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  • May 29, 2015 |  Multiple Choices: Part 11

    Pa. cyber charters not happy with Gov. Wolf's proposed steep cuts

    For years, many public education advocates have been howling about the way Pennsylvania fundscybercharter schools.
  • May 29, 2015 |  It's a Shore Thing (Ep. 86)

    Webcomic: A new punishment for beach litterbugs

    About It's a Shore Thing After the death of Wooster Greatshanks Featherstone III, the Featherstone family (Dan, Penelope and daughter Piper) p...
  • May 28, 2015

    As teachers reject offer from Philly archdiocese, union leader seeks papal intervention

    Teachers in the region's Catholic high schools have rejected an "early bird" contract offer from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, setti...
  • May 28, 2015

    Christie flunks Common Core school standards in New Jersey, aims for state alternative

    The federal Common Core State Standards for education are not working in New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday.
  • May 28, 2015

    Police charity reverses course, won't honor acquitted cops

    Organizers of a popular Philadelphia police charity say they've decided not to use their annual fundraiser to honor the six former officers recen...
  • May 28, 2015

    Billie Holiday, Roots headline Philly Walk of Fame 2015 Class

    Philadelphia will honor seven legends of the local music scene this fall. Thursday, the Philadelphia Music Alliance announced its 2015 inductees to t...
  • May 28, 2015 |  Germantown

    Temporary settlement with PHA gives hope for outdoor space near Queen Lane Apartments site

    They came ready for a fight, but walked away with a compromise. On Thursday, Germantown residents packed courtroom 414 in City Hall for the start of ...
  • May 28, 2015 |  The Pulse

    Are mothers more likely to give birth during a full moon?

    Science says "no," but many nurses aren't so sure.
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