Local Groups Prepare Thousands of Care Packages For US Troops in AfghanistanJoe Brooks, head of the USO of Pennsylvania and Southern NJ, says the boxes contained not only local products such as Tastykakes and Wawa coffee, but some more personal items.
Catholic Elementary Schools Learn Their FateThe final word came down Friday on which Catholic elementary schools in the Philadelphia area will close at the end of this year. But, a decision on high schools has been delayed a week.
Some Philadelphia Area Catholic Schools Get Reprieve From ClosureThe official word comes Friday on which Catholic schools in the Philadelphia area will close at the end of this school year. But several elementary schools are already saying they've won their appeals and will stay open.