As Camden County seeks to expand its police force beyond the city of Camden, the only place it patrols now, a hurdle has emerged: Most of the county's 36 other municipalities want no part of it.
Their classmates may be at the pool or on the beach this summer, but seven Hill School students plan to be in Turkey, volunteering at a Syrian refugee camp.
A 2014 federal audit of 20 government-subsidized child-care facilities in Pennsylvania found 17 of them had serious health and safety hazards, administrative violations, or performed incomplete background checks.
It was the first time a former prisoner of war had delivered the Memorial Day keynote address at the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans monument. But Ralph W. Galati did not want it to be about himself.
A 19-year-old man was shot to death in the Elmwood neighborhood of Philadelphia Monday night, according to the police. Officials said the man was shot at 10:09 p.m. on the 6400 block of Elmwood Avenue and taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 10:30 p.m.