• August 27, 2015

    Ideas Worth Stealing: Can municipalities build better broadband networks?

    Some states, including Pa., have laws limiting municipal broadband. Passed under the guise of constituent protection, some communities insist on havin...
  • August 26, 2015

    Swelling with Little League crowds and traditions, Williamsport welcomes joys of summer

    It's late August, and that means one thing for residents in and around Williamsport, Pennsylvania: the Little League World Series is in town.
  • August 26, 2015

    Pa. budget talks stall, veto override fails

    Pennsylvania budget negotiations are still on hold as the Democratic governor vets a GOP olive branch that would trade pension changes for education f...
  • August 26, 2015

    Mayors call for city climate action amid Congressional ‘gridlock’

    Three mayorsare calling on other cities to implement climate action plans in the run-up to global climate talks in Paris in December.
  • August 25, 2015

    First in Pa.: state says distressed city of Nanticoke no longer needs oversight

    Nanticoke is the first city and 10th municipality in Pennsylvania to complete the Commonwealth's Act 47 program for distressed municipalities.
  • August 24, 2015

    Homelessness: Some Pa. cities' laws against sleeping outside may be unconstitutional

    At least 50 Pennsylvania municipalities legislate against sleeping or camping in public places.
  • August 21, 2015

    In case you missed it: this week's good reads about Pennsylvania cities

    It's Friday and we bring you water, transportation, notable city quotes and the impact of the budget impasse on school districts.
  • August 20, 2015

    Pa. school districts brace for prolonged state budget battle

    The school year is soon to begin, and districts across the state of Pennsylvania are faced with a troubling proposition: How do you stay afloat when a...
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