Thursday, October 8, 2015


NO ONE IS telling Superintendent William Hite he doesn't have the right to do his job. Part of a superintendent's job is looking at data and engaging with school communities, not doubling down on unproven initiatives.
THIS PAST WEEKEND, a U.S. airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan, against a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders, known around the globe as Medecins Sans Frontieres, or MSF, killed at least 22 people - doctors, nurses and patients, including three children.
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Special Section: Entrepreneurs around the Greater Philadelphia region are finding their moment, and creating the silver lining in a turbulent economy.
City Howl Help Desk tries to fix your problems

"It's Our Money" ( is a joint project of the Daily News and WHYY, funded by the William Penn Foundation, that looks at how city government spends our tax dollars. In order to demystify the process for citizens, we examined the 2004 contract details and consulted experts - like former city labor chief Thomas Paine Cronin - to help understand some of the key areas of pay and benefits. (PDF Format)


This beautiful & heartwarming color cartoon by Signe Wilkinson memorializes the unrivaled talent of Michael Jackson, who brought us the Moonwalk & five decades of number one hits.
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