Lancaster County officials: Decision to reopen Friday up to companies themselves

Lancaster County officials: Decision to reopen Friday up to companies themselves

Counties in dark yellow moved to Pennsylvania's "yellow phase" of reopening on Friday, May 8, 2020. The ones in bright yellow are scheduled to shift on May 15. Lancaster County...
County leaders approve plans for testing, economic recovery

County leaders approve plans for testing, economic recovery

From left, Lancaster County Commissioners Craig Lehman, Josh Parsons and Ray D'Agostino. Lancaster County Commissioners on Wednesday unanimously approved plans to partner with business groups and the county's flagship health...
News: Wednesday, May 13

News: Wednesday, May 13

From left, Lancaster County Commissioners Craig Lehman, Josh Parsons and Ray D'Agostino. Covid-19 headlines for Wednesday, May 13, 2020: • Commissioners meet on reopening plan: Lancaster County commissioners are expected...
News: Tuesday, May 12

News: Tuesday, May 12

Dr. Rachel Levine, left, and state Sen. Doug Mastriano. Covid-19 headlines for Tuesday, May 12, 2020: • War of words heats up: Local Republican officials decried Gov. Tom Wolf's threat...
Gov. Wolf admonishes counties considering reopening ahead of plan

Gov. Wolf admonishes counties considering reopening ahead of plan

Gov. Tom Wolf discusses Pennsylvania's reopening strategy on Monday, May 11, 2020. Gov. Tom Wolf hit back forcefully Monday against local government officials and businesses planning to defy his stay-at-home...
News: Monday, May 11

News: Monday, May 11

Counties in dark yellow moved to Pennsylvania's "yellow phase" of reopening on Friday, May 8, 2020. The ones in bright yellow are scheduled to shift on May 15. Covid-19 headlines...
PA Students Eligible for Free or Reduced School Meals to Receive Supplemental Payment

PA Students Eligible for Free or Reduced School Meals to Receive Supplemental Payment

PA has been approved to join the USDA's "P-EBT" program that sends money in the form of an EBT card to every student participating in the National School Lunch Program, including those in Lancaster. This...
Officials say Lancaster County will move to reopen with or without Gov. Wolf’s OK

Officials say Lancaster County will move to reopen with or without Gov. Wolf’s OK

County Commissioners Josh Parsons, left, and Ray D'Agostino. Lancaster County will begin to take action to restart its economy, whether or not Gov. Tom Wolf agrees, local officials said this...
Gov. Wolf adds Western Pa. counties to ‘yellow’ phase of reopening

Gov. Wolf adds Western Pa. counties to ‘yellow’ phase of reopening

Counties in dark yellow moved to Pennsylvania's "yellow phase" of reopening on Friday, May 8, 2020. The ones in bright yellow are scheduled to shift on May 15. Thirteen counties...
News: Friday, May 8

News: Friday, May 8

Counties in yellow will be allowed to ease some Covid-19 restrictions beginning Friday, May 8. Covid-19 headlines for Friday, May 8, 2020: • Pa. extends stay-at-home order, eviction moratorium: Gov....
New hours begin Friday for LGH Covid-19 test sites

New hours begin Friday for LGH Covid-19 test sites

(Source: Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health) Beginning Friday, the Covid-19 test sites operated by Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health will open an hour earlier and close an hour earlier on...
News: Thursday, May 7

News: Thursday, May 7

Lancaster County Commissioner Ray D'Agostino speaks at a media briefing at the Lancaster County Public Safety Center on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. Covid-19 headlines for Thursday, May 7, 2020: •...
News: Wednesday, May 6

News: Wednesday, May 6

State Sen. Scott Martin Covid-19 headlines for Wednesday, May 6, 2020: • Local high schools plan graduations with social distancing: Options being considered include hybrid in-person/online events, drive-throughs, or just...
Medical updates: LGH places Covid-19 patient on ECMO

Medical updates: LGH places Covid-19 patient on ECMO

Dr. Michael Ripchinski, chief clinical officer for Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, speaks at a news conference at the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center on Tuesday, May 5, 2020....
Lancaster officials weigh health, economy in debate on reopening

Lancaster officials weigh health, economy in debate on reopening

Lancaster County Commissioner Josh Parsons listens to a question during a news conference at the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. (Photo: Tim Stuhldreher) Partisan...
News: Tuesday, May 5

News: Tuesday, May 5

A mural has been installed at Penn Square, one of several commissioned from local artists by Lancaster's Office of Public Art to raise awareness around Covid-19. Covid-19 headlines for Tuesday,...
News: Monday, May 4

News: Monday, May 4

The band Birds of Chicago performs at the Long's Park Amhitheater on Sunday, July 15, 2018. Covid-19 headlines for Monday, May 4, 2020: • Pa. Senate committee hearing on Gov....
Northern tier counties can start to ease Covid-19 lockdown; Lancaster County remains in ‘red phase’

Northern tier counties can start to ease Covid-19 lockdown; Lancaster County remains in ‘red phase’

Gov. Tom Wolf said Friday that counties in yellow will be allowed to ease some Covid-19 restrictions beginning May 8. Twenty-four of Pennsylvania's 67 counties will be allowed to partly...