Every seat was filled in the courtroom during last week's closing arguments in the city's historic priest sex abuse trial.
With a plethora of reading materials and the virtual world at their fingertips, Philadelphians love their libraries, but city budget woes are writing some terrible tales of misery.
Significant enrollment declines force archdiocese to undertake a new round of school cuts.
Last week, the Catholic Archdiocese called for the closing of five high schools and 45 elementary schools. Representatives from St. Laurentius and St. George schools, both in the riverwards, vowed to appeal the decision.