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State News

Anthony Bevilacqua, former Pittsburgh bishop and Philadelphia archbishop, named in lawsuit
https://www.pennlive.com/news/2018/09/new_allegations_made_against_n.html

The Bon-Ton name will live on thanks to $900,00 deal
https://www.pennlive.com/news/2018/09/bon-ton_sale_900000_stores.html

Pa. gets first faith based high school for recovering addict students
https://www.standardspeaker.com/news/pa-gets-first-faith-based-high-school-for-recovering-addict-students-1.2383296

Attorney general agents learn about pet scams
http://www.post-gazette.com/pets/2018/09/08/Pennsylvania-attorney-general-agents-learn-about-pet-scams-puppy-mill-survivor/stories/201809080027

Accused priest on golf club roster
https://www.citizensvoice.com/news/accused-priest-on-golf-club-roster-1.2383347

 

Local News

Does Lidl have plans for Erie?
http://www.goerie.com/news/20180908/you-asked-does-lidl-have-plans-for-erie

Erie budget shortfall sparks heated debate on council
http://www.goerie.com/news/20180905/erie-budget-shortfall-sparks-heated-debate-on-council

Income tax on city council agenda… for now
https://www.standardspeaker.com/news/income-tax-on-city-council-agenda-for-now-1.2383266

Lancaster city looks to line up hotels for people whose houses are being made lead-safe
https://lancasteronline.com/news/local/lancaster-city-looks-to-line-up-hotels-for-people-whose/article_9bbf7964-b216-11e8-8183-47c0497df7f3.html

This summer bites: Mosquitos make soggy summer more miserable
http://www.readingeagle.com/news/article/this-summer-bites

Berks Jewish congregation looking toward the future in changing environment
http://www.readingeagle.com/life/article/berks-jewish-congregations-looking-toward-the-future-in-changing-environment

Scranton planning for $3.3M in federal block grants in 2019
https://www.thetimes-tribune.com/news/scranton-planning-for-3-3m-in-federal-block-grants-in-2019-1.2383393

What’s in a name? Not as much as you’d think, proves Oil City
http://www.post-gazette.com/local/region/2018/09/08/Oil-City-venango-county-pennsylvania-our-towns-series/stories/201809010013

DCED offers Wilkes-Barre help with finances, meeting planned with council
https://www.timesleader.com/news/717423/dced-offers-wilkes-barre-help-with-financial-problems-meeting-planned-with-city-council

Washington D.C

Ex-Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days prison
http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/ct-george-papadopoulos-sentencing-20180907-story.html – nt=oft03a-2gp3

Trump says Justice Dept. should investigate New York Times op-ed writer
http://www.mcall.com/news/breaking/ct-donald-trump-new-york-times-20180907-story.html – nt=oft12aH-3gp5

Photographer made Trump’s inauguration crowd look bigger
http://www.goerie.com/zz/news/20180907/photographer-made-trumps-inauguration-crowd-look-bigger

Obama issues scathing critique of Trump, who claims the speech was very good for sleeping
https://www.pennlive.com/nation-world/2018/09/obama_issues_scathing_critique.html

Brett Kavanaugh confirmation likely as Senate concludes hearing
https://www.pennlive.com/nation-world/2018/09/brett_kavanaugh_confirmation_l.html

Trump threatens to expand trade war to all Chinese imports entering the US
https://triblive.com/usworld/world/14058063-74/trump-threatens-to-expand-trade-war-to-all-chinese-imports-entering-the

Elections

Gov. Tom Wolf reports $414,000 in income, $1.3 million in charitable gifts
http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mc-nws-tom-wolf-tax-returns-released-20180907-story.html – nt=oft12aH-3gp5

Wagner campaign shares meme mocking trans people
https://www.ydr.com/story/news/politics/elections/2018/09/07/pa-governors-race-election-2018-scott-wagner-campaign-shares-meme-mocking-trans-people-leaked-text/1223895002/

Casey, Barletta tangle over Kavanaugh
https://www.thetimes-tribune.com/news/casey-barletta-tangle-over-kavanaugh-1.2383458

 

Education

Central Pa. school district will move students to a different school in its district on Monday
https://www.pennlive.com/news/2018/09/central_pa_school_district_wil.html

Mold in schools: We’re just more scared of it
https://www.pennlive.com/news/2018/09/mold_in_schools_were_just_more.html

 

Philadelphia

Developer Ori Feibush out at razed Bella Vista church site as new buyer takes over
http://www.philly.com/philly/business/real_estate/residential/ori-feibush-christian-street-baptist-church-demolition-bella-vista-roman-mosheyev-20180907.html

Philly inspector general investigating woman who tripled salary with OT
http://www2.philly.com/philly/news/politics/overtime-philly-inspector-general-investigating-extreme-ot-case-20180907.html

Can SEPTA really get a celebrity to voice announcements?
http://www.philly.com/philly/business/transportation/septa-voice-announcements-will-smith-big-jay-oakerson-kevin-hart-20180907.html

Philly med school announces research pact with Florida cannabis company
http://www.philly.com/philly/business/cannabis/marijuana-partners-philly-med-school-announces-research-pact-with-cansortium-20180907.html

Pittsburgh

Ditka, Dorsett, Marino and more highlight Pitt’s inaugural Hall of Fame induction ceremony
http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/Pitt/2018/09/07/pitt-sports-hall-fame-inaugural-induction-2018-dan-marino-tony-dorsett-mike-ditka/stories/201809070164

Mac Miller, Point Breeze rap star, dead at 26
http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/music/2018/09/07/mac-miller-death-tmz-report/stories/201809070140

Clergy sex abuse scandal spurs three lawsuits against Pittsburgh diocese
http://www.post-gazette.com/news/crime-courts/2018/09/07/Three-new-lawsuits-filed-against-diocese-Bishop-Zubik-and-Cardinal-Wuerl/stories/201809070128

Oakmont to use Allegheny County grant to update storm water management
https://triblive.com/local/plum/14057813-74/oakmont-to-use-allegheny-county-grant-to-update-storm-water-management

Allegheny County court appeal aims to decriminalize marijuana
https://triblive.com/local/allegheny/14057406-74/allegheny-county-court-appeal-aims-to-decriminalize-marijuana

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County prepare for rain and landslides that have plagued the region in 2018
https://triblive.com/local/allegheny/14057474-74/pittsburgh-allegheny-county-prepare-for-rain-and-landslides-that-have-plagued-the

Penn State at Pitt

Penn State, Pitt taking very different approaches to Saturday’s rivalry… err… series
https://www.centredaily.com/sports/college/penn-state-university/psu-football/article217998320.html – storylink=mainstage

Pitt has thrived in big games under Pat Narduzzi. But not at night
http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/Pitt/2018/09/07/pitt-penn-state-football-2018-pittsburgh-heinz-field-prime-time-night-game-abc-injury-report/stories/201809070130

Pitt-Penn State preview: Three keys to victory for each team
https://triblive.com/sports/college/pitt/14057767-74/pitt-penn-state-preview-three-keys-to-victory-for-each-team