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  • April 22, 2014

    $3.5 million U.S. grant allows N.J. hires for Sandy cleanup

    New Jersey is getting another $3.5 million in federal funding to help hard-hit coastal communities recover from Sandy.
  • April 22, 2014

    Philly dragon boat paddlers finally have a real home on the Schuylkill

    A new dock has been built on the west side of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, specifically designed to be used by dragon boats.
  • April 22, 2014

    Celebrating Earth Day with a solar farm stand in Philly

    What could be better to celebrate Earth Day than a solar farm stand? Greensgrow Farms, a nonprofit farm in Philadelphia, did just that as it dedicated...
  • April 22, 2014

    SEPTA budget draws praise, no boos, at Philly public hearing

    Despite ongoing negotiations over a contract for SEPTA workers, only a handful of people turned out Tuesday for a public hearing on the SEPTA budget i...
  • April 22, 2014

    State of Center City is good, but would improve with more jobs

    Good things are happening in Philadelphia, but the city needs more job opportunities to keep it going.
  • April 22, 2014

    N.J. ethics panel to investigate top Christie appointee to Port Authority

    The state Ethics Commission will investigate a complaint the New Jersey Working Families Alliance has brought against former Port Authority of New Yor...
  • April 22, 2014

    Google challenges nonprofits on ideas to use Glass

    Google has a challenge for U.S. nonprofits.
  • April 22, 2014

    Too soon to know if Philly tax crackdown is working

    Philadelphia has been talking tough about collecting back taxes, but the chief collections officer says the city doesn't have a good number for h...