Superintendent Hite Announces Plan To Consolidate Some Schools And Phase Out OthersSuperintendent William Hite's plan would affect 15 schools in all.
Philadelphia's Archbishop Gives Heavenly Assessment Of Papal VisitThe leader of the Philadelphia Archdiocese is not criticizing the unprecedented security effort that surrounded the papal visit.
Journalists In Town For Papal Visit Treated To Breakfast At Reading Terminal MarketThousands of journalists from across the nation and around the world are descending on Philadelphia for the Pope's visit.
Cardinal's Keynote At WMOF Says A Strong Family Can Help Goodness TriumphDelegates to the World Meeting of Families today heard about the importance of keeping the traditional family strong.
Sales Of Camden Waterfront Parking For Papal Visit Off To Sluggish StartCamden officials announced that 8,500 parking spaces formerly reserved for tour buses were available for the private cars of papal pilgrims at $44 apiece. So far, 200 of them have sold.
New Face Added To Constitution Center's American National TreeSo Indianapolis ninth-grader Sophia George nominated Civil War-era Congressman Thaddeus Stevens to be included among the 100 faces on the Constitution Center's American National Tree.
Government Eases Crunch To File For Federal Aid For CollegeThe government is allowing potential college students to file for federal student aid three months earlier.
Early Struggles For Private Firm Hired To Fill Substitute Teaching Jobs In Philadelphia The Cherry Hill-based company Source4Teachers, hired to fill substitute teaching jobs in Philadelphia, is coming up way short during the first week of classes.
Start Of Classes Delayed For NE Philly School Due To Structural IssuesDistrict spokesman Fernando Gallard says engineering firms have been hired to repair the building, which was built in the 1940s and '50s.
FOP Backs Bill Preventing Release Of Names Of Officers Involved In ShootingsThe Fraternal Order of Police is backing a bill that would prevent release of the names of police officers involved in shootings, while the investigation is going on.
SEPTA GM Announces Retirement After Papal VisitDays after Pope Francis leaves Philadelphia, SEPTA's General Manager Joe Casey is retiring.
Giant Phillies Cap Worn By William Penn Statue Being Auctioned On EBayThe giant Phillies cap that adorned the William Penn statue for the 1993 World Series can be yours. It's being auctioned on eBay.