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Funding for Pennsylvania family centers restored for 2 years

Democrats take to Broad Street Market to argue for higher wage in Pa.

As budget season approaches, Democrats keep pushing for minimum wage hike

State legislators move toward occupational licensing reform

Billboards on 283 call out bill from Sen. Scott Martin

Reform law, fight recidivism

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GOP congressmen ask Gov. Wolf to help Trump Administration on Mexican border


Another Wawa may be coming to Chester County after town officials change zoning rules

Pennsylvania regulators approve piece of proposed $26B T-Mobile-Sprint deal

Wilkes-Barre auto dealer slapped with AG’s Office lawsuit, claiming fraudulent practices

Local businesses struggle as pork prices soar

Sheetz to sell CBD products at 140+ locations

New establishment coming to former Molly Brannigans in downtown Scranton

MediaNews Group bids $5 million for Reading Eagle Company assets, but leaves WEEU broadcast license on the table


Lawyers for accused Tree of Life shooter seek plea deal


Students reclaim fun at LIU Field Day

West Mifflin Area School Board votes to close New Emerson Elementary School

Greensburg’s Offutt Field receives grant for new turf field through Steelers, NFL

Highlands again refuses to name employee put on unpaid leave

Highlands comment policy causes confusion, raises concerns

Voluntary retirement plan could help cash-strapped Pa. state university system

Keystone College to cut staff, programs in realignment

CCBC to offer nine new STEM programs


Slightly more Dems voted in Westmoreland primary election than Republicans

Editorial: Election turnout a terrible disappointment

Representing a majority, elected by a minority: Low voter turnout persists in special state Senate elections


Two gamblers are suing SugarHouse claiming they lost $250,000

How much tax money did Pa. get from fantasy sports games in their first year?

Health Care

Big raise for Romoff: Can the UPMC board really like what he’s done?

Karen Kane: Two power brokers call out the UPMC board

Local News

Solomon Creek flood project work back on track

Enormous warehouse on its way to Jessup

Wansacz to lead Scranton Lackawanna Human Development Agency as executive director

Longtime Scranton neighborhood association leader dies

Scranton sale of delinquent taxes set for June 3

Scranton City Council passes emergency legislation for DPW and clerical pension fund

Scranton reopening Nay Aug Park treehouse Saturday

Carbondale camp for disabled veterans and first responders adds wheelchair lift

Fire-ravaged apartment building in city demolished

Arnold planning to have 10 dilapidated buildings razed

Developer answers questions about potential project at golf course site in Sinking Spring

National News

Americans aren’t ready to weather a sustained downturn, report shows


What to do about Philadelphia’s buried colonial riverfront? Developer moves cautiously.

What did you do when you were 13? On Tuesday, he led a Philly gun-violence protest | Jenice Armstrong

Police name detective who shot man panhandling in Kensington

Jannie Blackwell blames election loss on developers, dark money: ‘It was about them taking control of my district’

Philly lawyer who stole $100,000 from elderly client to gamble gets 4 years in prison

SEPTA approves $2 billion for operating, capital budget

Here are the Philly area’s cheapest appliance stores, according to undercover shoppers

Don’t put supervised injection site on ice. Put it on wheels. | Editorial


Teacher’s aide brought gun to school after feeling threatened by student, police say

Survey shows Pittsburgh commuters expanding their transportation choices

Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg visits Pittsburgh Allderdice students

Partnerships aim to make Allegheny safe from lead hazards

Council passes data-sharing agreement with amendment ensuring oversight

Via Airlines suspends all service from Pittsburgh International Airport

4 shot overnight in 3 Pittsburgh neighborhoods

Residents oppose Steelers’ request for sign on Heinz Field seating

State News

Cicadas will loudly announce their arrival this spring

‘Court-assisted terrorism’? How the powerful can muzzle free speech for about $300.

Sunday tornado confirmed at Bucks County campground; Pa. exceeds annual twister average

Pennsylvania had six tornado warnings Thursday; state has well exceeded its annual tornado average

Giant, Wegmans, and Acme have changed how we buy wine and beer in towns across Pa. | Maria Panaritis

Explore Pennsylvania!

Tobyhanna Army Depot first in DOD to attain ISO 45001 certification


On impeachment, Pa. Dem split reflects wider party divide

Cartwright backs stormwater funding boost

Proposed budget includes funds for Chesapeake project

United lawmakers team up to address surprise medical bills