Thirteen alleged members of the “Sevens” gang have been charged with crimes including kidnapping, sex trafficking, child pornography and murder.
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The proposal would close all cyber charters in Pennsylvania by the 2020-21 school year.
The union representing Philadelphia public school teachers says it will sue the school district over its handling of asbestos, lead and mold problems that has shuttered schools and sparked a backlash from parents.
The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections plans to shutter Retreat in light of the state’s rapidly declining inmate population and a $140 million hole in the agency’s budget.
The so-called “access” gap in Pennsylvania is among the nation’s largest, according to two studies that use a data set released by the federal government in 2018.
The 2020 Census is reaching out to trusted community groups in the midstate to help include as many people as possible in the count, and libraries hope to play a role
A grassroots collective of Puerto Ricans in Philadelphia is asking for donations of 1,500 emergency preparedness backpacks that will be sent to local nonprofits in areas on the island hit hardest by the quakes.