SRC's contract slam hurts those most essential

published Sun, Oct 19 2014 06:15 GMT
Monday, Oct. 6, is another day that will live in infamy, now that the state's School Reform Commission, in a Pearl Harbor-like sneak attack on ... more

Retired Pennridge coach dies after auto crash

published Sun, Oct 19 2014 05:00 GMT
A retired Pennridge High School football coach died Saturday after he was injured in a car accident while leaving a Friday night football game at ... more

St. Paul's Baptist Church pastor celebrates her fifth anniversary

published Sat, Oct 18 2014 05:21 GMT
For the Rev. Leslie D. Callahan, serving as pastor of a church in North Philadelphia is not just about spreading the Gospel - it's also ... more

The roar of 8,000 women

published Sat, Oct 18 2014 05:14 GMT
At the 2014 Pennsylvania Conference of Women, Diane Keaton tanked, Robin Roberts scored and a high-school principal brought down the house.

Fair lets children and parents shop for high schools

published Sat, Oct 18 2014 00:36 GMT
For Stephanie and Gerald Wright of Philadelphia's Germantown section, the ideal high school for daughter Nyla would be a public school with rigorous programs in ... more

Teachers union goes to court to block School Reform Commission action

published Fri, Oct 17 2014 23:28 GMT
The Philadelphia Federation of Teachers filed several legal motions this week to, among other things, stay changes to healthcare plans imposed by the SRC.