Memorial Day

Aboard the USS Requin, a Memorial Day tribute

A little-known WWII catastrophe: 1,015 lost after a radio-guided bomb took out the Rohna

Local service members lost aboard the HMT Rohna

Weather can’t dampen respect for Brackenridge’s Honor Roll memorial

Wilkes-Barre church pays homage to parishioners who died in WWI, WWII

Celebrate Memorial Day: parades, ceremonies, fireworks around Berks

Memorial Day events schedule for Monday, May 27

Kiski Area students documenting the lives of local veterans

Saluting those who have served

Ride helps veterans, honors the fallen

World War II veteran to serve as parade’s grand marshal

Purple Heart returned to Dunmore family after a series of coincidences

As number of American Legion posts dwindle across Pa., top brass seeking new members

Memorial for Persian Gulf War era veterans coming to City Park in Reading

Local Veteran Ed Hess marks 100th birthday with month of celebrations

Washington Crossing ceremony honors America’s earliest fallen heroes

Gratitude, remembrance,and a quiz Test of Memorial Day trivia

Editorial: Military dead deserve all Americans’ respect today


Will Sunday deer hunting come to Pennsylvania?

Health Care

Protecting your skin from the sun as easy as ABC

Local News

County commissioner opposes stormwater fees on taxpayers

Luzerne County manager pitches 2020 capital projects

Pedri proposes $1.9M capital plan for county

Luzerne County planning update on outstanding tax breaks

‘Ceri Piccoli’ connects youngest Ubaldo revelers to their past

Westmoreland County Airshow wows crowds on second day

National News

Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr, a 1977 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee, dies at 85

Opioid Crisis

Sue all of them: The state’s case against an opioid maker is a start


Meek Mill turned away from a Las Vegas hotel, calls it ‘racist’

At-large City Council president? Plus: Other ways Philly government could evolve | Editorial

Pa.’s heartbreaking ‘Kids for Cash’ scandal becomes a musical in Philadelphia


Meetings planned to gauge interest, get feedback about countywide Children’s Fund

National health study gains local participants as it pushes for 1 million

What do you do when the corner lot is full of lead?

Walkabout: Celebrating the life and art of Phil Pappas

McKeesport senior shot and killed days before graduation

State News

Boy, 13, falls from observation level on Gettysburg monument

New Kensington Donut Connection sells $2M Powerball ticket

ATV hits deer on Pennsylvania road, killing 2 men

Police: 13-year old accidentally shot by Dad’s gun

Ohio man attacked by bull near Pennsylvania gas well dies

Stray bullet strikes girl in Hazleton home

Berks County’s population is growing faster than the state’s

No smoke and mirrors: Youth vaping increases 78 percent in one year nationwide


PennDOT looking to make Route 30 project in North Versailles, Irwin more manageable


Will Pennsylvania decide the 2020 presidential race? I don’t think so. | John Baer

Black Dems in vastly white Iowa poised to play 2020 role