Homeless Families Search For Shelter Before School StartsPhiladelphia shelters for homeless families are full at a time of year when demand is surging because of the start of the school year.
Philadelphia Publishes 3-1-1 Call Data Philadelphia has published details of nearly 1 million calls to its 3-1-1 service center as part of its open data effort.
Philly Pre-K Providers Answer Call For New SeatsAs Philadelphia gears up to expand pre-kindergarten citywide, 85 early childhood centers have applied to provide new slots for pre-schoolers.
Twenty Years Since Welfare Reform, So How's It Doing?Monday marks twenty years since the US ended one long-running social services experiment and started a new one.
Officials: Overdose Deaths Involving Fentanyl Up 600% Since 2013Philadelphia health officials say overdose deaths involving the drug fentanyl continue to rise, despite years of warnings.
Aetna Leaving Pennsylvania's Health Insurance MarketplaceThe company insures about 31,000 people statewide, but they won't lose health coverage.
Local African-American Leaders Take Active Roll In Clinton CampaignDozens of local African-American Democrats have signed on to a new effort within the Hillary Clinton campaign.
Hillary Clinton Returns To Philly To Recruit New VotersHillary Clinton rallied voters at West Philadelphia High School Tuesday afternoon, returning to the city where she was nominated for the first time since the Convention.
Hillary Clinton Returns To Philadelphia To Launch Voter Registration DriveHillary Clinton will be back in Philadelphia Tuesday for the first time since claiming the Democratic presidential nomination here.
Expert Offers Advice On How Media Should Respond To Trump's Latest AttackRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump fired another volley in his war against journalists yesterday.
City Official Leveling Playing Field For Philadelphia HS AthletesDavid Oh is sponsoring an effort to help students leverage their sports prowess for bigger things.
Philadelphia Wants To Crack Down On Tax DelinquentsThe city is actively pursuing a tax lien sale.