You have to hand it to Arlene Ackerman. She sure knows how to make a deal. No, the superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia was not responsible for the earthquake that rattled the East Coast one day after she was ousted from her cushy job, but she certainly did shake loose a whole lot of bucks for her departure.
Let there be light to help honor our fallen heroes
Fishtown’s Peter Prusinowski walked from Penn Treaty Park to Bartlesville, Oklahoma to commemorate the trail the Lenni Lenape Indians took.
The Office of Business Services is using the web and local directors to help spur business in a notoriously unfriendly business culture.
As City Council nears a deadline to remap district boundaries, residents weigh in at public hearings. Two more are scheduled.
Sometimes, it really is about who you know.
For his stage entry in Philly Fringe, Michael Tait has crafted a religious musical that isn’t quite G(od)-rated.
Growing up in Ocean City, Md., with parents who owned and operated their own theater company, Jennifer Hope Wills had a dream: To one day appear in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit, The Phantom of the Opera.
Jessica Brown’s background has convinced her of the value of school sports programs. That’s why she is bringing them to a performing-arts high school.
After 22 seasons, Archbishop Wood baseball coach Jim DiGuiseppe announced his retirement in June. Now his son is stepping up to the plate.