25 Philadelphia schoolchildren will be among the thousands of journalists expected to cover the Democratic National Convention (DNC) this July.
Mayor Kenney signed a soda tax into law on Monday, June 20, making Philadelphia the second city in the United States to instate such a measure.
The conviction marks a dark end to the career of one of the region’s longest-serving members of Congress.
The federal corruption trial of U.S. House of Representative Chaka Fattah is continued the week of May 31 - June 3.
Next month, Philadelphia will host the Democratic National Convention — and some Penn students are helping make that happen.
Two Muslim holidays, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, will be added to the district’s official school calendar.