Up to date

Older Stories

More News

Philadelphia works out $1 million settlement after posting gun permit info

Philadelphia works out $1 million settlement after posting gun permit info An effort to make records available online will cost Philadelphia more than $1 million to settle a lawsuit. 

Roadblocks to child care snag Philadelphia's student parents

Roadblocks to child care snag Philadelphia's student parents A recent survey found that there are about 15,000 young Philadelphians lacking a high school diploma who are not currently enrolled in school or employed. In order to better understand the "why" behind this number the advocacy

Audit faults DEP response to gas drilling water complaints

Audit faults DEP response to gas drilling water complaintsPennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection failed to adequately track and respond to public complaints about water quality related to natural gas development, according to a report released Tuesday by the state

Top stories from NewsWorks, delivered to your inbox.

Format:
NewsWorks is supported by
Discussion
Lessons in hatred: Is your congressman as smart as a third-grader?
EssayWorks

Lessons in hatred: Is your congressman as smart as a third-grader?

Many years ago, I learned about Jane Elliott, a teacher who tried to teach her students a lesson in bigotry by segregating her class by eye color. I found a video on YouTube documenting the 1968 lesson. Elliott posed a
EssayWorks

The Hobby Lobby decision is not a 'war on women'

With Senator Bob Casey supporting a bill to overturn the Supreme Court's June 30 Hobby Lobby decision, new cries of a "War on Women" fill the air. But are they true? Let's look at history.

Weekdays at 6 p.m. on WHYY 90.9 FM

Roadblocks to child care snag Philadelphia's student parents

Roadblocks to child care snag Philadelphia's student parents

A recent survey found that there are about 15,000 young Philadelphians lacking a high school diploma who are not currently enrolled in school or employed. In order to better understand the "why" behind this number the advocacy
NewsWorks is supported by

Questions, Comments, Story Ideas

Contact NewsWorks


NewsWorks is supported by
Your browser is out-of-date!

Some features of this website (and others) may not work correctly with this browser.
Click below and we'll show you your upgrade options (they're free). Update my browser now

×