• May 22, 2015

    Can Jim Kenney bring community schools to Philadelphia?

    On a small plot of land wedged between South Philly High School's parking lot and the sidewalk, Arielle Narva works with a seventeen-year-old nam...
  • May 22, 2015 |  What Are We Thinking?

    As Congress takes a vacation, Americans still not big fans of lawmakers

    Congress is getting out of town for a week-long Memorial Day recess — or, as they put it, working back in the home district.There is very little sign ...
  • May 21, 2015

    Pitching plan for education funding, Wolf visits Upper Darby school

    Gov. Tom Wolf says a vote for his education budget will be a vote for lower property taxes in Pennsylvania. But while Republicans say they'd wel...
  • May 21, 2015

    South Jersey Gas tries again for new Pinelands pipeline

    South Jersey Gas is giving another shot at winning approval for a 22-mile natural gas pipeline though the Pinelands. A proposal for a pipeline along ...
  • May 21, 2015

    Four decades after its discovery, Lyme disease still confounds doctors, patients

    Heated debate over Lyme disease is still going strong 40 years after the late Dr. Wilhelm Burgdorfer first identified the bacteria in Lyme, Connecticu...
  • May 21, 2015

    High school team from Phoenixville to represent USA at Physics World Cup

    The United States hasn't participated in the Physics World Cup in eight years, but students from Phoenixville High School in Chester County are a...
  • May 21, 2015

    Pennsauken looks into regional policing agreement with Camden County

    Since Camden dissolved its city police force in May 2013 in favor of a county department, its crime rate has dropped significantly while it has cut pa...
  • May 21, 2015

    Was school choice on the ballot in Philadelphia Tuesday?

    Three billionaires gave more than $6 million to support a candidate in favor of school choice, namely state Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams, in this year&...
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