• March 17, 2015

    NJ Dems can't muster override of Christie veto on post-Bridgegate changes

    Democrats who control the New Jersey Senate have failed to get enough support from Republicans to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto of legislat...
  • March 17, 2015

    Mental illness a main driver for frequent hospitalizations in Pa.

    Mental health issues are a leading cause for hospital admissions among Pennsylvania's "super utilizers," those patients who are hospita...
  • March 16, 2015 |  PlanPhilly

    $11 million in foundation grants announced for five Philadelphia parks

    A new collaborative initiative announced Monday by the John S. and James L. Knight and William Penn foundations hopes $11 million in new public space ...
  • March 16, 2015

    After devising winning 'Rube Goldberg' machine, Philly team off to national competition

    Teams of high school engineers from around Philadelphia submitted "Rube Goldberg" machines that competed to successfully erase an chalkboard...
  • March 16, 2015 |  CENTRE SQUARE BLOG

    Even the best of political reforms sits on shaky ground

    The ants will always get back into the kitchen. That's the sad truth about attempts to limit the corrupting effect that money has on the conduct...
  • March 13, 2015

    'Blurred Lines' and fuzzy logic on musical tributes; YikYak goes big time

    Will a lawsuit stemming from one of last year's biggest songs be a death knell for musical creativity, or is it just about paying more than respe...
  • March 13, 2015 |  LISTEN

    After filing deadline, what's next for Philadelphia's mayoral hopefuls?

    WHYY's Katie Colaneri talks with NewsWorks Tonight host Dave Heller about what to expect in the next few weeks.
  • March 13, 2015 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Poll: Deteriorating faith in American government is a major issue

    New March numbers indicate that dysfuntional government is the most important problem facing the country today in the eyes of the public.The economy a...
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