Story Archive February 27 2013

Events (February 27, 2013)

The determined DIVAs of Memphis Street Academy

On a sprawling stage inside the school that once had a reputation as one of the worst places in Philadelphia to get an education, a young girl joins 15 of her classmates in baring her soul.

Reunions (February 27, 2013)

Trips (February 27, 2013)

‘New Kensington Parents’ group fights for schools in 19125

When Jorge Santana moved to Fishtown two years ago, he said he was struck by what he perceived as the lack of many quality schools in the neighborhood. 

College 101 — Step by step

— At Northeast High School, 31 seniors are getting extra help with college applications, thanks to a new program that is being offered in collaboration with Philadelphia Futures.

River Ward events for the week of Feb. 27


Ride ends for Ragdoll seniors in Catholic semis

Holding the mighty Archbishop Wood girls basketball team to just 34 points is usually a cause worth celebrating.