CAMP HILL -- Gov. Tom Wolf stood outside a state prison near Harrisburg this morning alongside Republican district attorneys to support increased funding for early childhood education.
Allegheny County Council on Monday will interview applicants wishing to serve the remainder of the late Barbara Daly Danko's term in District 11.
Hoping to capture a larger share of the national political spotlight, some state lawmakers are proposing moving Pennsylvania's primary earlier in the calendar in time for next year's presidential nominating contests.
Picture this scrolling hundreds of feet above the iconic confluence of Pittsburgh’s three rivers: “Chipped ham, $1.39 a pound.”
Proponents of lifting the 80-year-old alcohol sales ban in Bellevue are celebrating, a former Mars Area superintendent is nominated to that district’s school board and the Save NA Schools citizens’ group has won seats on the North Allegheny school board.
Scott will have a new district judge for the first time in 40 years, a former Moon Area school director was part of a group that ousted a couple of incumbents on the board, and three new members were nominated to the Montour school board.
A Democratic incumbent and a Democratic challenger hope to win back the majority on the Westmoreland County commissioners’ board in the fall election after securing their party’s nominations on Tuesday.
In a race that featured few surprises Tuesday, Washington County voters made their choices clear: They are satisfied with the incumbents.
The incumbent Westmoreland County Controller Jeffrey Balzer believes he was vindicated in Tuesday’s primary win.
Four judicial candidates will vie in the fall for three seats on Westmoreland County Common Pleas Court — down considerably from the nine who ran campaigns in this week's primary.
Passers-by on Lincoln Avenue in Bellevue were greeted by an unfamiliar sight Wednesday — a bright orange poster in a restaurant window, signifying a new liquor license application.
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto isn’t up for re-election until 2017. His ally, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, is running unopposed.
Allegheny County Councilman Bob Macey resigned Wednesday from his part-time job in a state senator’s office following a board’s finding that holding both positions violated the county’s ethics code.
Four candidates will battle for three open seats on the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas in November.
HARRISBURG — Former Allegheny County Solicitor Michael H. Wojcik appears to have won a Democratic primary in a race for Commonwealth Court, though election results had not all been tabulated statewide late Tuesday.
In Westmoreland County, the three incumbent commissioners easily won their party’s nomination in Tuesday’s primary, according to unofficial election night returns.
There were few surprises on Tuesday in Washington County, as voters whittled down a list of nine candidates for commissioner to just two from each party.
Three Superior Court judges from Allegheny County — Democrats David Wecht and Christine Donohue and Republican Judith Olson — are poised to be among six candidates who will appear on the Supreme Court ballot this November.
Pittsburgh Controller Michael Lamb deflected a challenge Tuesday from city Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak, all but guaranteeing himself another four years as what he calls the “independent voice on Grant Street.”
Pennsylvania gets barely passing grades in a pair of new reports analyzing the state’s political participation among women, and its work and family policies.
An Allegheny County Common Pleas judge vying for a chance at an open seat on the state Superior Court fell substantially behind his only Democratic opponent in the primary election before conceding to her Tuesday night.