A headline on Saturday's front page incorrectly stated that the nation's jobless rate had hit a 34-year high. It was the number of jobs lost, not the unemployment rate, that was at its highest since 1974.

A Friday article about tree-planting in Philadelphia did not identify the agency responsible for launching the TreeVitalize program and expanding it into Pittsburgh last spring. It was the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

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