Harambee Institute Charter School

(The US Courthouse in Philadelphia.  File photo by Ed Fischer)

Former Phila. Charter School Head Sentenced For Persistent Embezzlement

Masai Skief was sentenced to three years in prison after working out a plea deal for a sentence of about two years.


(Zora Ball, with her parents, Curtis and Jackie.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

West Philadelphia Girl, 7, Making A Name As Computer Game Programmer

The pint-sized programmer recently unveiled her game at the University of Pennsylvania’s “Bootstrap Expo.”