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Pa. state senators introduce open primary bill | Monday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Lawmakers, Advocates Hold Rally for DACA Teacher Certifications – BCTV

Pa. Democratic lawmakers renew push to expand teacher certification and in-state tuition for DACA recipients | WITF

Pa. lawmakers push to expand certification for immigrant teachers | 90.5 WESA

Pennsylvania lawmaker pushes two bills focused on education (

State passes bill to improve Lyme disease detection in schools | Community |

Pa. Senate panel OKs bills to curb vehicle emissions tests | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Governor Shapiro expected to sign historic bill regarding breast cancer prevention (

Gov. Shapiro to sign law requiring insurers to cover breast, ovarian cancer screenings – CBS Pittsburgh (

Josh Shapiro announces support for Fairness Act – City & State Pennsylvania (

Pa. doesn’t fund public defense. Shapiro’s budget would change that. · Spotlight PA

Lenape Valley Foundation welcomes local legislators – Lower Bucks Times

Pennsylvania House passes eight bipartisan bills in productive return to session – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pa. House Dems float ‘fair share’ fix to income tax | Friday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Gun control legislation inching through State House | ABC27


Check your pantry – General Mills recalls some Gold Medal flour after testing reveals salmonella –

Developer pulls out of problem-plagued Harrisburg rental complex –

First Republic Bank seized, sold to JPMorgan Chase –

Three retailers to accept Bed Bath & Beyond coupons (

UPMC job fair shows health care jobs aren’t always about medicine | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


She’s 23, has 65 license suspensions, and was just arrested for driving without a license: report –

Man who escaped custody at central Pa. hospital still on the run: police –

Police: Armed man wounded, 2 officers hit but saved by vests in Philadelphia (

Pennsylvania nurse practitioner sentenced for drug prescription fraud (

Person sot outside home in Lower Towamensing | Poconos and Coal Region |

Pittsburgh Perry South shooting under investigation |

3-year-old boy shot in the cheek in Philadelphia | Local News |


Penn State University to host spring 2023 commencement ceremonies May 5-7 – India Education | Latest Education News | Global Educational News | Recent Educational News (

Increased police presence as students return to Reading High after gun incident | Berks Regional News |

Commencement season gets underway |


Northampton County DA Democratic primary preview (


Flooding, damage, road closures: Which Pa. counties are impacted? –

Gun Safety

Gun control legislation inching through State House | ABC27


What to know about tick, Lyme season following a mild winter | WITF

More than 1M doses of Naloxone distributed through state program | Five for the Weekend – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

As U.S. life expectancy falls, experts cite the health impacts of incarceration – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

State News

Pa. Attorney General honored at CASA Awards Dinner –

An amendment tracker and complete guide to proposed changes in Pennsylvania’s Constitution | WITF

Auditor dings boroughs for errors, lauds Johnstown for financial recovery | Pennsylvania |

State police want more women on the force as vacancies pile up | Pennsylvania |

Philadelphia families remember loved ones during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pennsylvania student offers cop ride during chase, gets assist in catching suspect | Today in Pa. –

Pa. city is removed from ‘distressed municipality status’ after 30 years –

Pa. Attorney General honored at CASA Awards Dinner –

National News

Biden administration to expand entry to U.S. ahead of Title 42 ending | National |

Biden proposal on transgender student athletes met with praise but also questions – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Biden authorizes military to call up reservists to combat drug trafficking at southern border | National |

U.S. evacuates hundreds of Americans from Sudan capital : NPR

Credit bureau CEOs face tough questions at Senate hearing; Democrats push to remove medical debt – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

20/24 vision: How the last presidential election is influencing the next one – City & State Pennsylvania (

Outrage continues over federal rule to charge higher fees to home buyers with better credit | National |

More people are getting away with murder. Unsolved killings reach a record high | WITF

Trickling Tax Revenue Complicates Debt Limit Talks – The New York Times (

Virginia Beach Begins Cleanup After Tornado Damage – The New York Times (

Biden Calls for Release of U.S. Journalist Detained Abroad – The New York Times (

NASA is keeping Voyager 2 going until at least 2026 by tapping into backup power : NPR

Local News

Annual Trash Can to Treasure event held in Dauphin County (

Man wanted after allegedly fleeing York Hospital detainment (

Cumberland County police seize $360k in marijuana products (

Harrisburg boardwalks reopen after renovations (

Baby alligator found in Allentown wastewater treatment plant (

Bryan Kohberger’s former school district won’t talk. But Pleasant Valley turned over records for Idaho case – The Morning Call

Giant supermarket worker charged in food tampering case (

New Orleans Mayor Moves Past Failed Recall Effort, but Unease Persists – The New York Times (

Increased police presence as students return to Reading High after gun incident | Berks Regional News |

Radnor police recognize Nova student in help in apprehending suspect – Mainline Media News

Radnor School District proposes 2.78 percent tax hike for upcoming school year – Mainline Media News

Rowan receives $30M gift to name New Jersey’s first veterinary school – Philadelphia Business Journal (


Traffic calming construction begins Monday in Brighton Heights |

After week of selection, 27 people eligible for jury in Pittsburgh synagogue shooting trial |

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ brings complex tale of lonely teen to Pittsburgh |

Dr. Jonas Salk polio vaccine exhibit opens at University of Pittsburgh |

Most train derailments in Western Pa. happen near major rivers, a new study shows | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Larry Scirotto, Pittsburgh’s likely new police chief, brings baggage from Florida | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

UPMC lifting mask mandates at most facilities – CBS Pittsburgh (

Jury selection resumes Monday in Pittsburgh synagogue trial – CBS Pittsburgh (


Where Philadelphia mayoral candidates stand on business issues – Philadelphia Business Journal (

801 Market St. in Center City Philadelphia back up for sale – Philadelphia Business Journal (

LGBTQ+ Voter’s Guide: The fight for Philadelphia Mayor. The issues, the candidates – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Jeff Brown wants to make Philadelphia his business – City & State Pennsylvania (

A 95-year-old sprinter ran the 100 at the Penn Relays Saturday. Here’s how he finished –

Philly Low on List of Country’s Best 100 Cities for Entrepreneurs – DV Journal (

Will Hydrogen Hub Come to Philly? – DV Journal (


Sen. Bob Casey Raises More Money From PACs Than From PA – DV Journal (

Bob Casey starts 2024 re-election campaign in strong position | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Lawmakers urge NLRB to investigate ‘unfair practices’ at Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (