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Thursday, June 22

Bishop Timothy Senior is seen during his installation ceremony at Saint Patrick Cathedral in Harrisburg on Wednesday, June 21, 2023. (Source: Archbishop Nelson Perez)

• County awards parental-skills program contract to Bethanna over YWCA Lancaster: Officials said Bethanna prevailed on the merits of its bid, and the change has no connection with the two Republican commissioners’ previous complaints about YWCA Lancaster political involvement. (Source: LNP)

• Harrisburg Diocese installs new bishop: Timothy Senior was previously regional Regional Bishop of Montgomery County and Philadelphia South. (Source: CBS 21)

• Advocates rally for legislation on nurse staffing: The Patient Safety Act, now before the state House, would set minimum staffing levels. (Source: ABC 27)

• Local house prices hit near-record highs: A median-price house in Lancaster County cost $310,000 in May, near the August 2022 peak of $315,000. (Source: LNP)

• School-repair funding plan goes to Pa. House: The bill would provide up to $250 million for renovation and remediation. (Source: Capital-Star)

• Nation/world: GOP-led House votes to censure Rep. Schiff. (Source: AP) India’s PM Modi visits White House. (Source: UPI) FTC sues Amazon over Prime subscriptions. (Source: NPR) Judge strikes down Florida law on gender-affirming treatment. (Source: CBS News) Search for submersible passes 96-hour mark. (Source: AP) Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to 12 years. (Source: ABC News)