The 5 at 4: An afternoon roundup of five of today’s biggest stories from around the Philadelphia region:
- Philadelphia is pitching three sites to Amazon for the company’s HQ2. Jacob Adelman tells you where they are.
- Michaelle Bond and Joseph N. DiStefano lock down all the details about the area’s new $400 million prison, the State Correctional Institute at Phoenix.
- Storm chaser Anthony R. Wood says Tropical Storm Jose may gust across the New Jersey and Delaware coastlines next week.
- Harold Brubaker explains why a partnership over SaladWorks didn’t work.
- For the first time in 27 years, Pennsylvania’s Board of Pardons could commute the sentence of a female lifer. Samantha Melamed has the story.