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Monday, Sept. 19

Members of Danza Fiesta perform at the Latin American Festival at New Holland Community Park on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022. (Photo: Lauren Slesser)

• New Holland park hosts Latin American Festival: The Latin American Alliance’s event featured music, dance and food. (Source: LNP)

• Two members of Pa. task force deployed to Puerto Rico for hurricane relief: Hurricane Fiona could dump more than a foot of rain on parts of the island. (Source: CBS 21)

• ‘Skill’ game companies woo lawmakers: Pace-O-Matic recently arranged for five Pennsylvania legislators to attend Cheyenne Frontier Days in Wyoming. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• Clay Township undecided on emergency services authority: The township must decide by Oct. 10 whether to be part of a fee-supported successor to Northwest EMS. (Source: LNP)

• Pa. unemployment hits 4.2%: The August rate is 1.9 percentage points lower than it was a year ago. (Source: Capital-Star)

• Nation/world: U.K. holds funeral for Queen Elizabeth II. (Source: ABC News) Hurricane Fiona pummels Puerto Rico. (Source: NPR) Biden says U.S. would defend Taiwan from China. (Source: UPI) Ukraine says Russian missile struck near nuclear plant. (Source: AP) American freed in prisoner swap with Taliban. (Source: CBS News)