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Pennsylvania House Insurance Committee chairwoman reaps big harvest of campaign contributions from insurance industry

Drop Wecht resolution

Our View: It’s time to demand respectable behavior from our elected officials

Coronavirus – COVID-19

How are coronavirus cases in schools being reported? ‘It’s a hodge-podgey mess’

Don’t know any COVID-19 patients who’ve died or been in the hospital? That may explain a lot.

Covid-19 case suspends football for Serra Catholic High School; 1 infected, 40-plus quarantined

41 new positive COVID-19 cases reported in Luzerne County on Sunday

Dr. Fauci says he was taken out of context in new Trump campaign ad touting coronavirus response

Trump claims he’s free of virus, ready for campaign trail; medical experts skeptical


Pennsylvania’s second lady films a woman’s racist attack at the grocery store

Lt. governor’s wife says she was verbally assaulted while shopping at grocery store


SBA offers total forgiveness for loans of $50,000 or less, helping PPP small business borrowers

Coming up on six months of temporary layoffs, some businesses might need to change how they report job losses

How to become the ‘Coke’ of CBD brands: Don’t mention CBD at all–20201012.html

Scranton pandemic relief grants benefit more businesses

Live where you work and work where you live: Some Lehigh Valley residents prefer it as coronavirus could fuel surge in new spaces and approach


Two injured after Beaver County shooting

Man fatally shot on Chester street


Scranton School District endangerment charges will be battle of experts, attorneys say

Cyber charters see boom in new enrollments as COVID impacts traditional schooling

Editorial: Pandemic doesn’t stop school bullying

Student activist in rural Pa.: Young people are not ‘the future’ | Opinion

Pennsylvania high school forfeits football game because of alleged hazing incident

Duquesne must choose freedom


Pennsylvania needs Joe Biden

Our Endorsement: Biden will bring competence, civility to the White House

Joe Biden visit Monday caps push into Ohio, once a longshot

Biden hits Trump on economy in Erie, a critical Pennsylvania county

‘Hold your nose’ voters could tip 2020 election as Biden struggles with enthusiasm

Giuliani accuses Dems of exaggerating severity of pandemic in Kingston campaign stop

Giuliani made surprise stop in Poconos Saturday

George Scott will protect healthcare for everyone | PennLive letters

Cartwright the right choice in the 8th Congressional District

Josh Shapiro would continue track record of integrity as attorney general | Inquirer Endorsement

Josh Shapiro deserves new term

Nina Ahmad would bring a wider perspective to Auditor General’s office | Inquirer Endorsement

Democratic state representative in 112th District faces Republican challenger

Stark choice between 113th State House District incumbent, challenger

Heated battles play out on Election Day

Choice the big winner in the upcoming election in Berks County

Pa. Democrats won big in 2018 by door knocking. COVID-19 has cost thousands of hellos. | Maria Panaritis

Sample ballots, polling sites posted to Luzerne County website

Beaver County Republicans hope to ride ‘red wave’ to become the dominant party

Local News

Steamtown Marathon tradition carries on despite cancellation

Lower Burrell applies for grant to pay for $30,000-plus in pandemic expenses

Solar panel project proposed for Richmond Township getting a hearing

Construction of first Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority stormwater fee-funded rain garden underway

Lancaster Police chief asked to resign by mayor after pro-Trump post by wife

Natural Gas

DEP: 2019 was a big year for natural gas production in Pa. This is how big | The Numbers Racket


Why some city workers hope to vote in new leadership at Philadelphia’s biggest municipal union

Philadelphia can lead the way in restoring civility to the national conversation | Opinion

Philly contact tracers compete against time and reluctance to corral surging coronavirus

Trump is making the 2020 election a recipe for chaos. How Philly is preparing.

Philly’s jazz community improvising to deal with COVID-19

Despite a family medical emergency, ‘Ya Fav Trashman’ holds a food drive for Philly’s frontline workers as COVID cases rise


Columbus statue in Schenley Park wrapped and taped

Naked ballots got you confused? Here’s everything you need to know about casting your ballot in Allegheny County

Allegheny Conference summit focuses on economic recovery from pandemic

Pittsburgh’s Greenfield Bridge opens ahead of schedule after upgrades

State News

After missing for more than 100 years, 8 species of freshwater mussels found in the Kiski


Supreme Court nominee Barrett draws on faith, family in prepared remarks for Senate hearing Monday

Senators weigh COVID risk for Barrett Supreme Court hearing