Students Show City Officials The Ropes In 'Minecraft' Video GameThe mayor and superintendent got schooled on a wildly popular computer game to promote a fundraiser this fall.
Philly School District Takes Art Out Of Storage For ExhibitMore than a dozen paintings from the Philadelphia School District's art collection are out of storage and on display - for now- in Bucks County.
Plans Move Forward For PATCO Station ElevatorsPlans are moving ahead to install elevators in the six PATCO stations that don't already have them.
SEPTA To Provide Riders With Real-Time Information On Bus, Train ArrivalSEPTA says by later this month, riders should have reliable real-time information to keep track of their bus or train.
School Reform Commission Approves Debated Special Ed PlanThe School Reform Commission has approved a scaled-down plan to teach special education students formerly at the troubled Wordsworth Academy.
Vietnam Veteran Honored With Magis Award During Independence Day CeremoniesIn front of a flag-waving crowd at Independence Hall, Mayor Jim Kenney gave the city's Magis Award to Ralph Galati, director of veterans services at St. Joseph's University.
SEPTA Changing Regional Rail Fare CollectionConductors are going to resume checking tickets on board regional rail trains on weekday evenings from five central stations.
Founder Of Boys' Latin Charter School RetiringIt was 2007 when David Hardy founded Boys' Latin of Philadelphia Charter School in Cobbs Creek.
Strike Grinds Comcast Tower Construction To A HaltFellow unions are off the job at one Philly construction site, in sympathy with striking crane operators.
Philadelphia Teachers Begin Summer 'Math Camp' ProgramIt's summer "math camp" for Philadelphia schoolteachers this week.
Philly Teachers Become Students At Literacy Training ProgramEight-hundred K-3 teachers are sitting in classrooms at Fels High this week, sharing strategies about how to teach reading.
Pelosi Continues To Rip GOP Health Care Plan During Stop In PhiladelphiaSpeaking to reporters after a panel discussion Monday at the Food Trust in Center, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says the GOP bill would have what she called a devastating impact on women's health.