Friday, December 19, 2014

Tuesday's DN: City Inmates Put Down Roots For Skills

Inmates at the city's House of Corrections put down roots in a 4-year-old program to teach them new skills.

Tuesday's DN: City Inmates Put Down Roots For Skills

Inmates at the city's House of Corrections put down roots in a 4-year-old program to teach them new skills.

The city continues to push forward with plans to make the Schuylkill and Delaware riverfronts places where residents can enjoy themselves.

Cops in the city report finding 26 firearms at a meth lab while questions are being asked in Darby about how a gun purchased by a city councilwoman wound up left behind in a rental car returned by a convicted felon.

And a SEPTA employee hangs onto his job in the wake of a conviction for fraud.

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Chris Brennan, a native Philadelphian and graduate of Temple University, joined the Daily News in 1999. He has written about SEPTA, the Philadelphia School District, the legalization of casino gambling, state government, the mayor, the governor, City Council and political campaigns. E-mail tips to brennac@phillynews.com
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Jenny DeHuff is a 2005 graduate of the University of Rhode Island, where she cut her teeth in journalism. A South Philly transplant from New England, she joined the Daily News City Hall Bureau in 2013. For the past several years, she has worked as an investigative reporter exposing corruption in suburban politics, covering sometimes ghastly criminal court cases and following the people’s money and how its spent. In addition to being a dogged news hound, she enjoys reading and writing about travel, animals, Irish whiskey and aviation. E-mail tips to dehuffj@phillynews.com
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