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United Way of Lancaster County


Tuesday, Sept. 13

Sheryl Lee Ralph of “Abbott Elementary” wins an Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series on Monday, Sept. 12, 2022.

• Minimum wage of $15 established for Lancaster County employees: Labor About 8% of county employees will get a raise under the new policy. (Source: LNP)

• Sen. Scott Martin outlines education priorities: Concerns for legislators in the upcoming term include teacher recruitment and retention, youth mental health and parental rights. (Source: CBS 21)

• Pa. Supreme Court won’t hear Gov. Wolf’s challenge to proposed amendments: The court left open the option for the case to be brought in Commonwealth Court. Wolf contends that legislation passed earlier this year to put multiple state constitutional amendments on the ballot is unconstitutional. (Source: Capital-Star)

• Manheim Township rejects zoning amendments for Chik-Fil-A: The amendment would have allowed a three-lane drive-through, which the restaurant says are essential to its business plan. (Source: LNP)

• State police to hold women’s career expo: It is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the State Police Academy in Hershey (Source: ABC 27)

• Nation/world: Justice Department issues flurry of Jan. 6 subpoenas. (Source: UPI) Ukraine presses its counteroffensive against Russia. (Source: NBC News) Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin to be flown to London. (Source: CBS News) Electricity costs drive ongoing inflation. (Source: NPR) Succession, Ted Lasso repeat wins at Emmys. (Source: Hollywood Reporter)