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New plastic recycling law might affect Berks County project

With time running out, GOP state reps file new challenge to Pa.’s election results, citing already rejected claims of fraud

GOP legislators seek emergency court order to void final certification of ‘severely flawed’ Pa. vote count

Challenges to Biden’s Pennsylvania win continue

Trump questions Pennsylvania House Speaker Bryan Cutler on electoral votes

Trump called Pa. House speaker to ask for help overturning election results: report

GOP House leaders should be ashamed

Congress must act fast on the CARES Act, new plan for residents during COVID-19 | Opinion

Coronavirus – COVID-19

Gov. Wolf issues dire plea to Pennsylvanians as COVID-19 hospitalizations hit 5,400 and health-care workers are exhausted

Wolf, Levine plead for public cooperation, call COVID situation ‘dire’

Wolf says he’ll decide on new COVID mitigation in next few days, asks for citizens to stay home

Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf says coronavirus surge could overwhelm health care system; more mitigation measures may come soon

No new covid restrictions for Pa., but possibility looms

Wolf on PA’s rapid COVID rise: state action “pales in comparison” to everyone wearing masks

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: 1,000 COVID-19 deaths in the last week

Pennsylvania reports nearly 15,000 new covid cases, 111 deaths over 2 days

Excela to add more covid-19 beds at its hospitals as cases continue to rise

Pittsburgh doctor: ‘Covid vaccines are lights at the end of the tunnel, but we’re still in the tunnel’

Despite drop in new cases, Allegheny County’s record covid numbers continue

Westmoreland County reports over 500 new covid cases in 2 days, 3 new deaths

Berks County adds more than 500 new COVID cases in 2-day span

Coronavirus positivity rate surges in Montgomery County and six neighboring counties

Trump administration passed up chance to lock in more Pfizer vaccine doses

Lawmakers who met with Giuliani scramble after COVID-19 news

As COVID-19 spreads, Kansas hospital runs out of staff


Gov. Wolf names 13 municipalities to receive money for intersection safety projects

PennDOT to improve traffic signals at Five Points to stop red-light running

Chester County revitalization program gets funding boost from state

State: 500K to lose benefits if federal programs not extended

Families are facing a food crisis; soon Pennsylvania’s food banks will, too | Opinion


Uber turns over self-driving car project to company with Pittsburgh ties

Nearly half of Pennsylvania restaurants expect to fail without more help, survey says

U.S. Steel to test emergency equipment at Clairton facility

Worker claims Cargill discriminated against Hispanics during pandemic


Pa. prisons won’t mandate COVID-19 tests for staff, even as outbreaks grow frequent and deadly

Virus spreads quickly among Westmoreland County Prison inmates

Send first vaccines to Pennsylvania’s prisons | Opinion


Pa. shortchanged its poorest school districts in giving out federal CARES Act money, report says

Scranton School District proposes closing Bancroft Elementary, moving fifth grades

Gov. Mifflin board member censured for insensitive remarks about Pa. secretary of health

Northeastern cuts ties with principal over Black Lives Matter is a ‘leftist lie’ post

U.S. schools, communities emotionally debate decision on in-school vs. home learning

Should Biden cancel student loan debt? | Pro/Con

Health Care

Time is running out for Pennsylvanians to buy insurance plans

Local News

Community organizations boosted by tax credits

Reading cuts tax increase in half again

An ex-Bucks County prosecutor will challenge her former boss for District Attorney

Here’s how much food bank demand increased in Lehigh Valley amid coronavirus pandemic

State tax-credit program will help Westmoreland County Food Bank add sprinklers

Wilkes-Barre budget balance shows expected drop

George Avenue Streetscape project in Wilkes-Barre complete

United Way donations are down as need is up

State College to hold public hearing on budget, including police funding

‘Don’t give up’: Harrisburg’s civil rights champions tackle challenges, just as late leader would’ve wanted

National News

Chuck Yeager, first pilot to break sound barrier, dies at 97


Philly’s effort to recoup back taxes from tiny nonprofit could cost it something special | Inga Saffron

City Council criticizes Philly courts for inaction on systemic racism

Advocates make last-ditch effort to stall mayor’s appointment for Philly gas utility CEO

Philadelphia legislator calls for making every Friday ‘Shop Black Business Friday’

Philadelphia Gay News prepares to take legal action for Morris records

2 men killed in separate Philly shootings

New York-based group to build apartments at site once eyed by electrical workers’ union charter school

City of Philadelphia offers some BIRT tax refunds to beleaguered business owners


2 Port Authority drivers, ages 34 and 57, dead from covid

Speakers call for Pittsburgh Public Schools to cut police, security spending

Feds award $10M to stabilize Pittsburgh’s Mt. Washington|

State News

800 taxpayers affected by glitch in Pa’s collection of back state taxes