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Monday, June 24

Gov. Josh Shapiro speaks at the Tree of Life groundbreaking ceremony in Pittsburgh on Sunday, June 23, 2024. (Source:

• Jill Biden visits Lancaster: Speaking at Millersville University on Sunday, the day before the anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Dobbs decision on abortion, the First Lady highlighted the Biden administration’s commitment to abortion rights. (Source: Fox 43)  

• Carrie Underwood visited Hersheypark: The country star posted photos of her and her son on Instagram. (Source: ABC 27)

• Lancaster disconnects last LanCity Connect customers: They had been enjoying free broadband service since the demise of the city’s arrangement with MAW Communications. (Source: LNP)  

• UGI to replace gas main: The work involves Franklin, East Madison and East Walnut streets and Lehigh Avenue and will continue through the end of July. (Source: WGAL)

• Tree of Life rebuilding begins in Pittsburgh: The synagogue was the site of the worst antisemitic massacre in U.S. history. (Source: ABC 27)  

• Nation/world: Netanyahu rejects ceasefire. (Source: AP) 1,300 die due to extreme heat during Hajj. (Source: USA Today) Britain’s Princess Anne hospitalized. (Source: ABC News) Democrats push for reproductive rights on 2nd anniversary of Dobbs decision. (Source: NBC News) Gunmen kill at least 15 in Dagestan, Russia. (Source: CNN) Feds recommend criminal prosecution for Boeing. (Source: CBS News)