Community news of Delaware County (delcotimes.com)

Indian-American senator calls for AAPI-Inclusive curriculum in schools – Welcome to The South Asian Times

Nonprofit seeks feminine hygiene product donations (audacy.com)

Grant gives mushroom farmers in Chester County access to educational programs | Chester County Press

Teacher who inspired Abbott Elementary honored by her high school alma mater, Overbrook High School in Philadelphia – 6abc Philadelphia

Senior Resource Fair Planned In Media Thursday | Media, PA Patch

PA Environment Digest Blog: Environmental Health Project: How DEP Issues Permits For Shale Gas Facilities Without Considering Cumulative Impacts – How New Facilities Will Add To Existing Pollution Loads And Impact The Area (paenvironmentdaily.blogspot.com)

Delaware County Holds Resource Fair for Grandparents Raising Children – MyChesCo

Comitta honored by Chester County Peace Movement – Daily Local

Philly’s oldest Black bookstore receives historical marker (thegrio.com)

Pennsylvania moves toward criminalizing xylazine | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com


Why many business owners would love it if you stopped using your credit card | WITF

Federal shutdown would stop paychecks, benefits to thousands of Pennsylvanians – pennlive.com

Women’s clothing retailer files for bankruptcy – pennlive.com

Former central Pa. Kmart building sold – pennlive.com

CVS responds quickly after pharmacists frustrated with their workload don’t show up – The Morning Call (mcall.com)


Free at-home COVID-19 tests by mail are back (abc27.com)

A new COVID-19 booster is here. Will those at greatest risk get it? – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)


Pennsylvania state trooper used his job to commit ex | WITF

Capitol rioter who attacked AP photographer and police officers is sentenced to 5 years in prison | WITF

Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores in Philly close in wake of looting – pennlive.com

State College cops failed to plan for dangerous encounter before killing man in crisis: lawsuit – pennlive.com

Doctor sexually assaulted Amish girls, women for decades: prosecutors – pennlive.com

Central Pa. man beat woman with bike and fish tank, breaking her back: police – pennlive.com

Dauphin County robber impersonated police, stole $30,000 in cash (abc27.com)


‘Very unsafe’: Some students shaken up after learning Allen High School student is accused of having loaded gun inside school | Lehigh Valley Regional News | wfmz.com

Cumberland Valley superintendent officially submits resignation: His ‘absence will be noticeable’ – pennlive.com

In Nazareth Area School Board race, seven in the running for four seats in three regions (mcall.com)

Pennridge school board advances policy defining gender in school sports | Southeastern Pennsylvania | wfmz.com


How Important Are Joe Biden And Donald Trump’s Ages? | WITF

Bridgeport ballot fraud is a dry run for the 2024 presidential election (newstarget.com)


Federal government shutdown to impact farmers, others | National | thecentersquare.com

After Hurricane Ian, Who Will Get to Call Fort Myers Beach Home? – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

Foreign ownership of U.S. farmland probed at U.S. Senate hearing – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)


Dwindling federal road safety funds spent on crosswalk timers | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Owners told to park vehicles outside in recall of 3.4M Kias, Hyundais – pennlive.com

Gun Safety

Pa. gun violence prevention advocates optimistic about new White House initiative – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Solutions to be priority at council’s gun violence summit | Local News | phillytrib.com


Pa. residents getting health insurance through Medicaid must reapply, state secretary says – pennlive.com

Pennsylvania moves toward criminalizing xylazine | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

State News

Shapiro announces development of new statewide economic development plan – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)

Federal shutdown would stop paychecks, benefits to thousands of Pennsylvanians – pennlive.com

Pennsylvania’s $650 million windfall may soon vanish | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

State order embraces artificial intelligence | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Addiction recovery services evolving across the state | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

A Pennsylvania man saw the true power of Atomic Annie | WITF

National News

Biden to Create Library Honoring His Friend and Rival John McCain – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

U.S. Senate committee passes measure letting banks serve cannabis businesses | National | thecentersquare.com

Committee searches for accountability after report on poor condition of barracks | National | thecentersquare.com

More evidence released ahead of Biden’s first impeachment inquiry hearing | National | thecentersquare.com

Governor’s office monitoring possible government shutdown amid Maui recovery | Hawaii | thecentersquare.com

GOP contenders debate in California as Trump speaks in Michigan | National | thecentersquare.com

Watchdog Urges Extending Surveillance Law With New Limits – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

Chinese Hackers Stole 60,000 State Dept. Emails in Breach Reported in July – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

Active-duty military would work without pay in shutdown, White House warns – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Harvest moon 2023: Don’t miss the final supermoon this year – pennlive.com

Local News

Allentown plans to address violence, problems at nightclubs (mcall.com)

‘Jackass’ star Brandon Bam Margera due back in Chester County court on bail motion (dailylocal.com)

East Coventry eyes 155-unit housing project eyed off Rte 724 (dailylocal.com)

Residents share concerns with traffic, noise at Sickman’s Mill as owner seeks permits to continue business | Local News | lancasteronline.com

Former CHA officials plead to bribery, fraud charges (delcotimes.com)


Highland Park Bridge ramps have reopened | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Burlington ready to open new Downtown Pittsburgh location | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh synagogue shooting families talk about how their lives have changed since the 2018 massacre | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Chinese Cultural Festival paves way for Mid-Autumn holiday | TribLIVE.com

Morning Roundup: Teen shot inside Brighton Heights home; Pittsburgh man sentenced in Dormont bank robbery | TribLIVE.com

Highland Park Bridge ramps open to traffic | TribLIVE.com


Plans for widespread vandalism in Philadelphia were spread on social media: ‘We looting or not?’ – pennlive.com

Joyce Abbott, of Abbott Elementary fame, now has a Philadelphia street named after her (inquirer.com)

Operation Hug the Block marches on: Late-night Peace Patrols, community safety, and a City Council promise | Local News | phillytrib.com

Mayor Kenney is vetoing Philly ban on supervised injection sites, will send legislation back to City Council | Local News | phillytrib.com

Former PPD officer charged with sexually abusing minors had history of citizen complaints | Local News | phillytrib.com

Over 50 arrested after mobs ransacked Philadelphia stores. Dozens of liquor outlets are shut down | Local News | phillytrib.com

SEPTA riders can start using credit cards, mobile pay apps on some lines starting Friday – Philadelphia Business Journal (bizjournals.com)


Sen. Bob Casey joins striking UAW workers on picket line in Bucks County – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Pa.’s Fetterman is back to wearing suits as Senate resets dress code – pennlive.com

McCormick ties Casey to Philadelphia crime surge and Soros-funded district attorney | U.S. & World | denvergazette.com

More. Pa. Democrats are calling on New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez to resign | News | bradfordera.com

Casey, Fetterman Call On Menendez To Resign From Senate (politicspa.com)

Eye on the Capitol: How Casey, Fetterman, Kelly voted | Local News | ncnewsonline.com

John Fetterman Says He’s In Good Health, But Many Worried After Latest Speech Problems (shorenewsnetwork.com)