Funding

Development

$76 million Chinatown tower another step closer to development

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Events

Annual Manayunk bike race canceled for 2017

Philadelphia International Cycling Classic

Transportation

Philly 'in line' to get $2.8 million for bike, other alternative transportation projects

Shopping Indego through Philly

Transportation

Tolls along Pennsylvania Turnpike will rise starting Sunday

Pennsylvania Turnpike

NEA

Drexel to get $150K grant to research impact of arts on long-term stress

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Business

$6 million fund to be available to digital health startups in Philly area

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Investigations

Five charged for allegedly filing for relief funds intended for Superstorm Sandy victims

Hurricane Sandy

Development

$76 million project to reconnect Chinatown neighborhood moving forward

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Grants

State awards $3 million for LGBT-friendly affordable housing in Philly

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Higher Education

Temple professor: Don't blame new buildings for higher tuition

Temple Stadium Site

Higher Education

Temple to faculty: We're not 'in bad shape'

Neil Theobald

Higher Education

Penn grants student-led mental health group, Penn Wellness, $8,000 annual budget

Jared Fenton

Sports

Nonprofit launches to help fund Camden youth sports programs

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Politics

Nutter: Federally funded programs should prove they work

Former Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter

Police

N.J. pledges $2.5 million for police body cameras

Police Body Cameras

Odd News

After rogue balloon in Pennsylvania, Army may nix blimp program

Politics

Philadelphia should get $50 million for Democratic National Convention

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Schools

Superintendent: Philly schools may run out of money by January

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

Politics

WATCH: Sestak releases trio of Veterans Day videos

Joe Sestak web video

Schools

City council, school district announce fiscal oversight agreement

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Education

Chester Upland teachers to receive paychecks

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Fire Department

FEMA awards Philadelphia Fire Department $22.9 million grant

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Budget

Budget deadlines loom in PA and New Jersey

Chris Christie

Education

New funding for Philadelphia schools still in limbo

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

Jobs

New money announced for teen summer jobs

Youth Jobs

Education

Pie chart: Philadelphia School District tax revenue sources

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Animals

Hero K-9 receives lifesaving operation thanks to dedicated fund

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Courts

Delco sues phone companies for underfunding 911 services

Delaware County Council

Transportation

On the right track

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Politics

Pentagon announces end to N.J. veterans mental health hotline

Education

Grassroots group sees vast potential for Kensington school

Ron Reilly

Infrastructure

For second year, Pa. leads nation in structurally deficient bridges

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Odd News

New York teachers deliver 1,000 apples to Gov. Cuomo

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Animals

Group launches K-9 fund for ailing service dogs

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Religion

World Meeting of Families raises $30 million toward $45 million goal

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Transportation

N.J. red light cameras contributed to $150 million in fines

Police

Technology

Google invested $1 billion in SpaceX

SpaceX