Old School

Tommy The Daily News cops reporter ties an elegiac toe tag around the career of long-time Inquirer roundhouse reporter Thomas J. Gibbons Jr.

In the Philadelphia Weekly, from which this picture of the sartorially splendid gent comes.

The City Paper puts a "30'' at the end of Daily News crime writer Kurt Heine's reign. And the Weekly notes the singular time-exposure of DN's shooter Elmwood P. Smith's 60 years.

ping: Akwa Ibom to revive boarding schools -->
Posted 11/24/2005 10:29:37 PM

THE Akwa Ibom State Secondary Education Board is to reactivate boarding facilities in its 237 public secondary schools. The chairman of the board, Chief Udoisim Uboh, disclosed this on Tuesday in Uyo when he addressed zonal supervisors and principals o...