State Sen. Mike Folmer, R-Lebanon, presides over a committee meeting in 2014.  Bradley C. Bower / AP

State Sen. Mike Folmer resigns following arrest on child pornography charges

The state attorney general says the high-ranking Republican is not “above the law.”
By Katie Meyer

 Tim Lambert

96-year-old Army veteran from Allentown awarded Bronze Star in surprise ceremony at WWII Memorial

The 'hero of Cologne' was denied the award nearly 75 years ago 'over a stick of gum,' according to author Adam Makos
By Brett Sholtis

 Katie Meyer

The new minimum wage fight, basically the same as the old fight

The lawmakers and activists who want to raise Pa.'s $7.25 minimum say they’re “deflated” but regrouping after failing to push higher wages into the state budget.
By Katie Meyer


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