Select Page


Wolf: In wake of leaked Supreme Court opinion on Roe, ‘abortion is and will remain legal in Pennsylvania’ – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

With record tax collections, not spending would be ‘irresponsible,’ Wolf says | Tuesday Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Schwank issues Good Citizenship Award to Reading Virtual Academy Student Ja’Mir Rivera (

Both chambers of the Pa. Legislature need to make lawmakers’ expenses searchable online [editorial] | Our Opinion |

Advocates in Pennsylvania push for more state funds for disability services and higher wages for workers | WITF

Yudichak responds to Luzerne County Council gambling revenue concern | Times Leader

Pa. lawmakers told of tragic lack of access to drug abuse treatment medicine: ‘I will carry this burden of guilt for the rest of my life’ – The Morning Call (

PA Senate Panel Holds Hearing On Crime – WDAC



Letters: OSHA should cover public sector; GOP debate demands worrisome (

Spirit Airlines rejects JetBlue buyout offer, presses ahead on Frontier deal – Philadelphia Business Journal (

This Is the Income a Family Needs to Cover Normal Living Expenses in Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania |

400 jobs in the balance as Armstrong Flooring bankruptcy looms | Local Business |

‘Not one more’: Labor leaders, state officials call for enhanced workplace safety standards – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Lancaster residents call for workers’ rights on May Day – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Small Business Week kicks off at Castor Ave. commercial corridor | Local News |

Amazon workers in New York City reject union –

What to know as the Fed prepares its biggest rate hike in years : NPR



Police chiefs call attention to hiring problems across Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania |

Ex-Philadelphia police officer who fatally shot 12-year-old boy in the back is charged with murder | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Officials address Pa. violent crime rate at Lancaster County meeting (

Coroner: Fentanyl playing a role in Erie County drug deaths (

Spring Brings New Life: Let’s pass compassionate release for our incarcerated neighbors | Opinion – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (



Radnor considers renovation, rebuilding three school district buildings – Mainline Media News

Scranton School District appeals bus contract decision | Education |

Repair list for Hazleton Area schools totals $5.5 million | Education |

Pitt says ‘thousands’ have supported university as debate over funding continues |



How to find your polling place and district in Pennsylvania for the 2020 primary election | 90.5 WESA

Pennsylvania’s biggest primaries could get called on election night, but don’t get used to it | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Election 2022: Policy summary of Democratic candidates for Pennsylvania Senate | Pennsylvania |

Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Lou Barletta Speaks Out on Inappropriate Books in Schools – DV Journal (

Doug Mastriano’s 2002 academic paper raises eyebrows among war scholars – City & State Pennsylvania (

Lamb brings Senate campaign to Cambria County | News |

Mysterious “Cities Project” appeared twice in Zuckerberg election-grants push (

Republicans Working to Get Out the Vote Prior to May 17 Primary – DV Journal (

Ron Vogel Continues Run For Congress After Pausing Campaign Over Smear – DV Journal (

York County elections: No drop box for voters to return mail ballots (

Guest Opinion: As a leader, Trump outclasses Biden (

The only woman in Pennsylvania’s Democratic U.S. Senate field used to uphill battles | WITF

Central Pa.’s U.S. House primaries feature only 1 contested race, and that’s among Democrats –

Lehigh County ballot drop box monitoring could keep disabled residents from voting, advocates say – The Morning Call (



Donahue: Reclassification of Water Gap Rec Area is an opportunity (

Pennsylvania to receive $5.6 million to help restore Chesapeake Bay | WITF

Study: Outdoor recreation spending in Pa. sees a boost in 2020 | The Numbers Racket – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

PA Department of Environmental Protection investigating South Whitehall Township chemical spill – The Morning Call (



I-95 named the deadliest highway in the United States | ABC27

Biden nominates Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency CEO Robin Wiessmann to Amtrak board – Philadelphia Business Journal (



Draft ruling shows Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade: report (

Report: Supreme Court draft suggests Roe v. Wade could be overturned | Health |

Reactions to Supreme Court Opinion Leak – PoliticsPA

Draft Opinion Shows Supreme Court to Overturn Roe v. Wade – PoliticsPA

Adm. Rachel Levine wants to integrate mental health with physical health care | WITF

Here’s what to know about Black moms’ pandemic struggles and strengths | Opinion – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Drug plan prices touted during Medicare open enrollment can rise within a month : Shots – Health News : NPR


State News

Pennsylvania sets record in April for revenue collection (

Pennsylvania is feeling the pressure of neighboring states’ passage of adult-use marijuana – City & State Pennsylvania (

Editor’s Note: Pennsylvania should take a page out of New Jersey’s pot playbook – City & State Pennsylvania (

Medical marijuana in Pennsylvania: You legally can’t drive (

Pa. Treasury owes more than $57M to Lancaster County residents; here’s how to check the list | Local News |

Houlahan hears calls for more beds during tour of Chester County hospitals – Daily Local

State-of-the Arts in central Pennsylvania | Smart Talk (

Hundreds honor 4 fallen Pennsylvania State Police troopers with tributes, salutes, and prayers | WITF

After long delay, Real ID requirement in Pennsylvania begins in one year – The Morning Call (


National News

Roe v. Wade: Here’s what governors are saying about leaked Supreme Court opinion : NPR

Deadly bird flu sweeps states, including Pa., straining farmers | Analysis – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

You can now ask Google to take your personal data out of its search results | WITF

Ohio and Indiana state primaries: what to watch for : NPR

As a wildfire closes in, New Mexico residents prepare to flee : NPR

How palm oil prices are affecting the global economy : Planet Money : NPR

The minimum age for juveniles to be arrested is being debated in some states : NPR


Local News

Groundbreaking Held for $1.5 Billion Keystone Trade Center in Bucks County – DV Journal (

City of Pittston receives $1 million PennDOT grant for new trail | Times Leader

Evelyn Graham, community leader and philanthropist, dies at 84 | News |

Why the Lehigh Valley will soon see a flood of home foreclosures – The Morning Call (



Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey celebrates first legislative signing, expanding affordable housing access | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey signs inclusionary zoning expansion for Bloomfield, Polish Hill |

National grant to provide $450,000 to Allegheny County artists and organizations | Visual Art | Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh City Paper (

New design, mission for site of Pittsburgh synagogue attack | News |

CFA distributes $200K-plus in community grants | News |

New design, mission for site of Pittsburgh synagogue attack | WITF

New Kensington Redevelopment Authority continuing efforts to develop industrial park |

Mobile trailer to sell CBD edibles in Pittsburgh region |

Gas prices in Pittsburgh area jump 18 cents since last week; diesel costs could drive further increases |



Philly First Home program aids first-time buyers (

Former Philadelphia police officer charged with murder in shooting of 12-year-old | WITF

Fired officer charged with murder in shooting of 12-year-old boy | Local News |

Brother of 2 MOVE bombing victims calls for Philly to release their remains – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Philadelphia teen named Gates Scholar | Local News |



Jan. 6 panel asks three GOP members of the U.S. House to cooperate in probe – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (