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Santarsiero: Fighting for this generation’s chance to prosper (

Sen. Hughes Presents $500K Check to Methodist Services for Power House Redevelopment Project – MyChesCo

Sen. Muth Hosts Over 250 Veterans at Annual Veterans’ Expo – MyChesCo

Licensing bill would broaden access to behavioral analysis treatment, advocates say – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pa. Capitol fountain turning pink for breast cancer awareness (

Chronically ill patients could get easier access to new treatments if Pa. lawmakers act soon · Spotlight PA

Protesters at Pa. House panel’s hearing on Philly crime were ‘circus animals,’ its chair says – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (


Coronavirus – COVID-19

Misinformation drives low child COVID vaccination rates, Penn study finds (



86 percent of CEOS expect recession in next 12 months: survey (

Lancaster County salary board ready to approve pay raises for nonunion employees in 2023 | Local News |

Second chance on tap at Returning Citizens Career Fair in Reading (

AAA says tight supply, increased demand main reasons for rising gas prices |



Conference at Pitt-Johnstown to address child sex trafficking | News |

Not just a Philly problem. Every community in Pa. has someone in state prison, new data show – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Philly’s Why Not Prosper opens a housing center for women in reentry in Harrisburg (

Philadelphia police: Hundreds of officers work jobs that could be done by civilians (



Millions of Pennsylvanians eligible for federal student loan relief, Wolf admin says – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

WALKER: Emails Show Central Bucks COVID Closures Work of Teachers’ Union – DV Journal (

Lehigh Valley borough says nation’s 1st Catholic high school for students battling addiction isn’t operating legally – The Morning Call (

Overall enrollment decline in Pa.’s state universities rivals last year’s drop, but the number of freshmen is up (

Scranton School Board retains law firm, hears about staffing shortages | Education |

Medical students launch STEM program in Scranton elementary schools | Education |



Voters Guide 2022: Race for Pennsylvania’s 12th state Senate district (

PA House Preview: Philly West ‘Burbs (

Carrie DelRosso spent more than any other Republican House candidate or officeholder in Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania |

Oz, Shapiro speak at Pa. Chamber of Business and Industry annual dinner (

Candidates from different parties, for different seats stake out political middle at Pa. Chamber forum –

Crime, community safety become focal points in Pa. U.S. Senate race – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pa. election 2022: Where governor candidates Mastriano, Shapiro stand on energy and the environment · Spotlight PA

Dobbs Decision Spurs Voter Registrations Among DelVal Women – DV Journal (

Early voting in PA: Everything you need to know for Nov. 8 election (

Election 2022: The race to represent the 9th Congressional District (

McCullough: Beating back the rising tide of ‘politics as usual’ (

Guest Opinion: Facts undercut GOP’s ‘election integrity’ claims (

Election workers put county voting machines to the test (

Pennsylvania voter registration by party in every county: Map (

Some Pennsylvania counties will let voters fix mail-in ballot issues this election | WITF

How Carbon County voters could decide the winner of 7th Congressional District – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

How Octavius Catto is keeping up the fight for Black voting rights | Michael Coard – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

America is at a turning point this midterm campaign season. The choice is critical | Opinion – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (



Gun Safety

Philadelphia judge blocks mayor’s ban on guns at Parks and Rec facilities | WITF

Philadelphia gun ban at rec centers blocked by judge’s ruling (

Nicolas Elizalde’s classmates react to his death and gun violence in their own words (



Pa. needs to finish emissions regulations for oil and gas sites by December or face sanctions, EPA says | StateImpact Pennsylvania (



Roxborough Memorial Hospital building among those reacquired by Prime Healthcare for $360M – Philadelphia Business Journal (


State News

Universal Free Breakfast program rolls out across Pa. (

Pa.’s sudden Supreme Court vacancy could linger · Spotlight PA

Reporting, staff turnover contribute to Pennsylvania audit troubles | Pennsylvania |

Pennsylvania marijuana lessons to learn from New Jersey issues | Pennsylvania |

Howland Preserve in Wyoming County to become county’s first state park | WITF

Pa. collected $4.2B in tax revenue in September; $9.8B so far this year – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Vincent J. Fumo, IRS debate whether he was helping himself or his constituents (


National News

The Nord Stream gas leak emitted up to 500,000 tons of methane : NPR

See aerial pictures that show Hurricane Ian’s toll : The Picture Show : NPR

Frustrations mount as Hurricane Ian’s effects linger | News |

3 scientists share Nobel Prize in physics : NPR

North Korea fires a ballistic missile over Japan : NPR

Protesters take to the streets around the world in solidarity with Iranian women : NPR

Planned Parenthood launches its 1st mobile abortion clinic : NPR

Abuse in U.S. women’s pro soccer was systemic, a report finds : NPR

Trump escalates his attacks on Mitch McConnell with ‘death wish’ post (

Yom Kippur, holiest day in Jewish faith, begins sunset Tuesday | News |

Russia smuggling Ukrainian grain to help pay for Putin’s war | News |

Social Security pay raise could snag low-income recipients | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Local News

DelVal Residents See Higher Utility Bills – DV Journal (

Farms in York county offer home deliveries (

Dogs, cats rescued from Hurricane Ian arrive in Chester County – Daily Local

Brandywine Valley SPCA receives dogs and cats that survived Hurricane Ian (

Coatesville Parks and Recreation Commission forging new paths to create sense of community – Daily Local

Chester County officials mark start of Domestic Violence Awareness month – Daily Local

Reading City Council approves $586,000 for 4 nonprofits (

Condemned, vacant building collapses in Reading (



Westmoreland set to return portion of unspent rental assistance funds as program continues |

Penguins tweak plans for live music venue at former Civic Arena site | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Allegheny County assessment appeal hearings halted over court litigation | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Beaver County pipefitter dies after fall in Acrisure Stadium following Steelers game | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wilkinsburg community group files another petition seeking borough’s merger with city | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Riverlife gets $2 million Allegheny County grant to begin buying property for new parks around West End Bridge | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



City kicks off annual MED Week to highlight minority businesses | Local News |

DA Krasner announces conviction of 2018 shooters | Local News |

Phillies down Astros for 1st playoff berth since 2011 | WITF

FIFA is eyeing FDR Park for World Cup practice pitches. Communities of color are saying hands off. (

SEPTA has proposed big changes to bus routes and schedules (



Biden visits Puerto Rico to survey hurricane damage : NPR

Voting Rights Act faces further dismantling at Supreme Court : NPR

Opening statements given in Oath Keepers seditious conspiracy case : NPR