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Kentucy Derby Winner 'California Chrome' Warms Up For Pennsylvania Race

By Paul Kurtz

BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) — “California Chrome,” winner of this year’s Kentucky Derby and Preakness, is getting acquainted with the track at Parx Racing in Bensalem as he gets ready for Saturday’s… 154 more words

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CHOP Partners With City Officials For 'First-Of-Its-Kind' Project

By Paul Kurtz

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Nutter administration are partnering to build a multipurpose facility in South Philadelphia that creates an innovative approach to improving public health in a variety of ways . 227 more words

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End Of An Era For Beloved Toy Store In Chestnut Hill

By Paul Kurtz

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — These are the final days of a landmark toy store in the Chestnut Hill section of the city. O’Doodles will close its doors at the end of the month. 203 more words

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New Smartphone App Gives Kids 'Keyboard Courage' Against Cyberbullies

By Paul Kurtz

HADDONFIELD, N.J. (CBS) — Students at Haddonfield High School are trying out a new smartphone app designed to fight all forms of cyber abuse. 150 more words

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Phila. Charter School Orchestrates Street Protest Over Disputed Growth

By Paul Kurtz

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Students, teachers, and administrators at a North Philadelphia charter school  shut down a block of Girard Avenue this morning to protest what they say is the impending shutdown of their school. 173 more words

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Merck's New Drug Seen As Breakthrough in Cancer Treatment

By Paul Kurtz

WEST POINT, Pa. (CBS) — Area oncologists are hailing the FDA’s approval of a new cancer drug developed by Merck, which has a large facility in Montgomery County. 142 more words

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Deal Averts Sale Of Historic Seaside Heights Carousel

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The 82-year-old carousel on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, will not be going up for sale after all. 384 more words

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