Reuse Plan For Historic Royal Theater, On South Street, Moves ForwardThe developer is proposing a new building constructed behind the original façade, with 45 apartments and 7,600 square feet of retail space. But not all neighbors are thrilled.
Company Which Runs Several Local Charter Schools Adding Nurses Instead Of Removing ThemA company running several local charter schools is reversing the trend of removing nurses from schools.
Philadelphia Community Leaders Plan a Revitalized Kwanzaa CelebrationDecember 26th marks the first day of Kwanzaa, and community groups in Philadelphia are gearing up for a big celebration on Saturday.
Rent-Free Ride Ending For Kenny Gamble's Charter School CompanySchool district officials say Universal Companies will begin paying some operating costs next year at Audenried High School and Vare Middle School, after paying nothing this year.
Kenny Gamble Spearheads Philly Neighborhood InitiativeMusic producer and educator Kenny Gamble's Universal Companies is one of 21 groups nationwide to have won a half-million-dollar federal grant to plan what are being called "Promise Neighborhoods."
Two South Philadelphia Communities Recipient Of Grant MoneyA community development corporation has received a half million dollar grant to work on planning the improvement of two South Philadelphia neighborhoods.