Hershey Co. commit $2 million for Pennsylvania dairy farmers – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Heavy rain could fall in central Pa. during Friday storms, forecasters say – pennlive.com


Advocates vow to fight shale gas export terminal in Delaware County’s poorest community – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

SEPTA offers free rides from Eagles games | Local News | phillytrib.com


Addiction recovery services grant possible in Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Out-of-state nurses can work in Pa. starting Sept. 5 | WITF

State News

Pa. labor unions ratify 4-year contracts for state workers | WITF

Gov. Shapiro to deliver keynote at New Hampshire Democrats’ convention – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

In letter to Biden, PA mayors push president to act on immigration – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)

Two large cats spotted near central Pa. cemetery: police – pennlive.com

National News

Trump surrenders at Georgia jail over election charges | News | wfmz.com

Trump surrenders on charges of trying to overturn the 2020 election | National | thecentersquare.com

Justice Department sues SpaceX over discrimination against refugees, asylum seekers | National | thecentersquare.com

Federal food stamps set spending records post-pandemic with reauthorization looming | National | thecentersquare.com

Message in a bottle from Ireland washes up on a Jersey Shore beach – pennlive.com

Local News

I-81 shuts down after Cumberland County crash – pennlive.com

Crash closes I-83 northbound in Dauphin County: PennDOT – pennlive.com

Central Pa. borough declares another water emergency – pennlive.com

5 Pennsylvania spots among ‘Most Picturesque Small Towns in America’ | Today in Pa. – pennlive.com

Check out which Lehigh Valley school districts have construction projects in the works (mcall.com)

Nazareth ZIP code among the hottest for real estate in the U.S. (mcall.com)

Lehigh Twp. zoners reject medical marijuana campus | Lehigh Valley Regional News | wfmz.com

West Chester Area School District Board of Directors rejects Valley Forge Classical Academy Charter School application – Daily Local

Following tree removal, Duryea residents now bugged by salvage yard retention pond | News | citizensvoice.com


Family gathers for vigil at Garfield home where suspect died after hourslong standoff | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pennsylvania gets federal help for new paving materials | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pa. PUC hires ex-secretary of labor during Wolf administration as its executive director | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Public Schools implement ‘science of reading’ curriculum for K-5 students | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Morning Roundup: Hit-and-run driver strikes bicyclist in Pittsburgh’s Marshall-Shadeland | TribLIVE.com


Philadelphia schools earmark $1 million for student eye exams | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Greater Philadelphia’s Best Places to Work for 2023: The full list – Philadelphia Business Journal (bizjournals.com)

Watlington talks new school year, teacher vacancies, curriculum changes | Local News | phillytrib.com

Shattering records and stereotypes, first-generation college students share their fears and struggles as they leave Philly | Local News | phillytrib.com


F&M Poll: Optimism On Rise; Shapiro, Biden, Casey Approval Ratings Improve (politicspa.com)