Mastery Charter School

(Poet Ursula Rucker, lower right, and other arts professionals speak to students at Mastery Charter School in Germantown.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

At a Charter School in Germantown, Realistic Looks at Career Choices

Some Philadelphia school students were getting a chance to learn about careers from actual professionals.


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Man Arrested After Attempted Break-In At Old City School

A suspect was arrested after police say he tried to break into a school in Philadelphia early Monday morning.


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Shooting Aboard Broad Street Subway Train Leaves 2 Teens Wounded

Police are investigating the shooting of two teens aboard a SEPTA Broad Street subway train Wednesday afternoon. One of the teens is in critical condition.


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Volunteers Plant Dozens Of Trees In West Philadelphia

“I’ve been wanting to do this since 2008, and we’ve been looking for funding all that time,” says Sue Pringle of UC Green, “and then TD Bank said that they were able to help us.”


Mastery students pass out flowers to pedestrians to say they are sorry for their classmates' actions. (credit: KYW's Mike DeNardo)

Mastery Students Pass Out Flowers To Apologize For Violent Incident

The students want people to know that it was not acceptable when six Mastery students were caught on video sucker-punching a man walking on 4th Street last month.


Mob Suspects

Teen Suspects In Old City ‘Mob Attack’ Surrender To Police

There are new developments in Philadelphia’s fight against mob attacks. Three juveniles involved in a recent attack have surrendered to police.