St. Laurentius School may be down but it’s not out. The Fishtown school is appealing the archdiocese’s plan to close it at the end of the school year.
Neighbors discussed a City Council proposal that could see bar hours throughout Philadelphia extended to 3 a.m. in a move to raise funds for Philly schools.
Imire Taylor has been playing with three jammed fingers this season, but that hasn’t stopped him from leading the Pioneers in scoring.
Community groups can get a $1,000 grant from Mark Squilla’s office to help afford neighborhood cleanups.
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In this week's edition of the Riverward Rant, columnist Joe Quigley looks at Mayor Michael Nutter and the government's ideas on taxing lifestyle choices.
Sister Mary E. Smith, principal Regina Craig and advisory board member Marie Gallagher prepared to formally appeal the archdiocesan decision to close the high school in June.