The aftermath of the assault was captured on a student’s cell phone and posted online.
Superintendent William Hite says under his plan, a committee of a school’s principal, teachers and a parent will determine teacher staffing at each school.
“Bats, balls, uniforms, gloves, cleats, socks, helmets, catching gear, masks, shin guards, chest protectors, balls — everything,” an official from Pitch In For Baseball tells KYW Newsradio.
The bacon dog — a hot dog with a slab of bacon and melted cheese — is among the new Phillies’ ballpark food offerings this year.
Eighty-three percent of the principals’ union membership voted to accept the contract concessions that also require them to pay health care premiums.
With more than half of Pennsylvania’s charter schools in Philadelphia, state auditor general Eugene DePasquale came to City Hall for his final statewide hearing on charter accountability.
The call came in around 1:20 p.m. for a building under demolition at 3rd and Market Streets that had “collapsed.”
A coaltion of organizations wants City Council to approve a one-percent sales tax extension and use all of the proceeds — about $120 million — for the Philadelphia schools.
A high-tech upgrade for the Camden County Police Department radio means that outsiders — and criminals — can’t listen in.
Camden County police chief Scott Thomson says there have been 15 overdose calls — none fatal — in the last 24 hours.
The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from the Easton Area School District that wanted to prevent students from wearing “I (heart) Boobies!” bracelets to promote breast cancer awareness among young people.
Curator Josh Perelman says “Chasing Dreams” presents 130 artifacts, dating from the mid-19th century to today.
A new animated movie is based on characters created by a local artist.
To mark “Read Across America Day,” Danza (standing) read to first graders at Fox Chase Elementary School.
“Right now, we’re at critical stages with salt,” said Camden County Freeholder Ian Leonard, who oversees the public works department.