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  • April 24, 2014

    N.J. town hall evacuated

    Police have ordered the evacuation of the Evesham municipal complex after a suspicious package was found in the lobby.
  • April 24, 2014

    Christie to address Sandy recovery at town hall

    Gov. Chris Christie could face some harsh critics of the state's Sandy recovery efforts when he travels to a town hall meeting on the Jersey Shore.
  • April 24, 2014 |  West Oak Lane

    'We Could Be King' documentary draws standing ovation for MLK High and $250K donation [video]

    The Flatbush Pictures crew whittled 500 hours of footage down to an 80-minute documentary. And, on Wednesday night, their efforts were rewarded with a...
  • April 24, 2014 |  Manayunk

    Manayunk's Venice Island in final months of redevelopment

    The relentless winter that slowed Mother Nature's clock this spring also delayed manmade projects.
  • April 24, 2014

    Autism risk increases in children born to older women, Drexel study finds

    Why autism strikes certain kids -- and not others -- has puzzled scientists for half a century. But one trend is clear: having older parents seems to ...
  • April 24, 2014

    Philly picks company to build and run bike share, to open in 2015

    After an extended planning process, Andrew Stober of the Mayor's Office of Transportation and Utilities says Philadelphia has selected a team wit...
  • April 24, 2014

    Brandywine Baroque presents 'Harpsichord Heaven'

    The harpsichord takes center stage this weekend when Brandywine Baroque presents the second annual “Harpsichord Heaven."
  • April 23, 2014

    New book chronicles Philly couple's daring rescue of 50 Jewish kids on eve of Holocaust

    Monday marks Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorating the 6 million Jews who were murdered by the Nazis. The story of a Philadelphia couple’s efforts...