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Bucks, Montgomery County Democrats stump for solar, carbon cap

Lawmakers: Misclassifying workers costing millions in revenue

Hill-Evans and others wait as Pa. Supreme Court hears death penalty challenge

Monroe County officials highlight public safety in broadband hearing

Pa. Republican looks to block PennDOT from officially offering gender-neutral licenses

Racist risk assessment algorithms should not be the future of sentencing in Pennsylvania | Editorial

All bets off on expansion

Your View by legislators and mayor: Judge’s labeling of Allentown as a cesspool is ‘truly inexcusable’


The legal team in the Pa. gerrymandering case set their sights on N.C. They just won again.


Gov. Wolf announces new fees for Pennsylvania charter schools

PEMA, Local Officials Tout Gov. Wolf’s Restore PA Plans for Flood Prevention and Recovery,1480978/


Penn Hills toddler death ruled homicide; DA says no signs of trauma

Suspect in Penn Hills child abduction was quiet, friendly, neighbors say

Nalani Johnson’s mother says father threatened violence, according to court papers

State prison at Retreat could close


Elizabeth Forward officials say elementary student made list of 20 classmates to harm

Editorial: Berks high school football dispute a sad sign of times

In a nation paralyzed by ‘active shooter’ situations, local colleges have to balance informing students and curbing fear

With largest private grant ever, LCCC opens recovery institute

Should public college be free? Pro/Con | Opinion

Haverford student who came this close to hacking Trump tax returns will plead guilty. Here’s how he did it.

Johnson College breaks enrollment records


Democratic candidates focus on climate change in a series of town halls

Fired top FBI official Andrew McCabe to headline Pa. Democrats’ fund-raiser


Auction for new Pennsylvania mini-casino licenses goes begging

Lack of interest thwarts latest Pennsylvania casino auction

SugarHouse, partnering with Flyers, will open two virtual sportsbooks at Wells Fargo Center

As football season begins, mobile gambling brings increased revenues — and risk

Health Care

New study links all soda, even diet, to an increased risk of death

Pa’s Medicaid program is paying more than it needs to for prescription drugs. This is why | Opinion

Local News

White Haven Center closing will cripple community, chamber president says

Election board says goodbye to Crispell, seeks clearing up over powers

Election board’s role still not clear, solicitor says

Volunteers assemble The Wall That Heals

County fair kicks off 57th year

Contests, games and more coming to Luzerne County Fair

NYC firefighters visit LCCC tribute to 9/11 victims

Old Forge wants scrapyard owner held in contempt

Lackawanna County takes step to sell land formerly owned by DeNaples

Former Scranton zoning officer to stand trial on theft, other charges

Local funeral homes recognized nationally

UNC of NEPA puts out the welcome mat in Scranton

Smoke testing underway in Conyngham, Sugarloaf Twp.

Smoke alarms to be handed out in Mahanoy City Saturday

Haverford shuts down fire company over Proud Boys controversy–20190904.html

Haverford orders Bon Air Fire Co. to close

Luxury town center proposed around Berwyn’s beloved ice cream shop, Handel’s

‘I felt nauseous,’ Bucks County woman says of plan for 48-foot 5G cell tower in her front yard

Westmoreland suicide awareness walk meant to spread hope

Vandergrift to add police officers

Tarentum considering installing electric vehicle charging station

Communities asked to extend sanitary authority for $18M loan

Reading council delays appointing a Charter Review Commission

UGI to build new training complex in Bern Township

Plan to reduce raw sewage in Susquehanna River not good enough: Harrisburg mayor

New Jersey

The number of low-income children served after-school food in New Jersey is rising

Opioid Crisis

Aiding the most afflicted: Opioid funds should be distributed proportionally

Lackawanna County ordinance restricts use of any future opioid lawsuit settlement money

Pennsylvania gets $55.9 million to help people living with opioid addiction


Snags on $34M construction project mean start pushed back again for 2 Philly schools

It was a multimillion-dollar giveaway. Now Philly’s ‘Love the Arts’ is going away.

No room for negotiation, say federal regulators opposing sale of Hahnemann residency program

Proposed sale of landmark Painted Bride building is going to court

Muslims in Philadelphia face more housing disadvantages than non-Muslims, report says. Some Philly Muslims don’t see a problem.

South Philly teen is city’s new youth poet laureate

Interim police chief under fire for T-shirt referencing Rodney King beating


Allegheny County receives $3.5M grant to help reduce youth homelessness

Traffic detours begin Thursday on northbound I-579 for Downtown park project

The Pitt stops here: University tells student groups to stop using its name

Fifth Avenue Place to get $20 million overhaul targeting food offerings, stores

Highmark announces $20 million upgrade of Downtown Pittsburgh headquarters

Shaler Street Bridge in over Route 19/51 in Duquesne Heights closes for replacement Friday

Port Authority plans to offer 24-hour service to busy neighborhoods next year

Private Kayla: Pittsburgh Obama senior returns to school after graduating from Army boot camp

Post-Gazette newsroom donates Pulitzer monetary award to Tree of Life congregation

A broken system: A process that helps stem blight is confounding

Brian O’Neill: Port Authority focuses on realities rather than dreams

Elizabeth Smart to speak in Pittsburgh for United Way women’s leadership event

State News

New Pa. State Police regional HQ eyed for Hanover Township

Upgrade needed: New state police headquarters proposed in Hanover Twp.

Avondale: The disaster that changed everything about anthracite mining

Local, state entities raising money ahead of 2020 census

Lake Ariel animal rescue amasses more than 2,100 signatures to ban tiger performances at fairs

Nolde Forest needs nearly $1 million, supporters of the Berks park say during tour

Civil War reenactment organization says no event in Gettysburg next year

Pennsylvania spared: These are the military projects losing funding to Trump’s border wall

Stink bug home-invasion frenzy on the horizon across Pennsylvania


Paying Pa. Turnpike tolls? There will be an app for that soon

National study encourages more transit service for late-shift workers

LCTA names interim replacement for fired executive director

LCTA names interim director; board member resigns over Gavlick firing

Labor Day weekend vehicle crashes down slightly from last year

Turnpike to close part of northeast extension this weekend

Troopers in Berks, Lebanon and Schuylkill arrest 38 for DUI over Labor Day weekend

Crane lifts 150-year-old Berks bridge into the air, placing it on a creek bank to begin its restoration

Local airports see subsidy extended


How to stop mass shootings? Pittsburgh leaders give members of Congress some ideas

Congressional committee on Homeland Security holds roundtable in Pittsburgh

Cartwright to host coffee event today

Casey speaks on ‘state’s future’