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Sen. Vincent Hughes: PA Forward gives students an opportunity for a better future

This new PHEAA loan program will help keep Pa’s students moving forward | Sen. Vincent Hughes

Pennsylvania’s property tax, explained: A moral wrong, or the building block of government finance?

Rep. Patty Kim welcomes Harrisburg community to join her Friday morning, offer support for students


Editorial: Put gerrymandering in the past


Gov. Wolf announces fees for Pennsylvania Department of Education charter school services


Walgreens and CVS join Walmart in urging against openly carrying guns in their stores

Build-A-Bear Workshop to open inside Wilkes-Barre Twp. Walmart

Build-A-Bear Workshop headed to Wilkes-Barre Twp. Walmart

Central Pa. energy company will transform its warehouse into a new headquarters


Activist Stilp pleads guilty to charges in statue incident

Berks day care worker jailed on charges of molesting a 5-year-old faces new indecency charges


Crestwood posts new contract with Rinehimer Bus Lines

Northwest seeking new superintendent

Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit launches investigation after student with special needs left on van


Polling sites to change in several county voting districts

Dreamers look to 2020 election for permanent DACA fix

Pittsburgh Dem Ravenstahl attracts primary challenger in Bellevue’s Marburger

Local News

Stories being told at The Wall That Heals

Paying respects: Traveling Vietnam veterans memorial opens in Plymouth

Pittston ambulance company earns statewide honors

The sky’s the limit for drones in public safety

Applications for law enforcement jobs in Berks plummet as negative publicity takes toll

As county commissioner seeks fifth term, ex-wife accuses him of once punching her

Fire company fires back at Haverford’s decision to shut it down

Gay street construction nearly completed

National News

The rise of municipal ransomware attacks | Opinion

New Jersey

You think Amazon got a sweet deal from Virginia? N.J. paid three times as much for tax breaks, expert says


$37M Ben Franklin-SLA school building still an active construction site; students report Friday–20190906.html

Deal to end ex-Philly deputy mayor’s bribery case with one-year sentence crumbles in court

Hahnemann residency program sale approved by bankruptcy judge in controversial decision

Donald Trump Jr. claims elite Pottstown boarding school gave him ‘blue-collar’ insight | Clout

Callowhill neighbors group concedes defeat in the creation of a business improvement district

Judge probes whether U.S. ‘crack-house statute’ would make Philly supervised injection site illegal

Judge grills US attorney who opposes injection site plan

‘Cousin Mary’ Lyerly Alexander, 92, John Coltrane’s inspiration and ‘the mother of jazz in Philadelphia’

Following upset in register of wills race, FOP moves to protect patronage employees

Accused gunman in North Philly police shootout likely to face dozens more attempted-murder charges, prosecutors say

A Philly WWII veteran just got an honorable discharge from the Army, 75 years after being kicked out because he was black

Philly must support and not criminalize youth | Opinion


President Judge Kim Berkeley Clark to temporarily chair Jail Oversight Board to ‘get it under control’

Pittsburgh police to make changes in light of audit of narcotics fund

Pedestrian corridor on North Side and Artwalk along Allegheny River among pitches for special RAD grants

New owner of Hill House properties wants to “honor legacy” in the Hill District

Pittsburgh challenges employees to do a seven-day vegan diet

Funeral services set for Penn Hills toddler Nalani Johnson

Karen Kane: Back to the drawing board for County Council


Police investigate after shots fired outside Monroeville Mall

Man fatally shot in York City Friday

State News

The goal? Clean water. The issue? Philly-area towns and state officials at odds over treatment system

New PFAS investigation: Five things you need to know

Why isn’t the military cleaning up firefighting chemicals?

Deep roots: We need to eradicate the culture of gun violence

Animal welfare workers seize 55 dogs, puppies from home

Toxic algae detected in Frances Slocum lake after dog’s death

Pa. auditor general looks to relief funds to help address declining volunteer firefighter ranks

DePasquale: Law keeps fire associations from access to funding

Pennsylvania college student on breathing machine for lung illness after vaping

Pa. Game Commission explains why it chose not to tranquilize bear that attacked dog

Report: $24 million needed to repair Nockamixon State Park


Upper Darby gets a new train station as SEPTA girds for transportation funding face-off

SEPTA rides into the future with new Secane station