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Shyann Williams, 17, a senior at Kensington Urban Education Academy. At Tuesday's announcement of the fast. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Group Plans “Fast” In Protest Of Philadelphia School Cuts

With the school year fast approaching, a local group, concerned with safety, announced its plans to hold a “fast” next week in front of District headquarters.


(A school cafeteria.  File photo by Jeff Pachoud/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Survey Reveals Food Waste, Safety Concerns Inside Philadelphia School Lunchrooms

A new report is shedding light on the state of lunchrooms inside Philadelphia’s public schools.