• June 17, 2015

    Zoning board closes curtain on plans for Hammerstein museum, theater in Bucks

    Ambitious plans to save the historic Bucks County home where Oscar Hammerstein wrote some of his most famous Broadway musicals are in serious trouble....
  • June 16, 2015

    With decision near on St. Laurentius, champions of Fishtown church carry on the mission

    The fight to save the oldest Polish church in Philadelphia is heating up. On one side is the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, which merged the old church ...
  • June 16, 2015

    Silhouettes and stereotypes: KCAPA students explore identity through public art

    Sometimes art is a vehicle for sharing an idea with others. Other times, the act of making it shows you something about yourself.
  • June 16, 2015

    UPDATED: In Harrisburg, a plan to stall, change Keystone exam

    Testing might be over for Pennsylvania students this year, but debate about how one of the state's standardized tests should change is just heati...
  • June 15, 2015

    Water department testing West Philly main that burst Sunday

    A weekend water main break dumped millions of gallons into the area of North 52nd Street in West Philadelphia. It was the third major break in that ne...
  • June 15, 2015 |  CENTRE SQUARE BLOG

    Crying shame — laureate's comments take the prize for nonsense

    Well, here's one hypothesis for which we, sadly, now have proof. It is possible to be a Nobel laureate in medicine and also an utter nincompoop.
  • June 15, 2015

    Pa. teens working harder to find summer jobs

    For many kids, summer means swims at the pool and a reprieve from homework. But for many others, it can mean their first taste of employment.
  • June 12, 2015

    Denying she embellished stories about Philly neighborhood, Goffman stands by book

    Philadelphia native Alice Goffman says more people have probably read the appendix of her hit book "On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City...
Your browser is out-of-date!

Some features of this website (and others) may not work correctly with Internet Explorer 8 and below. Click below and we'll show you your upgrade options (they're free). -your friends at NewsWorks. Update my browser now