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Tweet Glassboro first graders win Philadelphia Zoo’s endangered animal contestThe Star-LedgerGLASSBORO — A first-grade class at Bullock Elementary School won $1,250 after taking first place in the Philadelphia Zoo’s Unless Contest, which draws on the lessons of Dr. Seuss’s classic book “The Lorax” to engage students in environmental issues … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet ABC NewsWorkers, employers and travelers in the Philadelphia area have been forced to make contingency plans as a commuter rail strike adds to the region’s summer transportation woes. Four hundred workers at the Southeast Pennsylvania Transportation …Philadelphia commuter rail workers go on strikeChron.comHundreds of rail workers on strike in PhiladelphiaCNNPhiladelphia Rail Workers Go on StrikeWall Street Journal all 263 news articles …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet ABC NewsFour hundred workers at a Philadelphia-area regional rail system went on strike Saturday morning, shutting down 13 train lines that carry commuters to the suburbs and Philadelphia International Airport. The strike began after negotiations between the …Philadelphia region braces for potential rail strikeSalt Lake TribuneMeeting Aims to Avert Philadelphia Transit StrikeWall Street JournalPhiladelphia-area transit, unions negotiate as strike threat loomsBusiness InsiderPhiladelphia Business Journalall 196...

Tweet New York TimesThe crash killed all seven people aboard, including Lewis Katz, a philanthropist and co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer. According to the report, the elevators, the movable panels on the tail that help push the nose up or down, were positioned to …Feds suggest check not done before fatal jet crash that killed Philadelphia …NorthJersey.comPreliminary Report Suggests Pilot Error in Katz CrashNBC 10 Philadelphia all 142 news articles …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google...

Tweet Hillary Clinton Book Tour Stops In PhiladelphiaNBC 10 PhiladelphiaHillary Rodham Clinton fans got a few moments with the former Secretary of State in Philadelphia today. Clinton is in town signing copies of her new memoir “Hard Choices,” which outlines her 4-year tenure as Secretary of State. Supporters stood in a …Hillary Clinton In Philadelphia For Book-Signing At Free LibraryCBS LocalHillary Clinton holds ‘Hard Choices’ book signing in Philadelphia (Photo Gallery)The Star-Ledger all...

Tweet Hillary Clinton In Philadelphia For Book-Signing At Free LibraryCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – One thousand people lined up today in the steamy sunshine at the Free Library of Philadelphia, on Logan Circle, to have Hillary Clinton sign a copy of her new book (see related story). Clinton took no questions from the press …Hillary Clinton in Philly to Sign Book, Meet SupportersNBC 10 PhiladelphiaHillary Clinton holds ‘Hard Choices’ book signing in Philadelphia (Photo Gallery)The Star-Ledger all 1,144...

Tweet Cubs-Phillies PreviewESPNPhiladelphia (28-36) is on the verge of its longest winning streak of the season after taking all three matchups against lowly San Diego by a 15-5 margin. The Phillies, who had previously dropped eight of nine, haven’t won four in a row since a five …Chicago Cubs (26-38) at Philadelphia Phillies (28-36), 7:05 pm (ET)MiamiHerald.comCubs Game Notes For Friday @ PhiladelphiaWGNtv.comPhiladelphia Phillies vs. Chicago Cubs Series PreviewThat Balls Outta Here all 15 news articles ...

Tweet Philly.com (blog)What day is it? It’s Friday of course, but today isn’t your typical end-of-theweek day either, it’s Friday the 13th. With only one occurrence of this eerie day in 2014, we honor all the strange and not so travelled to places that you can visit in the … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Mayor makes rounds to four growing Philadelphia startupsPhiladelphia Business Journal“You’re bringing people to the city, creating this entrepreneurial, startup, tech savvy hub that Philadelphia is and will continue to grow.” Nutter continued by saying it’s the city’s job to make sure it’s supporting entrepreneurs as much as possible … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet New Philadelphia region marketing campaign to showcase three Bucks County …Bucks Local NewsDOYLESTOWN – Bristol Borough, New Hope Borough and Doylestown Borough will be spotlighted in the Towns of the Philadelphia Countryside, a new marketing program showcasing the “charming, small-town experiences found beyond Center City … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Washington PostPHILADELPHIA — Last-ditch negotiations are scheduled to try to avert a walkout that could halt commuter trains serving the Philadelphia area this weekend. Federal mediators have asked the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority to meet …Meeting Aims to Avert Philadelphia Transit StrikeWall Street JournalPhiladelphia’s SEPTA Suburban Rail Is Great, but It Has an Employee ProblemNext CityStrike Looms: Will SEPTA Regional Rail Stop?NBC 10 Philadelphia all 87 news articles …read...

Tweet CBS LocalOn a scale of 1 (very dissatisfied) to 5 (very satisfied), Philadelphia’s average for overall employment satisfaction was 3.2. Satisfaction with compensation and benefits was even lower, at 3.1. The most satisfied employees live in San Jose, CA … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Rookie Josh Huff working to make impactESPN (blog)Even without the likes of DeSean Jackson and Jason Avant, there are plenty of weapons at wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles. Josh Huff is aiming to be right in that mix. Huff was the first University of Oregon player taken by Eagles coach Chip … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Philly.comThe next time Lorie Surnitsky drives by what she calls her “gateway” to Philadelphia, she’ll see two brand-new American flags flying high. On Thursday afternoon, the pair of torn and tattered flags displayed over the 2100 Parkway Apartments was … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Actor, comedian and former Saturday Night Live star Colin Quinn is hitting the stage in Philadelphia for a one-man show that takes a look at the U.S. Constitution. Titled ‘Unconstitutional’, the one man show takes a satirical look … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA — Authorities say a man and a woman are facing charges after a first-grader took 11 packets of heroin to a Philadelphia school. School officials say 20 students at Barry Elementary School in the city’s Cobbs Creek section were taken to a …2 charged over heroin found in Philadelphia schoolAmarillo.com20 Students Taken To Hospital After First Grader Brings Heroin To Cobbs Creek …CBS LocalFirst Grader Brings Heroin to School in PhiladelphiaComplex.com all 260 news articles ...

Tweet Fox NewsIn this Thursday, June 5, 2014 photo shown is a star on the recently conserved George Washington’s flag, which flew to denote his presence at various battles during the war against Britain, at the Museum of the American Revolution’s facility near …Washington’s flag awaits museum’s 2016 openingNews & Observer all 5 news articles …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet City Council Approves Using $120 Million In Sales Tax To Help Philadelphia …CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – On Thursday, City Council followed up on its promise: It approved using $120 million in sales tax proceeds to fund Philadelphia schools. But the push for funding continues. The School District is facing a $216 million deficit, and …Parents, Teachers Rally Outside City Council MeetingNBC 10 PhiladelphiaKids vs. politicsPhiladelphia Public School Notebook (blog) all 14 news articles …read...

Tweet CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Everyone has those people on Instagram: The ones who post 10 selfies a day, or share only photos of “inspirational” quotes set over stock art. But whether you’re sick of scrolling through dozens of baby snaps or griping over … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia Parking Authority, a state-run agency that also regulates taxicab operations in the city of Philadelphia, today approved new rules that would provide medallions for wheelchair-accessible taxis, and rules for cab … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...