Molly Daly

(The headquarters of the School District of Philadelphia, on North Broad Street near Spring Garden.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Parents Call For SRC To Approve More Charters

A roundtable discussion was held Thursday to call for the School Reform Commission to approve more charter schools.

01/23/2015

(FBI-provided surveillance images of two bank robberies believed to have been committed by the same man.)

FBI Hoping For a Break To Nab Philadelphia-and-Suburbs Serial Bank Robber

He struck again today at a Wells Fargo Bank in Bryn Mawr, Pa.

12/29/2014

(Brasheed Cook, in photos provided by Phila. PD)

Olney Man Missing More Than a Week, Requires Medication

Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in finding Brasheed Cook, who disappeared more than a week ago.

12/29/2014

File Photo: Divers searching the Schuylkill River. (Credit: Molly Daly)

Volunteer Divers Search For Shane Montgomery Over A Month After His Disappearance

Divers returned to the Schuylkill River Sunday to search for Shane, who went missing after going out with friends Thanksgiving Eve.

12/28/2014

(credit: Louisa Shepard of Penn Vet)

New Bolton Center Gains Treasure Trove Of Info On Snowy Owls

When a Snowy Owl meets an untimely end, postmortem testing is performed. Associate professor of Avian Medicine and Pathology at the New Bolton Center says her team conducts necropsies — animal autopsies.

12/21/2014

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Non-Profit Phila. Dance Organization Loses Major Source Of Funding, Will Go Dark At End Of Year

In a statement, the William Penn Foundation said with more than 600 cultural institutions across the region, it’s sometimes faced with difficult decisions about where to invest its finite resources.

12/09/2014

File photo. Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey (L) and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson (R) (credit: CBS)

Philly, Camden County’s Top Cops Explore Ways To Rebuild Trust Within Minority Communities

Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson appeared on separate political chat shows Sunday to discuss ways to rebuild trust in law enforcement in minority communities.

12/07/2014

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Motorists Can Be Thankful For Lower Gas Prices This Holiday Season

Here’s something else to be thankful for: OPEC’s decision on Thursday to keep production levels where they are now, at 30 million barrels a day.

11/27/2014

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What To Do When Bad Weather Meets The Heaviest Travel Day Of The Year

Triple A Mid-Atlantic’s Jim Lardear says if you can get the driving done before the weather turns, do so, but if you absolutely have to travel Wednesday, take your time.

11/25/2014

(Phila. PD photo)

Police: Mayfair Tire Slasher Back At It Again

Philadelphia Police say the man who is on probation for slashing tires in Mayfair was back to his old tricks.

11/22/2014

In the Pocket. (Credit: Dallyn Pavey/Dish Public Relations)

Philadelphia Supergroup ‘In The Pocket’ Sets Up For Saturday Night Concert At Ardmore Music Hall

Hooters drummer and In the Pocket founder David Uosikkinen concedes “Fall in Philadelphia” doesn’t paint a rosy picture of the City of Brotherly Love, but says that’s part of its charm.

10/21/2014

File Photo (Credit: CBS)

1 Alleged Robber Nabbed, Another Sought, After Cop Car Rammed

Police say it happened at about 12:15pm in the Olney section of the city as two men tried to escape a gas station holdup.

10/20/2014

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Expert: Local Ebola Panic Completely Unwarranted

One noted expert spoke with KYW Newsradio about how real the Ebola threat might be here.

10/19/2014

frein search

Possible Lead In Manhunt For Suspected Trooper Killer Eric Frein

Governor Tom Corbett and police officials held a news conference Saturday on the manhunt for suspected cop killer Eric Frein to discuss new developments.

10/18/2014

Superdog! (File photo. Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

For Pets On Halloween, Sweets Are More Trick Than Treat

With Halloween right around the corner, animal experts say it takes planning to keep your pets out of scary situations.

10/14/2014

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