• October 8, 2014

    Drexel students find creature comfort with therapy dog

    Drexel University has become the first university in the country to host an on-site therapy dog year-round. Jersey, an adopted Carolina blend and a c...
  • October 8, 2014

    Uber angst triggers protest by Philly taxi drivers

    If you took your lunch hour in LOVE Park today, you would have seen lots of taxis but would have had trouble catching a ride. Cab drivers parked thei...
  • October 8, 2014 |  Shapiro on Theater

    Review: The double edge of 'La Bête'

    It happens all the time: Everything seems to be pumping along in an organization, and then some boob with bad ideas comes in and it's all over. B...
  • October 8, 2014 |  StateImpact Pennsylvania

    Despite ups and downs, solar power still shining in Pennsylvania

    Standing next to this solar farm in Morgantown, Berks County, you can see the Pennsylvania Turnpike traffic, but the place still feels like a farm. T...
  • October 7, 2014

    What are parents saying about termination of Philly teachers contract?

    By unanimously voting to terminate the Philadelphia teachers union contract Monday, the School Reform Commission sent shock waves throughout the city....
  • October 7, 2014 |  That's HIstory

    Naming rights and the erosion of public space

    For the past 20 years, I've been taking the train to the Market East Station. So do lots of other people here at WHYY, which is located just a fe...
  • October 7, 2014

    Armond James avoids mudslinging in uphill battle for Fattah seat

    On a still Sunday afternoon, Armond James swung open the rusty door of a jam-packed corner store on Diamond Street, a couple blocks west of Broad.
  • October 7, 2014

    Asbestos cleanup in Ambler nears completion [photos]

    Although the asbestos factories closed decades ago, the suburban town of Ambler, Pennsylvania, is still home to lots of toxic waste.
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