Banned for 12 Years, Fracking Poised to Make a Comeback in Pennsylvania’s ‘Gasland’ (insurancejournal.com)

Capitol Digest: Baker, Haywood’s guardianship legislation signed into law | News | citizensvoice.com

Baker’s guardianship legislation now signed into law | News | wcexaminer.com

Pennsylvania bill would require schools to consider panic alarms | ABC27

Over $11 Million Granted for Water and Sewer Projects Across Pennsylvania’s 9th District – MyChesCo

The top 10 Pennsylvania Legislature stories from 2023 – The Record Online (therecord-online.com)

Drilling in Dimock, Pa. has been banned since 2010. It’s coming back. | 90.5 WESA

Senator Hughes Announces Over $1M for Community Improvements and Revitalization in Philadelphia | World of Culture Times

Drilling under Dimock, Pa. was banned since 2010. It’s coming back. | WITF

Bucks County Arts Scene Receives Over $300K in Recovery Funds – MyChesCo

Simpler appeal process proposed for taxpayers | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com


New thrift shop opens in central Pa. – pennlive.com

‘Not an easy decision’: Home decor store to leave Capital City Mall – pennlive.com

Hollywood Casino reopens after shutting down on Christmas Eve due to a ‘technical issue’ – pennlive.com

Items from recently-closed 450,000-square-foot Cumberland County factory to be auctioned off – pennlive.com

Large central Pa. bank appoints longtime employee as its president – pennlive.com

Dauphin County business acquired by Ohio company – pennlive.com

Black owned lobbying firm spins off communications business to meet demand | Local News | phillytrib.com


15-year-old shoots younger brother, who’d killed their sister on Christmas Eve: police – pennlive.com

Harrisburg man caused ‘life-altering injuries’ in shaken-baby case: police – pennlive.com

Pa. man convicted in Jan. 6 riot case seeks prison release during his appeal – pennlive.com


Year in Review: Pennsylvania education policy | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Pennsylvania bill would require schools to consider panic alarms | ABC27

Plagued by plagiarism scandal, Harvard’s political donations flood to Democrats | National | thecentersquare.com

Student loan repayments put a damper on holiday spending — especially for Gen Z and millennials – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)


Keeping count of the candidates running for Pennsylvania auditor general in 2024 – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)

AG Days: Who’s running for Pennsylvania attorney general? – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)

Democratic committees file motion to allow misdated Pennsylvania mail-in ballots to be counted – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

City & State’s Year in Review – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)


Pa. used car dealer took disabled customers’ money for wheelchair-vans | WITF

Toyota recalls 1 million vehicles over possible air-bag problem – pennlive.com


FDA issues warning about counterfeit versions of popular weight-loss drug – pennlive.com

The Alzheimer’s Association is here to support caregivers | PennLive letters – pennlive.com

Spotlight PA makes info publicly available on why patients qualify for medical marijuana – pennlive.com

State News

Guardianship Legislation Signed Into Law by Pa. Gov. | The Legal Intelligencer

A ‘momentous victory’: Advocates celebrate anniversary of Pregnant Workers Fairness Act – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

‘Smash-and-grab’ robberies fuel new laws, but critics question the need – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Pa. dog license fee hike takes a nip out of owners’ wallets to pay for more wardens – pennlive.com

National News

Biden orders retaliatory strikes after Christmas attack on U.S. troops in Iraq | National | thecentersquare.com

IRS reminds retirement account holders to make withdrawals as rules change | National | thecentersquare.com

Fentanyl crisis highlights problems on both sides of U.S.-Mexico border | National | thecentersquare.com

U.S. national debt soars in 2023; per-taxpayer burden reaches $100,000 | National | thecentersquare.com

Local News

Pa. residents fight power plant plan to burn tires for cryptocurrency | WITF

York County restaurant inspections, Dec. 26, 2023 | WITF

Lancaster County restaurant inspections, Dec. 22, 2023 | WITF

Inside the queer, witchy ‘they bar’ of Millvale, Pa. | WITF

Worker discrimination lawsuit against union argued in court | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Route 1 and Oxford Valley Road fix has long history in Lower Bucks (phillyburbs.com)

Severely injured dog rescued by Brandywine Valley SPCA; South Coatesville man charged with animal cruelty – Daily Local


Pine-Richland High School community gathers to mourn the loss of Jonathan Tourney | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Little Lamb Resale brings clothes to Downtown Pittsburgh parents in need | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

U.S. Steel sale will create new jobs, spark investment in Mon Valley, analyst says | TribLIVE.com

Pittsburgh sign painters keep a centuries-old trade alive | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Philly Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel named managing director: ‘Our city feels like it’s in crisis’ | Local News | phillytrib.com

Outgoing CEO Paul Levy on what’s next for him and Center City District – Philadelphia Business Journal (bizjournals.com)

Black owned lobbying firm spins off communications business to meet demand | Local News | phillytrib.com

Philly hip-hop artist returns back to school to share the importance of African American studies | Local News | phillytrib.com

Penn Medicine buys Montco site for $7.5M with plans to build outpatient care center – Philadelphia Business Journal (bizjournals.com)


Eye on the Capitol: How Casey, Fetterman voted last week | Local News | ncnewsonline.com

A ‘momentous victory’: Advocates celebrate anniversary of Pregnant Workers Fairness Act – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Fetterman: I Didn’t Leave the Left, It Left Me “I don’t feel like I’ve left the label; it’s just more that it’s left me.” by Daniel Greenfield | RUTHFULLY YOURS