Select Page


Speed cameras are likely coming soon to Roosevelt Boulevard

Work zone cameras are coming to Pa. to enforce lower speed limits

Cameras to target work zone speeders

Senate passes Pennsylvania work-zone camera bill

New tool available to local dairy farmers

Editorial: Pennsylvania victims of domestic abuse deserve protection

Raise vaping, smoking age


Pennsylvania agriculture secretary lauds Conrad Weiser’s science program


Urban Outfitters plans $30 million facility in Indiana County

With acquisition in Illinois, Aqua America surpasses million-customer mark

Unemployment up a little in August, but that’s typical, analysts say

Berks unemployment rate rises to 4.2 percent

Wet weather wreaks havoc on local businesses, farmers


Harrisburg can’t hire enough teachers, leading to doubled classes: union

Harrisburg School District suspends human resources director

Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board holds poster contest for K-12 students

Apollo founder gives Wharton $50 million, school’s biggest gift

Penn State opens business innovation center in South Scranton

Campus path gets funding for second phase


‘They are actually suppressing votes’: Pa. voters abroad are blocked from state election website

It’s Gov. Tom Wolf, not Alex Trebek, putting informed voters in Jeopardy

Ed Rendell, Alex Holley, Gritty? Pa. governor debate needed a better moderator than Alex Trebek | Opinion

Jeopardy’s Alex Trebek on debate: ‘I think I was too naive’

OK, now can we please have a gubernatorial debate? | John Baer

Wagner vows to eliminate unneeded state regulations

Election Board considering moving polling places in Carbondale, three other municipalities

Jim Cox, Trish Wertz debate at Phoebe Berks

Former Clinton speechwriter talks about voting rights at Albright College


Sports betting licenses are on the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board’s agenda today

Slots revenue drops slightly at Meadows, rises a little statewide

Health Care

Health insurance expert calls UPMC prepay mandate ‘harsh’

Urologists say Delta Medix forced them out

Local News

Work on Solomon Creek project begins in W-B

Firefighters union: George using watches as punishment for criticism

WB council to decide on purchases for fire department, including ambulance

Proposed Valley Crest project gets $3 million state grant

Grant to alleviate traffic congestion moves $100M project forward

Hanover Twp. receives grant for Loomis Park Bridge Replacement Project

McDade Park patrons remove fishing line from heron’s leg

State grant to help with road repairs in Butler Twp.

Wilkes-Barre walking tour set for Saturday

Annual Family to Family Thanksgiving fundraiser underway

Tax bump getting cut?

Judge finds Westmoreland’s top deputy sheriff guilty of harassment

Charge dropped against Westmoreland sheriff captain, but investigation continues

Lower Burrell moving ahead with $4.3 million city hall renovation project

Harmar to combat flooding problem on Guys Run Road

Boyertown event to bring addiction, recovery out of shadows

Allentown car explosion investigation continues, victims’ families anxious for answers

Erie nonprofit provides bikes for sick kids

SafeNet, law enforcement team up against domestic violence

National News

Where kids live determines whether they realize American Dream

Packages with suspected ricin sent to Pentagon, Navy chiefs

Presidential Alert coming Wednesday – what you need to know

Opioid Crisis

Opioids still the biggest national drug threat, says DEA

Big Pharma’s bad play: Industry tried to use opioid bill for windfall

Barletta’s opioid act passes House


Former Gov. Ed Rendell is leading nonprofit to open a safe-injection site in Philadelphia

Former Gov. Ed Rendell says ‘arrest me first’ for backing supervised injection facility

In Philadelphia’s building trades, construction workers are helping their colleagues battle addiction

Amazon is raising its minimum wage to $15 an hour. Here’s what it could mean for Philly

SEPTA asks Philly to pick its new mascot. It does not go well.

‘Hero’ Pa. mom dies shielding her baby girl from hail of bullets


Air pollution reaches unhealthy levels in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County announce committee for 2020 census

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County form 2020 census outreach committee

Petition targets planned needle exchange in Carrick

As tech firms and suburban companies look for urban sites, Hazelwood Green site may try spec building

Struggling to find workers, Pittsburgh employers pulled back hiring in August

Ball of fire after contractor hits gas line in Bethel Park

State News

Tornado reported in Crawford County

Suspected tornado in Crawford County partially blew roof off nursing home building: reports

Storms drop hail, down trees in Westmoreland

Statue of ‘Icelandic hero’ near Boathouse Row found in Schuylkill River

Pennsylvania granted extension to comply with REAL ID requirements

What you need to know about the spotted lanternfly invasion

Ahead of Three Mile Island closing, nuclear safety advocates call attention to waste

Firearm first: Catasauqua Police Department is first in Pennsylvania to install cameras on weapons

Where can child care workers earn the most, and how does Harrisburg rate?

Years later, caseload concerns remain in Pa. public defender office


PennDOT puts out call for public-private partnership proposals

Next phase of Southern Beltway work shouldn’t be too disruptive, neighbors learn

Southern Beltway work outlined at Southpointe meeting

New Kensington street repairs delayed again


New York launches a review after the Times reports Trump committed fraud by dodging taxes

Sen. Bob Casey: Why I believe Dr. Ford | Opinion

In Mississippi, Trump mocks Ford’s claims against Kavanaugh

Protesters urge Pat Toomey to vote ‘no’ on Kavanaugh

President Trump hails ‘best economy in our history’ in Philly speech to electrical contractors

Trump’s State Department bans diplomatic visas for foreign same-sex domestic partners