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Jul 12, 2019

What Do You Want to Know About Funding Your Hustle?

What Do You Want to Know About Funding Your Hustle?

What do you want to know about funding your hustle in the Philly region? Ask us your questions and we'll do our best to answer them.

Jul 13, 2019

How to Get Out of Debt and Protect Your Credit

How to Get Out of Debt and Protect Your Credit

You asked and we answered. Debt, whether its medical or educational, affects millions of Americans across every demographic. As part of our ongoing Broke in Philly reporting, financial adviser Jamie Hopkins came...

Apr 4, 2019

Philly City Council, Business Community Tackle Poverty

Philly City Council, Business Community Tackle Poverty

After decades of persistent poverty rates in Philadelphia, city leaders are initiating a multi-pronged approach to tipping the scales towards a more equitable future.

Apr 4, 2019

Don't Have Photo ID? Philly Launches Local Option

Don't Have Photo ID? Philly Launches Local Option

Philadelphia began its municipal identification program Thursday, allowing homeless people, those living in the country illegally and minors to obtain photo ID cards.

Mar 5, 2019

Expanding Affordable Housing Rights Proposed in Philadelphia

Expanding Affordable Housing Rights Proposed in Philadelphia

Legislation to enhance protections and rights to affordable housing for low-income Philadelphians is being proposed in City Council.

Apr 2, 2019

What Would You Ask Local Candidates About Jobs in Philly?

What Would You Ask Local Candidates About Jobs in Philly?

Broke in Philly is fielding questions about jobs to ask city council and mayoral candidates. What would you ask them, given the chance?

Jan 21, 2019

Broke In Philly: About the Full City Challenge

Broke In Philly: About the Full City Challenge

The Full City Challenge, by Billy Penn and the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, aims to help community groups use food to strengthen communities by pairing them with money and expert assistance.

Dec 20, 2018

Kenney Signs Fair Workweek, 21st Century Minimum Wage Bills

Kenney Signs Fair Workweek, 21st Century Minimum Wage Bills

Mayor Jim Kenney signed into law legislation that will gradually raise the minimum wage for Philadelphia's city workers, as well as a bill that will guarantee predictable schedules for some 130,000 hourly...

Dec 12, 2018

Supporters Demand Funding for 'Heart' of Philly: Libraries

Supporters Demand Funding for 'Heart' of Philly: Libraries

Supporters of Philadelphia's Free Library system on Wednesday handed in petitions with more than 5,000 signatures to Mayor Jim Kenney and City Council members, seeking an increase in funding that would...

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Philly's Top Cop Resigns Over Handling of Harassment Claims
Philly's Top Cop Resigns Over Handling of Harassment Claims

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross, a three-decade veteran of the department who last week helped negotiate the surrender of a mass shooting suspect, abruptly resigned on Tuesday, the city's...

Nearly 300 Workers Laid Off at South Philly Refinery
Nearly 300 Workers Laid Off at South Philly Refinery

Some 280 union workers at a South Philadelphia refinery shut down since a June 21 explosion officially received pink slips Tuesday, surprising few but disheartening nonetheless, the union president said.

Woman Leaves 3 Kids in Car, Goes Gambling, Authorities Say
Woman Leaves 3 Kids in Car, Goes Gambling, Authorities Say

Authorities say a New Jersey woman left three young children alone in a car for two hours while she gambled at a Pennsylvania casino.

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Watch Carli Lloyd Hit a Looong Field Goal After Eagles Practice
Watch Carli Lloyd Hit a Looong Field Goal After Eagles Practice

Carli Lloyd was taking in Eagles practice Tuesday and then went out and booted a long field goal.

Home Invaders Target West Chester U. Students, Police Say
Home Invaders Target West Chester U. Students, Police Say

Police are searching for two men accused of targeting students in separate home invasions at off-campus apartments near West Chester University.