Ante el peligro inminente de más despidos de maestros, menos recursos y un mayor número de estudiantes por clase en el Distrito Escolar de Filadelfia, el alcalde Michael Nutter y el senador estatal Anthony Williams aplaudieron los esfuerzos partidarios que han permitido el avance de la propuesta SB 944.
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La próxima semana podría estar ya terminado el proyecto de ley.
Pennsylvania holds the record number for inmates given life without parole when they were teenagers, sentences that the Supreme Court has deemed unconstitutional — for those tried after 2012.
all politicians can hide their true feelings, especially Representative
Angel Cruz and his opponent Quetcy Lozada (both running for the 180th
Legislative District). Check out our list of their unguarded moments
from the AL DÍA Conversation Series Political Forum:
Mayor Nutter announced the performers for the Wawa Welcome America Philly 4th of July Jam in Philadelphia on the morning of May 5th. Performers include Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, Jennifer Hudson, Aloe Blacc, Vicci Martinez and The Roots.
Street Spring Festival returns to the South Street Headhouse District
on May 3.The free festival will feature nine hours of music, food, drinks, arts,
shopping, family activities and the Philly's largest May Pole.
April 13, the Horticulture Center in Fairmount Park held the "Sakura
Sunday" event as part of the 2014 Cherry Blossom Festival of
Philadelphia. Guests celebrated Japanese culture through various activities.
University held 'Celebration of Globalization 2014' event on April 11
that showcased the diversity that characterizes Philadelphia and Temple
Flavors of the Avenue returns to East Passyunk on April 26th. Enjoy signature dishes and drinks from over 25 restaurants in South Philadelphia's largest outdoor food and drink festival.
Michael A. Nutter officially proclaimed April 2014 Philadelphia Jazz
Appreciation Month during a press conference on April 3. During the
kick-off celebration, Mayor Nutter honored Philadelphia-born jazz legend
and saxophonist Benny Golson.
AL DÍA photographer Samantha Madera showcases her love for photographing spring flowers in the city of Philadelphia.
This winter, the Philadelphia region has endured many snowstorms, making this winter the second snowiest winter in the city's recorded history.
During a recent City Council committee hearing, the bills to add electronic cigarettes to Philadelphia's smoke-free law and ban their sales to minors were approved.
On March 1, the 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show kicked off its new theme, "ARTiculture," a mashup of art and horticulture that features original pieces inspired by famous art.
SEPTA officials are considering restoring weekend late-night service on the Broad Street and Market-Frankford lines, due to the rise in Philadelphia nightlife.
Philadelphia Museum of Art is currently showing the first United States
exhibition in four decades of Canadian experimental artist Michael Snow
in "Michael Snow: Photo-Centric."
For some, Valentine's Day can not go unnoticed without a gift for that special someone or to share with friends. AL DÍA found some bakeries and chocolate shops in Philadelphia that offer ideal gifts for this February 14th.
Mexican Cultural Center celebrated Three Kings' Day at Philadelphia
Magic Gardens last Saturday, January 4th. Guests participated in
traditions and crafts to honor the visit of the three wise men.
City officials and media react differently to "rowdy" parades in Philadelphia.
Desde que llegó a la ciudad hace diez años, Luz Jiménez desarrolló la visión de su propio negocio y éxito a base de mucho trabajo. Ahora cuenta con la popular taquería 'Los Gallos', aunque el éxito le ha costado bastante.