Local Veterans Honored At 67th Anniversary Ceremony Of Korean WarAn observance at the Korean War Memorial at 2nd and Dock Streets marked an important moment in our nation's history.
City Controller Trashes Philadelphia Bigbelly CompactorsThe City Controller says those Bigbelly trash compactors around Philadelphia are in a sorry state. And, he claims, they're not working as advertised.
Opposition Growing Over Plans For Offshore Drilling Along NJ CoastlineAlong the Avalon Boardwalk, elected officials, environmentalists, and tourism leaders are expressing concerns over the prospect of off-shore oil drilling.
Major Cuts To Medicaid Could Hurt Special Ed Services In SchoolsWith all of the sweeping health care changes under consideration by Senate Republicans, now meeting behind closed doors, critics say it would put school children who receive special ed services in harm's way.
Historic Preservation Declares Philadelphia 'National Treasure'Research by the National Trust for Historic Preservation says Philadelphia is losing more of what it calls "irreplaceable historic" buildings than similar cities.
School Children Help Dedicate Newly Constructed Playground At Penn Treaty ParkCity officials, neighbors and school children gathered on the banks of the Delaware River Wednesday to celebrate a $576,000 newly constructed playground at Penn Treaty Park.
Budget Deficit Forces Layoffs, Cost Cuts At National Museum of American Jewish HistoryThe National Museum of American Jewish History, which opened with great fanfare in 2010 at 5th and Market Streets, is laying off workers and cutting its hours because of a $1.8 million budget deficit.
MontCo Resident Asks Judge To Stop Tax IncreaseA Gladwyne resident and well known aviation attorney is asking a Montgomery County judge for an injunction to prevent the Lower Merion School District from moving on a tax increase for the new fiscal year.
Mann Center, Franklin Institute Gives Students Closer Look At The StarsMusic and astronomy created an out-of-this-world experience for hundreds of young Philadelphia students at the Franklin Institute's Fels Planetarium.
Philly Bike Cops Show Off Skills On Art Museum StepsMore Philadelphia police officers detailed to bicycle patrols may be able to impress their colleagues, and citizens, with their bike handling skills.
A Look At The Philly Shipyard Apprenticeship AcademyAt the southern tip of the Navy Yard in South Philadelphia, an Apprenticeship Training Academy is developing the next-generation of skilled shipyard workers and leaders.
Rutgers Scientists: Sweeping Implications If Trump Pulls Out Of Paris Climate AgreementExperts at the Rutgers Climate Institute in New Brunswick say if President Trump follows through on an exit from the Paris climate agreement, the U.S. will tarnish its standing in the world community.