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  • April 17, 2014

    Philly electronic monitoring devices: Effiicent, effective and a lifesaver

    Philadelphia court officials have found that an electronic monitoring bracelet can be a life saver.
  • April 17, 2014 |  Mt. Airy/Germantown

    Lincoln Drive gateway project gets financial boost

    A grassroots effort to restore an historic gateway in Northwest Philadelphia has reached a major milestone.
  • April 17, 2014

    State leaders tout Delaware company that hires disadvantaged youth

    State leaders were on hand for the grand opening of a new company, Popdot Signs and Graphics in Wilmington, which hires disadvantaged youth.
  • April 17, 2014

    A special hen rules the roost in suburban Philly chicken flock (photos)

    Raising chickens in suburban Philadelphia is not something state agriculture officials track, but they suspect interest in so-called "hobby flock...
  • April 17, 2014

    Father says daughter called him from sinking van

    The husband of a New Jersey woman accused of driving their children into a river says one of the teens called him from the sinking van.
  • April 17, 2014

    Half of Pa. public schools fail to meet state's expectations, new study says

    A new analysis from the Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia finds 49 percent of Pennsylvania public schools fail to meet the state's overa...
  • April 17, 2014

    Sneak peek: New stuff, locally grown

    Next season's production lineups are floating in like spring breezes. The area's 50-plus professional stage companies – the ones that have a...
  • April 17, 2014 |  National Interest

    Why Democrats have a thing for single women

    Democrats have a thing this year for single women - all the unmarrieds, including the divorced and the widowed - because supposedly those females can ...