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United Way of Lancaster County


Monday, July 31

United Way of Lancaster County President & CEO Kevin Ressler (Photo: Tim Stuhldreher)

• Gov. Shapiro to sign executive order on workforce development: Details will be revealed at a press conference at 11 a.m. today in Pittsburgh. (Source: WGAL)

• Kevin Ressler discusses his career, new role: The former United Way of Lancaster County president now leads the Alliance for Health Equity in Coatesville. (Source: LNP)

• Pa. Education Department cuts processing time for teacher certification: Most certifications will be complete within four weeks, and all within six weeks, versus 10 to 12 weeks before. (Source: WGAL)

• SPCA holds special adoption event: Fees were lowered to $10 through Sunday, July 30. (Source: ABC 27)

• Willie Shell enters City Council race as independent: Shell, who has previously run for mayor and City Council, said he would prioritize the needs of the southeast if elected. (Source: LNP)

• Nation/world: Suicide bombing kills at least 54 in Pakistan. (Source: UPI) Trucking company Yellow shuts down, laying off 30,000. (Source: CNN) New Hampshire nurse, child kidnapped in Haiti. (Source: NPR) Mar-a-Lago property manager faces arraignment today. (Source: ABC News) Critics say ‘conscience’ bills restrict medical care. (Source: USA Today) First new nuclear reactor in decades comes online in Georgia. (Source: AP)