A suburban couple is raising money for charity by selling Pope Francis T-shirts in advance of his Philadelphia visit this fall. But they don’t exactly have the blessing of the Archdiocese.
Chicago eliminated Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons from the tournament last summer, in Williamsport, Pa.
More inconvenience is on tap for Patco riders, as a new phase of the high-speed line’s ongoing track rehabilitation project begins this Thursday.
Their missions have similarities, and distinct differences. Campus Philly, Graduate! Philadelphia, PhillyGoes2College and the Graduation Coach Campaign help students to get their college degrees.
With temperatures in the teens and wind chills in the single digits, no one wanted to be outside for long Friday morning.
An influential group is offering some big cash, to make it easier for the Philadelphia School District to approve applications for new charter schools.
“The average price in Philadelphia today, $2.25 a gallon. That’s gone up 3 cents a gallon just in the last 24 hours,” says senior petroleum analyst Gregg Leskoski at gasbuddy.com.
A small but vocal group of Philadelphia parents is spreading the word about choosing not to have their children take standardized tests in school.
One of the cars on display at the Philadelphia Auto Show is built by local school students — and it runs on used fryer oil from Federal Donuts.
Phillies announce that David Montgomery will not return as team President.
Justin Hall, director of student services at the K-8 Southwest Leadership Academy Charter School, says the students are exposed to an array of high school options.
With most flights cancelled Tuesday because of the blizzard forecast, Philadelphia International Airport was like a ghost town.
In a major victory for the Philadelphia public schoolteachers’ union, Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court has ruled that the School Reform Commission cannot cancel the teachers’ contract.
Penndot workers are on 12-hour shifts for this storm — first to pretreat the road surfaces with brine, and then to salt and plow.
The line stretched out of the ballroom of the Sheraton, around the corridor, wrapped around a spiral staircase and ended at the front door of the hotel.