At 12:01 Tuesday morning, members of the Transportantion Workers Union Local 234 — the largest union of SEPTA workers — began a strike after they were not able to reach a contract deal with SEPTA.
University City is the most expensive place to rent in Philadelphia this fall.
At 3:58 AM on Sunday Oct. 30, Penn Police responded to a report of armed robbery on Sansom Street, prompting a UPennAlert at 4:24 a.m.
Currently, the Pennsylvania Constitution requires judges to retire at the end of the year in which they turn 70, and so a “yes” decision would raise the retirement age by five years.
Penn Transit released a comprehensive contingency plan on Monday to accommodate faculty, staff and students who need to use public transportation now that SEPTA workers are on strike.
University of the Sciences and Thomas Jefferson University likely held an advantage over Penn graduates in terms of the ranking because of their science and technology focus.
Thursday will be the warmest at a high of 70 degrees.
Penn Dining retail offers a variety of products, ranging from dartboards, flyswatters and Advil to Coca Cola and hand-packed fruit cups.
On Saturday, expect mostly sunny conditions with a high of 70 degrees.
See all the crimes committed in the Penn Patrol Zone between Oct. 14 and Oct. 20.
An armed robbery occurred at 6:38 p.m. on Wednesday at 3441 Chestnut St., prompting a UPennAlert.
At that time, a robbery was reported in progress at the T-Mobile store, according to the Division of Public Safety. The suspect entered the store, indicated he had a gun and told the store clerk to open the cash register.
With only two weeks until Election Day, most major polls are showing Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton as the strong favorite for president.
Some buildings only require flashing the school ID — called an OWLcard — at a security guard to enter.
Two Penn student organizations — the Penn Hindu and Jain Association and its graduate school counterpart, Penn Rangoliare — are collaborating to hold the only Diwali event in Philadelphia that is open to the public.
Highs will be mostly in the 50's.
If a strike occurs, it could lead to public transit lines being suspended on Election Day, potentially depressing voter turnout.
Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine arrived around 8:30 p.m. from Pittsburgh to speak in Philadelphia.
A group of six volunteers come together to analyze data, develop reports, and interface with clients.
The free concert will be held on Nov. 5 in order to encourage people to go out on Election Day and vote.
Bring out your wands and house robes for a magic-filled weekend.