• July 24, 2015

    Researchers use smartphone data to track symptoms of depression

    A new smartphone app can tell if someone is depressed, according to a Northwestern University study.
  • July 24, 2015

    As Pa. plans closer scrutiny of prescribing painkillers, help sought for addicted patients

    Pennsylvania is planning a prescription drug-monitoring program that allows doctors to check a patient's history with other health care providers...
  • July 24, 2015

    Northwest Philly residents hear about reaping opportunity from vacant lots

    The Nicetown Community Development Corporation hosted an information session Thursday to introduce residents to the newly established Philadelphia Lan...
  • July 24, 2015

    Pennsylvania Convention Center gets greener, saves money with upgrades

    The Pennsylvania Convention Center is getting a reward for cutting its electric bill.
  • July 24, 2015

    In Kensington, concerns and 'nuanced' case for merging two low-performing public schools

    In the old Kensington High School building, two distinct schools have their own budgets, principals and classes. There's even a physical barrier,...
  • July 24, 2015

    Philly's Open Source project opens with massive mural by French artist JR

    There's a new face in Philadelphia. It's four stories tall, peeking around a tall building in Center City. It's a face you haven'...
  • July 23, 2015

    Penn T cell immunotherapy shows promise for myeloma

    Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have had great success using reprogrammed T cells to treat leukemia. That effort is now expanding to oth...
  • July 23, 2015

    Point Breeze neighbors, beer garden developer at 'lagerheads' over collision of old and new

    Community tensions in Point Breeze are intensifying over what some are calling the latest sign of gentrification -- a summer pop-up beer garden. The ...
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