Solomon Jones writes about 2 children shot this past weekend. “Philadelphia’s black and brown community — my community — must do something.”
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The Larimer Beer Company hopes to hire residents from the City of Chester as they expand their footprint in the city.
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Schools in Kensington strive to be safe havens from violence and drug use, while also helping kids deal with the emotional trauma they carry inside.
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Nam Son Bakery closed this month. The shuttered shop has become a symbol of cultural displacement to the Vietnamese community.
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Many Camden, N.J. high school graduates who go off to HBCUs or private colleges out of state struggle mightily to afford to finish their degrees.
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The $28 million renovation moves the transit agency closer to meeting goals for accessibility and design.
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The research challenges electronic cigarette industry claims about health risks the devices pose.
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An elaborate embezzlement scheme involved funneling seniors’ funds through a shell company and a church where two of the three defendants were pastors.
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Even more than a typical shooting, a pair of horrific incidents involving small children this weekend could puncture the city’s sense of safety.
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College Affordability Act comes amid growing concern about impact on individuals — and the economy — of ever-growing student debt.
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An auto shop that erupted in a dramatic three-alarm blaze in West Philly was cited for serious fire code violations by the city two weeks ago.
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Almost a year after lines opened, residents will say the project remains a risk to public safety.
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Pilot Beverly Bass says “Come From Away” is actually “a 9/12 story” about what happened after about 7,000 passengers were stranded in a tiny town.
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The Archdioceses of Philadelphia acknowledges that its position on preservation is no longer as oppositional as it once was.
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