City Council Committee Votes To Release $25M For Schools, But Scrutiny Isn't OverCity Council is expected to release $25 million for city schools, but council members at a hearing today said the scrutiny of district finances will continue.
Zeoli Show Log 09.25.15Rich discussed the Pope shutdown, Boehner's resignation, and security for the Pope. He also discussed local stores raising prices during the Pope's visit, Donald Trump and Marco Rubio's feud and a school district banning tag at public schools. Rich spoke with Dr. Mazz at 4pm for Ask the Doctor and Christine Flowers at 5:30pm regarding her latest article, Pope Speaks to Heart.
Local Child Star’s Mother Says Officials Not Doing Enough After Daughter Allegedly Received Death ThreatThe little girl’s mother claims her daughter received death threat at school and officials aren’t doing enough to keep her safe.
Council Leaders Insist Politics Not In Play In Rejection Of Nutter's School Funding ProposalPhiladelphia City Council adjourned for the summer this past week after rejecting some key initiatives of Mayor Nutter.
KYW Flashback: Philadelphia School Budget Problems Then And NowIt's a scene that has played out from year to year. Only the people have changed.
Mayor Is Doubtful As Non-Profit Contributions Dominate Council's School Funding DebateCity Council plans to explore PILOTS -- payments in lieu of taxes -- as a way to get non-profits that pay no property taxes to chip in more for city schools.
Montco School District, Police Investigate Alleged Photo ScandalThe North Penn School District says they are working with local law enforcement officials following allegations students may have shared inappropriate pictures and videos online, according to a statement on the school district's website.
Ex-Officials Charged With Theft From School DistrictTwo former officials of a suburban Philadelphia school district who resigned following a text message scandal have now been charged with having stolen money from the district.
District: Nude Pics Of Pa. High School Girls Posted On WebsiteA Pittsburgh-area school district says the state attorney general is investigating online posts of "inappropriate photos and comments about female students."
For The First Time, No Schools Designated "Persistently Dangerous" In The Phila. School DistrictThe School District of Philadelphia has announced none of its schools were designated “Persistently Dangerous” for this school year.
SRC Scheduled To Make Announcement Friday About Future Of Cash-Strapped School DistrictThe School Reform Commission and Superintendent William Hite are scheduled to make an announcement Friday about the future of the cash-strapped school district.
Growing Outrage Over Stalled Cigarette Tax Meant To Help Philadelphia SchoolsRepublican leadership say they canceled the session because the bill became too complicated, weighed down with non-school related amendments.