April 12, 2016
5 RBIs for Amber Moscoe, a Haverford freshman, against Garnet Valley. 33 Home runs hit by West Chester Rustin senior Caela Abadie, a Pennsylvania record. 1,027 Career strikeouts for Avon Grove senior pitcher Maggie Balint.
April 8, 2016 |
The number of unemployed people in the wider region - Philadelphia, surrounding counties in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and parts of Delaware and Maryland - grew by 800 in February to 150,200, while the unemployment rate stayed the same, at 4.8 percent, the U.S. Labor Department reported Wednesday. Breaking it into smaller regions, the number of unemployed people rose by 600 to 30,900 in Camden, Gloucester and Burlington counties, with the rate climbing from 4.7 percent to 4.8 percent.
April 1, 2016 |
Remember all the hoo-hah about Tidal, the streaming service owned by some of music's wealthiest performers, which was going to revolutionize the flailing industry and make sure artists got paid? TMZ.com reports that Jay Z is suing the former owners and execs of Tidal for $15 million, claiming they inflated their subscription numbers like a Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon. According to reports, Jay Z was told the streaming service had 540,000 subscribers but now believes the number was much lower.
March 26, 2016 |
Sister Kimberly Kessler has learned the solitary truth about the path she has chosen. She has prayed, studied, and served with the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer in Huntingdon Valley for eight years, with two more to go before taking her final vows. She already has outlasted three other aspirants, who gave up along the way. At age 39 one of the youngest nuns in a community of just 18, she sometimes worries about a future with a dwindling group of sisters to carry on the mission. In Kessler, the predicament of religious life crystallizes.