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Pa. Senate officials scrub details from financial records, raising alarm among open records advocates

Pass bill, end gerrymander

Legislative ‘pow-wow’: Monroe County’s economic outlook


Gov. Tom Wolf stops by Kutztown University to pitch new scholarship plan for state system students

Gov. Wolf visits ESU for input on proposed scholarships


Health care jobs in high demand at job fair

Lehigh Valley Top Workplaces 2020 revealed: See the complete winner’s list

I’m a home care worker. My work matters to me. But I’m still struggling to meet basic needs | Opinion


House passes emergency spending bill to combat COVID-19

Coronavirus testing now offered with a doctor’s approval, CDC says

Pa. state lab can now test for coronavirus, but its capability is limited

Pennsylvania can test for coronavirus in state laboratory in Exton

No coronavirus for the Philadelphia patient, but now there’s another possible case

Agencies gearing up to counter outbreak

Erie hospitals prepare for coronavirus

Delaware County officials are ‘ready’ for coronavirus

CMU halts all international travel until further notice for students, faculty, staff

Arcadia, Penn State, Rutgers shut down all spring break study-abroad trips due to coronavirus

Coronavirus fears boost hand sanitizer sales across NEPA

N.J. announces ‘first presumptive positive’ coronavirus case in state — in Bergen County

Coronavirus is spreading, but no telling how many people have it | Opinion


Jury deliberates late into night in trial of woman accused of aiding Holt after Officer Shaw killing

Police respond to reported Wilkes-Barre shooting

Killing of teen in Allentown was over robbery of gun, police say

Not just a city problem: Gang activity increases in Harrisburg’s suburbs


Fox Chapel superintendent accused of intimidating community members

Nonbinary student, parent sue Bethlehem school district, IU 20 over misuse of pronouns, name

Chester Upland recovery plan discussed at hearing

It was a mistake for HACC to end mental health counseling | PennLive letters

Hemp fields coming to Cheyney University


After Super Tuesday, how are Pennsylvania Democrats viewing the narrowing presidential field?

Pa. voter trends: Republicans switching parties in reliably red counties and more

Trump is about to troll Joe Biden in his hometown — and in a part of Pa. where Democrats are on defense

Trump likely to face tough questions at Scranton town hall

Biden’s surge no malarkey

Secret Service changing Biden protection plans after rally scare

Jonah Goldberg: California’s primary shows why early voting is a bad idea

Hearing set to determine candidate’s status

Local News

Lackawanna County commissioners award contract for Gateway Center roof replacement

Businesses in Scranton deal with Trump’s arrival

St. Patrick’s Day Parade dignitaries announced

Greenfield Twp. Supervisor receiving benefits amid federal charges

2 die in house fire on Schuylkill Avenue in Reading

Reading hopes to use local contractors for sidewalk replacement program

Commissioners: Safe injection sites not welcome in Bucks

Grand jury seeks financial records of former Chester County sheriff questioned for overtime spending

Arnold Palmer stamp sales off to brisk start at Latrobe post office

Firearms safety, gun rights seminar coming to Hempfield church

Luzerne County councilman questions lobbyist payment

Nominations sought for Distinctive Women program

Schuylkill County shows off new voting machines

Allentown’s NIZ authority approves financing for Grand Plaza, Neuweiler redevelopment projects

National News

Farmer suicide deaths alarm rural communities


Philly Mayor Jim Kenney wants to keep hiking spending in his new $5.2B budget plan

In Mayor Jim Kenney’s budget, $1.9 million designated for new traffic enforcement officers

Mayor Jim Kenney’s budget would make community college free for thousands of Philadelphians

Philly may almost double the budget for its elections office because of a new Pa. law and expected increase in 2020 turnout

Philadelphia prisons investigating 4 overdoses, including 3 deaths, in custody

5 people have now been shot this week in a 3-block section of West Philly

Man killed in North Philly shooting

Lyft: In top markets, Philly claims highest percentage of rides that start or end in low-income areas

Too many black babies are born out of wedlock. An antiviolence activist wants to change that. | Jenice Armstrong

Philly has its corrupt government officials. Let’s ‘name and fame’ the honest ones. | Opinion

What’s at stake for Philadelphia’s cultural institutions goes beyond brick and mortar | Editorial


Pittsburgh planning to spend millions on computer system upgrades

Councilman Kraus, Pittsburgh Zoo spar over proposed reptile regulations

Allegheny County selects new health department director

Allegheny County Health Department names new director

Nellie Bly to join Franco, George Washington at airport

Retiree’s $82,000 seized by feds at airport to be returned, but lawsuit continues

Garden wall collapses at Mattress Factory museum

G-7 foreign ministers meeting coming to Pittsburgh ahead of summit

No longer golden: Strip District McDonald’s to be razed

Pitt clinches fourth consecutive losing season with loss to Georgia Tech

Texas company licenses Pitt gene therapy that could cure diabetes

Scholarship push: Pittsburgh Promise looks to expand eligibility

State News

Spotted lanternfly lands in Western Pa.; Allegheny, Beaver on list of quarantined counties

Lanternfly eggs must be destroyed, officials say

Invasive spotted lanternfly reaches 7 more midstate counties

Are lawsuits against Juul from Pennsylvania and other states good for public health? | Pro/Con

Museums in Westmoreland, Allegheny receive operating grants

Pennsylvania State Police loosens ban on trooper arm tattoos

Pa.’s second lady brings census promotion tour to city

What census mapping can tell us about the Keystone State | The Numbers Racket

U.S. Census director makes a stop in State College to encourage participation

Census 2020: Make sure you stand up and get counted | Opinion


Pennsylvania drivers 40th in the nation in gas consumption

Interstate 78 drivers beware: Automated ticketing for speeding in work zones starts Monday


Supreme Court divided in first big abortion case of Trump era