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Pre-Kindergarten Expansion Approaches Full Enrollment

CITY HALL (CBS) — The mayor’s Office of Education said it is approaching full-enrollment for the pre-kindergarten expansion that started on January fourth.

Spokesperson for the office, Deana Gamble said 13-hundred of the two-thousand new seats are filled, and another 12-families have completed applications. 126 more words


From the busy streets of Austin to the congested alleys of Philadelphia, the LEAP Ambassadors found themselves immersed in the Philly spirit of brotherly love as they traveled to Philadelphia to begin their trip towards the Inauguration in Washington, DC. 1,722 more words


Can Joel Embiid lead the Philadelphia 76ers to the NBA Playoffs?

Written by: Tre LyDay – Staff Writer (@trelyday23)

This is really as good as it gets. After not playing a single NBA minute prior to this season, rookie center Joel Embiid has the once atrocious 76ers trending upwards. 386 more words


Nearly 200 Demonstrators In Philly Protest Trump's Inauguration

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Protests were scattered all across Philadelphia on Friday as demonstrators voiced their opposition to the election of Donald Trump as president.

One protest began with a few dozen students on the Temple University campus around 1:00 p.m. 460 more words


Small Group Gathers At National Constitution Center For Trump Inauguration

OLD CITY (CBS) — The National Constitution Center set up a viewing area for today’s inauguration of Donald Trump.

Some folks gathered here at the National Constitution Center to watch the Presidential Inauguration. 164 more words


Water Service Restored For Fishtown Residents Affected By Sinkhole

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)– Some relief for residents in Fishtown still dealing with that massive sinkhole.

Officials say the water main has been installed and service has been restored to residents on the block. 45 more words


76ers Will Look To Stay Hot Tonight As They Welcome Portland Trail Blazers To Town

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Brett Brown’s squad has won back-to-back games and seven of nine. With a record of 14-26, they have moved to within 5 1/2 games of the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. 124 more words

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