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Pennsylvania GOP’s push for more power over judiciary raises alarms

GOP lawmakers in 28 states, including Pa., have introduced more than 100 bills seeking to restrict ballot access | Analysis

Pa. schools would get hike of more than $1B with Gov. Wolf’s budget, but officials aren’t banking on cash yet

After state blunder, Pa. abuse victims ask: ‘Who the hell are we supposed to trust?’

Let’s work for – not against – women’s health in 2021-22 | Opinion

Pa. Dems were right: It’s time for lawmakers to prioritize women’s, family health | Opinion

To keep Pa. voters confident in our elections, rejecting misinformation is key | Opinion

Pending legislation could affect Salavantis replacement

Pennsylvania laws must ensure child abuse victims can pursue justice | Opinion

Blake to direct Cartwright’s district office with jobs focus

Pa. state Sen. Blake to take econ development job with Cartwright, sparking NEPA special election

Blake good model for his successor

Philly Rep. Brian Sims says he’ll seek Dem nod for Lt. Gov in 2022

Coronavirus – COVID-19

Doctors push back against new Pa. Health Department COVID-19 vaccine policy

Berks Community Health Center to see increase in COVID vaccine supply under new program

Bucks County delays some COVID vaccine appointments due to registration error

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: Fewer than 2,000 additional cases; Pa. slated for 210,000 first vaccine doses this week

COVID-19 Update: New cases in Pa. at lowest point in months

COVID cases rise by 51 in Berks County; 2-dose vaccinations top 12,000

38 new COVID-19 cases reported in county on Monday

County agency steps up for older residents


Delay in census data could put transparency in Pa.’s redistricting process at risk


Armstrong County to give $733K in grants to restaurants hard hit by pandemic

Hospitality workers hardest hit by COVID pandemic

Allied Universal hiring 200 people in and around Lehigh Valley as demand jumps for security services

Royal Farms offers wellness bonus to employees that get COVID vaccine


A call for accuracy and safety


New CDC COVID guidelines for schools don’t change much in Pennsylvania

Muhlenberg School District students will likely be back in class soon, but not quite yet

Wilkes-Barre Area expecting schools to reopen in two weeks

Some high schools change mask policy to avoid WPIAL playoff forfeits

Should Pa. increase education funding by raising taxes? | Pro/Con

Universities are schooling future architects to consider community and history as they design

Local students in health care help during pandemic

Lehigh University professor’s remarks about race and poverty draw criticism from students, faculty

WCU awarded $30,000 to combat sex and relationship violence

Local News

New section of trail in Scranton will traverse former mining tract

$1.5M Babcock Nature Center under construction in Buffalo Township

Montgomery County coronavirus response fund raises $900K for nonprofits

Luzerne County committee to discuss 407 acres that could be sold


Philly Fighting COVID got a city contract while groups emphasizing racial equity didn’t

Elected officials and community partners want the Linc as massive vaccination site

Some skulls in a Penn Museum collection may be the remains of enslaved people taken from a nearby burial ground

Start-ups are surging across the U.S. It may be a good to time to launch a home-based business in Philly

Political squabbling over Philly vaccination plan is sickening | Editorial

Now do you understand why I write about Black people so much? | Jenice Armstrong

Philly should use the schools reopening debate to fix longer-term problems | Opinion

Krasner calls on Philadelphia leaders to invest $100 million to help curb gun violence


Demand far exceeds supply at Allegheny County vaccine centers

Teen hospitalized after shooting in Larimer

Pittsburgh to partner with FUSE Corps on policing, youth workforce development

Pitt, NCAA knew about dangers of football concussions, lawsuits claim

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County and PennDOT officials try to keep up with wintry weather

State News

Pennsylvanians consumed an average of 753 drinks each in 2020, study says


PennDOT receives $407.2 million in federal COVID relief funds for road and bridge projects

Ready for takeoff: Portersville man finally gets required COVID test to visit wife in Germany


Pelosi says independent commission will examine Capitol riot

Westmoreland GOP censures Toomey while Allegheny chair urges caution

Pat Toomey is facing a Republican backlash in Pennsylvania for voting to convict Donald Trump

Pa. Republicans weigh move to censure Toomey over impeachment vote, report