• June 18, 2015

    Bipartisan panel calls for new formula to divvy up Pa. education aid

    A bipartisan Pennsylvania commission unanimously recommended a new school funding formula Thursday that would account for several student-weighted fac...
  • June 18, 2015

    Philly's Mother Bethel AME hosts vigil to mourn nine killed in SC church

    Hundreds congregated Thursday night at the Mother Bethel AME in Society Hill to mourn the loss of nine African-Americans gunned down Wednesday during ...
  • June 18, 2015

    Dark money group in Philly mayor's race stays in the shadows - UPDATED

    A Washington-based political group that spent $93,000 on a hard-hitting ad attacking Jim Kenney in the closing days of the Philadelphia mayoral primar...
  • June 18, 2015 |  PlanPhilly

    Key part of Clarke’s affordable housing gambit appears scuttled by HUD - for now

    Officials from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development have rejected the deal struck between PHA and the building trades, because the neg...
  • June 17, 2015

    'New kid' on the local block, super PACS played integral part in Philly mayoral primary

    This year for the first time, super PACs spent big money on a mayoral primary in Philadelphia.
  • June 17, 2015 |  LISTEN

    Republican presidential hopefuls head to Philadelphia

    A veritable who's who of the nation's GOP notables will gather Thursday through Saturday in Philadelphia for the Northeast Republican Leader...
  • June 17, 2015

    43 percent of Pa. foster children getting psychotropic drugs, study finds

    Pennsylvania children in foster care are nearly four times as likely to be prescribed psychotropic drugs for behavioral problems compared with kids ou...
  • 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....
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