Carolyn Dumaresq, Pennsylvania’s acting secretary of education, says some of the money will be used to create 50 “Local Early Childhood Education Innovation Zones” to serve the lowest performing elementary schools in the state.
Philadelphia police are investigating the disappearance of a two-year-old who was reportedly last in the presence of his mother’s ex-boyfriend.
A group of Villanova University law students have helped gain asylum in the United States for a Russian man who claims he was persecuted for years in his home country because he is gay.
Marjorie Bamont, 82, was charged on October 31st of this year with animal cruelty, after the PSPCA found 14 live cats, one dead cat, and one dog in the home.
Police in one Chester County town are searching for two Grinches who decided to take advantage of generous acts this holiday season.
Target officials revealed that as many as 40 milllion credit and debit cards used to make in-store purchases in Target stores between November 27th and December 15th could be compromised.
Character-driven storyteller David O. Russell gives his film a manic, farcical energy that keeps it at arm’s length from realism but that engrosses to a surprising degree.
According to SEPTA, a pedestrian was struck by a train late Thursday morning.
An Atheist group protesting a Christmas sign in a South Jersey town is offering a reward after someone tried to light their billboard on fire.
Church officials have defrocked a United Methodist pastor from Pennsylvania who officiated his son’s gay wedding in Massachusetts.
Chris talks about the absurdity of having a Pennsylvania organization’s main event being in New York, A&E infringing the free speech of one of its stars, the Federal Reserve scaling back on stimulus, and much more. He is also joined by President and CEO of the National Constitution Center, Jeff Rosen.
“Pennsylvanians like gambling where it is right now,” Tim Malloy, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute, said.
Getting ready to hit the road for the holidays? So are a lot of other people around here, according to AAA.
Hadas reports on two limited-time dining experiences, and an idea that incorporates gift-giving with a philanthropy.
“Saving Mr. Banks” chronicles the genesis of “Mary Poppins,” the 1964 movie musical that received 13 Oscar nominations and won five Oscars.
Animals at the Philadelphia Zoo have their own ways of dealing with the heat. But taking a dip in the pool is still the most popular way for both humans and our four-legged friends.