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PFAS health impacts topic of discussion Tuesday at DelVal

LGBT protections sought in Pennsylvania

When state ruins lives

Wolf, lawmakers need to close the early childhood education pay gap | Opinion

Charter fixes long overdue


Berks County educators on Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget proposal: a lot to like, some to not

All but one Berks County district sees increase in Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget plan

Gov. Wolf rolls out new plan to fund state police; this time everybody pays

Plans for state police funding worries some Berks officials; analysis finds errors

Horse racing industry stages rally to buck Gov. Wolf’s plan to raid its trust fund


Delaware County prosecutors turn to a new target: Environmental crime

Police: Man killed in West Mifflin shooting was trying to break up fight between armed mom and her son


More high school students than ever are coming out, but their despair remains acute

Threats close Ringgold School District for a 2nd day

Threats of violence prompt Ringgold School District to close Monday, too

School choice and the fight for public education’s soul | Editorial

Fracking has led to a ‘bust’ for Pennsylvania school district finances | Opinion

Penn State joins a nationwide list of schools that are showcasing their work for researchers and curious intellectuals.


Sanders to seek partial recanvass of Iowa caucus results

Bringing ‘receipts’ to N.H., Klobuchar says she can attract the broadest electoral coalition

What it’s like to be a Democrat in the reddest county in Pennsylvania

Online voting: Washington experiment is worth watching

Enough with the ‘Pennsyltucky’: Pa’s biggest political myths debunked | Purple States

Republicans add birth certificate requirement to Ohio Democratic bill requiring presidential candidates to share tax returns

County offers preview sessions for voters to test-drive new voting machines

Health Care

Pitt professor: Past outbreaks provide lessons for figuring out new coronavirus

Single-payer health insurance may be just what these restaurateurs ordered

Hempfield baby first to benefit from breathing aid, donated milk at Greensburg hospital

Free-standing emergency rooms unlikely in region

Local News

Quarter of Lackawanna County municipalities raised taxes this year

Lackawanna County visitors center in limbo

Deadline set for public objections to Scranton’s petition to continue tripled $156 local services tax

Scranton city council to retroactively authorize mayor’s cabinet picks

Colebrookdale Railroad asks Berks County for $25 million

County Council eyes new $5 fee on motor vehicle registrations for infrastructure

East Deer plans to tear down 7 blights houses this year — most ever undertaken at once

Upper Burrell to repave 3 roads in Lincoln Beach, Whitten Hollow, Turkey Ridge

Lower Burrell councilman peeved over door-to-door solicitors on Sundays

Efforts to fight stormwater fee picking up steam

Luzerne County’s $5 vehicle fee end date may be determined Tuesday

County council to decide fate of vehicle fee

Institute Insights: Downtown Wilkes-Barre is heart of the region. Just see for yourself.

Huber Breaker society considers its future

Hazleton resident driving innovation at PennDOT office

Millennials eagerly move into downtown Harrisburg, but does that equal growth and change?


As the Eagles-Pats game kicked off, a fan was dying in the stands. Could EMTs have helped sooner?

Trump tariffs would bury U.S. in ‘fake prosciutto and fake Parmesan,’ warns one Philly food importer

Philly must plan for a post-refinery future | Editorial

Philly City Council to hold anti-gun violence hearing as city gets off to a bloody year


Study pushes major trail, transit, road improvements in Hazelwood’s Second Avenue corridor

Chipping away at what makes Pittsburgh Pittsburgh

‘This is my fault’: Beltzhoover man arrested in shooting death of 3-year-old girl

Tree of Life brought out a ‘collective compassion.’ Now a Pittsburgh group uses faith to help others facing trauma.

Manchester housing: During rehab work, keep residents close to home

Pittsburgh’s Chinese community concerned about virus outbreak, seeks to help Wuhan

Use of inmate funds at Allegheny County Jail questioned

State News

Grant will help reopen the 103-year-old Brady Tunnel, a vital link along the Armstrong Trail

Out-of-sight, but not out-of-mind: Anglers don’t have to wear fishing licenses

Gun discharges in Lancaster County church security office injures 2

Matt McGloin scores first touchdown for XFL’s New York Guardians


Pittston bridge to close this week for inspection