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  • July 31, 2014

    Philly intends to get to know its neighborhoods better

    Philadelphia City Council unveiled the "Community Sustainability Initiative" at a presentation Wednesday hosted by The Community College of ...
  • July 31, 2014

    Seniors save millions on prescriptions with Affordable Care Act

    For many years, seniors needing prescription drugs have had to pay out of pocket if they fall in between regular and catastrophic Medicare coverage. B...
  • July 31, 2014

    Pop Shop to open in Medford in fall 2014

    The Pop Shop, a 50s-era restaurant often packed to the brim with kids, families and couples in Collingswood, N.J., is trying to strike gold twice.
  • July 31, 2014 |  Commentary

    Understanding the backlash to Common Core and PARCC

    Last week I looked at some of the myths surrounding the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), a set of learning goals in language arts and math which se...
  • July 31, 2014 |  StateImpact

    Pa. health department reaches out to doctors amid controversy over drilling complaints

    Are doctors in Pennsylvania seeing patients with possible health effects from natural gas development? The state Department of Health wants to know.
  • July 30, 2014

    Ironworkers union members face new extortion charges

    Federal prosecutors have filed new extortion charges against members of the Ironworkers Local 401 union in Philadelphia.
  • July 30, 2014

    In Philly for conference, Catholic 'consecrated virgins' describe life choice

    Her life may look trying to outsiders, but she says she's got it made. Kathy Reda is married to the "CEO" of the universe, as she puts...
  • July 30, 2014

    Seeking to protect ancient Syrian treasures, curators learn modern U.S. techniques

    For three days in June, in an undisclosed location in Turkey, 20 unnamed museum curators from Syria met with their counterparts from the Smithsonian I...
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