COVID pandemic restrictions caused issues with the supply chain to restaurants while direct-to-consumer sales soared last year. The start of the blue crab season this year has come with high prices from wholesalers, restaurateurs and fishermen say.
Former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge, who became the nation's first Secretary of Homeland Security after 9/11, is in critical condition in a Washington, D.C.-area hospital after suffering a stroke, his family said.
MacKenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, has committed to giving $2.7 billion of “a fortune that was enabled by systems in need of change” to 286 organizations helping communities in Philadelphia and around the country.