Where has our nation gone?
We were startled on Sunday when we opened an email from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia with a headline that told us of the imminent merger of Catholic parishes in “Upper” Northeast Philadelphia.
Keep tax dollars in public schools
Sometimes, when things get really convoluted, the smartest thing to do is to hit the reset button.
July 4th tradition continues in Lawncrest
I was encouraged to learn about Gov. Tom Corbett’s recent meeting with U.S Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. I was hoping he would see the error in his beliefs and decide to accept federal money for the expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Leave the rats alone
America needs traditional marriage
The National Football League measures just about everything when it comes to the super-size human beings who are invited to join the ranks of professional football.
This week’s cover story on the deep fracture between Philadelphia firefighters and Mayor Nutter originally was scheduled to be published on April 10. But the weekend before, Fire Capt. Michael Goodwin of Northeast Philadelphia lost his life when a roof collapsed beneath his feet as he battled a blaze in Queen Village.