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NJ Travel Ban and Phila Snow Emergency Lifted, Mass Transit In Areas Still Affected

At 6am on Tuesday, the Snow Emergency was lifted. Normal parking can resume on Snow Emergency Routes.

01/27/2015

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Council President Pitches “Super” Idea To Get Universities To Offer More Support To Cash-Strapped Schools

Council President Darrell Clarke is pitching what he thinks is a super idea, getting local universities to offer more support to cash-starved public schools. Clarke, in fact, has named the program “SUPER.”

01/25/2015

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Pipeline Will Cut Through 3 Downingtown Schools After School Board And Company Reach Agreement

Columbia Gas has won an easement to put a pipeline through the property of three Downingtown public schools and they’ll pay the district more than $500,000 for the right to dig.

01/10/2015

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Investigation Underway After Hackers Attack Pine Forge Academy, Demand A Million Dollars

Set on a hill and surrounded by trees, picturesque Pine Forge Academy has become a target for an ugly cyber crime that police are now investigating.

12/19/2014

Zeoli Show Log 11.21.14

Rich reviewed President Obama’s speech explaining his executive order on immigration. He talked to Dr. Mazz at 4:00, George Mason Law Professor Ilya Somin at 4:30 and Samantha Jones, a high school student suing to keep “One nation under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–11/21/2014

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Prevent Spreading Germs This Winter

I’m sure you have noticed how easily infections seem to spread in schools. Here’s an easy tip to minimize the risk of your getting sick.

11/17/2014

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NJ Bill To Consider Later School Start Times Advances

A Senate committee on Thursday passed a measure that calls for a government study of start times, including a review of reports showing that starting later could boost academic performance.

11/13/2014

Kids from Ethel Allen middle school BOOST site.
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Locally Based Non-profit That Provides After School Programs In Public Schools Gets Major Boost

A Philadelphia-based non-profit that provides after school programs in nearly a dozen public schools got a $900,000 boost this week.

10/25/2014

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Catholic Diocese Of Camden, NJ Looking To Improve Things At Schools Under Its Control

The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Camden wants a group of experts to map out the future of church based education in South Jersey.

10/18/2014

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Protesters Rally Ahead Of SRC Meeting In Spring Garden

Teachers, joined by parents and students, gathered outside Philadelphia school district headquarters in Spring Garden.

10/16/2014

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Company Which Runs Several Local Charter Schools Adding Nurses Instead Of Removing Them

A company running several local charter schools is reversing the trend of removing nurses from schools.

10/12/2014

Pete Ciarrocchi, CEO of Chickie's and Pete's, says during their month-long initiative customers can donate to the check total for their meal or text SCHOOL to 20222 to make an automatic payments of $5 or $10. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Philadelphia-Area Sports Bar Chain Holding Month-Long Fundraiser To Help Students

Chickie’s and Pete’s is holding a month-long fundraiser in an effort to help students in the Philadelphia schools.

10/06/2014

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Manhunt In Trooper Ambush Case Closes Some Schools On Thursday

All Pocono Mountain School District schools will be closed on Thursday, according to a statement on the school district’s website.

09/17/2014

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Study: Standing Desks Could Help Cut Childhood Obesity Rates

Childhood obesity is a major public health concern, but new research shows something as simple as changing a child’s desk could help them avoid becoming overweight.

09/17/2014

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Local School Districts Preparing For Potential Enterovirus 68 Spread

“It seems pretty unenviable it would move,” says Terry Quinlan, the supervisor of health services for the Lower Merion School District.

09/13/2014

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