Allison Steele writes about Camden’s schools, government and businesses. Most importantly, she writes about the city’s residents. She is a former crime reporter who covered the Camden and Philadelphia police departments for the Inquirer. A Philly native, she has been with the Inquirer since 2008.
0 CommentsA week after a shooter entered Sandy Hook Elementary School and gunned down 20 children and six adults, the National Rifle Association announced... Read more
0 CommentsInstead of celebrating Christmas with their families this year, thousands of Camdenites will be behind bars, in county jails or state prisons... Read more
0 CommentsThe plan to transfer the 16-acre plot where the Riverfront State Prison once stood to the state Economic Development Authority is one signature... Read more
0 CommentsSince adopting the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s national policy for healthier school meals earlier this year, the Camden School District... Read more
0 CommentsCamden Mayor Dana L. Redd will be hosting the 3rd Annual City of Camden Holiday Celebration starting at 4:30 p.m. today at Fountain Park on... Read more
0 CommentsMy story in today’s Inquirer looks at the recent flurry of naming of buildings throughout the city, in particular the Theodore “Teddy”... Read more
0 CommentsIt’s not quite a winter wonderland yet (hello, 60-degree weather!) but the Camden District Council Collaborative Board is hosting its... Read more