Thursday, January 29, 2015


IN ITS January 27 editorial, the Daily News opposes the expansion of charter schools and cites a report by Public Citizens for Children and Youth to conclude that "many [charter schools] fall below the performance of district schools."
BY AGREEING to hear four same-sex marriage cases this term, the U.S. Supreme Court probably will settle the issue once and for all by the end of June. The battles in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee - the four states from which the cases under review come - are not simply about the rights of gay couples. They are about the meaning of marriage for all of us.
Thursday, 12 p.m.
Special Section: Entrepreneurs around the Greater Philadelphia region are finding their moment, and creating the silver lining in a turbulent economy.

"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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