Abraham Lincoln High School

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State Lawmaker Wants To Help Philadelphia School District Budget By Tracking Down Tax Deatbeats

State Senator Mike Stack says the bill could help free up a total of $400 million in combined delinquent property, business and wage, but even if it passes, it could take a while before the schools feel relief.



Philadelphia High School Placed On Lockdown Following Brawl Among Students

A brawl in the hallways at Abraham Lincoln High School in the Northeast this Tuesday afternoon resulted in the school population being placed in lockdown.


(Sara Abdulrasool and Sabrina Blake were each awarded a $5,000 scholarship.  Credit:  Michelle Durham)

Philadelphia Area Red Cross Awards Double Scholarships to 2 Area Teens

Each year, a $5,000 college scholarship is awarded to one high school junior or senior, but this year there were two extraordinary candidates, according to officials.


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Bodies Found In Search For Drowned Teenagers

Police say Wilkinson drowned when he jumped into the water, trying to save a friend who fell in. But he never resurfaced.