• August 31, 2015

    Bucks County nuns help prepare Communion feast for papal Mass

    In the Bible, Jesus famously feeds a crowd of 5,000 people with just five loaves of bread and two small fish.Pope Francis will have a much larger floc...
  • August 31, 2015

    Art school founded by world-famous Philly portrait artist will live on despite his passing

    One of Philadelphia's most prominent artists passed away last week. Nelson Shanks, a highly sought-after portrait painter, was 77 when he died of...
  • August 31, 2015

    PennDOT maps out road construction work on new website

    If you're struggling to keep track of Pennsylvania's 985 active road construction projects, you can finally rest easy.
  • August 28, 2015

    Chester Upland can't pay its teachers — but they're working anyway

    Teachers union president Michele Paulick said she received some unwelcome news at the Chester Upland School District teacher convocation this week. &...
  • August 28, 2015

    Reporters Roundtable: An eventful week for Kathleen Kane, plenty of room at the inns for papal pilgrims

    Listen to this week's Reporters Roundtable with NewsWorks Tonight host Brad Linder.
  • August 28, 2015 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Poll: Happy to be of service, and other workplace wonders

    NewsWorks Tonight host Dave Heller sits down for his weekly conversation with Gallup's Frank Newport to talk about trends in American opinion.
  • August 28, 2015

    Delaware's Sen. Carper explains 'yes' vote on Iran deal

    For Delaware's senior Sen. Tom Carper, a nuclear deal with Iran is better than the alternative: war.
  • August 28, 2015 |  Shapiro on Theater

    It's Fringe Festival time — and here's the theater I want to see (among the 140-odd productions)

    A fellow named Brian Feldman will come to your kitchen, wash your dishes -- and then recite any monologue of your choosing in a one-on-one event calle...
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