City Council Moves Ahead With Plans To Question Whether School District Should Return To Local Control
If at first you don’t succeed…City Council is trying again for a ballot referendum that would ask city voters whether to the school district should be under local control.
First lady Michelle Obama plans to campaign in Philadelphia this week for Tom Wolf, the Democratic candidate for governor.
Gov. Tom Corbett’s performance in the latest Franklin and Marshall College poll is very low.
VISTA 2025 co-chair and chairman of the Chester county board of commissioners, Ryan Costello, says it’s about striking a balance between economic growth and quality of life.
The Pennsylvania Attorney General and the Chief Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court have reached an agreement over those racy emails that were uncovered by the AG recently.
“The school district is in a budget crisis … because the district has been subject to unprecedented state funding cuts. But not only unprecedented — discriminatory,” Michael Masch said.
The Pennsylvania Lottery is introducing a new and free smartphone app that offers access to drawing results, jackpots, second chance opportunities and more.
A new report by the Union of Concerned Scientists projects that in the next three decades years, Philadelphia could go from about 19 tidal flooding events per year to more than 200.
The Senate unanimously passed a Krabbe disease screening bill on Wednesday.
A high pressure system will remain in control for Thursday, keeping skies mostly sunny with highs a bit cooler near 70 degrees.
Authorities found a journal left by ambush suspect Eric Frein that describes how he opened fire on a rural barracks — watching one of his victims fall “still and quiet” — and then made his escape, authorities said Wednesday.
Rain has moved away, and sunny skies are here to stay, for the next few days that is.
Four Northeastern states have agreed to collaborate in investigations of heroin trafficking that often cross state lines, authorities said Wednesday.
“This is not the preferred route, but it is where we are,” Nutter said today.
Students and faculty at Widener University were on high alert after a someone made a threat on campus.
Looking up at the glazed tilework depicting various modes of historic transportation, including Christopher Columbus’ sailing ship, the “Santa Maria.”