The program is not new, but more than ten percent of the families living in Camden have not yet registered their three- or four-year-olds for the free, all-day preschool program.
An enthusiastic group of fast food workers rallied outside of a North Philadelphia McDonald’s Tuesday to show support class actions filed against the company in Michigan, California and New York.
The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance is kicking off its latest effort to get teenagers excited about the city’s arts and culture scene.
This initiative could come to Pennsylvania if Gov. Corbett’s “Healthy Pennsylvania” plan is approved.
An interfaith group of 40 Philadelphia congregations is joining forces for a voter outreach campaign, kicking off this week.
Michael Resnick, Philadelphia’s director of public safety, says the only exceptions will be where an individual is convicted of a serious felony.
“This year’s cleanup is on April 5th,” said mayor Michael Nutter.
The first major test of ten new state voter ID laws took place yesterday, as Texas implemented its voter ID measure.
Montgomery County Community College received a national award this week for creating successful programs that resulted in higher rates of completion for students of color.
More than 50 Philadelphia students will hit the slopes today for free — thanks to a West Philadelphia non-profit that works with inner city youth.
The Germantown Historic Society opened a new exhibit this weekend titled, “Kidnapped: Lost and Found.” It tells the story of the abduction of a 4-year-old boy from his front yard in Germantown, 140 years ago.
Philadelphia’s all-female flamenco dance company kicked off its second bi-annual Flamenco Festival on Saturday.
Camden Children’s Garden founder Mike Devlin says the nature education center on the Camden waterfront was looking down the barrel of a gun last year.
McCord promised to bring more funding to Philadelphia public schools, more equality to the criminal justice system, and more jobs.
President Obama is expected to announce today a major, national effort to help bolster the lives of young men of color. A Philadelphia non-profit will be part of the effort.