Justin Auciello has the latest on the nor’easter that’s bearing down on the Jersey and Delaware shores. Aaron Moselle reports on how the Philadelphia Housing Authority has stayed open despite the Federal government shutdown. Kevin McCorry visits a Philadelphia public school during “leveling week,” when they endure more changes. Dave Heller and NJSpotlight’s John Mooney discuss the New Jersey gubernatorial and senatorial debates. On this week’s The Short Answer, Maiken Scott and Taunya English look at a wrinkle in the rule about adult children staying on their parents’ health insurance. NewsWorks theatre blogger Howard Shapiro reviews In The Heights, at the Walnut Street Theatre.