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Health: Temple University Researchers Successfully Eliminate HIV Virus In Human Cells

A scientific first from Philadelphia, that could pave the way toward curing HIV. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the breakthrough.

07/21/2014

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With Misgivings, State Overseers OK Philadelphia’s Five-Year Budget

The head of the PICA board told the mayor’s finance director that he’d like to see the city do more belt-tightening in order to start a rainy day fund.

07/21/2014

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Local Students Creating Inventions To Help The Blind, Visually Impaired

Students at the Overbrook School for the blind are working on some apps to help them read.

07/20/2014

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Villanova Professor Edits Book On Groundbreaking Female Journalist

This is the 150th anniversary of the birth of one of America’s ground-breaking female journalists. Now, the writings of Nellie Bly have been consolidated into one book.

07/20/2014

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Corbett Seeks To Change View Of Education Record 

A recent independent voter poll found that the single biggest factor behind voter disapproval of Corbett’s job performance is his record on education.

07/19/2014

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Longtime Leader Of Philadelphia Student Organization To Step Down

As executive director of Youth United for Change for the last 16 years, Andi Perez has seen the student group’s political influence grow.

07/19/2014

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Child Sex Abuse Guilty Plea, Long Sentence For South Jersey Art Teacher

Charles Reilly, 45, was sentenced to 5-15 years for engaging in what Camden County assistant prosecutor Kelly Testa labels “sexually explicit conversations” with boys, ages 12 to 16.

07/18/2014

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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: A Trip Back in History

If you have a family connection to World War I and are vacationing in Paris this summer, may I suggest a stop at the French Museum of the Army.

07/17/2014

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Rutgers Tuition, Fee To Rise By About 2 Percent

Tuition and fees are going up at New Jersey’s flagship university for the upcoming school year.

07/16/2014

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Philly Summer Recreation Program Invites First Lady Michelle Obama

The children have put together a video inviting the first lady to the program’s big finish on August 13th, at Vogt Recreation Center.

07/16/2014

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45th Anniversary of Moon Flight That Culminated In ‘One Small Step…’

Exactly forty-five years ago, the attention of the entire world was on three brave men going, as the saying goes, where no man had gone before.

07/16/2014

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It’s Back To School For Some Parents In Camden

For the first time, courses on basic computer skills, job development training, parenting tips and English as a Second Language (ESL) are available at the school district’s Parent Center.

07/14/2014

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Area Students In Nation’s Capital For Leadership Summit

Five area high schoolers, interning with the non-profit Philadelphia Youth Network, are in Washington D.C. for a Student Leaders Summit.

07/14/2014

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City’s Collection Of ‘School Income Tax’ Reaping Rewards

By Mike Dunn PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – With the School District still in dire financial straits, the city’s Revenue Commissioner says her department’s effort to collect a little-known tax that benefits the schools is paying off. […]

07/13/2014

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10th Grade History Teacher Writes Trilogy Of Novels

Inner city kids need positive role models. So says a high school history teacher who’s mounted an unusual outreach.

07/13/2014

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The Black History Showcase

The Black History Showcase aims to promote awareness, knowledge and understanding of Black history, while enhancing pride and dignity among those who indentify with the culture.

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